Date: 11/3/18 4:25 pm
From: August Mirabella <00000010a3d6847b-dmarc-request...>
Subject: Peace Valley Park (IBA)-(10/28-11/3) (Franklin's Gull)
All,
The reported species totaled 88. Highlights included:
2 Snow Geese 10/29
Cackling Goose 10/31 (photo)
Ring-necked Duck-high report 6 10/31
Bufflehead-high report 44 10/30
Common Merganser-high report 13 10/28

1 Horned Grebe-10/30 to at least 11/1 (photo)
Bonaparte's Gull -high report 16 11/3
1 Franklin's Gull 11/3 (photo) 11/3 (2nd occurence for the park)
Lesser Black-backed Gull -high report 157 11/03
1 Great Cormorant 11/3 (photo) - only a handful of reports here in 20 yrs.
Double-crested Cormorant continues-high report 53 11/1
1 Great Egret 10/28
1 Red-throated Loon 10/30 through 11/3
Osprey -high report 2 11/3
1 Merlin 10/28,10/31
Peregrine Falcon - 11/3 possibly more than one
E. Phoebe -high report 3 10/30
2 Blue-headed Vireo 10/28 (photo)
1 Common Raven 10/31
~5 Tree Swallow 10/28
1 Red-breasted Nuthatch 10/30
1 Brown Creeper 10/28
1 Winter Wren 10/28
Golden-crowned & Ruby-crowned Kinglet
E. Bluebird
Hermit Thrush-high report 3 10/30
1 Swainson's Thrush 10/28
1 Gray Catbird 10/30
American Pipit-high report 11 10/31
Cedar Waxwing-high report 58 11/1
Purple Finch-hgh report 18 10/28
Chipping Sparrow-High report 23 11/3 one flock
Fox Sparrow -1st report 10/28

White-crowned Sparrow-high report 3 10/29
1 Lincoln's Sparrow 10/28
Swamp Sparrow-high report 10 11/1
E. Towhee -high report 3 10/30
1 Black-throated Green Warbler 11/1
Pine Siskin - 1st report 10/31


Thanks to all who shared their sightings.
August Mirabella
North Wales
 
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