Documentation of Blue-winged Warbler

Observer Information

Reporter:  Paula Hansley  545 West Fir Way,   LOUISVILLE, CO  80027
Other Observers:  0

Species, Date, Time and Location Information

Species:  Blue-winged Warbler
First Date/Time:  7/7/2013 9:05:00 AM
Last Date/Time:  7/7/2013 9:07:00 AM
Duration (total time in view):  2 minutes
County:  Park
Specific Location:  Boreas Pass Road (FR 404)
Number:  1
Age:  Adult
Sex:  Male
Plumage:  Breeding


Scrubby, open, edge of Como

Viewing Conditions

Optics:  Swift 8.5 x 44
Distance:  30 ft.
Light:  Excellent

Description of the Bird

The bird was singing the whole time.  I am very familiar with this song, having grown up in Ohio where this species breeds.

Similar Species Discussion

Other similar warblers with a buzzy song.  These were easily eliminated.

Resources Used

Sibley on my I-Phone.

Previous Experience

I grew up in SW Ohio where this species breeds.  It bred on our property.


Notes made DURING observation

Materials Available

No files uploaded.

Date Documentation Submitted

11/27/2013 12:41:00 PM

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