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Checklist S15508790

 
Location
Holiday Beach Conservation Area, Essex County, Ontario, CA ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Sun Oct 27, 2013 1:25 PM
Protocol:
Stationary
Party Size:
3
Duration:
5 hour(s)
Observers:
Jeremy Bensette
Species
52 species (+1 other taxa) total
50
Canada Goose
30
Mute Swan
X
Wood Duck
1
Blue-winged Teal

One individual noticed swimming with all the other dabbling ducks on the marsh.

X
Northern Shoveler
X
Gadwall
X
American Wigeon
X
Mallard
X
American Black Duck
X
Green-winged Teal
X
Pied-billed Grebe
8
Mourning Dove
500
American Coot (Red-shielded)
12
Killdeer
14
Pectoral Sandpiper
1
Wilson's Snipe
2
Lesser Yellowlegs
4
Bonaparte's Gull
200
Ring-billed Gull
50
Herring Gull (American)
1
Lesser Black-backed Gull
70
Double-crested Cormorant
X
Great Blue Heron (Blue form)
23
Great Egret
1
Black-crowned Night-Heron
1
Glossy Ibis

First seen by others October 25. Spotted it today at 15:05 flying in from further east in the marsh. Small-medium sized wader with long curved bill, shiny green and brown overall, dark facial skin with light blue border, visible from my photos.

128
Turkey Vulture
1
Northern Harrier
4
Sharp-shinned Hawk
3
Bald Eagle
8
Red-tailed Hawk (borealis)
1
Belted Kingfisher
3
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
5
Downy Woodpecker
1
Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted)
50
Blue Jay
450
American Crow
1
Carolina Wren
5
American Robin
X
European Starling
3
American Goldfinch
4
Dark-eyed Junco (Slate-colored)
3
White-crowned Sparrow (leucophrys)
3
White-throated Sparrow
10
Song Sparrow (melodia/atlantica)
2
Swamp Sparrow
2
Eastern Towhee (Red-eyed)
3000
Red-winged Blackbird
2
Rusty Blackbird
600
Common Grackle
10000
blackbird sp.

Huge flocks far in the distance.

3
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle)
2
Northern Cardinal
 

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

Yes