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Checklist S19527542

 
Location
Pte. Mouillee SGA, Monroe County, Michigan, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Wed Aug 20, 2014 8:26 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
2
Duration:
6 hour(s), 54 minute(s)
Distance:
7.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Andre Moncrieff
Comments:
With Marie Ostrander
Species
51 species (+2 other taxa) total
10
Canada Goose
2
Mute Swan
30
Wood Duck
55
Blue-winged Teal
250
Mallard
5
Green-winged Teal
2
Greater/Lesser Scaup
150
Pied-billed Grebe

Many in Vermet Unit but most (120+) in Humphries Unit.

11
Mourning Dove
4
Common Gallinule
30
American Coot (Red-shielded)
1
American Avocet

Cell 3.

16
Black-bellied Plover
6
Semipalmated Plover
7
Killdeer
2
Red Knot

Cell 3. Gray plumage, chunky body structure, large size (compared to peeps), and stout bills.

1
Stilt Sandpiper

1 fresh juvenile in cell 3. Long, decurved bill. Long legs. Slender overall. Buffy wash on breast and buffy edging on wing coverts. Fed in deeper water than did the other shorebirds.

1
Sanderling
1
Dunlin

One injured individual (limping). Long, decurved bill and black belly patch evident. Also observed by Marie Ostrander, Rick Brigham, Chace Scholten, and others.

15
Least Sandpiper
20
Semipalmated Sandpiper
1
Short-billed Dowitcher
5
Spotted Sandpiper
4
Greater Yellowlegs
6
Lesser Yellowlegs
2
Scolopacidae sp.

Probable flyby Pectoral Sandpipers.

1
Black-headed Gull

Continuing bird. Also observed by Marie Ostrander, Rick Brigham, Chace Scholten, and others.

80
Ring-billed Gull
10
Herring Gull
100
Caspian Tern
4
Common Tern
2
Forster's Tern
450
Double-crested Cormorant
44
American White Pelican

Counted individually in Cell 3.

20
Great Blue Heron
155
Great Egret
2
Green Heron
4
Black-crowned Night-Heron
1
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron

Continuing bird in Humphries Unit across from Cell 3. Observed also by Marie Ostrander, Rick Brigham, Chace Scholten, and others.

3
Osprey
4
Bald Eagle
2
Purple Martin
4
Tree Swallow
1
Bank Swallow
20
Barn Swallow
20
European Starling
3
House Finch
10
American Goldfinch
2
Savannah Sparrow
2
Song Sparrow
1
Yellow-headed Blackbird

Humphries Unit.

600
Red-winged Blackbird
1
Common Grackle
 

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