Date: 9/29/17 7:41 pm
From: Glenn d'Entremont <gdentremont1...>
Subject: [MASSBIRD] 9/29 highlights-Squantum, Pond Meadow Park (Braintree), Great Pond-Randolph/Braintree
Nice day I chose for a vacation day. P-Pond Meadow, G-Great Pond, rest Squantum unless noted. Highlights only:

Northern Pintail 6 (G)

Green-winged Teal 67 (G)

Great Egret 15

Snowy Egret 5

Red-shouldered Hawk (G)

Laughing Gull 407 still a lot around Quincy Bay

Eastern Screech-Owl 2 (1-G) unusual one at Squaw Rock calling mid-morning

Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2 (Squaw Rock)

Peregrine Falcon chasing the above mentioned teal (G)

Carolina Wren 7 (6-P, 1-G) making a come back?

Brown Thrasher 1

Ruby-crowned Kinglet 8 (1-P, 1-G)

Northern Parula 2 (P)

Yellow-rumped Warbler 10 (1-G) they're baaack.

Prairie Warbler 1

HOODED WARBLER 1 female at Great Pond, the Norraway Road entrance a couple of hundred feet before the boulders placed to block ATVs with noticeable ATV go around.

DiCKCISSEL 1 flyover calling early

BLACK-HEADED GROSBEAK 1 see earlier post for details

Common Grackle 801 Yup. 1 bird at Squantum (500-P, 300-G)


Glenn d'Entremont: <gdentremont1...> Stoughton, MA
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