Mocosocobirds presents a 2012 Year in Review for Morris and Somerset counties. Included are high counts, arrival dates and other records of interest. Records are compiled from the mocosocobirds reports, personal correspondences and the eBird database. These reviews can be updated as needed since they are Internet publications. If the reader knows of additional records or corrections they are urged to notify mocosocobirds through the Bird Reporter.
Residents of Morris and Somerset Counties will remember 2012 as the Year of Sandy and all of the calamities that resulted from that storm. Nonetheless, birders recorded 231 species in Morris County and 245 in Somerset County as of this date.
The links for the 2011 reports are:
Or go to mocosocobirds.com and use the menu for
Birds of Morris County>Morris Bird List> 2012
and Birds of Somerset County>Somerset Bird List>2012.