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Checklist S45677137

 
Location
Pte. Mouillee SGA, Monroe County, Michigan, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Mon May 14, 2018 6:15 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
1 hour(s), 45 minute(s)
Distance:
5.6 mile(s)
Observers:
Allen Chartier , Christine Hall List , Derek Rogers List
Comments:
All miles by bicycle. Inner dikes only.
Species
88 species total
120
Canada Goose
15
Mute Swan
12
Wood Duck
6
Blue-winged Teal
4
Gadwall
90
Mallard
2
American Black Duck
4
Green-winged Teal
2
Redhead
8
Lesser Scaup
35
Pied-billed Grebe
1
Mourning Dove
3
Chimney Swift
1
Virginia Rail
2
Sora
12
Common Gallinule
45
American Coot
13
Sandhill Crane

7 in Long Pond Unit, 2 in Bloody Run Unit, 2 in Humphries Unit, and 2 near the pump house.

1
Black-bellied Plover

Flyover.

30
Killdeer
1100
Dunlin

Most were in a shallow pond and on mud just SE of the pump house. Carefully block-counted by 10s. 8 were in Long Pond, and another 15 flew over toward the Humphries Unit.

3
Least Sandpiper
1
Short-billed Dowitcher
1
Wilson's Snipe
22
Spotted Sandpiper
1
Solitary Sandpiper
2
Greater Yellowlegs
11
Lesser Yellowlegs
1
Bonaparte's Gull
20
Ring-billed Gull
8
Herring Gull
18
Caspian Tern
2
Black Tern
70
Forster's Tern
1
Common Loon

Basic-plumaged bird in Vermet Unit.

14
Double-crested Cormorant
1
American White Pelican
1
American Bittern
65
Great Blue Heron
40
Great Egret
1
Snowy Egret

In Long Pond Unit, with a small group of Great Egrets. Much smaller than nearby Great Egrets, with thinner black bill and longer head and neck plumes.

2
Black-crowned Night-Heron
4
Osprey
1
Northern Harrier
1
Bald Eagle
1
Red-tailed Hawk
1
Northern Flicker
1
Eastern Wood-Pewee
1
Willow Flycatcher
2
Eastern Kingbird
2
Warbling Vireo
1
Horned Lark
15
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
8
Purple Martin
60
Tree Swallow
6
Bank Swallow
20
Barn Swallow
2
Cliff Swallow
2
House Wren
12
Marsh Wren
8
American Robin
2
Gray Catbird
15
European Starling
7
American Goldfinch
1
Chipping Sparrow
2
White-crowned Sparrow
4
Savannah Sparrow
15
Song Sparrow
1
Lincoln's Sparrow
5
Swamp Sparrow
3
Yellow-headed Blackbird

All males.

3
Bobolink
1
Eastern Meadowlark
1
Orchard Oriole
4
Baltimore Oriole
175
Red-winged Blackbird
15
Brown-headed Cowbird
50
Common Grackle
2
Nashville Warbler
12
Common Yellowthroat
1
American Redstart
1
Cape May Warbler
1
Blackburnian Warbler
12
Yellow Warbler
2
Palm Warbler
4
Northern Cardinal
2
Indigo Bunting
10
House Sparrow
 

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

Yes