Olive-sided Flycatcher in Toronto
Every year at this time, Ron Pittaway
and I look for this regularly occurring migrant flycatcher from the
boreal forest in our backyard in Toronto. 18 August 2013.
This flycatcher has a
distinct dark waistcoat, large head and a big bill.
It was flycatching
from the tops of dead Eastern Hemlocks..
In previous years
we've also seen both adults and first year birds: