Sunday, September 11, 2005

Great fall migration day

A good number of Central Park's  "Big Gun"  birdwatchers were among yesterday's observers, as well as a great photographer, Cal Voernberger. His great new book, The Birds of Central Park, is now available for order on, or, and should hit the bookstores any day.

site = Central Park
date = 9/10/05
observers = david speiser and many others throughout day: Phil
Jeffrey, Lloyd Spitalnik, Cal Vornberger, Brian Hart

American Woodcock (North of Laupot Bridge 4:15ish pm)
Rock Pigeon
Mourning Dove
Yellow-billed Cuckoo (Maintenance field)
Ruby-throated Hummingbird
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Downy Woodpecker
Northern Flicker
Eastern Wood-Pewee
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher (maintenance)
Least Flycatcher
Great Crested Flycatcher (maintenance)
Red-eyed Vireo
Blue Jay
American Crow
Red-breasted Nuthatch
White-breasted Nuthatch
Swainson's Thrush
Wood Thrush
American Robin
Gray Catbird
Northern Mockingbird
European Starling
Cedar Waxwing
Yellow Warbler
Chestnut-sided Warbler
Magnolia Warbler
Cape May Warbler (locust grove)
Black-throated Blue Warbler
Blackpoll Warbler (maintenance)
Black-and-white Warbler
American Redstart
Northern Waterthrush
Mourning Warbler (oven )
Common Yellowthroat
Canada Warbler
Scarlet Tanager
Northern Cardinal
Rose-breasted Grosbeak
Common Grackle
Baltimore Oriole
House Finch
House Sparrow