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Checklist S31441948

 
Location
Cape Hatteras, Dare County, North Carolina, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Mon Sep 05, 2016 7:00 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
5
Duration:
6 hour(s), 15 minute(s)
Distance:
10.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Jeff Pippen List , Ricky Davis
Comments:
Covered Loran Rd., Cape Point, Salt Pond, drove beach to Frisco with Pat and Neal Moore
Species
64 species total
22
Canada Goose
15
American Black Duck
1
Pied-billed Grebe
6
Mourning Dove
1
American Oystercatcher
46
Black-bellied Plover
20
Semipalmated Plover
10
Killdeer
1
Whimbrel
22
Ruddy Turnstone
10
Red Knot
1
Stilt Sandpiper
115
Sanderling
20
Least Sandpiper
1
White-rumped Sandpiper
1
Buff-breasted Sandpiper

at wet area at end of Loran Rd.

32
Pectoral Sandpiper
1
Western Sandpiper
15
Short-billed Dowitcher
2
Long-billed Dowitcher

at wet area at end of Loran Rd.

1
Wilson's Snipe
1
Spotted Sandpiper
15
Greater Yellowlegs
35
Willet
2
Lesser Yellowlegs
55
Laughing Gull
10
Ring-billed Gull
30
Herring Gull
80
Lesser Black-backed Gull
40
Great Black-backed Gull
16
Caspian Tern
19
Black Tern
30
Common Tern
20
Forster's Tern
1050
Royal Tern

large flock of terns at The Point, predominantly Royals, but goo numbers Sandwich also

410
Sandwich Tern
1
Black Skimmer
35
Double-crested Cormorant
25
Brown Pelican
4
Great Blue Heron
15
Great Egret
8
Snowy Egret
1
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron

immature bird flew in to s shore of the Salt Pond!

4
White Ibis
10
Turkey Vulture
2
Osprey
1
Belted Kingfisher
2
American Kestrel
1
Merlin

one adult harassing birds at many locations around Cape Point all morning!

2
Blue Jay
5
American Crow
12
Barn Swallow
3
Carolina Wren
1
Gray Catbird
2
Northern Mockingbird
20
European Starling
2
Bobolink
2
Eastern Meadowlark
4
Red-winged Blackbird
10
Boat-tailed Grackle
1
Black-and-white Warbler
1
Common Yellowthroat
1
American Redstart
4
Northern Cardinal
 

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