December 27 Birdline


philwhitney17
 

Birdline summary for week ending December 27:

13 reports; 56 species reported

 

Best of the week:

REDHEAD:  Saratoga lake 12/23 (4)

SNOWY OWL: Albany Airport 12/23, 12/24

NORTHERN SHRIKE: Coxsackie 12/26

AMERICAN PIPIT: Kinderhook 12/27

RUSTY BLACKBIRD: Vischer Ferry 12/27

 

Other notables:

Snow Goose: Valatie 12/26 (2); Coxsackie 12/27 (2)

Red-breasted Merganser: Saratoga lake 12/23 (4)

Common Loon: Saratoga lake 12/23 (2); Coxsackie 12/25

Great Blue Heron: Vischer Ferry 12/27

Bald Eagle: Saratoga lake 12/23 (4); Coxsackie 12/25 (2)

Northern Harrier: Northumberland 12/21 (2); SRCBC; Coxsackie 12/26

Rough-legged Hawk: Northumberland 12/21; Coxsackie 12/26 (3), 12/27 (3)

Eastern Screech-Owl: Saratoga 12/24

Merlin: Northumberland 12/21; Vischer Ferry 12/27; Kinderhook 12/27

Eastern Phoebe: Selkirk 12/23

Horned Lark: Ghent 12/26 (8); Kinderhook 12/27 (20)

Winter Wren: Vischer Ferry 12/27 (2-3)

Golden-crowned Kinglet: SRCBC (5)

Northern Mockingbird: Northumberland 12/21; Kinderhook 12/27

Yellow-rumped Warbler: Coxsackie 12/25 (2)

Swamp Sparrow: Coxsackie 12/27; Vischer Ferry 12/27 (2)

Eastern Meadowlark: Kinderhook 12/27

 

Thanks to Ron Harrower (Northumberland, Saratoga Lake, Saratoga), Brenda Inskeep (Coxsackie), John Kent (Selkirk), Nancy Kern (Ghent, Valatie, Kinderhook), Jackson Mesick (Vischer Ferry), Stuart Nelson (Albany Airport) and Robert Pastel (Albany Airport)

 

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