Date: 5/20/19 4:02 pm
From: August Mirabella <am4birds1...>
Subject: Peace Valley Park (IBA) -Bucks Co. (5/12 - 5/18)
All,
The species count was 84 this week. Birder reports were light.
1 Yellow-billed Cuckoo - 1st report 5/18
Common Nighthawk-high report 12 5/17 photo
2 Spotted Sandpiper 5/15
1 Solitary Sandpiper 5/14
1 Common Loon 5/13
1 Osprey 5/14, 5/15
Bald Eagle-nest likely failed this year.
1 Willow Flycatcher - 1st report 5/18
1 Veery 5/15
1 Brown Thrasher 5/15 photo
5 Cedar Waxwings 5/17 - 1st report since Feb.
1 White-crowned Sparrow 5/16 - only 2nd report this year.
1 White-throated Sparrow 5/15 last report for spring so far
16 warbler species:
N. Waterthrush
1 Cape May Warbler 5/18
Blackpoll Warbler -1st report 5/18
1 Canada Warbler - 1st report 5/18
Some of our colorful residents reported this week are Ruby-throated
Hummingbird, Green Heron, Pileated Woodpecker, Cliff Swallow, E. Bluebird,
Wood Thrush, Brown Thrasher, E. Towhee, Blue-winged Warbler, Common
Yellowthroat, Yellow Warbler, Scarlet Tanager, & Rose-breasted Grosbeak

Thanks to all who reported their sightings this week.

August Mirabella
North Wales, PA
 
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