Date: 5/2/19 2:57 pm
From: Tina and Peter Green via CTBirds <ctbirds...>
Subject: [CT Birds] Sherwood Island State Park highlights
What began as a dreary day weather wise turned in to a spectacular day of birding! First it was 10 warbler species at CT Audubon Society’s Larsen Sanctuary with Miley Bull’s Thursday morning walk and killer views of a Hooded Warbler.

Then it was on to Sherwood Island to check on my patch and another Hooded Warbler!(More killer views)
Click on the link for the total eBird checklist at the bottom, but highlights include:

3 Least & 2 Great Crested Flycatchers
10 Eastern Kingbirds
2 Yellow-throated, 1 Red-eyed,& 10 Blue-headed Vireos
Red-breasted Nuthatch
4 Blue-gray Gnatcatchers
8 Ruby-crowned Kinglets
5 Veery-maybe more
2 Swainson’s,1 Hermit,& 1 Wood Thrush
16 Gray Catbirds
1 Brown Thrasher
5 White-crowned Sparrows(adult males)
4 Bobolinks(adult males)
12 Warbler species
4 Scarlet Tanagers( females)
4 Rose-breasted Grosbeaks(males)

https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S55681131

Tina Green
Westport
Sent from my iPhone
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