Checklist S69054751

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Location
S end Vanier Road

Owner Geof Burbidge

Traveling
  • 2
  • 1 km

Observations

  1. Number observed: 16

    Details: flying in V formation up the Ottawa River about 1 metre off the water; circled and landed on Ottawa side in tight raft 1 km upstream of Nepean sailing club. While flying, goose-like in shape, white rump and all-black head and neck as seen back-lit through binoculars and after landing at 60 scope power. In scope field marks were white rump and light grey sides, noticeably longer neck than CANG and short stubby bill.

  2. Greater/Lesser Scaup

    Number observed: 4

    Details: swimming close enough to observation point to discern head shape.

    Age & Sex:
    Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
    Male 2
    Female 2
    Sex Unknown
  3. Number observed: 2

    Details: swimming and flying above Deschenes rapids. Noted yellow on bill, white on forehead and on back of head and neck.

    Age & Sex:
    Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
    Male 1
    Female 1
    Sex Unknown
  4. Number observed: 1

    Details: standing on partly submerged dead head in Ottawa River close to QC side, seen from boat launch end of Rue Houle. Called twice.

  5. Number observed: 1
  6. Number observed: 1
  7. Number observed: 1
  8. Number observed: 3
    Breeding Code: N Visiting Probable Nest Site (Probable)
  9. Number observed: 3
  10. Number observed: 2
    Age & Sex:
    Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
    Male 2
    Female
    Sex Unknown
  11. Number observed: 1
    Age & Sex:
    Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
    Male 1
    Female
    Sex Unknown
  12. Number observed: 2
    Age & Sex:
    Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
    Male 2
    Female
    Sex Unknown
  13. Number observed: 12
    Age & Sex:
    Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
    Male 6
    Female
    Sex Unknown