Tag Archives: Birding Brooklyn

Male House Finch on Branch

House Sparrow Male on Branch

The picture of this handsome Male House Finch on a branch was photographed at Green-wood Cemetery in Brooklyn, New York. You can find House Finches by looking around settled habitats, such as city parks, urban centers, residential backyards, farms, and forest edges.

Click on arrow above to hear the song on the House Finch

Scarlet Tanager Male

Male Scarlet Tanager in the Grass
Male Scarlet Tanager in Grass
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Scarlet Tanagers are medium-sized songbirds with fairly stocky proportions. They have thick, rounded bills suitable both for catching insects and eating fruit. The picture of this pretty male Scarlet Tanager was photographed at Green-wood Cemetery in Brooklyn, New York.

To hear the song of the Scarlet Tanager click on the arrow above.

White-eyed Vireo Spring

White-eyed Vireo in Crab Apple Tree photographed in Green-wood Cemetery.
White-eyed Vireo
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The picture of this beautiful White-eyed Vireo perched on the blossoming Crab Apple Tree was photographed at the Green-wood Cemetery in Brooklyn New York during Spring Migration.
Click on the area below to hear the song of the White-eyed Vireo.

Palm Warbler Breeding

Palm Warbler breeding plumage photographed at Green-wood Cemetery in Brooklyn.
Palm Warbler Breeding
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The picture of this pretty Palm Warbler in breeding plumage was taken at Green-wood Cemetery in Brooklyn New York at the beginning of Spring Migration in early April.
Click on the arrow below to hear the song of the Palm Warbler.

Hermit Thrush Closeup

Hermit Thrush Closeup

Hermit Thrush Closeup

The picture of this Hermit Thrush Closeup was photographed at Green-wood Cemetery in Brooklyn. A more hardy bird than the other brown-backed thrushes, the Hermit Thrush migrates north earlier in spring and lingers later in fall than the others.
To hear the beautiful song of the Hermit Thrush, click on the arrow below.

Northern Rough-winged Swallow

Northern Rough-winged Swallow

Northern Rough-winged Swallow

Northern Rough-winged Swallow

The picture of this Northern Rough-winged Swallow was photographed at Green-wood Cemetery in Brooklyn, New York. This Northern Rough-winged Swallow was photographed with the Canon 5D Mark IV and the Canon 100-400 II lens
To hear the song of the Northern Rough-winged Swallow, click on the arrow below.

Winter Wren

Winter Wren

Winter Wren

Winter Wren

The picture of this Winter Wren was photographed at Green-wood Cemetery in Brooklyn, New York. This Winter Wren was photographed with the Canon 5D Mark IV and the Canon 100-400 II lens. Per unit weight, the Winter Wren delivers its song with 10 times more power than a crowing rooster.
To hear the beautiful song of the Winter Wren, click on the arrow below.

Eastern Wood Peewee

Eastern Wood Peewee

Eastern Wood Peewee

Eastern Wood Peewee

The picture of this Eastern Wood Peewee was photographed at Green-wood Cemetery in Brooklyn, New York. This Eastern Wood Peewee was photographed with the Canon 5D Mark IV and the Canon 100-400 II lens. The Eastern Wood-Pewee and Western Wood-Pewee have different calls but are nearly impossible to tell apart by eye.
To hear the song of the Eastern Wood Peewee, click on the arrow below.

Blackpoll Warbler Fall

Blackpoll Warbler Fall

Blackpoll Warbler Fall

Blackpoll Warbler Fall

The picture of this Blackpoll Warbler Fall was photographed at the Green-wood Cemetery in Brooklyn New York during fall migration. This Blackpoll Warbler Fall was photographed with the Canon 5D Mark IV and the Canon 100-400 II lens.
To hear the song of the Blackpoll Warbler, click on the arrow below.

Prairie Warbler Fall

Prairie Warbler Fall

Prairie Warbler Fall

Prairie Warbler Fall

The picture of this Prairie Warbler Fall was photographed at Green-wood Cemetery in Brooklyn, New York. This Prairie Warbler Fall was photographed with the Canon 5D Mark IV and the Canon 100-400 II lens
To hear the song of the Prairie Warbler, click on the arrow below.

Northern Parula Warbler Fall

Northern Parula Warbler

Northern Parula Warbler

Northern Parula Warbler Fall

The picture of this Northern Parula Warbler Fall was photographed at Green-wood Cemetery in Brooklyn, New York. This Northern Parula Warbler was photographed with the Canon 5D Mark IV and the Canon 100-400 II lens. It is always fun to experience fall migration in the New York City area.
To hear the song of the Northern Parula Warbler, click on the arrow below.

Swainson’s Thrush on Branch

Swainson's Thrush

Swainson’s Thrush

Swainson’s Thrush on Branch

The picture of this Swainson’s Thrush on Branch was photographed at Green-wood Cemetery in Brooklyn, New York. This Swainson’s Thrush was photographed with the Canon 5D Mark IV and the Canon 100-400 II lens
To hear the song of the Swainson’s Thrush on Branch, click on the arrow below.

Eastern Kingbird with Flowers

Eastern Kingbird

Eastern Kingbird

Eastern Kingbird with Flowers

The picture of this Eastern Kingbird with Flowers was photographed at the Green-wood Cemetery in Brooklyn, New York during spring migration. This Eastern Kingbird was photographed with the Canon 5D Mark IV and the Canon 100-400 II lens
To hear the song of the Eastern Kingbird, click on the arrow below.