I went to see the sunrise at Technoparc today. It was cool and cloudy.


_DSC3371 Technoparc

Joel Coutu organized a Save the Wetlands event today. There were close to 100 birders who showed up. There is hope for the future.

_DSC3391 Joel

We divided up smaller groups and our little group explored the nooks and crannies of Chemin Saint Francois. We heard finches and grey catbirds. We saw a Northern Flicker on a dead tree in the distance.

_DSC3397 Northern Flicker

We spotted a few European Starlings on a pole.

_DSC3405 European Starlings

At a pond of the beaten path, there were some Ducks, American Robins, a pair of Eastern Phoebes, and a Sharp Shinned Hawk.

_DSC3417 Sharp Shinned Hawk

Near the airport we spotted some sparrows. One was a House Sparrow and the other was a Savannah Sparrow.

_DSC3425 Savannah Sparrow

At the small pond there were Green Winged teals

_DSC3448 Green Winged Teal


_DSC3444 Green Winged Teal

and Mallards

_DSC3453 Mallard

At the Small pond a Ruby-throated Hummingbird landed on a branch next to us.

_DSC3472 Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Along Marie Curie, we heard American Redstarts, Philidelphia Vireo, Red-eyed Vireos, Warbling Vireo, Red-shouldered hawk. We spotted a Magnolia Warbler and a Warbling Vireo

_DSC3473 Warbling Vireo

I got a shot of a Pileated Woodpecker flying away.

_DSC3479 Pileated Woodpecker

That all for today’s walk.

Est numquam etiam nuper committitur Birding.