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all seasons in one day 82 °F

Another fun excursion, this time with friends to the beach!

GREY HERON:
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One life bird I’ve gained recently is the EURASIAN NIGHTJAR I heard calling during the night. Having the time of my life here at the camp “Si Parla Si Canta!”

Good birding,
Henry
World Life List: 948 Species (1 recent life bird: Eurasian Nightjar)

Posted by skwclar 05:11 Archived in USA Comments (0)

Montrose with Kim

sunny 80 °F

On thursday, I went to Montrose Point Bird Sanctuary again with my friend Kim! It was quite good, but my camera died halfway through so not many photos.

GREEN HERON:
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Male WILSON’S WARBLER:
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And my bird-of-the-day, this male MOURNING WARBLER:
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Good birding,
Henry
World Life List: 940 Species

Posted by skwclar 13:52 Archived in USA Comments (1)

Veery

Oak Park, IL

sunny 80 °F

Hopefully this fun sighting here in the neighborhood today will brighten your wednesday evening! Off to Montrose Point with Kim Habel tomorrow!
Henry
World Life List: 940 Species
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Posted by skwclar 19:07 Archived in USA Comments (0)

Oak Park Sightings

Oak Park, IL

sunny 66 °F

Some finds in my neighborhood today-

Female MAGNOLIA WARBLER:
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SWAINSON’S THRUSH:
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Good birding,
Henry
World Life List: 940 Species

Posted by skwclar 14:48 Archived in USA Comments (0)

Another Solid Morning at Montrose...

Chicago, IL

sunny 70 °F

GREAT CRESTED FLYCATCHER:
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Male INDIGO BUNTING:
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Male BALTIMORE ORIOLE:
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Male BOBOLINK:
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Male MALLARD:
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RUBY-CROWNED KINGLET, getting late:
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SEDGE WREN, nice!
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EASTERN WOOD-PEWEE:
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I scoped these far-away RUDDY TURNSTONES in Lake Montrose:
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The bird highlight for me was photographing this showy YELLOW WARBLER. Runners-up for the day go to Sedge Wren and Ruddy Turnstone.
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Good birding,
Henry
World Life List: 940 Species

Posted by skwclar 20:15 Archived in USA Comments (0)

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