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

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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

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Tail

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

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This report was written from notes taken:Written from Memory