Checklist S45475942

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Owner Kevin Glueckert

Traveling
  • 1
  • 0.8 mi
Comments

Partly sunny, ~ 65 F; breezy. Primarily survey small bay on SW side of reservoir; then drive length of road on east side. Commute time deducted getting from one side of lake to other.

Observations

  1. Number observed: 2
  2. Number observed: 1
  3. Number observed: 2
  4. Number observed: 4
  5. Number observed: 5
  6. Number observed: 2
  7. Number observed: 1
  8. Number observed: 30

    Comments: estimate

  9. Number observed: 2
  10. Number observed: 3
  11. Number observed: 1
  12. Number observed: 1
  13. Number observed: 10
  14. Number observed: 2
  15. Number observed: 1

    Comments: Observed in flight directly overhead < 30 m distant, for approx. 15 seconds, as it circled away out of sight. Noted extremely slender shape, dark cap, whitish body, yellow bill, and forked tail. Wingspan less than black tern.

  16. Number observed: 3
  17. Number observed: 10
  18. Number observed: 1

    Comments: Perched on fence post near west entrance to reservoir. Observed < 35 m distant with 10x optics. Pale gray head with darker wings and pale yellow belly. Cassin's kingbird ruled out by plumage characteristics. Took flight and headed west, low over stubble field.

  19. Number observed: 1
  20. Number observed: 2

    Comments: Identified by vocalizations; well-spaced husky "chur" calls. Separated from bank swallow by vocalization and plumage characteristics. Observed in flight, brown plumage above with brownish head and faded pale brownish-gray wash over throat and upper breast.

  21. Number observed: 5
  22. Number observed: 6

    Comments: exact count

  23. Number observed: 2
  24. Number observed: 1
  25. Number observed: 1
  26. Number observed: 2
  27. Number observed: 1
  28. Number observed: 1
  29. Number observed: 2