Date: 4/2/17 6:05 am From: Jack Swatt via CTBirds <ctbirds...> Subject: [CT Birds] Bishops Pond (Meriden), and Wolcott feeder Birds
I stopped by Bishop's Pond after I got out of work this morning. Nothing rare but good variety of usual ducks. When I arrived at home, I found a bright male Purple Finch on my finch feeder, and a Swamp Sparrow foraging on the ground below.
Jack Swatt Wolcott
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> From: <ebird-checklist...> > Date: April 2, 2017 at 8:57:25 AM EDT > To: <jswattbirds...> > Subject: eBird Report - Bishops Pond (Meriden), Apr 2, 2017 > > Bishops Pond (Meriden), New Haven, Connecticut, US > Apr 2, 2017 7:43 AM - 8:09 AM > Protocol: Stationary > 19 species > > Mute Swan (Cygnus olor) 1 > Wood Duck (Aix sponsa) 1 > Gadwall (Anas strepera) 1 > American Wigeon (Anas americana) 18 > American Black Duck (Anas rubripes) 36 > Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos) 15 > Green-winged Teal (American) (Anas crecca carolinensis) 16 > Ring-necked Duck (Aythya collaris) 17 > Bufflehead (Bucephala albeola) 4 > Hooded Merganser (Lophodytes cucullatus) 5 > Common Merganser (Mergus merganser) 6 > Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis) 1 > Belted Kingfisher (Megaceryle alcyon) 1 > American Crow (Corvus brachyrhynchos) 2 > Tree Swallow (Tachycineta bicolor) 12 > American Robin (Turdus migratorius) 1 > European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris) 7 > Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia) 2 > Red-winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus) 5 > > View this checklist online at http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S35631940 > > This report was generated automatically by eBird v3 (http://ebird.org) _______________________________________________ This list is provided by the Connecticut Ornithological Association (COA) for the discussion of birds and birding in Connecticut. For subscription information visit http://lists.ctbirding.org/mailman/listinfo/ctbirds_lists.ctbirding.org