Date: 5/12/18 5:13 pm From: Len Medlock <lenmedlock...> Subject: [NHBirds] Local birds (Orioles and warblers)
Spent a few hours this morning birding Powderhouse Pond and, after splitting some wood, hung out back to watch the local critters.
Powder House Pond ------------------- Greater Yellowlegs-1 flew in to walk along the path Merlin-1 shot out of a perch unseen Warbling Vireo-4 Red-eyed Vireo-1 Blue Jay-4 American Crow-2 Northern Rough-winged Swallow-2 Tree Swallow-11 Bank Swallow-1 Black-capped Chickadee-X House Wren-1 Marsh Wren-4 Carolina Wren-1 American Robin-X Gray Catbird-2 Brown Thrasher-1 Black-and-white Warbler-2 Common Yellowthroat-2 Northern Parula-5 Yellow Warbler-5 Chestnut-sided Warbler-2 Yellow-rumped Warbler-8 Black-throated Green Warbler-1 Chipping Sparrow-1 Savannah Sparrow-5 Song Sparrow-X Swamp Sparrow-2 Eastern Towhee-1 Northern Cardinal-X Orchard Oriole-2 (1 adult, 1 first summer male) Baltimore Oriole-3 Red-winged Blackbird-X Common Grackle-X House Finch-X American Goldfinch-X House Sparrow -X
Backyard -------- Ruby-throated Hummingbird-2 (male and female seen at feeder; male perched close by) Blue Jay-2 White-breasted Nuthatch 1 Eastern Bluebird-2 American Robin-1 Black-and-white Warbler-1 Common Yellowthroat-1 Northern Parula-2 Magnolia Warbler-1 seen well but unable to photograph due to poor lighting Yellow Warbler-2 Chestnut-sided Warbler-1 singing in our Forsythia! Yellow-rumped Warbler-3 Black-throated Green Warbler-2 Chipping Sparrow-3 Northern Cardinal-2 House Finch-X American Goldfinch-X