Date: 10/25/18 9:58 am
From: 'Derek and Jeannette Lovitch' via Maine birds <maine-birds...>
Subject: [Maine-birds] Record-breaking Sandy Point Morning Flight, 10/25
Hi all,
Well, that was fun! An exceptional flight passed over and through Sandy Point Beach, Cousin's Island, Yarmouth this morning.

36F, partly cloudy, lt WNW to W 4.9mph and then gusty.

2128 American Robins (*new record. Old record was 1075).
622 Dark-eyed Juncos (*new record. Old record was 290).
267 Yellow-rumped Warblers
255 Ruby-crowned Kinglets (*3rd highest)
213 unidentified kinglets (*new record)
165 Golden-crowned Kinglets (*2nd highest)
135 unidentified
24 Brown Creepers (*new record. Old record was 6!)
17 Pine Siskins
15 White-throated Sparrows
13 Hermit Thrushes (*new record)
13 American Goldfinches
12 Rusty Blackbirds
9 Northern Flickers
7 Palm Warblers
3 Chipping Sparrows
2 Sharp-shinned Hawks
2 Purple Finches
2 Common Grackles
2 unidentified blackbirds
1 Northern Harrier
1 Hairy Woodpecker
1 Eastern Phoebe
1 Blue Jay
1 Red-breasted Nuthatch
1 Savannah Sparrow
1 Swamp Sparrow
1 Common Yellowthroat
1 Blackpoll Warbler
1 Red-winged Blackbird
<Song Sparrows


Derek and Jeannette Lovitch

Freeport Wild Bird Supply

541 Route One, Suite 10

Freeport, ME 04032



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