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Fall Migrants at the Rea Farm – September 11, 2021

Leaders: Kathy Horn, Roger Horn, Bernie Hodgdon

Temp: 61° F

Winds:  NNE 5 mph

Weather Conditions:  sunny

A Wild Turkey hen led us down the path as we started our walk this morning at the Beanery, accompanied by two poults, or chicks. American Redstarts  Common Yellow-throats and Red- eyed Vireos were the common migrants we saw with some variety provided by Northern Parula, Magnolia and Yellow Warblers, and a variety of flycatchers.

59 species

SpeciesCount
Canada Goose8
Wood Duck9
Mallard2
Wild Turkey3
Mourning Dove15
Ruby-throated Hummingbird3
Laughing Gull2
Herring Gull (American)2
Great Black-backed Gull1
Double-crested Cormorant1
Great Egret2
Turkey Vulture1
Osprey (carolinensis)18
Cooper’s Hawk1
Bald Eagle1
Broad-winged Hawk1
Red-tailed Hawk1
Red-bellied Woodpecker2
Downy Woodpecker (Eastern)2
Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted)1
American Kestrel2
Merlin1
Eastern Wood-Pewee1
Alder/Willow Flycatcher (Traill’s Flycatcher)1
Empidonax sp.2
Great Crested Flycatcher1
White-eyed Vireo1
Red-eyed Vireo7
Blue Jay3
American Crow14
Fish Crow4
Carolina Chickadee2
Tufted Titmouse1
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher (caerulea)1
House Wren (Northern)1
Carolina Wren (Northern)8
European Starling8
Gray Catbird2
Northern Mockingbird5
Veery4
American Robin1
Cedar Waxwing2
House Sparrow2
American Goldfinch1
Chipping Sparrow6
Savannah Sparrow1
Bobolink22
Baltimore Oriole1
Red-winged Blackbird (Red-winged)40
Common Grackle13
Black-and-white Warbler4
Common Yellowthroat (trichas Group)16
American Redstart13
Northern Parula5
Magnolia Warbler1
Yellow Warbler (Northern)3
Black-throated Blue Warbler1
Prairie Warbler1
Northern Cardinal3
Blue Grosbeak1
Indigo Bunting1

 

Great Crested Flycatcher photo by Kathy Horn

 

Prairie Warbler photo by Kathy Horn

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