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Checklist S38155907

 
Location
Prime Hook NWR, Sussex County, Delaware, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Sat Jul 15, 2017 7:38 PM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
1 hour(s), 46 minute(s)
Distance:
1.9 mile(s)
Observers:
Scott Baron
Comments:
Drove entrance road slowly with stops and windows down (1.4 mi.). Then walked Boardwalk Trail (0.5 mi.)

Weather - Sunny, 82F at start. Turned cloudy. 77F at end. Sunset around 8:26.

Mammals - E. Cottontail, 3. Raccoon, 1. Red Fox, 3.

Herps - Fowler's Toad, 224 (!). Counted on road after dark. All except one that I checked were this species. Pickerel Frog, 1. Green Tree Frog, heard choruses.
Species
39 species total
2
Mourning Dove
2
Yellow-billed Cuckoo
1
Chimney Swift
2
Laughing Gull
2
Great Blue Heron (Blue form)
2
Green Heron
2
Osprey
1
Barn Owl

Heard calling at dusk.

5
Eastern Wood-Pewee
1
Acadian Flycatcher
4
Great Crested Flycatcher
1
Eastern Kingbird
2
Red-eyed Vireo
2
Blue Jay
1
Fish Crow
15
Purple Martin
50
Tree Swallow
3
Barn Swallow
1
Tufted Titmouse
1
House Wren
3
Carolina Wren
2
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
2
Gray Catbird
1
European Starling
3
Cedar Waxwing
3
American Goldfinch
1
Grasshopper Sparrow
6
Chipping Sparrow
3
Field Sparrow
3
Eastern Towhee
1
Yellow-breasted Chat
3
Red-winged Blackbird (Red-winged)
3
Common Grackle
4
Common Yellowthroat
1
Summer Tanager
6
Northern Cardinal
3
Blue Grosbeak
3
Indigo Bunting
1
Dickcissel

Continuing bird. Seen well and heard calling and singing. Road edge just before the Visitor Center.

 

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

Yes