birdline report 9/16/99


Barb Putnam <bputnam@...>
 

9/8 New Baltimore: bald eagle, black-throated green warbler, Canada
warbler, black-and-white warbler, common yellowthroat, Bicknells'
thrush, eastern screech-owl, great horned owl.

Albany 9/9: common nighthawk

Helderbergs 9/9: 3 sharp-shinned hawks, 1 merlin, 1 American kestrel,
1 imm. N. harrier, cedar waxwings, red-breasted nuthatch, 1 pileated
woodpecker and a northern flicker, 2 common ravens; 9/11: northern
harrier, osprey, red-tailed hawk, American kestrel, Cooper's hawk,
sharp-shinned hawk, broad-winged hawk, turkey vultures, common raven;
9/13: 76 broad-winged hawk, turkey vulture, red-tailed hawk, osprey,
northern harrier, sharp-shinned hawk, American kestrel; 9/14:
red-tailed hawks, a few accipiters, an osprey, 20 broad-wings,
chimney swifts, cedar waxwings

Karner Rd 9/10: rusty blackbird

Gansevoort 9/10: cedar waxwing, eastern bluebird, red-tailed hawk,
common raven, yellow-bellied sapsucker, gray catbird, common
yellowthroat, eastern phoebe, and a sharp-shinned hawk


Cohoes 9/10: 4 great blue herons, 37 blue-winged teal, 1 imm. Drake
hooded merganser, 1 adult female peregrine falcon harassing the water
birds, 1 greater yellowlegs, 7 lesser yellowlegs, 2 spotted
sandpipers, 2 least sandpipers, 3 juvenile sanderlings; 9/11: 200
chimney swifts

Town of Brunswick 9/11: rose-breasted grosbeak

Ferry Drive (Vischer Ferry) 9/11: 1 pied-billed grebe, 5 great blue
herons, 1 great egret, 7 blue-winged teal, 1 sharp-shinned hawk, 1
four-year-old bald eagle, 1 osprey, 20 chimney swifts, 1
ruby-throated hummingbird, 1 red-bellied woodpecker, 1 pileated
woodpecker, 2 rose-breasted grosbeaks, and 7 warbler species
including: northern parula, chestnut-sided, magnolia, black-throated
blue, bay-breasted, common yellowthroat, and a Wilson's warbler

Vischer Ferry 9/11: 1 ruby-throated hummingbird, 2 swamp sparrows, 1
bobolink

Nott Road Park 9/12: 6 species of woodpecker, 1 greater yellowlegs, 1
northern harrier, 2 sharp-shinned hawks, 1 broad-winged hawk, 20
turkey vultures, 31 wild turkeys, 8 chimney swifts, 2 cliff swallows,
1 barn swallow, 4 eastern bluebirds, 3 magnolia warblers, 1
black-throated green warbler, 1 field sparrow, 1 Lincoln's sparrow, 5
rose-breasted grosbeaks

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