2007 Index


Rusty Blackbird in Toronto on 24 December 2007. Three photos and comments by Peter Burke and Alvaro Jaramillo.


Barred Owl in my Toronto garden, 19 December 2007.  It returned on 31 December 2007


Redpoll Challenge: "Hornemann's" Hoary Redpoll and "Greater" Common Redpoll 3 pages of redpoll ID including post on Ontbirds and ID-Frontiers


Common Redpolls at my feeder in Toronto, 15 to 17 December 2007


Lapland Longspur 1, in Durham Region, photo 2  in northeast Toronto on 8 December 2007. Birds are feeding on spilled corn.


Pine Grosbeak 1, 2, 3 eating crab apples in Richmond Hill, 8 December 2007


Snow Buntings and Lapland Longspur 1, photo 2 in Durham Region, 7 December 2007


Common Redpoll 1, photo 2, Snow Buntings, Durham Region, Horned Lark, in northeast Toronto, 6 December 2007


Lapland Longspur, Rusty Blackbird, northeast Toronto, feeding on spilled corn, 5 December 2007



Yellow-breasted Chat 1, photo 2, photo 3, at Ashbridges Bay, Toronto, 23 November 2007



Ross's Goose at Reesor Pond in Markham on 22 October 2007.


Cackling Goose in Markham on 19 October 2007.


American Pipit in Markham on 18 October 2007.


Juvenile Hudsonian Godwit1, photo 2, photo 3, Darlington Ponds, 15 October 2007.


Northern Wheatear near Rondeau, 14 October 2007



Juvenile Stilt Sandpiper at mouth of Rouge River, Toronto, 16 September 2007



Olive-sided Flycatcher 1 and photo 2 in first basic plumage at top of dead hemlock in my garden, Toronto, 27 August 2007


Juvenile Sora in Lois's garden with pond and native vegetation in East York, Toronto, 19 August 2007


Gray morph juvenile Baird's Sandpiper photo 1 and photo 2 Nonquon Sewage Lagoons, Durham Region, 18 August 2007


Juvenile Short-billed Dowitcher, Waverly Beach, Fort Erie, on 11 August 2007



Mingan Archipelago In Quebec, Red Knot and shorebird surveys, 18 July to 6 August 2007



Carden Alvar Page 2 - Ontario's Grassland and Shrubland Bird Capital, 8 and 9 June 2007



Three Whimbrels at Darlington Provincial Park east of Toronto on 28 May 2007


Female Least Bittern at Colonel Sam Smith Park, Toronto, on 25 May 2007


Common Loons on Lake Ontario at Colonel Sam Smith Park, Toronto, on 25 May 2007


Whimbrel migration in Toronto on Lake Ontario on 23 May 2007


Olive-sided Flycatcher 1 and photo 2 on dead hemlock in my garden, Toronto, on 23 May 2007


Variation in Short-billed Dowitchers at Hillman Shorebird Cell, May 2007


Point Pelee area shorebirds including Hillman Shorebird Cell and Wheatley Harbour, May 2007


Carden Alvar - Ontario's Grassland and Shrubland Bird Capital, May 2007


Chuck-will's-widow at Point Pelee National Park, Ontario, 13 and 14 May 2007


Scarlet Tanager, Rose-breasted Grosbeak, Point Pelee National Park, Ontario, 5 May 2007



Yellow-throated Warbler of the nominate subspecies dominica at Stoney Creek on 27 April 2007


Spring Migrants at Stoney Creek on 27 April 2017: Hermit Thrush, Eastern Towhee, Swamp Sparrow


Swamp Sparrow on OFO Tiny Marsh trip and Greater Yellowlegs in alternate plumage at McKinnon Road near Minesing on 22 April 2007


Spruce Grouse and Gray Jay on OFO Algonquin Park trip on 21 April 2007


Wilson's Snipe on Wylie Road on the Carden Alvar on 20 April 2007


Red-necked Grebes and Kumlien's Iceland Gull at Bluffers Park in Toronto on 18 April 2007


Sharp-tailed Grouse on the lek at Gore Bay Airport on Manitoulin Island, 14 and 15 April 2007


Fox Sparrows 1 and 2  double-scratch around the compost pile in my garden on 11 April 2007


Bluffers Park at Scarborough Bluffs in east Toronto with Red-necked and Horned Grebes, and Kumlien's Iceland Gulls. 9 April.


Brown Thrasher 1 and 2 in snow at Beamer Conservation Area, Grimsby, on 8 April 2007.


Western Grebe photo 1 and photo 2 at Bronte in Oakville, west of Toronto, on 6 April 2007. Found by Mark Jennings on 5 April.



Western Grebe 1 and 2, and Long-eared Owls on Leslie Spit (Tommy Thompson Park), Toronto, 11 March 2007


Panama's El Valle de Anton, 26-29 March 2007


Costa Rica and Panama with Quest Nature Tours, 12 to 26 March 2007.


Laughing Gull at Cobourg Harbour on 6 March 2007


Dark morph juvenile Red-tailed Hawk in Ajax, Durham Region on 4 March 2007


Glaucous Gulls and Lesser Black-backed Gull, Pickering, 4 March 2007


Humber Bay East in Toronto on 3 March 2007



Algonquin Park on 23 February and Red Crossbills on Highway 35 near Dorset on 24 February 2007


Iceland Gulls in Toronto, 19 and 20 February 2007


Coyotes, Horned Larks, Bald Eagle and Snow Bunting on 17 and 28 February 2007


Southwest Florida, 31 January to 8 February 2007



Common Murre at St. John's Newfoundland on 15 January 2007


Tufted Duck at St. John's Newfoundland on 15 January 2007


Newfoundland 12 to 17 January 2007