Date: 9/13/17 9:52 am
From: Chris Kubiak <ckubiak...>
Subject: Re: Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve Wednesday Walk (Allegheny County) 9-13
Yes the drip is working but most of these birds were back along our
Goldenrod Trail. But you are correct, water at the drip also has been a nice
magnet for the birds.

-----Original Message-----
From: Marcy Cunkelman [mailto:<plant4nature...>]
Sent: Wednesday, September 13, 2017 12:50 PM
To: Chris Kubiak
Subject: Re: [PABIRDS] Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve Wednesday Walk
(Allegheny County) 9-13

Is the mister going? Water in our " creek" has been a great attractor here.


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> On Sep 13, 2017, at 12:26 PM, Chris Kubiak <ckubiak...> wrote:
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> All,
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> This morning we had a fantastic showing of migrant warblers and other
> birds, including seemingly every Cedar Waxwing in Allegheny County on
> the property, on our weekly Wednesday walks at Beechwood. Starting at
> 9 am with myself and Brian Shema, along with a number of other local
> birders, we discovered 9 species of warblers including Blue-winged,
> Chestnut-sided, Magnolia, Black and White, Tennessee, Blackburnian,
> American Redstart, Hooded, Black throated-green.
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> Along with the warblers we had a briefly calling Yellow-billed Cuckoo,
> 2 Scarlet tanager females, an immature male Baltimore Oriole, 2-3
> Swainson Thrushes, a number of Red-eyed Vireos (one feeding what we
> presume was a younger bird)at least 2 Ruby-throated Hummingbirds and a
> lone immature Rose-breasted Grosbeak, amongst easily 100+ Cedar
> Waxwings eating the remaining black cherries on the tress.
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> If you get a chance to head out an bird, Beechwood is hoping right now!
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