[Ontbirds]Summer Tanager, Amherst Island
greggmary at cogeco.ca
Fri May 25 16:44:27 EDT 2007
Amherst Island this morning, 66 species including an adult male Summer Tanager, Upland Sandpiper, Philadelphia Vireo. Many Warbler species including Blackburnian and Canada Warbler. Lots of shore birds, Dunlin, White Rumped Sandpiper, Wilson's Phalarope etc. See blog for pictures at www.nightofthekingfisher.blogspot.com
Amherst Island is reached by ferry ($8.00!) from Milhaven. All sightings were left off the ferry. Tanager was seen on clothesline at house with beautiful stone wall on the north shore.
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