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Checklist S36639737

 
Location
Dry Tortugas NP--Garden Key, Monroe County, Florida, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Sat May 06, 2017 10:25 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
2
Duration:
4 hour(s), 20 minute(s)
Distance:
2.0 mile(s)
Observers:
David Carr , James Cronin List
Comments:
With Jim Cronin. Beautiful sunny day, high 77 F. Breezy upon arrival, but winds calming quickly. Appeared to be a pretty good fall-out day for warblers and other song birds.
Species
56 species total
1
1

Photographed

© David Carr

A White-winged Dove at Dry Tortugas National Park on 6 May 2017.

3
1

Seen inside Fort Jefferson. The bird had no tail. Photographed

© David Carr

A tail-less Yellow-billed Cuckoo at Dry Tortugas National Park on 6 May 2017.

Age:
Adult
Sex:
Sex Unknown
4
15

One photographed

© David Carr

A Ruddy Turnstone at Dry Tortugas National Park on 6 May 2017.

Age:
Adult
Sex:
Sex Unknown
1
4

One photographed

© David Carr

A White-rumped Sandpiper at Dry Tortugas National Park on 6 May 2017.

Age:
Adult
Sex:
Sex Unknown
1
X
X

ABA lifer #686. Too numerous to give even a reasonable estimate. Two photographed

© David Carr

Two Brown Noddys at Dry Tortugas National Park on 6 May 2017.

X

Too numerous to give even a reasonable estimate

4

At the coaling docks. White stripe extending far beyond the eye. One photographed.

© David Carr

A Bridled Tern at Dry Tortugas National Park on 6 May 2016.

Age:
Adult
Sex:
Sex Unknown
2

ABA lifer #687. One photographed with Sandwich Terns.

© David Carr

A Roseate Tern in Dry Tortugas National Park (Monroe County, FL) on 6 May 2017.

Age:
Adult
Sex:
Sex Unknown
1
25

One photographed

© David Carr

A Sandwich Tern at Dry Tortugas National Park on 6 May 2017.

1

Seen with a scope from Garden Key along the beach of Bush Key. Large tern-like bird with black back, white underparts, and a long red bill with the lower mandible extending far beyond the upper.

100

One photographed

© David Carr

A Magnificent Frigatebird at Dry Tortugas National Park on 6 May 2017.

Age:
Adult
Sex:
Female
1

ABA lifer #688. Seen with a scope from the top of Front Jefferson. The bird was on Long Key. Even at this great distance, the white belly and dark head and back set this bird apart from the cormorants it accompanied. Too far to photograph.

10
15
1
10

One photographed

© David Carr

A Cattle Egret at at Dry Tortugas National Park on 6 May 2017.

Age:
Adult
Sex:
Sex Unknown
4
1

Flew over the tern colony and then over Fort Jefferson. Long-winged and long-tailed mostly brown raptor with a large, distinct white rump patch. Wings held in a dihedral when gliding.

1

One poor photo

© David Carr

A Merlin at Dry Tortugas National Park on 6 May 2017.

Age:
Adult
Sex:
Sex Unknown
1

Photographed

© David Carr

A Peregrine Falcon at Dry Tortugas National Park on 6 May 2017.

Age:
Adult
Sex:
Sex Unknown
2
1
1
6
6
4
10
2

One photographed

© David Carr

A Cliff Swallow at Dry Tortugas National Park on 6 May 2017.

Age:
Adult
Sex:
Sex Unknown
1
1

A poor photo

© David Carr

A Gray-cheeked Thrush at Dry Tortugas National Park on 6 May 2017.

Age:
Adult
Sex:
Sex Unknown
2

One photographed

© David Carr

A Swainson's Thrush at Dry Tortugas National Park on 6 May 2017.

Age:
Adult
Sex:
Sex Unknown
1
1

Photographed

© David Carr

An Ovenbird at Dry Tortugas National Park on 6 May 2017.

Age:
Adult
Sex:
Sex Unknown
1

Photographed

© David Carr

A Northern Waterthrush at Dry Tortugas National Park.

Age:
Adult
Sex:
Sex Unknown
3

One photographed

© David Carr

A Black-and-white Warbler at Dry Tortugas National Park on 6 May 2017.

Age:
Adult
Sex:
Male
1

Photographed

© David Carr

A Tennesee Warbler at Dry Tortugas National Park on 6 May 2017.

Age:
Adult
Sex:
Sex Unknown
1

Photographed

© David Carr

A Kentucky Warbler at Dry Tortugas National Park on 6 May 2017.

Age:
Adult
Sex:
Male
1
4

One photographed

© David Carr

An adult male Hooded Warbler at Dry Tortugas National Park on 6 May 2017.

Age:
Adult
Sex:
Male
15
2

Female photographed

© David Carr

A female Cape May Warbler at Dry Tortugas National Park on 6 May 2017.

Age:
Unknown
Sex:
Female
3

Photographed with an Indigo Bunting

© David Carr

A Northern Parula (and Indigo Bunting at Dry Tortugas National Park on 6 May 2017.

15

An estimate. We saw many outside Fort Jefferson in the trees and shrubs and about an equal number inside the fort near the little fountain.

© David Carr

A Magnolia Warbler at Dry Tortugas National Park on 6 May 2017.

Age:
Adult
Sex:
Male
1

Photographed

© David Carr

An adult male Bay-breasted Warbler at Dry Tortugas National Park on 6 May 2017.

Age:
Adult
Sex:
Male
3

One photographed

© David Carr

An adult male Yellow Warbler at Dry Tortugas National Park on 6 May 2017.

Age:
Adult
Sex:
Male
15

One photographed

© David Carr

15

An estimate. We saw many outside Fort Jefferson in the trees and shrubs and about an equal number inside the fort near the little fountain.

© David Carr

Four Black-throated Green Warblers and a Magnolia Warbler at the fountain in Fort Jefferson in Dry Tortugas National Park on 6 May 2017.

1

Adult male. All red tanager. Photographed

© David Carr

A Summer Tanager at Dry Tortugas National Park on 6 May 2017.

Age:
Adult
Sex:
Male
10
 

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

Yes