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Checklist S2229858

 
Location
Caballo Lake SP--Percha Recreation Area, Sierra County, New Mexico, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Sat Sep 12, 1992 7:15 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
4
Duration:
4 hour(s), 15 minute(s)
Distance:
1.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Christopher Rustay
Comments:
N/A
Species
63 species (+1 other taxa) total
40
13
Mallard/Mexican Duck
16
1
2

Black-chinned Hummingbird - an apparent female flew up uo a begging but fledged juvenile bird and fed it. Isn''t this a bit late?

Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
1
2

These two in a marshy area just N. of picnic grounds.

3
2
5
41
12
2
2
1
1
1

Barn Owl - roosting in trees near the entrance

1

Great Horned Owl - when we approached this bird too closely it flew off, dropped the carcass of what appeared to be a raven or crow! However, since it had already eaten the head and neck we couldn''t be sure which species.

1
2
2
4
1
1
1
7
4
20
5
3

Red-breasted Nuthatch - Again, these birds are low. There seems to be a major dispersal that started this summer and is in full swing now.

1
1
3
3
1
5
17
11
6
1
2
3
1
50
2
200
2
2
19

Orange-crowned Warbler - seems a very large number for so early in the season.

1
1

Nashville Warbler - White eyering. Brownish olive head and upperparts; no wing bars. Yellow throat, breast and undertail coverts

5
6
7
5
4
1

Blackpoll Warbler - Light olive on head and back, darker gray wings with 2 white wingbars. Yellowish on throat and brast and white on belly and undertail coverts. Darker but dull streaks on sides. Pink legs showed clearly in morning light. White spots underneath tail did not reach more than halfway up the tail towards base.

6
8
115
2
3
1
10
 

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

Yes