Report on Saturday, March 28, Byers Woods bird walk from GMAS VP Gary Cowell;

Participants 4
Constant snow flurries throughout walk.

Canada Goose 14
Wood Duck 2
Ring-necked Duck 1
Red-tailed Hawk 1
Killdeer 1 heard
Mourning Dove 4
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1
Downy Woodpecker 2
Northern Flicker 1
Blue Jay 3
American Crow 10
Horned Lark 1 flyover
Carolina Chickadee 1
Tufted Titmouse 1
White-breasted Nuthatch 1
Brown Creeper 2
Eastern Bluebird 2
American Robin 12
European Starling 3
Eastern Towhee 1
American Tree Sparrow 5
Fox Sparrow 1
Song Sparrow 11
White-throated Sparrow 2
Dark-eyed Junco 1
Northern Cardinal 19
Red-winged Blackbird 3
Common Grackle 1
House Finch 3
House Sparrow 1

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GMAS VP Gary Cowell's report from the March 14 bird walk in Wooster:

Oakhill Park--Wooster
Mar 14, 2015 9-11 a.m.
Participants 3
Delayed beginning the walk and stood under the pavilion until the rain ceased at 9:30.

Canada Goose 6
Mallard 4
Red-tailed Hawk 1
Killdeer 6
Ring-billed Gull 14
Mourning Dove 5
Red-bellied Woodpecker 2
Downy Woodpecker 2
Blue Jay 5
American Crow 9
Tufted Titmouse 4
Eastern Bluebird 2
American Robin 12
Northern Mockingbird 4
European Starling 50
American Tree Sparrow 15
Fox Sparrow 1
Song Sparrow 12
White-crowned Sparrow 2
Dark-eyed Junco 15
Northern Cardinal 10
Red-winged Blackbird 50
Eastern Meadowlark 2
Common Grackle 35
Brown-headed Cowbird 2
House Finch 1
House Sparrow 1
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Ashland Times-Gazette photographer Joe Pelletier and reporter Chelsea Shar joined these hearty GMAS folks Saturday morning, Feb. 28, on their bird walk at Byers Woods. (Pelletier took this photo. Shar wrote an article, which ran in the March 2 edition.)

Bird walk tally from GMAS VP Gary Cowell:

Participants 8

Rough-legged Hawk 1 dark morph
Mourning Dove 1
Red-bellied Woodpecker 3
Downy Woodpecker 1
Blue Jay 8
American Crow 3
Horned Lark 1 fly over
Black-capped Chickadee 3
White-breasted Nuthatch 1
Brown Creeper 2
European Starling 9
American Tree Sparrow 1
White-throated Sparrow 1
Dark-eyed Junco 5
Northern Cardinal 6
House Finch 2
House Sparrow 3
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