[Ontbirds]Algonquin Park CBC

Ron Tozer rtozer at vianet.on.ca
Thu Dec 30 23:36:35 EST 2004

Fifty-eight observers conducted the 31st annual Algonquin Provincial Park
CBC on Thursday, December 30. Conditions for observing birds were near
ideal, with mild temperatures and virtually no wind. However, deep snow
meant that snowshoes were required on this almost entirely off-road count.

As expected, the results were "average", with preliminary data showing a
total of 28 species (average is 28) and 4,674 individuals (average is

Unusual Species:
Great Gray Owl (1, Sproule Lake portage)
American Robin (1, near Visitor Centre feeder)
Bohemian Waxwing (1, at Visitor Centre; NEW FOR COUNT)

Pine Grosbeak (83)
Red Crossbill (1)
White-winged Crossbill (1,293)
Common Redpoll (304)
Evening Grosbeak (2)

Ron Tozer

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