Scientists from Teatown Lake Conservation have identified 39 bird species in recent visits to the Greens to Green Conservancy. Here is their full report on our winter birds:
“Winter bird observations have yielded a species count of 39. The species listed below include those recorded during point count surveys, opportunistic observations (species observed on property or in adjacent property, but not recorded during points counts), birds that flew over, and waterfowl. All identification was made using visual and audio observation. Inventories took place on 12/20/12 and 1/17/13. Additional opportunistic surveys took place on 2/6/13.
American black duck
Great blue heron
Photo Credit: By Manjithkaini (Own work) via Wikimedia Commons