Date: 5/13/18 6:51 am
From: August Mirabella <00000010a3d6847b-dmarc-request...>
Subject: Peace Valley Park (IBA)-Bucks Co. 4/29-5/12 two weeks
All,
Great weather and bad weather contributed to a good tally of migrants this week. The best numbers reported were 5/12. The total species count for the week 4/29-5/12 was 110. The previous week 4/29-5/5 had 101 species reported.
Some highlights include:
7 duck species including 1 Red-breasted Merganser through 4/30

1 to 2 Common Loons with last report 5/12
Solitary Sandpipers -high report 4 5/8

1 Bonaparte's Gull 5/2-5/3
1 Lesser Black-backed Gull-last report 5/2
1 Forster's Tern 5/2
Yellow-billed Cuckoo-first report 5/8
Black-billed Cuckoo-first report 5/6 photo
E. Wood Pewee-first report 5/5
Least Flycatcher-5/2, 5/5, and 5/12
Willow Flycatcher-first report 5/10
White-eyed Vireo - 5/5 & 5/8
1 Yellow-throated Vireo 5/8
Blue-headed Vireo through 5/12
Warbling Vireo-first report 5/2
Red-eyed Vireo - first report 5/2
6 swallow species including Bank Swallow-first report 5/10
Late report 1 Marsh Wren 4/22 (photo)
Veery - first report 4/29
Swainson's Thrush -first report 5/2
1 Hermit Thrush-last report 5/8
Wood Thrush-first report 4/29
Cedar Waxwing-missing from reports for several weeks, now regular starting 5/5

27 Warbler species (18 week of 4/29 & 26 this past week)
Worm-eating Warbler -first report 5/12
Tennessee Warbler-first report 5/12
American Redstart -first report 4/30
Cape May Warbler - first report 5/11
2 Prothonotary Warblers 5/10 (along lake short where creek comes down hill from New Galena Rd. to fishing pier east of Sailor's Point.
Hooded Warbler-5/2 & 5/8

Magnolia Warbler -first report 5/2
Blackburnian Warbler -first report 5/5
Chestnut-sided Warber -first report 5/3
Black-throated Blue Warbler-first 5/2
Canada Warbler-first report 5/2
Wilson's Warbler -first report 5/11
1 Lincoln's Sparrow 5/10
1 White-crowned Sparrow 5/2 & 5/3
Scarlet Tanager - first report 4/29
Bobolink 5/5


Thanks to all who shared their sightings.

August Mirabella
North Wales, PA
 
Join us on Facebook!