Date: 5/14/18 2:23 pm From: Deborah Allen <dallenyc...> Subject: [nysbirds-l] Central Park NYC - Mon., May 14, 2018 - 20 Species of Wood Warblers incl. Cerulean Warbler
Central Park NYC Monday, May 14, 2018 OBS: Robert DeCandido, PhD, m.ob.
Highlights: 20 Species of Wood Warblers including Cerulean Warbler. Also seen: Ruby-throated Hummingbird, Spotted Sandpiper, Least Flycatcher, Lincoln's Sparrow, and Indigo Bunting.
Canada Goose - 10 seven-to-ten-day-old goslings with 2 adults Reservoir Mallard - residents on the Lake Mourning Dove - 10 Chimney Swift - 15 mostly at the Reservoir (early morning) Ruby-throated Hummingbird - male Strawberry Fields Spotted Sandpiper - Lake Herring Gull Double-crested Cormorant - 5 Reservoir Black-crowned Night-Heron - flying across the Lake Red-tailed Hawk - adult in flight Central Park West at El Dorado Red-bellied Woodpecker - residents Downy Woodpecker - residents Eastern Wood-Pewee - along birdle path at around West 88th Least Flycatcher - calling NW Reservoir Great Crested Flycatcher - 3 Warbling Vireo 3 (2 heard, 1 Ladies' Pavilion) Red-eyed Vireo - 7 blue Jay - residents Tree Swallow - North Gatehouse Reservoir Northern rough-winged Swallow - 3 or 4 North Gatehouse Reservoir Barn Swallow- around a dozen North Gatehouse Reservoir House Wren - North End Reservoir Ruby-crowned Kinglet - West side Reservoir Veery - 3 Swainson's Thrush - Strawberry fields American Robin - residents Gray Catbird - pairs on territory (around 30 birds) Cedar Waxwing - 20 (2 flocks of 10 birds each going south) House Finch - west Reservoir Chipping Sparrow - West Reservoir (Victor Lloyd) Lincoln's Sparrow - south side of Strawberry Fields Baltimore Oriole - 3 (pair Shakespeare Garden, adult male NW Reservoir) Red-winged Blackbird - singing male Lake Common Grackle - 5 Lake Ovenbird - 5 Northern Waterthrush - 2 (Strawberry Fields & Ladies' Pavilion) Black-and-white Warbler - 20 Nashville Warbler - 2 SW Reservoir Common Yellowthroat - 20 American Redstart - around a dozen (50/50 male/female) Cape May Warbler - 4 Cerulean Warbler - male top of the Upper Lobe around 9:30am Northern Parula - 20 Magnolia Warbler - 10 mostly males Bay-breasted Warbler - 5 (2 male, 3 female) Yellow Warbler - 5 (males & females) Chestnut-sided Warbler - 10 (2 females) Blackpoll Warbler - 5 Black-throated Blue Warbler - 5 (3 male, 2 female) Yellow-rumped Warbler - 15 west side of Reservoir Prairie Warbler 2 females (Strawberry Field, Summit Rock) Black-throated Green Warbler - 2 males (NW Reservoir & west side of Reservoir) Canada Warbler - male Oak Bridge (Bank Rock Bridge) Wilson's Warbler - 10 (all males) Scarlet Tanager - adult male bridge SW Reservoir Northern Cardinal - residents Indigo Bunting - adult male south side Strawberry Fields
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