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Birding the Meadows – May 24, 2021

Leaders:  Group 1: Melissa Roach, Jackie Parker, Ruth Bergstrom

Group 2: Mary Jane Roache, Bill Roache, Bernie Hodgdon

Temp: 63 °F

Winds:  E 15 mph

Weather Conditions: overcast

Group 1 – 7:30am

47 species

SpeciesCount
Canada Goose14
Mute Swan2
Gadwall2
Mallard12
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)2
Mourning Dove5
Chimney Swift2
American Oystercatcher7
Black-bellied Plover1
Semipalmated Plover4
Killdeer6
Dunlin10
Least Sandpiper1
Semipalmated Sandpiper80
Short-billed Dowitcher25
Willet1
Laughing Gull30
Great Black-backed Gull1
Least Tern40
Common Tern1
Forster’s Tern15
Great Egret1
Snowy Egret1
Glossy Ibis3
Black Vulture1
Osprey6
Fish Crow6
crow sp.3
Carolina Chickadee2
Purple Martin25
Tree Swallow6
Barn Swallow2
Brown Thrasher1
Northern Mockingbird1
House Sparrow4
American Goldfinch1
Field Sparrow2
Song Sparrow1
Orchard Oriole1
Red-winged Blackbird40
Brown-headed Cowbird1
Common Grackle25
Common Yellowthroat3
American Redstart1
Yellow Warbler1
Prairie Warbler1
Northern Cardinal3
Indigo Bunting2

 

Group 2 – 7:45am

42 species

SpeciesCount
Canada Goose6
Mute Swan6
Blue-winged Teal1
Gadwall1
Mallard6
Mourning Dove2
American Oystercatcher6
Semipalmated Plover7
Killdeer10
Dunlin6
Least Sandpiper4
Semipalmated Sandpiper50
Short-billed Dowitcher40
Bonaparte’s Gull1
Laughing Gull15
Herring Gull2
Great Black-backed Gull2
Least Tern40
Common Tern2
Forster’s Tern25
Great Egret1
Snowy Egret1
Glossy Ibis4
Black Vulture1
Turkey Vulture1
Osprey4
Northern Flicker1
Fish Crow2
Northern Rough-winged Swallow1
Purple Martin10
Tree Swallow12
Barn Swallow4
Carolina Wren1
European Starling4
American Goldfinch2
Field Sparrow2
Common Grackle6
Common Yellowthroat2
Yellow Warbler2
Prairie Warbler3
Northern Cardinal3
Indigo Bunting1
New Jersey Audubon