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Higbee Beach Birding 7:45am – April 23, 2021

Leaders: Mary Watkins, Chris Marks

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Cold and breezy start but improved as the walk progressed.  Swainson’s Warbler calling frequently as well as Hooded Warbler.  Surprise nightjar fly-over.

32 species

SpeciesCount
Canada Goose1
Mallard1
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)1
Mourning Dove6
nightjar sp.1
Laughing Gull20
Herring Gull2
Common Loon1
Double-crested Cormorant2
Turkey Vulture4
Osprey7
Red-bellied Woodpecker2
White-eyed Vireo3
Blue Jay2
American Crow4
Fish Crow9
Carolina Chickadee12
Tufted Titmouse5
Tree Swallow8
Barn Swallow6
House Wren1
Carolina Wren15
European Starling3
American Goldfinch2
Field Sparrow4
White-throated Sparrow9
Eastern Towhee4
Brown-headed Cowbird7
Common Grackle6
Swainson’s Warbler1
Hooded Warbler1
Prairie Warbler3
Northern Cardinal8
New Jersey Audubon