Friday, August 7, 2009

Robert Long Park 2009-08-07

Robert H. Long Park, 2009-08-07, 10:40a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

These are the species saw today:

Great Blue Heron (1 only)
Great Egret (a few)
Double-Crested Cormorant (3)
Canada Geese
Pied-billed Grebe (2)
A new sparrow (good pics - will post for ID)
American Goldfinch
Killdeer (lots)
Wood Ducks
Mute Swans
Belted Kingfisher (at least 2)
Cedar Waxwings
Spotted Sandpiper
Mourning Dove
Downey Woodpecker
CArdinal (heard)
House Wren
Ring-billed gulls (only a couple - odd)
Red-Winged Blackbirds
House Sparrows (one eating a dragon fly!)
Northern Flicker
Tree Swallow
Barn Swallows (it looks like the last "kids" left home)
Red-Headed Woodpecker (a brief siting in a diff. location today)
A couple more "peeps" - I need to post pics

For additional thoughts and rambles from today see the next (above) blog.

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