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Checklist S35338221

 
Location
Bill Baggs Cape Florida SP, Miami-Dade County, Florida, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Tue Mar 21, 2017 7:30 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
5
Duration:
3 hour(s), 30 minute(s)
Distance:
0.3 mile(s)
Observers:
Robin Diaz , miriam avello List
Comments:
Met Doug, Tom and Melissa early and Mickey joined us. Clear; light winds; moderate noise. Dipped on spindalis but Doug found new bird for the park. Numbers approximate and perhaps slightly different from others. Did not include seawatch from lighthouse in my numbers or distance.
Species
30 species total
2
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)
3
Common Ground-Dove
3
Double-crested Cormorant
64
Brown Pelican
3
Great Blue Heron
5
White Ibis
1
Black Vulture
2
Turkey Vulture
1
Broad-winged Hawk

Glimpse but ID by Melissa, Tom, Doug

2
Red-bellied Woodpecker
1
Peregrine Falcon

Wintering female(?); returned to tower with Green Heron prey. Mickey later found carcass with breast cleanly plucked and eaten; some neck meat seemed to have been eaten. Photo tba.

© miriam avello

© miriam avello

1
Eastern Phoebe
2
Great Crested Flycatcher
3
House Wren
6
Gray Catbird
2
Northern Mockingbird
1
Baltimore Oriole

Wintering young male with a few black feathers.

2
Boat-tailed Grackle
2
Ovenbird
3
Black-and-white Warbler
1
Swainson's Warbler

Continuing wintering bird. Photo tba; recording of chip note attached.

© Robin Diaz

© miriam avello

10
Common Yellowthroat
2
Cape May Warbler
18
Northern Parula
1
Black-throated Blue Warbler
10
Palm Warbler (Western)
2
Prairie Warbler
1
Black-throated Green Warbler
15
Northern Cardinal
1
Scaly-breasted Munia

Immature male. First record for the park and found by Doug Gochfeld. CORRECTION: Species found and photographed by Ron Smith on 3/12/17, so this will be the first record for the park. Previous sighting of Nutmeg Munia ~1958 but not considered a record.

© Robin Diaz

© Robin Diaz

 

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

Yes