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Checklist S20297369

 
Location
Gulf Islands National Seashore--Fort Pickens, Escambia County, Florida, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Wed Oct 15, 2014 6:30 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
2
Duration:
8 hour(s)
Distance:
9.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Brenda Callaway
Species
51 species total
1
Common Ground-Dove
6
White-winged Dove
8
Mourning Dove
14
Yellow-billed Cuckoo
1
Chuck-will's-widow

The large bird was flushed from the ground. Had a very brown tone. Larger than Eastern Whip-poor-will.

1
Virginia Rail
1
American Coot (Red-shielded)
6
Killdeer
8
Ruddy Turnstone
35
Sanderling
24
Willet
12
Laughing Gull
4
Forster's Tern
5
Sandwich Tern
60
Brown Pelican
9
Great Blue Heron
1
Snowy Egret
7
Osprey
1
Cooper's Hawk
2
Merlin
2
Eastern Wood-Pewee
15
Eastern Phoebe
1
Ash-throated Flycatcher

Bird had rufous in the wings and tail. yellow wash to underside, less than that of the Great Crested. Also bill was smaller than Great crested. Observed at Battery Langdon.

5
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher
2
Loggerhead Shrike
1
White-eyed Vireo
2
Barn Swallow
4
Carolina Chickadee
3
House Wren
1
Sedge Wren
7
Marsh Wren
4
Carolina Wren
1
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
1
Hermit Thrush

Rurous tail, some rufous in wings. Constantly flicking wings and raising tail. Also at Battey Langdon.

30
Gray Catbird
7
Brown Thrasher
28
Northern Mockingbird
14
House Finch
6
Swamp Sparrow
23
Eastern Towhee
1
Eastern Meadowlark
50
Red-winged Blackbird
3
Black-and-white Warbler
4
Common Yellowthroat
1
American Redstart
1
Magnolia Warbler
35
Palm Warbler
8
Northern Cardinal
2
Rose-breasted Grosbeak
24
Indigo Bunting
12
House Sparrow
 

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

Yes