Carlyle Lake Birding Report - Clinton, Bond & Fayette County, Illinois - September 18-19 - Canada Goose, Wood Duck, Blue-winged Teal, Mallard, Lesser Scaup, Pied-billed Grebe, Mourning Dove, Yellow-billed Cuckoo, Ruby-throated Hummingbird, Sora, Common Gallinule, American Coot, Killdeer, Semipalmated Plover, Baird's Sandpiper, Least Sandpiper, Pectoral Sandpiper, Lesser Yellowlegs, Parasitic Jaeger, Bonaparte's Gull, Laughing Gull, Ring-billed Gull, Caspian Tern, Forster's Tern, Double-crested Cormorant, American White Pelican, Great Blue Heron, Great Egret, Little Blue Heron, Turkey Vulture, Osprey, Cooper's Hawk, Bald Eagle, Red-shouldered Hawk, Red-tailed Hawk, Barred Owl, Belted Kingfisher, Red-headed Woodpecker, Red-bellied Woodpecker, Downy Woodpecker, Hairy Woodpecker, Northern Flicker, Pileated Woodpecker, American Kestrel, Merlin, Great Crested Flycatcher, Eastern Wood-Pewee, Yellow-bellied Flycatcher, Acadian Flycatcher, Least Flycatcher, Eastern Phoebe, White-eyed Vireo, Yellow-throated Vireo, Blue-headed Vireo, Philadelphia Vireo, Warbling Vireo, Red-eyed Vireo, Blue Jay, American Crow, Fish Crow, Carolina Chickadee, Tufted Titmouse, Horned Lark, Tree Swallow, Barn Swallow, Red-breasted Nuthatch, White-breasted Nuthatch, House Wren, Carolina Wren, Gray Catbird, Brown Thrasher, European Starling, Eastern Bluebird, Veery, Swainson's Thrush, American Robin, House Sparrow, House Finch, American Goldfinch, Chipping Sparrow, Field Sparrow, Savannah Sparrow, Eastern Towhee, Red-winged Blackbird, Ovenbird, Golden-winged Warbler, Black-and-white Warbler, Tennessee Warbler, Nashville Warbler, Common Yellowthroat, American Redstart, Northern Parula, Magnolia Warbler, Bay-breasted Warbler, Blackburnian Warbler, Chestnut-sided Warbler, Blackpoll Warbler, Palm Warbler, Black-throated Green Warbler, Canada Warbler, Wilson's Warbler, Northern Cardinal, Rose-breasted Grosbeak, Blue Grosbeak, Indigo Bunting. Updated: September 19, 2021.
                          


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Common Gallinule - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 19, 2021.  Clinton County bird # 330 for Mark and #338 for Dan. Only the fourth record for the lake.


April 30, 1987, Pump Station No. 2, Clinton County (Leroy Harrison) (IBB 3:4:92)
May 5, 1990, Keyesport Marsh, Clinton County (Keith McMullen, Roger Hayes) (IBB 6:4:87)
May 31, 2019 - June 1, 2019, Carlyle Lake SFWA, Fayette County (Dan Kassebaum, Mark Seiffert) (MJIB 28:4:56)

September 19, 2021, Hazlet Fish Ponds, Clinton County (Dan Kassebaum, Mark Seiffert)

Common Gallinule - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 19, 2021.

Gray Treefrog - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 19, 2021.

Solitary Vireo - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 18, 2021. A low contrast individual.

Solitary Vireo - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 18, 2021.

Solitary Vireo - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 18, 2021.

Solitary Vireo - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 18, 2021.

Solitary Vireo - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 18, 2021.

Philadelphia Vireo - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 18, 2021.

Merlin feeding on a Tree Swallow - Saddledam #2, Clinton County, September 6, 2021.
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