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FIELD NOTES THROUGH JUNE 20

posted Jun 19, 2011, 12:23 PM by smlipkin@aol.com
Jun

15   Alley Pond Park     Eric Miller
     Great Horned Owl, White-eyed & Yellow-throated Vireos, Scarlet Tanager

13   Little Neck Bay     Eric Miller
     Boat-tailed Grackle

13   Alley Pond Park     Eric Miller
     American Redstart (on nest)

13    Crocheron Park     Eric Miller
     Orchard Oriole (on nest)

7     Alley Pond Park     Eric Miller
     Scarlet Tanager (on nest)

4     Alley Pond Park     Eric Miller
     American Redstart,  Mourning Warbler

2     Forest Park     Karlo Mirth
     Acadian Flycatcher

1     Garvie's Point    Ralph Cioffi
    Common Raven

May

18     Lattingtown    Ralph Cioffi
     White-eyed Vireo

18   Kissena Park     Eric Miller
     Great Horned Owl,  Bobolink

18     Little Neck Bay
     Boat-tailed Grackle

18     Glen Cove     Ralph Cioffi
     Orchard & Baltimore Orioles (both on nest)

17     Alley Pond Park     Eric Miller
     Great Horned Owl, White-eyed Vireo, Blue-winged Warbler

17     Fort Tilden     Andrew Baksh
     Surf & Black Scoters, Co. Eider, N.Gannet

15     Lattingtown     Ralph Cioffi
     Willow Flycatcher

15     Alley Pond Park     Eric Miller
     Yellow-throated Vireo, Cape May Warbler, Swamp Sparrow

13      Jamaica Bay     Karlo & Alison Mirth
     Kentucky Warbler

11     Idlewild Preserve     George Dadone
     N. Rough-legged Swallow

8     Caumsett Park     Corey Finger
     Greater White-fronted Goose

7     Garvie's Point   Ralph Cioffi
     Eastern Kingbird (nest building)

3      Jones Beach     Brendan Fogarty
     Co. Loon, Merlin, Black-bellied Plover, Red Knot, Short-billed Dowitcher, Gull-billed Tern,
     Field, Savannah, Lincoln's,White-throated & White-crowned Sparrows

2     Little Neck Bay     Eric Miller
     Boat-tailed Grackle (nesting)

Apr

20    Jamaica Bay     Andrew Baksh
    Great & Snowy Egrets, Little Blue & Tricolored Herons, Pectoral Sandpiper, Blue-headed Vireo,
    Cliff Swallow, both Kinglets, Blue-gray Gnatcatcher,

20     Prospect Park     Andrew Baksh
    Blue-headed Vireo, Blue-gray Gnatcatcher,Prairie Warbler, Field & Swamp Sparrows

20    Forest Park    Corey Finger
    Hermit Thrush, Pine & Black-and-white Warblers, Swamp Sparrow, Rusty Blackbird

17    Jamaica Bay    Corey Finger
    N.Gannet, Pectoral Sandpiper

17    Hempstead Lake    Jeff Ritter
    N.Rough-winged Swallow, Orange-crowned & Black-throated Green Warblers

17    Forest Park    Jeff Ritter
    Louisiana Waterthrush, Rusty Blackbird

16    Bronx Botanical Gardens    Jeff Ritter
    Prothonotary Warbler



10    Oakland Lake    Ian Resnick
    N.Shoveler, Pied-billed Grebe, Double-crested Cormorant, Am.Coot, Tree & Rough-winged Swallows
10    APEC    Ian Resnick
    Osprey

10    Alley Pond Park    Eric Miller
     Eastern Bluebird, Black-throated Green Warbler
    

9     Floyd Bennett Field    Jack & Anita King
     N.Shoveler, Green-winged Teal, Black-crowned Night-Herons, Am.Kestrel, Peregrine Falcon,
     Killdeer, Fish Crow, Brown-headed Cowbirds

7     Hempstead Lake    Gary Straus
    Tree, N. Rough-winged, Cliff & Barn Swallows

3     Far Rockaway    Jack & Anita King
     Piping Plover, Am.Oystercatcher

3     Thurston Basin (JFK airport)     George Dadone
     Redhead, Greater Scaup

3     Sage Pond, Lawrence    George Dadone
     Am. Wigeon, Green-winged Teal, Ruddy Duck, Black-bellied Plover, Dunlin

1     Glen Cove    Ralph Cioffi
     60+ Fish Crows

Mar

30   
Little Neck Bay    Eric Miller
    Boat-tailed Grackle

27    Flushing Airport    George Dadone
    Fish Crow

23    Glen Cove     Ralph Cioffi
    ~50 Fish Crows

18    Valley Stream    George Dadone
    Turkey Vulture

13    Jamaica Bay    Karlo Mirth
    Osprey

12    Connetquoit Park    Jeff Ritter & Karlo Mirth    
    Peregrine Falcon, Long-eared Owl, Red-headed Woodpecker

12    Jamaica Bay    Jeff Ritter  & Corey Finger
    Greater Scaup, Co. Goldeneye, Red-breasted Merganser, Am.Woodcock

7    Throgs Neck Bridge    Stu & Ronnie Lipkin
        Peregrine Falcon

1     Jamaica Bay    Corey Finger
     European Green-winged Teal, Ring-necked Duck, Co.Merganser, Am.Woodcock,
     Short-eared Owl, Tree Swallow, Am.Pipit

1     Ft Tilden -Riis Park    Corey Finger
    Black-headed & Bonaparte's Gulls

Feb

25    Montauk Pt.     Gary Straus
    Western Tanager

19    Point Lookout    Jeff Ritter
     Co. Eider, 5 Harlequin Ducks, Iceland Gull,

YARD BIRDS
Bayside (May)  Summer Tanager    Eric Miller

Glen Cove (May)    Ruby-throated Hummingbird    Mary Normandia

Bayside (Feb-Mar) Mallard, Mourning Dove, Red-bellied & Downy Woodpeckers, Blue Jay,
                            B-c Chickadee, Tufted Titmouse, White-breasted Nuthatch, Am.Robin,
                            E.Starling, White-throated Sparrow, Dark-eyed Junco, Red-winged
                            Blackbird, House Sparrow



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