May 10, 2013

This morning I walked my dogs at the Haroldtown Conservation Area on Old Norwood Rd. Highlights: Possible Red-eyed Vireo, Gray Catbird, Baltimore Oriole, Purple Finch, Scarlet Tanager, Black-throated Blue Warbler and Bobolink. Observer: Luke Berg

May 4, 2013

This morning Warbling Vireos were singing throughout the park at the Lakefield Marsh. A Green Heron flew in and landed on the tallest tree by the viewing tower, and an American Bittern was calling regularly from the back of the marsh. I had an e-mail last night with a photo Read more…

May 2, 2013

Local sightings from 1. Peregrine Falcon: “Sitting atop the MNR Building in Peterborough, eating a black bird, possibly a crow. Another crow was circling around, obviously distressed.”   Observer: Sue Wurtele 2. Purple Martin: Tamarac Golf Club, Ennis Rd. (Ennismore)  Observer: Kim Clark 3. Orchard Oriole: “Seen in top of Read more…

May 1, 2013

Today I walked my dogs from about 6 – 7:30 p.m. at a friends farm in Douro. Highlights were: Eastern Kingbird, FOY (first of the year) Yellow Warbler, Black-and-white Warbler, FOY American Bittern, Wilson’s Snipe, FOY Green Heron, and FOY adult male Eastern Towhee. Observer: Luke Berg