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Checklist S34505932

 
Location
Grand Bay NWR/NERR, Jackson County, Mississippi, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Fri Feb 17, 2017 9:30 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
3
Duration:
3 hour(s)
Distance:
6.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Kim Kreitinger List , Mark Woodrey
Comments:
Observers included Jacqueline Rose, Kim Kreitinger, and Mark Woodrey. Habitats visited included brackish bayou, open water bay, Juncus-dominated emergent marsh, shell midden, sand/mudflat, and mixed pine forest. Number of Calidris shorebird are estimates based on relative proportions of about 1500 total individuals made during a quick scan sample. Very high numbers of No-see-ums prevented rigorous estimates.
Species
53 species (+2 other taxa) total
2
Mottled Duck
2
Northern Pintail
3
Red-breasted Merganser
2
Pied-billed Grebe
8
Horned Grebe
2
Mourning Dove
3
Clapper Rail
14
American Oystercatcher
15
Black-bellied Plover
25
Semipalmated Plover
3
Ruddy Turnstone
12
Sanderling
450
Dunlin
50
Least Sandpiper
30
Western Sandpiper
500
peep sp.
35
Short-billed/Long-billed Dowitcher
9
Greater Yellowlegs
40
Willet
8
Laughing Gull
3
Ring-billed Gull
1
Herring Gull
15
Forster's Tern
25
Royal Tern
4
Black Skimmer
2
Common Loon
15
Double-crested Cormorant
50
American White Pelican
25
Brown Pelican
4
Great Blue Heron
5
Great Egret
2
Snowy Egret
1
Tricolored Heron
1
Reddish Egret
4
Osprey
2
Northern Harrier
1
Bald Eagle
1
Red-tailed Hawk
2
Belted Kingfisher
1
Red-bellied Woodpecker
3
Fish Crow
4
Purple Martin
18
Tree Swallow
1
Marsh Wren
1
Carolina Wren
3
Eastern Bluebird
25
American Robin
2
Northern Mockingbird
10
Chipping Sparrow
2
Seaside Sparrow
40
Red-winged Blackbird
1
Palm Warbler
3
Pine Warbler
7
Yellow-rumped Warbler
2
Northern Cardinal
 

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