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Checklist S10982292

 
Location
Horicon NWR--General (PLEASE USE MORE PRECISE LOCATIONS), Dodge County, Wisconsin, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Fri Jun 15, 2012 12:28 PM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
2
Duration:
2 hour(s), 41 minute(s)
Distance:
4.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Jack Coulter
Species
73 species (+1 other taxa) total
20
Canada Goose

mainly on the hwy 49. ponds

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 16 4
Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
2
Trumpeter Swan

pair swimming in hwy 49 ponds

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 2
Breeding Code
P Pair in Suitable Habitat (Probable)
10
Wood Duck

in pond next to park headquarters

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 2
Female 2
Sex Unknown 6
Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
7
Blue-winged Teal

in ponds across from headquarters and along hwy. 49

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 2
Female
Sex Unknown
Breeding Code
H In Appropriate Habitat (Possible)
4
Northern Shoveler

in ponds across fro park hq

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 2
Female 2
Sex Unknown
Breeding Code
P Pair in Suitable Habitat (Probable)
7
Gadwall

swimming in hwy. 49 ponds

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female 2
Sex Unknown
Breeding Code
H In Appropriate Habitat (Possible)
3
American Wigeon

swimming in hwy. 49 ponds

45
Mallard

everywhere

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 10
Female 3
Sex Unknown
Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
20
Redhead

swimming along hwy. 49 and the auto tour loop

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 10
Female 10
Sex Unknown
Breeding Code
P Pair in Suitable Habitat (Probable)
1
Wild Turkey

along side of road near entrance

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female 1
Sex Unknown
Breeding Code
H In Appropriate Habitat (Possible)
2
Pied-billed Grebe

on the auto tour loop

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female 1
Sex Unknown
Breeding Code
P Pair in Suitable Habitat (Probable)
10
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)
5
Mourning Dove
1
Yellow-billed Cuckoo

calling near park hq

7
Chimney Swift
4
Virginia Rail

Got great looks at several of them.

vira
vira1
vira2
vira3
vira4
vira5

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female 1
Sex Unknown
Breeding Code
P Pair in Suitable Habitat (Probable)
1
King/Virginia Rail
1
Sora

calling from ledge rd.

15
American Coot (Red-shielded)

mainly along hwy. 49 and the auto tour

Breeding Code
H In Appropriate Habitat (Possible)
10
Sandhill Crane

along hwy. 49

Breeding Code
H In Appropriate Habitat (Possible)
7
Killdeer

all over the refuge.

Breeding Code
H In Appropriate Habitat (Possible)
1
Solitary Sandpiper
3
Ring-billed Gull

along hwy. 49

20
Black Tern

along hwy 49, about 5 nests observed

Breeding Code
ON Occupied Nest (Confirmed)
7
Forster's Tern

along hwy 49, 2 nests observed

Breeding Code
ON Occupied Nest (Confirmed)
1
Common Loon

calling along hwy. 49

Breeding Code
S Singing Male (Possible)
30
Double-crested Cormorant

along the sandbars throughout the refuge. best looks from the end of ledge rd.

Breeding Code
H In Appropriate Habitat (Possible)
60
American White Pelican

along the sandbars throughout the refuge. best looks from the end of ledge rd.

Breeding Code
H In Appropriate Habitat (Possible)
1
Least Bittern

on ledge rd.

Breeding Code
H In Appropriate Habitat (Possible)
10
Great Blue Heron

mainly along hwy. 49

13
Great Egret

mainly along hwy. 49

Breeding Code
H In Appropriate Habitat (Possible)
1
Snowy Egret

a small white egret perched up in a dead tree,appeared to be crow sized or a little larger with plumes extending from the top of the head

snea

Breeding Code
H In Appropriate Habitat (Possible)
5
Turkey Vulture

catching thermals around the refuge

Breeding Code
F Flyover (Observed)
1
Red-tailed Hawk

along hwy. 49 being mobbed by RWBL

Breeding Code
F Flyover (Observed)
1
Eastern Wood-Pewee
1
Willow Flycatcher
1
Least Flycatcher

giving che-bek call from auto tour pond

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female
Sex Unknown
Breeding Code
S Singing Male (Possible)
2
Eastern Phoebe
1
Great Crested Flycatcher

calling near park hq

6
Eastern Kingbird

singing from electric wires everywhere

1
Warbling Vireo
Breeding Code
S Singing Male (Possible)
10
American Crow
2
Northern Rough-winged Swallow

near the park hq

10
Purple Martin

around PUMA houses at the park hq

Breeding Code
NY Nest with Young (Confirmed)
50
Tree Swallow

everywhere, nests in sporadic bluebird houses

Breeding Code
NY Nest with Young (Confirmed)
1
Bank Swallow

on auto tour route

50
Barn Swallow

everywhere, nests at park hq

Breeding Code
NY Nest with Young (Confirmed)
10
Cliff Swallow

nests at park hq

Breeding Code
NY Nest with Young (Confirmed)
1
Red-breasted Nuthatch

calling from auto tour

1
House Wren
Breeding Code
S Singing Male (Possible)
1
Sedge Wren
1
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher

seen from auto tour, great looks

1
Eastern Bluebird

calling from park hq area

Breeding Code
S Singing Male (Possible)
10
American Robin
2
Cedar Waxwing

in woods near auto tour

6
House Finch
5
American Goldfinch
1
Chipping Sparrow
10
Savannah Sparrow
Breeding Code
S Singing Male (Possible)
10
Song Sparrow

mainly around auto tour, great looks :)

Breeding Code
S Singing Male (Possible)
1
Swamp Sparrow
3
Yellow-headed Blackbird

around the auto tour ponds.

5
Bobolink

calling in the field adjacent to the park hq

Breeding Code
P Pair in Suitable Habitat (Probable)
1
Eastern Meadowlark

in field adjacent to the park hq

1
Baltimore Oriole
100
Red-winged Blackbird

everywhere

Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
10
Brown-headed Cowbird
10
Common Grackle
15
Common Yellowthroat

everywhere

Breeding Code
S Singing Male (Possible)
2
Yellow Warbler

in auto tour ponds

Breeding Code
S Singing Male (Possible)
1
Chestnut-sided Warbler

in woods surrounding the auto tour

Breeding Code
S Singing Male (Possible)
1
Scarlet Tanager

giving "chip-burr" call from the woods near the auto tour

10
Dickcissel

singing males everywhere, but they seem to be concentrated around the auto tour and park HQ

dick
dick1
dick2
dick3
dick4
dick5
dick6
dick7
dick8

Breeding Code
S Singing Male (Possible)
4
House Sparrow
 

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