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Checklist S11129032

 
Location
Monhegan Island, Lincoln County, Maine, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Sun May 06, 1984 6:30 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
3
Duration:
9 hour(s)
Distance:
6.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Peter Vickery
Comments:
N/A
Species
70 species total
3
Mallard
100
Common Eider (Dresser's)
1
Long-tailed Duck
1
Ring-necked Pheasant
8
Mourning Dove
1
Killdeer
1
Upland Sandpiper
1
Spotted Sandpiper
2
Greater Yellowlegs
1
Black Guillemot
X
Herring Gull (American)
X
Great Black-backed Gull
1
Red-throated Loon
3
Common Loon
8
Northern Gannet
200
Double-crested Cormorant
1
Great Blue Heron
1
Green Heron
1
Turkey Vulture

unusual on Monhegan Island; observed from the Ice Pond over opposite hill, also later seen over the lighthouse.

4
Northern Harrier
3
Sharp-shinned Hawk
1
Belted Kingfisher
10
Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted)
2
American Kestrel
3
Merlin
1
Peregrine Falcon

one adult, first of spring.

4
Eastern Phoebe
2
Eastern Kingbird
4
Blue Jay
6
American Crow
4
Common Raven
15
Tree Swallow
8
Barn Swallow
1
Cliff Swallow

first of spring.

10
Black-capped Chickadee
10
Red-breasted Nuthatch

number noted as unusual.

15
Brown Creeper

number noted as unusual.

2
Winter Wren
4
Golden-crowned Kinglet
18
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
1
Eastern Bluebird

one female, first of spring.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female 1
Sex Unknown
2
Hermit Thrush
X
American Robin
2
Gray Catbird
1
Northern Mockingbird
X
European Starling
10
Evening Grosbeak
3
Purple Finch
2
White-winged Crossbill
18
Pine Siskin
16
Chipping Sparrow
1
Field Sparrow
6
Dark-eyed Junco (Slate-colored)
1
White-crowned Sparrow (Gambel's)

1984 notes read: one adult; gray in white superciliary extended to pink bill; superciliary dingier than in Z.l.l.; bill brighter than Z.l.l.

50
White-throated Sparrow
30
Savannah Sparrow (Savannah)
1
Eastern Towhee

first of spring.

20
Red-winged Blackbird
15
Brown-headed Cowbird
1
Rusty Blackbird

first of spring.

30
Common Grackle
1
Louisiana Waterthrush

1984 notes read: At Ice Pond, first attracted by call-note, seemed drier than S. novaboracensis. Clearly white superciliary expanding behind eye; underparts white; throat unstreaked; bill longer and stouter than S. novaboracensis; legs bright pink. Do not think contrast between flank and remaining underparts is [always] a good character.

1
Black-and-white Warbler
1
Northern Parula

first of spring.

1
Yellow Warbler

first of spring.

6
Palm Warbler (Yellow)
30
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle)
1
Scarlet Tanager
2
Northern Cardinal
1
Rose-breasted Grosbeak

one male, first of spring.

 

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