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Checklist S27293938

 
Location
Gilsland Farm Audubon Center, Cumberland County, Maine, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Thu Feb 04, 2016 8:00 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
5
Duration:
2 hour(s)
Distance:
1.5 mile(s)
Observers:
Doug Hitchcox
Comments:
Maine Audubon's Weekly Bird Walk | overcast and gray but unseasonably warm; 47F. Only around 5% ground cover, if that. Fairly high tide.
Species
27 species (+1 other taxa) total
35
Canada Goose

5 feeding in the west meadow (not typical in Feb) with 30+ on the edge of the north meadow marsh

40
Mallard
5
American Black Duck
3
Mallard x American Black Duck (hybrid)
60
Bufflehead
3
Red-breasted Merganser
5
Wild Turkey

rare in Feb at this site; foraging along the marsh

7
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)
3
Mourning Dove
15
Ring-billed Gull
20
Herring Gull (American)
1
Common Loon
1
Great Cormorant

rare at this location | adult flying up river; seen from the west meadow south blind

1
Red-tailed Hawk

continuing immature bird

1
Red-bellied Woodpecker
2
Downy Woodpecker
1
Hairy Woodpecker
12
American Crow
5
Black-capped Chickadee
2
Tufted Titmouse
1
White-breasted Nuthatch
60
American Robin

no Redwing... yet

36
Cedar Waxwing

only seemed like 12 or so feeding near the blind but a later flock of roughly 3 dozen flew over

30
House Finch
10
American Goldfinch
6
American Tree Sparrow

near the feeders

3
Northern Cardinal
10
House Sparrow
 

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