A newsboard for reporting bird sightings, happenings & announcements,miscellany in north Brooklyn and the 3 main central north Brooklyn green regions : historic Prospect Park, Brooklyn Botanic Garden & north half of Kings County, & Greenwood Cemetery.A service for Brooklyn birders and visitors. Also note: Conservation issues & miscellany posts.
Thursday, April 14, 2016
Results of the first Thursday BBC Prospect walk
Leading :Ed Crowne.
Note : the BBC thanks Ed for subbing in for Tom S.
Hilight ORANGE CROWNED WARBLER Greetings, Peter.
A bit cool to begin with but plenty of sun. We tallied 43 species for the morning (Hermit Thrush inadvertently left off eBird list:http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist?subID=S28941010). Highlights: Brown Creeper, Blue-headed and White-eyed Vireos, Orange-crowned Warbler and Red-throated Loon).
Best regards, Ed
Prospect Park, Kings, New York, US Apr 14, 2016 7:25 AM - 12:25 PM Protocol: Traveling 3.5 mile(s) 43 species
Canada Goose X Mute Swan X Wood Duck X Mallard X Red-throated Loon X Red-tailed Hawk X American Coot X Herring Gull X Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) X Mourning Dove X Red-bellied Woodpecker X Yellow-bellied Sapsucker X Downy Woodpecker X Northern Flicker X American Kestrel X Eastern Phoebe X White-eyed Vireo (White-eyed) 1 Heard and seen on Lookout Blue-headed Vireo X Blue Jay X Tree Swallow X Barn Swallow X Black-capped Chickadee X Tufted Titmouse X Brown Creeper X Blue-gray Gnatcatcher X Golden-crowned Kinglet X Ruby-crowned Kinglet X Hermit Thrush X American Robin X European Starling X Orange-crowned Warbler 1 Lookout Palm Warbler X Pine Warbler X Yellow-rumped Warbler X Chipping Sparrow X White-throated Sparrow X Swamp Sparrow X Eastern Towhee X Northern Cardinal X Red-winged Blackbird X Common Grackle X Brown-headed Cowbird X House Sparrow X