7/9/14 – 6 1/2 Station Road Sanctuary

I made it out briefly this evening to the trail on the Route 17M side of 6 1/2 Station Road Sanctuary and got some shots of young Wood Ducks.

A young Wood Duck at 6 1/2 Station Road Sanctuary, 7/9/14.
A young Wood Duck at 6 1/2 Station Road Sanctuary, 7/9/14.
This looks like a young male WODU, 6 1/2 Station Road Sanctuary, 7/9/14.
This looks like a young male WODU, 6 1/2 Station Road Sanctuary, 7/9/14.

Another hightlight for me was a Least Flycatcher which I was able to identify by its “whitt” call. I was not able to get any good photos, but here’s a soft shadowy shot along with my list for the afternoon:

Canada Goose 35IMG_2541
Mute Swan 2
Wood Duck 10
Mallard 8
Great Blue Heron 2
Killdeer 3
Belted Kingfisher 1
Least Flycatcher 1
Eastern Kingbird 4
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 10
Tree Swallow 8
Marsh Wren 6
American Robin 5
Gray Catbird 4
Northern Mockingbird 1
European Starling 5
Cedar Waxwing 6
Yellow Warbler 2
Song Sparrow 4
Swamp Sparrow 8
Red-winged Blackbird X
Common Grackle X
Brown-headed Cowbird 1

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