Thursday, September 21, 2017

Fwd: Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Sep 21, 2017

Leading Rafael Campos

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From: Rafael Guillermo Campos-Ramírez <>
To: Peter Dorosh <>; Peter Dorosh <>
Sent: Thu, Sep 21, 2017 06:07 PM
Subject: Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Sep 21, 2017

Peter here is the checklist of the Bird Walk for the BBC that I led today instead of T.S.
The walk was quite pretty good. At least 14 sps of Warblers.  
3 sps of Vireos, the best was 1 White-eyed Vireo.
As a group, I recorded 53 sps of birds.  We missed the Lincoln's Sparrow reported early.

Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Kings, New York, US
Sep 21, 2017 7:15 AM - 1:00 PM
Protocol: Traveling
5.7 kilometer(s)
Comments:    Today, I led the bird walk for the Brooklyn Bird Club.  Eleven participants + myself as TL.  A little windy, overcast.  Lots of bird flying overhead.
53 species

Canada Goose (Branta canadensis)  X
Mute Swan (Cygnus olor)  4
Northern Shoveler (Spatula clypeata)  5
Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos)  2
Double-crested Cormorant (Phalacrocorax auritus)  1
Green Heron (Butorides virescens)  1
Herring Gull (Larus argentatus)  2
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) (Columba livia (Feral Pigeon))  20
Mourning Dove (Zenaida macroura)  4
Chimney Swift (Chaetura pelagica)  1
Ruby-throated Hummingbird (Archilochus colubris)  1
Red-bellied Woodpecker (Melanerpes carolinus)  2
Downy Woodpecker (Picoides pubescens)  2
Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted) (Colaptes auratus auratus/luteus)  6
Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus)  1
Eastern Wood-Pewee (Contopus virens)  1
Eastern Phoebe (Sayornis phoebe)  3
White-eyed Vireo (Vireo griseus)  1
Blue-headed Vireo (Vireo solitarius)  1
Red-eyed Vireo (Vireo olivaceus)  1
Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata)  5
House Wren (Troglodytes aedon)  1
Carolina Wren (Thryothorus ludovicianus)  2
Ruby-crowned Kinglet (Regulus calendula)  2
Swainson's Thrush (Catharus ustulatus)  4
Wood Thrush (Hylocichla mustelina)  1
American Robin (Turdus migratorius)  6
Gray Catbird (Dumetella carolinensis)  3
Brown Thrasher (Toxostoma rufum)  1
European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris)  4
Cedar Waxwing (Bombycilla cedrorum)  12
Ovenbird (Seiurus aurocapilla)  2
Black-and-white Warbler (Mniotilta varia)  6
Common Yellowthroat (Geothlypis trichas)  4
American Redstart (Setophaga ruticilla)  6
Cape May Warbler (Setophaga tigrina)  1
Northern Parula (Setophaga americana)  4
Magnolia Warbler (Setophaga magnolia)  2
Bay-breasted Warbler (Setophaga castanea)  1
Chestnut-sided Warbler (Setophaga pensylvanica)  1
Black-throated Blue Warbler (Setophaga caerulescens)  3
Palm Warbler (Setophaga palmarum)  2
Pine Warbler (Setophaga pinus)  1
Black-throated Green Warbler (Setophaga virens)  2
White-throated Sparrow (Zonotrichia albicollis)  3
Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia)  2
Swamp Sparrow (Melospiza georgiana)  1
Scarlet Tanager (Piranga olivacea)  3
Northern Cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis)  2
Rose-breasted Grosbeak (Pheucticus ludovicianus)  3
Baltimore Oriole (Icterus galbula)  1
Common Grackle (Quiscalus quiscula)  2
House Sparrow (Passer domesticus) x

Brooklyn is great birding!!