Monday, September 20, 2021

Fwd: [eBird Alert] Kings County Rare Bird Alert

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Date: Mon, Sep 20, 2021 at 2:10 PM
Subject: [eBird Alert] Kings County Rare Bird Alert <hourly>
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*** Species Summary:

- Philadelphia Vireo (1 report)
- Clay-colored Sparrow (1 report)

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NOTE: all sightings are UNCONFIRMED unless indicated.

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Philadelphia Vireo (Vireo philadelphicus) (1)
- Reported Sep 20, 2021 07:57 by null
- Green-Wood Cemetery, Kings, New York
- Map:,-73.9963949&ll=40.6525816,-73.9963949
- Checklist:
- Media: 1 Photo
- Comments: "Dark cap and dark eyeline.  Yellow underneath, particularly on the breast.  On the south side of the Sylvan Water.  Picture attached."

Clay-colored Sparrow (Spizella pallida) (1)
- Reported Sep 20, 2021 08:30 by Catherine Quayle
- Brooklyn Bridge Park, Kings, New York
- Map:,-73.9973745&ll=40.6996104,-73.9973745
- Checklist:
- Comments: "Petite sparrow with clean whitish throat, breast and belly, buffy wash on flanks and faint peachy wash in vest area. Buffy eyebrow and malar stripes.Prominent gray collar across nape. Foraging with house sparrows on pier 6."


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