24 April 2018 Rockport, Maine, USA 

Posts Tagged ‘red-tailed hawk’

The Biological Imperative

Friday, April 20th, 2018
Wild Turkeys, Rockport, Maine, 20 April 2018.

Wild Turkeys.

Everywhere this morning I saw the signs—Song Sparrows singing loudly at each other, chases of goldfinches and crows and gulls, the drumming of downy and sapsucker, the puffing up of Wild Turkeys—of the biological imperative.

Beech Hill List
Beginning at 8:15 a.m., I hiked the open trail.

1. American Robin* (v)
2. Song Sparrow**
3. American Goldfinch**
4. Black-capped Chickadee** (v)
5. Blue Jay** (v)
6. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker (drumming)
7. White-throated Sparrow
8. Dark-eyed Junco
9. Mourning Dove* (v)
10. Eastern Phoebe**
11. Eastern Bluebird
12. Brown-headed Cowbird (v)
13. Northern Cardinal** (v)
14. Tufted Titmouse (v)
15. American Crow*
16. Downy Woodpecker (v)
17. Northern Harrier
18. Great Blue Heron
19. Herring Gull*
20. Purple Finch (v)
21. White-breasted Nuthatch (v)
22. Sharp-shinned Hawk
23. Red-tailed Hawk

Elsewhere

24. Wild Turkey
25. Osprey
26. Rock Pigeon
27. European Starling

v = Voice only
*Also elsewhere
**Voice only elsewhere

 

Hawk and Chickadee

Wednesday, February 14th, 2018
Red-tailed Hawk, Rockport, Maine, 14 February 2018.

Red-tailed Hawk.

Black-capped Chickadee, Beech Hill Preserve, Rockport, Maine, 14 February 2018.

Black-capped Chickadee.

Beech Hill List
Beginning at 10 a.m., I hiked the open trail.

1. Tufted Titmouse (v)
2. Black-capped Chickadee**
3. American Crow*
4. Northern Flicker
5. American Robin
6. Northern Cardinal (v)

Elsewhere

7. Red-tailed Hawk
8. Herring Gull
9. House Finch

v = Voice only
*Also elsewhere
**Voice only elsewhere

 

Bluebird of the Day

Monday, January 29th, 2018
Eastern Bluebird, Beech Hill Preserve, Rockport, Maine, 29 January 2018.

Eastern Bluebird.

Beech Hill List
Beginning at 9:15 a.m., I hiked the open trail.

1. Black-capped Chickadee** (v)
2. American Crow*
3. American Goldfinch*
4. American Robin
5. Eastern Bluebird
6. Yellow-rumped Warbler
7. White-breasted Nuthatch (v)

Elsewhere

8. Red-tailed Hawk
9. Herring Gull

v = Voice only
*Also elsewhere
**Voice only elsewhere

 

 
Bird Report is an intermittent record of what's outside my window in Rockport, Maine, USA (44°08'N latitude, 69°06'W longitude), and vicinity. —Brian Willson



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