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black·poll

 (blăk′pōl′)
n.
A warbler (Dendroica striata) of North and South America. The male has a black cap.

[black + poll, head.]

blackpoll

(ˈblækˌpəʊl)
n
(Animals) a North American warbler, Dendroica striata, the male of which has a black-and-white head
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.blackpoll - North American warbler having a black-and-white head
New World warbler, wood warbler - small bright-colored American songbird with a weak unmusical song
Dendroica, genus Dendroica - a genus of Parulidae
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North Wales struggles in this regard, blocked by Ireland to the west and it was the latter that saw multiple Red-eyed Vireos, a Scarlet Tanager and a Blackpoll Warbler.
However, Ruby-crowned Kinglets were not observed in 2011 and Blackpoll Warblers were not observed in 2010 and 2012.
In total, 13 bird species--the "Boreal Baker's Dozen"--represent this iconic lowland wetland community type in the Adirondacks and include the gray jay, blackpoll warbler, rusty blackbird and state-endangered spruce grouse.
A paper published in March by William DeLuca shows how scientists were able to follow the 1,500 mile journey of the 13g Blackpoll Warbler from North America and Canada to Puerto Rico and Cuba and then onwards to South America.
We immediately found a little blue heron, an infrequent visitor to the District, and scampering around the park, we also caught sight of solitary and spotted sandpipers, lots of singing blackpoll warblers, and a swamp sparrow.
Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes, Blackpoll Warbler Setophaga striata) were also associated with this habitat type in combination with other habitats.
Temporary (migrating) residents included the hermit thrush, eastern towhee, wood thrush, white-throated sparrow, ovenbird, ruby-crowned kinglet, blackpoll warbler, common yellowthroat, and blue-throated warbler.
Our tiny blackpoll warblers, in some respects our most amazing migrants, will put on enough fat to fuel their nonstop flight from our coast to northern South America.
To demonstrate how AdaSTEM can adapt to different distributional dynamics across a range of extents and scales we estimated the distributions for Barn Swallow (Hirundo rustica), Blackpoll Warbler (Setophaga striata), and Black-throated Blue Warbler (Setophaga caerulescens).
FAA should improve control of birds and wildlife near airports The victims could fill a novice bird-watcher's bucket list: blackpoll warbler, double-crested cormorant, American black duck, short-billed dowitcher, black-crowned night heron, magnolia warbler, budgerigar and green-winged teal.
Almazan-Nunez RC, Rojas-Soto OR, Nova-Munoz O, Navarro-Siguenza AG (2009) Blackpoll warbler (Dendroica striata) and other records of birds from Guerrero, Mexico.