In spite of strong northwest winds and temperatures in the low forties, two Willow Flycatchers were present and calling in an Alder/Willow shrub swamp.
Cheers, Roy Pilcher
Kent Pond - Killington (99 acres), Rutland, US-VT
Sep 23, 2013 8:15 AM - 9:45 AM
Comments: Northwest wind, temperature 40 degrees F.
American Black Duck 8
Common Loon 3 Adult and juvenile together. One loon seen later overhead.
Willow Flycatcher (Eastern) 2 Alder/Willow shrub swamp. In response to
"pishing" one bird seen and both birds heard several times calling "whit".
Blue Jay 7
American Crow 10
Black-capped Chickadee 8
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1
American Robin 1
Gray Catbird 2
Common Yellowthroat 1
Magnolia Warbler 1
Chestnut-sided Warbler 1 Appeared to be first fall male: eye-ring,
gray face, prominent wing bars, narrow chestnut smudge along flanks.
Song Sparrow 1
American Goldfinch 9
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