Contributors: Karyn Delaney, Margaret Higbee, Matt Juskowich, Glenn Koppel, Jerry McWilliams, Kate St. John, Ryan Tomazin, Carole Winslow.
Compiler: Amy Taracido
Wednesday, 4 September 2019 through Wednesday, 11 September 2019
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NOTE: COMMON NIGHTHAWK sightings (high count of 90 on 9/11 in Allegheny County, RT), GREEN HERON, BROAD-WINGED HAWK continue.
At Frick Park on 9/5, sightings included EMPIDONAX FLYCATCHER SP., YELLOW-THROATED VIREO, TENNESSEE WARBLER (KSJ).
On 9/5 at Moraine State Park, EMPIDONAX FLYCATCHER SP., CAPE MAY WARBLER, 2 CHESTNUT-SIDED WARBLERS, 2 BLACKPOLL WARBLERS, 1 BLACK-THROATED GREEN WARBLER (KD).
At State Gamelands #95 on 9/8, 1 YELLOW-BELLIED FLYCATCHER, COMMON RAVEN, 1 VEERY, OVENBIRD, TENNESSEE WARBLER, 3 CHESTNUT-SIDED WARBLERS, 7 BLACK-THROATED GREEN WARBLERS (GK).
On 9/2 at Presque Isle, 2-3 JAEGER SP.; on 9/4, 1 AMERICAN GOLDEN-PLOVER, 1 WILSON'S PHALAROPE; also this week, 1 WILLET, 1 WHIMBREL (JM).
This week in Cook Forest, 1 TRUMPETER SWAN (reported to CW).
At Yellow Creek State Park on 9/10, 1 STILT SANDPIPER (reported to MH).
On 9/5 at Cross Creek Park, 1 AMERICAN GOLDEN-PLOVER, 1 SEMIPALMATED SANDPIPER (MJ).