Saturday, October 10, 2020

Fwd: Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Oct 10, 2020

led by Rob Jett

"Gone are the birds that were our summer guests."                                                       — Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

-----Original Message-----
From: Rob Jett <>
To: Peter Dorosh <>
Sent: Sat, Oct 10, 2020 02:35 PM
Subject: Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Oct 10, 2020

Hey Peter,

Had a good group this morning and everyone seemed to have enjoyed themselves. The highlight was finding a Blue Grosbeak on the wildflower ridge next to the historic chapel (perfect habitat for one). Below is the day list.




Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings, New York, US
Oct 10, 2020 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Protocol: Traveling
3.25 mile(s)
Checklist Comments:     Brooklyn Bird Club walk. Participants: Darcy Allen, Alan Bacchiochi, Darya Cowan (2), Bob Curtis, Lisa Curtiss, Reece Hunt, Vipassana Vijay
61 species

Canada Goose  32
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)  X
Mourning Dove  X
Chimney Swift  5
Herring Gull  X
Osprey  1
Sharp-shinned Hawk  3
Red-tailed Hawk  2
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker  5
Red-bellied Woodpecker  4
Downy Woodpecker  2
Northern Flicker  10
American Kestrel  1
Merlin  1
Eastern Phoebe  6
Blue-headed Vireo  2
Red-eyed Vireo  3     1 at Dell Water; 1 along Crescent Ave.; 1 at Sycamore Ave.
Blue Jay  X
American Crow  6
Tufted Titmouse  2
Golden-crowned Kinglet  20
Ruby-crowned Kinglet  12
Red-breasted Nuthatch  6
White-breasted Nuthatch  2
Brown Creeper  3
House Wren  3
Carolina Wren  1
European Starling  X
Gray Catbird  2
Northern Mockingbird  X
Swainson's Thrush  4
Hermit Thrush  2
Wood Thrush  1
American Robin  X
Cedar Waxwing  X
House Sparrow  X
House Finch  1
Pine Siskin  25     Most at Dell Water in Crabapple next to bee hives. Several more at edge of water at Sylvan. Flyover of half dozen in a flock.
American Goldfinch  12
Dark-eyed Junco  8
White-crowned Sparrow  1
White-throated Sparrow  25
Song Sparrow  9
Lincoln's Sparrow  4     1 continuing at Dell Water. 2 along south ridge of Sylvan. 1 on wildflower ridge at Sycamore Ave.
Swamp Sparrow  8
Eastern Towhee  2
Baltimore Oriole  1
Tennessee Warbler  1
Common Yellowthroat  5
American Redstart  3
Northern Parula  2
Magnolia Warbler  4
Black-throated Blue Warbler  2
Palm Warbler  1
Pine Warbler  2
Yellow-rumped Warbler  1
Black-throated Green Warbler  1
Scarlet Tanager  1
Northern Cardinal  X
Blue Grosbeak  1
Indigo Bunting  3

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