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Checklist S23603492

 
Location
Prime Hook NWR, Sussex County, Delaware, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Sat May 23, 2015 7:00 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
13 hour(s)
Distance:
13.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Keith Maley
Species
112 species total
11
Canada Goose
4
Wood Duck
5
Northern Shoveler
14
Gadwall
1
American Wigeon

white forehead with green extending back from the eye, white patch on rump. In mixed flock off of Black Farm Trail.

25
Mallard
28
American Black Duck
1
Northern Pintail

Long necked duck w/ white throat wrapping around brown head, with long, pointed tail. In mixed duck flock off Black Farm Trail.

1
Red-breasted Merganser
1
Ruddy Duck
1
Horned Grebe

Continuing bird off the North side of the observation platform at the end of Dike Trail.

5
Mourning Dove
1
Yellow-billed Cuckoo
1
Common Nighthawk

Circling and vocalizing over Turkle Pond prior to sunset.

8
Chimney Swift
3
Clapper Rail
8
Black-necked Stilt
1
American Oystercatcher
42
Black-bellied Plover
33
Semipalmated Plover
2
Killdeer
340
Ruddy Turnstone
3
Red Knot
36
Sanderling
120
Dunlin
70
Least Sandpiper
20
Semipalmated Sandpiper
55
Short-billed Dowitcher
1
Wilson's Phalarope

Phalarope swimming with Greater Yellowlegs off Black Farm Trail by the bench. Light underparts with black stripe down each side of the neck transitioning to red, with a white cap and thin white back of neck.

4
Spotted Sandpiper
46
Greater Yellowlegs
4
Willet
13
Lesser Yellowlegs
3
Bonaparte's Gull
37
Laughing Gull
2
Ring-billed Gull
8
Herring Gull
1
Great Black-backed Gull
5
Least Tern
19
Forster's Tern
27
Black Skimmer
35
Double-crested Cormorant
10
American White Pelican

Continuing on Fowler Beach Road

18
Great Blue Heron
26
Great Egret
45
Snowy Egret
2
Green Heron
1
Black Vulture
16
Turkey Vulture
15
Osprey
1
Cooper's Hawk
3
Bald Eagle
1
Red-tailed Hawk
3
Red-bellied Woodpecker
2
Downy Woodpecker
2
Hairy Woodpecker
1
Pileated Woodpecker
2
Northern Flicker
7
Eastern Wood-Pewee
2
Acadian Flycatcher
2
Willow Flycatcher
2
Eastern Phoebe
21
Great Crested Flycatcher
3
Eastern Kingbird
2
White-eyed Vireo
4
Red-eyed Vireo
8
Blue Jay
2
American Crow
5
Fish Crow
17
Purple Martin
22
Tree Swallow
8
Barn Swallow
7
Carolina Chickadee
5
Tufted Titmouse
2
House Wren
3
Carolina Wren
5
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
3
Eastern Bluebird
1
Gray-cheeked Thrush
1
Swainson's Thrush
9
American Robin
10
Gray Catbird
2
Brown Thrasher
3
Northern Mockingbird
15
European Starling
48
Cedar Waxwing
3
House Finch
4
American Goldfinch
5
Chipping Sparrow
5
Field Sparrow
3
Seaside Sparrow
2
Song Sparrow
4
Eastern Towhee
2
Yellow-breasted Chat
6
Orchard Oriole
65
Red-winged Blackbird
4
Brown-headed Cowbird
120
Common Grackle
3
Ovenbird
17
Common Yellowthroat
1
American Redstart
5
Magnolia Warbler
3
Yellow Warbler
1
Chestnut-sided Warbler
6
Blackpoll Warbler
1
Pine Warbler
1
Prairie Warbler
1
Scarlet Tanager
14
Northern Cardinal
16
Blue Grosbeak
18
Indigo Bunting
2
House Sparrow
 

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