Tag Archives: Chimney Rock

Dickcissel, Golden Eagle, Vesper Sparrows, Meadowlarks, Oct. 17, 2015

(Click on the photo for a larger image.) A Dickcissel appeared in a yard on the Dover/Rockaway border this past week (Andrea Frary). Surprisingly, this is only the fourth known record of Dickcissel in Morris County. It was found on … Continue reading

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Birding Week in Review, Oldest Herring Gull, Lunar Eclipse – Sep. 27, 2015

(Click on the photo for a larger image.) Palm Warblers, Lincoln Sparrows and White-throated Sparrows are becoming more prevalent and are noticeable because not much else is happening in mocosococoBirdland this season. Warbler flights are thin and not much thicker for … Continue reading

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Migration, Mid-week Bird Notes – Aug. 26, 2015

The next few days bring a push of migrants into the north central region of New Jersey according to the weather forecast. The bird migration radar screenshot above is from early Wednesday morning. As this post is composed late Wednesday … Continue reading

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Saturday Bird Notes – Aug. 22, 2015

The bird migration radar looked promising at 5:45 this morning. One never knows where the birds will put down but migration traps are usually the best bet. A Philadelphia Vireo and twelve warbler species were had at Chimney Rock (Jeff … Continue reading

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A season at an end?, May 26, 2015

An Acadian Flycatcher was a highlight in the Great Swamp NWR yesterday, May 25. Other than that and a flurry of Mourning Warblers at Lord Stirling Park on Saturday, May 24, spring migration has petered out in Morris and Somerset … Continue reading

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Chimney Rock Hawk Watch – Season Stats 2014, Nov. 16, 2014

Season Stats 2014

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Season Finale (66 Raptors) at Chimney Rock, Martinsville, NJ, Nov. 15, 2014

Chimney Rock Martinsville, NJ, USA Daily Raptor Counts : 11/15/2014 Species Day’s Count Month Total Season Total BV 0 0 0 TV 0 0 0 OS 0 0 362 BE 4 26 220 NH 7 46 164 SS 10 205 … Continue reading

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Northern Goshawk (45 Raptors) at Chimney Rock, Martinsville, NJ, Nov. 14, 2014

Chimney Rock Martinsville, NJ, USA Daily Raptor Counts : 11/14/2014 Species Day’s Count Month Total Season Total BV 0 0 0 TV 0 0 0 OS 0 0 362 BE 1 22 216 NH 0 39 157 SS 6 195 … Continue reading

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2 Golden Eagles (43 Raptors) at Chimney Rock, Martinsville, NJ, Nov. 13, 2014

Chimney Rock Martinsville, NJ, USA Daily Raptor Counts : 11/13/2014 Species Day’s Count Month Total Season Total BV 0 0 0 TV 0 0 0 OS 0 0 362 BE 4 21 215 NH 4 39 157 SS 7 189 … Continue reading

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Snow Geese, 13 Raptors at Chimney Rock, Martinsville, NJ, Nov. 12, 2014

Chimney Rock Martinsville, NJ, USA Daily Raptor Counts : 11/12/2014 Species Day’s Count Month Total Season Total BV 0 0 0 TV 0 0 0 OS 0 0 362 BE 2 17 211 NH 0 35 153 SS 5 182 … Continue reading

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