Date: 4/25/19 1:35 pm
From: John Weeks via CTBirds <ctbirds...>
Subject: [CT Birds] Granby, 4/25 - 47 species, 9 warblers
Interesting that eBird queried the singing Black-throated Blue Warbler. This is the earliest I’ve ever found one in Granby. Full eBird report is copied below.

John Weeks
North Granby

North Granby: JG Property (Private Access), Hartford, Connecticut, US
Apr 25, 2019 8:23 AM - 11:00 AM
Protocol: Traveling
1.4 mile(s)
Comments: Weather: sunny, cool (40s to mid-50s F)
47 species

Canada Goose 2
Mallard 1
Hooded Merganser 1
Virginia Rail 1
Great Blue Heron 3
Turkey Vulture 2
Red-shouldered Hawk 3 One bird dove with wings folded, apparently in courtship flight in presence of 2nd bird
Broad-winged Hawk 1
Red-tailed Hawk 1
Belted Kingfisher 1
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 4
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1
Downy Woodpecker 1
Pileated Woodpecker 1
Northern Flicker 1
Eastern Phoebe 1
Blue-headed Vireo 2
Blue Jay 2
Common Raven 1
Tree Swallow 8 One bird sat in the entrance to a suitable hole in a snag standing in the north marsh.
Barn Swallow 1
Black-capped Chickadee 2
Tufted Titmouse 4
White-breasted Nuthatch 1
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 2
Eastern Bluebird 1
Purple Finch 1
American Goldfinch 2
White-throated Sparrow 7
Song Sparrow 5
Swamp Sparrow 4
Eastern Towhee 1
Red-winged Blackbird 10
Brown-headed Cowbird 2
Common Grackle 10
Louisiana Waterthrush 1
Northern Waterthrush 1
Black-and-white Warbler 2
Northern Parula 2
Black-throated Blue Warbler 1 Familiar song, heard clearly -- no mistake.
Palm Warbler 1
Pine Warbler 1
Yellow-rumped Warbler 31 They were everywhere, steadily filtering northward.
Black-throated Green Warbler 1
Northern Cardinal 2
Rose-breasted Grosbeak 1

View this checklist online at https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S55395185
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