Date: 2/9/18 9:14 am
From: Maryellen Stone <maryellen...> [arlingtonbirds] <arlingtonbirds-noreply...>
Subject: [Arlington Birds] EBird Report Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge weekly survey

Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge, Concord US-MA (42.4752,-71.3296), Middlesex, Massachusetts, US
Feb 9, 2018 6:41 AM - 9:56 AM
Protocol: Traveling
1.896 mile(s)
Comments: Weekly survey by intrepid, (some may say foolish), NFWS volunteers who braved the icy driveway and trails on a beautiful, sunny morning to continue the uninterrupted streak of weekly surveys. The hardy volunteers included Joan, Tom, Kevin, Bob, Will and Maryellen. Sixteen degrees at the start, warming up to 28°. Bright sun quickly changed to a cloudy overcast.
19 species

Canada Goose (Branta canadensis) 5
Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) 1
Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis) 1
Mourning Dove (Zenaida macroura) 9
Red-bellied Woodpecker (Melanerpes carolinus) 5
Downy Woodpecker (Picoides pubescens) 10
Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata) 14
American Crow (Corvus brachyrhynchos) 6
Black-capped Chickadee (Poecile atricapillus) 25
Tufted Titmouse (Baeolophus bicolor) 12
White-breasted Nuthatch (Sitta carolinensis) 9
Brown Creeper (Certhia americana) 2
Carolina Wren (Thryothorus ludovicianus) 1
Golden-crowned Kinglet (Regulus satrapa) 5
Eastern Bluebird (Sialia sialis) 6
Dark-eyed Junco (Junco hyemalis) 4
Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia) 6
Northern Cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis) 3
American Goldfinch (Spinus tristis) 2

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This report was generated automatically by eBird v3 (

Maryellen Stone
North Reading, MA

Maryellen Stone
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