Sorry, no photos. Cold, rain, and wind made it feel colder than a mid-winter walk!
Despite the conditions, 17 people came out for the March 31 walk, lead by Andrew Keaveney. Those hardy participants were rewarded with 32 species of birds and numb fingers. The Snowy Owl that had been regular until a few days earlier couldn’t be found, but we did find a couple of just arrived migrants: an Eastern Phoebe and a Fox Sparrow.
Here’s the full list:
This was definitely the kind of walk that demanded a warm-up at Birds & Beans Café afterwards!