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Pictorial Highlights, 2014

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Late Fall 2014 Northern Flicker, Yellow (Eastern) and Western Palm Warblers, House Wren, Winter Wren and Marsh Wren, Savannah Sparrow, Eastern Towhee, Northern Saw-whet Owl, White-crowned Sparrow (Gambel’s and Eastern races), Chestnut-sided Warbler, Black-throated Green Warbler and Mallard. Highlights also include male and female comparisons for Purple Finch and Dark-eyed Junco and examples of the effect on plumage of carotenoids in avian diet.
Early Fall 2014 Olive-sided Flycatcher, Sora, Wilson's Warbler, American Goldfinch (HY male and HY female), Bay-breasted Warbler, Blackpoll Warbler, Ruby-throated Hummingbird, Blue-winged Warbler, Lawrence's Warblers (male and female), Hooded Warblers (HY male, AHY male, HY female), Yellow-throated Vireo, Sharp-shinned Hawk, Solitary Sandpiper, Yellow Warbler, Chimney Swift, American Woodcock, Grasshopper Sparrow, Pileated Woodpecker, Orange-crowned Warbler, Tennessee Warbler, Blue Jay
Summer 2014 Pictorial highlights for the summer include Belted Kingfisher, Eastern Towhee, Ovenbird, Yellow Warbler, Baltimore Oriole, Eastern Kingbird, Black-billed Cuckoo, and Gray Catbird.
Spring 2014 Male and female comparisons of Red-winged Blackbirds, Tree Swallows, Blue-gray Gnatcatchers and Yellow-bellied Sapsuckers; Other Highlights include Northern Flicker, Least Flycatcher, Great-crested Flycatcher, Savannah Sparrow, Lincoln's Sparrow, White-crowned Sparrow, Black-billed Cuckoo, Yellow-billed Cuckoo, Baltimore Oriole, Orchard Oriole and Yellow-breasted Chat. Warbler Highlights: Myrtle (Yellow-rumped Warbler), Yellow Warbler, Worm-eating Warbler, Black-and-white Warbler, Chestnut-sided Warbler (male and female), Blackburnian Warbler, Blue-winged Warbler, Golden-winged Warbler, Black-throated-green Warbler, Mourning Warbler, Bay-breasted Warbler, Blackpoll Warbler; also featured-- a female Black-capped Chickadee with a brood patch and a "local" Louisiana Waterthrush.
Winter 2014 Purple Finches (male and female comparison), House Finch, Northern Cardinal, Golden-crowned Kinglet, White-breasted Nuthatch, White-throated Sparrow,  American Tree Sparrow, Field Sparrow, Red-winged Blackbird, Red-bellied Woodpecker, Tufted Titmouse, Mallards on Plover Pond.

 
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