This is the voice of NJ Audubon for Wednesday, July 19,
1995, at noon, with reports of RUFF, CURLEW SANDPIPER,
WILSON'S PHALAROPE, LESSER BLACK-BACKED GULL, and local
A BLACK RUFF was at Brigantine NWR in the middle of the
west pool July 16; also at Brig this week, CURLEW SANDPIPER
on July 13, WILSON'S PHALAROPE on July 15, and STILT
SANDPIPER, SHORT-BILLED DOWITCHER, BLACK TERN, and other
In the Hackensack Meadowlands, at the Environmental Center
July 16-17, there were LESSER BLACK-BACKED GULL, STILT
SANDPIPER, SHORT-BILLED DOWITCHER, GREATER YELLOWLEGS, LESSER YELLOWLEGS and
SEMIPALMATED SANDPIPERS; and the young NORTHERN HARRIERS
are fledged at Berry's Creek.
The all-white RED-TAILED HAWK continues to be reported on
Rt. 78 in Hunterdon Co.; the bird has been there for
Migrants reported moving this week were YELLOW WARBLER, N.
ROUGH-WINGED SWALLOW, TREE SWALLOW, E. KINGBIRD and
The Voice of NJ Audubon [(908) 766-2661] is a regular
weekly report on birding in New Jersey. The tape is changed
regularly on Wednesdays, more often when necessary.
[Compiled by R. Kane, NJ Audubon; transcribed for National
Birding Hotline Cooperative by L. Larson, llarson@
pucc.princeton.edu.] To report birds to the tape, call
(908) 766-5787, or fax (908) 766-7775. For updates between
tapes call the NJ Audubon Bird Mailbox, (201) 983-9152.
Good birding, and thank you for calling.