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Checklist S43897779

 
Location
Everglades NP--Flamingo, Monroe County, Florida, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Fri Mar 23, 2018 1:45 PM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
2
Duration:
1 hour(s), 35 minute(s)
Distance:
1.763 mile(s)
Observers:
Jeffrey Olmstead
Comments:
Also observed several manatees
Submitted from eBird for iOS, version 1.6.36
Species
23 species (+1 other taxa) total
8
Short-billed Dowitcher

Observed through a scope; seen mixing with WILL on a sandbar in the bay; ID made based on habitat and in consultation with a park ranger

40
Willet

Estimated count of birds on a sandbar in the bay; observed through a scope

2
Greater/Lesser Yellowlegs
8
Laughing Gull
300
Black Skimmer

Conservative count of birds resting on a sandbar in the bay; may have been as many as 500 individuals

8
Double-crested Cormorant
6
American White Pelican
1
Brown Pelican
1
Great Blue Heron
1
Great Egret
1
Snowy Egret
2
Little Blue Heron
1
Tricolored Heron
1
Cattle Egret
5
Turkey Vulture
7
Osprey

Two occupied nests in the area of the marina and Visitors Center, one with two young

Breeding Code
NY Nest with Young (Confirmed)
1
Red-shouldered Hawk
1
White-eyed Vireo
2
American Crow
1
Gray Catbird
1
Northern Mockingbird
18
European Starling
16
Brown-headed Cowbird
1
Prairie Warbler

Heard singing

 

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

Yes