Birding Brooklyn

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.

Prairie Warbler


Male Prairie Warbler in flowering Crab Apple Tree
Male Prairie Warbler
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The picture of this pretty male Prairie Warbler was photographed in the Green-wood Cemetery in Brooklyn New York during spring migration. i Prairie Warblers forage actively on tree branches in search of insects.
To hear the song of the Prairie Warbler, click on the arrow below.

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.