Central Park NYC Sunday, March 3, 2019 OBS: Robert DeCandido, PhD, Deborah Allen, m.ob.
Highlights: One adult and two immature Cooper's Hawks. Mild temps. & paths mostly clear after Saturday's snow. Canada Goose - around 200 Reservoir, others on Turtle Pond & the Lake Northern Shoveler - 45 (Lake & Turtle Pond) Mallard - 30+ Bufflehead - a few at the Reservoir Ruddy Duck - 2 males Lake Mourning Dove - 3 Herring Gull - steady stream over Pinetum heading to the Reservoir Cooper's Hawk - 3 (ad. Turtle Pond, imm. male Maint. Field, imm. female near feeders) Red-tailed Hawk - 2 (adult bringing twig to San Remo, ad. female near Boathouse) Red-bellied Woodpecker - 3 Downy Woodpecker - at least 3 (Ramble & feeders) Blue Jay - most locations Black-capped Chickadee - 5 Tufted Titmouse - at least 50 Carolina Wren - heard only south of feeders Red-breasted Nuthatch - feeders White-breasted Nuthatch - 7 American Robin - around 20 American Goldfinch - 9 at feeders White-throated Sparrow - many Dark-eyed Junco - 2 bridle path east of Reservoir Red-winged Blackbird - heard Common Grackle - small flock Northern Cardinal - several singing males, some females Deb Allen On Saturday the Pacific Loon continued at the Sagamore Yacht Club in Oyster Bay. 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://firstname.lastname@example.org/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/ --