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Songbirds of Central Park, New York Poster Print

Central Park is 843 acres (3.4 sq km) making it the largest urban park in New York City and one of the largest in the world. It was the first public landscaped park in the United States and was designed by Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux. It officially opened in 1876. The park features artificial lakes, waterfalls, meadows, wooded areas, and the Central Park Zoo. Since 1908 the park has been featured in over 240 films. The park is very important to birds who stop over during their migrations. Species included: AMERICAN REDSTART (Setophaga ruticilla) •  AMERICAN ROBIN (Turdus migratorius) BALTIMORE ORIOLE (Icterus galbula) •  BLACK & WHITE WARBLER (Mniotilta varia) BLACKBURNIAN WARBLER (Setophaga fusca) BLUE JAY (Cyanocitta cristata) CEDAR WAXWING (Bombycilla cedrorum) DARK-EYED JUNCO (Junco hyemalis) • GRAY CATBIRD (Dumetella carolinensis) HERMIT THRUSH (Catharus guttatus) INDIGO BUNTING (Passerina cyanea) MARSH WREN (Cistothorus palustris) NORTHERN CARDINAL (Cardinalis cardinalis) NORTHERN PARULA (Setophaga americana) OVENBIRD (Seiurus aurocapilla) PINE WARBLER (Setophaga pinus) PURPLE FINCH (Lophostrix cristata) PROTHONOTARY WARBLER (Protonotaria citrea) RED-BREASTED NUTHATCH (Sitta canadensis) RED-EYED VIREO (Vireo olivaceus) RED-WINGED BLACKBIRD (Agelaius phoeniceus) ROSE-BREASTED GROSBEAK (Pheucticus ludovicianus) SCARLET TANAGER (Piranga olivacea) SONG SPARROW (Melospiza melodia) TREE SWALLOW (Tachycineta bicolor) TUFTED TITMOUSE (Baeolophus bicolor) WHITE-BREASTED NUTHATCH (Sitta carolinensis) WHITE-CROWNED SPARROW (Zonotrichia leucophrys) YELLOW-RUMPED WARBLER (Setophaga coronata) FREE SHIPPING IN THE US