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Checklist S32161048

 
Location
Bosque del Apache NWR, Socorro County, New Mexico, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Sat Oct 22, 2016 6:55 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
4 hour(s), 33 minute(s)
Distance:
16.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Dave Hawksworth
Comments:
Sunny.
Coyote 1.
Javelina 1.
Rock Squirrel 2.
Submitted from eBird Android, version 1.3
Species
58 species (+1 other taxa) total
39
Snow Goose
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 15 24
9
Canada Goose
4
Northern Shoveler
6
American Wigeon
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 5
Female 1
Sex Unknown
500
Mallard
300
Northern Pintail
2
Redhead
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female 2
Sex Unknown
1
Ring-necked Duck
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female
Sex Unknown
9
Gambel's Quail
3
Ring-necked Pheasant
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 2
Female
Sex Unknown 1
6
Pied-billed Grebe
2
Eurasian Collared-Dove
8
White-winged Dove
1
Virginia Rail
5
American Coot (Red-shielded)
59
Sandhill Crane

One was a leucistic bird with nearly entirely white plumage. This may be the same bird that has been here the last several winters.

6
Killdeer
3
Great Blue Heron
2
White-tailed Kite

Continuing birds. Identified by: distinctive body shape with with sharply pointed wings; pure white underparts and tail; white head with black eye spot; dark gray wings; and black shoulder patches. I first saw them along the Taylor Trail. A couple hours later, one flew south over the 2-way road carrying a prey item.

1
Golden Eagle
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1
2
Northern Harrier
1
Sharp-shinned Hawk
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female
Sex Unknown
1
Cooper's Hawk
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1
7
Red-tailed Hawk
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 3 2 2
13
Northern Flicker (Red-shafted)
3
American Kestrel
5
Black Phoebe
1
Say's Phoebe
1600
American Crow

All but a few were flying over to the north.

3
Common Raven
3
Horned Lark
1
Rock Wren
8
Marsh Wren
7
Bewick's Wren
2
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
1
American Robin
1
Curve-billed Thrasher
200
European Starling
1
American Pipit
22
House Finch
9
Pine Siskin
7
Lesser Goldfinch
1
American Goldfinch
1
Chestnut-collared Longspur
2
Chipping Sparrow
3
Dark-eyed Junco
60
White-crowned Sparrow
33
Song Sparrow
8
Lincoln's Sparrow
1
Canyon Towhee
8
Spotted Towhee
8
Western Meadowlark

One singing male.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female
Sex Unknown 7
2400
Red-winged Blackbird

Most were in flocks flying north.

1
Brown-headed Cowbird
28
Great-tailed Grackle
1
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle)
18
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon's)
1
Pyrrhuloxia
5
House Sparrow
 

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

Yes