First of the season birds for Carondelet Park in St. Louis City on 4/1/14: Black-throated Green Warbler (see photo below), Chimney Swift, Ruby-crowned Kinglets, Chipping Sparrows, Field Sparrow, Winter Wren, Hermit Thrush. Also, within the last week, other FOS birds have been coming through in big numbers: Eastern Phoebes, Brown Thrashers and Eastern Towhees. The number of Fox Sparrows, Golden-crowned Kinglets, Brown Creepers and Yellow-bellied Sapsuckers have been increasing.  The Great Horned Owls have a fledgling that has been roaming the trees since March 22. 

Black-throated Green Warbler from 4/1/14 

https://www.flickr.com/photos/wildreturn/13570535885/

Great Horned Owl Fledgling (and baby photos)

https://www.flickr.com/photos/wildreturn/sets/72157642161762374/

Andrew Reago
St. Louis MO
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