Monday, May 18, 2015

Fwd: Prospect Park, Brooklyn, May 18, 2015

-----Original Message-----
To: Peter Dorosh
Sent: Mon, May 18, 2015 2:59 pm
Subject: Prospect Park, Brooklyn, May 18, 2015

Just another day in the Park, without any major change.  Very few warblers species, and the activity in general, was low.
Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Kings, US-NY
May 18, 2015 9:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Observer: Rafael G Campos
Protocol: Traveling
6.6 kilometer(s)
43 species

Canada Goose (Branta canadensis)  4
Mute Swan (Cygnus olor)  7
Wood Duck (Aix sponsa)  4
Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos)  3
Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias)  1
Spotted Sandpiper (Actitis macularius)  1
Laughing Gull (Leucophaeus atricilla)  5
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) (Columba livia (Feral Pigeon))  5
Mourning Dove (Zenaida macroura)  11
Chimney Swift (Chaetura pelagica)  6
Ruby-throated Hummingbird (Archilochus colubris)  1
Red-bellied Woodpecker (Melanerpes carolinus)  1
Downy Woodpecker (Picoides pubescens)  1
Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus)  1    flyover Nethermead
Great Crested Flycatcher (Myiarchus crinitus)  1
Eastern Kingbird (Tyrannus tyrannus)  1
Warbling Vireo (Eastern) (Vireo gilvus gilvus)  2
Red-eyed Vireo (Vireo olivaceus)  4
Bank Swallow (Riparia riparia)  1
Barn Swallow (Hirundo rustica)  20
House Wren (Troglodytes aedon)  3
Veery (Catharus fuscescens)  2
Swainson's Thrush (Catharus ustulatus)  4
Wood Thrush (Hylocichla mustelina)  2
American Robin (Turdus migratorius)  16
Gray Catbird (Dumetella carolinensis)  17
European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris)  8
Ovenbird (Seiurus aurocapilla)  3
Northern Waterthrush (Parkesia noveboracensis)  1    Vale
Common Yellowthroat (Geothlypis trichas)  6
American Redstart (Setophaga ruticilla)  2
Magnolia Warbler (Setophaga magnolia)  2
Yellow Warbler (Setophaga petechia)  1
Blackpoll Warbler (Setophaga striata)  3
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle) (Setophaga coronata coronata)  3
Wilson's Warbler (Cardellina pusilla)  2    1 Vale; 1 Lookout Hill

Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia)  1
Northern Cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis)  9
Red-winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus)  2
Common Grackle (Quiscalus quiscula)  5
Brown-headed Cowbird (Molothrus ater)  1
Baltimore Oriole (Icterus galbula)  3
House Sparrow (Passer domesticus)  10

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Brooklyn is great birding!!!