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Checklist S30087818

 
Location
Kankakee Sands Nature Preserve (TNC), Newton County, Indiana, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Thu Jun 02, 2016 7:00 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
3
Duration:
2 hour(s)
Distance:
2.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Matthew Bowman
Comments:
Walked Unit B Discovery Trail with Family. Wildflowers in bloom. Excellent walk. Primarily open prairie and adjacent woodland edges. 70s, sunny, and light wind. Very likely undercounted primary species.
Species
30 species (+1 other taxa) total
2
Canada Goose

Flying overhead.

3
Northern Bobwhite
9
Wild Turkey

Running along fenceline at northeast corner of site.

1
Mourning Dove
1
Yellow-billed Cuckoo

Wood line at northwest corner of prairie.

2
Killdeer
1
Accipiter sp.

Large bird, likely a harrier flying low at the far end of the field when we arrived.

2
Red-bellied Woodpecker
1
Eastern Kingbird
2
Warbling Vireo
1
Blue Jay
2
American Crow
1
Purple Martin

Flying across the field low overhead.

1
Barn Swallow
1
Tufted Titmouse
3
Wood Thrush

Birds in wood line. Calls very diagnostic. Tree line north and west of prairie.

1
American Robin
6
American Goldfinch
13
Grasshopper Sparrow

Mostly east end of field.

© Matthew Bowman

6
Field Sparrow

© Matthew Bowman

12
Henslow's Sparrow

Mostly along the south end of the field.

© Matthew Bowman

6
Song Sparrow
1
Eastern Towhee
12
Eastern Meadowlark
1
Baltimore Oriole
6
Red-winged Blackbird
2
Common Grackle
7
Common Yellowthroat

© Matthew Bowman

© Matthew Bowman

2
Northern Cardinal
5
Indigo Bunting
5
Dickcissel
 

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

Yes