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5 Rivers Yesterday March 26

scottjstoner
 

Denise and I birded a portion of the grounds yesterday, staying far away from the many other people who were also enjoying the springlike afternoon. Highlights included a pair of Eastern Bluebirds, and a flock of American Robins devouring the fruits in the apple orchard near the visitor center.  Full ebird list with a few photos (at link) below. 

Stay safe everyone

Scott

Five Rivers EEC, Albany, New York, US
Mar 26, 2020 2:04 PM - 4:23 PM
Protocol: Traveling
1.58 mile(s)
17 species (+1 other taxa)

Canada Goose  6
Mourning Dove  6
Killdeer  1    on roof of visitor center where it has nested in recent years
Buteo sp.  1
Downy Woodpecker  1
American Crow  2
Black-capped Chickadee  2
White-breasted Nuthatch  1
Eastern Bluebird  2
American Robin  20
House Sparrow  10
Dark-eyed Junco  2
White-throated Sparrow  1
Song Sparrow  5
Red-winged Blackbird  8
Brown-headed Cowbird  1
Common Grackle  5
Northern Cardinal  1

View this checklist online at https://ebird.org/checklist/S66249501