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Checklist S25549500

 
Location
Cheyenne Bottoms WA, Barton County, Kansas, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Sun Oct 25, 2015 1:52 PM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
4
Duration:
2 hour(s), 50 minute(s)
Distance:
7.456 mile(s)
Observers:
Brett Sandercock List , David Lautenbach List , Jonathan Lautenbach
Species
55 species (+4 other taxa) total
20
Snow Goose
8400
Greater White-fronted Goose

© Brett Sandercock

70
Canada Goose
1000
Northern Shoveler
1900
Gadwall
1800
American Wigeon
200
Mallard
1200
Northern Pintail
2300
Green-winged Teal
1
Canvasback
140
Redhead
200
Ruddy Duck
4
Pied-billed Grebe
3
Western Grebe
500
American Coot (Red-shielded)
40
Sandhill Crane
1
Black-necked Stilt

Rare. Adult still mostly in breeding plumage, unmistakable

© Brett Sandercock

1200
American Avocet

Abundant. Low estimate

45
Black-bellied Plover
4
American Golden-Plover
40
Black-bellied Plover/golden-plover sp.
30
Killdeer
1
Marbled Godwit

Pics taken

400
Least Sandpiper

Abundant. They were everywhere, this is a low estimate

2200
Long-billed Dowitcher
20
Short-billed/Long-billed Dowitcher
1
Wilson's Phalarope

Pics taken

50
Greater Yellowlegs
20
Lesser Yellowlegs
200
shorebird sp.
1800
Franklin's Gull
400
Ring-billed Gull
1
California Gull

Rare: Pics taken. Appeared to be a second-cycle bird. Bird was only a little bigger than a RBGU and smaller than a HERG. Bird was in a plumage not shown by RBGU. Also when standing next to a RBGU the bird had a different shape. Also the bird had a longer and thinner bill than a RBGU with a greenish yellow base to the bill.

© Jonathan Lautenbach

Average Quality

© Brett Sandercock

© Brett Sandercock

© Brett Sandercock

9
Herring Gull (American)
5
Forster's Tern
1
Common Loon
20
Double-crested Cormorant
800
American White Pelican

© Brett Sandercock

1
American Bittern

© Brett Sandercock

24
Great Blue Heron
1
Great Egret
2
White-faced Ibis
6
Northern Harrier
1
Red-shouldered Hawk

Rare, near campground. Pics obtained. Also we heard it calling, giving off the typical RSHA call. Appeared to be a juv.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1

© Brett Sandercock

© Brett Sandercock

5
Red-tailed Hawk
1
Merlin
5
American Crow
3
Horned Lark
1
Marsh Wren
17
American Pipit
1
Pine Siskin
30
Savannah Sparrow
5
Song Sparrow
8
Yellow-headed Blackbird
40
Western/Eastern Meadowlark
82000
Red-winged Blackbird
12
Common Grackle
38
Great-tailed Grackle
2
House Sparrow
 

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

Yes