Date: 9/2/17 4:09 pm
From: Rankin, Gary <rankin...>
Subject: Shorebirds, warblers and terns
This morning Mike Griffith, Janet Keating, David Patick and I spent some time birding along Rte. 2 from the Ashton Ponds to Pt. Pleasant followed by birding along Long Ridge Road in Mason Co. We experienced rain much of the morning but finally got a break in the weather about 10 am. Highlights are shown below.

Ashton Ponds
Great Blue Heron 1
Lesser Yellowlegs 2
Killdeer 12

Robert C. Byrd Locks & Dam
Canada Goose 38
Mallard 2
Wood Duck 4
Mute Swan 1
Double-crested Cormorant 4
Killdeer 2
Solitary Sandpiper 1
Semipalmated Sandpiper 1
Herring Gull 2
Caspian Tern 4
Indigo Bunting 1

Gallipolis Ferry
Killdeer 50+
Least Sandpiper 1
White-rumpled Sandpiper 1

Long Ridge Road
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 2
Eastern Wood-pewee 8
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher 1
Yellow-throated Vireo 5
Red-eyed Vireo 10
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 4
Eastern Bluebird 4
Worm-eating Warbler 1
Black-and-white Warbler 2
Tennessee Warbler 1
Nashville Warbler 1
Hooded Warbler 1
American Redstart 1
Northern Parula 1
Magnolia Warbler 4
Bay-breasted Warbler 7
Blackburnian Warbler 5
Pine Warbler 1
Yellow-throated Warbler 1
Black-throated Green Warbler 1

Gary Rankin
Lavalette, WV
Wayne Co.


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