Thursday, April 26, 2012

Wow! What a day. The warblers were everywhere we went. But the big surprise was this bird. Grasshopper Sparrow at the Amphitheater I really like this picture of the bird in the palmettos. It ended an amazing day.
Here is a list of the birds I saw today and places they were seen. Most of these were shared with the group. Jekyll Island, Glynn, US-GA
Apr 26, 2012 7:30AM - 1:00 PM
Double-crested Cormorant
Brown Pelican Clam Creek
Great Egret Amphitheater
Snowy Egret Amphitheater
Green Heron Amphitheater
Black-crowned Night-Heron Amphitheater
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron Amphitheater
Black Vulture
Turkey Vulture
Bald Eagle 2 River Bridge
Spotted Sandpiper 4 Clam Creek,
Willet 1 Clam Creek,
Least Sandpiper 3 Clam Creek,
Laughing Gull 25
Ring-billed Gull 4 Clam Creek,
Forster's Tern 5 Clam Creek,
Royal Tern 3 Clam Creek,
Mourning Dove
Chimney Swift 2 Historic District
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 2 Campground,
Belted Kingfisher 1 Campground,
Red-bellied Woodpecker 2 Amphitheater
Downy Woodpecker 1 Amphitheater
Pileated Woodpecker 1 Amphitheater
Great Crested Flycatcher Clam Creek, Campground, and Amphitheater
White-eyed Vireo 1 Amphitheater
Blue Jay 2 Campground,
Fish Crow 2 Amphitheater
Tree Swallow 1 Clam Creek,
Carolina Chickadee 7 Clam Creek, Campground,
Tufted Titmouse 1 Campground
Brown-headed Nuthatch 4 Amphitheater adult feeding 3 fledglings
Carolina Wren 2
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1 Clam Creek,
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1 Campground,
Eastern Bluebird 2 Clam Creek,
Gray Catbird
Northern Mockingbird 2 Historic District
Brown Thrasher 2 Campground,
Ovenbird 1 Amphitheater
Northern Waterthrush 1 Campground,
Black-and-white Warbler 3 Clam Creek, & Campground,
Common Yellowthroat 4 Clam Creek, & Campground,
American Redstart 1 heard Amphitheater
Cape May Warbler 2 Clam Creek, & Campground,
Northern Parula 9 Clam Creek, Campground, and Amphitheater
Blackpoll Warbler 1 Clam Creek,
Black-throated Blue Warbler 1 Amphitheater seen by Priscilla
Palm Warbler 3 Clam Creek,
Yellow-throated Warbler 2 Clam Creek, & Campground,
Prairie Warbler 6 Clam Creek, & Campground,
Grasshopper Sparrow 1 Amphitheater, photographed
White-throated Sparrow 2 Amphitheater
Summer Tanager 2 Campground,
Northern Cardinal
Blue Grosbeak 1 Campground,
Indigo Bunting 5 Clam Creek, & Campground,
Painted Bunting 4 Historic District & Campground,
Red-winged Blackbird 2 Clam Creek,
Common Grackle 2 Amphitheater
Boat-tailed Grackle 12
Brown-headed Cowbird 3 Campground,
Orchard Oriole 1 Campground,
House Finch 6 Campground,
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