Bonanza!

I accidentally blogged this to my main blog! Sorry for the cross post in this case.

Great morning at Pine Island today!

Expanded blog entry to come, but I didn’t want to lose the list from today. Winter residents FTW! (not in order seen)

  1. Black Vulture
  2. Boat-tailed Grackle
  3. Palm Warbler
  4. Song Sparrow
  5. Savannah Sparrow
  6. Yellow-rumped Warbler
  7. Killdeer
  8. Osprey
  9. Downy Woodpecker
  10. Great Blue Heron
  11. Common Gallinule
  12. Belted Kingfisher
  13. Common Yellowthroat
  14. Anhinga
  15. Double-crested Cormorant
  16. White Ibis
  17. Great Egret
  18. American Kestrel
  19. Turkey Vulture
  20. Eastern Phoebe
  21. Northern Cardinal
  22. Grey Catbird
  23. Common Ground Dove
  24. Red-bellied Woodpecker
  25. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
  26. American Coot
  27. Pie-billed Grebe
  28. Snowy Egret
  29. Tri-colored Heron
  30. Cattle Egret
  31. Red-shouldered Hawk
  32. Tree Swallow
  33. Eastern Wood-pewee

In additon to these, I saw one scaup (it was too far away to know if it was a Lesser Scaup or a Greater Scaup) and an unidentified flycatcher. It seemed to have a yellowish throat and breast, but I couldn’t see any other field marks before it flew away. 

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