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  • 12/30/15 - Kent County DE, Kent County MD - Vermilion Flycatcher (2), Snow Goose (2), Great Blue Heron, Horned Lark, American Pipit, American Kestrel
  • 12/27/15 Berks County, Pennsylvania - Pacific-slope Flycatcher (5) (acceptance subject to review)
  • 12/20/15 Kent County, Delaware - Barn Owls (2), Barred Owl, Great Blue Heron
  • 12/14/15 Kent and New Castle Counties, Delaware - Bald Eagle (10), Northern Mockingbird, Snow Geese, Northern Harrier, Little Blue Herons
  • 12/7/15 Delaware - Boat-tailed Grackle (2), Ruddy Turnstones, Great Cormorant, Brown-headed Nuthatch, Ruby-crowned Kinglet, Red-tailed Hawk
  • 11/28-12/1/15 Niagara Falls Area - Bonaparte's Gulls (6), Leucistic Bonaparte's Gull (3), Iceland Gull (2), Glaucous Gull, Lesser Black-backed Gull, Red Phalarope (2), Long-billed Dowitcher, Buffleheads (3) Tundra Swans (2), Trumpeter Swans (2), Ducks on the water including Redheads (3), Red-breasted Merganser, Surf Scoter, Greater Scaup, Common Goldeneyes (2), Long-tailed Ducks (5), Double-crested Cormorant, Peregrine Falcon, Red-bellied Woodpecker, White-breasted Nuthatch, Tufted Titmouse, Blue Jay .........Coyote
  • 11/23/15 Bombay Hook NWR, DE - Snow Geese (3), Northern Shoveler, Cedar Waxwing, Northern Harrier
  • 11/23/15 Bombay Hook NWR, DE - Luecistic Red-tailed Hawk (13)
  • 11/17/15 Cape May Point, NJ, Tullytown, PA - Fox Sparrow (3), Palm Warbler, Red-tailed Hawk (2), Red-shouldered Hawk (2), Brown Booby (hunkered down on the dock)
  • 11/14/15 Cape May Point, NJ - Franklin's Gull (6), Western Kingbird (2), Bald Eagle, Northern Cardinal
  • 11/9/15 Cox Hall WMA, Cape May Point State Park, Brigantine NWR, NJ - White-throated Sparrow, Eastern Towhee (4), Red-bellied Woodpecker, Mute Swans, Brants, Double-crested Cormorant, Hudsonian Godwit
  • 11/3/15 Cape May Point State Park, Cape May, NJ - Eurasian Wigeon, American Wigeon, Northern Pintail, Gadwall, Cooper's Hawk, Black Swan (presumed escapee)
  • 10/28/15 Central Delaware - Field Sparrow, Song Sparrow, Bald Eagle, Peregrine Falcon
  • 10/27/15 Great Bay Boulevard, Ocean County, New Jersey - Semipalmated Plover (2), Common Grackle, Great Egret, Sharp-shinned Hawk, Saltmarsh Sparrow (3)
  • 10/23-25/10 Cape May Fall Festival, Cape May NJ - Yellow-rumped Warbler, Belted Kingfisher (2), Eastern Phoebe (2), Red-headed Woodpecker, Northern Mockingbird, Ruby-crowned Kinglet, Golden-crowned Kinglet, American Goldfinch, Vesper Sparrow, Sora, Glossy Ibis (2), Eurasian Wigeon, Ruddy Duck, Black Swan (escapee), Golden Eagle (2), Merlin, American Kestrel, Peregrine Falcon (2), Cooper's Hawk (2), Red-shouldered Hawk (2), Northern Harrier (4)
  • 10/20/15 - Cox Hall Creek WMA, NJ, Cape May Point, NJ - Eastern Phoebe (3), Common Gallinule, Glossy Ibis, Black Swan, Redhead (with Mallard)
  • 10/15/15 John Heinz NWR ("Tinicum", Philadelphia, PA - Anhinga (2), Tree Swallow, Bald Eagle, Blue-winged Teal, American Bittern
  • 10/13/15 - Cape May Point, NJ - Heislerville, WMA, NJ - Bell's Vireo, Dickcissel (4), Black Swan (presumed escapee), Mute Swan, Royal Terns, Marsh Wren (2), Hudsonian Godwit (3)
  • 10/11/15 John Heinz NWR (Tinicum), Philadelphia PA - Sora (2), Common Gallinule, Anhinga (3), Great Egret (3), Caspian Tern (2)
  • 9/29/15 - Cape May Point, New Jersey, Edwin B. Forsythe NWR (Brig), New Jersey - Peregrine Falcon, Snowy Egret, Semipalmated Sandpipers, Parasitic Jaeger (2)
  • 9/18-27/15 Bull Hil Guest Ranch, Northport, WA - Merlin, California Quail (2), American Pipit (2), Black-capped Chickadee, Mountain Bluebird
  • 9/14/15 Edwin B Forsythe NWR (Brig), Bombay Hook NWR, Delaware - Marbled Godwit (3), Bald Eagle, Caspian Tern, Royal Tern, Laughing Gull, Great Egret, Snowy Egret
  • 9/8/15 Edwin B. Forsythe NWR (Brig), John B. Heinz NWR (Tinicum), PA - Buff-breasted Sandpiper (2), Tri-colored Heron, Osprey, American Golden-Plover (2), Lesser Yellowlegs (2), Marsh Wren (2), Upland Sandpiper
  • 8/31/15 Edwin B. Forsythe NWR (Brig), NJ- Buff-breasted Sandpiper, Pectoral Sandpiper, American Golden-Plover, Wild Turkey, Black Skimmer
  • 8/10/25 Baltic Sea Cruise / Iceland - Arctic Tern (3), Barnacle Geese (3), Mute Swans, Graylag Geese (2), Greater Scaup, Common Eider (2), Great Cormorant, Atlantic Puffin, Northern Fulmar, Black-headed Gulls (3), Mew Gulls (4), Lesser Black-backed Gulls (3), Hooded Crows, Eurasian Magpie, Northern Gannets (4), Great Crested Grebes (3), Eurasian Coot, Great Tit
  • 8/8/15 Bombay Hook NWR, Delaware - Tri-colored Heron (2), Least Bittern, Indigo Bunting
  • 8/3/15 TNC Meadows, Cape May, NJ - White Ibis, Glossy Ibis, Greater Yellowlegs, Greater and Lesser Yellowlegs, American Oystercatcher, Stilt Sandpiper with Short-billed Dowitcher
  • 7/28/15 Bombay Hook NWR, Delaware - White Ibis, Laughing Gull, Caspian Tern, Grasshopper Sparrow, Great Horned Owl, Black Vultures (2), Tri-colored Heron
  • 7/20/15 Bombay Hook NWR and surrounding area, Delaware - Bald Eagle (3), Eastern Kingbird, Black Vulture (2), Great Egret, Great Blue Heron, American Goldfinch, Tri-colored Heron (2), White Ibis, Killdeer, Short-billed Dowitcher, Ruff (2)
  • 7/14/15 Northern and Central Delaware - Sora (2), Marsh Wren (2), Caspian Tern, Blue Grosbeak, Great Blue Heron, Black-necked Stilt (3), Northern Bobwhite, Osprey
  • 7/6/15 Ocean City Visitors Center, Brigantine NWR (NJ) - Black-crowned Night-Heron (4), Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (5), White Ibis (3), Laughing Gull (2), Black Skimmer (2), Osprey
  • 6/19-28/15 Bull Hill Guest Ranch, Northport WA - -Yellow-headed Blackbird (4), Common Yellowthroat, Song Sparrow (3), Savannah Sparrow, Cedar Waxwing (2), Eastern Kingbird, Western Wood-Pewee, Sora, Yellow Warbler, Bell's Vireo, Mountain Chickadee, Yellow-rumped Warbler, Lazuli Bunting, Brewer's Blackbird, Say's Phoebe, Cliff Swallow, Black-chinned Hummingbird (4), Rufous Hummingbird (4), Calliope Hummingbird (6), Dead Great Horned Owl
  • 6/16/15 Cape May, NJ - Purple Martin, Gadwall, Black Skimmer, American Oystercatcher, Painted Bunting
  • 6/9/15 Lakehurst, NJ - Common Nighthawk (4), Upland Sandpiper (2), Horned Lark (2)
  • 6/8/15 Pocono Mountains, PA and NJ - Blue-winged Warbler (3), Golden-winged Warbler (3), Pine Warbler, Chestnut-sided Warbler (2), Cerulean Warbler (2), Prairie Warbler, Black-capped Chickadee, Eastern Towhee, Veery, Red-shouldered Hawk
  • 6/1/15 Northern Delaware - Least Bittern, Cattle Egret (2), Marsh Wren (3), Northern Bobwhite, Eastern Kingbird, Seaside Sparrow, Black-necked Stilt, Ruddy Turnstone, Black-bellied Plover
  • 5/28/15 Dixon Meadow Preserve, Flourtown, Montgomery County, PA - Red-necked Phalarope (5)
  • 5/26/15 Kent County Delaware - Red-necked Phalarope (3), Black-necked Stilt
  • 5/14-17/15 Cape May, NJ (MAYgration) - Yellow-billed Cuckoo, American Oystercatcher (2), Wild Turkey, Acadian Flycatcher, Summer Tanager (3), Cedar Waxwing, Worm-eating Warbler, White-faced Ibis (3), Seaside Sparrow, Red Knot (2), Willet, Mississippi Kite, Little Blue Heron, Piping Plover (4), Laughing Gull (4), Fish Crow, Barn Swallow
  • 5/7-13/15 Magee Marsh and Surrounding Areas, Ohio - American White Pelicans, Cooper's Hawk (2), American Golden-Plover, Marbled Godwit, Killdeer, Sandhill Cranes, Black-billed Cuckoo, Eastern Screech-Owl, Common Nighthawk, House Wren, Hermit Thrush, Gray-cheeked Thrush (3) Wood Thrush, Blue-headed Vireo, Philadelphia Vireo, Chestnut-sided Warbler (2), Prothonotary Warbler (2), Magnolia Warbler, Yellow Warbler, Blackburnian Warbler (3), Blackpoll Warbler, American Redstart, Kentucky Warbler, Northern Parula, Palm Warbler, Canada Warbler, Bay-breasted Warbler, Summer Tanager, Scarlet Tanager, Baltimore Oriole (3), Orchard Oriole.
  • 5/4/14 - Forsythe NWR at Brigantine, NJ - Common Yellowthroat, Red-winged Blackbird, Dunlin.........Raccoon
  • 4/27/15 Forsythe NWR at Brigantine, NJ - Snowy Egret, Song Sparrow, Caspian Terns, Greater Yellowlegs
  • 4/21/15 Bombay Hook NWR and surrounding area, DE - Horned Lark, Tree Swallows, Eastern Bluebirds, Black-necked Stilt, Greater Yellowlegs, Bald Eagles (3), Great Egret, Snowy Egret, Forster's Tern, Black Vulture, Savannah Sparrow, Great Horned Owl Chicks (2)
  • 4/18/15 - Bombay Hook NWR, DE - Tree Swallow, Great Egret (2), Great Horned Owl (chick)
  • 4/13/13 Southern New Jersey - Pine Warbler, Black-and-white Warbler, Greater Yellowlegs, Osprey (3), Tree Swallow, Snowy Egret (3), Bald Eagle, Caspian Tern, Eastern Meadowlark
  • 4/10/15 Southern New Jersey - Bonaparte's Gull, Great Horned Owl, Glossy Ibis, Dunlin (2)
  • 3/30/15 Delaware - Great Horned Owl, Fox Sparrow, American Avocets, Dunlin............Fox Kit
  • 3/20-28/15 Southern California (Click Here for the trip website) - Heermann's Gull (2), Western Gull, Glaucous-winged Gull, Yellow-footed Gull, Elegant Tern, Royal Tern, Pacific Loon (2), Brown Pelican, American White Pelican, Clark's Grebe, Western Grebe, Pied-billed Grebe, Double-crested Cormorant, Pelagic Cormorant, Brant's Cormorant, Surf Scoter, Cinnamon Teal, Ridgway's Rail, California Quail, Ganbell's Quail, Mountain Quail, Mourning Dove, Inca Doves, Spotted Dove, Band-tailed Pigeon, Marbled Godwits, Long-billed Curlew, Willet, Sanderlings, American Golden-Plover, Snowy Plover, Pacific Golden-Plover, Long-billed Dowitchers, Black Turnstone, Black-necked Stilt, American Avocet, Yellow-crowned Night-Heron, Cattle Egrets, Snowy Egret, Anna's Hummingbird (2), Costa's Hummingbird (3), Cassin's Auklet, Pigeon Giullemot (2), Black-vented Shearwater (3), Rhinoceros Auklet (2), Burrowing Owl (3), Barn Owl, Great-horned Owl, Island Scrub-Jay, Western Scrub-Jay, Stellar's Jay, Black-hooded Parrot, Lilac-crowned Parrot, Red-crowned Parrots, Red-tailed Hawk, Cooper's Hawk, White-headed Woodpecker, Nuttal's Woodpecker, Acorn Woodpecker, Horned Lark, Mountain Chickadee, Pygmy Nuthatch (2), White-breasted Nuthatch, Cooon Raven, Fox Sparrow, Hermit Thrush, Townsend's Solitaire, Western Bluebird, Black Phoebe, Western Kingbird, Cassin's Kingbirds (2), Rock Wren, California Thrasher, Verdin, Bewick's Wren, Cedar Waxwing, Hutton's Vireo, Bushtit, Wrentit, Orange-crowned Warbler (2), Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon's), Spotted Towhee, California Towhee (2), Bell's Sparrow (2), Black-throated Sparrow, Lark Sparrow, White-crowned Sparrow, Dark-eyed Junco, Scaly-breasted Munia (2), California Gnatcatcher (2), Tricolored Blackbird, Scott's Oriole, Hooded Oriole, Lawrence's Goldfinch, Oak Titmouse, Lesser Goldfinch (2), Cassin's Finches (3)..........California Sea Lions, Santa Cruz Fox (2), Gray Whale (2)
  • 3/17/15 - Delaware - Osprey, Bald Eagle, Lesser Yellowlegs, Brown Creeper
  • 3/10/15 Barnegat Inlet, NJ / Tinicum NWR, PA - Harlequin Ducks (2), Common Loon (2), Red-breasted Mergansers, Long-tailed Ducks, Long-eared Owl
  • 3/9/15 Heinz NWR at Tinicum, PA - Long-eared Owls (6)
  • 3/2/15 Bombay Hook NWR, DE - Horned Lark, Turkey Vultures, Northern Harrier, Snow Geese
  • 2/25/15 Sandy Hook, NJ - Bohemian Waxwing (2), Vesper Sparrow
  • 2/24/15 Sandy Hook, NJ - Merlin, Sharp-shinned Hawk, Bald Eagle, American Robin, Yellow-rumped Warbler, Snow Buntings, Savannah Sparrow "Ipswich", Cedar Waxwing
  • 2/15-20/15 Ontario, Canada - Common Goldeneye (2), Gray Partridge, Snowy Owl (3), Short-eared Owl (2), Downy Woodpecker, Hairy Woodpecker, Pileated Woodpecker, Gyrfalcon, Blue Jay, Gray Jay (2), Black-capped Chickadee, Boreal Chickadee (4), Red-breasted Nuthatch (2), White-breasted Nuthatch (2), Lapland Longspur (2), Snow Bunting (3), American Tree Sparrow (3), Hoary Redpoll (2), Common Redpoll (4)
  • 2/13/15 - Northern New Jersey - Common Loon, Red-necked Grebe
  • 2/12/15 Montgomery County, PA - Bullock's Oriole (6), Northern Cardinal (2)
  • 2/10/15 Lancaster County, PA - Horned Lark
  • 2/3/15 Central New Jersey - Wilson's Snipe, Common Merganser, Hooded Merganser, Catbird, Rough-legged Hawk, Red-breasted Nuthatch, Hermit Thrush
  • 1/31/15 Delaware - Ross's Geese, Long-tailed Duck, Sanderling, Brown-headed Nuthatch (4), Red-shouldered Hawk, Horned Lark
  • 1/29/15 Kent County. Delaware - Eastern Screech Owl, White-crowned Sparrow, Snowy Owl
  • 1/19/15 Cape May, New Jersey - Common Redpoll (2), White-breasted Nuthatch (2), Yellow-breasted Chat, Ruddy Shelduck
  • 1/13/15 Edwin Forsythe NWR at Brigantine - Northern Harrier, Common Goldeneye
  • 1/5/14 Southern Delaware - Northern Gannet (3), Ruddy Turnstone, Sanderling, Dunlin, Mixed Shorebird Flock, Canvasbacks, Ruddy Duck, Brown-headed Nuthatches (2), Snowy Owl, Red-tailed Hawk (3)