MidMO Update, 5-9-10

  

Areas covered: Grindstone NA, Rock Bridge SP, Yard Area

Highlight, pair of PHILADELPHIA VIREO at Grindstone on 5-8

 

5-8-10, Grindstone NA

Ruby-throated Hummingbird, 5

Mourning Dove, 3

Red-bellied Woodpecker, 1

Hairy Woodpecker, 1

Eastern Wood-Pewee, 1, singing

Great-crested Flycatcher, 1, singing

Eastern Phoebe, 2

Red-eyed Vireo, 1

PHILADELPHIA VIREO, 2, singing, courtship feeding display/chasing

White-eyed Vireo, 2, singing

Blue Jay, 2

N. Rough-winged Swallow, 1

Black-capped Chickadee, 2

Tufted Titmouse, 2

White-breasted Nuthatch, 1

Carolina Wren, 2

Blue-gray Gnatcatcher, 2

Eastern Bluebird, 1

House Wren

Blue-gray Gnatcatcher

Swainson’s Thrush, 2, singing

American Robin, 2

Gray Catbird, 1

Summer Tanager, 1, calling

Blue-winged Warbler, 1, singing

Nashville Warbler, 3, singing

Tennessee Warbler, 3 singing

N. Parula, 2

Ovenbird, 1, singing

Kentucky Warbler, 2, singing

Common Yellowthroat, 2

Magnolia Warbler, 5-7, 1M

Chestnut-sided Warbler, 1M, singing

Yellow-throated Warbler, 1

Lousiana Waterthrush, 1

Yellow-breasted Chat, 2, singing

Blackpoll Warbler, 1, singing

Mourning Warbler, 1, singing

Black-and-white Warbler, 2

American Redstart, 3

Summer Tanager, singing

Chipping Sparrow, 2

White-crowned Sparrow, 2

Clay-colored Sparrow, 1, singing

Field Sparrow, 2

N. Cardinal, 4

Indigo Bunting

Brown-headed Cowbird, 2

Baltimore Oriole, 1

American Goldfinch, 3

 

 

5-9-10, Rock Bridge SP

Yellow-billed Cuckoo, 1, singing

Great Crested Flycatcher, 1, sing

Acadian Flycatcher

White-eyed Vireo, 1, singing

Prairie Warbler, 1, singing

Tennessee Warbler

N. Parula, many singing

Eastern Bluebird, 2

Swainson’s Thrush, lots, singing

Wood Thrush, 3, singing

Kentucky Warbler, 3, singing

Ovenbird, 1, singing

Common Yellowthroat, 2

Lousiana Waterthrush, 3

Blackpoll Warbler, 1, singing

Mourning Warbler, 1, singing

Black-and-white Warbler, 2

Scarlet Tanager, 1, singing

Indigo Bunting

 

Yard Area, 10 miles E of Columbia, MO, Boone Cty.

 

New arrivals

Green Heron, 5-5

Eastern Wood-Pewee, 5-5, 1, singing

Great Crested Flycatcher, 5-5, 1, sing

Eastern Kingbird, 5-4

Red-eyed Vireo, 5-6

Nashville Warbler, 5-4, singing

Magnolia Warbler, 5-7, 1M

American Redstart, 2, 5-7

Ovenbird, 5-5, 1, singing

N. Waterthrush, singing, 1, 5-3 to 5-6

Orchard Oriole, 5-7

Lincoln’s Sparrow, 1, 5-6

Blue Grosbeak, 5-7, 1, singing

 

Also:

Ruby-throated Hummingbird, 1M

Purple Martin

Bewick's Wren, singing

House Wren, singing

Blue-gray Gnatcatcher, singing

Cedar Waxwing

N. Parula, singing

Yellow-rumped Warbler

Tennessee Warbler, several singing

Hairy Woodpecker

Indigo Bunting, many at feeders/baths

Chipping Sparrow, singing

White-crowned Sparrow, lots

White-throated Sparrow, last seen 5-2

Yellow-rumped Warbler, singing

American Goldfinch, many hitting feeders lately

 

 

Joe LaFleur

Columbia, MO

Boone County

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