Field notebooks, 1979-1980 : 6-1-80 to 7-20-80

ID: SIA RU007342

Creator: Eike, James W.

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1980

Citation: James W. Eike papers, 1927, 1950-1983

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Abstract

This field book contains field notes on birds taken from 1 June 1980 to 20 July 1980. Notes contain daily lists of various birds spotted in Virginia. Most of the birds listed were observed at Eike's home on 6207 Newman Road, Fairfax or in the surrounding area. Other locations may be included. Notes occasionally include weather and temperature information, quantity, time spotted, and the sex of the birds.

Date Range

1980

Start Date

Jun 01, 1980

End Date

Jul 20, 1980

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Topic

  • Bird watching
  • Animals
  • Bird watchers
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • United States
  • Virginia
  • Fairfax

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007342

Collection name

James W. Eike papers, 1927, 1950-1983

Physical Description

1 field book

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Smithsonian Institution Archives

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Box 1 Folder 12

[[Front Cover]] 6-1-80 to 7-20-80 [[Preprinted]] MEMO BOOK 40 SHEETS 6 IN. x 4 IN. Formerly No. K-4216 Camp Manufacturing Baltimore, Maryland 21230 Sheaffer Eaton Division of Textron Inc. [[/preprinted]]
James W Eike 6207 Newman Rd Fairfax VA 2 mi from Clifton [[end page]] [[start page]] [[underlined]] Rain = 0.5' [[/underlined]] 6-1-80 Sun. 66° - 86° Scattered, light clouds; clear most of day - wind SW, 10 - 20 mph - overcast in afternoon - thunder to NW beginning 5:45 P.M. Few drops of rain beg. 6:05 PM. - intense thunder shower. 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20+ Doves 2 White-eyed Vireos (25) 4-5 Crows 3 House Wrens [[insertion]]+Y [[/insertion]] (25) 15-20 Grackles 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 2-3 Cowbirds 1-2 Redstarts 20+ Starlings 1 Parula W. 6-8 House Sps. 1 Orchard Oriole 2-3 Song " [[Ditto for: Sps]] 5-6 Robins (Y) 1 C. Wren 2♂ 1♀ 10-15 Cardinals (Y) 3 Goldfinches 2-4 Mockers 3-4 Chickadees 1 Pil. Woodpecker 3-4 Titmice 1 Flicker 2-3 Meadowlarks 2 Red-bellies 2-3 Field Sps. 2 Downys 2-3 Chipping " [[end of page]]
1 Wood Thrush 1 Bobwhite 3 Barn Swallows 1 Acad. Flycatcher 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo 1 Cr. Flycatcher 1 Thrasher 1 Peewee 1 Catbird 1 Yellowthroat 1 Green Heron [[superscript]]5-6X[[/superscript]] 1 Red-wing ♂ 1 Phoebe 2 Purple Martins * 1 Red-shoulder √ 1 Barred Owl (c) 1 No. Oriole 3 Ch. Swifts 6-2-80 Mon. 69°-86° Rachel leaves for Milw. today [[image]] ;'( [[/image]] Overcast much of day -- few spatters of rain 2:15-3:00 P.M. -- then mostly sunny. Wind SW, 10-20 mph. √ 1 Yellow-thr. Vireo (5) 20+ Doves 2 White-eyed Vireos (25) 4-5 Crows 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) Jays 3 House Wrens ^[[+Y]] (25) 10-15 Grackles [[end of page]] [[centre]][[underline]] Away 10:A.M -- 1:15 PM -- Airport [[/underline]] 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 1-2 Cowbirds 2-4 Peewees (2-5) 15-20 Starlings 1 Wood Thrush (5) 6-8 House Sps. 3 Barn Swallows 2-3 Song " 5-6 Robins (Y) 1 C. Wren 10-15 Cardinals (Y) 3 Goldfinches 2♂ 1♀ 2-4 Mockers 2-3 Chickadees 1 Pil. Woodpecker 2-3 Titmice 1 Flicker 2-3 Meadowlarks 1-2 Red-bellies 2-3 Field Sps. 1-2 Downys 2-3 Chipping " 1 Thrasher 1 Bobwhite 1 Catbird 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo 1 Green Heron 5-6X 1 Acad. Flycatcher * 1 Red-shoulder 1 Cr. Flycatcher 1 No. Oriole 1 Orchard Oriole [[end of page]]
[[centre]]Chipmunk[[/centre]] 6-3-80 Tues 68°-85° Cloudy; calm in A.M. -- mostly sunny during day -- wind SSW, 10-20 mph. -- heavy clouds to NW & N w/ much thunder, 4:30 P.M. on -- wind shifting suddenly to N & NE at 5:00 P.M. --- rain began 5:05 hard at times = 0.5 by 6:15 P.M. -- storm passed thru before 6:00. 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20+ Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo (5) 4-6 Crows 3 House Wrens ^[[+Y]] (25) 10-15 Grackles 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 20+ Starlings 2-4 Peewees 6-8 House Sps. 1 No. Oriole 2-3 Song " 3 Barn Swallows 1 C. Wren 1 Pine Warbler (5) 3 Goldfinches 1 Red-shoulder 2X 2-3 Chickadees 6-8 Robins 2-3 Titmice 12-15 Cardinals 2-3 Meadowlarks 2-4 Mockers 2-3 Field Sps. 1-2 Red-bellies 2-3 Chipping " [[end of page]] 1-2 Downys 1 Bobwhite 1 Wood Thrush 1-2 Cowbirds 1 Yellow-flicker 1 Acad. Flycatcher 1 Thrasher 1 Cr. Flycatcher 1 Catbird 1 Barred Owl 7:15 A.M. 1 Green Heron √ [[underline]]6 [[strikeout]]4[[/strikeout]][[/underline]] Bluebirds √ 1 Yellow-throat (5) 2 TVS 1 Orchard Oriole (5) 2 Ch. Swifts 1-2 Jays (nearby) √ Weather -- cont'd.--brief wind gusts to perhaps 45 mph. here -- measured at 65 mph at National -- tornado reports much damage to N & W of us. √[[superscript over √]]1[[/superscript]] Family of 4 Bluebirds came to wires near our power pole in A.M. -- later pair was at our nest-box as usual -- nest [[strikeout]]needs[[/strikeout]] nearly complete when we checked 2 days ago. [[end of page]]
[[Centre]] Chipmunk [[/centre]] 6-4-80 Wed. 60°- Cloudless; wonderful morning -- wind NNE, 10-25 mph Few high clouds in aft.; low humidity -- glorious day! 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20+ Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo (5) 4-6 Crows 3 House Wrens (+Y)(25) 1-2 Jays 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 10-15 Grackles 3-4 Peewees (5) 2 Cowbirds 1 Yellow throat (5) 20+ Starlings 1 Parula W. (5) 6-8 House Sps. 1 No. Oriole (5) 2-3 Song " 6-8 Robins (incl. Y) 1 C. Wrens 12-15 Cardinals (" Y) 3 Goldfinches 2-4 Mockers 2-3 Chickadees 1-2 Red-bellies 3-4 Titmice 1-2 Downys 2-3 Meadowlarks [[end of page]] 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo 2-3 Field Sps. 1 Thrasher 2-3 Chipping " 1 Catbird 1 Bobwhite 1 Green Heron 2 Barn Swallows 1 Orchard Oriole 2 Purple Martins 6 Bluebirds √[[superscript over checkmark]]1 [[/superscript]] 1 Acad. Flycatcher * 1 Red-shoulder 1 Cr. Flycatcher 1 T √ * √[[superscript over √]]1 [[/superscript]] Family of 4 Bluebirds came to wire near house again this A.M. -- pair at nest box -- [[underline]]4 eggs in nest.[[/underline]] 6-5-80 Thurs. 49°-76° Cloudless; wind N, 5-10 mph. High, hazy clouds in afternoon -- another fine day. [[end of page]]
2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20+ Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo 4-6 Crows 3 House Wrens +Y (25) 15-20 Grackles 1 Prairie W. (5) 2 Cowbirds 1 Sc. Tanager (5) 20+ Starlings 6 Barn Swallows 6-8 House Sps. 1 Acad. Flycatcher 2-3 Song " 1 Cr. Flycatcher 1 C. Wren 3-4 Peewees 3 Goldfinches 10-15 [[strikeout]]Barn[[/strikeout]] Cardinals (Y) 2-3 Chickadees 6-8 Robins (Y) 2-4 Titmice 2-4 Mockers 2-3 Meadowlarks 1-2 Red-bellies 2-3 Field Sps. 1-2 Downys 2-3 Chipping " 1 Green Heron 1 Bobwhite 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 1 Catbird 1 Yellow-thr. Vireo (5) 1 Thrasher 3 [[strikeout]]2[[/strikeout]] Bluebirds √[[superscript over √]]1[[/superscript]] 2 TVs 1 Yellow throat (5) 1 Red-shoulder 1 Yellow-br. Chat (5) [[strikeout]] 1 Sc. Tanager [[/strikeout]] 1 Orchard Oriole (5) Red-wing [[end of page]] 1 Pil. Woodpecker 1-2 Jays 1 No. Oriole ♂ (5) 2 Ch. Swifts √ [[superscript over √]]1[[/superscript]] Pr. of Bluebirds at nest-box, plus one spotted young in yard in late aft. (7:45 PM.) Note: in late aft., I was in kitchen with Claire -- heard bird screaming in garage -- found 4-5' Black Snake hanging down about 1 foot from top of roll-up garage door, with a Peewee (they have been hunting insects in garage & under soffit for days) in it's mouth, & partly wrapped around it. Rescued Peewee, which flew away minus a snakesmouth full of feathers. Disposed of snake. [[end of page]]
6-6-80 Fri. 55°-74° Heavy overcast -- light rain began 6:50 A.M. -- ending by [[strikeout]] soon [[/strikeout]] 9:45 A.M. -- then interim showers 3:00 P.M. on -- thunder to west 5:00 P.M. to 6:30. Wind light & variable -- mainly SE, 5-10 mph. Rain = 0.5" 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20+ Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo (5) 4-5 Crows 3 House Wrens +Y (25) 1-2 Jays 1 Pine W. (5) 10-15 Grackles 1 Parula W. (5) 1 Red-wing 2-4 Peewees (5) 1 Cowbird 1 Acad. Flycatcher 20+ Starlings 1 Cr. Flycatcher (20) 6-8 House Sps. 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 2-3 Song " 6-8 Robins 1 C. Wren 10-15 Cardinals 3 Goldfinches 2-3 Mockers 2-3 Chickadees 1 Pil. Woodpecker 2-3 Titmice [[end of page]] ? Red-bellies 2-3 Meadowlarks (5) ? Downys 2-3 Field Sps. 3-4 Barn Swallows 2-3 Chipping " 1 No. Oriole (5) 1 Bobwhite 1 Catbird (5) 1 Green Heron 1 Thrasher (5) 1 Red-shoulder 2 Wood Thrushes (25) 2 Bluebirds 1 Sc. Tanager (5) [[strikeout]]Red-shoulder[[/strikeout]] 1 Yellow throat (5) 1 TV 6-7-80 Sat. 67°- 88° Hazy overcast early -- occ. bright sun -- hot, humid; wind mainly WSW, 5-15 mph. Constant, heavy thunder to W & NW, 4:00 P.M. on -- hard rain [[underline]](and brief, heavy hail), [[/underline]] 5:15 P.M. to 6:40. Rain = 0.9" [[end of page]]
2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20+ Doves (5) 1 White-eyed Vireo (5) 4-5 Crows 3 House Wrens + Y (25) 15-20 Grackles 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 1-2 Cowbirds (5) 1 Sc. Tanager (5) 20+ Starlings [[?]] 1 Orchard Oriole (5) 6-8 House Sps. 1 Yellow throat (5) 2-3 Song " (5) 6-8 Robins (5) 1 C. Wren (5) 10-15 Cardinals 3 Goldfinches (5) 2-3 Mockers (Y?) 2-3 Chickadees (5) 1 Pil. Woodpecker 2-3 Titmice (5) 1-2 Red-bellies 2-3 Meadowlarks (5) 1-2 Downys 2-3 Field Sps. (5) 1 Catbird (5) 2-3 Chipping " (5) 1 Thrasher (5) 1 Bobwhite (5) 1 Red-shoulder 1 Phoebe (5) √ 1 Kingfisher √ 1 Nuthatch 2-4 Peewees (5) 1 acad. Flycatcher 2 Bluebirds (15) 1 Cr. Flycatcher 1 Towhee (5) 2 Ch. Swifts 1 Green Heron 1 No. Oriole (5) [[end of page]] [[start page]] 6-8-80 Sun. 76°- 81° Humid (90%) -- heavy overcast; wind S, 10-15 mph. -- occ. bright sun -- mid-aft., heavy overcast, [[underline]] wind 20-50 mph [[/underline]] in gusts, N-NW, limbs falling -- cloudless by 5:00 P.M. 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20+ Doves (5) 1 White-eyed Vireo (5) 4-5 Crows √[[superscript over √]]1[[/superscript]] 3 House Wrens +Y (25) 10-15 Grackles 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 1-2 Cowbirds (5) 2 Barn Swallows 20+ Starlings 2 Orchard Orioles in yard 6-8 House Sps. 1 Parula W .(5) in yard 2-3 Song " 1 Green Heron 1 Carolina Wren 1 Yellowthroat in yard (5) 3 Goldfinches 6-8 Robins (5) 2-3 Chickadees 10-15 Cardinals (5) 2-3 Titmice 2-4 Mockers (5) 1-2 Jays 1 Pil. Woodpecker 2-3 Meadowlarks [[end of page]]
1-2 Red-bellies 2-3 Field Sps. 1-2 Downys 2-3 Chipping " 1 Thrasher 1 Sc. Tanager 1 Catbird 1-2 Ch. Swifts 2 Bluebirds 1 No. Oriole √ [[superscript over √]]1[[/superscript]]♂ House Wren building in Wren house near Rachel's "tire tree" 6-9-80 Mon. 45°-73° Chilly; cloudless; wind S, 10-20 mph; in afternoon, partly cloudy, wind SW, 15-30 mph. -- great day! 2 Red-eyed Vireos 20+ Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo 4-5 Crows 3 House Wrens +Y (25) 10-20 Grackles 1 Killdeer 1 Red-wing ♂ [[end of page]] 1 Yellowthroat 15-20 Starlings 1 Parula W. 6-8 House Sps. 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 2-3 Song " 1 Thrasher 1 C. Wren 1 Catbird 3 Goldfinches 6-8 Robins 2-3 Chickadees 10-15 Cardinals 2 Titmice 2-3 Mockers 1-2 Meadowlarks 1 Pil. Woodpecker 2-3 Field Sps. 1-2 Red-bellies 2-3 Chipping " 1-2 Downys 1 Bobwhite 2 Barn Swallows 1 Orchard Oriole * 1 Red-shoulder 1 Green Heron 2 Ch. Swifts 3 TVS 2-4 Peewees 2 Bluebirds √ [[superscript over √]]1[[/superscript]] Note: 5 [[underline]] eggs [[/underline]] in Bluebird nest-box. [[end of page]]
6-10-80 Tues. 56°--71° Heavy overcast; drizzle began about 6:00 A.M. - to 9:30 [[underline]] A.M. or so = 0.2". [[/underline]] Thunder to NW, 1:55 P.M. Rain began 2:15 P.M. -- wind NE, 15-25 mph. [[underline]] Rain = 0.2" [[/underline]] 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20+ Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo (5) 4-5 Crows 3 House Wrens +Y √ [[superscript over √]]1[[/superscript (25) 1-2 Jays 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 15-20 Grackles 1 Yellowthroat (5) 1-2 Cowbirds 1 Sc. Tanager (5) 20+ Starlings 1 Yellow-br. Chat (5) 6-8 House Sps. 1 Parula W. (5) 2-3 Song " 2 Bluebirds (5) 1 C. Wren 1 Orchard Oriole (5) 3 Goldfinches 6-8 Robins 2-3 Chickadees ?Y 15+ Cardinals 2-3 Titmice 2-3 Mockers 2-3 Meadowlarks 1-2 Red-bellies 2-3 Field Sps. [[end of page]] 1-2 Downys 2-3 Chipping Sps. 1 Green Heron 1 Red-shoulder 2-4 Peewees 1 Bob-white √ 1-2 C. Waxwings 2 Barn Swallows √ [[superscript over √]]1[[/superscript]] Young House Wrens left nest on side of garage about 2:00 P.M. (in rain) -- stayed along fence row near crabapple to about 4:00 P.M. -- then headed to woods (as usual) -- perhaps 3-4 young. Note: Peggy Johnson told Claire today that she [[strikeout]] h [[/strikeout]] and Frank have had "about a dozen" quail around their home this spring -- [[end of page]]
6-11-80 Wed. 46°--70° Cloudless much of day; light S breezes. Great day! 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20+ Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo 5 Crows 2 House Wrens (25)√[[superscript over √]]1[[/superscript]] 20+ Grackles 1 Sc. Tanager 2 Cowbirds 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 15-20 Starlings 1 Yellowthroat 6-8 House Sps. 1 Parula W. 2-3 Song " 2-4 Peewees 1 C. Wren 1 Phoebe 3 Goldfinches 6-8 Robins 2-3 Titmice 15-20 Cardinals 2-3 Chickadees 2-3 Mockers 2-3 Meadowlarks 1-2 Red-bellies 2-3 Field Sps. 1-2 Downys √ 2-3 Chipping " [[unknown red symbol-asterisk?]] [[/underline]] [[red circled]]* 1 Red-shoulder 1 Bobwhite [[end of page]] [[start page]] 1 Prairie W. 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo 1 Acad. Flycatcher 2 Bluebirds 2 Barn Swallows 1 Flicker 1 Orchard Oriole 1 Red-wing ♂ 1 Pil. Woodpecker 1 Green Heron 1 Cr. Flycatcher Carter Johnston reports [[underline]] two [[/underline]] Green Herons today; also "about 20 or so" C. Geese 6-12-80 Thurs. 45°-71° Virtually cloudless & calm in A.M. [[end of page]]
2 Red-eyed Vireos 20+ Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo 5 Crows √ 4-5 House Wrens √[[superscript over √]]1[[/superscript]] 20+ Grackles 1 Yellow-br. Chat 2 Cowbirds 2 Indigo Buntings 20+ Starlings 2 Bluebirds ♂ ♀ 8-10 House Sps. Y 1 Sc. Tanager 3-4 Song " Y 1 Orchard Oriole 1-2 C. Wrens 2-4 Peewees 3 Goldfinches 1 Yellowthroat 3-4 Chickadees 6-8 Robins 5 (+?) Titmice √[[superscript over √]]2[[/superscript]] Y 15-20 Cardinals 2-3 Meadowlarks 2-4 Mockers 2-3 Field Sps. 1-2 Red-bellies 2-3 Chipping " 2 Downys 1 Bob-White 2 Barn Swallows 1 Red-shoulder 2 Purple Martins 1 Acad. Flycatcher 1 Towhee 1 Cr. Flycatcher √ [[underline]]2[[/underline]]C. Waxwings 1 Nuthatch 1 Wood Thrush 1 Green Heron 1 Yellow-thr. Vireo √ 1 [[underline]]Hummingbird[[/underline]] ♀ at Tritoma [[end of page]] [[start page]] 1 Sc. Tanager (5) 1 Red-wing √[[superscript over √]]1[[/superscript]] Male H. Wren beginning to build again in nest-box at side of garage. One young Wren came back from woods to roof of home. √ [[superscript over √]]2[[/superscript]] Family group of 5 Titmice flying together about yard. Note: Bruce Arnold reports Bluebirds fledged 6-13-80 Fri. 44°-76° Cloudless; calm in A.M. Light SW breezes in afternoon. Wonderful day! [[end of page]]
[[centre]] Away 9:20 A.M. -- 1:30 P.M. (shopping) 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20+ Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo (5) 4-5 Crows 2-3 House Wrens √ [[superscript over √]] 2 [[/superscript]] (25) 20+ Grackles 1 Thrasher 2 Cowbirds 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 15+ Starlings 1 No. Oriole (5) 8-10 House Sps. 1 Orchard Oriole (c) 4-6 Song " (5) 2-4 Peewees (5) 1 C. Wren (5) 1 Sc. Tanager (5) 3 Goldfinches (5) 6-8 Robins (5) 3-4 Chickadees (5) 15-20 Cardinals (5) 4-6 Titmice (5) 2-4 Mockers (5) 1-2 Nuthatches (c) 1-2 Red-bellies 2-3 Meadowlarks (5) 1-2 Downys 2-4 Field Sps. (5) 1 Acad. Flycatcher 3-5 Chipping " (5) 1 Cr. Flycatcher 1 Bobwhite (5) 1 Yellow-br. Chat (5) √ 1 C. Waxwing 1 Towhee (5) 1 Yellowthroat (5) 1 Red-shoulder 2 Bluebirds 31 C. Geese {√ SE-NW Low 9:00 1-2 Jays 1 Green Heron 1 Yellow-thr. Vireo (5) [[end of page]] [[start page]] 1 Red-tail (ad) √ [[superscript over √]]1[[/superscript]] 1 Red-wing ♂ 1 Wood Thrush √[[superscript over √]]1[[/superscript]] Ad. Red-tail being harried by a Barn Swallow. √[[superscript over √]]2[[/superscript]] ♂ House Wren still building 6-[[strikeout]]15[[/strikeout]]14-80 Sat. 47°-82° Cloudless & calm early; cloudless allday, but light breezes in afternoon - another [[strikeout]]grea[[/strikeout]] great day! 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20+ Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo (5) 4-5 Crows 3 House Wrens √[[superscript over √]]3[[/superscript]] (25) ? Jays 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 18-20 Grackles 1 Sc. Tanager (5) 1 Red-wing ♂ 2-5 Peewees 2 Cowbirds 1 Phoebe 20+ Starlings [[end of page]]
1 Great Blue Heron {S-N 7:45 PM. low 1 Pine W. (5) 6-10 House Sps. 1 Orchard Oriole (5) 3-4 Song " (5) 6-8 Robins (5) 1 C. Wren (3) 15-20 Cardinals (5) 3 Goldfinches (5) 2-4 Mockers (5) 3-4 Chickadees (5) 1-2 Red-bellies 5-6 Titmice (5) 1-2 Downys 2-3 Meadowlarks (5) 1 yellow-b. Cuckoo (5) 2-4 Field Sps. (5) 1 Red-shoulder 3-4 Chipping " (5) 1 Parula W. (5) √ [[superscript over √]] 1 [[/superscript]] [[underline]] 1 Bobwhite [[/underline]] 1 Yellow-br. Chat (5) 2 Purple Martins 4 Barn Swallows 1 Green Heron 1 Acad. Flycatcher 1 Prairie W. (5) 2 C. Waxwings 1 Nuthatch 1 Wood Thrush (5) 2 Thrashers √ [[superscript over √]] 1 [[/superscript]] 1 Pil. Woodpecker √ 3 Ch. Swifts √ [[superscript over √]] 1 [[/superscript]] ♂ Bobwhite at scratch feed under Pfitzer & between Yews at ▲. √ [[superscript over √]] 2 [[/superscript]] Ad. Thrasher & 1 young. √ [[superscript over √]] 3 [[/superscript]] ♂ & ♀ House Wrens now busy building. [[end of page]] [[start]] 6-15-80 Sun. 47°-89° Father's Day -- [[underline]]watch [[/underline]] & beautiful card from Claire -- Bright sun early -- sudden clouds, spatter of large rain-drops 7:05 A.M., then partly clearing -- wind SW, 5-15 mph. Thunder to NW & W from 4:00 |Sudden storm hit at 4:30-- |winds N-NNE to perhaps 60 mph-- |many limbs down -- [[underline]]power[[/underline]] off -- |[[underline]]3 1/4 hours.[[/underline]] 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20+ Doves (5) 1 White-eyed Vireo (5) 4-6 Crows 3 House Wrens √ [[superscript]]1[[/superscript]] (25) 1-2 Jays 1 Phoebe (5) 15-20 Grackles 1 Sc. Tanagers (5) 2 Cowbirds (5) 1 Orchard Oriole (5) 20+ Starlings 1 Pine W. (5) 8-10 House Sps. 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 3-4 Song " (5) 3-4 Peewees (5) 1 C. Wren (5) [[end of page]]
1 Wood Thrush (5) 3 Goldfinches (5) 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo (5) 3-4 Chickadees (5) 1 Yellow-b. Chat (5) 5-6 Titmice (5) 6-10 Robins (5) 1-2 Nuthatches 15-20 Cardinals (5) 2-3 Meadowlarks (5) 2-4 Mockers (5), 2-3 Field Sps. (5) 1-2 Red-bellies 3-4 Chipping " (5) 1-2 Downys √ 2 Bobwhites √ [[superscript over√ ]] 1 [[/superscript]] 4 Barn Swallows * 1 Red-shoulder 2 Purple Martins 1 Green Heron 2 Thrashers (5) (ad + Y) 2 Bluebirds (5) [[superscript over birds]] 6 [[/superscript]] ♂♀ 1 Yellow-thr. Vireo (5) √[[superscript over √]]1[[/superscript] ♂ Bob-White at Pfitzer, 3:30-4:00 -- within 6' of Claire -- put out scratch, and he ate well. Note: confirmed tornado touched down in Parklawn area; possible one at Sterling Park. Power off for thousands all night. [[end of page]] [[start page]] 6-16-80 Mon. 67°-72° Cloudy; showers about 4-5:00 A.M. -- [[underline]]total [[/underline]] since yesterday = [[underline]]0.7" rain[[/underline]]. Rain began 8:45 A.M., 1/2 hour -- again about 4:00 P.M. Wind NNE, 5-15 mph. to mid-aft. 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20+ Doves (5) 1 White-eyed Vireo (15) 4-5 Crows 3 House Wrens (25) 20+ Grackles 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 1 Red-wing ♂ 2 Thrashers (ad. + Y) 2 Cowbirds (5) 1 Catbird (5) 20+ Starlings 1 Towhee (5) 8-12 House Sps. 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo (5) 4-5 Song " (5) 1 Sc. Tanager (5) 1 C. Wren (5) 2-4 Barn Swallows 3 Goldfinches 2♂ 1♀ (5) 2 Purple Martins 4-5 Chickadees (5) 6-10 Robins 5-7 Titmice (5) 15-20 Cardinals 1-2 Nuthatches [[end of page]]
2-4 Mockers (5) 2-3 Meadowlarks (5) 1 Pil. Woodpecker 3-4 Field Sps. (5) 1-2 Red-bellies 3-5 Chipping " (5) 1-2 Downys 1 Bob-white (5)√[[superscript over √]]2[[/superscript]] * 1 Red-shoulder 1 Green Heron 1 Phoebe (5) 1 Killdeer 1 Prairie W. (5) 1 Hummingbird ▲ 1 Acad. Flycatcher No. Oriole 2 Bluebirds √ [[superscript over √]] 1 [[/superscript]] 2-3 Ch. Swifts 1 Flicker √ [[superscript over √]] 1 [[/superscript]] Only 4 eggs in nest -- what became of #5?? √ [[superscript over √]] 2 [[/superscript]] Bobwhite at scratch feed about 4:15 [[end of page]] [[start page]] [[centre]] Away 9:30--2:00 P.M. [[/centre]] 6-17-80 Tues. 47°-74° Cloudless; calm early; light southerly breezes in afternoon 2 Red-eyed Vireos (5) 20+ Doves (5) 1 White-eyed Vireo (5) 4-5 Crows 4-5 House Wrens (25) 20+ Grackles 1 Prairie W. (5) 1 Red-wing (5) 1 Parula W. (5) 2 Cowbirds (5) 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 20+ Starlings 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo (5) 10-15 House Sps. 2 Thrashers (15) 3-4 Song " (5) 1-2 Catbirds (5) 1 C. Wren (5) 2 Barn Swallows 3 Goldfinches (5) 6-10 Robins (5) 3-5 Chickadees (5) 15-20 Cardinals (5) 5-7 Titmice (5) 2-4 Mockers (5) 1-2 Nuthatches 1-2 Red-bellies 2-3 Meadowlarks (5) [[end of page]]
[[centre]]Grey Fox in yard --[[/centre]] 1-2 Downys 2-3 Field Sps. (5) 1 Phoebe (5) 3-4 Chipping " (5) 1 Sc. Tanager (5) 1 Bobwhite (5) 3-4 Peewees (5) 1 Green Heron * 1 Red-shoulder 1 Hummingbird ♀ 1 Yellow-thr. Vireo (5) 1 Towhee (5) 1 Wood Thrush (5) 2 Ch. Swifts 2 Purple Martins [[strikeover with circle around it]]50[[/strikeover]]49 sp 6-18-80 Wed. 48°-74° High, hazy overcast; mostly sunny in afternoon (quite cloudy mid-day) -- light, variable breezes, mainly S, 5-10 mph. 2 Red-eyed Vireos 20+ Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo 4-5 Crows 1 Yellow-thr. Vireo 20+ Grackles 4-5 House Wrens (25) 1 Red-wing ♂ [[end of page]] [[start page]] 1 Sc. Tanager 2 Cowbirds 1 Acad. Flycather 15-20 Starlings 1 Cr. Flycatcher 8-12 House Sps. 3-4 Peewees 3-5 Song " 2 Thrashers 1 C. Wren {in yard 1 Towhee 3 Goldfinches 1-2 Catbirds 3-4 Chickadees 6-10 Robins 4-6 Titmice 15-20 Cardinals 1-2 Nuthatches 2-4 Mockers 2-3 Meadowlarks 1-2 Red-bellies 3-4 Field Sps. 1-2 Downys 3-5 Chipping " 2 Barn Swallows 1 Bobwhite 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 1 Yellowthroat 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo 1 Parula W. * 1 Red-shoulder [strikeover]]Orchard Oriole[[/strikeover]](5) 1 Green Heron 2 Ch. Swifts 2 Purple Martins 2 Bluebirds √ [[superscript over √]]1[[/superscript]] 1 Wood Thrush √ 5-6 [[underline]]Orchard Orioles 3-4 Y[[/underline]] √ 1 Louis Water-thrush (5) 1 Phoebe 1 TV [[end of page]]
{√ [[superscript over √]]1[[/superscript]] Checked Bluebird box {carefully at 7:10 P.M. -- {3 tiny young and one egg. 6-19-80 Thurs. 50°-79° Cloudless; calm in A.M., few hazy clouds late aft.; wind SW, 10-20 mph Great day! 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20+ Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo 4-5 Crows 1 Yellow-thr. Vireo 15-20 Grackles 3-4 House Wrens [[strikeout]]1-2[[/strikeout]]12-15 Red-Wings 1 Yellow-br. Chat [[strikeout]]2[[/strikeout]]3 Cowbirds 1Y 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo 15-20 Starlings 1 Kingbird 8-12 House Sps. 1 Yellowthroat 3-5 Song " 1 Parula W. 1 C. Wren [[end of page]] [[start page]] 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 3 Goldfinches 2 Thrashers 3-5 Chickadees 2 Catbirds 4-6 Titmice 3-4 Peewees 1-2 Nuthatches 1 Sc. Tanager 2-3 Meadowlarks 1 Acad. Flycatcher 2-3 Field Sps. 2 Barn Swallows 3-5 Chipping Sps. 6-10 Robins 1 Bobwhite at Pfitzer 15+ Cardinals [[double underline]]2[[/double underline]] Red-shoulders 2-4 Mockers 1 Phoebe 1-2 Red-bellies 2 Bluebirds 1-2 Downys 1 Flicker 1 Hummingbird 6-20-80 Fri. 60°-76° Cloudless, wind N, NW, 10-30 mph. [[end of page]]
√ [[underline]]1 Blue Grosbeak ♂ √[[superscript over √]]1[[/superscript]] (5)[[/underline]] 20-30 Doves (5) 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 5-6 Crows 1 White-eyed Vireo (5) 15-20 Grackles 1 Yellow-thr. Vireo (5) 1 Red-wing (5) ♂ 1 Yellowthroat (5) 2 Cowbirds (5) [[strikeout]]2-3[[/strikeout]] 3-4 House Wrens (25) 20+ Starlings 1 Yellow-br. Chat (5) 10-15 House Sps. 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo (5) 3-4 Song " (5) 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 1 C. Wren (5) 2 Thrashers (5) 3 Goldfinches 2 Catbirds (5) 3-5 Chickadees (5) 3-5 Peewees (5) 4-7 Titmice (5) 4 Barn Swallows 1-2 Nuthatches (5) 2 Purple Martins (5) 2-3 Meadowlarks (5) 8-10 Robins (5) 3-5 Field Sps. (5) 15+ Cardinals (5) 3-5 Chipping Sps. (5) 3-4 Mockers (5) 1 Bobwhite 1 Pil. Woodpecker (5) *1 Red-shoulder 1-2 Red-bellies 1 Acad. Flycatcher 1-2 Downys 1 Cr. Flycatcher 1 Green Heron 2 Bluebirds ♂ ♀ [[end of page]] [[start page]] 2 Ch. Swifts 1-2 TVs' 1 No. Oriole (5) 1 Wood Thrush (5) √ [[superscript over √]]1[[/superscript]] Blue Grosbeak singing beautifully in front yard, then atop one of Nagquez' cedars. 6-21-80 Sat. 51°-80° Scattered high, light clouds; wind N, 5-10 mph. Summer solstice 1:47 A.M. EDT -- off coast of Pakistan -- sun crossed Tropic of Cancer. 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20+ Doves 2 White-eyed Vireo (25) (5) 4-6 Crows 3-4 House Wrens (25) √ [[strikeout]]15-20 [[/strikeout]]150+ Grackles 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 1 Red-wing (5) ♂ 1 Yellow-br. Chat (5) 2 Cowbirds (5) 1 Yellowthroat (5) 20+ Starlings 2 Thrashers (5) 8-12 House Sps. [[end of page]]
[[centre]][[underline]]1 Deer[[/underline]][[/centre]] 1 Sc. Tanager (5) 3-4 Song Sp. (5) 6-10 Robins (5) 1 C. Wren (5) 15+ Cardinals (5) 3 Goldfinches (5) 2-4 Mockers (5) 3-5 Chickadees (5) 1 Pil. Woodpecker 4-6 Titmice (5) 1-2 Red-bellies 2 Nuthatches (5) 1-2 Downys 2-3 Meadowlarks (5) 1 Yellow-thr. Vireo (5) 3-4 Field Sps. (5) 5-6 Barn Swallows 4-5 Chipping " (5) 2 Purple Martins 1 Bobwhite √ [[superscript over √]]2[[/superscript]] * 1 Cooper's Hawk √ [[superscript over √]]1[[/superscript]] * 1 Red-shoulder 1 TV 1 Green Heron 2 Bluebirds [[double underline]4-6 [[/double underline]]Orchard Orioles (3-4Y) 1 No. Oriole (5) 3 Ch. Swifts 1 Towhee (5) 1 Wood Thrush (5) √ [[superscript over √]]1[[/superscript]] Cooper's being harassed by 4-5 Barn Swallows √ [[superscript over √]]2[[/superscript]] Bob-White at scratch feed 3:35 P.M. [[end of page]] [[start page]] [[centre]]Rachel due today!!! :)[[/centre]] [[centre]]Mary & John " " !!! "[[/centre]] 6-22-80 Sun. 55°-84° Cloudless; calm early; Light breeze in afternoon -- 2 Red-eyed Vireos 20+ Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo 4-6 Crows 3 House Wrens 100+ Grackles 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 1-2 Red-wings 1 Yellow-br. Chat 2 Cowbirds 1 Yellowthroat 20+ Starlings 1 Sc. Tanager 8-10 House Sps. 5 Barn Swallows 3-4 Song " 2 Purple Martins 1 C. Wren 2 Thrashers 3 Goldfinches 1 Catbird 4-5 Chickadees 6-10 Robins 4-5 Titmice 15-20 Cardinals 2 Nuthatches 2-4 Mockers 2-3 Meadowlarks [[end of page]]
[[centre]]1 Grey Fox [[/centre]] 3-4 [[underline]]Red-bellies Y[[/underline]] 4-5 Field Sps. 2 Downys 4-5 Chipping " 1 Pil. Woodpecker 1 Bob-White 1 Green Heron * 1 Red-shoulder 3-5 Peewees 1 Wood Thrush 2 Bluebirds 1 Parula W. 1 Acad. Flycatcher 1 Cr. Flycatcher 3 Ch. Swifts 1 Towhee 4-5 Orchard Orioles 1 TV √ [[underline]]1 Barred Owl[[/underline]] Mary and John arrived about P.M.! Rachel home 7:45 P.M.! Bob-White at scratch. 6-23-80 Mon. 58°-86° Thin, hazy overcast -- all day -- light southerly breezes in afternoon. [[end of page]] [[start page]] Purple Martin house is up at former McLeod home -- 1 ♂ Purple Martin 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20+ Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo (15) 4-6 Crows 3+ House Wrens (25) [[?]]+ Grackles 2 Thrashers 2 Red-wings 2 ♂ 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 2 Cowbirds 1 Parula W. (5) 20+ Starlings 1 Wood Thrush (5) 8-12 House Sps. 1 Yellowthroat (5) 3-4 Song Sps. [[underline]]√ 5-6[[/underline]] Barn Swallows 1 C. Wren 2 Purple Martins 3 Goldfinches 8-12 Robins 4-5 Chickadees 20+ Cardinals 5-7 Titmice 2-4 Mockers 2 Nuthatches 3-4 Red-bellies Y 2-3 Meadowlarks 1-2 Downys 3-4 Field Sps. 2 Bluebirds 3-4 Chipping " 1 Sc. Tanager (5) 1 Bobwhite at scratch 1 Orchard Oriole (5) 1 Red-shoulder Note: McLeod's (former owner) P. Martin box up -- one male circling box -- (John Logan & I) [[end page]]
[[start page]] 6-24-80 Tues. 67°-87° Mary and John Logan left for Asheville, N.C. at 10:20 A.M. [[double underline]]Brief[[/double underline]] shower early A.M. = [[underline]]0.1- inches[[/underline]]. Light overcast -- wind SW, 5-15 mph., all day. Occ. bright, warm sun -- Note: Bob Noble reports [[double underline]]3[/double underline]] singing Whip-poor-Wills each night near Clifton (his home) 2-4 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20+ Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo 4-6 Crows 3-5 House Wrens (25) 1-2 Jays 1 No. Oriole 20+ Grackles 3-6 Orchard Orioles 2 Red-wings 2♂ 3 House Wrens (25) 2 Cowbirds 1 Yellowthroat 20-30 Starlings 1 Yellow-br. Chat 10-15 House Sps. [[end page]] [[start page]] [[centre]]Grey Fox after chimes.[[/centre]] √ [[underline]]7[[/underline]] Barn Swallows [[underline]](5Y)[[/underline]] 3-5 Song Sps. 2 Purple Martins 1 C. Wren 1 Green Heron 4 Goldfinches 3♂ 1♀ 8-10 Robins 4-5 Chickadees 20+ Cardinals 5-7 Titmice 2-4 Mockers [[strikeout]]Nuthatches[[/strikeout]] 1 Pil. Woodpecker 2 Nuthatches 3-4 Red-bellies 2-3 Meadowlarks 1-2 Downys 4-6 Field Sps. 1 Wood Thrush 4-6 Chipping " 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 1 Bobwhite at scratch 1 Sc. Tanager 1 Red-shoulder 3-5 Peewees 1 Acad. Flycatcher 1 Phoebe 1 Cr. Flycatcher 1 Parula W. 1 Prairie W. 2 Thrashers 1-2 Catbirds 2 Ch. Swifts 3 Bluebirds 2 No. Orioles [[strikeout]]Orchard Orioles[[/strikeout]] [[strikeout]]Green Heron[[/strikeout]] √ 1 Flicker √ 1 Blue-gr. Gnatcatcher [[end of page]]
6-25-80 Wed. 66°-85° Overcast; calm early; wind in afternoon SW, 5-15 mph. mostly sunny in afternoon -- [[underline]]very[[/underline]] dry! 2-4 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20+ Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo (5) 4-6 Crows 3 House Wrens (25) 20+ Grackles 1 Pine W. (5) 2 Red-wings 2♂ 1 Prairie W. (5) 2 Cowbirds 1 Parula W. (5) 25-30 Starlings 2 Bluebirds ♂♀ 10-12 House Sps. 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 3-4 Song " 2 Thrashers 1 C. Wren 1-2 No. Orioles 3-4 Goldfinches 8-12 Robins 4-6 Chickadees 20+ Cardinals 4-6 Titmice 2-4 Mockers 2 Nuthatches 1 Pil. Woodpecker 2-3 Meadowlarks [[end of page]] [[start page]] 3-5 Red-bellies 3-4 Field Sps. 2 Downys 3-4 Chipping " 5-7 Barn Swallows 1 Bobwhite 2 Purple Martins 1 Acad. Flycatcher 1 Green Heron 1 Cr. Flycatcher 3-5 Peewees (5) 1 Sc. Tanager (5) 1 Yellow-br. Chat (5) √ 1 Hummingbird 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo (5) * 1 Red-shoulder 1 Phoebe 1 Wood Thrush (5) 1 Killdeer 3-5 Orchard Orioles 6-26-80 Thurs. 63°-81° Cloudy; occ. bright sun, humid, wind NNE, 5-15 mph to mid-aft. √ 1 Bl. & White W. √ [[superscript over √]]1[[/superscript]] (5) 20+ Doves 2 Red-eyed Vireos 5-6 Crows [[end of page]]
1 White-eyed Vireo 20+ Grackles 3 House Wrens (25) 2 Red-wings 2♂ 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 2 Cowbirds 1 Yellowthroat 1-2 Jays 1 hummingbird ♀ 20+ Starlings 8-12 Robins 8-12 House Sps. 15-20 Cardinals 3-5 Song " 2-4 Mockers 1 C. Wren 3-5 Red-bellies 4 Goldfinches 2 Downys 3-5 Chickadees 4 Bluebirds [[superscript]]2 at box[[/superscript]] 2 others 4-6 Titmice 3-5 Peewees 2 Nuthatches 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo 2-3 Meadowlarks 4-6 Barn Swallows 3-4 Field Sps. 2 Purple Martins 3-4 Chipping " 3-5+ Orchard Orioles 1 Bobwhite 1 No. Oriole * 1 Red-shoulder 1 Green Heron 1 Cr. Flycatcher 1 Sc. Tanager 1 Prairie W. 1 Parula W. 1 Pil. Woodpecker 2-3 Ch. Swifts 1 Acad. Flycatcher [[end of page]] √ [[superscript over √]]1[[/superscript]] Black & White Warbler singing in yard for an hour or so. 6-27-80 Fri. 60°-94° Sue due today!! Arrived on Trailways Bus 7:15 P.M. -- home 7:35 Hazy -- hot, humid -- wind SW, 5-15 mph to mid-afternoon 2 Red-eyed Vireos 20+ Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo 4-6 Crows 3 House Wrens (25) 20+ Grackles 2 Indigo Buntings (25) √ 3 Red-wings Y 1 Prairie W. 2 Cowbirds 1 Parula W. 30-50 Starlings 1 Yellowthroat 8-10 House Sps. 3-5 Peewees 3-4 Song " 2 Bluebirds 1 C. Wren [[end of page]]
[[page start]] 6-7 Barn Swallows 4 Goldfinches 2 Purple Martins 4-6 Chickadees 1 Sc. Tanager 5-7 Titmice 8-10 Robins 2 Nuthatches 20+ Cardinals 2-3 Meadowlarks 2-4 Mockers 4-6 Field Sps. 3-5 Red-bellies 4-6 Chipping " 2 Downys 1 Bobwhite 2-3 Bluebirds 1 Red-shoulder 2 Ch. Swifts 1 Green Heron 1 Orchard Oriole 1 Acad. Flycatcher 1 Yellow-b. Chat 1 Cr. " 6-28-80 Sat. 63°-93° High haze; wind SSW, 5-20 mph. -- humid; [[page end]] [[underline--red]]Full Moon![[/underline]] √ 1 Kingfisher 20+ Doves 2 Red-eyed Vireos ^[[(25)]] 4-5 Crows 1 White-eyed Vireo ^[[√^[[1]]]] 20 Grackles 3 House Wrens (25) 2 Red-wings 6-7 Barn Swallows 2 Cowbirds 1 Purple Martin 20+ Starlings 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 10-12 House Sps. 1 Yellow-br. Chat 3-5 Song " 1 Sc. Tanager 1 C. Wren 1 Orchard Oriole 4 Goldfinches 1 Yellowthroat 3-5 Chickadees 3-5 Peewees 4-6 Titmice 8-12 Robins 2 Nuthatches 20+ Cardinals 2-3 Meadowlarks 2-4 Mockers 4-6 Field Sps. 1 Pil. Woodpecker 4-6 Chipping " 1 Flicker (3X) 1 Bobwhite 3-5 Red-bellies 1 Green Heron 2 Downys [[circled-red]]*[[/circled]]1 Red-shoulder 1 Acad. Flycatcher 1 Cr. Flycatcher 2 Bluebirds 2 TVS [[page end]]
[[page start]] 1 Prairie W. 1 Thrashers √ 1 Hummingbird [[superscript]]√[[/superscript]][[superscript over √]]2[[/superscript]] [[superscript]]♂[[/superscript]] 1 No. Oriole 1 Pine W. (5) in yard 1 Wood Thrush √ 1 Bl.-gr. Gnatcatcher √ [[superscript over √]]1[[/superscript]] Plus one White-eyed Vireo and one Red-eyed Vireo singing in Clifton. √ [[superscript over √]]2[[/superscript]] First ♂ Hummingbird of year, at Red Bergamot 2X- and doing courtship flights. 6-29-80 Sun. 73°-94° High, thin haze early; then bright sun- hot,[[strikeout]]hum[[/strikeout]] humid - occ. breezes in afternoon - of heavy overcast - heavy storms in area - [[underline]]rain = 0.3"[[/underline]] 2 Red-eyed Vireos 20-30 Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo 4-5 Crows √ [[superscript over √]]1[[/superscript]] 3 House Wrens (25) 20+ Grackles [[page end]] [[page start]] [[center]]Cicada singing -- [[/center]] 1 Sc. Tanager 2 Red-wings (2♂ 1 Parula W. 2-3 Cowbirds 1-2 Thrashers [[strikeout]]20-30[/strikeout]]50+ Starlings 1 Wood Thrush 10-12 House Sps. 2 Indigo Buntings(25) 3-5 Song " 3-5 Peewees 1 C. Wren 5-7 Barn Swallows 4 Goldfinches 2 Purple Martins 4-6 Chickadees 8-12 Robins 4-6 Titmice 20+ Cardinals 2 Nuthatches 2-4 Mockers 2-3 Meadowlarks 1 Pil. Woodpecker 3-5 Field Sps. 1 Flicker 3-5 Chipping " 3-5 Red-bellies 1 Bobwhite 2 Downys[[cirled-red]]*[[circled]] 1 Red-shoulder 1 Acad. Flycatcher 1 Cr.Flycatcher 1 Yellow-thr.Vireo √1 Bl.-gr. Gnatcatcher 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo 1 Green Heron 1 Orchard Oriole 1 Hummingbird 1 Yellow-br. Chat 2 Ch. Swifts 1 Thrasher √1 Kingbird 1 Prairie W. √4 No. Orioles [[page end]]
6-30-80 Mon. 70°-80° Partly cloudy; wind N, 10-25 mph. -- mostly clear much of mid-aft. -- lower humidity -- wonderful day! 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20-30 Doves (5) 1 White-eyed Vireo (5) 4-5 Crows 3 House Wrens (25) 50-60 Grackles 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 2 Red-wings (5) 2♂ 1 Sc. Tanager (5) 2 Cowbirds (5) 1 No. Oriole 100+ Starlings 1 Orchard Oriole (5) 10-15 House Sps. 3-5 Peewees (5) 3-4 Song " (5) √ [[underline]]14[[/underline]] Barn Swallows on wires here 2 C. Wrens in yard (5) 2 Purple Martins (5) 4 Goldfinches (5) 1 Yellow-br. Chat (5) 4-6 Chickadees (5) 8-12 Robins (5) 5-7 Titmice (5) 20+ Cardinals (5) 2 Nuthatches 2-4 Mockers (5) 2-3 Meadowlarks (5) [[end of page]] [[centre]]2 lg. Fawns by apple tree[[centre]] [[centre]]1 Woodchuck[[/centre]] 3-5 Red-bellies 3-5 Field Sps. (5) 2 Downys 3-5 Chipping " (5) 1 Acad. Flycatcher (5) 1 Bobwhite (5) 1 Bl.gr. Gnatcatcher 1 Phoebe in yard (5) √ [[underline]]6[[/underline]] Bluebirds (4.Y in nest) * 1 Red-shoulder 1 Catbird (5) 1 Killdeer 1-2 Ch. Swifts 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo 1 Green Heron 1 Wood Thrush 7-1-80 Tues. 62°-81° Sue left 8:25 A.M. [[image]]:([[/image]] Scattered clouds early -- cloudless by 9:00 A.M.; wind SW, 5-10 mph., mid-morn to mid-aft. -- then calm. Fine day! 2 Red-eyed Vireos 20-30 Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo 5-6 Crows 3 House Wrens (25) [[strikeout]]Jays[[/strikeout]] 2 Indigo Buntings (25) Grackles [[end of page]]
[[centre]]Grey Fox[[/centre]] 3-5 Peewees Red-wings 1 Sc. Tanager [[strikeout]]2-3[[/strikeout]]5 Cowbirds 1 No. Oriole Starlings 1 Prairie W. 10-15 House Sps. 10-12 Barn Swallows 3-5 Song " 1-2 Purple Martins 1-2 C. Wrens 8-12 Robins 4 Goldfinches 20+ Cardinals 4-6 Chickadees 2-4 Mockers 5-6 Titmice 1 Pil. Woodpecker in yard 2 Nuthatches 4-5 Red-bellies 2-3 Meadowlarks 2 Downys 3-5 Field Sps. 1-2 Thrashers 3-5 Chipping " 1 Catbird 1 Bobwhite 1 Acad. Flycatcher 1 Red-shoulder 1 Wood Thrush 1 Cr. Flycatcher [[strikeout]]Catbird[[/strikeout]] 1 TV 1 Bl.-gr. Gnatchatcher [[underline]]2 Hu[[/underline]]mmingbirds 2X √ [[superscript over √]]1[[/superscript]] ♂♀ 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo 1 Yellow-thr. Vireo 1 Ch. Swift √ [[superscript over √]]1[[/superscript]] ♂ Hummin in courtship flight over ♀ 3X [[end of page]] 7-2-80 Wed. 66°-92° Almost cloudless; light breeze, SW, 5-10 mph. -- cloudless in afternoon -- 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20+ Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo 4-5 Crows Y 1 Yellow-thr. Vireo 50-60 Grackles 3 House Wrens (25) 4-5 Red-wings 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 2 Cowbirds 1 Yellow-br. Chat 100+ Starlings 1 Yellowthroat 10-15 House Sps. 1 Sc. Tanager 3-5 Song " 1 Bl.-gr. Gnatcatcher 2 C. Wrens 2 Thrashers 4 Goldfinches 1 Catbird (5) 4-5 Chickadees 8-12 Robins 5-6 Titmice 20+ Cardinals 2 Nuthatches [[end of page]]
2-4 Mockers 2-3 Meadowlarks 1 Pil. Woodpecker 3-5 Field Sps. 4-5 Red-bellies 3-5 Chipping " 2 Downys 1-2 Bobwhites 1 Acad. Flycatcher 1 Green Heron 1 Cr. Flycatcher 3-5 Peewees 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo 12-14 Barn Swallows 2 Bluebirds +4N 2 Purple Martins 1 Orchard Oriole * 1 Red-shoulder 2 Hummingbirds ♂♀ 1 Ch. Swift 1 Wood Thrush (5) √ 1 Gr. Blue Heron 7-3-80 Thurs. 70°-80° Thunder began 6:15 A.M. -- rain 6:35-7:10 A.M. (0.6") Tremendous thunder storm -- second wave at 8:00 A.M. -- then good rain 2:00-3:40 P.M. [[underline]]-- total = 1.0" of rain[[/underline]]!! Wind 20-35 mph (in gusts) in first storm. [[end of page]] [[start of page] 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20-30 Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo 4-5 Crows Y 3 House Wrens (25) 50+ Grackles 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 2 Red-wings 2 Bluebirds 2 Cowbirds 1 Acad. Flycatcher 100+ Starlings 1 Sc. Tanager 10-12 House Sps. 1 Bl. gr. Gnatcatcher 3-5 Song " 10-12 Robins 1 C. Wren 20+ Cardinals 4 Goldfinches 2-4 Mockers 4-5 Chickadees 1 Pil. Woodpecker 5-6 Titmice 4-5 Red-bellies 2 Nuthatches 2 Downys 2-3 Meadowlarks 10-12 Barn Swallows 4-5 Field Sps. 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo 4-5 Chipping " * 1 Red-shoulder 1 Bobwhite 1 Towhee (5) √ 1 Kingbird in yard 2 Thrashers 1 Green Heron 1 Cr. Flycatcher 3-5 Peewees 2 Hummingbirds ♂♀ 1 Wood Thrush [[end of page]]
1 Yellow-thr. Vireo 1 Ch. Swift [[underline]]√ 1 Hairy Woodpecker[[/underline]] 2 Purple Martins 7-4-80 Fri. 70°-86° Scattered, high clouds; [[strikeout]]wind[[/strikeout]] breeze 2-10 mph -- SW;[[underlined]]partially[[/underline] cloudy in afternoon - 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20-30 Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo 5-6 Crows (Y) 3 House Wrens (25) Grackles 2 Indigo Buntings (25) Red-wings 1 Sc. Tanager 2-3 Cowbirds 1 Prairie W. Starlings 2-4 Bluebirds √1 10-15 House Sps. [[end of page]] [[start of page]] 8-10 Barn Swallows 3-5 Song Sps. 2 Purple Martins 2 C. Wrens 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo 4 Goldfinches 1 Blue-gr. Gnatcatcher 4-6 Chickadees 8-12 Robins 4-6 Titmice 20+ Cardinals 2 Nuthatches 2-4 Mockers 2-3 Meadowlarks [[double u/l]]2[[/double u/l]] Pil. Woodpeckers 3-5 Field Sps. 3-5 Red-bellies 3-5 Chipping " 2 Downys 1 Bobwhite 3-5 Peewees [[strikeout]]Red shoulder[[/strikeout]] 2 Hummingbirds 1 Towhee 1 Yellow-br. Chat 1 Green Heron 1 Orchard Oriole 4 No. Orioles [[image: red star within red circle]] 1 Red-shoulder 2 TVs 1 Acad. Flycatcher 1 Thrasher [[strikeout]]1 Towhee[[/strikeout]] √ 1 Yellow-thr. Vireo 1-2 Ch. Swifts √1 Young Bluebirds at nest-box hole several times. [[end of page]]
7-5-80 Sat. 69°-89° Overcast early -- then sunny and hot; thunder to west beg. 2:55 P.M. -- wind-driven downpour 3:30-3:50 P.M. -- winds ^NW 20-40 mph in gusts; [[underline]]rain = 0.5"[[/underline]]. Then clear (few clouds) -- breeze NW, 5-15 mph * [[u/l]]1 Summer Tanager ♂[[/u/l]](5) 20-30 Doves 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 4-5 Crows + Y√2 1 White-eyed Vireo (5) 100+ Grackles 3 House Wrens (25) 2 Red-wings 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 2-3 Cowbirds 1 Yellow-br. Chat (5) 100+ Starlings 1 Yellowthroat (5) 10-15 House Sps. 6-10 Barn Swallows 3-5 Song " 2-3 Purple Martins 1 C. Wren 2 Bluebirds 4 Goldfinches 2 Hummingbirds ♂♀ 4-5 Chickadees 8-12 Robins (Y) 4-6 Titmice 20+ Cardinals 2 Nuthatches 2-4 Mockers 2-3 Meadowlarks [[end page]] [[start page]] 1 Pil. Woodpecker 3-6 Field Sps. 3-5 Red-bellies 3-6 Chipping " 2 Downys 1 Bobwhite 1 Acad. Flycatcher 1 Towhee (5) 1 Cr. Flycatcher 2 Thrashers 2 Ch. Swifts * 1 Red-shoulder 1 Blue-gr. Gnatcatcher 3-5 Peewees (5) 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo (5) 1 Kingbird 1 yellow-thr. Vireo (5) 1 Prairie W. (5) 1 Green Heron [[strikeout]]Ch. Swifts[/strikeout]] 1 Catbird (5) * [[u/l]]1 Cooper's[/underline]] 1 Wood Thrush Hawk √1 Summer Tanager (♂) singing atop Rachel's tire tree for 10-15 min. -- then flew to woods. √2 Young Crows out of nest today.
7-6-80 Sun. 72°-82° Cloudless; wind NNE, [[underline]]10-25[[/underline]] mph., then N; humidity low -- glorious day! 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20+ Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo (5) 5-6 Crows (Y) 3 House Wrens (25) Grackles 1 Towhee (5) 2-3 Red-wings 1 Catbird (5) 2-3 Cowbirds 2 Indigo Buntings (25) Starlings 1 Yellowthroat (5) 10-15 House Sps. 8-10 Barn Swallows 3-5 Song " (5) 2 Purple Martins 1 C. Wren (5) 1 Yellow-thr. Vireo (5) 4 Goldfinches (5) 8-10 Robins (5) 4-6 Chickadees 20+ Cardinals (5) 4-6 Titmice 2-4 Mockers (5) 2 Nuthatches 3-5 Red-bellies 2-3 Meadowlarks (5) [[end of page]] [[start of page]] 2 Downys 3-5 Field Sps. 2 Bluebirds ♂♀ √1 √1 3-5 Chipping " 2 Hummingbirds ♂♀ 1 Bobwhite 1 Acad. Flycatcher 1-2 Red-shoulders 1 Cr. Flycatcher 1 Green Heron 1 Blue-gr. Gnatcatcher 1 Prairie W. (5) 3-5 No. Orioles 2 TVs 1 Orchard Oriole 2 Ch. Swift 1 Wood Thrush √ 1 Hairy √1 Bluebirds apparently left nest today -- nest empty -- but saw no young -- 7-7-80 Mon. 51°-82° Cloudless all day, except for a few wispy clouds around horizon in ^mid-afternoon -- wind 5-10 mph, SW much of day -- [[end of page]]
2 Red-eyed Vireos 20+ Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo 5-6 Crows Y 1 Yellow-thr. " Grackles 3 House Wrens (25) 3-4 Red-wings [[strikeout]]2-3[[/strikeout]] 5-6 Bluebirds √1 2-3 Cowbirds 3-4 No. Orioles Starlings 2 Indigo Buntings 10-15 House Sps. 3-5 Peewees 3-5 Song " 1 Yellowthroat 1 C. Wren 1 Yellow-br. Chat 4 Goldfinches 6-10 Robins 4-6 Chickadees 20+ Cardinals 4-6 Titmice 2-4 Mockers 2 Nuthatches 1 Pil. Woodpecker in yard 2-3 Meadowlarks 3-5 Red-bellies 3-5 Field Sps. 2 Downys 3-5 Chipping " 10+ [[strikeout]]?[[strikeout]] Barn Swallows 1 Bobwhite | 2 Purple Martins 1 Green Heron 1 Sc. Tanager 1 Acad. Flycatcher 1 Blue-gr. Gnatchatcher 1 Cr. Flycatcher 2 Hummingbirds [strikeout]]Bluebirds[[/strikeout]] [[end page]] [[start page]] * 1 Red-shoulder 1 TV 1 Towhee 1 Wood Thrush * 1 Sharp-Shin 2-3 Thrashers √1 at 8:25 P.M., 4 fledgling Bluebirds & the adult male flew to wire near house -- sat for 5 min. [[circle around 47 sp.]] 7-8-80 Tues. 67°-72° Heavy overcast; thunder began 7:10 A.M. -- first lightning seen at 7:25 -- rain began 7:35 ended about 5:00 P.M. -- [[underline]]total = 1.4"[[/underline]] -- continued thunder from 7:10 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Wind N-NE-S-SW, 10-40 mph [[end of page]]
2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20-30 Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo (5) 6-8 Crows (Y) 1 Yellow-thr. " (5) 100+ Grackles √ [[u/l]]2[[/u/l]] Kingbirds 2 Red-wings 1 Killdeer 2-3 Cowbirds 3 House Wrens (25) 150+ Starlings 1 Prairie W. (5) 10-15 House Sps. 1 Yellow-br. Chat (5) 3-5 Song " 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 1 C. Wren 4-6 Peewees (5) 4 Goldfinches 1 Yellowthroat (5) 4-6 Chickadees 8-12 Robins (5) 4-6 Titmice 20+ Cardinals (5) 2 Nuthatches 2-4 Mockers (5) 2-3 Meadowlarks 3-5 Red-bellies 4-6 Field Sps. 2-3 Downys 4-6 Chipping " 1 Towhee (5) 1 Bobwhite 2 Thrashers 1 Green Heron 3-5 Bluebirds 1 Catbird 10-12 Barn Swallows 2 Purple Martins 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo 1 Wood Thrush [[end of page]] [[start of page]] 1 Bl.-gr. Gnatcatcher 2 Hummingbirds √ [[u/l]] 1 Louis Water-thrush[[/u/l]] √1 1 Sc. Tanager 1 Hairy Woodpecker √1 Louis Water-thrush, giving usual sharp "chips", lit on drive near bench, hopped over under Pfitzer -- then flew away. 7-9-80 Wed. 60°-85° Few scattered, hazy clouds; cloudless by 8:30 A.M. Heavy overcast in late afternoon -- very light breeze 2 Red-eyed Vireos 20-30 Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo 5-8 Crows (Y) 2 Kingbirds Grackles 1 Wood Thrush [[strikeout]]2-3[[/strikeout]] Red-wings [[end of page]]
3 House Wrens (25) 2-3 Cowbirds 1 Sc. Tanager Starlings 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 10-15 House Sps. 5-7 Peewees 4-6 Song " 1 Towhee (5) 2 C. Wrens 2 Thrashers 4 Goldfinches 4-6 Bluebirds 5-6 Chickadees 11-12 [[strikeout]]6-8[[/strikeout]] Barn Swallows 5-6 Titmice 2 Purple Martins 2 Nuthatches 8-12 Robins 2-3 Meadowlarks 20+ Cardinals 4-6 Field Sps. 2-4 Mockers 4-6 Chipping " 1 Pil. Woodpecker 1 Bobwhite 3-5 Red-bellies 1 Green Heron 2 Downys 1 Bl.-gr. Gnatcatcher 2 Hummingbirds 1 Yellow-br. Chat (5) 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo * 2 Red-shoulders * 1 Red-tail (ad.) 1 Yellowthroat √ [[u/l]]1 C. Waxwing[[/u/l]] 1 Killdeer [[end of page]] [[start of page]] 7-10-80 Thurs. 68°-85° Overcast early, then partly cloudy, hot, humid; light, variable breezes 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20-30 Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo (5) 5-7 Crows 1 Yellow-thr. Vireo (5) 300+ Grackles 3 House Wrens (25) N √1 20+ Red-wings 1 Yellowthroat (5) 2-3 Cowbirds 1 Yellow-br. Chat (5) 3-400 Starlings 2 Indigo Buntings (5) [[superscript over 5]]2[[/superscript]] 10-15 House Sps. 4-5 Peewees 3-5 Song " 3-4 (?) Bluebirds 1 C. Wren 10-12 Barn Swallows 4 Goldfinches 2 Purple Martins 4-6 Chickadees 8-10 Robins 4-6 Titmice 20+ Cardinals 2 Nuthatches [[end of page]]
[[top margin]][[centre]]First "June Bug"[[/centre]][[/top margin]] 2-4 Mockers 2-3 Meadowlarks 3-4 Red-bellies 4-6 Field Sps. 2 Downys 4-6 Chipping " 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo 1 Bobwhite 1 Acad. Flycatcher √ [[u/l]]2[[/u/l]] 2 Green Herons 1 Cr. Flycatcher * 1 Red-shoulder 1 Towhee (5) 2 Thrashers 1 Bl.-gr. Gnatcatcher 2 Hummingbirds 1 Flicker 1 Catbird 1 Killdeer 1 Sc. Tanager √1 Nestling House Wrens calling - first time! 7-11-80 Fri. 66°-88° High, thin, hazy clouds; hot, humid; light variable breezes [[end page]] [[start page]] 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20-30 Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo 6-8 Crows 1 Yellow-thr. Vireo Grackles 3 House Wrens (25) +N Red-wings 2 Indigo Buntings (25) Cowbirds 1 Yellowthroat (5) Starlings 1 Yellow-br. Chat (5) 10-15 House Sps. 3-5 Bluebirds 3-5 Song Sps. 3-5 Peewees 1-2 C. Wrens 1 Phoebe 4 Goldfinches 3♂ 1♀ 10-15 Barn Swallows 4-6 Chickadees 4-5 Purple Martins 4-6 Titmice 8-12 Robins 2 Nuthatches (5) 20+ Cardinals 2-3 Meadowlarks 2-4 Mockers 4-6 Field Sps. 3-5 Red-bellies 4-6 Chipping "[[Sps.]] 2 Downys 1 Bobwhite 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo 1 Red-shoulder 1 Acad. Flycatcher 1 Cr. Flycatcher 1 Sc. Tanager 2 Thrashers 2 Hummingbirds 1 Catbird [[end page]]
1 Towhee (5) 1 Green Heron 1 Wood Thrush 2-3 Ch. Swifts 1 Bl.-gr. Gnatcatcher 7-12-80 Sat. 68°-89° High haze early; then cloudless to 1:30 P.M. Thunder to East 2:02 P.M., then very loud in W at 2:55 P.M. & sudden hard rain 3:00-3:05 [[strikeout]]3:3:05[[/strikeout]]P.M. = 0.1" Thunder & lt. rain 5:10 PM -- (contd) 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20-30 Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo 5-7 Crows 3 House Wrens +N (25) 3-400 [[strikeout]]Jay[[/strikeout]] Grackles 1 Wood Thrush 2-3 Red-wings 3-6 Peewees 2-3 Cowbirds 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 200+ Starlings 1 Towhee (5) 10-15 House Sps. 2 Thrashers 3-5 Song " [[Sps.]] 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo 1-2 C. Wrens [[end page]] [[start page]] 1 Bl-gr. Gnatcatcher 4 Goldfinches 2 Bluebirds 5-7 Chickadees 1 Yellow-thr. Vireo 5-7 Titmice 8-12 Robins 2 Nuthatches 20+ Cardinals 2-3 Meadowlarks 2-4 Mockers 4-6 Field Sps. 1 Pil. Woodpecker 4-6 Chipping " [[Sps.]] 3-5 Red-bellies 1 Bobwhite 2 Downys 1 Green Heron 1 Acad. Flycatcher 1 Cr. Flycatcher [[red ink]]13-15 [[/red ink]][[strikeout]]7-8[[/strikeout]] [[underline]]Barn Swallows[[/underline]] [[red ink]] 8-10 [[red ink/]][[strikeout]]2-4[[/strikeout]] [[double underline red ink]]Purple Martins [[/double underline red ink]] 2 Hummingbirds [[red ink, circled]]* [[/red ink,circled]] 1 Red-shoulder 1 Flicker (5) 1-2 Kingbirds * Weather - contd. - sudden, [[underline]]brief, violent[[/underline]] storm about 5:20 P.M. - winds to perhaps 50 mph - large limbs torn from Tulip Poplars all over yard - rain = 0.5" Total rain = [[double underline red ink]]0.6"[[/double underline red ink]]
7-13-80 Sun. 65°-84° Cloudless; occ. light breeze 5-15 mph at best. Fine day -- few very small clouds after 7:00 P.M. 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20+ Doves [[double u/l]]2 [[/double u/l]] White-eyed Vireos (5) 5-7 Crows 1 Yellow-thr. Vireo (5) 3-400 Grackles 3 House Wrens +N (25) 2-3 Red-wings 4-6 [[strikeout]]2 [[/strikeout]] Bluebirds ♂♀+Y 2-3 Cowbirds 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 200+ Starlings 1 Yellowthroat 10-15 House Sps. 1 Yellow-br. Chat 3-5 Song Sps. 10 Barn Swallows 1 C. Wren 3-4 Purple Martins 4 Goldfinches 3-5 Peewees 5-6 Chickadees 1 Phoebe 5-6 Titmice 2 Thrashers 2 Nuthatches 1 Catbird (5) 2-3 Meadowlarks [[end of page]] [[start page]] 8-12 Robins 4-5 Field Sps. 20+ Cardinals 4-5 Chipping " 2-4 Mockers 1 Bobwhite 1 Pil. Woodpecker √ [[underline]] 2 Green Herons [[underline]] 3-4 Red-bellies *1 Red-shoulder 2-4 Downys 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo 1 Acad. Flycatcher 1 Cr. Flycatcher 1 Blue-gr. Gnatcatcher 1 Towhee 2 Hummingbirds 2-3 Ch. Swifts 7-14-80 Mon. 54°-87° Few high cirrus clouds; calm in A.M. -- cloudless most of day -- wind SW, 5-10 mph in afternoon 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20-30 Doves (5) 1 White-eyed Vireo (5) 5-7 Crows (+Y) 5 House Wrens +N (25) 2-300 Grackles 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 2-3 Red-wings
[[start page]] 1 Acad. Flycatcher in yard (5) 1-3 Cowbirds 1 Wood Thrush (5) 200+ Starlings 1 Towhee in yard (5) 10-15 House Sps. 1 Catbird in yard (5) 4-5 Song " 2 Thrashers " 1 C. Wren (5) 2 Bluebirds (5) 4 Goldfinches (5) 3-5 Peewees 4-6 Chickadees (5) 6-10 Barn Swallows 4-6 Titmice (5) 2-4 Purple Martins (5) 2 Nuthatches 8-10 Robins (5) 2-3 Meadowlarks (5) 20+ Cardinals (5) 3-5 Field Sps. (5) 2-4 Mockers 3-5 Chipping " (5) 1 Pil. Woodpecker 2 Bobwhites (25) 3-5 Red-bellies 1 Green Heron 2 Downys 2 Ch. Swifts 1 Flicker (5) 1 Cr. Flycatcher * 2 Red-shoulders 1 Hummingbird ♀ at Bay Ridge Stables, 10:10 11:50 P.M -- Barn Swallows. [[end of page]] [[start page]] P. Martins, Grackles, Red-wings, Starlings, House Sps., Field Sps., Chipping Sps., Towhee, Kingbird, Robins, Mockers, Song Sp., [[underline]]Cooper's Hawk[[/underline]]; Chickadee, Titmice 7-15-80 Tues. 67°-91° Cloudless; wind SW, 5-15 mph -- Scattered clouds 3:00 P.M. on -- 2 Red-eyed Vireos 20-30 Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo 5-6 Crows Y 1 Yellow-thr. Vireo Grackles 3 House Wrens +N (25) Red-wings 2 Indigo Buntings (25) [[strikeout]]Cowbirds[[/strikeout]] 1 Towhee (5) in yard 2-3 Cowbirds [[end of page]]
[[start page]] 1 Catbird (5) Starlings 2 Thrashers 10-15 House Sps. 8-10 Barn Swallows 4-5 Song Sps. 3-4 Purple Martins 1 C. Wren 8-10 Robins 4 Goldfinches 20+ Cardinals Y 4-6 Chickadees [[underline]]2-4 Mockers [[/underline]] Y √ [[superscript over √]]1[[/superscript]] 5-7 Titmice 2-3 Red-bellies 2 Nuthatches 2 Downys 2-3 Meadowlarks 4-6 Bluebirds 4-6 Field Sps. 1 Cr. Flycatcher 4-6 Chipping " * 2 Red-shoulders 2 Bobwhites 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo 1 Green Heron 1 Wood Thrush 1 Acad. Flycatcher 1 Bl.-gr. Gnatcatcher 7-16-80 Wed. 72°-99° Cloudless much of day -- high haze -- scattered clouds in afternoon -- light SW breezes in afternoon -- [[end of page]] [[start page]] 2 Red-eyed Vireos 20-30 Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo 5-8 Crows +Y 1 Yellow-thr. Vireo Grackles 3 House Wrens +N (25) Red-wings 1 Yellowthroat . 3-4 Cowbirds 2 Indigo Buntings (25) Starlings 8-10 Barn Swallows 10-15 House Sps. 3-4 Purple Martins 3-5 Song " 1 Towhee (5) 1 C. Wren 2 Br. Thrashers 4 Goldfinches 8-10 Robins 4-6 Chickadees 20+ Cardinals 5-7 Titmice 4 Mockers 2 Nuthatches 2-3 Red-bellies 2-3 Meadowlarks 2 Downys 5-6 Field Sps. 1 Wood Thrush 5-6 Chipping " 1 Bl.-gr. Gnatcatcher [[triple underline]][[strikethrough]]1[[/strikethrough]]2[[\triple underline]] Bobwhites 1 Acad. Flycatcher * 1 Red-shoulder 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo 4-6 Bluebirds 2 Hummingbirds [[end of page]]
7-17-80 Thurs. 74°-98° High haze; humid; barely perceptible breeze in morning; "[[underline]]severe[[/underline]] thunder-st. watch", 2:00 P.M. on -- thunder to W, 3:00 P.M. -- rain began about 3:50 P.M. -- wind NE, 10-20 mph; occ. shifting to S; [[red ink]][[double underline]]Trace[[/double underline]][[/red ink]] 2 Red-eyed Vireos (5)[[superscript over 5]]2[[/superscript]] 20-30 Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo (5) 5-7 Crows (Y) 1 Yellow-thr. Vireo (5) in yard 100+ Grackles 3 House Wrens +N (25) 3-4 Red-wings 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 2-3 Cowbirds 1 Yellowthroat (5) 200+ Starlings [[u/l]]2[[/u/l]]2 Catbirds (15) 10-15 House Sps. 2 Thrashers 4-6 Song " (5) 6-10 Barn Swallows 1 C. Wren (5) 2-4 Purple Martins 4 Goldfinches 1 Wood Thrush (5) 4-6 Chickadees (5) 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo (5) 4-6 Titmice (5) 1 Towhee (5) 1-2 Nuthatches 8-12 Robins 2-3 Meadowlarks (5) [[end of page]] [[start of page]] [[top margin]]Temp. at National Airport = 103°-- broke 1879 record by 1°. Hottest day in 37 years. 15-25 Cardinals 4-6 Field Sps. 4-6 Mockers (Y) 4-6 Chipping " 3-5 Red-bellies 1 Bobwhite 2 Downys * 1 Red-shoulder 1 Green Heron 1 Acad. Flycatcher 1 Bl.gr Gnatcatcher 4-6 Bluebirds 2 Hummingbirds 7-18-80 Fri. 66°-89° Light, hazy clouds early -- then mostly cloudless; occ. light variable breezes -- * 1 Whip-poor-will 5:00 AM 20-30 Doves 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 5-7 Crows (Y) 1 White-eyed Vireo (5) Grackles 1 Yellow-thr. Vireo (5) 2-3 Red-wings 3 House Wrens +N (25) 2-3 Cowbirds 2 Indigo Buntings (25) Starlings [[end of page]]
1 Towhee (5) 10-12 House Sps. 2 Thrashers (5) 4-6 Song " 1 Yellowthroat 1 C. Wren 6-8 Barn Swallows 4 Goldfinches 2-4 Purple Martins 4-6 Chickadees 6-10 Robins 4-6 Titmice 20+ Cardinals 2 Nuthatches 4-6 Mockers [[(2Y)?]] [[strikeout]]4[[/strikeout]]2-3 Meadowlarks 3-5 Red-bellies 4-6 Field Sps. 2-3 Downys 4-6 Chipping " 1 Acad. Flycatcher 2 Bobwhites (25) 3-6 Bluebirds [[circled]]*[[/circled]] 1 Red-shoulder 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo (5) 1 Green Heron 1 Bl.-gr. Gnatcatcher √ [[underline]]1 Black-b. Cuckoo (5) [[/underline]] 2 Hummingbirds 1 Woodthrush 1 Flicker 2 TVs 4:30 PM 3-5 Peewees √ [[superscript over √]]1[[/superscript]] Black-b. Cuckoo singing in yard 2X, at length. [[end of page]] [[start page]] 7-19-80 Sat. 68°-93° Cloudless, but hazy; calm early; occ. clouds in afternoon, and occ. breeze, SW, 5-10 mph. Hot, humid! 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20-30 Doves (5) 1 White-eyed Vireo (5) 5-7 Crows (Y) 1 Yellow-thr. Vireo (5) Grackles 3 House Wrens +N (25) Red-wings 6-10 Barn Swallows Cowbirds 4-5 Purple Martins Starlings " [[triple underline]]2-3[[/triple underline]]2-3 Catbirds [[underline]](25)[[/underline]] 10-15 House Sps. 2 Thrashers 4-6 Song " (5) 1 Yellow-b. Cuckoo (5) 1 C. Wren (5) 2 Indigo Buntings (25) 4 Goldfinches (5) 1 Blue-gr. Gnatcatcher 4-6 Chickadees (5) 1 Acad. Flycatcher 4-6 Titmice (5) 8-10 Robins 2 Nuthatches (15) 20+ Cardinals (5) 2-3 Meadowlarks (5) 3-4 Mockers (5) 4-6 Field Sps. [[end of page]]
[[start page]] 1 Pil. Woodpecker 4-6 Chipping Sps. 3-5 Red-bellies 1 Bobwhite 2-4 Downys * 1 Red-shoulder 4-5 Peewees 1 Yellowthroat [[underline]]√ 1 Bl.-b. Cuckoo (5)[[/underline]] 1 Phoebe √ 1 Kingsbird (in yard) 7-20-80 Sun. 72°-90° Cloudless, but hazy; very hot & humid; [[underline]]occ.[[/underline]] SW wind 5-10 mph.; heavy thunder began in W at 6:10 P.M. 2 Red-eyed Vireos (25) 20-30 Doves 1 White-eyed Vireo (5) 5-7 Crows Y 1 yellow-thr. Viro (5) Grackles 3 House Wrens +N (25) Red-wings 2 Indigo Buntings (25) Cowbirds 1 Yellowthroat (5) Starlings 2 Catbirds (25) 10-15 House Sps. [[end of page]] [[start page]] 2 Thrashers 3-6 Song Sps. 3-5 Peewees (5) 1 C. Wren 8-10 Barn Swallows 4 Goldfinches 4-6 Chickadees 4-5 Purple Martins 4-6 Titmice 1 Acad. Flycatcher 2 Nuthatches 6 Bluebirds 2-3 Meadowlarks 6-8 Robins 3-5 Field Sps. 20+ Cardinals 3-5 Chipping " 4-6 Mockers 1 Bobwhite 3-5 Red-bellies * 1 Red-shoulder 2-3 Downys 2 Hummingbirds 1 Flicker 1 Green Heron 2-3 Ch. Swifts 1 Wood Thrush √ 1 Pine W. (5) in yard [[end of page]]
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