Yellow-billed Cuckoo  ( Coulicou bec jaune )      This species is of special interest to Timiskaming birders.    All sightings should be documented and reported.

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Coccyzus americanus

Description:    Yellow-billed Cuckoo immediately after being banded.
Photo Date:   October 5, 2007

Location:  

Hilliardton Marsh

Photographer:  

Bruce Murphy

General Notes

 

Abundance: Rare Earliest observed date:  

Typical arrival date:

June 9
Breeding Status: Accidental Latest observed date: October 5 

Typical departure date:

September 25

Documented Observations 

September 20, 2007, One observed in Gowganda by Gert Trudel 

October 5, 2007, one banded at Hilliardton Marsh, photographed by Bruce Murphy.

May 18, 2009 One observed by Gert Trudel flying across Hwy. 560 between Elk Lake and Gowganda.

 

Banding Results

Year

Gillies
Lake

Hilliardton
Marsh

Mountain
Chutes

Year
Total

2000   1   1
2007   1   1