Voice of New Jersey Audubon - 7/24/1991
This is the Voice of New Jersey Audubon, for Wednesday, July 24, 1991, at 2 PM, with reports of BROWN PELICAN, BLACK TERN, BALD EAGLE, and local reports of interest. Six BROWN PELICANS have been seen from boats in the vicinity of Ambrose Light, at times they may be visible from Sandy Hook also. Others have been seen at Barnegat Inlet and Cape May. On Saturday, July 20, there was an imm. BALD EAGLE at Manasquan Reservoir in Monmouth County. A BLACK TERN was seen from Avon, also Monmouth County, also July 20. At Brigantine NWR on July 20 there were WESTERN SANDPIPER, CASPIAN TERN, GULL-BILLED TERN, LEAST BITTERN at the Gull Pond, and light numbers of YELLOWLEGS, DOWITCHER, and other species. Only LEAST SANDPIPER was present in numbers. Brigantine Refuge will be closed July 29 possibly for 2 weeks for repairs. At Kuser Bog, High Point State Park, an adult JUNCO with a juvenile was seen several times this week near marker #9 on the Kuser Trail. At Princeton a YELLOW-CROWNED NIGHT HERON has been present at the Mountain Lakes preserve on Mountain Ave., off US Rt. 206. At Pedricktown, 8 LITTLE BLUE HERONS were at the Spoil Ponds this week. 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.

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