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York Woods

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Hi all,

Today I went birding at a nice nearby forest preserve in DuPage County called York Woods. I saw some nice wildlife there, including the following:

Gray Catbird:

Male Baltimore Oriole:

White-tailed Deer buck:

Male Eastern Towhee:

Male Rose-breasted Grosbeak:

Bird-of-the-day to the beautiful male Rose-breasted Grosbeak. Full species list for the outing is included below my signature.

Good birding,

34 species

Cooper's Hawk 2
Ring-billed Gull X
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) X
Mourning Dove 2
Chimney Swift X
Red-bellied Woodpecker 2
Downy Woodpecker 4
Hairy Woodpecker 1
Northern Flicker 2
Eastern Wood-Pewee 2
Great Crested Flycatcher 1
Warbling Vireo 1
Red-eyed Vireo 1
Blue Jay 3
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 2
Black-capped Chickadee 2
House Wren 1
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 2
American Robin X
Gray Catbird 5
European Starling X
Eastern Towhee 2
Chipping Sparrow 1
Song Sparrow 5
Northern Cardinal 4
Rose-breasted Grosbeak 2
Indigo Bunting 2
Red-winged Blackbird X
Common Grackle X
Brown-headed Cowbird 5
Baltimore Oriole 2
House Finch 2
American Goldfinch 1
House Sparrow X

Posted by skwclar 11:31 Archived in USA

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