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Monday Mystery Answered

Pix from Sunday's Losen Slote Walk

DSCN9638Comma or Question Mark? That was just one of the beguiling yet punctual queries posed on Sunday's BCAS/NJSEA walk at Losen Slote Park in Little Ferry.  (Answer: ?) Other pressing questions included:

DSCN9635Was Joe Koscielny pointing at a Red-tailed Hawk, or the Wild Turducken he saw in the Celery Farm on April 1?

DSCN9670What kind of fritillary made a guest appearance?


What is one of the most frequently mis-ID'd birds on BCAS walks?

Full list follows.

Meadowlands IBA--Losen Slote Creek Park, Bergen, New Jersey, US
Sep 4, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Protocol: Traveling
1.5 mile(s)
20 species

Red-tailed Hawk
Double-crested Cormorant (seen by George Reskakis and me) 
Mourning Dove 
Chimney Swift 
Red-bellied Woodpecker 
Downy Woodpecker 
Northern Flicker 
Warbling Vireo 
Blue Jay 
Common Raven 
Tree Swallow 
Wood Thrush
Veery (seen by Chris Takacs)
American Robin 
Gray Catbird
Black-and-white Warbler
Common Yellowthroat
Song Sparrow 
Red-winged Blackbird 
American Goldfinch