Humber Bay: Monday, Sept 14

Monday group 001 (1280x956)

18 degrees and sunny at the start

Bird Highlight: many sightings of belted kingfisher

belted kingfisher

belted kingfisher

Botany Highlight: Panicled, heath, amethyst and New England aster
Symphyotrichum lanceolatum  (photo: Ian Valentine)

Symphyotrichum lanceolatum (photo: Ian Valentine)

Species list: common loon, red-necked grebe, horned grebe, double-crested cormorant, great blue heron, great egret, mute swan, Canada goose, mallard, American black duck, gadwall, blue-winged teal, American wigeon, sharp-shinned hawk, osprey,  semipalmated plover, lesser yellowlegs, ring-billed gull, rock pigeon, mourning dove, belted kingfisher, common flicker, downy woodpecker, blue jay, black-capped chickadee, winter wren, gray catbird, American robin, European starling, nashville warbler, black-throated green warbler, blackpoll warbler, palm warbler, house sparrow, red-winged blackbird, American goldfinch, song sparrow.
( 37 species)

Next week the Monday group is at Rouge Hills. Please contact me if you wish to be picked up at Warden Station.

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