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Checklist S37519999

 
Location
Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge, Kent County, Delaware, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Sat Jun 10, 2017 12:13 PM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
2
Duration:
3 hour(s), 39 minute(s)
Distance:
1.75 mile(s)
Observers:
Hannah Greenberg List , Kelley Nunn
Submitted from eBird for iOS, version 1.3.86
Species
71 species total
1
Snow Goose

Continuing bird in Raymond Pool.

10
Canada Goose
2
Mute Swan
16
Mallard
6
Northern Bobwhite
3
Mourning Dove
2
Ruby-throated Hummingbird
1
King Rail

Heard kek-ing at slower than 4/5 keks per second. IDed by Hannah Greenberg.

1
Clapper Rail
6
Black-necked Stilt
2
Killdeer
20
Semipalmated Sandpiper
12
Greater Yellowlegs
3
Willet
1
Little Gull

Thank you to Jerald Reb for getting this curious-looking BOGU identified and to Denice and Andy for getting me on it! Pudgy, small gull in transitional plumage. Distinguished from BOGU by dark carpal markings. Photos TBA.

© Kelley Nunn

© Kelley Nunn

© Kelley Nunn

1
Laughing Gull
3
Forster's Tern
1
Black Skimmer
5
Great Blue Heron (Blue form)
12
Great Egret
1
Little Egret

Continuing bird found by Bert Filemyr. Seen in multiple locations around Raymond Pool, including perched in the trees between Raymond & Shearness with some GREGs. Long head plumes blowing in the wind. Larger than nearby SNEGs. Pics.

© Kelley Nunn

© Hannah Greenberg

10
Snowy Egret
2
Green Heron
6
Black-crowned Night-Heron
2
Black Vulture
6
Turkey Vulture
3
Osprey
5
Bald Eagle
2
Red-tailed Hawk
1
Red-bellied Woodpecker
1
Downy Woodpecker
1
Pileated Woodpecker
6
Eastern Wood-Pewee
4
Willow Flycatcher
4
Eastern Kingbird

© Hannah Greenberg

2
White-eyed Vireo
6
Red-eyed Vireo
1
Blue Jay
35
Purple Martin
5
Tree Swallow
2
Tufted Titmouse
4
House Wren
6
Marsh Wren
3
Carolina Wren
2
Wood Thrush
4
American Robin
10
Gray Catbird
Breeding Code
CF Carrying Food (Confirmed)
1
Brown Thrasher
1
European Starling
1
Cedar Waxwing
2
American Goldfinch
4
Grasshopper Sparrow

© Hannah Greenberg

1
Field Sparrow
1
Seaside Sparrow
1
Song Sparrow
1
Swamp Sparrow
2
Eastern Towhee
1
Yellow-breasted Chat
4
Orchard Oriole
45
Red-winged Blackbird
1
Brown-headed Cowbird
10
Common Grackle
Breeding Code
CF Carrying Food (Confirmed)
2
Ovenbird
1
Kentucky Warbler
12
Common Yellowthroat
3
Yellow Warbler
1
Summer Tanager

Heard at the Raymond observation tower, first detected by Andy McGann, as it gave the picky-tucky-tuck call followed by some 'tuk' notes.

1
Scarlet Tanager
2
Northern Cardinal
2
Blue Grosbeak
12
Indigo Bunting
 

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

Yes