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Checklist S11280228

 
Location
Bosque del Apache NWR, Socorro County, New Mexico, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Sun Aug 05, 2012 5:42 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
8 hour(s)
Distance:
14.5 mile(s)
Observers:
Dave Hawksworth
Comments:
Hot & muggy from about 10:00 on.
Mammals:
Desert Cottontail 6
Skunk, sp. 1
Muskrat 1
Javelina 1
Mule Deer 4 - 1 buck and 2 does - 1 with a very small fawn.
Coyote 2 - 1 was chasing a roadrunner and the other was eyeing the fawn, but Mom was on guard.
Species
78 species (+2 other taxa) total
110
2
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female 1
Sex Unknown
55
1
160
30
teal sp.
3
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female 1
Sex Unknown 1
18

Three females with large fledglings - two with one each and one with four.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female 3
Sex Unknown 6 9
Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
2
1
4
1
27
58
3

One was being chased by a coyote! The roadrunner was able to escape - even without an ACME anvil falling on the coyote's head.

7
4
26
3
2
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1 1
Female
Sex Unknown
3

The immatures were fully grown, but still had juvenal plumage.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 2 1
Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
4
2
29
2
3
9
7
2
4
3
4
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 2 2
11
4
1
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1
1
1
4
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female 1
Sex Unknown 2
2

Adult with fledgling.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1 1
Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
2
3
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 2
Female
Sex Unknown 1
1

Along the north end of the Seasonal Road about half way between the east-west section and where it rejoins the main tour loop. Very unusual for this date. Details submitted to the RBC.

1

It dove into the only flock of shorebirds I saw on the day and nearly bagged a Killdeer as the shorebirds scattered in all directions.

1
8
1
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female 1
Sex Unknown
31
1

Continuing singing male at the east end of the east-west section of the Seasonal Road. It's a bit farther south than last time - near the Chupadera Deck.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female
Sex Unknown
Breeding Code
S Singing Male (Possible)
4
3
raven sp.
3
36
48
2
2

Continuing birds along the east-west section of the seasonal road. One was singing at each end of the east-west section.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 2
Female
Sex Unknown
Breeding Code
S Singing Male (Possible)
5
2
2
2
3
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 2
Female 1
Sex Unknown
17
16
1
5
9
7
31
1
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female
Sex Unknown
3
23
2

Both were begging fledglings, but I could not see who was feeding them.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 2
Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
30
1

Continuing bird at the east end of the east-west section of the Seasonal Road. Still singing frequently.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female
Sex Unknown
Breeding Code
S Singing Male (Possible)
7
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 2
Female 2
Sex Unknown 3
4
1
7
43
2
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 2
Female
Sex Unknown
25
 

Are you submitting a complete checklist of the birds you were able to identify?

Yes