Perhaps I should have been less emphatic with the report below. As Tom
pointed out Magnolia Warbler is a more likely possibility. While there
I ruled out Magnolia as a source of the song but with only one (poor)
recording doubt is settling in. It would be great to hear from anyone
that birds there in the near future.
On Mon, Jun 20, 2011 at 3:46 PM, Sina M. <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> My wife and I along with Jim McCoy visited Moose Bog in Ferdinand last
> Saturday (June 18) afternoon to look for some boreal species. To our
> surprise, we heard a Hooded Warbler at around 1:45pm from the main
> path off of S. America Pond Rd. The bird was fairly deep in on the bog
> (S/SW) side. I managed to get one recording of the song:
> The other highlight was a Spruce Grouse, flushed near the bog:
> Apologies for the delayed report. My web access had been limited until today.
> Sina Mohammadi
> Cambridge, MA