The birds I saw in transit and during my first day back home on the farm:

Seen from Amtrack, Hudson Valley/Erie Canal Corridor, 6/19:

Canada Goose Branta canadensis
Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
Northern (Yellow-shafted) Flicker Colaptes auratus
Mute Swan Cygnus olor
Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
Rock Dove Columba livia
Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
Killdeer Charadrius vociferus

Seen on the farm, just outside Buffalo NY, 6/20
Northern (Baltimore) Oriole Icterus galbula
Yellow Warbler Dendroica petechia
Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
American Goldfinch Carduelis tristic
American Robin Turdus migratorius
Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus
Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
Rose-breasted Grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus
Eastern Kingbird Tyrannus tyrannus
Scarlet Tanager Piranga olivacea
Red-eyed Vireo Vireo olivaceus
Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris

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