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Checklist S11763141

 
Location
Pea Island NWR, Dare County, North Carolina, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Wed Oct 10, 2012 8:45 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
3
Duration:
5 hour(s), 15 minute(s)
Distance:
5.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Peggy Eubank
Comments:
With Audrey Whitlock and/or Jeff Lewis. A little of the time was with the Wed morning bird walk that Audrey and Marlene led.
Species
77 species total
56
Canada Goose
75
Blue-winged Teal
10
Gadwall
40
American Wigeon
1
Mallard
30
American Black Duck
6000
Northern Pintail

Large numbers in both New Field and South Ponds.

5
Ruddy Duck
50
Pied-billed Grebe
4
Mourning Dove
3
Yellow-billed Cuckoo
5
Clapper Rail
30
American Coot (Red-shielded)
1
Black-necked Stilt

Jeff and I saw this bird mixed in with the avocets.

40
American Avocet
50
Black-bellied Plover
20
Semipalmated Plover
1
Killdeer
50
Marbled Godwit
15
Sanderling
50
Dunlin
10
Least Sandpiper
10
White-rumped Sandpiper
2
Pectoral Sandpiper
1
Semipalmated Sandpiper
50
Western Sandpiper
7
Short-billed Dowitcher
15
Greater Yellowlegs
20
Willet
2
Lesser Yellowlegs
50
Laughing Gull
15
Herring Gull
3
Great Black-backed Gull
5
Caspian Tern
20
Forster's Tern
2
Royal Tern
40
Double-crested Cormorant
70
American White Pelican

There were at least this number, could have been more. Several large groups.

50
Brown Pelican
8
Great Blue Heron
200
Great Egret
13
Snowy Egret
2
Little Blue Heron
6
Tricolored Heron
270
White Ibis
1
Turkey Vulture
3
Osprey
1
Northern Harrier
1
Merlin
2
Peregrine Falcon
5
Red-breasted Nuthatch
1
Brown Creeper
3
Carolina Wren
3
Golden-crowned Kinglet
1
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
1
American Robin
15
Gray Catbird
2
Brown Thrasher
4
Northern Mockingbird
25
European Starling
1
Cedar Waxwing
5
Savannah Sparrow
4
Eastern Meadowlark
5
Red-winged Blackbird
2
Brown-headed Cowbird
1
Common Grackle
50
Boat-tailed Grackle
3
Common Yellowthroat
1
American Redstart
1
Northern Parula
1
Magnolia Warbler
2
Blackpoll Warbler
7
Palm Warbler
3
Yellow-rumped Warbler
1
Black-throated Green Warbler
4
Northern Cardinal
1
Rose-breasted Grosbeak
 

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

Yes