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Checklist S15685031

 
Location
Island Beach SP, Ocean County, New Jersey, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Sat Nov 16, 2013 8:50 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
17
Duration:
7 hour(s), 40 minute(s)
Distance:
8.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Linda Mack , Scott Barnes List
Species
46 species (+2 other taxa) total
2
Mallard
100
American Black Duck
2
eider sp.
1
Harlequin Duck
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female
Sex Unknown
150
Surf Scoter
20
White-winged Scoter
200
Black Scoter
300
Surf/Black Scoter
12
Long-tailed Duck
250
Bufflehead

conservative #; big flocks scattered throughout bay

60
Red-breasted Merganser
15
Horned Grebe
6
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)
3
Mourning Dove
2
Black-bellied Plover
50
Sanderling
20
Dunlin
5
Purple Sandpiper
3
Parasitic Jaeger

exact count

150
Bonaparte's Gull
1000
Laughing Gull
200
Ring-billed Gull
1000
Herring Gull
1
Iceland Gull (glaucoides/kumlieni)

white-winged gull seen flying south along beach on walk to inlet; not particularly large, bulky, or barrel chested; the arm and hand of wings seemed of equal length, not short-handed like Glaucous.

100
Great Black-backed Gull
2
Forster's Tern
100
Red-throated Loon
40
Common Loon
150
Northern Gannet
20
Double-crested Cormorant
12
Great Blue Heron
2
Northern Harrier
1
Downy Woodpecker
1
Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted)
1
Merlin
1
American Crow
1
Carolina Wren
5
American Robin
X
European Starling
1
American Pipit
4
House Finch
32
Snow Bunting
1
Fox Sparrow (Red)
5
Dark-eyed Junco (Slate-colored)
10
White-throated Sparrow
5
Song Sparrow
2
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle)
2
Northern Cardinal
Additional species seen by Scott Barnes:
2
King Eider
3
Ruddy Turnstone
1
Carolina Chickadee
2
Golden-crowned Kinglet
8
Hermit Thrush
3
Gray Catbird
1
Brown Thrasher
2
Northern Mockingbird
2
Swamp Sparrow
 

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

Yes