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Checklist S23306392

 
Location
Dry Tortugas NP--Garden Key, Monroe County, Florida, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Wed Apr 29, 2015 10:45 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
13
Duration:
4 hour(s)
Distance:
0.5 mile(s)
Observers:
Meg Andrews
Species
63 species total
X
1

Missing most of its tail

60

number may be low. They were dropping out of the sky left and right and were in almost every piece of vegetation on the island.

2

had a good look at them both perched and flying between bushes. No rufous in wings, tail spots smaller that a Yellow-billed Cuckoo, and bill was thin and dark.

1

Spent the entire day perched in a tree near the fountain

1
2
3

So help me, two of these were in trees! Downed by the storm?

7
10
1
6

Found in various areas around the shoreline. Major rain storm all day

20

These arrived in 2 or 3 waves, and were all feeding in "Lake Tortuga" (so they weren't all that solitary this date). Upperside and underwing dark. Tail white except for center. Yellowish legs. White eye ring.

1
1
X
400
50
50
6
30
1
3
3
50
4
1
2
1
3
7
20

FAllout

5
2
1
1
15

Major thrush fallout

12

Major thrush fallout-

4

Major thrush fallout

2

Major thrush fallout

12
1
3
1
4

fallout

20

fallout

5
2
3
3
3
1
3

one appeared to be a "Golden" warbler

1
7
1
12
1

seen well in the camping area. Unexpected in this area. Black cap, throat, "mask", and thick dark streaks along flanks. Very familar with bird at home.

2
1
3
8
35

Fallout. Saw them all perched together in the top of 2 small bushes.

 

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

Yes