Date: 6/2/18 1:46 pm
From: Deborah Allen <dallenyc...>
Subject: [nysbirds-l] Central Park NYC - Sat., June 2, 2018 - 6 Species of Wood Warblers, Olive-sided & Yellow-bellied Flycatchers
Central Park NYC
Saturday, June 2, 2018
OBS: Robert DeCandido, PhD, Deborah Allen, m.ob.

Highlights: Light NW winds and some rain overnight brought in a few new birds. Six Species of Wood Warblers including Blackburnian Warbler, Olive-sided & Yellow-bellied Flycatchers.

Canada Goose - 40 (14 adults plus 3 family groups with goslings Reservoir, 2 Great Lawn/Turtle Pond)
Wood Duck - male SE Reservoir
Mallard - 21 (5 Turtle Pond, 12 + 4 ducklings Reservoir)
Mourning Dove - 5 or 6
Yellow-billed Cuckoo - 2 Azalea Pond area (one with a twig in its beak)
Chimney Swift - one or two in several locations
Herring Gull - 15 Reservoir & a few flyovers
Great Black-backed Gull - 2 Reservoir
Double-crested Cormorant - at least 12 Reservoir & flyovers
Great Egret - south shore of Lake
Black-crowned Night-Heron - 2 adults south side Reservoir (6am)
Red-tailed Hawk - 2 flyovers (east & west side) + 2 birds 5th Ave. nest
Red-bellied Woodpecker - male excavating Summer House, male south of Evodia Field
Downy Woodpecker - excavating east side Turtle Pond (Andrea Hessel)
Northern Flicker - pair Gill Overlook
Olive-sided Flycatcher - north of Gill Source
Eastern Wood-Pewee - north of Gill Source
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher - Humming Tombstone
Empidonax Flycatcher - prob. Least (small-billed, white below, short wings) Swampy Pin Oak (Alison Schondorf)
Great Crested Flycatcher - 2 to 4 (Ramble & SW Great Lawn)
Eastern Kingbird - 4 (nesting pair Turtle Pond, 1 north of Gill Source, 1 Warbler Rock/Swampy Pin Oak)
Warbling Vireo - 3 (Warbler Rock, Maintenance Field, Humming Tombstone)
Red-eyed Vireo - 3
Blue Jay - residents
Barn Swallow - 2 south side Reservoir (early)
White-breasted Nuthatch - top of the Oven (Bob - early), another 72nd Street entrance (via Gillian Henry)
American Robin - residents
Gray Catbird - residents
Cedar Waxwing - 8 or 9 (3 or 4 Maint. Field (Gillian Henry), 5 Gill Overlook)
House Finch - female Mugger's Woods
Red-winged Blackbird - 3 males Turtle Pond
Brown-headed Cowbird - male & one or two females Mugger's Woods
Common Grackle - residents incl. adult feeding fledgling at Reservoir (6:30am)
Common Yellowthroat - male Turtle Pond (Alison Schondorf)
American Redstart - 3
Magnolia Warbler - 2 Humming Tombstone (Ally)
Blackburnian Warbler - female Humming Tombstone (Gillian Henry)
Blackpoll Warbler - female - Humming Tombstone
Canada Warbler - male Humming Tombstone
Northern Cardinal - residents

Deb Allen
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