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Checklist S40937003

 
Location
Dry Tortugas NP--Garden Key, Monroe County, Florida, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Tue Dec 05, 2017 10:30 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
2
Duration:
2 hour(s)
Distance:
0.4 mile(s)
Observers:
Ceila Zelman List , Cos (Ofer Inbar)
Species
16 species (+1 other taxa) total
1
Ross's Goose

Park biologist said this was the first Ross's Goose ever known at Dry Tortugas

© Cos (Ofer Inbar)

8
Black-bellied Plover
1
Whimbrel
20
Ruddy Turnstone
2
Sanderling
1
gull sp.
30
Royal Tern
1
Black Skimmer

© Cos (Ofer Inbar)

100
Magnificent Frigatebird
1
Double-crested Cormorant
2
Brown Pelican
2
Cattle Egret
1
Osprey

On a tree inside the fort

1
Cooper's Hawk

In bushes inside the fort

2
American Kestrel

Park ranger said they were a mating pair.

1
Merlin

Confirmed with park ranger, who had also seen it

2
Palm Warbler

In the trees inside the fort

 

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

Yes