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Checklist S31767162

 
Location
Montrose Point, Lincoln Park, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Mon Sep 26, 2016 6:30 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
2 hour(s)
Distance:
1.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Robert Hughes
Species
54 species total
80
Canada Goose
25
Mallard
300
Double-crested Cormorant

Large flock (~275) on Lake Michigan. The rest flying over or on the lake. Very few or none on the crib.

1
Sharp-shinned Hawk

Juvenile, flew in off the lake

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1
1
Black-bellied Plover

Juvenile on the revetment near the tower

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1
2
Killdeer
1
Wilson's Snipe

Flushed from the dunes

2
Spotted Sandpiper
75
Ring-billed Gull
3
Herring Gull
12
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)
1
Mourning Dove
1
Belted Kingfisher
1
Downy Woodpecker
10
Northern Flicker
1
Merlin
1
Eastern Wood-Pewee
1
American Crow
6
Black-capped Chickadee
3
Red-breasted Nuthatch
1
House Wren
3
Marsh Wren
6
Golden-crowned Kinglet
1
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
3
Swainson's Thrush
20
American Robin
2
Gray Catbird
15
European Starling
1
American Pipit
1
Cedar Waxwing
1
Ovenbird
1
Northern Waterthrush
4
Tennessee Warbler
1
Nashville Warbler
6
Common Yellowthroat
1
American Redstart
1
Northern Parula
3
Magnolia Warbler
1
Blackburnian Warbler
20
Blackpoll Warbler
40
Palm Warbler
2
Pine Warbler

One very dull immature female with no yellow, and another with a little yellow on the throat.

30
Yellow-rumped Warbler
3
Black-throated Green Warbler
12
Nelson's Sparrow

Most in the dunes (especially the western panne), but 1 in the meadow north of the Magic Hedge. and 1 in the native planting area.

20
White-throated Sparrow
1
Savannah Sparrow
3
Lincoln's Sparrow
15
Swamp Sparrow
2
Northern Cardinal
1
Rose-breasted Grosbeak
6
Bobolink
1
Purple Finch
3
American Goldfinch
 

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