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Observer Date Species
Joseph Giunta 13 May 2020 12
Joseph Giunta 7 May 2020 19
Betsy McCully 7 May 2020 19
Joseph Giunta 23 Apr 2020 7
Betsy McCully 23 Apr 2020 7
Joseph Giunta 21 Apr 2020 16
Betsy McCully 21 Apr 2020 16
Joseph Giunta 15 Apr 2020 6
Betsy McCully 15 Apr 2020 6
Jack Bechtel 25 Mar 2020 10
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Top eBirders

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1 Kathy Shands
110
2 Charles Crawford
94
3 richard duke liebler
92
4 James Valimont
89
5 R. Lee Reed
86
6 Rexanne Bruno
85
6 Bob Dunn
85
6 Jackie OBrien
85
9 Jim Hengeveld
83
10 Susan Hengeveld
81

220 Species 1933 Checklists

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Species Name Count Date By
1 Mourning Dove 1 13 May 2020 Joseph Giunta
2 Anhinga 1 13 May 2020 Joseph Giunta
3 Great Egret 2 13 May 2020 Joseph Giunta
4 Black Vulture 1 13 May 2020 Joseph Giunta
5 Turkey Vulture 1 13 May 2020 Joseph Giunta
6 Downy Woodpecker 1 13 May 2020 Joseph Giunta
7 White-eyed Vireo 1 13 May 2020 Joseph Giunta
8 Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1 13 May 2020 Joseph Giunta
9 Carolina Wren 1 13 May 2020 Joseph Giunta
10 Northern Parula 2 13 May 2020 Joseph Giunta
11 Blackpoll Warbler 1 13 May 2020 Joseph Giunta
12 Northern Cardinal 1 13 May 2020 Joseph Giunta
13 Snowy Egret 1 7 May 2020 Joseph Giunta
14 Green Heron 1 7 May 2020 Joseph Giunta
15 White Ibis 10 7 May 2020 Joseph Giunta
16 Osprey 1 7 May 2020 Joseph Giunta
17 Great Crested Flycatcher 1 7 May 2020 Joseph Giunta
18 Blue Jay 1 7 May 2020 Joseph Giunta
19 Black-and-white Warbler 4 7 May 2020 Joseph Giunta
20 American Redstart 3 7 May 2020 Joseph Giunta
21 Tufted Titmouse 2 23 Apr 2020 Joseph Giunta P
 
22 Red-bellied Woodpecker 1 21 Apr 2020 Joseph Giunta
23 Pileated Woodpecker 1 21 Apr 2020 Joseph Giunta
24 Gray Catbird 4 21 Apr 2020 Joseph Giunta
25 Prairie Warbler 1 21 Apr 2020 Joseph Giunta
26 Wood Stork 1 15 Apr 2020 Joseph Giunta
27 Tricolored Heron 1 15 Apr 2020 Joseph Giunta
28 Roseate Spoonbill 17 15 Apr 2020 Joseph Giunta
29 Common Ground Dove 2 25 Mar 2020 Jack Bechtel
30 Red-winged Blackbird 1 25 Mar 2020 Jack Bechtel
31 Palm Warbler 1 25 Mar 2020 Jack Bechtel
32 Yellow-rumped Warbler 7 25 Mar 2020 Jack Bechtel N
 
33 Red-shouldered Hawk 1 25 Mar 2020 Joshua Warren
34 Common Grackle 3 25 Mar 2020 Joshua Warren
35 Great Blue Heron 1 23 Mar 2020 Joshua Warren
36 Little Blue Heron 1 23 Mar 2020 Joshua Warren
37 Blue-headed Vireo 2 21 Mar 2020 Terry Blows
38 Fish Crow X 21 Mar 2020 Doug Willick
39 Brown-headed Cowbird 1 13 Mar 2020 Pam Higginbotham
40 Greater Yellowlegs 20 13 Mar 2020 Jeanna Owens
41 American White Pelican 41 12 Mar 2020 Joanne Wood N
 
42 Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1 12 Mar 2020 Joanne Wood
43 Belted Kingfisher 1 11 Mar 2020 Lindsey Walters
44 Eastern Towhee 1 10 Mar 2020 Susan Killeen
45 Boat-tailed Grackle 3 10 Mar 2020 Susan Killeen
46 Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1 10 Mar 2020 Barry Day
47 Northern Mockingbird 1 10 Mar 2020 Barry Day
48 Cattle Egret 1 10 Mar 2020 Robert Ryan
49 Florida Scrub-Jay 1 10 Mar 2020 Robert Ryan
50 Glossy Ibis 3 9 Mar 2020 Bobbie Elbert
51 Northern Harrier 1 9 Mar 2020 Ron Avers
warbler sp. (Parulidae sp.) 2 8 Mar 2020 Cassandre Crawford
52 Loggerhead Shrike 1 6 Mar 2020 Claire et Robert Fortin
53 Yellow-throated Warbler 1 6 Mar 2020 Marcia Balestri P
 
54 Blue-winged Teal 2 6 Mar 2020 W. Dwayne DelGrande
55 Wild Turkey 1 6 Mar 2020 W. Dwayne DelGrande
56 Pied-billed Grebe 2 6 Mar 2020 W. Dwayne DelGrande
57 Tree Swallow 2 6 Mar 2020 W. Dwayne DelGrande
58 Common Gallinule 30 3 Mar 2020 Diane Humann
59 American Coot 25 3 Mar 2020 Diane Humann
60 Dunlin 1 3 Mar 2020 Diane Humann
61 Black Skimmer 5 29 Feb 2020 Vincent Gallogly
62 Great Horned Owl 1 29 Feb 2020 Vincent Gallogly N
 
63 Double-crested Cormorant 1 27 Feb 2020 Chao "Jimmy" Wu
64 Purple Martin 1 27 Feb 2020 Chao "Jimmy" Wu
65 Common Yellowthroat 1 27 Feb 2020 Chao "Jimmy" Wu
66 Black-throated Green Warbler 2 27 Feb 2020 Chao "Jimmy" Wu N
 
67 Northern Shoveler 10 27 Feb 2020 Jeffrey Wells
Mallard/Mottled Duck 7 27 Feb 2020 Jeffrey Wells
68 Ring-necked Duck 14 27 Feb 2020 Jeffrey Wells
69 American Avocet 47 27 Feb 2020 Jeffrey Wells
70 Killdeer 3 27 Feb 2020 Jeffrey Wells
71 Wilson's Snipe 2 27 Feb 2020 Jeffrey Wells
72 Laughing Gull 4 27 Feb 2020 Jeffrey Wells
73 Ring-billed Gull 1 27 Feb 2020 Jeffrey Wells
74 Herring Gull 1 27 Feb 2020 Jeffrey Wells
75 Caspian Tern 1 27 Feb 2020 Jeffrey Wells
76 Forster's Tern 3 27 Feb 2020 Jeffrey Wells
77 Brown Pelican 1 27 Feb 2020 Jeffrey Wells
78 Reddish Egret 3 27 Feb 2020 Jeffrey Wells
79 Bald Eagle 1 27 Feb 2020 Jeffrey Wells
80 Mottled Duck 1 26 Feb 2020 Al Guarente
81 Short-tailed Hawk 1 26 Feb 2020 Al Guarente N
 
82 Short-billed Dowitcher 12 25 Feb 2020 Rosalind James
83 Willet 22 25 Feb 2020 Rosalind James
84 Lesser Yellowlegs 2 25 Feb 2020 Rosalind James
85 Royal Tern 2 25 Feb 2020 Rosalind James
86 Ruby-throated Hummingbird 1 24 Feb 2020 Jim Miles
87 American Robin 3 20 Feb 2020 Audrey Whitlock
88 Eastern Phoebe 1 17 Feb 2020 Don Marsh
hummingbird sp. 1 17 Feb 2020 Don Marsh
89 Sharp-shinned Hawk 2 16 Feb 2020 Debra Hill
90 Mallard 3 15 Feb 2020 Terry Cerisoles
91 Gadwall 30 15 Feb 2020 Ethel Pulaski
92 Rock Pigeon 3 15 Feb 2020 Ethel Pulaski
93 Common Loon 1 15 Feb 2020 Ethel Pulaski
94 White-winged Dove 1 11 Feb 2020 Linda McElvany
95 Orange-crowned Warbler 1 11 Feb 2020 Joyce Brady
96 House Finch 1 26 Jan 2020 Megan Berg
97 Eurasian Collared-Dove 1 25 Jan 2020 Kathy DeLara
98 Ruddy Turnstone 8 24 Jan 2020 BJ Busutil
99 Sanderling 9 24 Jan 2020 BJ Busutil
100 Savannah Sparrow 2 24 Jan 2020 BJ Busutil
101 Bonaparte's Gull 8 22 Jan 2020 Graham Hutchison
102 American Wigeon 1 22 Jan 2020 Thomas Ferguson
103 Sora 1 22 Jan 2020 Thomas Ferguson
104 Great Black-backed Gull 1 22 Jan 2020 Thomas Ferguson
105 Least Bittern 5 22 Jan 2020 Thomas Ferguson
106 Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 1 22 Jan 2020 Thomas Ferguson
107 European Starling 2 21 Jan 2020 Brian Kenney
108 Northern Flicker 1 20 Jan 2020 Jamie and Corri Inman
109 Red-breasted Merganser 2 16 Jan 2020 Ethel Pulaski
110 Pine Warbler 1 16 Jan 2020 Ethel Pulaski
111 American Kestrel X 15 Jan 2020 Mary Hirst
112 House Wren 1 14 Jan 2020 Judy Ferris
113 Red-tailed Hawk 3 13 Jan 2020 Jens Eriksen
114 Merlin 1 10 Jan 2020 Jack Simonson
115 American Bittern 1 9 Jan 2020 Brendan Boyd
116 Northern Pintail 1 7 Jan 2020 Stephen Klotz
117 Sandhill Crane 2 1 Jan 2020 Emily Williams
118 Eastern Bluebird 1 1 Jan 2020 Emily Williams
119 Cooper's Hawk 1 14 Dec 2019 Carlos Moura
120 Green-winged Teal 8 2 Dec 2019 Rosalind James
121 Canvasback 2 2 Dec 2019 Rosalind James
122 Hooded Merganser 34 2 Dec 2019 Rosalind James
Greater/Lesser Yellowlegs 1 2 Dec 2019 Rosalind James
123 Chipping Sparrow 1 23 Nov 2019 Melanie Underwood
124 Indigo Bunting 1 23 Nov 2019 Jennifer Wolcott
125 Eastern Wood-Pewee 1 21 Oct 2019 Brent Barnes
126 Northern Bobwhite 2 17 Jun 2019 Jennifer Miller N
 
127 Chimney Swift 1 15 May 2019 karl schmidt
128 Red-eyed Vireo 1 15 May 2019 karl schmidt
129 Ovenbird 1 15 May 2019 karl schmidt
130 Black-necked Stilt 3 25 Apr 2019 Jeanine Tumbleson P
 
131 Scarlet Tanager X 8 Apr 2019 Tyler Runner N
 
132 Eastern Meadowlark 1 25 Mar 2019 Kevin Dieter
133 Semipalmated Plover 1 23 Mar 2019 Sally Chisholm
sparrow sp. 1 23 Mar 2019 Sally Chisholm
passerine sp. 3 9 Mar 2019 Kevin Waggoner
134 Barred Owl 1 5 Mar 2019 Rebecca Bates
135 Cedar Waxwing 1 11 Feb 2019 Greg Miller
Mallard (Domestic type) 1 9 Feb 2019 Colleen Donovan
136 Song Sparrow 1 3 Feb 2019 Ron Smith N
 
137 American Goldfinch 4 3 Feb 2019 David L. Sherer
138 Limpkin 1 28 Jan 2019 Tim Ward
139 Brown-headed Nuthatch 1 24 Jan 2019 Tom Floore
140 Baltimore Oriole 1 24 Jan 2019 Tom Floore
141 House Sparrow 2 19 Jan 2019 Michael Curtis
142 Brown Thrasher 1 23 Dec 2018 Gallus Quigley
143 Wood Duck 1 15 Dec 2018 Gallus Quigley
144 Black-throated Blue Warbler 1 13 Nov 2018 Andrew Guttenberg
145 Crested Caracara 1 2 Nov 2018 Cheri Phillips
146 Cape May Warbler 1 30 Oct 2018 S. K. Jones P
 
147 Rose-breasted Grosbeak 1 13 Oct 2018 Camille Merrell
148 Barn Swallow 2 16 Sep 2018 Gallus Quigley
149 Gray Kingbird 1 31 May 2018 richard duke liebler
150 Chuck-will's-widow 1 5 May 2018 Aaron Yappert
151 Least Tern 1 26 Apr 2018 David Williams
152 Worm-eating Warbler 1 19 Apr 2018 S. K. Jones P
 
153 Eastern Kingbird 1 16 Apr 2018 Jim O'Neill
154 Painted Bunting 2 16 Apr 2018 Jim O'Neill
peep sp. 50 9 Apr 2018 Anne Duncan Cooley
swallow sp. 50 9 Apr 2018 Anne Duncan Cooley
155 Swallow-tailed Kite 1 8 Apr 2018 Laura Erickson
156 Black-bellied Whistling-Duck 3 18 Mar 2018 Shannon Mackey
157 Snail Kite 3 18 Mar 2018 Shannon Mackey
158 Ruddy Duck 1 16 Feb 2018 R. Lee Reed
159 Least Sandpiper 50 16 Feb 2018 R. Lee Reed
160 Lesser Black-backed Gull 2 16 Feb 2018 R. Lee Reed
161 Swamp Sparrow 1 6 Feb 2018 Charles Young
162 Lesser Scaup 60 5 Feb 2018 Charles Crawford P
 
163 Black-bellied Plover X 5 Feb 2018 Charles Crawford
shorebird sp. X 5 Feb 2018 Charles Crawford
164 Sandwich Tern 1 5 Feb 2018 Charles Crawford P
 
165 Clapper Rail 1 1 Feb 2018 Brandon Reo
166 Virginia Rail 1 1 Feb 2018 Brandon Reo
167 Purple Gallinule 1 1 Feb 2018 Brandon Reo
168 Peregrine Falcon 1 1 Feb 2018 Brandon Reo
169 Black-crowned Night-Heron 1 1 Feb 2018 Jessica Paarlberg
170 Marsh Wren 1 29 Jan 2018 Robin Turk
171 Horned Grebe 8 27 Jan 2018 Lorrie Shaw
Glossy/White-faced Ibis 1 27 Jan 2018 Lorrie Shaw
172 Canada Goose 2 27 Jan 2018 Jin Bai
173 Long-billed Dowitcher 1 27 Jan 2018 Jin Bai
174 Red-headed Woodpecker 1 27 Jan 2018 Jin Bai
Greater/Lesser Scaup 4 11 Jan 2018 Ethel Pulaski
Short-billed/Long-billed Dowitcher 6 11 Jan 2018 Ethel Pulaski
Accipiter sp. 2 25 Oct 2017 Kerry Loux
blackbird sp. 30 25 Oct 2017 Kerry Loux N
 
175 Yellow-throated Vireo 1 29 Sep 2017 Jim Howe
176 Eastern Screech-Owl 1 2 May 2017 Joy Lake
177 Yellow Warbler 1 27 Apr 2017 Jessica and Cory Stokes
178 King Rail 1 23 Apr 2017 Forrest Rowland
179 Orchard Oriole 1 23 Apr 2017 Forrest Rowland
180 Bufflehead 1 20 Feb 2017 Jerry Lewis
181 Stilt Sandpiper 5 13 Feb 2017 Charles Crawford
182 Nelson's Sparrow 1 6 Feb 2017 R. Lee Reed
183 Redhead 1 28 Jan 2017 Kathryn Wucker
white egret sp. 1 27 Jan 2017 Yvonne King
crow sp. X 27 Jan 2017 Yvonne King
gull sp. 10 17 Jan 2017 Stacy Merrill
hawk sp. 5 17 Jan 2017 Stacy Merrill
Mallard x Mottled Duck (hybrid) 7 9 Nov 2016 Rosalind James
184 Yellow-billed Cuckoo 1 20 Aug 2016 Gallus Quigley
185 Common Nighthawk 1 22 Jul 2016 Bill Uttenweiler N
 
186 Shiny Cowbird 1 21 May 2016 Camille Merrell P
 
187 Marbled Godwit 1 19 Apr 2016 james poling
188 Greater Scaup 10 15 Feb 2016 R. Lee Reed N
 
189 Northern Gannet 25 15 Feb 2016 R. Lee Reed N
 
tern sp. 2 14 Feb 2016 R. Lee Reed
190 Magnificent Frigatebird 5 22 Jan 2016 thomas sell
191 Blackburnian Warbler 1 14 Oct 2015 Tom Lee
192 Western Sandpiper X 12 Oct 2015 richard duke liebler
193 Northern Waterthrush 1 12 Oct 2015 richard duke liebler
194 Chestnut-sided Warbler 1 14 Sep 2015 Andrew Dubill
195 Wilson's Plover 2 4 Apr 2015 Dan Tallman P
 
196 Whimbrel 1 10 Mar 2015 Nicholas Moy
197 Black Scoter 65 6 Jan 2015 Susan Hengeveld N
 
198 Red Knot 16 6 Jan 2015 Susan Hengeveld
199 White-throated Sparrow 1 1 Apr 2014 KM Andersen
200 Northern Rough-winged Swallow 3 18 Mar 2014 Ken Thompson
201 Summer Tanager 1 29 Nov 2013 Shawn Kurtzman
202 Semipalmated Sandpiper 25 23 Aug 2013 Johnny Votta N
 
203 Spotted Sandpiper 1 8 May 2013 Michael Dupree
204 Piping Plover X 5 Feb 2013 Charles Crawford
205 Cinnamon Teal X 25 Feb 2012 Darlyne Salvage N
 
206 Eurasian Wigeon 1 29 Jan 2012 Larry Meade
207 Mute Swan 3 6 Apr 2011 Denice Hardtmann
208 Muscovy Duck 1 6 Apr 2011 Denice Hardtmann
209 Field Sparrow 1 31 Jan 2011 Carlton Groff
210 Solitary Sandpiper X 25 Mar 2010 Bob Hartley
211 American Woodcock 1 15 Mar 2010 Gregg Bailey
212 American Oystercatcher X 3 Feb 2010 James Valimont
213 Gull-billed Tern X 3 Feb 2010 James Valimont
214 Pomarine Jaeger 5 23 Jan 2010 Allan Spradling
215 Snow Goose X 7 Feb 2009 Roy Morris N
 
216 Ross's Goose X 7 Feb 2009 Roy Morris N
 
217 Sedge Wren X 7 Feb 2009 Roy Morris N
 
218 American Pipit X 23 Jan 2002 Bob Dunn
Semipalmated/Western Sandpiper X 10 Jun 2001 Anne Belton
219 Black Tern 40 2 Aug 1992 Steven Mlodinow
220 Broad-winged Hawk 1 6 Apr 1991 David Simpson N
 
Sterna sp. X 25 Sep 1979 Walter Blenderman