Date: 5/3/18 5:41 am
From: <philwhitney17...> [hmbirds] <hmbirds-noreply...>
Subject: [HMBirds] May 2 Birdline

Birdline summary for week ending May 2:

34 reports; 120 species reported

Best of the week:

AMERICAN BITTERN: Vischer Ferry 5/1, 5/2

BLACK-CROWNED NIGHT-HERON: Vischer Ferry 4/27 (2), 4/28, 4/30

SHORT-BILLED DOWITCHER: Wrights Loop 4/26, 4/28

RUSTY BLACKBIRD: Niskayuna 4/26 (2); Vischer Ferry 4/30; Five Rivers 5/2

First arrivals this week:

Green Heron, Ruby-throated Hummingbird, Great Crested Flycatcher, Eastern Kingbird, Yellow-throated Vireo, Warbling Vireo, Bank Swallow, Blue-gray Gnatcatcher, Wood Thrush, Gray Catbird, Ovenbird, Northern Waterthrush, Blue-winged Warbler, Black-and-White Warbler, Nashville Warbler, Common Yellowthroat, Cape May Warbler, Northern Parula, Blackburnian Warbler, Yellow Warbler, Black-throated Green Warbler, White-crowned Sparrow, Rose-breasted Grosbeak, Bobolink and Baltimore Oriole.

Thanks to Susan Beaudoin (Vischer Ferry), Lindsey Duval (Bog Meadow), David DiSiena (Wrights Loop), Alan French (Glenville), Ron Harrower (Lock 2, Wrights Loop), John Hershey (Vischer Ferry), Fransje Holloway (Amsterdam), John Kent (Five Rivers), Nancy Kern (Stockport, Old Chatham, Ghent), Naomi Lloyd (Peebles Island), Tristan Lowery (Five Rivers), Ellen Pemrick (West Charlton), Stacy Robinson (Wrights Loop), Kathryn Schneider (Chatham), Rob Snell (Niskayuna, Betar Byway), Louis Suarato (Basic Creek), Scott Varney (Fort Edward, Wrights Loop, Salem) and Tom Williams (Five Rivers)

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