Monday Morning Mystery 09262022
More On that Record-tying Hour

Record-Tying Hour on the Tower

    The folks participating in yesterday's Hour on the Tower tied the long-standing record for bird species seen in one hour. Congratulations to the crew -- Alan Pomerantz, John Bird, Gaby Schmitt, Julie McCall and Charley West.

   For those keeping track at home:

Celery Farm, Sep 25, 2022 - 42 Species

Canada Goose

Wood Duck

American Black Duck


Green-winged Teal

Great Blue Heron

Great Egret

Cooper's Hawk

Red-shouldered Hawk


Mourning Dove

Chimney Swift

Belted Kingfisher

Red-bellied Woodpecker

Downy Woodpecker

Hairy Woodpecker

Northern Flicker

Eastern Wood-Pewee

Eastern Phoebe

Red-eyed Vireo

Blue Jay

American Crow

Black-capped Chickadee

Red-breasted Nuthatch

White-breasted Nuthatch

Carolina Wren

American Robin

Gray Catbird

Black-and-white Warbler

Common Yellowthroat

American Redstart

Northern Parula

Blackpoll Warbler

Yellow-rumped Warbler

Wilson's Warbler

Song Sparrow

Northern Cardinal


Red-winged BB

Com. Grackle

House Finch

Purple Finch