Date: 5/6/18 8:53 am
From: Mimi Kibler <mialk12...>
Subject: Lower Tucker County birds
I spent an hour in a steady drizzle beside the rising Shavers Fork River in Parsons this morning. I saw a Yellow-breasted Chat briefly at the edge of the high water. As I was leaving I heard a few notes of an oriole song from the top of huge sycamores. There were many orioles, mostly Baltimore, but I saw two mature Orchard Oriole males. They were foraging quietly in sycamore seed pods, along with American Goldfinches, Yellow Warblers and other Warblers I couldn’t ID.

Canada Goose
Wood Duck
Mourning Dove
Northern Flicker
Eastern Phoebe
White-eyed Vireo
Blue Jay
American Crow
Tufted Titmouse
Carolina Wren
American Robin
Grey Catbird
Common Yellowthroat
Yellow Warbler
Yellow-breasted Chat
Eastern Towhee
Song Sparrow
Northern Cardinal
Red-winged Balckbird
Orchard Oriole
Baltimore Oriole

Mimi Kibler
Parsons, Tucker County
 
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