birdline repport 5/13/99


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This is a summary of some of the birds called into the birdline this
past week. Please call 518-439-8080 for the full report.

Several reports: cedar waxwing, black-throated blue warbler, redstart,
green-winged teal, greater yellowlegs, solitary sandpiper, rose-breasted
grosbeak, gray catbird, indigo bunting, chimney swift

Many reports: Baltimore oriole, eastern kingbird, warbling vireo,
yellow warbler

Rotterdam 5/6: ruby-throated hummingbird

SUNY Albany 5/6: 12 fish crows

Vischer Ferry 5/6: wood thrush, white-crowned sparrow, 5/11: bittern,
Virginia rail, least sandpipers, lesser yellow-legs, solitary
sandpipers, red-bellied woodpecker, yellow-throated vireo, warbling
vireo, marsh wren, veery, yellow warbler, yellow-rumped warbler,
common yellow-throat, black-throated blue warbler, black-throated
green warbler, red-start, Louisiana waterthursh, ovenbird, swamp
sparrows, white-crowned sparrows, rose-breasted grosbeak, Baltimore
oriole; 5/10: least bittern, marsh wren, bank swallow, yellow-rumped
warbler, Virginia rail, least sandpiper, solitary sandpiper, greater
yellowlegs, warbling vireo, white-crowned sparrows, Canada goose,
veery; 5/12: greater and lesser yellowlegs, wood duck, Virginia rail,
white-crowned Sparrow, palm warbler; 5/13: Wilson's warbler


Rotterdam 5/7: catbird, black & white warbler

Moreau Lake state Park 5/7, 5/8: pine warbler, yellow-rumped warbler,
least flycatcher, osprey, scarlet tanager, black-throated green
warbler, red-eyed vireo, ruffed grouse (near the park)

Fort Edward 5/7: kestrel, meadowlark, red-tailed hawk, upland
sandpiper, bobolink, wood thrush, brown thrasher; 5/12: American
bittern, least sandpiper, lesser yellowlegs, greater yellowlegs,
common snipe, spotted sandpiper, solitary sandpiper, semipalmated
plover

Poestenkill 5/8: evening grosbeak

New Baltimore 5/8: laughing gull; 5/12: yellow-rumped warblers,
solitary Sandpiper, osprey

Five Rivers 5/8: blue-winged warbler, chimney swift, common
yellow-throat, wood thrush, white-crowned sparrow, rose-breasted
grosbeak; 5/12: black-billed cuckoo

Saratoga Nat'l Historical Park 5/8: blue-winged warbler
(heard 18+ from the loop road), gray catbird, great crested
flycatcher, eastern towhee, prairie warbler, field sparrow, house
wren, eastern meadowlark, bobolink, northern flicker, black-and-white
warbler, ovenbird, American kestrel, chipping sparrow, brown creeper,
pileated woodpecker; 5/11: bobolink, common yellow-throat, prairie
warbler, black-throated green warblers

Thatcher Park 5/8: yellow-bellied sapsuckers, northern rough-winged
swallows, common raven, yellow-throated vireo, blue-headed vireo,
winter wren, wood thrush, black-throated blue warblers, ovenbird,
Louisiana waterthrush, Canada warbler, Purple finch

New Salem 5/9: evening grosbeak, barn swallow

Black Creek Marsh 5/7: wood duck, Virginia rail, yellow-throated
vireo, blue-gray gnatcatcher, eastern bluebird, brown thrasher,
prairie warbler; 5/9: scarlet tanager, rusty blackbird, American
bittern, sora, blue-winged warbler, Tennessee warbler

Stanford Pond 5/9: snow geese

Albany Pine Bush 5/9: field sparrow, towhee, prairie warbler

Nott Rd Park 5/9: red-bellied woodpecker, eastern kingbird

Gansevoort 5/9: Savannah sparrow, ovenbird, yellow-bellied sapsucker,
white-crowned sparrow

Guilderland 5/9: solitary sandpiper, white-crowned sparrow, scarlet
tanager, winter wrens, pileated woodpecker

Saratoga Lake 5/9 common loon, green heron, red-breasted merganser,
Bonaparte gulls, common tern, great-crested flycatcher, bank
swallows, cliff swallows, blue-gray gnatcatcher, ruby-crowned
kinglet, Nashville warbler, American redstart, white-crowned
sparrows, bobolink

Indian Meadows 5/10: blue-winged warbler, common yellowthroat,
Savannah sparrow

Schoharie Creek Nature Trail 5/11: eastern wood-pewee, belted
kingfisher, wood thrush, northern flicker

Schodack 5/12: American woodcock, wood thrush, great crested
flycatcher, ruffed grouse

New Scotland 5/12: blackburnian warbler, white-crowned sparrow,
Louisiana waterthrush, ovenbird, chestnut-sided warbler

Watervliet 5/12: redstart, magnolia warbler, Wilson's warbler

Castleton Island SP 5/12: northern parula warbler, American woodcock,
red-bellied woodpecker, chimney swift, fish crow

Schodack Marsh 5/12: solitary sandpiper, least sandpiper, lesser
yellowlegs, greater yellowlegs, spotted sandpiper, redstart,
chestnut-sided warbler, yellow-throated vireo, wood duck, osprey,
blue-winged warbler


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