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Checklist S40056845

 
Location
Pea Island NWR, Dare County, North Carolina, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Sat Oct 21, 2017 1:27 PM
Protocol:
Stationary
Party Size:
1
Duration:
2 hour(s), 37 minute(s)
Observers:
Jeff Pippen , Ricky Davis List
Submitted from eBird for iOS, version 1.5.149
Species
23 species (+1 other taxa) total
14
Green-winged Teal
61
Black Scoter
25
Black-bellied Plover
1
Ruddy Turnstone
75
Sanderling
20
Willet
2
Pomarine Jaeger
12
Parasitic Jaeger

Similar or slightly smaller than the Laughing Gulls they were harassing. Strong wingbeats with white flash in primaries. Slimmer than the Pom Jaegers today. All 12 were southbound, one or two every 15-30 minutes.

2
jaeger sp.
100
Laughing Gull
15
Herring Gull
20
Lesser Black-backed Gull
15
Great Black-backed Gull
2
Caspian Tern
1
Common Tern
65
Forster's Tern
20
Royal Tern
49
Sandwich Tern
1
Cory's Shearwater
10
Northern Gannet
1
Double-crested Cormorant
50
Brown Pelican
1
American Pipit
5
Savannah Sparrow
 

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Yes