Date: 7/8/17 12:26 am From: Dave DeReamus <becard...> Subject: Eastern PA Birdline: 7/8/2017
* Lehigh / Northampton Counties and Vicinity
* July 8, 2017
- Birds mentioned
Hotline: Eastern PA Birdline
Date: July 8th at 3:00 AM
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Compiler: Dave DeReamus
My reporting area includes all of Lehigh and Northampton Counties with the
northern edge of the area reaching Beltzville State Park and the southern
edge reaching Peace Valley Park in Bucks County. Updates are typically done
every Friday, more often when necessary.
Directions to many of the sites in this report can be found in the area’s
birding guidebook, “Birds of the Lehigh Valley and Vicinity”. A completely
revised, 2nd edition of the book can be ordered at:
NOW FOR THE BIRDS!
Sightings from the PEN ARGYL area, Northampton County:
Common Ravens – 66 on 7/1 (‘fly-by’s; high count).
Sightings from PLAINFIELD TOWNSHIP, Northampton County:
At the Grand Central landfill:
BLUE GROSBEAK – 1 to at least 7/4 (at the Evergreen Cemetery).
Sightings from HEIDELBERG TOWNSHIP, Lehigh County:
RED-HEADED WOODPECKERS – 3 to at least 7/4 (along Church Road at Apple
Sightings from the MAXATAWNY area, Berks County:
DICKCISSELS – up to 3 to at least 7/4 (along Kunkel Road).