A midday walk (10am to 1:00 pm) at Delta Park yielded 29 species including
1 Lesser Yellowlegs
2 Semipalmated Plover
1 Great Crested Flycatcher
1 Virginia Rail
1 Black-throated Green Warbler
I did not see the Black-bellied Plover.
172 Woodbury Road
Burlington, VT 05408
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> Date: September 4, 2013, 3:11:43 AM EDT
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> Subject: eBird Report - Delta Park IBA, Sep 3, 2013
> Delta Park IBA, Chittenden, US-VT
> Sep 3, 2013 9:49 AM - 1:07 PM
> Protocol: Traveling
> 1.0 mile(s)
> Comments: Goose hunters collecting their decoys off the northwest point when I arrived.
> 28 species (+1 other taxa)
> Canada Goose (Branta canadensis) 25 Flyovers
> Double-crested Cormorant (Phalacrocorax auritus) 11
> Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias) 3
> Osprey (Pandion haliaetus) 2
> Virginia Rail (Rallus limicola) 1 Heard. "Kid dick", "kid dick" call, repeated several times.
> Semipalmated Plover (Charadrius semipalmatus) 2
> Lesser Yellowlegs (Tringa flavipes) 1
> Ring-billed Gull (Larus delawarensis) 54
> Herring Gull (Larus argentatus) 2
> Mourning Dove (Zenaida macroura) 1
> Ruby-throated Hummingbird (Archilochus colubris) 1
> Belted Kingfisher (Megaceryle alcyon) 2 Seemed to be an aggressive encounter, one bird flying at the other and a chase .
> Downy Woodpecker (Picoides pubescens) 2
> Hairy Woodpecker (Picoides villosus) 1
> Empidonax sp. (Empidonax sp.) 1 Broken eye ring. Two white wing bars. No vocalization.
> Eastern Phoebe (Sayornis phoebe) 1
> Great Crested Flycatcher (Myiarchus crinitus) 1 Seen. Yellow chest. Rusty tail. Crested head
> Warbling Vireo (Vireo gilvus) 4 All heard. Song was a bit odd. Louder and longer than usual with an emphasized final note.
> Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata) 2
> American Crow (Corvus brachyrhynchos) 1
> Black-capped Chickadee (Poecile atricapillus) 8
> Tufted Titmouse (Baeolophus bicolor) 1
> White-breasted Nuthatch (Sitta carolinensis) 5
> Brown Creeper (Certhia americana) 1 Finally I SAW one.
> Carolina Wren (Thryothorus ludovicianus) 1
> Black-throated Green Warbler (Setophaga virens) 1
> Northern Cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis) 2
> Red-winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus) 6
> American Goldfinch (Spinus tristis) 4
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