The Swainson's thrush
that spent the winter in northern Argentina, and which rested in the shrubbery near your mailbox after a long night of flying, is now nesting in Newfoundland.
Services include meditation, prayer, chanting and the world premiere of "Song of the Thrush," based on the actual melody of the Swainson's thrush
A Swainson's thrush
, usually found in Canada and Alaska, is thought to have been swept off course by recent Atlantic storms.
In addition, a single Amblyomma nodosum larva was removed from an after-hatch year Swainson's thrush
on May 17, 2005, and a single A.
We found that local bird species most frequently infested by ticks include the low-foraging grouse, turkey, chickadee, house wren, gray catbird, brown thrasher, robin, wood thrush, hermit thrush, Swainson's thrush
, veery, yellow warbler, ovenbird, northern waterthrush, Connecticut warbler, mourning warbler, common yellowthroat, goldfinch, rufous-sided towhee, field sparrow, white-throated sparrow, swamp sparrow and song sparrow.
We recorded a few migrant species that were somewhat unusual because of their relatively late seasonal occurrence (House Wren, Swainson's Thrush
, Black-throated Green Warbler, Rose-breasted Grosbeak).
Summary: In the woods the other day - redwoods and coastal oaks - I stopped to listen to a Swainson's thrush
, a bird more often heard than seen.
Both studies involved a secretive relative of the American Robin called Swainson's Thrush
In addition, Swainson's Thrush
and White-throated Sparrow were abundant in Bohm Woods.
caught in Enchanter's nightshade.
A scarlet tanager, white-throated sparrow, little blue heron, Swainson's thrush
and both Philadelphia and redeyed vireos were scattered down Ireland's west coast.
Atlas workers also have reported some 30 "species of special concern" including least bittern, sedge wren, black tern, Swainson's thrush
, dickcissel, yellow-bellied flycatcher, bald eagle, peregrine falcon, osprey and black-crowned night heron.