Note some new duck arrivals and also the new playground at Nellie's Lawn has many birds attracted to insects in the dead wood (on the BBC plantings side). Five warbler sp. present yesterday.
Prospect Park, Kings, US-NY Oct 20, 2013 3:45 PM - 5:45 PM Protocol: Traveling 2.0 mile(s) 31 species Canada Goose 4 Mute Swan 5 Wood Duck 1 Lullwater Gadwall 1 Lullwater American Black Duck 1 Mallard 20 Northern Shoveler 7 Green-winged Teal 1 Female type on lake near West Island Ruddy Duck 20 Double-crested Cormorant 2 Cooper's Hawk 1 Red-tailed Hawk 1 American Coot 3 Herring Gull 1 Rock Pigeon X Mourning Dove X Peregrine Falcon 1 Blue Jay 3 Gray Catbird 1 Common Yellowthroat 1 Blackpoll Warbler 1 Nellie's Lawn playground Black-throated Blue Warbler 1 Palm Warbler (Yellow) 6 Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle) 2 Song Sparrow 7 Lincoln's Sparrow 1 Wellhouse Drive green containers Swamp Sparrow 3 White-throated Sparrow 8 Dark-eyed Junco (Slate-colored) 3 Northern Cardinal 2 House Sparrow X View this checklist online at http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist?subID=S15454627
Rob Bate photos of Hooded Warbler last week on Lookout Hill southwest mulch trail
also Hermit Thrush, photos by RBate