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Checklist S19720995

 
Location
Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge, Kent County, Delaware, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Thu Sep 04, 2014 1:43 PM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
1 hour(s), 31 minute(s)
Distance:
5.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Holly Merker
Comments:
Hit this at low-tide, so most shorebirds were scattered at Leatherberry Flats. Did not see HUGO. Raymond was an empty parking lot.
Submitted from BirdLog NA for iOS, version 1.6.1
Species
40 species (+6 other taxa) total
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Canada Goose
13
Blue-winged Teal
20
Northern Shoveler

Leatherberry Flats

500
Mallard

Leatherberry Flats. Impressive numbers

21
American Black Duck

Leatherberry Flats

3
Mallard/American Black Duck

Females types

16
Green-winged Teal
100
duck sp.

Too distant to ID in bad light

2
Mourning Dove
1
Clapper Rail
75
American Avocet

Lower number than usual. All in Leatherberry Flats. One group feeding together in a running herd

5
Black-bellied Plover

Leatherberry Flats

100
Semipalmated Plover

Estimate

2
Marbled Godwit

Leatherberry Flats- both actively feeding solo

1
Stilt Sandpiper
50
Least Sandpiper
25
Short-billed Dowitcher
2
Greater Yellowlegs
25
Lesser Yellowlegs
50
Greater/Lesser Yellowlegs
75
Laughing Gull
11
Herring Gull
25
Caspian Tern

Estimate. One juv with skinny fish being chased by a LAGU

20
Forster's Tern

Estimate

40
Double-crested Cormorant
8
Great Blue Heron
15
Great Egret
10
Snowy Egret
10
white egret sp.
10
Glossy Ibis
1
Glossy/White-faced Ibis

Too distant to discern species. Probably GLIB

2
Turkey Vulture
1
Osprey
2
Bald Eagle
1
Red-bellied Woodpecker
5
Blue Jay
25
swallow sp.
1
Tufted Titmouse
2
American Robin
25
European Starling
2
Cedar Waxwing
4
American Goldfinch
7
Bobolink
4
Red-winged Blackbird
2
Blue Grosbeak
1
House Sparrow
 

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