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Checklist S20209558

 
Location
Monhegan Island, Lincoln County, Maine, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Fri Oct 10, 2014 6:00 AM 🌙 Nocturnal
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
3
Duration:
6 hour(s), 10 minute(s)
Distance:
4.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Jeremiah Trimble
Species
96 species (+1 other taxa) total
8
Wood Duck
2
Blue-winged Teal

Offshore flybys

3
Mallard
16
Common Eider (Dresser's)
2
White-winged Scoter
5
Black Scoter
1
Red-breasted Merganser

Female fly by Nye duck

2
Ring-necked Pheasant
2
Mourning Dove
1
Wilson's Snipe
1
Greater Yellowlegs
4
Black Guillemot
2
Laughing Gull
3
Ring-billed Gull
145
Herring Gull (American)
80
Great Black-backed Gull
2
Common Loon
5
Great Shearwater
20
Northern Gannet
90
Double-crested Cormorant
1
Great Blue Heron
1
Osprey
2
Northern Harrier
4
Sharp-shinned Hawk
2
Bald Eagle

Adults

9
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
3
Red-bellied Woodpecker
2
Downy Woodpecker
22
Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted)
4
Merlin
6
Peregrine Falcon
1
Eastern Wood-Pewee
5
Eastern Phoebe
4
Blue-headed Vireo
1
Cassin's/Blue-headed Vireo

Of course likely a very drab BHVI; did not get great looks at tertials and bird showed little contrast in malar and between back and head coloration

1
Philadelphia Vireo
2
Red-eyed Vireo
85
Blue Jay
7
American Crow
3
Common Raven
10
Horned Lark

Single flock departing LC early am

27
Black-capped Chickadee
10
Red-breasted Nuthatch
2
White-breasted Nuthatch
4
Brown Creeper
1
Winter Wren
1
Sedge Wren

Very rare: first heard incessantly calling in marsh at LC; later seen briefly in grass and in flight several times;

2
Marsh Wren
4
Carolina Wren
4
Golden-crowned Kinglet
2
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
2
Hermit Thrush
13
American Robin
10
Gray Catbird
1
Brown Thrasher
1
Northern Mockingbird
12
European Starling
4
American Pipit
115
Cedar Waxwing

At least

8
Purple Finch
417
Pine Siskin

Minimum; only tried to count in early am; many flocks later maybe additional;

23
American Goldfinch
2
Lapland Longspur

Early? flybys near school after dawn

11
Chipping Sparrow
3
Clay-colored Sparrow
4
Field Sparrow
2
Lark Sparrow

1 behind school, 1 at yew

8
Dark-eyed Junco (Slate-colored)
7
White-crowned Sparrow (leucophrys)
33
White-throated Sparrow
1
Seaside Sparrow

Continuing juv; LC

6
Savannah Sparrow (Savannah)
21
Song Sparrow
4
Lincoln's Sparrow
19
Swamp Sparrow
3
Eastern Towhee
2
Baltimore Oriole
3
Rusty Blackbird
10
Common Grackle
1
Tennessee Warbler
3
Orange-crowned Warbler

Scattered. Including in yard

2
Nashville Warbler
13
Common Yellowthroat

All over island

1
Hooded Warbler

Rare: adult female calling; seen well; TY

3
Cape May Warbler
1
Northern Parula
9
Blackpoll Warbler
3
Black-throated Blue Warbler
11
Palm Warbler (Western)
6
Pine Warbler

4 males, 2 females

82
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle)
1
Prairie Warbler

Continuing

6
Black-throated Green Warbler
1
Wilson's Warbler
4
Northern Cardinal
6
Indigo Bunting

4 together near MB

8
Dickcissel

Including flock of 4 departing LC early

 

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

Yes