Date: 3/24/17 6:15 pm
From: MTopp7927 <in-bird-l...>
Subject: [IN-BIRD-L] N.W.Indiana - 3/24 - New Migrants
3/24
I started the day at the Hammond Bird Sanctuary the went to Miller
Beach.
(Partially with Carolyn Marsh - We walked the main trail and
Lakefront -
I also walked the Marina Breakwall and along the fence).
HAMMOND LAKEFRONT PARK (Bird Sanctuary):
6-Canada Geese
6-Wood Duck
5-Mallards
8-B.W.Teal
13-N.Shovelers
6-G.W.Teal
6-Ring-necked Ducks
6-G.Scaup
2-L.Scaup
2-Buffleheads
8-C.Goldeneye
300+R.B.Mergansres
2-Pied-billed Grebe
2-G.B.Herons
1-Cooper's Hawk
35-A.Coots
4-Killdeer
1-A.Woodcock
10-R.B.Gulls
1-Herring Gull
10-Rock Pigeons
4-Mourning Doves
1-Belted Kingfisher
1-Y.B.Sapsucker
6-Downy W.P.
5-N.Flickers
1-A.Kestrel
4-E.Phoebes
4-A.Crows
2-Tree Swallows
4-B.C.Chickadee
3-Brown Creepers
18-G.C.Kinglets
1150+A.Robins (Steady stream going by all mourning).
10-E.Starlings
13-Y.R.Warblers
2-Tree Sparrows
1-Field Sparrow
80+-Fox Sparrows (The most I have ever seen here. They were
everywhere. ).
20-D.E.Juncos
1-W.T.Sparrow
30-Song Sparrows
4-Swamp Sparrows
4-N.Cardinals
220-R.W.Blackbirds
1-E.Meadowlark
175-C.Grackles
3-B.H.Cowbirds
6-House Finch
2-A.Goldfinch
4-House Sparrows

MILLER BEACH:
2-Wood Ducks
2-Mallards
1-C.Merganser
12-R.B.Mergansers
2-Turkey Vultures
1-Coopers Hawk
1-Bald Eagle
1-R.S.Hawk
36-Sandhill Cranes
3-Killdeer
95-R.B.Gulls
2-Herring Gulls
2-Rock Pigeons
1-Mourning Dove
1-Belted Kingfisher
1-Y.B.Sapsucker
1-Downy W.P.
10-N.Flicklers
1-E.Phoebe
2-Blue Jays
2-A.Crows
48-Tree Swallows
2-B.C.Chickadees
1-Brown Creeper
4-G.C.Kinglets
1-E.Bluebird
10-A.Robins
4-E.Starlings
1-Y.R.Warbler
1-A.Tree Sparrow
2-Field Sparrows (one was singing)
4-Fox Sparrows
6-D.E.Juncos
1-Savannah Sparrow
4-Song Sparrows
1-Swamp Sparrow
1-N.Cardinal
4-R.W.Blackbirds
10-C Grackles
1-B.H.Cowbird
3-House Finch
1-Purple Finch (Male)
4-A.Goldfinch
2-House Sparrows

Michael Topp
Highland IN.





















 
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