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Checklist S15654506

 
Location
Quivira NWR--Big Salt Marsh, Stafford County, Kansas, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Tue Nov 12, 2013 3:00 PM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
4
Duration:
1 hour(s), 30 minute(s)
Distance:
15.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Joseph Miller
Species
42 species (+5 other taxa) total
100000
Snow Goose
X
Ross's Goose
50000
Greater White-fronted Goose
25000
Canada Goose
6
Tundra Swan (Whistling)

Lifer! West side of BSM.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 2 4
75
Northern Shoveler
200
Gadwall
75
American Wigeon
50
Mallard
300
Northern Pintail
100
Green-winged Teal
10
Bufflehead
5
Hooded Merganser

Unit 62.

15
Ruddy Duck
1000
duck sp.
2
Pied-billed Grebe
1
Horned Grebe
3
Eared Grebe
500
American Coot (Red-shielded)
30
Sandhill Crane
25
American Avocet
2
Dunlin
10
Least Sandpiper
5
Long-billed Dowitcher
10
Greater Yellowlegs
1
Lesser Yellowlegs

Unit 62, smaller than the Greaters it was with, running around energetically pecking at the surface of the water.

6
Ring-billed Gull
50
Double-crested Cormorant
2
American Bittern

In the ditch on the wildlife loop,we were watching one standing, nearly invisible, in the ditch when another one flew out nearby. Obvious id, brown back, heavy brown streaks on throat, upwards pointing bill. Have good pics.

1
Great Blue Heron
1
Great Egret

With bum wing, present for several weeks.

4
Northern Harrier
1
Cooper's Hawk
1
Accipiter sp.
5
Bald Eagle
7
Red-tailed Hawk (borealis)
1
Northern Flicker
3
American Kestrel
1
Loggerhead Shrike
1
Northern Shrike

near adult, presumably the same bird that spent part of the winter here last year.

2
American Crow
5
American Goldfinch
2
sparrow sp.
X
Western/Eastern Meadowlark
X
Red-winged Blackbird
3
Rusty Blackbird

Unit 40.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female 2
Sex Unknown
25
blackbird sp.
 

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

Yes