Date: 10/5/19 3:52 pm
From: Deborah Allen <dallenyc...>
Subject: [nysbirds-l] Central Park NYC - Sat. Oct. 5, 2019: 9 Species of Wood Warblers, Yellow-billed Cuckoo, Yellow-bellied Sapsucker (many)
Central Park NYC
Saturday October 5, 2019
OBS: Robert DeCandido, PhD, Deborah Allen, m.ob.

Highlights: Nine Species of Wood Warblers including Cape May Warbler, Yellow-billed Cuckoo, influx of Yellow-bellied Sapsuckers.

Canada Goose - 28 (18 in southbound "V")
Mallard - 14
Mourning Dove - 4 or 5
Yellow-billed Cuckoo - Belvedere Castle
Chimney Swift - 30 to 40
Herring & Ring-billed Gulls - around 40 Reservoir 7:15am,flyover Herring Gulls
Double-crested Cormorant - 2 (Reservoir & Turtle Pond)
Osprey - over Pinetum
Sharp-shinned Hawk - carrying a bird over Ramble near Castle
Cooper's Hawk - flyover Balancing Rock
Red-tailed Hawk - 2 adults over Great Lawn
Red-bellied Woodpecker - 4
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker - 50 to 75
Downy Woodpecker - 2 Tupelo Field
Northern Flicker - 10
Eastern Wood-Pewee - 2 or 3
Eastern Phoebe - 5 or 6
Blue-headed Vireo - 2 (west side Great Lawn, Pinetum)
Red-eyed Vireo - 3
White-breasted Nuthatch - heard in Ramble
House Wren - 5 to 7
Winter Wren - at least 5
Ruby-crowned Kinglet - 7 to 10
Swainson's Thrush - 3
Hermit Thrush - Pinetum
American Robin - 30 to 40
Gray Catbird - 75
Brown Thrasher - 5
Cedar Waxwing - 3 or 4 in crab apple in Shakespeare Garden
House Finch - 2 (male & immature) King of Poland
Song Sparrow - 3
Swamp Sparrow -2 King of Poland
White-throated Sparrow - 10 to 20
Eastern Towhee - male King of Poland
Common Grackle - flock of at least 70 (Cedar Hill & east side Maintenance Field)
Ovenbird - 1 Persimmon Slope
Northern Waterthrush - 1 Upper Lobe
Black-and-white Warbler - 4
Common Yellowthroat - 1 King of Poland
American Redstart - 3 or 4
Cape May Warbler - 4 Pinetum
Northern Parula - 6 or 7
Black-throated Blue Warbler - 4 (1 female, 3 males)
Pine Warbler - 3 or 4
Scarlet Tanager - 3
Northern Cardinal - 6
Rose-breasted Grosbeak - 2 or 3 heard only

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Miriam Rakowski reported an Indigo Bunting still showing some black on the face at the Maintenance Field.

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Deb Allen
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