Date: 5/5/19 6:07 pm
From: August Mirabella <am4birds1...>
Subject: Peace Valley Park (IBA) - Bucks Co. (4/28 - 5/4)
All,
The species total was 108 this week. More spring first reports follow below.
6 duck species including:
Wood Duck
1 Blue-winged Teal 5/1
1 White-winged Scoter 5/1 (photo)
Common Merganser-last report 5/1
Black-billed Cuckoo - 1st report 5/4
Chimney Swift - 1st report 4/29
6 shorebird species including:
1 Least Sandpiper - 5/2 (photo)
Spotted Sandpiper-high report 8 5/4
Solitary Sandpiper - high report 2 5/4
1 Lesser Yellowlegs 5/1
Common Loon - high report 6 5/3
Double-crested Cormorant - high report 90 5/1
1 Black-crowned Night-Heron -last report 5/1 (photos)
1 Broad-winged Hawk - 4/30, 5/3, & 5/4
1 White-eyed Vireo- 5/2
1 Yellow-throated Vireo 5/1
Red-eyed Vireo - 1st report 5/4
Blue-headed Vireo - 1st report 4/30
Common Raven - high report 2 5/3
Cliff Swallow-high report 8 5/1
1 Red-breasted Nuthatch - 5/1, 5/3, 5/4
Veery - 1st report 5/1
Swainson's Thrush - 1st report 4/30
1 Hermit Thrush 5/1, 5/3
1 Purple Finch 5/4
8 sparrow species including:
1 White-crowned Sparrow 4/30
1 Savannah Sparrow 5/3
Orchard Oriole-1st report 4/29
17 warbler species:
Ovenbird 1st report 5/1
Worm-eating Warbler 5/2
N. Waterthrush - 1st report 5/1
Blue-winged Warbler- 1st report 4/28
Prothonotary Warbler - 5/1 (one day only)
Nashville Warbler- 1st report 4/30
American Redstart - 1st report 5/1
N. Parula - 1st report 4/30
Magnolia Warbler - 1st report 5/4
Black-throated Blue Warbler -1st report 5/1
Prairie Warbler - 1st report 5/2
Scarlet Tanager - 1st report 5/2

Thanks to all who shared their sightings.

August Mirabella
North Wales, PA
 
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