Date: 8/12/17 4:17 pm
From: Don Morgan via CTBirds <ctbirds...>
Subject: [CT Birds] Boston hollow, etc Ebird reports 8-9 - 8-11-17

Here's Ebird. Wednesday through Friday:

Boston Hollow/Yale Forest, Windham, Connecticut, US
Aug 9, 2017 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Protocol: Traveling
9.0 mile(s)
35 species

Great Blue Heron 1
Turkey Vulture 5
Broad-winged Hawk 1
Red-tailed Hawk 1
Mourning Dove 4
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 3
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1
Downy Woodpecker 4
Eastern Wood-Pewee 3
Least Flycatcher 2
Eastern Phoebe 4
Blue-headed Vireo 6
Red-eyed Vireo 8
Blue Jay 10
American Crow 3
Common Raven 1
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 2
Tree Swallow 3
Black-capped Chickadee 25
Tufted Titmouse 12
White-breasted Nuthatch 4
American Robin 5
Gray Catbird 6
Cedar Waxwing 5
Black-and-white Warbler 5
Common Yellowthroat 2
Canada Warbler 2
Chipping Sparrow 4
Eastern Towhee 4
Scarlet Tanager 1
Northern Cardinal 4
Rose-breasted Grosbeak 1 adult female
Baltimore Oriole 1 adult female
American Goldfinch 25

View this checklist online at
http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S38582887

Boston Hollow/Yale Forest, Windham, Connecticut, US
Aug 10, 2017 8:10 AM - 1:10 PM
Protocol: Traveling
4.5 mile(s)
Comments: Very quiet compared to yesterday
30 species

Turkey Vulture 2
Broad-winged Hawk 1
Red-tailed Hawk 1 Juvie - calling, off Axe Factory Rd
Mourning Dove 3
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 5
Downy Woodpecker 5
Eastern Wood-Pewee 3
Eastern Phoebe 4
Blue-headed Vireo 3
Red-eyed Vireo 6
Blue Jay 7
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 2
Tree Swallow 2
Black-capped Chickadee 20
Tufted Titmouse 11
White-breasted Nuthatch 3
House Wren 3 Axe Factory Rd
Hermit Thrush 1
American Robin 5

Gray Catbird 6
Cedar Waxwing 8
Black-and-white Warbler 3
Common Yellowthroat 5 2 adults with 2 juvies still being fed and 1
adult F. The pair of birds has been here for years I believe. Based on dates
I'm sure the juvies represent a 2nd nesting
American Redstart 2
Chestnut-sided Warbler 1 Juvenile.- first seen/heard in at least 2
weeks
Canada Warbler 1
Chipping Sparrow 3
Eastern Towhee 4
Northern Cardinal 2
American Goldfinch 12

View this checklist online at
http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S38582993

Boston Hollow/Yale Forest, Windham, Connecticut, US
Aug 11, 2017 7:50 AM - 2:30 PM
Protocol: Traveling
9.5 mile(s)
35 species

Great Blue Heron 1
Turkey Vulture 1
Broad-winged Hawk 1
Red-tailed Hawk 2 1 a calling juvie
Mourning Dove 3
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 2 one feeding from a bull thistle flower
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2
Downy Woodpecker 3
Hairy Woodpecker 2
Eastern Wood-Pewee 5 All still singing, I think this is their nesting
period with nestlings in the nests.
Eastern Phoebe 3
Blue-headed Vireo 6
Red-eyed Vireo 9
Blue Jay 15
Common Raven 1
Black-capped Chickadee 30
Tufted Titmouse 20
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1
White-breasted Nuthatch 7
House Wren 1
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 2 Axe Factory Rd
Hermit Thrush 4 All singing
American Robin 1
Gray Catbird 12
Cedar Waxwing 20
Black-and-white Warbler 6
Common Yellowthroat 3 heard 1 sing just a single time
American Redstart 1
Canada Warbler 4 2 juvies trying to sing like dad. And failing.
Chipping Sparrow 1
Song Sparrow 1
Eastern Towhee 4
Northern Cardinal 2
Baltimore Oriole 3 With mixed flock on Axe Factory
American Goldfinch 25

View this checklist online at
http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S38596285


Don Morgan
Coventry, Ct
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