Saturday, October 10, 2015

Fwd: Fwd: eBird Report - Prospect Park, Oct 10, 2015

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To: Peter Dorosh
Sent: Sat, Oct 10, 2015 2:12 pm
Subject: Fwd: eBird Report - Prospect Park, Oct 10, 2015


12 birders met at the pergola on a crisp autumn morning for an eight hour bird walk where highlights included Lincoln sparrow, and 16 warbler species. we also spent a lot of time reviewing baypol id with several co-operative blackpol and pine warblers. i prob forgot a few and i definetly added some. hairy and kestrel heard on my walk home. if anybody would like me to share e-bird list just email me. ok next week is make-up and final walk in the fall migration series.



Prospect Park, Kings, New York, US
Oct 10, 2015 7:15 AM - 3:00 PM
Protocol: Traveling
6.0 mile(s)
66 species (+1 other taxa)

Canada Goose  5
Mute Swan  4
Wood Duck  5
American Black Duck  1
Mallard  15
Ruddy Duck  15
Double-crested Cormorant  1
Great Blue Heron  1
Green Heron  1
Accipiter sp.  1
Red-tailed Hawk  2
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)  X
Mourning Dove  15
Chimney Swift  1
Red-bellied Woodpecker  3
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker  2
Downy Woodpecker  2
Hairy Woodpecker  1
Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted)  5
American Kestrel  1
Eastern Wood-Pewee  2     one near ball fields one in vale. long primary projection dusky vest and peaky crest.
Eastern Phoebe  2
Blue-headed Vireo  2
Red-eyed Vireo  1
Blue Jay  7
American Crow  3
White-breasted Nuthatch  1
Brown Creeper  1
Winter Wren  1
Golden-crowned Kinglet  3
Ruby-crowned Kinglet  8
Hermit Thrush  2
American Robin  25
Gray Catbird  1
Northern Mockingbird  2
European Starling  50
Cedar Waxwing  20
Ovenbird  1
Louisiana Waterthrush  1     Duck island. Clear throat no streaking, bold white super flared at the end chest streaks coarse and brown not dense and dark. Chip note drew our attention to bird because it sounded higher pitched and off for northern.
Northern Waterthrush  1
Black-and-white Warbler  2
Tennessee Warbler  1
Common Yellowthroat  2
American Redstart  1
Northern Parula  3
Magnolia Warbler  2
Blackpoll Warbler  5
Black-throated Blue Warbler  2
Palm Warbler  15
Pine Warbler  3
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle)  12
Black-throated Green Warbler  1
Wilson's Warbler  1     Bright yellow breeding bird with dark cap. On grass near ball fields then in small tree.
Chipping Sparrow  3
Dark-eyed Junco (Slate-colored)  2
White-throated Sparrow  7
Song Sparrow  10
Lincoln's Sparrow  2
Swamp Sparrow  5
Eastern Towhee  2
Scarlet Tanager  1
Northern Cardinal  5
Indigo Bunting  2
Common Grackle  1
American Goldfinch  3
European Goldfinch  1     Feeding on thistle on lefrak roof garden
House Sparrow  50

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