Spring is nature's way of saying, 'Let's party!'
A newsboard for reporting bird sightings, happenings & announcements,miscellany in north Brooklyn and the 3 main central north Brooklyn green regions : historic Prospect Park, Brooklyn Botanic Garden & north half of Kings County, & Greenwood Cemetery.A service for Brooklyn birders and visitors. Also note: Conservation issues & miscellany posts.
Note worm eating warbler in vale cashmere.
Still stragglers coming thru
Was reported at Brooklyn bridge park this morning in trees just past pier 1
Today both Summer Tanager at Esdale bridge and Scarlet tanager at upper pool dog beaxh replaced the missing Western Tanager.
Note also Yellow billed cucKoo,yellow throated video and olive sided flycatcher in tail end migration
On this date.. Lets all do our part..
Saturday looks good for birding...
Note Cerulean Warbler apparently on Lookout Hill yesterday.
|Great Blue Heron|
|Great Crested Flycatcher|
|Northern Rough-winged Swallow|
|Black-throated Blue Warbler|
|Black-throated Green Warbler|
106 species today including multiple warblers .hooded,cape may,wormeating,baybreasted among top birds, black billed cuckoo,forsters tern,Lincoln sparrow, ,broadwinged hawk, marsh wren,etc
There was a report of yellow bellied fly catcher by the zucker playground vale cashmere
The Prothonotary warbler- one of them- was refound at Lullwater between the cove and Terrace Bridge. Working its way thru, it traveled to the Peninsula north shore, about 200 feet so9uth of the pink concrete beach.
Over at Greenwood Cemetery, a lone Summer Tanager hit the mark at Oak leaf and Vista Avenues.