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

Canada Goose8
Wood Duck9
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
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
American Robin1
Cedar Waxwing2
House Sparrow2
American Goldfinch1
Chipping Sparrow6
Savannah Sparrow1
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