Friday, March 28, 2014

Prospect morning NYCAS; RTHA video

From Tom Stephenson.

Hi Peter,

Today we had a walk for NYC Audubon in the Park. It was actually really nice out, not too cold, and we just beat the rain.

Here's our list. Highlights were:
Red-necked Grebe near 3 sisters, Rusty Blackbird in ravine, Yellow-rumped Warbler in lullwater area, over 20 Wood Duck, nice pair of Ring-necked Ducks, Eastern Phoebe, at least 6 Hooded Mergansers....

Best regards,

Pied-billed Grebe
Red-necked Grebe
Canada Goose
Mute Swan
Wood Duck
Northern Shoveler
Ring-necked Duck
Hooded Merganser
Red-breasted Merganser
Ruddy Duck
Red-tailed Hawk
American Coot
Ring-billed Gull
Herring Gull
Rock Dove
Mourning Dove
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
Downy Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
Eastern Phoebe
Black-capped Chickadee
Tufted Titmouse
White-breasted Nuthatch
Carolina Wren
American Robin
European Starling
Cedar Waxwing
Yellow-rumped Warbler
Fox Sparrow
Song Sparrow
Swamp Sparrow
White-throated Sparrow
Dark-eyed Junco
Northern Cardinal
Red-winged Blackbird
Common Grackle
Rusty Blackbird
American Goldfinch
House Sparrow


From Mike Elliot, phone pics  video of Red Tailed Hawk ( zoomed in )