Documentation of Palm Warbler

Observer Information

Reporter:  Steven Mlodinow  530 Peregrine Circle,   Longmont, CO  80504-8806
Other Observers:  none;

Species, Date, Time and Location Information

Species:  Palm Warbler
First Date/Time:  5/9/2011
Last Date/Time: 
Duration (total time in view):  1-2 minutes
County:  Larimer
Specific Location:  Lake Estes
Number:  1
Age:  Unknown
Sex:  Unknown
Plumage:  Other/Unknown

Description of the Bird

Medium sized warbler with rusty cap, brownish streaking on chest, yellow vent coming up onto lower belly. Pale supercilium and dark transocular line. Wagged tail most of time.
Behaviors: see above; fed on ground
Call: not heard
Plumage: alternate

Similar Species Discussion

No other warbler with rusty cap, yellow vent, face pattern as described. Thin warbler like bill eliminates sparrows as well

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Additional Information

Comments: Western Palm Warbler
Time: morning
Other Dates:
Nearest Town: Estes Park
Independent Observers:

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Date Documentation Submitted

9/18/2011 4:25:00 PM