Date: 4/3/17 2:53 pm
From: Walter L. Barrows <wbarrows...>
Subject: Re: [Va-bird] Huntley Meadows Monday Morning Birdwalk
From this morning's birdwalk, I've added some photos to my Huntley Meadows
gallery. https://wlb3.smugmug.com/Virginia-Parks/Huntley-Meadows-Park/

Thanks, Harry.

Cheers

*Walt*



On Mon, Apr 3, 2017 at 5:41 PM, Harry Glasgow <harry.glasgow...>
wrote:

> Once again, a group of about 30 birders took part in today's Huntley
> Meadows Monday Morning Birdwalk. We identified some 54 species in about a
> two hour period. Some of our highlights included our FOS sightings of
> Blue-grey Gnatcatchers; about 200 Rusty Blackbirds; and a large group of
> Yellow-rumped Warblers.
>
> Canada Goose 46
> Wood Duck 12
> Mallard 6
> Blue-winged Teal 1
> Northern Shoveler 8
> Green-winged Teal 6
> Ring-necked Duck 11
> Hooded Merganser 6
> Pied-billed Grebe 6
> Double-crested Cormorant 3
> Great Blue Heron 6
> Turkey Vulture 4
> Osprey 2
> Cooper's Hawk 2
> Red-shouldered Hawk 2
> Red-tailed Hawk 2
> American Coot 8
> Ring-billed Gull 2
> Mourning Dove 5
> Barred Owl 2
> Red-headed Woodpecker 4
> Red-bellied Woodpecker 7
> Downy Woodpecker 10
> Hairy Woodpecker 1
> Northern Flicker 2
> Pileated Woodpecker 3
> Eastern Phoebe 3
> Blue Jay 2
> American Crow 4
> Fish Crow 1
> crow sp. 1
> Tree Swallow 20
> Carolina Chickadee 18
> Tufted Titmouse 10
> White-breasted Nuthatch 4
> Winter Wren 1
> Carolina Wren 7
> Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 4
> Eastern Bluebird 6
> Hermit Thrush 3
> American Robin 20
> Gray Catbird 1
> Palm Warbler 1
> Yellow-rumped Warbler 30
> American Tree Sparrow 1
> White-throated Sparrow 18
> Swamp Sparrow 8
> Eastern Towhee 3
> Northern Cardinal 20
> Red-winged Blackbird 60
> Rusty Blackbird 200
> Common Grackle 4
> Brown-headed Cowbird 2
> American Goldfinch 6
>
>
> 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 7AM (8AM from November
> through March), 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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