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Checklist S25075692

 
Location
Dry Tortugas NP--Garden Key, Monroe County, Florida, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Fri Sep 11, 2015 10:00 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
2
Duration:
5 hour(s)
Distance:
1.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Benjamin Griffith , Lauren Kras List
Comments:
N/A
Species
44 species (+1 other taxa) total
6
Eurasian Collared-Dove
2
Mourning Dove
1
Whimbrel
20
Ruddy Turnstone

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15
Laughing Gull
5
Brown Noddy

Yawn....
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30
Sandwich Tern
80
Magnificent Frigatebird

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1
Masked Booby
7
Brown Booby
5
Double-crested Cormorant
20
Brown Pelican
1
Great Egret
1
Tricolored Heron
4
Cattle Egret
1
Green Heron
1
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron

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1
White Ibis

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1
Glossy Ibis

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1
Peregrine Falcon
2
Eastern Wood-Pewee

Adult and Juvenile

47
Eastern Kingbird

Count of birds in flight in view at once. Likely low.

1
Red-eyed Vireo
2
Purple Martin
2
Bank Swallow
30
Barn Swallow

Good group of Swallows Surrounding Fort

1
Cave Swallow
1
Catharus sp.

Seen in flight only, and only briefly

2
Baltimore Oriole
1
Red-winged Blackbird
1
Bronzed Cowbird

Not a stereotypical BRCO, but feel good about the ID, based on:
- size relative to BHCO
- bill size and shape
- reddish brown eye

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Cowbirds

1
Brown-headed Cowbird

Perhaps more likely than SHCO at this date? In any case, looks to be a "classic" juv BHCO with buff edged feathers, distinct streaks and a deep bill

Cowbirds

6
Ovenbird

Scatted around Fort and outside

1
Worm-eating Warbler
4
Black-and-white Warbler

3 in view at once, one outside fort considered separate

1
Prothonotary Warbler
1
Nashville Warbler

Seen well, but briefly. Small pointed bill, gray head, whie eye ring, unstreaked yellow underparts, white underail coverts

2
Common Yellowthroat

Black-faced HY male, and female type

2
Hooded Warbler

2 duller (HY male or (A)HY Female) birds, but 1 with some black on face

7
Northern Parula
1
Magnolia Warbler

Seen well once, briefly a second time. Gray back, yellow underparts, white eye ring, diagnostic white band on tail seen.

4
Yellow Warbler

Different plumages counted as separate individuals. Likely many more, rather ubiquitous.

2
Black-throated Blue Warbler
25
Prairie Warbler

Numerous birds throughout island. Easily 2 PRAW for every 1 other warbler present on the island

1
Rose-breasted Grosbeak

Female-type. Big finch-like bill, streaked breast, Purple-finch like face pattern, pinkish underwings.

Additional species seen by Lauren Kras:
1
Yellow-breasted Chat
1
Kentucky Warbler
 

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

Yes