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Checklist S29662950

 
Location
Island Beach SP, Ocean County, New Jersey, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Sat May 14, 2016 5:20 AM
Protocol:
Stationary
Party Size:
3
Duration:
11 hour(s)
Observers:
Al Della Bella List , Shawn Wainwright
Comments:
Results from Team #1 in the 1st Annual Ocean County Big Day Bird Count
Species
112 species (+2 other taxa) total
89
Brant
4
Canada Goose
8
Mute Swan
7
Mallard
1
Long-tailed Duck
2
Red-breasted Merganser
7
Mourning Dove
3
Yellow-billed Cuckoo
5
Chimney Swift
3
Ruby-throated Hummingbird
1
Clapper Rail
7
American Oystercatcher
18
Black-bellied Plover
15
Semipalmated Plover
1
Killdeer
2
Ruddy Turnstone
11
Sanderling
800
Dunlin
6
Least Sandpiper
8
Semipalmated Sandpiper
2
Short-billed Dowitcher
8
Spotted Sandpiper
2
Greater Yellowlegs
4
Willet
3
Lesser Yellowlegs
47
Laughing Gull
1
Ring-billed Gull
84
Herring Gull
30
Great Black-backed Gull
4
Common Tern
22
Forster's Tern
4
Common Loon
3
Northern Gannet
369
Double-crested Cormorant
2
Great Blue Heron
14
Great Egret
4
Snowy Egret
4
Little Blue Heron
2
Tricolored Heron
2
Green Heron
1
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron
180
Glossy Ibis
59
Osprey

Actual count!

1
Belted Kingfisher
1
Red-bellied Woodpecker
1
Peregrine Falcon
7
Great Crested Flycatcher
18
Eastern Kingbird
5
White-eyed Vireo
2
Yellow-throated Vireo
2
Blue-headed Vireo
1
Warbling Vireo
3
Red-eyed Vireo
2
Blue Jay
10
Fish Crow
1
crow sp.
1
Purple Martin
4
Tree Swallow
43
Barn Swallow
6
Carolina Chickadee
1
Tufted Titmouse
1
White-breasted Nuthatch
1
House Wren
1
Marsh Wren
1
Carolina Wren
2
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
1
Ruby-crowned Kinglet

Hovering at branch tips, very small bill, black bar across base of secondaries.

1
Swainson's Thrush
5
American Robin
130
Gray Catbird
2
Brown Thrasher
8
Northern Mockingbird
3
European Starling
95
Cedar Waxwing
5
House Finch
1
Chipping Sparrow
2
White-crowned Sparrow
6
White-throated Sparrow
1
Seaside Sparrow
1
Savannah Sparrow
16
Song Sparrow
19
Eastern Towhee
76
Baltimore Oriole

Huge flight of them in the morning! Flocks of 10 to 20 just flying overhead!

16
Red-winged Blackbird
1
Brown-headed Cowbird
2
Common Grackle
9
Boat-tailed Grackle
4
Ovenbird
2
Northern Waterthrush
15
Black-and-white Warbler
1
Nashville Warbler
24
Common Yellowthroat
8
American Redstart
2
Cape May Warbler
41
Northern Parula
4
Magnolia Warbler
4
Bay-breasted Warbler
2
Blackburnian Warbler
58
Yellow Warbler
2
Chestnut-sided Warbler
12
Blackpoll Warbler
2
Black-throated Blue Warbler
3
Yellow-rumped Warbler
1
Yellow-throated Warbler
1
Prairie Warbler
4
Black-throated Green Warbler
1
Wilson's Warbler
1
warbler sp. (Parulidae sp.)

Looked to have a gray hood and eye ring, just not sure what it was.

2
Summer Tanager

male and female

15
Scarlet Tanager

Never seen so many before! Mostly all males.

5
Northern Cardinal
5
Rose-breasted Grosbeak
1
Indigo Bunting
6
House Sparrow
 

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

Yes