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Checklist S20850566

 
Location
Everglades NP--Flamingo, Monroe County, Florida, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Mon Dec 08, 2014 12:15 PM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
3
Duration:
7 hour(s)
Distance:
2.5 mile(s)
Observers:
Doug Gochfeld List , Glen Davis , Tom Johnson List
Species
76 species (+3 other taxa) total
1
White-crowned Pigeon
1
Chuck-will's-widow
3
Clapper Rail

*sounded standard for Clappers; rapid chugging grunt series

1
Virginia Rail

*heard grunting series 2x from the Juncus marsh along the coastal prairie trail

2
Sora
14
Black Rail

Known population; conservative count of vocalizing birds; 3 brief sightings

1
Black-bellied Plover
1
Killdeer
1
Marbled Godwit
150
peep sp.

Maybe true peeps and possibly Dunlin? This entry = Calidris sp.

1
Wilson's Snipe
12
Greater Yellowlegs
100
Willet (Western)
5
Lesser Yellowlegs
80
Laughing Gull
2
Ring-billed Gull
1
Lesser Black-backed Gull

adult

1
Gull-billed Tern
11
Caspian Tern
6
Forster's Tern
20
Royal Tern
7
Black Skimmer
16
Wood Stork
40
Double-crested Cormorant
285
American White Pelican
60
Brown Pelican
5
Great Blue Heron (Blue form)
18
Great Blue Heron (White form)
1
Great Blue Heron (Wurdemann's)
260
Great Egret
200
Snowy Egret
45
Little Blue Heron
6
Tricolored Heron
2
Reddish Egret
6
Cattle Egret
285
White Ibis
4
Roseate Spoonbill
18
Black Vulture
35
Turkey Vulture
15
Osprey
3
Northern Harrier
1
Bald Eagle
4
Red-shouldered Hawk
1
Short-tailed Hawk
1
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
2
Red-bellied Woodpecker
1
Pileated Woodpecker
2
American Kestrel
2
Peregrine Falcon
2
Eastern Phoebe
2
Great Crested Flycatcher
13
American Crow
2
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
300
Tree Swallow
15
Barn Swallow

Small groups; this feels conservative to me (TBJ)

1
Cliff Swallow

*rare in winter; pale-rumped Petrochelidon with dark throat; over coastal prairie trail with TRES flock; no photos

2
Cave Swallow
5
House Wren
8
Sedge Wren
10
Marsh Wren
1
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
2
Gray Catbird
1
Northern Mockingbird
2
European Starling
1
Clay-colored Sparrow

Flew in calling; perched in salicornia briefly, then flew off

10
Nelson's Sparrow
10
Savannah Sparrow
12
Swamp Sparrow
3
Eastern Meadowlark
40
Red-winged Blackbird
25
Common Grackle
1
Northern Waterthrush
2
Black-and-white Warbler
1
Orange-crowned Warbler
20
Common Yellowthroat
12
Palm Warbler (Western)
25
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle)
2
Prairie Warbler
2
Northern Cardinal
 

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

Yes