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Checklist S46502393

 
Location
Wtby Huntington Ave sand pit, New Haven County, Connecticut, US ( Map )
Date and Effort
Tue Jun 12, 2018 7:50 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
1 hour(s)
Distance:
0.15 mile(s)
Observers:
CT bird atlas List , Greg Hanisek
Comments:
walking in old sand pit; parts overgrown with Autumn Olive; clear, breezy, 60s
Species
20 species (+1 other taxa) total
1
Red-shouldered Hawk

flyover

6
Mourning Dove
3
Chimney Swift
1
Downy Woodpecker
2
Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted)

pair interacting in tree; sitting close together, some wing shivering, male giving rapid series of calls

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female 1
Sex Unknown
Breeding Code
C Courtship, Display, or Copulation (Probable)
2
Warbling Vireo

territories at opposite ends of site

Breeding Code
S7 Singing Male Present 7+ days (Probable)
1
Red-eyed Vireo
Breeding Code
S7 Singing Male Present 7+ days (Probable)
2
Blue Jay
2
American Crow
7
crow sp.

flying over high as a group

5
American Robin
Breeding Code
S7 Singing Male Present 7+ days (Probable)
4
Gray Catbird

saw 2 instances of food carrying

Breeding Code
CF Carrying Food (Confirmed)
2
Northern Mockingbird

obvious pair moving around in open area of pit; finding food on ground, visiting various shrubby growth around perimeter of apparent territory; silent

Breeding Code
P Pair in Suitable Habitat (Probable)
2
Cedar Waxwing
1
Black-and-white Warbler

surprised to find one singing in small patch of woods above pit

Breeding Code
S Singing Male (Possible)
2
Yellow Warbler

male and female seen together; male singing constantly and running off Warbling Vireo several times when it came into its singing area

Breeding Code
T Territorial Defense (Probable)
1
Song Sparrow
Breeding Code
S7 Singing Male Present 7+ days (Probable)
1
Northern Cardinal
2
Baltimore Oriole

singing male very active in tall E Cottonwoods

Breeding Code
S7 Singing Male Present 7+ days (Probable)
3
Common Grackle
6
American Goldfinch
 

Are you submitting a complete checklist of the birds you were able to identify?

Yes