Great Meadows NWR, Concord – 8/17/17

Great Meadows NWR–Concord Unit, Middlesex, Massachusetts, US
Aug 17, 2017 5:30 PM – 7:45 PM
Protocol: Traveling
0.4 mile(s)
Comments:     BBC walk with Kathy Dia, Tom and Pat Maxwell, Sravani Tokala and William Martens. 75 degrees and clear skies. Walk to Concord River and back with a stop at the platform. A beautiful evening.
27 species

Canada Goose  2     flew into impoundments at 7:30pm
Wood Duck  15
Mallard (Northern)  3
Great Blue Heron (Blue form)  5
Green Heron  1
Osprey (carolinensis)  1     perched on duck box
Red-tailed Hawk  1
Mourning Dove  3
Chimney Swift  12
Ruby-throated Hummingbird  2
Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted)  1
Eastern Kingbird  2
Blue Jay  2
American Crow  1
Tree Swallow  6
Barn Swallow  40
Black-capped Chickadee  1
White-breasted Nuthatch (Eastern)  1
Marsh Wren (palustris Group)  6
American Robin  2
Gray Catbird  2
Cedar Waxwing  8
Song Sparrow (melodia/atlantica)  3
Swamp Sparrow  1
Red-winged Blackbird (Red-winged)  15
Common Grackle  6
American Goldfinch  12

View this checklist online at http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S38927428

2017-08-31T18:36:32+00:00