Saturday, September 20, 2014

Fwd: Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Sep 20, 2014

Rafael Campos

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From: ticornis@
Sent: Sat, Sep 20, 2014 8:54 am
Subject: Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Sep 20, 2014

No much activity, but at least I saw 7 sps of warblers.  But the winner was 1 Philadelphia Vireo, seen near the Lullwater Cove.  The most activity spot was the Peninsula.  The rest of the park was so quiet.

Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Kings, US-NY
Sep 20, 2014 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Protocol: Traveling
3.5 kilometer(s)
28 species

Canada Goose (Branta canadensis)  X
Mute Swan (Cygnus olor)  7
Wood Duck (Aix sponsa)  2    Upper Pool.
Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos)  X
Double-crested Cormorant (Phalacrocorax auritus)  2
Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis)  3
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) (Columba livia (Feral Pigeon))  X
Chimney Swift (Chaetura pelagica)  2    Flyover Vale of Cashmere.
Ruby-throated Hummingbird (Archilochus colubris)  1    Midwood, visiting Jewel Weed flowers. Pictures taken.
Red-bellied Woodpecker (Melanerpes carolinus)  2
Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted) (Colaptes auratus auratus/luteus)  3
Philadelphia Vireo (Vireo philadelphicus)  1    Seen by the Lullwater Cove.
Red-eyed Vireo (Vireo olivaceus)  3
Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata)  4
American Robin (Turdus migratorius)  8
Gray Catbird (Dumetella carolinensis)  5
European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris)  X
Northern Waterthrush (Parkesia noveboracensis)  1    Midwood (horse trail).
Black-and-white Warbler (Mniotilta varia)  1    Peninsula.
American Redstart (Setophaga ruticilla)  3    Peninsula.
Black-throated Blue Warbler (Setophaga caerulescens)  1    Midwood.
Palm Warbler (Yellow) (Setophaga palmarum hypochrysea)  2    Peninsula.
Pine Warbler (Setophaga pinus)  1    Peninsula.
Black-throated Green Warbler (Setophaga virens)  1    Peninsula.

Northern Cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis)  2
Common Grackle (Quiscalus quiscula)  2
Baltimore Oriole (Icterus galbula)  1
House Sparrow (Passer domesticus)  X

Brooklyn is great birding!!