Monday, April 25, 2011

Hawkin Road Backyard • April 22

After birding Bear Swamp in the morning, I sat quietly in my mother's backyard for an hour and recorded everything I saw and heard. It gave Bear Swamp a run for its money, that's for sure! :-) I was able to get many great pictures!


White-throated Sparrow


Pine Warbler


Chipping Sparrow


Pine Warbler


Pine Warbler 


Red-bellied Woodpecker


Chipping Sparrow


Chipping Sparrow


Carolina Wren


Carolina Wren


Eastern Bluebird, the state bird of New York.


Eastern Bluebird


Ruby-throated Hummingbird


American Goldfinch, the state bird of New Jersey.


American Goldfinch


American Goldfinch


Downy Woodpecker


Carolina Chickadee. It was wonderful each morning to be gently awaken to the "fee-bee-fee-bay" of these birds. It made the songs of our Black-capped Chickadees almost coarse in comparison.


Location:     Hawkin Road Backyard
Observation date:     4/22/11
Notes:      
Number of species:     23


Turkey Vulture     1
Broad-winged Hawk     2
Mourning Dove     1
Ruby-throated Hummingbird     1
Red-bellied Woodpecker     2
Downy Woodpecker     2
Hairy Woodpecker     1
Blue Jay     3
Fish Crow     2
Carolina Chickadee     2
Tufted Titmouse     4
White-breasted Nuthatch     2
Carolina Wren     1
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher     1
Eastern Bluebird     1
Pine Warbler     1
Eastern Towhee     1
Chipping Sparrow     2
White-throated Sparrow     6
Dark-eyed Junco     2
Northern Cardinal     1
Brown-headed Cowbird     1
American Goldfinch     3


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