Monday, May 12, 2014

Fwd: Fwd: eBird Report - Prospect Park, May 12, 2014

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To: Peter Dorosh
Sent: Mon, May 12, 2014 9:59 am
Subject: Fwd: eBird Report - Prospect Park, May 12, 2014

Short, slow walk around w friend who is a beginner birder. Some good warblers. Nice morning!


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Date: Mon, May 12, 2014 at 1:41 PM
Subject: eBird Report - Prospect Park, May 12, 2014

Prospect Park, Kings, US-NY
May 12, 2014 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Protocol: Traveling
3.0 kilometer(s)
Comments:     Parkside to upper Lullwater to Ravine to Pools. Sunny, warm.
54 species (+1 other taxa)

Canada Goose (Branta canadensis)  X
Mute Swan (Cygnus olor)  X
Wood Duck (Aix sponsa)  8     1 female w 5 ducklings + another bonded pair on Upper Pool.
Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos)  X
Green Heron (Butorides virescens)  2     on nest
Black-crowned Night-Heron (Nycticorax nycticorax)  1
Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis)  2
Spotted Sandpiper (Actitis macularius)  2     Lullwater & Lower Pool
Solitary Sandpiper (Tringa solitaria)  1     Binnen Pond
Mourning Dove (Zenaida macroura)  X
Chimney Swift (Chaetura pelagica)  X
Red-bellied Woodpecker (Melanerpes carolinus)  1
Downy Woodpecker (Picoides pubescens)  X
Eastern Wood-Pewee (Contopus virens)  1
Empidonax sp. (Empidonax sp.)  X
Blue-headed Vireo (Vireo solitarius)  2
Warbling Vireo (Vireo gilvus)  1
Red-eyed Vireo (Vireo olivaceus)  2
Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata)  X
Barn Swallow (Hirundo rustica)  X
Tufted Titmouse (Baeolophus bicolor)  X
Wood Thrush (Hylocichla mustelina)  X
American Robin (Turdus migratorius)  X
Gray Catbird (Dumetella carolinensis)  X
European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris)  X
Ovenbird (Seiurus aurocapilla)  2
Northern Waterthrush (Parkesia noveboracensis)  2
Black-and-white Warbler (Mniotilta varia)  5
Prothonotary Warbler (Protonotaria citrea)  1     Upper Pool back side
Tennessee Warbler (Oreothlypis peregrina)  1
Common Yellowthroat (Geothlypis trichas)  6
American Redstart (Setophaga ruticilla)  4
Northern Parula (Setophaga americana)  2
Magnolia Warbler (Setophaga magnolia)  5
Bay-breasted Warbler (Setophaga castanea)  1     Ambergill
Blackburnian Warbler (Setophaga fusca)  1
Yellow Warbler (Setophaga petechia)  2
Chestnut-sided Warbler (Setophaga pensylvanica)  3
Blackpoll Warbler (Setophaga striata)  3
Black-throated Blue Warbler (Setophaga caerulescens)  2
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Setophaga coronata)  2
Black-throated Green Warbler (Setophaga virens)  1
Canada Warbler (Cardellina canadensis)  1
Wilson's Warbler (Cardellina pusilla)  3
Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia)  X
Swamp Sparrow (Melospiza georgiana)  X
White-throated Sparrow (Zonotrichia albicollis)  X
Scarlet Tanager (Piranga olivacea)  1
Northern Cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis)  X
Indigo Bunting (Passerina cyanea)  1
Red-winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus)  X
Common Grackle (Quiscalus quiscula)  X
Brown-headed Cowbird (Molothrus ater)  X
Orchard Oriole (Icterus spurius)  X
House Sparrow (Passer domesticus)  X

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This report was generated automatically by eBird v3 (


From Kathy
date = 2014/05/12
site = Prospect Park
observers = Kathy Toomey, Bobbi M, Maureen M, Mike E and others 
Blue-headed Vireo 
Swainson's Thrush 
Gray Catbird 
Yellow Warbler 
Tennessee Warbler 
American Redstart 
Black-and-white Warbler 
Blackpoll Warbler Male and female
Canada Warbler 
Black-throated Green Warbler 
Bay-breasted Warbler Male and female
Black-throated Blue Warbler 
Common Yellowthroat 
Northern Parula 
Magnolia Warbler 
Nashville Warbler 
Northern Waterthrush 
Yellow-rumped Warbler 
Blackburnian Warbler 
Wilson's Warbler 
Scarlet Tanager 
Indigo Bunting 
Baltimore Oriole 
American Goldfinch 


Peter Dorosh, with Ryan Bass, Jim Muchmore
Prospect Park, Kings, US-NY
May 12, 2014 6:19 AM - 1:06 PM
Protocol: Traveling
2.0 mile(s)
Comments:     Lookout Hill to Peninsula to Lullwater to Midwood and exit
@Fallkill...<br />Submitted from BirdLog NA for iOS, version 1.7.1
65 species

Canada Goose  X
Wood Duck  6     Upper pool...
Mallard  X
Double-crested Cormorant  3     Flyover...
Snowy Egret  2     Flyover...
Green Heron  1     Binnen Bridge...
Red-tailed Hawk  1
Spotted Sandpiper  1     Peninsula...
Mourning Dove  X
Yellow-billed Cuckoo  1     Spotted by Keir, Lookout Hill...
Chimney Swift  15     Swarming above a hatch out...
Red-bellied Woodpecker  2
Downy Woodpecker  1
Hairy Woodpecker  2
Northern Flicker  1
Eastern Kingbird  6
White-eyed Vireo  1
Blue-headed Vireo  2
Warbling Vireo  7
Red-eyed Vireo  11
Blue Jay  4
Barn Swallow  3
Black-capped Chickadee  1
White-breasted Nuthatch  1
House Wren  2
Carolina Wren  1
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher  3
Veery  2
Swainson's Thrush  2
Wood Thrush  1
American Robin  X
Gray Catbird  X
European Starling  X
Ovenbird  9
Northern Waterthrush  11
Blue-winged Warbler  1
Black-and-white Warbler  16
Prothonotary Warbler  1     Continuing bird, Upper Pool middle gate - across
from dog beach...
Common Yellowthroat  25
American Redstart  30
Northern Parula  13
Magnolia Warbler  19
Bay-breasted Warbler  3     Lookout Hill, multiple observers - (2) Male, (1)
Female type...
Blackburnian Warbler  5     Brilliant eye level views on path between MD
Monument and Nethermead...
Yellow Warbler  5
Chestnut-sided Warbler  2
Blackpoll Warbler  4
Black-throated Blue Warbler  11
Yellow-rumped Warbler  6
Black-throated Green Warbler  9
Canada Warbler  7     Good number for PP...
Wilson's Warbler  4     Good number for PP...
Eastern Towhee  2
Song Sparrow  1
White-throated Sparrow  X
Scarlet Tanager  2
Northern Cardinal  X
Rose-breasted Grosbeak  1
Indigo Bunting  4
Red-winged Blackbird  X
Common Grackle  X
Brown-headed Cowbird  2
Baltimore Oriole  5
American Goldfinch  X
House Sparrow  X

This report was generated automatically by eBird v3 (