Date: 9/9/17 2:32 pm
From: Shrader, John <000004c84b08e125-dmarc-request...>
Subject: [Ohio-birds] eBird Report - Blendon Woods Metro Park, Sep 9, 2017
Blendon Woods Metro Park, Franklin, Ohio, US
Sep 9, 2017 7:50 AM - 11:35 AM
Protocol: Traveling
2.0 mile(s)
Comments: TIME: 0750 - 1135
CONDITIONS: 52F - 65F, clear, wind NE 5
COVERAGE: Lake Trail and West/East Blinds on south shore of Thoreau Lake
Goldenrod Trail
Park roads by Ice Skating Pond, Disc Golf Course, and Kiddie's Sledding Hill
1. Eastern Gray Squirrel - 4
2. Eastern Chipmunk - 5

NOTES: Likely Orange-crowned Warbler (celata) - similar to Tennessee but browner and streaked underneath. Bill thin and slightly decurved, long tail. Along Lake Trail low down in the goldenrod. Early record, but we are very familiar with this species.

OBSERVERS: Karen and John Shrader

68 species

Canada Goose (Branta canadensis) 22
Wood Duck (Aix sponsa) 10
Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos) 4
Wild Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) 7
Double-crested Cormorant (Phalacrocorax auritus) 2
Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias) 1
Great Egret (Ardea alba) 1
Turkey Vulture (Cathartes aura) 4
Cooper's Hawk (Accipiter cooperii) 1
Red-shouldered Hawk (Buteo lineatus) 1
Ring-billed Gull (Larus delawarensis) 1
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) (Columba livia (Feral Pigeon)) 2
Chimney Swift (Chaetura pelagica) 4
Ruby-throated Hummingbird (Archilochus colubris) 1
Belted Kingfisher (Megaceryle alcyon) 2
Red-bellied Woodpecker (Melanerpes carolinus) 4
Downy Woodpecker (Eastern) (Picoides pubescens pubescens/medianus) 4
Northern Flicker (Colaptes auratus) 2
Olive-sided Flycatcher (Contopus cooperi) 1
Eastern Wood-Pewee (Contopus virens) 1
Least Flycatcher (Empidonax minimus) 1
Eastern Phoebe (Sayornis phoebe) 1
White-eyed Vireo (Vireo griseus) 1
Philadelphia Vireo (Vireo philadelphicus) 1
Warbling Vireo (Vireo gilvus) 2
Red-eyed Vireo (Vireo olivaceus) 4
Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata) 20
American Crow (Corvus brachyrhynchos) 10
Tree Swallow (Tachycineta bicolor) 4
Carolina Chickadee (Poecile carolinensis) 20
Tufted Titmouse (Baeolophus bicolor) 6
White-breasted Nuthatch (Sitta carolinensis) 5
House Wren (Troglodytes aedon) 4
Carolina Wren (Thryothorus ludovicianus) 2
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher (Polioptila caerulea) 1
Ruby-crowned Kinglet (Regulus calendula) 1
Eastern Bluebird (Sialia sialis) 20
American Robin (Turdus migratorius) 4
Gray Catbird (Dumetella carolinensis) 20
Northern Mockingbird (Mimus polyglottos) 1
European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris) 3
Cedar Waxwing (Bombycilla cedrorum) 7
Blue-winged Warbler (Vermivora cyanoptera) 1
Black-and-white Warbler (Mniotilta varia) 4
Tennessee Warbler (Oreothlypis peregrina) 5
Nashville Warbler (Oreothlypis ruficapilla) 3
Mourning Warbler (Geothlypis philadelphia) 2
Common Yellowthroat (Geothlypis trichas) 1
American Redstart (Setophaga ruticilla) 8
Cape May Warbler (Setophaga tigrina) 4
Magnolia Warbler (Setophaga magnolia) 5
Bay-breasted Warbler (Setophaga castanea) 6
Blackburnian Warbler (Setophaga fusca) 4
Chestnut-sided Warbler (Setophaga pensylvanica) 7
Blackpoll Warbler (Setophaga striata) 5
Pine Warbler (Setophaga pinus) 1
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle) (Setophaga coronata coronata) 2
Black-throated Green Warbler (Setophaga virens) 5
Canada Warbler (Cardellina canadensis) 2
Chipping Sparrow (Spizella passerina) 2
Field Sparrow (Spizella pusilla) 5
Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia) 6
Eastern Towhee (Pipilo erythrophthalmus) 2
Northern Cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis) 20
Indigo Bunting (Passerina cyanea) 1
Common Grackle (Quiscalus quiscula) 40
House Finch (Haemorhous mexicanus) 8
American Goldfinch (Spinus tristis) 50

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