On Swainson’s Day

Today I saw so many Swainson’s Thrushes they were uncountable. Many Northern Fickers, some fall warblers and a few early White-throated and Lincoln’s Sparrows and a Junco.

12 thoughts on “On Swainson’s Day

  1. Jet Eliot 2017-09-21 / 6:51 pm

    I have never been to a place where there were so many Swainson’s Thrushes they were uncountable…sounds heavenly, Sherry. Enjoyed each of your photos too, especially the pensive Swainson’s Thrush and gorgeous red-bellied woodpecker.

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    • Sherry Felix 2017-09-22 / 9:02 am

      it can happens occasionally during migration on a flyway. some species migrate in large batches. Thanks for you lovely comments.

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  2. Leya 2017-09-22 / 5:19 am

    A beautiful gallery and a lovely experience.

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  3. carol1945 2017-09-22 / 11:10 am

    I like learning the names of these birds. I don’t know if we have similar ones on the west coast?

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    • Sherry Felix 2017-09-22 / 2:51 pm

      There are many similar West coast birds. Hope you have fun learning those too 🙂

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  4. BirdNation 2017-09-22 / 11:59 pm

    Great photos! Sounds like you had a nice walk. I really like the Swainson’s. I haven’t seen a Swainson’s yet and seeing how pretty it is in your photo makes me excited to see it one day.

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