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Checklist S38518657

 
Location
Fort Morgan State Historic Site, Baldwin County, Alabama, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Sat Aug 05, 2017 8:10 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
3 hour(s)
Distance:
6.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Eric Haskell
Species
49 species (+3 other taxa) total
3
Eurasian Collared-Dove
8
Mourning Dove

in grasses by fort structures, and below with apparent Blue Grosbeak juvenile

3
Common Nighthawk

surprised on Stables trail, 2 young with parent flew opposite directions

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 2 1
3
Chimney Swift
1
Snowy Plover

banded

© Eric Haskell

Average Quality

banded both legs UL light blue, LL orange

© Eric Haskell

Average Quality

banded both legs UL light blue, LL orange

1
Killdeer
1
Ruddy Turnstone
19
Sanderling

© Eric Haskell

Average Quality

© Eric Haskell

Average Quality
1
Least Sandpiper
3
Spotted Sandpiper

bay side rocks

15
Willet

© Eric Haskell

Average Quality
50
Laughing Gull
60
Least Tern

huge group among clustered terns between point and No Name Road beach entrance

1
Gull-billed Tern
6
Caspian Tern

with other Terns and in flight offshore

© Eric Haskell

Average Quality
40
Black Tern

huge group among clustered terns between point and No Name Road beach entrance

© Eric Haskell

Average Quality

© Eric Haskell

Average Quality

© Eric Haskell

Average Quality

© Eric Haskell

Average Quality
7
Common Tern

with other Terns

© Eric Haskell

Average Quality

© Eric Haskell

Average Quality
40
Forster's Tern

huge group among clustered terns between point and No Name Road beach entrance

50
Royal Tern

huge group among clustered terns between point and No Name Road beach entrance

30
Sandwich Tern

huge group among clustered terns between point and No Name Road beach entrance

1
Black Skimmer

with Terns, Sanderlings and Gulls

© Eric Haskell

40
Brown Pelican

mostly flybys

4
Great Blue Heron (Blue form)

© Eric Haskell

Average Quality

2 on beach, other 2 hiding in dune vegetation

2
Great Egret
6
Snowy Egret

mostly on bay side

2
white egret sp.
1
Green Heron
1
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron

caught a crab near Mobile Pt.

© Eric Haskell

Average Quality
Age:
Immature

© Eric Haskell

Average Quality
Age:
Immature
5
Osprey
Breeding Code
T Territorial Defense (Probable)
1
Cooper's Hawk
1
Red-bellied Woodpecker
1
Downy Woodpecker
1
Eastern Phoebe

on wire near Swallows in face of approaching thunderstorm, dark cap and lightly yellow belly diagnostic

© Eric Haskell

Average Quality
1
Eastern Kingbird

in open fort area

2
Blue Jay
2
crow sp.
30
Purple Martin

© Eric Haskell

Average Quality

© Eric Haskell

Average Quality
50
Barn Swallow
10
swallow sp.
1
Carolina Wren
6
Eastern Bluebird
4
Northern Mockingbird
40
European Starling
4
House Finch
3
Eastern Towhee

all dark-eyed

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female
Sex Unknown 1
Breeding Code
S Singing Male (Possible)
16
Red-winged Blackbird
1
Brown-headed Cowbird
10
Common Grackle

overhead while arriving

2
Boat-tailed Grackle
1
Yellow Warbler
3
Northern Cardinal
1
Blue Grosbeak

by thick bill and bellly feathers, apparent juvenile looking for shelter with a Mourning Dove - help me out on this verification!

© Eric Haskell

Average Quality
Age:
Juvenile
Sex:
Male

© Eric Haskell

Age:
Juvenile
Sex:
Male
 

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Yes