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Checklist S11559375

 
Location
Scarborough Marsh, Cumberland County, Maine, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Thu Sep 06, 2012 7:35 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
1 hour(s), 50 minute(s)
Distance:
1.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Charles Caron
Species
46 species (+1 other taxa) total
16
2
48
1
7
12
1

Observed a shorebird with a very uniform, tan (buffy) appearance, with a distinct dark eye and a very upright posture. Larger than the peep and smaller than the yellowlegs that were nearby.

1
87
3
1
19
2

Two birds observed well flying low in the marsh.

32
9
1
15
13
16
20
6
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 4 2
1
4
1
1
6

Numerous birds. Tried to keep track of their movements to come up with this count.

3
1
4
1500

Large congregation both low over the marsh and also rising up higher in the distance towards the western end of the marsh. This is likely a very conservative number.

1
1
1
1
3
102
12
9
1
3
4
Nelson's/Saltmarsh Sparrow (Sharp-tailed Sparrow)
6
8
1
8
1
12
 

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

Yes