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Checklist S28988478

 
Location
Anahuac NWR (UTC 049), Chambers County, Texas, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Sat Apr 16, 2016 2:23 PM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
1 hour(s), 49 minute(s)
Distance:
25.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Andrew Orgill
Comments:

Submitted from eBird Android 1.0.2
Species
41 species (+4 other taxa) total
14
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck
9
Fulvous Whistling-Duck
13
Blue-winged Teal
3
Northern Shoveler
6
Mottled Duck
Breeding Code
P Pair in Suitable Habitat (Probable)
3
Pied-billed Grebe
2
Mourning Dove
1
large rail sp.

Initial thought was Black Rail, standing on roadside on road to Frozen Point and flushed into grass quickly to not be seen again; seemed very 'fluffy' in appearance and more likely a nestling Clapper or King

Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
18
Common Gallinule
161
American Coot (Red-shielded)

several fairly large rafts

4
Purple Gallinule
3
Black-necked Stilt
3
Killdeer
1
Whimbrel

Flyover at Frozen Point

2
Laughing Gull
5
Caspian Tern
2
Black Tern
2
Forster's Tern
15
Neotropic Cormorant
1
Great Blue Heron
7
Great Egret
3
Snowy Egret
1
Little Blue Heron

adult

7
Tricolored Heron
Breeding Code
C Courtship, Display, or Copulation (Probable)
24
Cattle Egret
2
Black-crowned Night-Heron

1 adult, 1 juvenile

4
White Ibis
2
White-faced Ibis
26
Glossy/White-faced Ibis
Breeding Code
CN Carrying Nesting Material (Confirmed)
3
Roseate Spoonbill
7
Black Vulture
9
Turkey Vulture
1
Northern Harrier

male, watched him catch a rodent alongside the road at Frozen Point

4
Eastern Kingbird
1
Loggerhead Shrike
5
Barn Swallow
15
Marsh Wren
5
Northern Mockingbird
13
European Starling
14
Savannah Sparrow
7
Western/Eastern Meadowlark
65
Red-winged Blackbird
22
Boat-tailed Grackle
1
Great-tailed Grackle
34
Boat-tailed/Great-tailed Grackle
 

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

Yes