Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Fwd: Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Apr 22, 2015

-----Original Message-----
To: Peter Dorosh
Sent: Wed, Apr 22, 2015 2:21 pm
Subject: Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Apr 22, 2015

Another day without many new comers to the park  But the surprise was 2 Ovenbirds seen near Rick's Place.  Also1 Blue-headed Vireo.  The number of Myrtles were big, followed by Palms & Pines.

Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Kings, US-NY
Apr 22, 2015 7:00 AM - 10:10 AM
Observer: Rafael G Campos

Protocol: Traveling
2.5 kilometer(s)
42 species

Canada Goose (Branta canadensis)  X
Mute Swan (Cygnus olor)  5
Wood Duck (Aix sponsa)  6
Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos)  X
Ruddy Duck (Oxyura jamaicensis)  X
Double-crested Cormorant (Phalacrocorax auritus)  21    Large flock flew over lake & peninsula.
Great Egret (Ardea alba)  3
Black-crowned Night-Heron (Nycticorax nycticorax)  1
American Coot (Fulica americana)  4
Herring Gull (American) (Larus argentatus smithsonianus)  1
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) (Columba livia (Feral Pigeon))  9
Mourning Dove (Zenaida macroura)  11
Chimney Swift (Chaetura pelagica)  7
Red-bellied Woodpecker (Melanerpes carolinus)  3
Downy Woodpecker (Picoides pubescens)  3
Hairy Woodpecker (Picoides villosus)  1
Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted) (Colaptes auratus auratus/luteus)  8
Blue-headed Vireo (Vireo solitarius)  1
Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata)  9
Barn Swallow (Hirundo rustica)  1
Black-capped Chickadee (Poecile atricapillus)  1
Brown Creeper (Certhia americana)  1
House Wren (Troglodytes aedon)  2
Ruby-crowned Kinglet (Regulus calendula)  6
Hermit Thrush (Catharus guttatus)  9
American Robin (Turdus migratorius)  9
European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris)  6
Ovenbird (Seiurus aurocapilla)  2
Black-and-white Warbler (Mniotilta varia)  2
Palm Warbler (Yellow) (Setophaga palmarum hypochrysea)  9
Pine Warbler (Setophaga pinus)  5
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle) (Setophaga coronata coronata)  21
Eastern Towhee (Pipilo erythrophthalmus)  4
Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia)  1
White-throated Sparrow (Zonotrichia albicollis)  22
Dark-eyed Junco (Slate-colored) (Junco hyemalis hyemalis/carolinensis)  1
Northern Cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis)  18
Red-winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus)  7
Common Grackle (Quiscalus quiscula)  6
Brown-headed Cowbird (Molothrus ater)  5
American Goldfinch (Spinus tristis)  1
House Sparrow (Passer domesticus)  9

Brooklyn is great birding!!!