Mill Creek Marsh Walk: The Full List

P1090270We had a great turnout for Sunday's guided walk at Mill Creek Marsh. Low tide meant lots of ducks in several concentrated areas — alas, no Eurasian Green-winged Teal.


 Highlights included an Orange-crowned Warbler, Sharp-shinned Hawk, loads of Green-winged Teal, andsome Hoodies and Common Mergs.

Curiosities ranged includeda garter snake trying to catch some rays (posted separately).

Full list follows.

Meadowlands IBA–Mill Creek Marsh, Mar 4, 2012 10 AM – NOON
Protocol: Traveling
1.0 mile(s)Comments:     First Sunday of the Month walk, Bergen County Audubon and NJ Meadowlands Commission
31 species


Canada Goose  X

Gadwall  X

Mallard  X

Northern Shoveler  X

Green-winged Teal  X

Hooded Merganser  X

Common Merganser  X

Turkey Vulture  X

Northern Harrier  X

Sharp-shinned Hawk  X

Red-tailed Hawk  X

Killdeer  X

Ring-billed Gull  X

Herring Gull  X

Great Black-backed Gull  X

Rock Pigeon  X

Mourning Dove  X

Downy Woodpecker  X

American Crow  X

American Robin  X

Northern Mockingbird  X

European Starling  X

Orange-crowned Warbler  1

Fox Sparrow  X

Song Sparrow  X

White-throated Sparrow  X

Northern Cardinal  X

Red-winged Blackbird  X

Common Grackle  X

House Finch  X

House Sparrow  X


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