Hooded Merganser 3 1 m, 2 f Common Merganser 1 f gull sp. 2 Mourning Dove 5 jcc Northern Saw-whet Owl 1 Heard only: sequence of breathy toots, medium pitch, varying slightly. From corner of lower garden. Red-bellied Woodpecker 1 f, jcc Blue Jay 10 Black-capped Chickadee 5 White-breasted Nuthatch 2 jcc American Robin 4 Northern Mockingbird 2 upper and lower gardens American Tree Sparrow 4 Song Sparrow 4 White-throated Sparrow 1 Dark-eyed Junco (Slate-colored) 8 Northern Cardinal 1 American Goldfinch 2
Wednesday, January 1, 2014
Toot, toot, toot, ...
A new bird for me at the Park: Saw-whet Owl, heard from the back corner of the lower garden. The unmown Wildflower Meadow seems to have attracted some interesting birds. Most of the sparrows were hanging out in the weeds there. There were a few mergansers on the river.