Date: 4/9/18 9:32 pm From: SeEttaM <seettam...> Subject: [cobirds] Canon City area update on migrants plus wandering bird species
Migrants in addition to the Eastern and Black Phoebes I reported on a few days ago:
About 40 White-throated Swifts were feeding above the city water pond on Tunnel Dr Rd a week ago.
Yellow-rumped Warblers, both Audubon and Myrtles, have been moving through the Canon City Riverwalk for the past 5 or 6 days.
1 Snowy Egret at Florence River Park
First of the year male Broad-tailed Hummingbird buzzed me 2 days ago on the Tunnel Drive Rd.
Yesterday I spotted 1 Great Egret on the far side of the east Valco Ponds off MacKenzie Ave. (private property, seen from side of road near bridge)
4 Stellars Jays are still visiting the Canon City Riverwalk (first saw them 2 months ago but thought they would gone by now
About 2 dozen Evening Grosbeak along with a dozen or so Pine Siskins I previously reported on continue in Lincoln Park
>12 Cassin's Finches, which I haven't seen in several years, have joined the Evening Grosbeak and Pine Siskins ---------------------- I am behind on photos but did get about 5 close up pics of the Eastern Phoebes that I have seen several times along Tunnel Drive Rd onto my Birds and Nature blo <https://birdsandnature.blogspot.com/>g.