Austerlitz- Golden Eagle


Nancy Kern

Will be part of the Chatham Christmas Count week.
Austerlitz, Columbia, US-NY
Dec 18, 2014 9:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Protocol: Stationary

Comments: Ground was bare yesterday and received about 6" of snow overnight. Overcast, 31.8 F, some light snow, fairly calm.
18 species

Golden Eagle 1 chased off 10 Common Ravens and a Red-tailed Hawk that were feeding on deer offal left by hunters in our back field. It came back again and perched in a large tree and watched the ravens feed. Did not have a camera handy to take photos and the tree is too far distant.

Red-tailed Hawk (Eastern) 1
Mourning Dove 4
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1
Downy Woodpecker 3
Hairy Woodpecker 2
Blue Jay 6
American Crow 4
Common Raven 10
Black-capped Chickadee 8
Tufted Titmouse 3
White-breasted Nuthatch 2
American Tree Sparrow 2
White-throated Sparrow 2
Dark-eyed Junco 7
Northern Cardinal 4
House Finch 1 eyes looked normal
American Goldfinch 9

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