Date: 12/30/20 9:21 am
From: Janice F. Jorgensen <janicejorgensen...>
Subject: Re: [MASSBIRD] Northampton (MANO) CBC results for 12/20/2020
And our numbers continue to grow as we near the end of compiling. It has been a great year and thank you to all for helping our MANO CBC be successful.

Best Regards,

Janice F. Jorgensen
150 River Drive
Hadley, MA 01035
413-585-0145 (home)
413-320-9494 (cell)
507 6372-9685 (WhatsApp)
<janicejorgensen...>

> On Dec 29, 2020, at 11:00 PM, Barbara Volkle <barb620...> wrote:
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> Thanks to Janice Jorgensen for this report.
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> Barbara Volkle
> Northborough, MA
> <barb620...>
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>> *From: *"Janice F. Jorgensen" <cbc...> <mailto:<cbc...>>
>> *Subject: **Northampton (MANO) CBC results for 12/20/2020*
>> *Date: *December 26, 2020 at 11:19:44 AM EST
>> *To: *massbird <massbird...> <mailto:<massbird...>>
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>> On Sunday, December 20, binoculars in hand... scopes at the ready, 185 field participants ventured out into the snowy streets and fields and 40+ participants watched their feeders for the 87th MANO Northampton CBC. Due to a heavy snowfall in the past week, some birders donned snowshoes while others were birding in their cars due to unplowed farm roads.
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>> A total of 86 species were found amongst the 36374 birds counted, including a very wayward Sage Thrasher and two “head turning” common species: a leucistic Black - capped Chickadee and an Ipswich Savannah Sparrow.
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>> New High Count records included 41 Cooper’s Hawk, 208 Red-tailed Hawk, 339 Red-bellied Woodpecker, 70 Pileated Woodpecker, 8 Merlin, 1784 Blue Jay, 43 Common Raven, 666 White breasted Nuthatch, 218 Carolina Wren and 30 White-crowned Sparrow.
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>> Other unusual species for the Count included: 9 (HC) Red-shouldered Hawk, 36 Pine Grosbeak, and 1 Hoary Redpoll.
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>> Count Week birds include: Red-headed Woodpecker, Fox Sparrow, Black Vulture, Lincoln’s Sparrow. We are saving 12/19/2021 for the next MANO CBC
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>> Canada Goose 2810
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>> American Black Duck 117
>> Mallard 480
>> Northern Pintail
>> Dabbling duck sp 3
>> Common Goldeneye 42
>> Hooded Merganser 55
>> Common Merganser 103
>> Ring-necked Pheasant 2
>> Wild Turkey 72
>> Great Blue Heron 17
>> Northern Harrier adult 6
>> Northern Harrier-imm 4
>> Sharp-shinned Hawk 13
>> Cooper's Hawk 41
>> Bald Eagle adult 14
>> Bald Eagle immature 5
>> Red-tailed Hawk 208
>> Ring-billed Gull 87
>> Herring Gull 2
>> gull sp 2
>> Rock Pigeon 480
>> Mourning Dove 1918
>> Eastern Screech-Owl 26
>> Great Horned Owl 54
>> Barred Owl 7
>> Short-eared Owl 2
>> Belted Kingfisher 18
>> Red-bellied Woodpecker 339
>> Yell-bellied Sapsucker 19
>> Downy Woodpecker 491
>> Hairy Woodpecker 181
>> Northern Flicker 58
>> Pileated Woodpecker 70
>> American Kestrel 2
>> Merlin 8
>> Peregrine Falcon 7
>> Eastern Phoebe 1
>> Blue Jay 1784
>> American Crow 2407
>> Common Raven 43
>> Horned Lark 1478
>> Black-capped Chickadee 2026
>> Tufted Titmouse 780
>> Red-breasted Nuthatch 80
>> White-breasted Nuthatch 666
>> Brown Creeper 23
>> Winter Wren 7
>> Carolina Wren 218
>> Golden-crowned Kinglet 24
>> Eastern Bluebird 342
>> Hermit Thrush 9
>> American Robin 597
>> Grey Catbird 2
>> Brown Thrasher 1
>> Northern Mockingbird 102
>> European Starling 8790
>> Cedar Waxwing 77
>> Snow Bunting 31
>> Yellow-rumped Warbler 1
>> American Tree Sparrow 446
>> Field Sparrow 2
>> Fox Sparrow cw
>> Dark-eyed Junco 2341
>> White-crowned Sparrow 30
>> White-throated Sparrow 431
>> Savannah Sparrow 56
>> Song Sparrow 362
>> Swamp Sparrow 6
>> Northern Cardinal 815
>> Red-winged Blackbird 68
>> Rusty Blackbird 4
>> Common Grackle 32
>> Brown-headed Cowbird 2
>> House Finch 701
>> Purple Finch 8
>> Red Crossbill 6
>> Common Redpoll 360
>> Pine Siskin 192
>> American Goldfinch 762
>> Evening Grosbeak 3
>> House Sparrow 2438
>> Bufflehead 1
>> Green-winged Teal 1
>> Red-Shouldered Hawk 9
>> Wilson's Snipe 2
>> Northern Saw-whet Owl 1
>> Red-headed Woodpecker cow
>> Lapland Longspur 1
>> Pine Grosbeak 36
>> Hoary Redpoll 1
>> Lincoln's Sparrow cw
>> Black Vulture cw
>> House Wren 1
>> Sage Thrasher 1
>> “Ipswich” Savannah Sparrow 1
>> WestTaiga White-Crowned Sparrow 1
>> Leucistic Chickadee 1
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>> Best Regards,
>>
>> Janice F. Jorgensen
>> 150 River Drive
>> Hadley, MA 01035
>> 413-585-0145 (home)
>> 413-320-9494 (cell)
>> 507 6372-9685 (WhatsApp)
>> <janicejorgensen...> <mailto:<janicejorgensen...>
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