Non-avian spring signs were the first Mourning Cloak butterfly I have seen this year. James Knox had told me he had seen a couple on a warm day about a week and a half ago, but this was my first. Also spotted a few patches of daffodils that looked like they will be in bloom within a few days.
|Daffodils about to bloom. © Joseph Dicostanzo
Common Loon (1, on Hudson River)
Great Egret (1)
Osprey (1, flying north over the Hudson)
Great Black-backed Gull
Hairy Woodpecker (2)
Golden-crowned Kinglet (2)