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Last Oak Park Bird Walk!!

Oak Park, IL

sunny 72 °F

Another amazing day of spring migration here in Illinois, kicked off by my last Oak Park Bird Walk of high school!

BROAD-WINGED HAWKS:
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Male CHESTNUT-SIDED WARBLERS:
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WHITE-CROWNED SPARROW:
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BLUE-HEADED VIREO:
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BLACK-THROATED BLUE WARBLER, a fantastic species for OP!!!
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NORTHERN PARULA:
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Male GOLDEN-WINGED WARBLER:
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LINCOLN’S SPARROW:
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BLACK-THROATED GREEN WARBLER:
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Male CAPE MAY WARBLER:
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Overall, a whopping 54 species were seen on the bird walk, the greatest total of any bird walk within Oak Park!

Later today, this male BLACKBURNIAN WARBLER was a great surprise shortly before I got on the train to go downtown!
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Bird-of-the-day to the Blackburnian Warbler.

Good birding,
Henry
World Life List: 940 Species

Posted by skwclar 20:04 Archived in USA

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Wow! Great pictures

by Mary Stevens

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