Results of Fall Migration Walk

RESULTS OF THE 6TH ANNUAL STARR SAPHIR MEMORIAL FALL MIGRATION WALK

On Sunday, October 14, 2018, a typical early autumn day – cool, calm, with some clouds – greeted the 18 of us who gathered for the Walk. For nearly 6 hours we meandered through the north end of Central Park – the Pool, the Great Hill, the Loch/Ravine, the Wildflower Meadow, the Meer, and the Conservatory Garden.

We ended with a total of 59 species of birds:
1. Canada Goose
2. Wood Duck
3. Northern Shoveler
4. Gadwall
5. Mallard
6. Rock Pigeon
7. Mourning Dove
8. Chimney Swift
9. Herring Gull
10. Black-crowned Night Heron
11. Sharp-shinned Hawk
12. Red-tailed Hawk
13. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
14. Red-bellied Woodpecker
15. Downy Woodpecker
16. Northern Flicker
17. American Kestrel
18. Eastern Phoebe
19. Blue-headed Vireo
20. Blue Jay
21. American Crow
22. Black-capped Chickadee
23. Tufted Titmouse
24. Red-breasted Nuthatch
25. White-breasted Nuthatch
26. Brown Creeper
27. House Wren
28. Winter Wren
29. Golden-crowned Kinglet
30. Ruby-crowned Kinglet
31. Swainson’s Thrush
32. Hermit Thrush
33. American Robin
34. Gray Catbird
35. Northern Mockingbird
36. European Starling
37. Cedar Waxwing
38. House Finch
39. Purple Finch
40. American Goldfinch
41. Chipping Sparrow
42. Field Sparrow
43. Dark-eyed Junco
44. White-throated Sparrow
45. Song Sparrow
46. Swamp Sparrow
47. Eastern Towhee
48. Common Grackle
49. Black-and-white Warbler
50. Nashville Warbler
51. Common Yellowthroat
52. Magnolia Warbler
53. Bay-breasted Warbler
54. Blackpoll Warbler
55. Black-throated Blue Warbler
56. Palm Warbler
57. Yellow-rumped Warbler
58. Northern Cardinal
59. House Sparrow

MAMMALS:
Eastern Gray Squirrel
Eastern Chipmunk
Norway Rat

HERP:
Red-eared Slider

BUTTERFLIES:
Cabbage White
Monarch

DRAGONFLY:
Wandering Glider

Lenore Swenson

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