Baltimore Oriole (female) – 5/16/20
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 5/16/20
Observation Time: 7:35 a.m.
Observation Location: parking area at Gavins Pond soccer fields
Common Name: Baltimore Oriole (female)
Scientific Name: Icterus galbula
Comments: I spotted this female oriole as I was about to get into the car and leave. Nature finds you if you spend time outside, especially in a town like Sharon with plenty of natural open spaces and trails.
The oriole’s flutelike call is quite distinctive, once you know what to listen for.
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