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Checklist S40347140

 
Location
Rodeo Lagoon, Marin County, California, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Mon Nov 06, 2017 7:15 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
2 hour(s), 35 minute(s)
Distance:
2.5 mile(s)
Observers:
William Legge
Comments:
Wind SE, light, mainly clear and sunny, temperatures rising to 13C/55F. 20 minute sea watch from Rodeo Beach followed by a circuit of the main lagoon. Mammals of note: 3 River Otters in the main lagoon. Good numbers (influx) of Ruby-crowned Kinglets, Hermit Thrushes, White-crowned Sparrows and Golden-crowned Sparrows today.
Species
69 species total
5

Inner lagoon

9
1

Female/1st winter on the main lagoon

1

1st winter on the main lagoon

1

1st winter male on the main lagoon

6

2 females/1st winters on the main lagoon, 2 on the ocean off Rodeo Beach and 2 flew S offshore

7

On the main lagoon, including 3 adult males

3

Females/1st winter on the main lagoon

19

Main lagoon - all females/1st winters

4
7

Minimum count on the main lagoon

7

Main lagoon

12

2 on the main lagoon and 10+ on the ocean off Rodeo Bach

2

Main lagoon

25

Flew through SE as a single flock high over the Headands

Breeding Code
F Flyover (Observed)
2
6

Heard only - 5 from the main lagoon and 1 from the inner lagoon

1

Continuing bird at the eastern end of the main lagoon

30

29 on the main lagoon and 1 at Rodeo Beach which flew on to the ocean

2

Bird Island

5
1

Western shore of the main lagoon

1

1st winter harassing Heermann's Gulls. Left south along the coastline

74

67+ on the ocean off Rodeo Beach and 7+ flew S offshore

1

Adult on the ocean off Rodeo Beach

35
8

7+ on the ocean and a 1st winter at the main lagoon

3

On Bird Island

10

Flew over S/SE

1

On the ocean off Rodeo Beach

13

Flew S offshore

3

2 flew N offshore and 1 on ocean off Rodeo Beach

8

6+ on the main lagoon and 2 flew over high S over the coastline

51

45+ flew N offshore and 6 on Bird Island

3
3
3
1

Heard only

2
1

Beach dunes

1
3
2
3
14
4
4
1

Simmonds Road

2
4
2

Simmonds Road

9
11
9
1
1
14
1
18
1

Behind Shed T1111

42
8
17
4
6
2
13
1

In scrub near the Headlands Visitor Center

4
 

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

Yes