Date: 10/20/19 5:35 am
From: August Mirabella <am4birds1...>
Subject: Peace Valley Park (IBA) -(10/13 - 10/19)
All,
The reported species totaled 87 this week.
1 Greater White-fronted Goose 10/18 photo
1 N. Shoveler 10/18
2 American Wigeon 10/18 FOS
Green-winged Teal-high report 5 10/19
1 Pied-billed Grebe
1 Ring-necked Duck 10/19 FOS
1 Greater Scaup 10/19
1 White-winged Scoter all week (photos)-unusual for long stay and feeding
along shore like a dabbling duck. Injured/weak?
1 Hooded Merganser continues to make an appearance but likely is same bird
also seen at Pine Run sometimes.
1 Least Sandpiper 10/19
2 Solitary Sandpiper through 10/14
1 Bonaparte's Gull 10/17 to 10/19
Lesser Black-backed Gull -high report 81 10/18
1 Great Egret all week
2 Blue-headed Vireo 10/13
Common Raven-10//14-10/19 high report 2 10/14
1 Winter Wren 10/18 FOS
1 Marsh Wren 10/19 FOS
1 White-crowned Sparrow 10/13 FOS
1 Lincoln's Sparrow 10/13 FOS
1 Nelson's Sparrow 10/18 (3rd park known report)
Savannah Sparrow-high report 7 10/16
1 Hermit Thrush 10/19 FOS
1 Bobolink 10/16 photo
2 Rusty Blackbird 10/19 FOS
1 Cape May Warbler 10/13

Some soon to be gone stragglers: Ruby-throated Hummingbird, Green Heron,
Osprey, E. Phoebe, Tree Swallow, House Wren, Gray Catbird, Black and White
Warbler, Com. Yellowthroat, Black-throated Blue Warbler, Palm Warbler,
Indigo Bunting.

Thanks to all who provide reports.

August Mirabella
North Wales, PA
 
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