Bird Roll Call: May 1, 2018

  • American crow1
  • American goldfinch1
  • American robin1
  • Baltimore oriole1
  • Black-capped chickadee (very active)1
  • Blue jay1
  • Brown-headed cowbird1
  • Brown thrasher1
  • Canada goose1,2
  • Carolina wren (heard)1
  • Common grackle1
  • Downy woodpecker1
  • European starling1
  • House finch1
  • House sparrow1
  • Mourning dove1
  • Northern bobwhite, possible (at Ace Hardware in Corinth)1
  • Northern cardinal1
  • Northern flicker1
  • Northern mockingbird (at Suburban Lawn and Garden)2
  • Pine siskin1
  • Red-bellied woodpecker1
  • Red-winged blackbird (one immature male at home)1,2
  • Ruby-crowned kinglet1
  • Swainson’s thrush1
  • Turkey vulture1
  • White-breasted nuthatch1
  • White-throated sparrow (the little egg-like one I love so)1

Locations — in my backyard and while driving across town.


1. Seen at home
2. Seen while driving