Date: 5/5/18 6:38 pm
From: Peter Post <pwpost...>
Subject: Re: [nysbirds-l] Central Park NYC - Sat., May 5, 2018 - 22 species of Wood Warblers including Kentucky & Prothonotary, both Cuckoos
Also worth noting were two Summer Tanagers at the Maintenance Field at 4:00 pm.

Peter Post

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> On May 5, 2018, at 8:19 PM, Deborah Allen <dallenyc...> wrote:
>
> Central Park NYC
> Saturday, May 5, 2018
> OBS: Robert DeCandido, PhD, Deborah Allen, m.ob.
>
> Highlights: 22 species of Wood Warblers including Kentucky & Prothonotary and both Cuckoos. An adult Yellow-crowned Night-Heron continued at the Oven.
>
> Canada Goose - 3 Lake at Riviera
> Mallard - residents
> Mourning Dove - residents
> Yellow-billed Cuckoo - between the Riviera and Willow Rock (Deb after lunch - thanks to Richard Nelson)
> Black-billed Cuckoo - south of Maintenance Field
> Chimney Swift - 4
> Herring Gull - flyovers
> Yellow-crowned Night-Heron - adult at the Oven seen from Warbler Rock
> Red-headed Woodpecker - Evodia Field
> Red-bellied Woodpecker - residents
> Downy Woodpecker - several locations
> Northern Flicker - female between Summer House and Warbler Rock
> American Kestrel - male hovering over Maintenance Field then flying past feeders
> Great Crested Flycatcher - 2 (Summer House & Tupelo Field)
> Blue-headed Vireo - 2
> Warbling Vireo - 4 pairs
> Red-eyed Vireo - 2
> Blue Jay - residents
> House Wren - 1
> Blue-gray Gnatcatcher - 2 (Ramble & Riviera)
> Ruby-crowned Kinglet - 5
> Veery - 3 (Warbler Rock, south of Evodia field, Maintenance Field)
> Swainson's Thrush - 5
> Wood Thrush - 2
> American Robin - residents
> Gray Catbird - summer residents
> House Finch - male at feeders
> Eastern Towhee - female near Swampy Pin Oak
> Savannah Sparrow - 2 Falconer's Hill (Deb after lunch)
> Song Sparrow - the Point
> Swamp Sparrow - 3
> White-crowned Sparrow - 2 (Strawberry Fields & Falconer's Hill - Deb after lunch)
> White-throated Sparrow - 15
> Orchard Oriole - female at the Oven (Deb after lunch)
> Baltimore Oriole - 5 males
> Red-winged Blackbird - singing males several locations
> Brown-headed Cowbird - 2 females at feeders
> Ovenbird - a dozen
> Northern Waterthrush - 7
> Blue-winged Warbler - 2 males
> Black-and-white Warbler - 10 (50/50 male/female)
> Prothonotary Warbler - ranging from Bow Bridge to the Point
> Nashville Warbler - 5
> Kentucky Warbler - adult male moving from area near Bow Bridge to the Riviera
> Common Yellowthroat - 8
> Hooded Warbler - male Maintenance Field
> American Redstart - 15 including some females & immature males
> Cape May Warbler - male walk to Belvedere Castle
> Northern Parula - 25
> Magnolia Warblerr - 4
> Blackburnian Warbler - 5 (4 male, 1 female)
> Yellow Warbler - 6
> Chestnut-sided Warbler - 3 (2 males, 1 female)
> Blackpoll Warbler - 2 males in Ramble
> Black-throated Blue Warbler - 6 (5 males, 1 female)
> Palm Warbler - Warbler rock
> Yellow-rumped Warbler - 15
> Black-throated Green Warbler - 3 males
> Canada Warbler - Riviera (Peter Haskel)
> Scarlet Tanager - male Strawberry Fields (Deb after lunch)
> Northern Cardinal - residents
> Rose-breasted Grosbeak - 3 near feeders
> Indigo Bunting - singing male on the Point
> --
> From twitter via @BirdCentralPark:
>
> An adult male Blue Grosbeak (photo) and Blackpoll Warbler at the Point at 6:15am from @LaurenceDare were reported early in the afternoon.
>
> David Barrett @FastMiler reported a Clay-colored Sparrow (rare in Central Park in spring) and White-crowned Sparrow at Strawberry Fields early this morning.
>
> Jordan Spindel @Meanteenbirder reported a Lincoln's Sparrow early this morning from the same area of Strawberry Fields as the Clay-colored Sparrow.
>
> Ron Lugo @BirdsRon photographed a Red-breasted Merganser at the Reservoir this afternoon.
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