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Checklist S20178801

 
Location
Branched Oak SRA, Lancaster County, Nebraska, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Wed Oct 01, 2014 2:55 PM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
2 hour(s), 30 minute(s)
Distance:
27.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Larry Einemann
Species
34 species total
12
Canada Goose
42
Pied-billed Grebe
206
American Coot (Red-shielded)
1
Black-bellied Plover
3
Spotted Sandpiper

With the use of a scope, rocky edges of the lake were scanned. The bobbing walk and plumage pattern were used to identify these sandpipers.

1
Sabine's Gull
267
Franklin's Gull
118
Ring-billed Gull
15
Forster's Tern

Groups of these terns were found at several locations around the lake with 11 found with gulls at swimming beach at Lieber's Point.

180
Double-crested Cormorant
7
American White Pelican
13
Great Blue Heron
10
Great Egret
1
Snowy Egret

Beak & leg color, all white, yellow lores and size were used to identify this egret. It was found in southwest arm of the lake.

1
Little Blue Heron

An immature was found in the northwest arm of the lake. A scope was used to identify the immature egret. Bill and leg color and xize comparison were used to identify this species.

2
Cattle Egret
2
Turkey Vulture
1
Osprey
1
Red-tailed Hawk
2
Belted Kingfisher
1
Downy Woodpecker
1
Northern Flicker
1
Eastern Phoebe
1
Blue Jay
5
American Crow
3
White-breasted Nuthatch
5
Eastern Bluebird
4
American Robin
1
Gray Catbird
3
American Goldfinch
1
Tennessee Warbler
1
Nashville Warbler
5
Yellow-rumped Warbler
30
House Sparrow
 

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

Yes