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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. 

Michele Patenaude 
172 Woodbury Road
Burlington, VT 05408
802-862-4085

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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
> 
> View this checklist online at http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist?subID=S15089979
> 
> This report was generated automatically by eBird v3 (http://ebird.org)