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Checklist S24711313

 
Location
Island Beach SP, Ocean County, New Jersey, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Fri Aug 21, 2015 1:20 PM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
2
Duration:
3 hour(s)
Distance:
4.0 mile(s)
Observers:
brian vernachio
Species
29 species (+1 other taxa) total
10
Canada Goose
5
Mourning Dove
15
Black-bellied Plover
2
Semipalmated Plover
1
Whimbrel
1
Marbled Godwit

Contijuing bird? Two tone bill. Pink at base, darker at tip, upturned. Buffy breast,Warm brown overall. Dark mottling on wings. Larger than nearby willets.

45
Sanderling
70
Semipalmated Sandpiper
250
peep sp.
5
Short-billed Dowitcher

calling flick. 3 notes repeated.

1
Greater Yellowlegs
8
Willet
10
Laughing Gull
5
Ring-billed Gull
8
Herring Gull
2
Great Black-backed Gull
5
Caspian Tern
2
Black Tern
8
Common Tern
X
Forster's Tern
42
Royal Tern
1
Sandwich Tern

single bird. Long slender black bill. Larger than Forster's terns nearby. Molting cap. Darker winged and mantled than Forsters Terns. Veiwed from a distance when approaching sandbar. Flew off. did not return.

15
Double-crested Cormorant
2
Brown Pelican
2
Great Egret
2
Snowy Egret
X
Osprey
75
Tree Swallow
3
Gray Catbird
2
Cedar Waxwing
 

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

Yes