Date: 6/25/18 9:36 am From: Angela Dimmitt via CTBirds <ctbirds...> Subject: [CT Birds] Northern Parulas in CT
Dave and Tom: Re Northern Parulas nesting in CT, on June 10 doing the LHAS SBC, I tracked and saw a singing male in West Morris and heard a second elsewhere but did not see it. However last year on June 11, doing the same count in the same general vicinity, we heard and saw a male and female together (by bridge over river through deep woods), though were not then checking for signs of nesting. Strong possibility though. Angela Dimmitt New Milford
Date: Sun, 24 Jun 2018 20:22:07 -0400 From: Tom Baptist <tbaptist47n...> To: David Provencher <hikerbirder1...> Subject: Re: [CT Birds] SInging Northern Parula Sterling, CT
Dave: Another amazing observation. There's a long history of this species breeding to our south, west and north but not here in CT. Keep up the good work. My best, Tom
On Sun, Jun 24, 2018 at 2:38 PM, David Provencher via CTBirds < <ctbirds...> wrote:
> During CT Bird Atlas fieldwork this morning I discovered a singing Northern > Parula in Pachaug State Forest in Sterling. I did not see any evidence of a > second bird or a nest, but I'll be revisiting to see what happens. Just > barely into Windham County (by about 100 yards), this is quite an unusual > sighting. > > Dave Provencher > Preston, CT.