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Fanning Report 082710 (Friday)

Rob sez: Another good morning at the CF. Highlights incl. several PURPLE FINCHES incl. an adult male (my earliest for CF), 9 species of warbler incl. 3+ early BT Greens, continuing Wilson's Warbler, Magnolia Warbler, ad. male Redstart, great looks at my first of fall Prairie Warbler, and 2 YELLOW-BELLIED FLYS. Most of the birds seen w/ Fred--who also tallied an early Nashville Warbler.

Location:     The Celery Farm
Observation date:     8/27/10
Notes:     P-Finch--ad male seen and at least another heard. My earliest fall record
Number of species:     36

Wood Duck     X
Mallard     X
Double-crested Cormorant     1
Great Egret     3
Osprey     1
Rock Pigeon     7
Mourning Dove     1
Chimney Swift     X
Ruby-throated Hummingbird     5+
Belted Kingfisher     1
Red-bellied Woodpecker     1
Downy Woodpecker     X
Hairy Woodpecker     X H
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher     2
Warbling Vireo     1
Blue Jay     X
Tufted Titmouse     X
Carolina Wren     X H
Gray Catbird     20+
Cedar Waxwing     X
Yellow Warbler     1
Magnolia Warbler     1
Black-throated Green Warbler     3+
Prairie Warbler     1
American Redstart     1 ad male
Northern Waterthrush     1 flybe/calling
Common Yellowthroat     X H
Wilson's Warbler     1
sparrow sp.     X (prob. Juv Chipping)
Northern Cardinal     X
Rose-breasted Grosbeak     2
Bobolink     X H
Red-winged Blackbird     1
Common Grackle     1
Purple Finch     2+
House Finch     1
American Goldfinch     4