Nov 202014
 

Brant (Branta bernicla) (1) CONFIRMED
– Reported Nov 19, 2014 11:45 by Ed Poropat
– Burleigh Falls, Peterborough, Ontario
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– Comments: “Continuing juvenile bird”

Carolina Wren (Thryothorus ludovicianus) (1)
– Reported Nov 19, 2014 07:00 by Luke Berg
– Luke’s Yard, Peterborough, Ontario
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– Comments: “Assuming it’s the same one, it’s the first time I’ve seen him in several weeks. Landed briefly on nyjer feeder! The bird has continued to come to the feeder throughout the day (I have seen it visit the feeder 4 times so far today).”

Carolina Wren (Wikimedia)

Carolina Wren (Wikimedia)

 

Nov 082014
 

Brant (Branta bernicla) (1)
– Reported Nov 07, 2014 15:56 by Matthew Tobey
– Lock 28 Boat Ramp N of Burleigh Falls, Peterborough, Ontario
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Brant (Branta bernicla) Wikimedia

Brant (Branta bernicla) Wikimedia

– Comments: “HY (juvenile) bird; not associating with other waterfowl. Did not appear nervous; upon arriving the bird was in water but came ashore to graze on grass alongside the boat launch ~15′ from our vehicle.

Note: The bird was still present at noon on Saturday, November 8.  D.M.

Brant - Burleigh Falls - Kim Zippel Nov. 7, 2014

Brant – Burleigh Falls – Kim Zippel Nov. 7, 2014

Oct 212014
 

Brant (Branta bernicla) (1) CONFIRMED
– Reported Oct 20, 2014 18:11 by Luke Berg
– Chemong Lake–west end of causeway, Peterborough, Ontario
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– Comments: “Continuing bird sitting on water on south side of the road about 100m from shore. Viewed from Rotary Park parking lot on west end of causeway.”

Brant (Branta bernicla) Wikimedia

Brant (Branta bernicla) Wikimedia

 

Oct 162014
 

Brant (Branta bernicla)
– Reported Oct 15, 2014 19:35 by Travis Cameron
– Lakefield – Home, Peterborough, Ontario
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– Comments: “Flock calling noisily low overhead. Heading south. Too dark to get a visual. It is the first time I’ve heard this species vocalize, but it was the first to come to mind, matches recordings, and seems distinctive.”

Brant (Branta bernicla) Wikimedia

Brant (Branta bernicla) Wikimedia