Date: 4/1/18 3:23 pm
From: Deborah Allen <dallenyc...>
Subject: [nysbirds-l] Central Park NYC - Sun. April 1, 2018 - Ruby-crowned Kinglet (FOS), Osprey, Boat-tailed Grackle
Central Park, NYC
Sunday April 1, 2018
OBS: Robert DeCandido, PhD, Deborah Allen, m.ob.

Highlights: Ruby-crowned Kinglet (first-of-season), Osprey, & Boat-tailed Grackle.

Canada Goose - 11 (6 on the Pond, 5 on the Lake)
Wood Duck - male at the Pond
Mallard - 29 (16 on the Pond, 3 Conservatory Water, 8 on the Lake, 2 Turtle Pond)
Mourning Dove - 13 Evodia Field
American Coot - at the Pond
Herring Gull - flyovers
Great Egret - the Lake near Bow Bridge
Osprey - flyover Upper Lobe
Red-tailed Hawk - 2 (one carrying nesting material)
Red-bellied Woodpecker - several
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker - 3 (1 Gill Overlook, 2 Mugger's Woods)
Downy Woodpecker - 6 (2 Evodia Field, 1 Maintenance Field, 3 Gill Overlook)
Northern Flicker - 8
Eastern Phoebe - 8 or 9
Blue Jay - at least 10
Tufted Titmouse - 3
White-breasted Nuthatch - NW of the Dene giving staccato call
Brown Creeper - Upper Lobe
Golden-crowned Kinglet - 4 (Gill Overlook, Upper Lobe, 2 Turtle Pond)
Ruby-crowned Kinglet - male at Upper Lobe (first-of-season)
Hermit Thrush - 4 (Gill Overlook (David Barrett), Swampy Pin Oak (Deb), 2 Delacorte Theater/Locust Grove)
American Robin - 25
House Finch - 7 Evodia Field
American Goldfinch - 12 Evodia Field, a few at other locations
Chipping Sparrow - Evodia Field
Fox Sparrow - 4 or 5 (1 at the Pond, 2 Mugger's Woods, 1 Humming Tombstone, 1 Evodia Field)
Song Sparrow - 6 or 7
White-throated Sparrow - 50
Dark-eyed Junco - 25
Red-winged Blackbird - 5 males (3 singing at the Pond, 2 Evodia Field)
Brown-headed Cowbird - male below Warbler Rock (David Barrett)
Common Grackle - 16
Boat-tailed Grackle - first-spring female continues at the Pond
Northern Cardinal - 5

Deb Allen
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