- ON April 29 I saw and heard a Northern flicker in a birch tree at
Seaside Farm--unusual. They used to be more common, but now rarely
Also one Yellow rumped warbler forging in the alder bushes, then
heading East, I was excited to see the first warbler of the year--
though it was snowing up on skyline drive ! To prove it is spring a
Golden Crowned sparrow sang this morning , accompanied by 4 or 5 very
loud and cheery Fox sparrows.