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Checklist S44300872

 
Location
South Padre Is.--WBC/Conv. Center/Laguna Madre Trail (LTC 035), Cameron County, Texas, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Fri Apr 06, 2018 10:31 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
2
Duration:
2 hour(s), 26 minute(s)
Distance:
0.1 mile(s)
Observers:
Justin LeClaire , Stephanie Bilodeau List
Comments:
N/A
Submitted from eBird Android, version 1.8
Species
47 species (+2 other taxa) total
6
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck
4
Mottled Duck
2
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)
1
Inca Dove
2
Ruby-throated Hummingbird
1
hummingbird sp.
1
Sora
1
Black-bellied Plover
1
Killdeer
2
Ruddy Turnstone
9
Dunlin
13
Short-billed/Long-billed Dowitcher
50
Laughing Gull
1
Ring-billed Gull
1
Forster's Tern
3
Royal Tern
3
Sandwich Tern
450
Black Skimmer

Counted up to 100, then by 100s. Typical roosting location on the flats.

45
Brown Pelican
1
Great Blue Heron
2
Great Egret
1
Snowy Egret
1
Reddish Egret
2
Cattle Egret
1
Green Heron
1
White Ibis
1
Swallow-tailed Kite

Long skinny wings and long forked tail unmistakable in flight. Body below was white with dark flight and tail feathers. Dark above. Circling in rising thermals in front of the CC, slowly drifting north with the winds.

1
Merlin
1
Great Kiskadee
1
White-eyed Vireo
5
Purple Martin
4
Barn Swallow
1
House Wren
1
Gray Catbird
2
Northern Mockingbird
3
Savannah Sparrow
1
Lincoln's Sparrow
5
Orchard Oriole
4
Red-winged Blackbird
6
Great-tailed Grackle
1
Swainson's Warbler

Not to be confused with a worm eating warbler that was photographed by another birder here today- this bird has an olive brown back, pale whitish yellow below with a brownish cap, pale face, and a dark eye line, with no streaking anywhere.

1
Tennessee Warbler
1
Common Yellowthroat
1
Hooded Warbler
3
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle)
1
Summer Tanager
2
Indigo Bunting
1
Painted Bunting
5
House Sparrow
 

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

Yes