Checklist S32772479

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Owner Evan Lipton

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  • 11.72 mi
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Gorgeous calm sunny day with a high around 45ºF. Took the 7:30am ferry across a fairly breezy bay. Wind died off relatively quickly once on the island. Biked a loop around the main bulk of the island; did not venture north of Nag Pond. Took the 4:15pm back.

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Observations

  1. Number observed: 131
  2. Number observed: 28
  3. Number observed: 2

    Details: Pair mixed with black ducks at the T wharf.

  4. Number observed: 33
  5. Number observed: 3

    Details: Nag Pond with Hooded Mergansers.

  6. Number observed: 13
  7. Number observed: 19
  8. Number observed: 200

    Details: Careful estimate; most off the south end from the T wharf.

  9. Number observed: 34
  10. Number observed: 1

    Details: Flyby at the T wharf.

  11. Number observed: 6
  12. Number observed: 86
  13. duck sp.

    Number observed: 19

    Details: High and distant flyby flock while on the ferry, could have been scaup.

  14. Number observed: 94

    Details: *High; very careful count under nearly windless conditions which allowed a far and careful scan with a scope. Most scoped from the Stone Wharf.

  15. Number observed: 29
  16. Number observed: 12
  17. Number observed: 3

    Details: *High; all in feeding in Nag Pond.

  18. Number observed: 25
  19. Number observed: 150
  20. Number observed: 30
  21. Number observed: 67

    Details: *High; very careful count under nearly windless conditions which allowed a far and careful scan with a scope. Most scoped from the Stone Wharf.

  22. Number observed: 36

    Details: An amazing few minutes when, under nearly windless and quiet conditions, at least five loons yodeling back and forth were the only sounds audible.

  23. Number observed: 8
  24. Number observed: 1

    Details: Scoped distantly on a rock with Greats. Easily distinguished as substantially smaller even at the distance.

  25. cormorant sp.

    Number observed: 5

    Details: Distant flyby group from the ferry.

  26. Number observed: 1

    Details: Immature flyover near the neck.

  27. Number observed: 3
  28. Number observed: 1

    Details: Whinnied several times in response to tape at south end.

  29. Number observed: 1

    Details: Roberta Ave.

  30. Number observed: 10
  31. Number observed: 14
  32. Number observed: 8
  33. Number observed: 35

    Details: *High; good morning movement... but no large numbers elsewhere, large area covered.

  34. Number observed: 25
  35. Number observed: 93

    Details: *High; careful tally throughout the day. Large area covered.

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  36. Number observed: 33
  37. Number observed: 10

    Details: Flyover flock at the end of Raphael Ave.

  38. Number observed: 3
  39. Number observed: 3
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  40. Number observed: 8

    Details: In extensive pitch pine barrens south of NBRR lab. I did not venture into the woods at all where there were likely many more.

  41. Number observed: 11
  42. Number observed: 1
  43. Number observed: 3

    Details: *High; two on the Bob Clachrie trail and one at the south end of Narragansett Rd. Photos of the second bird.

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  44. Number observed: 3
  45. Number observed: 1500
  46. Number observed: 10

    Details: *High; scattered throughout with at least one in every other thicket.

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  47. Number observed: 19
  48. Number observed: 15

    Details: *High; two stops had 4 birds each while other stops had 2 birds with rarely only one seen.

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  49. Number observed: 4
  50. Number observed: 26
  51. Number observed: 200
  52. Number observed: 40
  53. Number observed: 15
  54. Number observed: 1

    Details: With large sparrow flock at south end of Narragansett Rd.

  55. Number observed: 14

    Details: *High; two large sparrow flocks had large amounts of this species with other scattered throughout. Peachy Spizella's with plain face and eye-ring.

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  56. Number observed: 4

    Details: *High; two at the start of the Bob Clachrie trail, singles elsewhere. Large red sparrows with diagnostic "smack" call.

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  57. Number observed: 20

    Details: Surprisingly few.

  58. Number observed: 181

    Details: *High; careful running tally throughout the day, extraordinarily evenly distributed throughout the thickets.

  59. Number observed: 1

    Details: Sneaking through the dunes at Chase Way.

  60. Number observed: 85

    Details: *High; careful running tally throughout the day. Large area covered.

  61. Number observed: 1
  62. Number observed: 9
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  63. Number observed: 1

    Details: *Rare; on Narragansett Ave at the start of the Bob Clachrie trail. Heard distinctive "chuck" notes in the distance before a female flew in and landed at the top of a tree. Good view of a slender blackbird with rusty brown on the head and upper body, thin bill.

  64. Number observed: 1

    Details: *Rare; south end, thickets and weedy field near T wharf. Greenish-yellowish warbler with grayish head, faint eye arcs, darker lores, and sharp bill.

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  65. Number observed: 6
  66. Number observed: 36
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