February 21 Birdline

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Birdline summary for week ending February 21:

28 reports; 43 species reported

 

Best of the week:

GREATER WHITE-FRONTED GOOSE: Stillwater 2/17 (2)

ROSS'S GOOSE: Schuylerville 2/21 (2)

ICELAND GULL: Waterford 2/21

SNOWY OWL: Stillwater 9/16

HARRIS'S SPARROW: Meadowdale 2/16 - 2/21

 

Other notables:

Mute Swan: Castleton 2/18

Northern Pintail: Stillwater 2/17

Turkey Vulture: 4 reports

Bald Eagle: Hudson River 2/14 (20); Coxsackie 2/14 (2); Cohoes 2/15; Charlton 2/18

Northern Harrier: Valatie 2/18; Kinderhook 2/20

Rough-legged Hawk: Coxsackie 2/14 (5)

Merlin: Cohoes 2/15; Kinderhook 2/18

Peregrine Falcon: Stuyvesant 2/16

Carolina Wren: Loudonville 2/21

Ruby-crowned Kinglet: Coxsackie 2/14

Eastern Bluebird: Troy 2/19 (6)

Hermit Thrush: Coxsackie 2/14

Yellow-rumped Warbler: Coxsackie 2/14

Rusty Blackbird: Niska Isle 2/16 (2)

 

Thanks to Larry Alden (Meadowdale), Kristin (Loudonville), Liz Curley (Stillwater), Ron Harrower (Charlton, Stillwater), Brenda Inskeep (Coxsackie), Michelle Joyce (Coxsackie), Nancy Kern (Cohoes, Stuyvesant, Valatie, Kinderhook, Castleton, Waterford), Heidi Klinowski (Troy), Naomi Lloyd (Meadowdale, Schuylerville), Ellen Pemrick (Wilton), Zach Schwartz-Weinstein (Meadowdale), Scott Varney (Stillwater) and Tom Williams (Niska Isle, Colonie, Meadowdale)

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