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Checklist S15408527

 
Location
Whitewater Draw WA, Cochise County, Arizona, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Mon Oct 14, 2013 7:25 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
3 hour(s), 20 minute(s)
Distance:
0.5 mile(s)
Observers:
Paul Suchanek
Comments:
Birded around main observation area pond, lots of water in draw
Species
66 species (+7 other taxa) total
15
Cinnamon Teal
30
Northern Shoveler
5
Gadwall
21
American Wigeon
2
Mallard
20
Mexican Duck
50
Mallard/Mexican Duck
50
Northern Pintail
100
Green-winged Teal
2
Redhead

males

25
Ring-necked Duck
12
Ruddy Duck
20
Eared Grebe
1
Western Grebe
2
Eurasian Collared-Dove
2
Common Ground-Dove
1
Ruddy Ground-Dove

Found sitting with a Common Ground-dove in line of willows to south of observation pond, dull ruddy color, black bill, no scaling on breast and head, upon return to parking area saw that Richard Webster had seen presumably the same bird earlier in day, photo taken (left bird):
ruddy_grd_dove_10142013__01

7
Mourning Dove
1
Vaux's Swift

also saw two fly over road just to east of wildlife area

1
Sora
150
American Coot (Red-shielded)
50
Sandhill Crane
1
American Avocet
20
Killdeer
1
Long-billed Curlew
7
Least Sandpiper
20
peep sp.

too far to ID

50
Long-billed Dowitcher

too far to ID definitively, but all that I heard were Long-billed

20
Short-billed/Long-billed Dowitcher
1
Red-necked/Red Phalarope

on far north end of large lake, probably a Red-necked in winter plumage - seemed to have black on side of face and on top of head as well but too far to be sure even under good conditions with 60X scope

1
Spotted Sandpiper
2
Greater Yellowlegs
6
American White Pelican
2
Great Blue Heron
3
Great Egret
2
Snowy Egret
42
White-faced Ibis
1
Osprey

high soaring probable migrant

3
Northern Harrier
1
Red-tailed Hawk
1
Belted Kingfisher
2
Northern Flicker (Red-shafted)
2
Merlin
1
Willow Flycatcher

brownish empidonax without eyering, dull contrasting wing-bars, foraging low in willows

4
Black Phoebe
3
Say's Phoebe
1
Vermilion Flycatcher
4
Western Kingbird
1
Loggerhead Shrike
2
raven sp.
3
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
1000
Tree Swallow
100
Barn Swallow
500
swallow sp.

massive numbers of swallows around - most assumed to be Tree

2
Marsh Wren
1
Bewick's Wren
2
Curve-billed Thrasher
2
House Finch
4
Brewer's Sparrow
1
Lark Sparrow
40
White-crowned Sparrow
2
Vesper Sparrow
10
Savannah Sparrow
8
Song Sparrow
6
Lincoln's Sparrow
2
Green-tailed Towhee
150
Red-winged Blackbird
3
Great-tailed Grackle
3
Common Yellowthroat
3
Yellow-rumped Warbler
7
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon's)
1
Blue Grosbeak
10
Lazuli Bunting
 

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

Yes