Seeing many of the birds up here now that are being reported farther south, so maybe we're catching up a little. I had a dozen new year birds today.
 
Fountain Grove C.A. - a.m. -
 
 Orchard Oriole 
Bank Swallow
Wood Thrush
Great-crested Flycatcher
 Green Heron
Franklin's Gull
&  3 River Otters on a Muskrat mound.
 
 NW Livingston Co.
 6 Cattle Egrets feeding with the Cows

 Crowder SP - Grundy Co. p.m.
 
 Baltimore Oriole x 3
 Yellow-throated warbler x 2
Yellow-throated Vireo   also another Blue-headed Vireo
 Black and White Warbler
Broad-winged Hawk
 
 Swainson's Thrush still in the back yard this a.m. and White-crowned Sparrows were singing.
 
 Later,
Steve Kinder
Chillicothe, Livingston Co.
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