Tag Archives: Cicada

Cicada Flagging and Chat Upates, July 2, 2013

Cicada Flagging (Click on the photo for a larger image). As in the above picture, you may have noticed the browning, or flagging, of leaves on trees while travelling through Morris, Mendham, Bernards, and Warren Townships or anywhere the Brood … Continue reading

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Cerulean Warblers, Black-billed Cuckoo, etc., June 17, 2013

Two Male Cerulean Warblers were observed today along Waterloo Valley Road in Mt. Olive Township (Mike Wolfe). These are the continuing Ceruleans present since May. The Common Loon at nearby Tilcon Lake, present since May, was photographed by Alan Boyd … Continue reading

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Sunday Field Notes, June 9, 2013

Jim Mulvey captured the above image of one of the pair of Yellow-billed Cuckoos at the overlook on Pleasant Plains Road, Great Swamp NWR on Saturday, June 8, 2013. Birding in Mendham Township took a second seat to the Brood … Continue reading

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Breeding Birds, Cicadas, June 1, 2013

It is breeding bird survey season. Many are already in progress. This morning, I conducted the Breeding Bird Survey (a.k.a. the Forest Bird Monitoring Program) for the National Park Service at Jockey Hollow National Historical Park. The Vermont Center for Ecostudies … Continue reading

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