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Checklist S24761400

 
Location
Branched Oak SRA, Lancaster County, Nebraska, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Tue Aug 25, 2015 10:10 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
6 hour(s)
Distance:
34.5 mile(s)
Observers:
Larry Einemann
Species
65 species total
4
Mallard
16
Mourning Dove
18
Killdeer
1
Least Sandpiper
2
Spotted Sandpiper
1
Laughing Gull

One seen over past several days by various people. Present at gull beach at BOL.

15
Franklin's Gull
176
Ring-billed Gull
4
Black Tern
7
Forster's Tern
12
Double-crested Cormorant
123
American White Pelican

Large white birds roosting in dense groups on shore, perhaps even more.

17
Great Blue Heron
1
Great Egret
3
Green Heron
5
Turkey Vulture
1
Bald Eagle
1
Red-tailed Hawk
2
Belted Kingfisher
5
Red-headed Woodpecker
2
Red-bellied Woodpecker
4
Downy Woodpecker
3
Northern Flicker
2
Olive-sided Flycatcher
2
Willow Flycatcher
1
Eastern Phoebe
1
Western Kingbird
91
Eastern Kingbird
3
Bell's Vireo
1
Philadelphia Vireo

One present with other vireos and passerines in northwest arm at Area 8. Dark crown, bold white eye stripe and other marks.

9
Warbling Vireo
3
Red-eyed Vireo
9
Blue Jay
5
American Crow
30
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
2
Purple Martin
240
Tree Swallow

Large numbers on wires at several sites.

90
Bank Swallow
51
Barn Swallow
20
Cliff Swallow
1
Cave Swallow

One found with some 15 or so cliff swallows on pavement in Lieber's Point area. Also with bank, northern rough-winged, tree swallows on utility wires and pavement. Pale buffy throat and dark cap compared to nearby cliffs with dark rusty throats. Some 30 feet away.

2
Black-capped Chickadee
1
White-breasted Nuthatch
5
House Wren
6
Eastern Bluebird
10
American Robin
6
Gray Catbird
2
Brown Thrasher
2
European Starling
35
Cedar Waxwing
17
American Goldfinch
12
Chipping Sparrow
2
Field Sparrow
1
Lark Sparrow
2
Bobolink
4
Orchard Oriole
16
Baltimore Oriole
7
Red-winged Blackbird
1
Nashville Warbler
1
Mourning Warbler

1 in dense brush along small stream in Area 8; distinct upper and lower white eye arcs like a MacGillivray's. Was unable to find back as it moved through rough-leaved dogwoods. Mourning warbler most likely.

2
Common Yellowthroat
2
Yellow Warbler
2
Northern Cardinal
1
Rose-breasted Grosbeak
4
Dickcissel
 

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Yes