[Bristol-Birds] John Sevier Lake & Hawkins County

  • From: "Susan Hubley" <shubley@xxxxxxx>
  • To: "bristol-birds" <bristol-birds@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 26 Apr 2009 21:29:28 -0400

4/26/09 highlights

Wood Duck - 6
Blue-winged Teal - 8
Great Egret - 2
Double-crested Cormorant - 24
Great Blue Heron - 5 occupied nests close to house, young not visible
Green Heron - 2
Osprey - 1
Bald Eagle - 2 adults
-we have been watching two adults each evening since 4/12/09 (pair sits on a 
snag for 2-3 hours) nest failure? 
American Coot - 10
Solitary Sandpiper - 2
Ring-billed Gull - 3
Forster's Tern - 3
Eastern Screech Owl, red phase - 1 in nest box
Eastern Kingbird - 2
Cliff Swallows - have returned to nest under Burem Road bridge - they were not 
there last weekend
Tree Swallows - have occupied 4 nest boxes on property
Ruby-crowned Kinglet - 2
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher - 3
Prothonotary Warbler - 1
Common Yellowthroat 
White-throated Sparrow - 2
WHITE-CROWNED SPARROW - located 2 at cattle farm along Beech Creek
Indigo Bunting - 3
Orchard Oriole - 2
Baltimore Oriole - 1

4/25/09
Great Blue heronry below dam - (9 nests - three occupied with 2 young each, 6 
occupied by adult)

off McKinney Chapel Road:
Yellow Warbler - 2
Black-throated Green Warbler - 1


The Clinch River Bald Eagle nest viewed from Horton's Ford Road has 2 eaglets.

Susan Hubley
Rogersville, Hawkins County

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