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Checklist S43440131

 
Location
Rudee Inlet, Virginia Beach County, Virginia, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Tue Mar 06, 2018 10:08 AM
Protocol:
Stationary
Party Size:
1
Duration:
1 hour(s)
Observers:
Elaine Hendricks
Comments:
Mostly cloudy, 44ºF, wind from the ESE at 6 mph, wind chill of 40ºF. Rough surf. Many birds flying north.
Species
19 species total
1
Surf Scoter
3
White-winged Scoter
1
Black Scoter
18
Red-breasted Merganser
1
Red-throated Loon
2
Common Loon
5
Horned Grebe
1
Red-necked Grebe
50
Northern Gannet

Easily three or four times that many. Many passed by, heading north in small groups, while I was scanning the gulls and ducks.

80
Double-crested Cormorant
5
Brown Pelican
1
Bonaparte's Gull

immature

12
Ring-billed Gull
4
Herring Gull
6
Lesser Black-backed Gull
14
Great Black-backed Gull
3
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)
1
Fish Crow
10
Boat-tailed Grackle
 

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

Yes