Date: 5/31/18 5:51 pm
From: David Suggs <dsuggs...>
Subject: [nysbirds-l] RBA Buffalo Bird Report 31 May 2018
- RBA
* New York
* Buffalo
* 05/31/2018
* NYBU1805.31
- Birds mentioned

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Black-bellied Plover
Semipalmated Plover
Whimbrel
Ruddy Turnstone
Red Knot
Sanderling
Semipalm. Sandpiper
Least Sandpiper
Dunlin
Short-b. Dowitcher
Black-billed Cuckoo
Yellow-billed Cuckoo
Common Nighthawk
Whip-poor-will
Merlin
Eastern Wood-Pewee
Alder Flycatcher
Willow Flycatcher
Least Flycatcher
Veery
Gray-cheeked Thrush
Wood Thrush
Cedar Waxwing
Blue-headed Vireo
Philadelphia Vireo
Tennessee Warbler
Nashville Warbler
Northern Parula
Chestnut-s. Warbler
Magnolia Warbler
Bl.-thr. Bl. Warbler
Yellow-r. Warbler
Bl.-thr. Green Warb.
Blackburnian Warbler
Palm Warbler
Bay-breasted Warbler
Blackpoll Warbler
American Redstart
Common Yellowthroat
Wilson's Warbler
Canada Warbler
Rose-br. Grosbeak
Eastern Towhee
Lincoln's Sparrow
Yellow-h. Blackbird
Pine Siskin

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Hotline: Buffalo Bird Report at the Buffalo Museum of Science
Date: 05/31/2018
Number: 716-896-1271
To Report: Same
Compiler: David F. Suggs
Coverage: Western New York and adjacent Ontario
Website: www.BuffaloOrnithologicalSociety.org

Thursday, May 31, 2018

The Buffalo Bird Report is a service provided
by your Buffalo Museum of Science and the
Buffalo Ornithological Society. To contact the
Science Museum, call 896-5200. Press the pound
key to report sightings before the end of this
message.

Highlights of reports received May 17 through
May 31 from the Niagara Frontier Region.

Still a good count of migrant warblers at
Forest Lawn in Buffalo on May 20. Sixteen
species included TENNESSEE WARBLER, NASHVILLE
WARBLER, COMMON YELLOWTHROAT, AMERICAN
REDSTART, NORTHERN PARULA, MAGNOLIA WARBLER,
BAY-BREASTED WARBLER, BLACKBURNIAN WARBLER,
CHESTNUT-S. WARBLER, BLACKPOLL WARBLER, BL.-
THR. BL. WARBLER, PALM WARBLER, YELLOW-R.
WARBLER, BL.-THR. GREEN WARB., CANADA WARBLER
and WILSON'S WARBLER, plus BLUE-HEADED VIREO,
PHILADELPHIA VIREO, LINCOLN'S SPARROW and GRAY-
CHEEKED THRUSH. PHILADELPHIA VIREO also
reported at Tifft Nature Preserve in Buffalo.

A fallout of shorebird migrants occurred on May
22. At the Port Dalhousie piers, on Lake
Ontario in Saint Catharine's, Ontario, 1200
DUNLINS, 65 WHIMBRELS and 7 RED KNOTS, plus
SHORT-B. DOWITCHER, SANDERLING, SEMIPALMATED
PLOVER and SEMIPALM. SANDPIPER. The same date
in Niagara County, 11 shorebird species.
Highlights at Burgess and Lower Lake Roads - 11
BLACK-BELLIED PLOVERS and 10 SHORT-B.
DOWITCHERS, with RUDDY TURNSTONE, DUNLIN,
SEMIPALMATED PLOVER and peep sandpipers.

May 26, the BOS WHIP-POOR-WILL Field Trip to
the Wainfleet Bog Sanctuary, on the Niagara
Peninsula of Ontario, reported four calling
WHIP-POOR-WILLS after sunset at Wilson and
Garringers Roads. Also on the evening trip,
COMMON NIGHTHAWK, BLACK-BILLED CUCKOO, YELLOW-
BILLED CUCKOO, EASTERN WOOD-PEWEE, ALDER
FLYCATCHER, WILLOW FLYCATCHER, LEAST
FLYCATCHER, GR. CR. FLYCATCHER, VEERY, WOOD
THRUSH, 21 CEDAR WAXWINGS, EASTERN TOWHEE and 3
ROSE-BR. GROSBEAKS.

At feeders - May 18, a reported YELLOW-H.
BLACKBIRD at Sunset Beach, on Lake Ontario in
Orleans County. A PINE SISKIN still at a
feeder in North Boston on May 20.

And, MERLINS are nesting in a North Buffalo
neighborhood.

You may report sightings after the tone. Thank
you for calling and reporting.

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