Voice of New Jersey Audubon - 7/11/2000
This is the Voice of NJ Audubon for Tue July 11 with reports of AVOCET, WILSON'S STORM-PETREL, BROWN PELICAN, WHIMBREL, SURF SCOTER, GULL-BILLED TERN and seasonal and local reports.

An AVOCET was at Brig July 10.

BROWN PELICANS were reported this week at Cape May 2nd Ave; at 8th Street jetty in Avalon; at Mantoloking; at Barnegat Light, and at the Rte. 35 bridge in Brielle.

WILSON'S STORM-PETRELS were seen this week from the Cape May ferry on both the Cape May and Lewes sides. An adult male SURF SCOTER was seen at the Cape May ferry terminal July 5.

GULL-BILLED TERNS were seen at South Cape May Meadows July 5.

Two WHIMBREL were seen at Island Beach from the Spizzle Creek blind; also a male harrier.

GRASSHOPPER SPARROW is at the Mercer Corporate Park on 526 outside of Allentown.

The famous white mulberry tree at Assunpink near the dam had all the usual suspects July 8: BLUE GROSBEAK, ORCHARD ORIOLE, CEDAR WAXWINGS in numbers, and an unexpected SUMMER TANAGER.

The Voice of NJ Audubon is a weekly report on birding in New Jersey. To report, please call 908-766-5787 or fax 908-766-7775. Good birding and thanks for calling, surfing and reporting.

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