Checklist S49669117

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Owner Robert Hughes

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Checklist Comments

Overcast and very windy from the southeast. Rain developing. Nice chop on Lake Michigan. Low overall numbers but several rarities and 2 late birds, one continuing.

Observations

  1. Number observed: 200
  2. Number observed: 40
  3. Number observed: 250

    Details: Several groups flying south along Lake Michigan close to shore.

  4. Number observed: 8
  5. Greater/Lesser Scaup

    Number observed: 6
  6. Number observed: 1

    Details: Female type bird off the end of the fishing pier. Small dark duck with isolated round white spot on side of face, small bill.

  7. Number observed: 2

    Details: Female type birds flying south along Lake Michigan close to shore.

  8. Number observed: 30
  9. duck sp.

    Number observed: 100

    Details: Distant birds over Lake Michigan.

  10. Number observed: 1
  11. Number observed: 1

    Details: Large grebe, size of a Red-breasted Merganser. Prominent white wing patches, one on secondaries and smaller one on inner leading edge of wings, dusky neck, paler face, long neck and legs trailing behind body. Flying south along Lake Michigan close to shore.

  12. Number observed: 2
  13. Number observed: 1

    Details: Continuing bird on the public beach.

  14. Number observed: 6

    Details: On the public beach.

  15. Number observed: 2

    Details: Juveniles feeding in the fluddle on the public beach. Small, long-winged Calidrids, warm brown color on head, scally upperparts, dark rump, dark legs. Trilled call.

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  16. Number observed: 300
  17. Number observed: 20
  18. Number observed: 1
  19. Number observed: 1
  20. Number observed: 6
  21. Number observed: 10
  22. Number observed: 1
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