Date: 5/5/17 5:22 pm
From: 'nratzlaff' <nratzlaff...> [NEBirds] <NEBirds...>
Subject: [NEBirds] Indian Cave State Park
Rick Schmid, Deb and I birded Indian Cave State Park for several hours

Birding was fairly slow, but some migrants made their appearance, mostly
just 1 or 2 birds, including the following:


4 Yellow-rumped

1 Orange-crowned

6 Northern Parula

3 Ovenbirds

2 Yellow Warblers

1 American Redstart

1 Common Yellowthroat

Other migrants included:

2 Yellow-throated Vireos

2 Indigo Buntings

6 Rose-breasted Grosbeaks

1 Baltimore Oriole

1 Wood Thrush

1 Great Crested Flycatcher

1 Warbling Vireo

1 Western Kingbird

We saw no tanagers or flycatchers except for the Western Kingbird and Great
Crested Flycatcher

A rather unexpected bird was a Red-breasted Nuthatch

We also had 1 Dickcissel on the highway west of the park entrance.

There were good numbers of Harris's, Chipping, Field and White-throated
Sparrows plus 2 White-crowned.

Neal Ratzlaff

Not reported to e-bird

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