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Checklist S44970642

 
Location
South Padre Is.--WBC/Conv. Center/Laguna Madre Trail (LTC 035), Cameron County, Texas, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Thu Apr 26, 2018 7:05 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
9 hour(s), 51 minute(s)
Distance:
3.426 mile(s)
Observers:
Andrew Baldelli
Comments:
I put in conservative numbers for most of birds , Franklins Gull I stopped counting
Submitted from eBird for iOS, version 1.6.36
Species
130 species (+4 other taxa) total
22
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck
6
Blue-winged Teal
10
Mottled Duck
3
Pied-billed Grebe
2
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)
1
Eurasian Collared-Dove
5
White-winged Dove
2
Mourning Dove
8
Chimney Swift
5
Ruby-throated Hummingbird
1
Buff-bellied Hummingbird
1
Sora
2
Common Gallinule
8
American Coot
12
Black-necked Stilt
2
American Oystercatcher
2
Black-bellied Plover
2
Semipalmated Plover
2
Killdeer
1
Marbled Godwit
7
Ruddy Turnstone
4
Stilt Sandpiper
25
Sanderling
100
Dunlin
20
Least Sandpiper
3
White-rumped Sandpiper
2
Pectoral Sandpiper
10
Semipalmated Sandpiper
15
Short-billed Dowitcher
3
Long-billed Dowitcher
5
Wilson's Phalarope
3
Spotted Sandpiper
16
Greater Yellowlegs
22
Willet
50
Lesser Yellowlegs
150
Laughing Gull
10000
Franklin's Gull

Incredible site going by in flocks from 50 to 200 birds at a time , stopped counting

© Andrew Baldelli

© Andrew Baldelli

© Andrew Baldelli

14
Least Tern
8
Gull-billed Tern
3
Caspian Tern
35
Royal Tern
8
Sandwich Tern
51
Black Skimmer
5
Neotropic Cormorant
18
Brown Pelican
1
Least Bittern

© Andrew Baldelli

17
Great Blue Heron
2
Great Egret
16
Snowy Egret
2
Little Blue Heron
3
Tricolored Heron
2
Reddish Egret
65
Cattle Egret
1
Black-crowned Night-Heron
1
White Ibis

© Andrew Baldelli

1
Glossy/White-faced Ibis
4
Roseate Spoonbill
1
Turkey Vulture
2
Osprey
1
White-tailed Kite
1
Golden-fronted Woodpecker
1
Peregrine Falcon
8
Eastern Wood-Pewee

Seen by many stopped counting after 8

1
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher

Bold eye ring strong yellow wash on chest flanks bold wing bars

5
Least Flycatcher
2
Empidonax sp.
2
Great Kiskadee
2
Couch's Kingbird
15
Tropical/Couch's Kingbird

all Birds observed flying north , all the kingbirds lacked white outter tail feathers some of the birds perched briefly before heading north, thicker bill noted no birds were vocal many observers on boardwalk. Couldn’t positively ID for Couch’s / Tropical . One Western was obseverved showing white outter tail feathers smaller head smaller bill .

1
Western Kingbird
51
Eastern Kingbird

All heading north

37
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher
1
White-eyed Vireo
1
Blue-headed Vireo
2
Philadelphia Vireo
2
Warbling Vireo
1
Red-eyed Vireo
1
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
10
Purple Martin
15
Tree Swallow
7
Bank Swallow
100
Barn Swallow
25
Cliff Swallow
2
Marsh Wren
1
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
2
Veery
4
Gray-cheeked Thrush
3
Swainson's Thrush
19
Gray Catbird
2
Northern Mockingbird
1
European Starling
1
Olive Sparrow
2
Clay-colored Sparrow
1
Savannah Sparrow
1
Lincoln's Sparrow
1
Yellow-breasted Chat
8
Yellow-headed Blackbird
13
Orchard Oriole
145
Baltimore Oriole

Low estimate

50
Red-winged Blackbird
3
Bronzed Cowbird
2
Brown-headed Cowbird
10
Great-tailed Grackle
1
Ovenbird
1
Louisiana Waterthrush

Long white eyebrow long bill

2
Northern Waterthrush
1
Golden-winged Warbler
1
Blue-winged Warbler
10
Black-and-white Warbler

© Andrew Baldelli

15
Tennessee Warbler
1
Nashville Warbler
1
Kentucky Warbler
8
Common Yellowthroat
3
Hooded Warbler

© Andrew Baldelli

1
American Redstart
2
Cape May Warbler

2 female birds seen by many

© Andrew Baldelli

4
Northern Parula
11
Magnolia Warbler

Many birds along boardwalk and in back of convention center

1
Bay-breasted Warbler

© Andrew Baldelli

© Andrew Baldelli

1
Blackburnian Warbler
3
Yellow Warbler
10
Chestnut-sided Warbler
1
Black-throated Blue Warbler

Male

© Andrew Baldelli

2
Yellow-rumped Warbler

2 birds seen by many

1
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon's)

Will ad photo

© Andrew Baldelli

2
Yellow-throated Warbler

© Andrew Baldelli

8
Black-throated Green Warbler
3
Summer Tanager
38
Rose-breasted Grosbeak

Many birds in am flight also many in area behind convention center

© Andrew Baldelli

2
Blue Grosbeak
75
Indigo Bunting

© Andrew Baldelli

4
Painted Bunting

© Andrew Baldelli

20
Dickcissel
3
House Sparrow
 

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

Yes