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Hadley Hotspots


May 28, 2018

Harvey Allen

Twelve participants enjoyed a morning of birding at the Fort River WMA and the Honey Pot, finding 51 species in all.  Our list included Great Blue Heron 1, Mallards 6, Turkey Vulture 1, Bald Eagle 1, A. Kestrel 1, Turkey 14, RT Hummingbird 1M, Red-bellied WP, Flicker 1, Wood Pewee 1, Alder and Willow Flycatchers 1 of each, Pheobe 1, Kingbird 1, Tree and Barn Swallows 2 and 15, Blue Jay, Crow, Chickadee, Titmouse, WB Nut, House Wren, Woodthrush 1, Robin, Catbird, Mockingbird, Waxwings, Starlings, and Warbling and Red-eyed Vireos.  Warblers included Blue-winged, Yellow, Pine, Redstart, and Common Yellowthroat.  Then there were also Scarlet Tanager, Cardinal, Rose-breasted Grosbeak, Chipping, Field, Vesper, Savannah, and Song Sparrows, Bobolink, Red-winged Blackbird, Meadowlark, Grackle, Cowbird, Baltimore Oriole, Goldfinch, and House Sparrow.