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April in Chicago

all seasons in one day 50 °F

The fun of migration continues, despite a light spring:

I found this GOLDEN-CROWNED KINGLET in west oak park:
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HERMIT THRUSH:
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YELLOW-BELLIED SAPSUCKER:
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Male AMERICAN KESTREL on top of the high school:
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SWAMP SPARROW found in the Edgewater neighborhood of Chicago:
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The Oak Park Bird Walk this morning was a big success! CHIPPING SPARROW:
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COOPER’S HAWK:
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If you look closely, you’ll spot an EASTEN TOWHEE:
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HERMIT THRUSH:
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Male YELLOW-RUMPED WARBLER:
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Flyover RING-BILLED GULL:
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BROWN CREEPER:
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Male YELLOW-BELLIED SAPSUCKER:
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Male NORTHERN CARDINAL:
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This male RUBY-CROWNED KINGLET was wonderfully obliging and allowed for awesome looks!
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Can’t wait for the rest of spring migration!!

Good birding,
Henry
World Bird List: 940 Species (no recent life birds)

Posted by skwclar 17:19 Archived in USA

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Thanks for sharing the great pictures!

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