Nov 282016
 

Red-throated Loon (Gavia stellata) (1)
– Reported Nov 27, 2016 16:30 by Toby Rowland
– Peterborough – Little Lake, Peterborough, Ontario
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– Checklist: http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S32761922
– Comments: “adult in winter plumage”

Horned Grebe (Podiceps auritus) (1)
– Reported Nov 27, 2016 16:30 by Toby Rowland
– Peterborough – Little Lake, Peterborough, Ontario
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– Checklist: http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S32761922
– Comments: “adult in winter plumage”

Barred Owl (Strix varia) (1)
– Reported Nov 27, 2016 08:05 by Colin Jones
– CA-ON-North Kawartha-10987 Highway 28 – 44.7912x-78.1058, Peterborough, Ontario
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– Checklist: http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S32744056

Black-backed Woodpecker (Picoides arcticus) (1)
– Reported Nov 27, 2016 11:14 by Donald A. Sutherland
– Petroglyphs Provincial Park, Peterborough, Ontario
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– Checklist: http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S32747660
– Comments: “probable female, but head not clearly seen; foraging 20 m in top of 25 m red pine with dying crown. Detected by soft tapping/scaling. On E road between old gatehouse and first crossroad.”

Barred Owl - Jeff Keller 12 01 14

Barred Owl – Jeff Keller 12 01 14

Horned Grebe (winter plumage)  Wikimedia

Horned Grebe (winter/basic plumage) Wikimedia

Black-backed Woodpecker - Wikimedia

Black-backed Woodpecker – Wikimedia

Red-throated Loon in basic plumage - Wikimedia

Red-throated Loon in winter/basic plumage – Wikimedia

Sep 222015
 

 

Broad-winged Hawk  (Buteo platypterus) (90)
– Reported Sep 20, 2015 10:00 by Peterborough County Birds Database
– 621 Carveth Drive, Millbrook, Peterborough, Ontario
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– Comments: “several kettles throughout late morning, most quite high and moving east to west or southwesterly direction (12 + 10 + 25 + 20 + 17 + 5)”

Broad-winged Hawk (Buteo platypterus) (7)
– Reported Sep 21, 2015 09:10 by Dave Milsom
– 1093 Scollard Drive, Peterborough, Ontario
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– Comments: “2, then 5 more migrating through at 10.40 a.m. Saw banded tails through scope.”

Kettle of Broad-winged (small) and Swainson's (larger) hawks

Kettle of Broad-winged (small) and Swainson’s (larger) hawks

Black-backed Woodpecker (Picoides arcticus) (1)
– Reported Sep 21, 2015 17:00 by Doug McRae
– PE-Northeys Bay Rd, 1 km west of Eel’s Ck, Peterborough, Ontario
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– Comments: “one flew over road landing on south side”

Black-backed Woodpecker - Wikimedia

Black-backed Woodpecker – Wikimedia

Broad-winged Hawk - Wikimedia

Broad-winged Hawk – Wikimedia

Apr 272015
 

Gadwall (Anas strepera) (2)
– Reported Apr 26, 2015 08:30 by Iain Rayner
– Lakefield–Sewage Lagoons, Peterborough, Ontario
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– Comments: “Continuing male and female. Seen well through scope.”

Great Egret (Ardea alba) (1) CONFIRMED
– Reported Apr 26, 2015 18:11 by Janet Kelly

Black-backed Woodpecker - Wikimedia

Black-backed Woodpecker – Wikimedia

– Base Line at Pine Crest Golf Course, Peterborough, Ontario
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– Comments: “in creek at back of field on N side of road
large white egret, black legs
flew to NE before good photo could be taken

Black-backed Woodpecker (Picoides arcticus) (2) CONFIRMED
– Reported Apr 25, 2015 14:11 by Janet Kelly
– Petroglyphs Provincial Park, Peterborough, Ontario
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– Comments: “Pair – foraging on White Pine – male initially observed and female flew in shortly after
44.6042, -78.04097

Gadwall - a rare duck in winter in the Kawarthas - Wikimedia

Gadwall – Wikimedia

Great Egret - Karl Egressy

Great Egret – Karl Egressy