Date: 7/5/18 6:22 am From: Deborah Allen <dallenyc...> Subject: [nysbirds-l] NYBG, Bronx - Weds. July 4, 2018 - Red-breasted Nuthatches, Yellow Warblers, Wood Thrush, Orchard Oriole, Wood Ducks
New York Botanical Garden, Bronx Wednesday July 4, 2018 OBS: Robert DeCandido, PhD, Deborah Allen, m.ob.
Independence Day Highlights: 3 Red-breasted Nuthatches (very worn plumage), Yellow Warblers, Wood Thrush, Orchard Oriole, Wood Duck with ducklings, Green Heron.
Wood Duck - female with 8 ducklings Bronx River Mourning Dove Ruby-throated Hummingbird - female Great Blue Heron - flyover Green Heron - Bronx River (Patrick) Red-tailed Hawk - adult & juvenile near Mertz Library, circling adult Red-bellied Woodpecker - at least 2 Downy Woodpecker - adult female & male with juvenile at Swale Northern flicker - male & female Great Crested Flycatcher - heard in forest Eastern Kingbird - 2 Twin Lakes Warbling Vireo - several (Gillian Henry) Blue Jay - 2 Tufted Titmouse - Forest & Azalea Way Red-breasted Nuthatch - 3 in pines between Conservatory & Moshulu entrance White-breasted Nuthatch - 2 Forest & Azalea Way Wood Thrush - Forest & Azalea Way Gray Catbird - several locations Northern Mockingbird - Pines near Cafe American Goldfinch - most at Swale Chipping Sparrow - several some singing (Signe Hammer), one under tables at Cafe Song Sparrow - several locations, including pair in Native Plant Garden Orchard Oriole - female at Swale Baltimore Oriole - adult males Bronx River near Twin Lakes, hatch-year bird at Swale Red-winged Blackbird - several adult males, female visiting nest with young in Swale (Amanda) Yellow Warbler - male & 2 females at Swale
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