Carlyle Lake Birding Report - Clinton, Bond & Fayette County, Illinois - Monthly Composite - DMK - September 2020 - Canada Goose, Wood Duck, Blue-winged Teal, Cinnamon Teal, Northern Shoveler, Mallard, Northern Pintail, Green-winged Teal, Wild Turkey, Pied-billed Grebe, Rock Pigeon, Eurasian Collard-Dove, Mourning Dove, Yellow-billed Cuckoo, Black-billed Cuckoo, Common Nighthawk, Chimney Swift, Ruby-throated Hummingbird, Sora, American Coot, American Avocet, Black-bellied Plover, Killdeer, Semipalmated Plover, Stilt Sandpiper, Sanderling, Baird's Sandpiper, Least Sandpiper, Pectoral Sandpiper, Semipalmated Sandpiper, Western Sandpiper, Long-billed Dowitcher, Wilson's Snipe, Spotted Sandpiper, Solitary Sandpiper, Lesser Yellowlegs, Willet, Greater Yellowlegs, Parasitic Jaeger, Bonaparte's Gull, Laughing Gull, Ring-billed Gull, Herring Gull, Lesser Black-backed Gull, Black Tern, Caspian Tern, Common Tern, Forster's Tern, Double-crested Cormorant, American White Pelican, Great Blue Heron, Great Egret, Little Blue Heron, Cattle Egret, Green Heron, Black Vulture, Turkey Vulture, Osprey, Northern Harrier, Sharp-shinned Hawk, Cooper's Hawk, Bald Eagle, Red-shouldered Hawk, Broad-winged Hawk, Red-tailed Hawk, Great Horned Owl, Barred Owl, Belted Kingfisher, Red-headed Woodpecker, Red-bellied Woodpecker, Yellow-bellied Sapsucker, Downy Woodpecker, Hairy Woodpecker, Northern Flicker, Pileated Woodpecker, American Kestrel, Merlin, Peregrine Falcon, Great Crested Flycatcher, Eastern Kingbird, Eastern Wood-Pewee, Yellow-bellied Flycatcher, Acadian Flycatcher, Alder Flycatcher, Least Flycatcher, Eastern Phoebe, Loggerhead Shrike, White-eyed Vireo, Yellow-throated Vireo, Blue-headed Vireo, Philadelphia Vireo, Warbling Vireo, Red-eyed Vireo, Blue Jay, American Crow, Fish Crow, Horned Lark, Bank Swallow, Tree Swallow, Northern Rough-winged Swallow, Barn Swallow, Cliff Swallow, Carolina Chickadee, Tufted Titmouse, Red-breasted Nuthatch, White-breasted Nuthatch, House Wren, Marsh Wren, Carolina Wren, Blue-gray Gnatcatcher, Ruby-crowned Kinglet, Eastern Bluebird, Veery, Gray-cheeked Thrush, Swainson's Thrush, Wood Thrush, American Robin, Gray Catbird, Brown Thrasher, Northern Mockingbird, European Starling, Cedar Waxwing, House Sparrow, American Pipit, House Finch, American Goldfinch, Chipping Sparrow, Field Sparrow, Song Sparrow, Eastern Towhee, Yellow-breasted Chat, Bobolink, Eastern Meadowlark, Baltimore Oriole, Red-winged Blackbird, Brown-headed Cowbird, Common Grackle, Ovenbird, Golden-winged Warbler, Blue-winged Warbler, Black-and-white Warbler, Prothonotary Warbler, Tennessee Warbler, Orange-crowned Warbler, Nashville Warbler, Mourning Warbler, Common Yellowthroat, American Redstart, Northern Parula, Magnolia Warbler, Bay-breasted Warbler, Blackburnian Warbler, Yellow Warbler, Chestnut-sided Flycatcher, Palm Warbler, Pine Warbler, Yellow-rumped Warbler, Yellow-throated Warbler, Black-throated Green Warbler, Canada Warbler, Wilson's Warbler, Summer Tanager, Scarlet Tanager, Northern Cardinal, Rose-breasted Grosbeak, Blue Grosbeak, Indigo Bunting, Dickcissel. Updated: September 27, 2020.

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Cinnamon Teal - White-tail Access, Clinton County, September 27, 2020. Mixed flock of NSHO, BWTE, GWTE, NOPI and CITE.

Cinnamon Teal - White-tail Access, Clinton County, September 27, 2020. Still mostly in eclipse plumage.

Cinnamon Teal - White-tail Access, Clinton County, September 27, 2020. Same distance as other photos, just heavily cropped.

Empidonx sp. - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 27, 2020. Fresh wing coverts suggest HY bird, but heavily vested and dark with a deep yellow wash.

Empidonx sp. - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 27, 2020. ACFL ?? - YBFL ?? The dappled light may it hard to discern.

Gray Catbird - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 26, 2020. Nearly October and the catbirds are still feeding young. Is this typical?

Warbling Vireo - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 27, 2020. Next weekend should close the window for WAVI migration.

Philadelphia Vireo - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 27, 2020. Lots of Phillies this fall and almost always in association with Rough-leaved Dogwood.

Philadelphia Vireo - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 27, 2020. Same bird as above.

Nashville Warbler - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 27, 2020.

Blackburnian Warbler - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 27, 2020.

Setophaga sp. - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 27, 2020. Fairly dense cheek patch with light golden wash to breast.

Setophaga sp. - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 27, 2020. Fairly dense cheek patch with light golden wash to breast.

Setophaga sp. - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 27, 2020. Fairly dense cheek patch with light golden wash to breast.

Setophaga sp. - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 27, 2020. Fairly dense cheek patch with light golden wash to breast.

Setophaga sp. - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 27, 2020. Vent lacks the typical golden-colored strap of a BTNW. 

Setophaga sp. - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 27, 2020. Vent lacks the typical golden-colored strap of a BTNW. Note dark streaks the length of the back.

Setophaga sp. - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 27, 2020. Vent lacks the typical golden-colored strap of a BTNW. Note dark streaks the length of the back.

Setophaga sp. - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 27, 2020. Vent lacks the typical golden-colored strap of a BTNW. Note dark streaks the length of the back. In this light the slight yellow wash to the breast can be seen.

Setophaga sp. - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 27, 2020. Vent lacks the typical golden-colored strap of a BTNW. Note dark streaks the length of the back.

Setophaga sp. - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 27, 2020. Vent lacks the typical golden-colored strap of a BTNW. Note dark streaks the length of the back.

Setophaga sp. - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 27, 2020. Vent lacks the typical golden-colored strap of a BTNW. Note dark streaks the length of the back.

Black-throated Green Warbler - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 27, 2020. Comparison shot.

Black-throated Green Warbler - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 20, 2020. Comparison shot.

Black-throated Green Warbler - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 19, 2020. Comparison shot.

Black-throated Green Warbler - Eldon Hazlet State Park, Clinton County, September 27, 2020. Comparison shot.
Illinois Year List for 2020 - Black-bellied Whistling-Duck, Snow Goose, Ross's Goose, Greater White-fronted Goose, Canada Goose, Mute Swan, Trumpeter Swan, Tundra Swan, Wood Duck, Blue-winged Teal, Cinnamon Teal, Northern Shoveler, Gadwall, American Wigeon, Mallard, Northern Pintail, Green-winged Teal, Canvasback, Redhead, Ring-necked Duck, Greater Scaup, Lesser Scaup, Long-tailed Duck, Bufflehead, Common Goldeneye, Hooded Merganser, Common Merganser, Red-breasted Merganser, Ruddy Duck, Northern Bobwhite, Ring-necked Pheasant, Greater Prairie-Chicken, Wild Turkey, Pied-billed Grebe, Horned Grebe, Eared Grebe, Rock Pigeon, Eurasian Collared-Dove, Mourning Dove, Yellow-billed Cuckoo, Black-billed Cuckoo, Common Nighthawk, Chuck-will's-widow, Chimney Swift, Ruby-throated Hummingbird, Virginia Rail, Sora, Common Gallinule, American Coot, Sandhill Crane, Whooping Crane, Black-necked Stilt, American Avocet, Black-bellied Plover, American Golden-Plover, Killdeer, Semipalmated Plover, Hudsonian Godwit, Marbled Godwit, Ruddy Turnstone, Stilt Sandpiper, Sanderling, Dunlin, Baird's Sandpiper, Least Sandpiper, White-rumped Sandpiper, Buff-breasted Sandpiper, Pectoral Sandpiper, Semipalmated Sandpiper, Western Sandpiper, Short-billed Dowitcher, Long-billed Dowitcher, American Woodcock, Wilson's Snipe, Spotted Sandpiper, Solitary Sandpiper, Lesser Yellowlegs, Willet, Greater Yellowlegs, Wilson's Phalarope, Parasitic Jaeger, Bonaparte's Gull, Laughing Gull, Franklin's Gull, Ring-billed Gull, Herring Gull, Lesser Black-backed Gull, Glaucous Gull, Least Tern, Caspian Tern, Black Tern, Common Tern, Forster's Tern, Common Loon, Anhinga, Double-crested Cormorant, Neotropic Cormorant, American White Pelican, American Bittern, Least Bittern, Great Blue Heron, Great Egret, Snowy Egret, Little Blue Heron, Cattle Egret, Green Heron, Black-crowned Night-Heron, Yellow-crowned Night-Heron, White Ibis, Black Vulture, Turkey Vulture, Osprey, Northern Harrier, Sharp-shinned Hawk, Cooper's Hawk, Bald Eagle, Mississippi Kite, Red-shouldered Hawk, Broad-winged Hawk, Red-tailed Hawk, Rough-legged Hawk, Eastern Screech-Owl, Great Horned Owl, Barred Owl, Belted Kingfisher, Red-headed Woodpecker, Red-bellied Woodpecker, Yellow-bellied Sapsucker, Downy Woodpecker, Hairy Woodpecker, Northern Flicker, Pileated Woodpecker, American Kestrel, Merlin, Peregrine Falcon, Great Crested Flycatcher, Western Kingbird, Eastern Kingbird, Olive-sided Flycatcher, Eastern Wood-Pewee, Yellow-bellied Flycatcher, Acadian Flycatcher, Alder Flycatcher, Willow Flycatcher, Least Flycatcher, Eastern Phoebe, Loggerhead Shrike, Northern Shrike, White-eyed Vireo, Bell's Vireo, Yellow-throated Vireo, Blue-headed Vireo, Philadelphia Vireo, Warbling Vireo, Red-eyed Vireo, Blue Jay, American Crow, Fish Crow, Horned Lark, Bank Swallow, Tree Swallow, Northern Rough-winged Swallow, Purple Martin, Barn Swallow, Cliff Swallow, Carolina Chickadee, Black-capped Chickadee, Tufted Titmouse, Red-breasted Nuthatch, White-breasted Nuthatch, Brown Creeper, House Wren, Winter Wren, Sedge Wren, Marsh Wren, Carolina Wren, Blue-gray Gnatcatcher, Golden-crowned Kinglet, Ruby-crowned Kinglet, Eastern Bluebird, Veery, Gray-cheeked Thrush, Swainson's Thrush, Hermit Thrush, Wood Thrush, American Robin, Gray Catbird, Brown Thrasher, Northern Mockingbird, European Starling, Cedar Waxwing, House Sparrow, Eurasian Tree Sparrow, American Pipit, House Finch, American Goldfinch, Lapland Longspur, Grasshopper Sparrow, Chipping Sparrow, Field Sparrow, Fox Sparrow, American Tree Sparrow, Dark-eyed Junco, White-crowned Sparrow, White-throated Sparrow, Vesper Sparrow, Henslow's Sparrow, Savannah Sparrow, Song Sparrow, Lincoln's Sparrow, Swamp Sparrow, Eastern Towhee, Yellow-breasted Chat, Bobolink, Eastern Meadowlark, Orchard Oriole, Baltimore, Oriole, Red-winged Blackbird, Brown-headed Cowbird, Rusty Blackbird, Brewer's Blackbird, Common Grackle, Ovenbird, Worm-eating Warbler, Louisiana Waterthrush, Northern Waterthrush, Golden-winged Warbler, Blue-winged Warbler, Black-and-white Warbler, Prothonotary Warbler, Tennessee Warbler, Orange-crowned Warbler, Nashville Warbler, Connecticut Warbler, Mourning Warbler, Kentucky Warbler, Common Yellowthroat, Hooded Warbler, American Redstart, Cape May Warbler, Cerulean Warbler, Northern Parula, Magnolia Warbler, Bay-breasted Warbler, Blackburnian Warbler, Yellow Warbler, Chestnut-sided Warbler, Blackpoll Warbler, Palm Warbler, Pine Warbler, Yellow-rumped Warbler, Yellow-throated Warbler, Prairie Warbler, Townsend's Warbler, Black-throated Green Warbler, Canada Warbler, Wilson's Warbler, Summer Tanager, Scarlet Tanager, Northern Cardinal, Rose-breasted Grosbeak, Blue Grosbeak, Indigo Bunting, Painted Bunting, Dickcissel. Updated: September 27, 2020.
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