Bird Highlight: Rose-breasted Grosbeak
Botany Highlight: Red-osier Dogwood
Species list: mallard, Cooper’s Hawk, ring-billed gull, downy woodpecker, great crested flycatcher, blue jay, American crow, black-capped chickadee, white-breasted nuthatch, Carolina wren, house wren, red-eyed vireo, common grackle, northern cardinal, rose-breasted grosbeak, American goldfinch. (16 species)
Very nice report and pics, it would be nice to add another major highlight, the deer! Too bad none of us thought to take a picture at the time.