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Checklist S11799694

 
Location
Monhegan Island, Lincoln County, Maine, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Sun Oct 14, 2012 2:30 PM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
3 hour(s)
Distance:
1.5 mile(s)
Observers:
Doug Hitchcox
Comments:
Quick walk to Lobster Cove, back via the Under Hill trail and then a check of the meadow.
Species
61 species total
2
Canada Goose

flew in to the Ice Pond late

1
Eurasian Wigeon

**rare | continuing drake in the meadow

5
Mallard
30
Common Eider (Dresser's)
2
Ring-necked Pheasant
3
Mourning Dove
1
Semipalmated Plover

from the harbor

Breeding Code
F Flyover (Observed)
1
Black Guillemot
40
Herring Gull (American)
120
Great Black-backed Gull

large group in the harbor

40
Northern Gannet

good movement today; lots of birds in the strong wind

6
Great Cormorant
300
Double-crested Cormorant

massive group moved through the harbor

1
Belted Kingfisher
20
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker

still lots here

3
Red-bellied Woodpecker

counted 5 yesterday, hard to keep track of today

10
Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted)

dwindling

3
Merlin
1
Peregrine Falcon
1
Eastern Phoebe
1
Blue-headed Vireo
2
Red-eyed Vireo
7
Blue Jay
4
American Crow
5
Black-capped Chickadee
10
Red-breasted Nuthatch
1
White-breasted Nuthatch
1
House Wren

*late | photographed along Ocean Ave

1
Marsh Wren

in the meadow

3
Carolina Wren
1
Golden-crowned Kinglet
12
Ruby-crowned Kinglet

good wave today

1
Swainson's Thrush
6
Hermit Thrush
50
American Robin

lots migrating today

1
Gray Catbird
1
Brown Thrasher
10
European Starling
1
American Pipit

heard at Lobster Cove

20
Cedar Waxwing

low

20
Purple Finch
300
Pine Siskin

difficult to count: 100+ at the feeders behind Shining Sails, another 100+ flock on Ocean Ave and then lots of groups 20+ constantly moving around

20
American Goldfinch
30
Chipping Sparrow

little influx today

5
Clay-colored Sparrow

*uncommon | maybe 6. The Wharton Ave flock seemed to have spread to Ocean Ave and Lobster Cove Road (4); one continuing at my feeders and 1-2 more in town

50
Dark-eyed Junco (Slate-colored)

conservative, lots around

6
White-crowned Sparrow

feeders behind the post office had 5

15
White-throated Sparrow
15
Savannah Sparrow (Savannah)

mostly around Lobster Cove

6
Song Sparrow
3
Lincoln's Sparrow
4
Swamp Sparrow
5
Common Grackle
2
Nashville Warbler
1
Mourning Warbler

*late | oporornis warbler working the edge of Ocean Ave. Doesn't look like the MOWA that has been in town recently - this one had a more broken eye-ring. Bright yellow underneath and a yellow throat eliminating MacG's

6
Common Yellowthroat
5
Blackpoll Warbler
1
Black-throated Blue Warbler
30
Palm Warbler
25
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle)
4
Northern Cardinal
 

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Yes