eBird -- Schodack Island SP IBA -- May 19, 2017


kernscot
 

Schodack Island SP IBA

May 19, 2017

4:27 PM

Traveling

2.00 miles

125 minutes

All birds reported? Yes

Comments:

Temperature at start was 82 F went down to 70. Windy sunny boats out fishing.


8 Canada Goose -- 1 pair with goslings

1 Double-crested Cormorant

5 Great Blue Heron (Blue form) -- Watched a GB Heron catch a foot long fish that looked like a herring. It took a few minutes to swallow it which could be seen as a good sized bulge in the birds neck. One was flying while chased by 3 crows.

2 Turkey Vulture

1 Osprey -- On nest on high power line tower over the Hudson river.

1 Bald Eagle -- Adult flying over the Hudson river

1 Herring Gull (American)

2 Mourning Dove

3 Red-bellied Woodpecker

1 Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted)

2 Eastern Wood-Pewee

2 Great Crested Flycatcher

2 Yellow-throated Vireo

1 Warbling Vireo (Eastern)

2 Blue Jay

3 American Crow

2 Fish Crow

1 Common Raven

2 Black-capped Chickadee

1 Carolina Wren

1 Blue-gray Gnatcatcher

6 Veery

3 Wood Thrush

11 American Robin

6 Gray Catbird

4 European Starling

3 Ovenbird

1 Louisiana Waterthrush

3 Black-and-white Warbler

3 Common Yellowthroat

8 American Redstart

1 Cape May Warbler

1 Cerulean Warbler -- Found near kayak launch area

2 Yellow Warbler

1 Chestnut-sided Warbler

2 Chipping Sparrow

1 Song Sparrow

6 Eastern Towhee

2 Northern Cardinal

1 Rose-breasted Grosbeak

1 Common Grackle

2 Brown-headed Cowbird

1 Baltimore Oriole

7 American Goldfinch


Number of Taxa: 44



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