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Checklist S33031610

 
Location
Fountain Creek Regional Park, El Paso County, Colorado, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Thu Dec 15, 2016 8:15 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
2 hour(s), 45 minute(s)
Distance:
2.0 mile(s)
Observers:
David Tønnessen
Comments:
Didn't try for the Swamp Sparrow.
Submitted from eBird Android, version 1.4.1
Species
46 species (+8 other taxa) total
50
Cackling Goose
200
Cackling Goose (Richardson's)
200
Canada Goose
60
Canada Goose (moffitti/maxima)
70
Canada Goose (canadensis Group)
2
Trumpeter Swan

While walking south from the nature center, I was surprised when three swans came flying with heavy wingbeats from the north, heading due south. The continuing birds had reportedly left south the previous evening, but they must've come back again.

1
Tundra Swan

The three swans flying south.

1
Wood Duck
22
Northern Shoveler
16
Gadwall
3
American Wigeon
8
Mallard
12
Green-winged Teal
2
Redhead
2
Ring-necked Duck
6
Hooded Merganser
3
Common Merganser
3
Pied-billed Grebe
1
Mourning Dove
29
American Coot
2
Ring-billed Gull
1
Great Blue Heron
2
Red-tailed Hawk (calurus/alascensis)
1
Red-tailed Hawk (Harlan's)
1
Rough-legged Hawk

Flying southeast over Rice's pond.

1
Great Horned Owl
2
Belted Kingfisher
2
Downy Woodpecker (Eastern)
2
Hairy Woodpecker (Rocky Mts.)
3
Northern Flicker (Red-shafted)
1
Prairie Falcon
2
Blue Jay
5
American Crow
1
Common Raven
5
Black-capped Chickadee
15
Bushtit
1
White-breasted Nuthatch (Interior West)
2
Brown Creeper
2
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
5
European Starling
60
House Finch
2
American Goldfinch
6
American Tree Sparrow
5
Dark-eyed Junco (Slate-colored)
1
Dark-eyed Junco (cismontanus)
1
Dark-eyed Junco (Oregon)
2
Dark-eyed Junco (Pink-sided)
30
White-crowned Sparrow
3
Song Sparrow
1
Spotted Towhee
4
Western Meadowlark
4
Red-winged Blackbird
8
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle)

At least this many. Previously reported, all at one spot.

1
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon's)
 

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

Yes