Trip Report, Rockland Audubon Society

 

3/1/2009  Kennedy Dells

 

Leader: Carol Weiss

 

Participants: Dan Albantides, Zenon Bachir, Vicki Beaumont, Drew Ciganek, Frank Kemmer, Veronika Krause, Caroline McDonald, Jim Previdi, Alan Wells, Della Wells. Pat Murray caught up with us at the end of the trip.

 

Weather: Cold, overcast, with light flurries.

 

Highlights: The "lost" German Shepherd eluding his "rescuers".

 

Common Name

Comments

American Crow

 

American Robin

 

Blue Jay

 

Brown Creeper

one seen

Canada Goose

 

Downy Woodpecker

 

European Starling

 

Hairy Woodpecker

 

Hermit Thrush

one skulking in brush

House Sparrow

seen at breakfast

Killdeer

one heard

Mallard

at retention pond, outside park fence

Mourning Dove

 

Northern Cardinal

 

Northern Mockingbird

 

Pine Siskin

large flock

Ring-billed Gull

seen at breakfast

Tufted Titmouse

 

Turkey Vulture

seen at breakfast

White-breasted Nuthatch

 

White-throated Sparrow

 

 

 

RAS at Kennedy Dells 3/1/09
RAS at Kennedy Dells, 3/1/09. OK, where is it? Photo: Alan W. Wells

 

Frank calling an owl
Frank trying unsuccessfully to call in the local owl. Photo: Alan W. Wells

 

Pine Siskin
A large flock of Pine Siskin was seen. This one was photographed the following day in Tomkins Cove. Photo: Alan W. Wells

 

White-throated Sparrow
Adult White-throated Sparrow. Photo: Alan W. Wells