Montrose Point, May 2, 2018

A bit warmer today – nearly 80 degrees in the morning. Overcast. Not as much warbler variety today as yesterday. We did get a close fly by from a young Red-tailed Hawk. It was being harassed by Red-winged Blackbirds. It flew over the field into the large tree near the main harbor-side entrance. There it tore off a few bites of whatever it caught and then it was chased out and back over the field and over our heads. It came within 10 feet of us or so.

Hooded Warbler
Common Yellowthroat
Yellow-rumped Warbler
Northern Waterthrush
Swainson’s Thrush
Wood Thrush
Hermit Thrush
Black-capped Chickadee
Swamp Sparrow
White-throated Sparrow
White-crowned Sparrow
Chipping Sparrow
Downy Woodpecker
Red-tailed Hawk (immature)
Common Loon
Red-breasted Merganser
Double-crested Cormorant
R-w Blackbirds
House Sparrow
Canada Goose

Hooded Warbler
Hooded Warbler
Hooded Warbler
Hooded Warbler
Red-tailed Hawk
A juvenile Red-tailed Hawk