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Higbee Beach Birding – May 28, 2021

Leaders:  Group 1: Melissa Roach

Group 2: Mary Watkins, Dave Pollard

Temp: 64 °F

Winds:  NE 18 mph

Weather Conditions: cloudy/overcast

Group 1 – 7:30am

29 species

SpeciesCount
Mallard2
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)2
Mourning Dove2
Chimney Swift2
Laughing Gull30
Herring Gull1
Forster’s Tern1
Great Egret1
Turkey Vulture5
Osprey2
Eastern Wood-Pewee1
Great Crested Flycatcher2
Red-eyed Vireo1
Blue Jay1
American Crow1
crow sp.2
Carolina Chickadee2
Tufted Titmouse2
Purple Martin3
Carolina Wren8
American Goldfinch2
Field Sparrow1
Red-winged Blackbird8
Brown-headed Cowbird2
Common Grackle2
Swainson’s Warbler1
Prairie Warbler1
Northern Cardinal5
Blue Grosbeak2
Indigo Bunting8

 

Group 2 – 7:45am

34 species

SpeciesCount
Mourning Dove8
Chimney Swift3
Laughing Gull10
Forster’s Tern2
Glossy Ibis4
Black Vulture1
Turkey Vulture7
Osprey2
Red-tailed Hawk1
Red-bellied Woodpecker1
Northern Flicker1
Eastern Wood-Pewee1
Great Crested Flycatcher2
Eastern Kingbird1
White-eyed Vireo1
Red-eyed Vireo1
American Crow2
Carolina Chickadee1
Tufted Titmouse3
Tree Swallow2
Carolina Wren11
American Robin2
Field Sparrow2
Song Sparrow1
Eastern Towhee1
Baltimore Oriole1
Brown-headed Cowbird1
Common Grackle6
Common Yellowthroat2
Blackpoll Warbler1
Prairie Warbler1
Northern Cardinal6
Rose-breasted Grosbeak1
Indigo Bunting5
New Jersey Audubon