Date: 6/13/18 3:44 pm
From: Barbara Volkle <barb620...>
Subject: [MASSBIRD] 6/11 Stony Brook Audubon
Thanks to Paul Peterson for the following report.

Barbara Volkle
Northborough, MA
<barb620...>

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Date: Wed, 13 Jun 2018 20:12:24 +0000

This is one of my favorite places. It is in the town of Norfolk. Two
words: tranquil, beautiful.I birded here from 6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.:

Wood Duck 12                    dusk fly-ins as well as a hen with five
chicks
Hooded Merganser 1
Virginia Rail 2                     seen and heard starting at 8:15 from
boardwalk near where the view closes up
Yellow-billed Cuckoo 3        very evident near visitors
center/butterfly garden/edge of Purple Martin field
Hairy Woodpecker 4
Eastern Wood-Pewee 5       most from beautiful woods on opposite side of
North Street
Eastern Kingbird 3
Red-eyed Vireo 1
Purple Martin 5+                field next to visitors center
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 3      near Bartols Pond (other side of North
Street, also Audubon-owned)
Eastern Bluebird 1
Ovenbird 5
Pine Warbler 3
Swamp Sparrow 3               singing, as usual, in marsh
Rose-breasted Grosbeak 1
Orchard Oriole 1
Baltimore Oriole 10
P.S. Do yourself a favor and go here.

Paul Peterson
<petersonpaul63...>
Boston
 
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