Date: 9/8/17 2:16 pm
From: Tina and Peter Green via CTBirds <ctbirds...>
Subject: [CT Birds] eBird -- Sherwood Island State Park -- Sep 8, 2017
Seventy-eight species seen today and Sherwood Island SP continues to be one of the best birding locations in the state. Ten Warbler species seen this morning and I added Saltmarsh Sparrows when I returned at high tide this afternoon. Entrance Fees are still being charged on the weekends but no charge Mon-Fri.My eBird checklist is below.


Sep 8, 2017
6:31 AM
Traveling
3.00 miles
308 Minutes
All birds reported? Yes
Comments: Submitted from eBird for iOS, version 1.5.2 Build 140

25 Canada Goose
16 Mallard
60 Double-crested Cormorant -- Most in Mill Pond
12 Great Blue Heron
27 Great Egret
18 Snowy Egret
8 Black-crowned Night-Heron
5 Osprey
1 Cooper's Hawk
2 Red-shouldered Hawk
2 Red-tailed Hawk
20 Ruddy Turnstone
17 Semipalmated Sandpiper
1 Spotted Sandpiper
1 Pectoral Sandpiper
6 Greater Yellowlegs
30 Laughing Gull -- Mill Pond
5 Ring-billed Gull
1 Herring Gull
21 Herring Gull (American)
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull
4 Great Black-backed Gull
10 Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)
13 Mourning Dove
2 Great Horned Owl
18 Chimney Swift
6 Ruby-throated Hummingbird
1 Belted Kingfisher
2 Red-bellied Woodpecker
1 Downy Woodpecker
1 Hairy Woodpecker
6 Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted)
1 Pileated Woodpecker
1 Merlin
3 Eastern Wood-Pewee
1 Least Flycatcher
5 Empidonax sp.
1 Eastern Phoebe
4 Great Crested Flycatcher
5 Eastern Kingbird
1 Blue-headed Vireo
2 Warbling Vireo
4 Red-eyed Vireo
2 Blue Jay
9 American Crow
2 Common Raven
1 Purple Martin
30 Tree Swallow
52 Barn Swallow
3 Black-capped Chickadee
2 White-breasted Nuthatch
4 House Wren
3 Marsh Wren
2 Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
2 Veery
8 American Robin
8 Gray Catbird
4 Northern Mockingbird
8 European Starling
40 Cedar Waxwing
1 Blue-winged Warbler
6 Black-and-white Warbler
2 Tennessee Warbler
15 Common Yellowthroat
12 American Redstart
4 Magnolia Warbler
5 Yellow Warbler
1 Chestnut-sided Warbler
1 Palm Warbler (Yellow)
2 Prairie Warbler
4 Chipping Sparrow
2 Savannah Sparrow
3 Song Sparrow
6 Northern Cardinal
60 Bobolink -- Two large flocks and several singles
1 Baltimore Oriole
5 American Goldfinch
7 House Sparrow

Number of Taxa: 77

Tina Green
Westport
In part with AJ & Sue Hand
Sent from my iPhone
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