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Birding the Meadows – April 12, 2021

Leaders: Bill Boyle, Karen Thompson

Temp: 52° F

Winds:  N 10-12 mph

Weather Conditions:

 

South Cape May Meadows – 7:16 am

32 species

SpeciesCount
Canada Goose2
Mute Swan4
Gadwall6
Mallard10
Green-winged Teal35
Mourning Dove1
American Oystercatcher6
Dunlin1
Short-billed Dowitcher3
Greater Yellowlegs4
Lesser Yellowlegs3
Laughing Gull7
Herring Gull4
Great Black-backed Gull1
Forster’s Tern3
Red-throated Loon1
Northern Gannet4
Double-crested Cormorant3
Great Egret2
Turkey Vulture5
Osprey5
American Crow2
Fish Crow6
Purple Martin2
Tree Swallow3
Carolina Wren1
Field Sparrow4
Song Sparrow2
Red-winged Blackbird24
Brown-headed Cowbird2
Common Yellowthroat1
Northern Cardinal4

 

Cape Island: The Beanery/Rea Farm – 8:43 am

18 species

SpeciesCount
Mallard3
Killdeer1
Laughing Gull3
Turkey Vulture5
Osprey1
Red-tailed Hawk1
Hairy Woodpecker1
American Crow2
Carolina Chickadee2
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher2
Carolina Wren2
European Starling3
American Robin1
House Finch1
White-throated Sparrow5
Red-winged Blackbird3
Yellow-rumped Warbler1
Northern Cardinal3
New Jersey Audubon