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Checklist S45422842

 
Location
Dry Tortugas NP--Garden Key, Monroe County, Florida, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Sun May 06, 2018 10:15 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
4 hour(s), 25 minute(s)
Distance:
1.5 mile(s)
Observers:
Eduardo Ruben Ibarra List , Madison Janney List , Nahuel Medina List , Rangel Diaz
Comments:
Arrived in park waters by 10:05am and offloaded onto the island by 10:15.
Submitted from eBird for iOS, version 1.6.36
Species
43 species total
1
American Flamingo

Large pink bird continuing on Long Key. Scope necessary to view.

1
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)

Large gray/white pigeon on top of fort. Did not notice and bands from racing clubs but most likely from Cuban hobbyists.

2
Mourning Dove
3
Yellow-billed Cuckoo
1
Chimney Swift
1
Ruby-throated Hummingbird
23
Ruddy Turnstone
5
Laughing Gull
1000
Brown Noddy

© Rangel Diaz

Average Quality
1
Black Noddy

Continuing bird on coal docks. Locating first thing off the boat by Chris Feeney. Very good comparison views next to Brown Noddy - smaller tern with clear, bold white cap, thin drooping bill and darker plumage.

© Rangel Diaz

Average Quality

© Rangel Diaz

Average Quality

© Rangel Diaz

Average Quality

© Rangel Diaz

Average Quality
500
Sooty Tern
2
Bridled Tern

© Rangel Diaz

Average Quality

© Rangel Diaz

Average Quality
1
Royal Tern
37
Magnificent Frigatebird
60
Masked Booby

Boat pulled up close enough on way in for photos of nesting colony.

© Rangel Diaz

Average Quality

Nesting colony on Hospital Key

3
Double-crested Cormorant
2
Brown Pelican
23
Cattle Egret
1
Green Heron
1
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron
1
Glossy Ibis
1
Sharp-shinned Hawk
2
Merlin
1
Peregrine Falcon
1
Gray Kingbird
1
White-eyed Vireo
2
Bank Swallow
11
Barn Swallow
4
Gray Catbird
1
Bobolink
3
Ovenbird
1
Northern Waterthrush
2
Black-and-white Warbler
17
Common Yellowthroat

Exact count. All over fort.

23
American Redstart

Exact count. Most common species.

17
Cape May Warbler

Exact count.

5
Northern Parula
1
Magnolia Warbler
2
Blackpoll Warbler
4
Black-throated Blue Warbler
7
Palm Warbler (Western)
2
Prairie Warbler
2
Indigo Bunting

Both sexes seen.

© Rangel Diaz

Average Quality
Age:
Adult
Sex:
Male
 

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