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Checklist S24660885

 
Location
Gulf Islands National Seashore--Fort Pickens, Escambia County, Florida, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Sun Aug 16, 2015 7:00 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
5 hour(s)
Distance:
8.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Daniel Stangeland
Species
31 species (+2 other taxa) total
X
Mourning Dove
4
Common Nighthawk
1
Snowy Plover
8
Ruddy Turnstone
X
Sanderling
1
Short-billed/Long-billed Dowitcher
1
Spotted Sandpiper
X
Willet
X
Laughing Gull
2
Herring Gull
X
Least Tern
5
Black Tern
7
Royal Tern
2
Sandwich Tern
8
Common Loon

7 nonbreeding plumage and 1 breeding plumage. One sitting onshore, 6 grouped together in the sound and a single bird spotted in another location. Scoped.

5
shearwater sp.

Scoped way off shore. Distinct shearwater flight pattern. Too far out to identify. Strong south winds with storms coming in off the gulf.

2
Northern Gannet
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1 1
4
Brown Pelican
7
Great Blue Heron
1
Snowy Egret
1
Green Heron
1
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1
X
Osprey
1
Carolina Chickadee
2
Carolina Wren
4
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
X
Northern Mockingbird
7
House Finch
X
Eastern Towhee
X
Red-winged Blackbird
1
American Redstart
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female 1
Sex Unknown
7
Prairie Warbler
X
Northern Cardinal
 

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

Yes