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Checklist S23313339

 
Location
Pte. Mouillee SGA, Monroe County, Michigan, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Fri May 08, 2015 8:30 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
4 hour(s)
Distance:
16.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Andy Dettling , Andy Dettling BGBY List
Species
87 species (+1 other taxa) total
30
Canada Goose
40
Mute Swan
1
Wood Duck
20
Blue-winged Teal
1
Gadwall
2
American Wigeon
20
Mallard
1
American Black Duck
25
Redhead

Lingering in Vermet Unit

100
Greater/Lesser Scaup
1
Common Merganser
50
Ruddy Duck
15
Pied-billed Grebe
1
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)
1
Mourning Dove
1
Chimney Swift
6
Common Gallinule
120
American Coot (Red-shielded)

Many scattered all over

2
Black-bellied Plover
59
American Golden-Plover

Breeding plumage in cell 3

9
Killdeer
600
Dunlin
35
Least Sandpiper
1
Western Sandpiper

Continuing bird in NE corner of Long Pond with Dunlin and least. Perfectly marked bird and good size comparison. Nice rusty patch behind the eye, larger than least, smaller than Dunlin and longer dropping bill, black legs.

8
Spotted Sandpiper
1
Solitary Sandpiper
1
Greater Yellowlegs
29
Willet

Careful count in Nelson

5
Lesser Yellowlegs
10
Bonaparte's Gull
15
Ring-billed Gull
20
Herring Gull
79
Caspian Tern
1
Black Tern

Flying up the river

40
Forster's Tern
18
Double-crested Cormorant
16
American White Pelican

In flight

10
Great Blue Heron
8
Great Egret
3
Osprey
2
Bald Eagle
1
Red-tailed Hawk (borealis)
1
Northern Flicker
3
Warbling Vireo
1
Horned Lark
8
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
2
Purple Martin
10
Tree Swallow
20
Barn Swallow
1
Black-capped Chickadee
1
House Wren
5
Marsh Wren
1
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
1
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
1
Swainson's Thrush
7
American Robin
4
Gray Catbird
1
Brown Thrasher
15
European Starling
5
American Goldfinch
1
Chipping Sparrow
6
White-crowned Sparrow
2
Savannah Sparrow
3
Song Sparrow
2
Lincoln's Sparrow
1
Swamp Sparrow
2
Yellow-headed Blackbird

On territory in long pond and another along the center dike.

1
Eastern Meadowlark
1
Orchard Oriole
6
Baltimore Oriole
30
Red-winged Blackbird
2
Brown-headed Cowbird
10
Common Grackle
1
Ovenbird
1
Northern Waterthrush
1
Nashville Warbler
6
Common Yellowthroat
1
Northern Parula
1
Magnolia Warbler
1
Blackburnian Warbler
40
Yellow Warbler
2
Chestnut-sided Warbler
1
Black-throated Blue Warbler
2
Palm Warbler
4
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle)
1
Black-throated Green Warbler
2
Northern Cardinal
1
Indigo Bunting
 

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

Yes