Hotline: Eastern PA Birdline
Date: November 3rd at 3:00 AM
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Compiler: Dave DeReamus
My reporting area includes all of Lehigh and Northampton Counties with the
northern edge of the area reaching Beltzville State Park and the southern
edge reaching Peace Valley Park in Bucks County. Updates are typically done
every Friday, more often when necessary.
The next Audubon program will be held on November 9th at 7:00 PM at the
Wildlands Conservancy in Emmaus. Brandon Swayser will do a program on
Directions to many of the sites in this report can be found in the area’s
birding guidebook, “Birds of the Lehigh Valley and Vicinity”. A completely
revised, 2nd edition of the book can be ordered at:
NOW FOR THE BIRDS!
Sightings from BAKE OVEN KNOB, Lehigh County:
Bald Eagles – 13 on 10/29; 11 on 10/30
Northern Goshawks – 2 on 10/30
Golden Eagles – 14 on 10/29; 10 on 10/30
Peregrine Falcons – 2 on 10/31
SNOW BUNTING – 1 on 10/31.
Sightings from GREEN LANE RESERVOIR, Montgomery County:
At the Walt Road area:
RED-THROATED LOON – 1 on 10/27.
At the Church Road area:
MARSH WREN – 1 on 10/30.
Sightings from LEASER LAKE, Lehigh County:
SURF SCOTER – 1 on 10/30
RED-THROATED LOON – 1 from 10/21 to at least 11/2.
Sightings from the BUCKINGHAM area, Bucks County:
WHITE-WINGED CROSSBILL – 1 on 10/31 (at a private feeder).
Sightings from PEACE VALLEY PARK, Bucks County:
Cackling Goose – 1 on 10/31
RED-THROATED LOON – 1 on 10/30.
PINE SISKINS were noted at several sites this past week.