Yesterday ( Sept. 15/16 ) Bob Tyler and I birded Ward’s and Algonquin Islands 
on the Toronto Islands on a beautiful day to be out and following are some of 
the 56 species we found down there.

Note:- Many of the warblers and the Red-eyed and Philadelphia Vireos were under 
counted as many of these were high in the thick canopy, especially in the early 

Hooded Mergansers, Yellow-bellied Sapsucker, Eastern Wood-Pewees, Least 
Flycatchers, Red and White-breasted Nuthatches, Carolina Wren, Ruby-crowned 
Kinglet, Veerys, Swainson’s Thrushes, Gray Catbirds, Blue-headed Vireo, 19 
Philadelphia Vireos, 21 Red-eyed Vireos, 17 warbler species including 
Orange-crowned, Black-throated Blue, Black-throated Green, Blackburnian, Palm, 
Bay-breasted, Blackpoll, 3 Connecticut Warblers, 2 Mourning Warblers and 
Wilsons Warbler, Scarlet Tanager, Rose-breasted Grosbeaks and White-throated 

Norm Murr
Richmond Hill
Ontario, Canada

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