Central Park NYC Sunday October 28, 2018 OBS: Robert DeCandido, PhD, Deborah Allen, m.ob.
Highlights: 4 Wood Warbler Species, Red-shouldered Hawk, Lincoln's Sparrow. Canada Goose - 19 Upper Lobe Wood Duck - 5 (2 male, 3 female) Turtle Pond (Andrea Hessel) Northern Shoveler - 14 (12 Turtle Pond, 2 Wagner Cove) Mallard - 6 Turtle Pond, others on the Lake Mourning Dove - 4 Sparrow Rock Chimney Swift - 9 Sparrow Rock Herring Gull - flyovers Sharp-shinned Hawk - flyover Bow Bridge Cooper's Hawk - immature male Balancing Rock (Peter Haskel) Red-shouldered Hawk - flyover adult Sparrow Rock (Ryan Serio) Red-tailed Hawk - flyover adult Great Lawn near Turtle Pond (local bird) Red-bellied Woodpecker - 4 Yellow-bellied Sapsucker - Pinetum & Maintenance Field Downy Woodpecker - female Gill Overlook (Barbara Green), male Maint. Field (A. Hessel) Northern Flicker - Falconer's Hill American Kestrel - 1 or 2 (male over Great Lawn, male Sparrow Rock) Eastern Phoebe - west side Great Lawn Blue Jay - mostly flyovers American Crow - 4 together over Wagner Cove Black-capped Chickadee - in E. Hemlock Shakespeare Garden Tufted Titmouse - 32 Red-breasted Nuthatch - 2 (Pine Hill, E. Hemlock Shakespeare Garden) White-breasted Nuthath - 5 Brown Creeper - 4 House Wren - the Dene Winter Wren - the Dene (Keith) Carolina Wren - the Dene Golden-crowned Kinglet - Pinetum and Turtle Pond (Andrea Hessel) Ruby-crowned Kinglet - 12-15 Hermit Thrush - 4 American Robin - 30 Cedar Waxwing - 4 Pine Hill Purple Finch - 8 (7 Sparrow Rock, female Great Lawn) American Goldfinch - 3 (the Dene (Keith), 2 Sparrow Rock) Eastern Towhee - 4 (2 The Dene, male Tupelo Field, male Maint. Field) Chipping Sparrow - at least 5 Sparrow Rock & Falconer's Hill Song Sparrow - 10-20 Lincoln's Sparrow - the Dene (Deb) Swamp Sparrow - the Dene White-throated Sparrow - many White-crowned Sparrow - 3 (1 ad., 2 hatch-year cleared patch n. of Sparrow Rock) Dark-eyed Junco - 6 Common Grackle Common Yellowthroat - female at the Dene Black-throated Blue Warbler - female Boathouse (Deb) Palm Warbler - 3 Great Lawn (R. Serio & A. Hessel) Yellow-rumped Warbler - 14 Northern Cardinal - female Deb Allen Follow us on twitter @BirdingBobNYC & @DAllenNYC -- NYSbirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsWELCOME.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsRULES.htm http://www.NortheastBirding.com/NYSbirdsSubscribeConfigurationLeave.htm ARCHIVES: 1) http://email@example.com/maillist.html 2) http://www.surfbirds.com/birdingmail/Group/NYSBirds-L 3) http://birding.aba.org/maillist/NY01 Please submit your observations to eBird: http://ebird.org/content/ebird/ --