Date: 3/6/17 5:51 pm
From: Walter L. Barrows <wbarrows...>
Subject: Re: [Va-bird] Huntley Meadows Monday Morning Birdwalk
Folks

From this morning's birdwalk I've added some photos to my Huntley Meadows
gallery. There are also a few shots from last week's Monday outing.
https://wlb3.smugmug.com/Virginia-Parks/Huntley-Meadows-Park/

Thanks, Harry.

Cheers

*Walt*



On Mon, Mar 6, 2017 at 6:02 PM, Harry Glasgow <harry.glasgow...>
wrote:

> A large group of over 30 birders collected today for the Huntley Meadows
> Monday Morning Birdwalk. We identified some 52 species, with highlights
> being our first Pine Warbler of the season; a full sweep of Woodpecker
> species; a lone female Bufflehead Duck; and huge collections of Rusty
> Blackbirds and Grackles. Birders who may be thinking of joining us some
> morning should keep in mind that beginning with the walk on March 20, we
> will be starting at 7AM.
>
> Canada Goose 6
> Wood Duck 21
> Gadwall 2
> Mallard 18
> American Black Duck x Mallard (hybrid) 1
> Blue-winged Teal 1
> Northern Shoveler 8
> Green-winged Teal 13
> Bufflehead 1
> Hooded Merganser 4
> Pied-billed Grebe 3
> Great Blue Heron 3
> Black Vulture 5
> Turkey Vulture 1
> Cooper's Hawk 1
> Bald Eagle 1
> Red-shouldered Hawk 2
> American Coot 7
> Ring-billed Gull 4
> Mourning Dove 8
> Red-headed Woodpecker 6
> Red-bellied Woodpecker 13
> Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2
> Downy Woodpecker 6
> Hairy Woodpecker 2
> Northern Flicker 3
> Pileated Woodpecker 1
> Eastern Phoebe 2
> Blue Jay 2
> American Crow 40
> Fish Crow 13
> crow sp. 2
> Tree Swallow 4
> Carolina Chickadee 10
> Tufted Titmouse 8
> White-breasted Nuthatch 8
> Brown Creeper 4
> Carolina Wren 5
> Golden-crowned Kinglet 6
> Eastern Bluebird 3
> Hermit Thrush 2
> American Robin 17
> Pine Warbler 1
> White-crowned Sparrow 1
> White-throated Sparrow 28
> Song Sparrow 4
> Swamp Sparrow 6
> Eastern Towhee 3
> Northern Cardinal 12
> Red-winged Blackbird 40
> Rusty Blackbird 100
> Common Grackle 200
> House Sparrow 1
>
> The Monday Morning Birdwalk has been a weekly event at Huntley Meadows
> since 1985. It takes place every week, rain or shine (except during
> electrical storms, strong winds, or icy trails), at 8AM (7AM from March
> through November), is free of charge, requires no reservation, and is open
> to all. Birders meet in the parking lot at the Park's entrance at 3701
> Lockheed Blvd, Alexandria, VA. Questions should be directed to Park staff
> during normal business hours at (703)768-2525 <(703)%20768-2525>.
>
> Harry Glasgow
> Friends of Huntley Meadows Park
>
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