Friday, September 26, 2014

Fwd: Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Sep 26, 2014

From Rafael

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From: ticornis@
Sent: Fri, Sep 26, 2014 2:17 pm
Subject: Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Sep 26, 2014

Despite the late start, during my walk around the park, I saw 10 sps of warblers.  Most of them at the Peninsula.

Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Kings, US-NY
Sep 26, 2014 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Protocol: Traveling
3.0 kilometer(s)
37 species

Canada Goose (Branta canadensis)  X
Mute Swan (Cygnus olor)  8
Wood Duck (Aix sponsa)  3
Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos)  X
Pied-billed Grebe (Podilymbus podiceps)  1
Double-crested Cormorant (Phalacrocorax auritus)  1
Black-crowned Night-Heron (Nycticorax nycticorax)  1
Sharp-shinned Hawk (Accipiter striatus)  1
Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis)  2
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) (Columba livia (Feral Pigeon))  X
Mourning Dove (Zenaida macroura)  1
Belted Kingfisher (Megaceryle alcyon)  1
Red-bellied Woodpecker (Melanerpes carolinus)  4
Downy Woodpecker (Picoides pubescens)  1
Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted) (Colaptes auratus auratus/luteus)  1
Eastern Phoebe (Sayornis phoebe)  1
Red-eyed Vireo (Vireo olivaceus)  4
Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata)  7
Black-capped Chickadee (Poecile atricapillus)  1
Ruby-crowned Kinglet (Regulus calendula)  2    1 Lullwater Cove; 1 Peninsula.
Swainson's Thrush (Catharus ustulatus)  3
American Robin (Turdus migratorius)  7
Gray Catbird (Dumetella carolinensis)  11
European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris)  X
Ovenbird (Seiurus aurocapillus) 2
Common Yellowthroat (Geothlypis trichas)  2
American Redstart (Setophaga ruticilla)  3
Northern Parula (Setophaga americana)  2
Magnolia Warbler (Setophaga magnolia)  1    Peninsula.
Bay-breasted Warbler (Setophaga castanea)  1    Peninsula.
Blackpoll Warbler (Setophaga striata)  1    Peninsula.
Black-throated Blue Warbler (Setophaga caerulescens)  1    Midwood, along the horse path.
Palm Warbler (Yellow) (Setophaga palmarum hypochrysea)  6    Peninsula meadow.

Wilson's Warbler (Cardellina pusilla)  1    Peninsula.
White-throated Sparrow (Zonotrichia albicollis)  1    Vale.
Northern Cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis)  7
Common Grackle (Quiscalus quiscula)  1
House Sparrow (Passer domesticus)  X

Brooklyn is great birding!!