[tn-bird] Re: Mocassin Bend, Chattanooga

  • From: "David & Gloria Patterson" <dgpatterson@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <tn-bird@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 17 Mar 2002 18:21:14 -0000


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From: "Everson, Tracey" <TraceyE@xxxxxxx>
To: <tn-bird@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Sunday, March 17, 2002 5:00 PM
Subject: [tn-bird] Mocassin Bend, Chattanooga


>
> I spent a couple of hours (Sun 3/17/02) this morning at the Blue Blazes
> trail, Mocassin Bend, Hamilton Co.  Waterfowl were the highlights.  I saw
3
> pair of WOOD DUCKs in the swamp.  I knew it was good habitat and have been
> hoping to see them there.  The colors on the male were beautiful!  I had 3
> (2 male, 1 female)BUFFLEHEAD on the river.  Less exciting, 6 pair of
> Mallards in the swamp.  On Thursday I had a pair of HOODED MERGANSERS in
the
> swamp, and on Monday I had a pair of COOTs in the river.  Today the
TOWHEES
> were very vocal and visible.
>
> Also present today:
> Great Blue Heron
> Buteo sp.
> Mourning Dove
> Downy Wo
> Red-bellied Wo
> E Phoebe
> Am Crow
> Blue Jay
> Ca Chickadee (out in force today)
> Titmouse
> Brown Creeper
> Carolina Wren
> Kinglet sp.
> Am Robin
> Brown Thrasher
> Cedar Waxwing
> No Cardinal
> Field Sparrow
> Song Sparrow
> White-throated Sparrow
> Starling
>
> MISSING:
> Hermit Thrush (I haven't seen them all week.  I don't know if they're
hiding
> well or have headed north)
>
> No Flicker (they've been out in force the rest of the week)
>
> Also saw Henbit and Cutleaf Henbit in bloom, and my first tree snail of
the
> spring.
>
> Tracey Everson
> Chattanooga, TN
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