Eagle Cam
Celery Farm Clean-Up

Rob Fanning Reports....

 Two drake BLUE-WINGED TEAL arrived at the Allendale Celery Farm this morning in the fog. Interestingly 2 drakes arrived on the same date last year.
   Yesterday there was a PB GREBE and ROUGH-WINGED SWALLOW arrived back on 3/30.
   A singing male RUSTY BLACKBIRD continues from yesterday, and a few YR WARBLERS, PHOEBES, SISKINS, and CREEPERS were about--heard the latter sing once.

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Location:     The Celery Farm
Observation date:     4/2/09
Number of species:     40
Field Time: ~1 hr. 25 min.

Canada Goose     X
Mute Swan     2
Wood Duck     4
Gadwall     6
American Black Duck     3
Mallard     X
Blue-winged Teal*     2 drakes--new arrival (2 males also arrived on this same date last year)
Northern Shoveler     2 (pair)
Double-crested Cormorant     2
Osprey     1 (perched along Warbler Alley and later seen fishing)
Wilson's Snipe     1 (H)
Mourning Dove     X
Red-bellied Woodpecker     X (H)
Downy Woodpecker     X
Hairy Woodpecker     2 (H)
Eastern Phoebe     2+ (1 seen)
Blue Jay     X
American Crow     X
Fish Crow     1
Tree Swallow     X
Black-capped Chickadee     2
Tufted Titmouse     X
White-breasted Nuthatch     1
Brown Creeper     2+ Heard 1 of them sing once
Carolina Wren     2
Golden-crowned Kinglet     2+
American Robin     X
Northern Mockingbird     1
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle)     2
Song Sparrow     X
White-throated Sparrow     X
Northern Cardinal     X
Red-winged Blackbird     X
Rusty Blackbird     1 (singing male in breeding plumage)
Common Grackle     X
Brown-headed Cowbird     X
House Finch     X (H)
Pine Siskin     3+ 2 seen in flight
American Goldfinch     X
House Sparrow     X (H)