Great Backyard Bird Count Nets 31 Species

On our bird walk through Forest Hill Park yesterday, we heard more birds than we saw! Eight people participated in this annual event. Thanks to the expert ears of Sue Ridd from the Richmond Audubon Society, we recorded the presence in the park of 31 species. Here is the list:

Canada Goose
4
Double-crested Cormorant
1
hawk sp.
1
Ring-billed Gull
3
gull sp.
1
Mourning Dove
2
Belted Kingfisher
1
Red-bellied Woodpecker
1
Downy Woodpecker
2
Northern Flicker
1
Pileated Woodpecker
1
Eastern Phoebe
1
Blue Jay
2
American Crow
6
Carolina Chickadee
2
Tufted Titmouse
2
White-breasted Nuthatch
1
Carolina Wren
2
Eastern Bluebird
1
Hermit Thrush
1
American Robin
17
Northern Mockingbird
1
Eastern Towhee
1
Chipping Sparrow
1
Song Sparrow
1
White-throated Sparrow
15
Dark-eyed Junco
5
Northern Cardinal
2
Common Grackle
4
House Finch
1
House Sparrow
1
 
Advertisements
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s