May 052013
 

Sightings from ebird-alert@cornell.edu

Upland Sandpiper – 3rd Line of Douro – “calling near the old foundation”  Observer: Brendan Boyd

Cliff Swallow – Footbridge Rotary Trail, Peterborough – “nesting” Observer: Iain Raymer

Northern Mockingbird – 621 Carveth Drive, Millbrook  – “Heard first flying overhead near house (distinctive aerial flight song), large white wing flashes and long tail visible without binoculars. Flew west but unable to relocate bird.”
Observer: Jeff Stewart

Black-throated Blue Warbler – Peterborough County – Fire Rd 348 south of Salmon Lake – “Singing male at the end of the road. Seen very well.”  Observer: Walter Wehtje

Upland Sandpiper by Greg Piasetzki

Upland Sandpiper by Greg Piasetzki

Vesper Sparrow – Blezard line and Elmhurst Rd in Otonabee-S. Monaghan – “Several singing, good look at one perched in roadside sumacs” – Observer: Simon Dodsworth