Friday, September 2, 2011

Sept 2nd PP report

From Adam:
Had a briefish amble up Lookout and around Upper Pool mid-morning.

Not much to report but many Redstarts, a lone Osprey, 4 Veery, and 4 juv Wood Duck with a female; did they breed in the Park this year?



Prospect Park, Kings, US-NY

Sep 2, 2011 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Protocol: Traveling

2.0 kilometer(s)

Comments: clear day, light wind

29 species (+1 other taxa)

Canada Goose (Branta canadensis) X

Wood Duck (Aix sponsa) 5 seen on Upper Pool, did they breed here?

Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos) X many plus hybrids

Green Heron (Butorides virescens) 2

Osprey (Pandion haliaetus) 1 soaring over northern part of Park

Mourning Dove (Zenaida macroura) 12

Downy Woodpecker (Picoides pubescens) 1

Northern Flicker (Colaptes auratus) 2

Empidonax sp. (Empidonax sp.) 1

Great Crested Flycatcher (Myiarchus crinitus) 1

Warbling Vireo (Vireo gilvus) 1

Red-eyed Vireo (Vireo olivaceus) 1

Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata) 3

Black-capped Chickadee (Poecile atricapillus) 3

White-breasted Nuthatch (Sitta carolinensis) 1

Carolina Wren (Thryothorus ludovicianus) 1

House Wren (Troglodytes aedon) 1

Veery (Catharus fuscescens) 4

American Robin (Turdus migratorius) 20 approx number

Gray Catbird (Dumetella carolinensis) 25 approx number

European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris) X

Northern Waterthrush (Parkesia noveboracensis) 1

Common Yellowthroat (Geothlypis trichas) 1

American Redstart (Setophaga ruticilla) 11

Magnolia Warbler (Setophaga magnolia) 1

Chestnut-sided Warbler (Setophaga pensylvanica) 1

Northern Cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis) 12

Baltimore Oriole (Icterus galbula) 1

American Goldfinch (Spinus tristis) 3

House Sparrow (Passer domesticus) 6

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