Checklist S15967413

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MEOO CBC area#15

Owner John Wyatt

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Traveling
  • 2
  • 40.1 mi
Checklist Comments

Birded the Orono - Oldtown Christmas Count area 15 with Jerry Smith, comprising parts of Eddington, Bradley, Milford and French Island. Very cold, -2F to start day with sky mostly clear throughout. Traveled 5 hrs. and 38.6 miles by car and, 1.2 hrs and 1.5 miles on foot.

Observations

  1. Number observed: 6
  2. Number observed: 1
  3. Number observed: 21
  4. Number observed: 2
    Age & Sex:
    Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
    Male 1
    Female 1
    Sex Unknown
  5. Number observed: 15
  6. waterfowl sp.

    Number observed: 140

    Details: Large flock of ducks seen flying in "V" formation heading south over Oldtown near Penobscot River. We spotted these from the Viola Rand school in Bradley and could not identify due to distance.

  7. Number observed: 233

    Details: 200 (estimate) of these were outside our area on a building roof in Oldtown, seen from Milford.

  8. Number observed: 3
  9. Number observed: 50

    Details: Birds were seen standing across river in Old Town and north of dam (outside of our count area).

  10. Number observed: 1
  11. Number observed: 1
  12. Number observed: 17
  13. Number observed: 10
  14. Number observed: 17
  15. Number observed: 3
  16. Number observed: 4
  17. Number observed: 3
  18. Number observed: 104
  19. Number observed: 2

    Details: Two birds seen together at Brown Street, Bradley in brushy shore area at Great Works Dam site (dam now removed). Sparrows with medium/heavy brown streaking on whitish breast and dark central breast spot. Grayish and brown streaked face, brown streaked back, stout bill. Heard call note several times.