Beavermead Park in Peterborough is one the city’s premier birding destinations, especially now as fall migration is underway. Bill Crins had 24 species in the park during an hour of birding on August 23 (see checklist below). These included two Red Crossbills, a bird seldom seen in Peterborough.
Red Crossbill (Loxia curvirostra) (20)
– Reported Dec 30, 2015 04:55 by Luke Berg
– Peterborough – Petroglyphs CBC (Area D), Peterborough, Ontario
– Comments: “All in Petroglyphs. Flocks of 13 and 7.”
Note: Luke also saw 2 Winter Wren, 18 Common Redpoll, 55 Pine Siskin, 11 Pileated Woodpecker, 1 Bald Eagle, etc. (Click on Checklist)