Nightjars

Lesser Nighthawk Chordeiles acutipennis The only report of Lesser Nighthawk in Duval County came during the Christmas Bird Count on 26 Dec 2009. I was birding with Roger Clark all day in our area of Black Hammock Island and Cedar Point, but we decided to  finish the birding day at dusk at M&M Dairy. Two nighthawks…

Vireos

White-eyed Vireo Vireo griseus The earliest documented observation of White-eyed Vireo is from 26 January 1934 (Stevenson & Anderson, 1994). They are our county’s most abundant vireo species, and is the only one that can be found year-round. eBird data suggests they are more abundant in spring during April and again in fall from early September through November 1….