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Checklist S28472794

 
Location
Farmington Bay WMA, Davis County, Utah, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Sun Mar 20, 2016 11:30 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
5 hour(s), 15 minute(s)
Distance:
3.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Kendall Watkins
Species
49 species (+2 other taxa) total
75
Canada Goose
240
Tundra Swan
40
Cinnamon Teal
1050
Northern Shoveler
600
Gadwall
1
Eurasian Wigeon

Striking male. Pretty sure it's a different bird than the one I saw last week. This one was on the far north west end of Unit 1. Rich, cinnamon-colored head with creamy stripe down the middle. Reddish wash on breast with an overall gray body and large white patches on the wings and flanks. Pics

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female
Sex Unknown
1200
American Wigeon
48
Mallard
380
Northern Pintail
950
Green-winged Teal (American)
125
Canvasback
45
Redhead
55
Lesser Scaup
85
Bufflehead
2
Common Merganser
1
Red-breasted Merganser
230
Ruddy Duck
300
duck sp.
4
Pied-billed Grebe
8
Western Grebe
10
Clark's Grebe
4
Western/Clark's Grebe
2
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)
1
Eurasian Collared-Dove
3000
American Coot (Red-shielded)

Huge amounts

16
Sandhill Crane
2
Black-necked Stilt

One seen resting with a couple Avocets. The other was feeding a little farther east along the shoreline. Both were in Unit 1 on the far northwest side.

26
American Avocet
12
Killdeer
50
Ring-billed Gull
450
California Gull
7
Herring Gull

Three on the entrance pond and four on the water to the west of the owl bridge.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 3 4
35
Double-crested Cormorant
140
American White Pelican
26
Great Blue Heron

Including the rookery by Glover's Lane.

8
Northern Harrier
1
Bald Eagle

One immature bird flew over me heading south at the four-way stop.

3
Red-tailed Hawk
1
Short-eared Owl

Accidentally flushed from the grass close to the road. Flew out to the west and landed again 100 yards out.

1
American Kestrel
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female
Sex Unknown
2
Common Raven
3
Horned Lark
2
Marsh Wren
1
American Robin
130
European Starling
1
House Finch
1
Dark-eyed Junco (Pink-sided)
8
Song Sparrow
1
Western Meadowlark
32
Red-winged Blackbird
10
House Sparrow
 

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

Yes