• WildlifeWildlife WatchingVermont Bird Records CommitteeSwainson's Warbler

    Vermont Rare Bird Reports 2019

    Common NameSwainson's Warbler
    Scientific NameLimnothlypis swainsonii
    Type of ReportRare Species
    Date of Observation05/25/2019
    Media
    Number Observed1
    Reporting Observer's NameThomas Berriman
    Mailing Address313 Juniper Lane
    Lyndonville, Vermont 05851
    United States
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    Date Completed07/30/2019
    Latitude of ObservationDMS N44 49' 56.526
    Longitude of ObservationW71 42' 39.125
    Place NameConte National Wildlife refuge
    TownshipBrunswick
    CountyEssex
    Vermont eBird Checklist URLebird.org
    Time of Day10:35 AM
    Length of Time Observed5 minutes (heard only)
    Maximum Estimated Distance from Bird (in feet)70
    Minimum Estimated Distance from Bird (in feet)40
    Noteworthy Weather Conditions

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    Optical Equipment Used for Observation

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    Observer’s Previous Acquaintance With This or Similar Species

    Seen on 2 separate occasions during migration along Texas coast but not relevant

    I certify that that attachments included with this report were captured during this observation event​​.
    Description of Habitat

    Mixed coniferous with dense tamarack and successional hardwood

    Behaviors Observed

    Did not see bird only heard and did not locate before singing stopped

    Description of Vocalizations

    Attached 4 recordings 3 of which are unedited.

    Verbal Narrative & Description of Observation

    N/A

    Relative Size & Shape

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    Head

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    Feet & Bill

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    Upper Back

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    Lower Back & Rump

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    Wings

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    Breast, Belly, Flanks, Under Tail Coverts

    N/A

    Tail

    N/A

    IMPORTANT: What similar species were eliminated when making the identification and how was this bird different?

    N/A

    This report was written from notes taken:Written from Memory