[va-bird] Manassas Battlefield

  • From: UberLarry@xxxxxxx
  • To: va-bird@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sat, 7 May 2005 20:12:21 EDT

VA Birders,
12 birders came out for today's walk at the Manassas Battlefield. The  day 
started out sunny and cool, but warmed up as the morning progressed.  We birded 
two locations: the Stone Bridge and Chinn Ridge and tallied 53  species total. 
 Highlights at Stone Bridge (SB) included a Scarlet  Tanager, singing Indigo 
Buntings, and an active Gnatcatcher nest.   Chinn Ridge (CR) featured several 
Eastern Kingbirds, 2 young Orchard Orioles,  and an Eastern Wood-Peewee (seen 
after the main walk).  Here is the  complete list which is a composite of both 
GB Heron 3
Green Heron (SB)
Black Vulture 6
Turkey Vulture 4
Canada Goose 8
Mallard 2
RS Hawk 2 (CR)
RT Hawk 3 (CR)
Rock Pigeon 2
Mourning Dove 4
Chmney Swift 1
RB Woodpecker 5
Downy Woodpecker 3
N. Flicker 1
Pileated Woodpecker 1
E. Wood-Peewee 1 (CR)
E. Phoebe 2 (SB)
GC Flycatcher 3 ( Heard only at CR)
E. Kingbird 10 (CR)
RE Vireo 8
Blue Jay 35
Am Crow 1
Common Raven 1 (CR)
Barn Swallow 25
Carolina Chickadee 5
Tufted Titmouse 9
Carolina Wren 1
House Wren 2 (SB)
BG Gnatcatcher 32
Eastern Bluebird 7 
Wood Thrush 3 (CR)
American Robin 13
Gray Catbird 1
Northern Mockingbird 4
Euro Starling 16
N. Parula 1 (SB)
YR Warbler 33
Pine Warbler 1 (CR)
Prairie Warbler 2 (Both locations)
Ovenbird 2 (CR)
Scarlet Tanager (SB)
Eastern Towhee 5
Chipping Sparrow 22
Field Sparrow 1 (CR)
Song Sparrow 3
WT Sparrow 1 (CR)
N. Cardianal 8
Indigo Bunting 3
RW Blackbird 1
Common Grackle 18
BH Cowbird 17
Orchard Oriole 2 (CR)
Am Goldfinch 25
Larry Meade
Vienna VA

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