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Checklist S20394806

 
Location
Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge, Kent County, Delaware, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Fri Oct 31, 2014 12:43 PM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
4 hour(s), 42 minute(s)
Distance:
10.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Jim Austin-Cole
Comments:

Submitted from BirdLog NA for iOS, version 1.8
Species
57 species (+2 other taxa) total
1500
Snow Goose
X
Canada Goose
1
Tundra Swan

Bear Swamp

6
Wood Duck
X
Northern Shoveler
X
American Wigeon
X
Mallard
X
American Black Duck
X
Northern Pintail
X
Green-winged Teal (American)
X
Ruddy Duck
2
duck sp.

Sleeping with their bills tucked; dark roundish heads; yellowish golden eyes; mottled body; near GWTeal but little larger I think

12
Mourning Dove
1
American Coot (Red-shielded)
20
American Avocet
X
Black-bellied Plover
20
Marbled Godwit

Estimated as they flew by my truck and into the back of Shearness Pool. Good size shorebirds with long slightly up curved bills, rich cinnamon color above and Buffy below; about the size of the nearby Avocets

X
Stilt Sandpiper

I believe a few mixed in with a group of Lesser Yellowlegs in the shallow area of Sheerness Pool by the last turn on way to Bear Swamp part of refuge

X
Dunlin
X
Semipalmated/Western Sandpiper

Small peeps compared to Dunlin

X
Short-billed Dowitcher
X
Long-billed Dowitcher
X
Greater Yellowlegs
X
Lesser Yellowlegs
1
Ring-billed Gull
1
Double-crested Cormorant
1
American Bittern

Bear Swamp
American Bittern at Bombay Hook NWR

13
Great Blue Heron
3
Great Egret
2
Snowy Egret
6
Turkey Vulture
7
Northern Harrier
2
Bald Eagle
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 2
1
Red-tailed Hawk (borealis)
1
Belted Kingfisher
6
Red-bellied Woodpecker
1
Downy Woodpecker
4
Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted)
4
Eastern Phoebe
6
Blue Jay
1
Carolina Chickadee
3
Carolina Wren
10
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
2
Gray Catbird
1
Northern Mockingbird
X
European Starling
16
American Goldfinch
2
Chipping Sparrow
100
Dark-eyed Junco (Slate-colored)
X
White-throated Sparrow
5
Savannah Sparrow (Savannah)
X
Song Sparrow
1
Lincoln's Sparrow
X
Swamp Sparrow
X
Red-winged Blackbird
X
Brown-headed Cowbird
X
Common Grackle
6
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle)
X
House Sparrow
 

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

Yes