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Checklist S20203828

 
Location
Monhegan Island, Lincoln County, Maine, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Mon Oct 06, 2014 6:09 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
4
Duration:
6 hour(s), 20 minute(s)
Distance:
2.7 mile(s)
Observers:
Blair Nikula List , Jeremiah Trimble , Ryan Merrill List , Ryan Schain List
Species
88 species (+4 other taxa) total
1
Wood Duck
8
Mallard
3
Common Eider (Dresser's)
10
Surf/Black Scoter
2
Ring-necked Pheasant
2
Horned Grebe

Early morning; flybys at LC;

6
Mourning Dove
1
Pectoral Sandpiper

Early morning; on two occasions flying around LC calling

1
Wilson's Snipe
1
Greater Yellowlegs
1
jaeger sp.
5
Black Guillemot
40
Herring Gull (American)
25
Great Black-backed Gull
3
Common Loon
15
Northern Gannet
1
Great Cormorant

Imm Nye duck

91
Double-crested Cormorant
3
Sharp-shinned Hawk
2
Bald Eagle
5
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
3
Red-bellied Woodpecker
2
Downy Woodpecker
10
Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted)
2
American Kestrel
3
Merlin
8
Peregrine Falcon
1
Eastern Wood-Pewee
2
Eastern Phoebe
7
Blue-headed Vireo
1
Philadelphia Vireo
1
Warbling Vireo

Unusual: seen well near road from dock; giving partial song;

6
Red-eyed Vireo
47
Blue Jay
5
American Crow
2
Common Raven
14
Black-capped Chickadee
4
Red-breasted Nuthatch
2
Brown Creeper
1
Marsh Wren
5
Carolina Wren
7
Golden-crowned Kinglet
9
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
1
Eastern Bluebird
2
Swainson's Thrush

Calling nocturnal

3
American Robin
3
Gray Catbird
2
Brown Thrasher
1
Northern Mockingbird
18
European Starling
2
American Pipit
59
Cedar Waxwing
19
Purple Finch
176
Pine Siskin

Many large flocks early

8
American Goldfinch
1
Grasshopper Sparrow

Unusual: photos; at LC; at one point seen in small spruce with Seaside Sparrow!; photos

© Jeremiah Trimble

Average Quality
4
Chipping Sparrow
2
Clay-colored Sparrow
5
Dark-eyed Junco (Slate-colored)
1
White-crowned Sparrow
2
White-crowned Sparrow (leucophrys)
23
White-throated Sparrow
1
Seaside Sparrow

Very Rare: photos; juv; in LC; personal first for island; later got all birders on it (DH et al)

© Jeremiah Trimble

Average Quality

© Jeremiah Trimble

Average Quality
1
Savannah Sparrow (Savannah)
15
Song Sparrow (melodia/atlantica)
2
Lincoln's Sparrow
11
Swamp Sparrow
4
Eastern Towhee
11
Bobolink

Several small flocks flying around early;

17
Baltimore Oriole

High Count; one flock of 16! Probably more overall; conservative

7
Common Grackle
2
Tennessee Warbler
1
Orange-crowned Warbler
1
Nashville Warbler
4
Common Yellowthroat
2
American Redstart
1
Cape May Warbler
3
Northern Parula
1
Bay-breasted Warbler
11
Blackpoll Warbler
5
Black-throated Blue Warbler
3
Palm Warbler
6
Palm Warbler (Western)
2
Pine Warbler
149
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle)
1
Prairie Warbler
3
Black-throated Green Warbler
4
Wilson's Warbler
2
Scarlet Tanager
4
Northern Cardinal
11
Indigo Bunting

High count: inc 7 in one flock

2
Dickcissel
 

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

Yes