[Ontbirds] egret,green heron,mockingbird, many dragonflies-Darlington-Aug.7
lockrey33 at rogers.com
Sun Aug 7 16:19:25 EDT 2005
James Kamstra conducted a wonderful outing for 22 keen dragonfly-finders on
this warm Aug. 7 morning at The darlington pond. Some good birds were
seen--Great Egret, N.Mockingbird, Green Heron, Great Blue Heron, Pied-billed
Grebe, Solitary Sandpiper, Lesser and Greater Yellowlegs, Kingfishers,
female Baltimore Oriole.
Among the 20 or more Odonatas were-- Familiar Bluet, Eastern Forktail,
Lance-tipped Darner, Spotted Spreadwing, Common Spreadwing, Calico Pennant,
Common Pondhawk, Widow Skimmer, Blue Dasher, White-faced Meadowhawk and many
12-spotted Saddlebags, Black Saddlebags and Common Green Darner.
Exit 401 at #425--east along the S.Service Rd. to Solina Rd., south toward
the lake to the last parking area.
Doug Lockrey, Whitby
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