Wednesday, October 05, 2011

Still lots of birds going through

Hermit Thrush - Central Park, 10/16/07

Phil Jeffrey reports, via e-Birds:A small flock of Golden-crowned Kinglets in Strawberry Fields reinforced the idea of late fall migration. Other seasonal firsts for me: Hermit Thrush, Yellow-bellied Sapsucker. Other notables:

Common Nighthawk flyby

Lincoln's Sparrows , 3;

Eastern Wood-Pewee

Canada Geese, two flocks traversing Manhattan.

Double-crested Cormorant

Turkey Vulture (3, seen well to south)


Red-tailed Hawk

Peregrine Falcon

Chimney Swift

Common Nighthawk (Maint. Field)

Yellow-bellied Sapsucker

Northern Flicker

Eastern Wood-Pewee (Strawberry Fields)

Eastern Phoebe

Blue-headed Vireo

Red-eyed Vireo

White-breasted Nuthatch

House Wren

Winter Wren

Golden-crowned Kinglet

Ruby-crowned Kinglet


Swainson's Thrush

Hermit Thrush (multiple)

Wood Thrush

Gray Catbird

Brown Thrasher

Cedar Waxwing

Nashville Warbler

Northern Parula

Magnolia Warbler

Black-throated Blue Warbler

Yellow-rumped Warbler

Black-throated Green Warbler

Palm Warbler

Blackpoll Warbler

Black-and-white Warbler

Common Yellowthroat

Eastern Towhee

Field Sparrow (Oven)

Song Sparrow

Lincoln's Sparrow (Maint. Field, Azalea Pond)

Swamp Sparrow

White-throated Sparrow

Baltimore Oriole (Maint. Field)