Date: 5/14/18 7:39 am From: Fred Shaffer <glaucousgull...> Subject: [MDBirding] Alder Flycatcher, Wilson's Warbler at Swan Creek
I had a great morning at Swan Creek, with the highlights being a singing Alder Flycatcher in the marsh and a singing Wilson's Warbler in the trees near flagpoles (next to where birders park). I got great views of the Wilson's Warbler, and also had a Canada Warbler and Black-throated Blue Warbler. Other migrants in the treeline included Magnolia Warbler, Northern Waterthrush, Blackpoll Warblers, and a Pine Warbler. Also present in the marsh was a Marsh Wren and two Least Terns. I heard the Alder Flycatcher singing five or six times, which helped me to separate the vocalization from Willow Flycatcher. Nothing too unusual shorebird wise, but I did have 3 or 4 Dunlin, good numbers of Semi Plovers and the usual peeps and yellowlegs. Good birding!
Fred <ShafferGlaucousGull...>, Anne Arundel
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