Center Fayston Road Bird Walk delivers the goods!

Posted on Sunday 23 May 2010

CFR Bird Walk 5-23 Indigo Bunting

Indigo Buntings… three years running now.

CFR Bird Walk 5-23 Tree Swallows

Tree Swallows nesting in a bluebird box.

CFR Bird Walk 5-23 Butterfly in Lilac

An unidentified butterfly among the lilacs.

CFR Bird Walk 5-23 Alex


CFR bird Walk 5-23 Group

Alex, Patti, Jeannie, Jeff, Kay and Ave

CFR Bird Walk 5-23 Group 2Pat

Alex, Kay, Jeff, Patti and Ave

Seven Mad Birders had a wonderful walk on Center Fayston Road this fine May morning and spotted gorgeous Indigo Buntings for the third year in a row.  Thanks to Pat Folsom for these great shots and to Patti Haynes for recording our sightings for Ebird.

Number of species:     32

Ruffed Grouse     1
Broad-winged Hawk     1
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker     2
Northern Flicker     1
Alder Flycatcher     1
Eastern Phoebe     1
Red-eyed Vireo     2
Blue Jay     3
American Crow     1
Common Raven     1
Tree Swallow     2
Black-capped Chickadee     X
White-breasted Nuthatch     1
Veery     1
Wood Thrush     1
American Robin     1
Chestnut-sided Warbler     2
Magnolia Warbler     1
Black-throated Blue Warbler     1
Yellow-rumped Warbler     2
Black-throated Green Warbler     1
Blackburnian Warbler     2
Ovenbird     X
Mourning Warbler     1
Common Yellowthroat     1
Scarlet Tanager     2
Chipping Sparrow     1
Song Sparrow     1
White-throated Sparrow     2
Rose-breasted Grosbeak     1
Indigo Bunting     1
Purple Finch     1

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