Checklist S42057134

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Owner Kristin Purdy

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  • 12 mi
Checklist Comments

Most waterfowl and gulls distant to the east from the west dike of the loop; swans generally beyond scope range.

Observations

  1. Number observed: X
  2. Number observed: X

    Details: Audible.

  3. Trumpeter/Tundra Swan

    Number observed: X

    Details: Likely thousands. Within Unit 2 of the auto tour loop, but far to the east.

  4. Number observed: X
  5. Number observed: X
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  9. Number observed: 2
  10. Number observed: X
  11. Number observed: 4
  12. Number observed: 1
  13. Number observed: X
  14. Number observed: 200

    Details: Identifiable group roosting on the ice in the NW corner of the loop.

  15. Number observed: 10

    Details: Estimate. About 5% of the flock in the NW corner of the loop.

  16. Number observed: 1

    Details: Adult. NW corner of the loop.

  17. Number observed: 1

    Details: Second cycle. About the same size as the California Gulls in the group. Heavily streaked head darkest around eye. Did not lift bill out of scapulars or stand. Distinguished by solid dark mantle darker than CAGU/HEGU/RBGU present. Wing coverts brownish-gray, faintly mottled. Noticeable scapular crescent. Black wingtips lacking white spots.

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  18. gull sp.

    Number observed: 500

    Details: Estimate. One swirl deep in the marsh estimated at 300; remainder circulating with the waterfowl.

  19. Number observed: 2
  20. Number observed: 4
  21. Number observed: 9
  22. Number observed: 1
  23. Number observed: 3
  24. Number observed: X
  25. Number observed: X
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