An apparent day-long overhead movement of Snow Geese occurred through Morris and Somerset Counties today. Here are the morning and afternoon numbers gleaned from eBird:
- 140 – Scherman Hoffman Sanctuary, Bernardsville, 8:00 a.m.
- 510 – Loantaka Brook Reservation 9:35 a.m. – Flyovers in three groups: 150, 300, 60. Very high. Flying SE. (Leslie Webster)
- 233 – Warren Twp., 4:00 p.m. – single southbound flock (Jeff Ellerbusch).
- 340 – Great Swamp NWR, 4:10 p.m. – three flyover groups seen from the overlook (Simon Lane).
8 Sandhill Cranes continue daily in the corn stubble of Randolph Road, Franklin Township.
Chuck Hantis photographed the following Horned Lark in the parking area of the Melanie Lane Wetlands.