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Checklist S45765972

 
Location
Tawas Point SP, Iosco County, Michigan, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Wed May 16, 2018 6:00 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
7 hour(s)
Distance:
10.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Ed Kaminski
Species
106 species (+1 other taxa) total
8
Canada Goose
5
Mallard
2
Lesser Scaup
3
Long-tailed Duck
6
Bufflehead
2
Hooded Merganser
3
Common Merganser
6
Red-breasted Merganser
1
Ruffed Grouse
2
Pied-billed Grebe
1
Eurasian Collared-Dove

The unusually large Dove flew in to a tree near the point, then took off after a few seconds back down the peninsula. A few seconds later, all of the top birders ran after the bird! I was a few seconds too late to get a photo.

10
Mourning Dove
25
Chimney Swift
25
Ruby-throated Hummingbird
1
Virginia Rail
2
Sora
1
Semipalmated Plover
3
Killdeer
2
Sanderling
6
Dunlin
1
Least Sandpiper
1
Greater/Lesser Yellowlegs
X
Bonaparte's Gull
X
Ring-billed Gull
X
Herring Gull
X
Caspian Tern
X
Common Tern
1
Red-throated Loon

Scoped out in the water very early in the morning.

3
Common Loon
25
Double-crested Cormorant
2
Great Egret
3
Green Heron
1
Bald Eagle
2
Red-headed Woodpecker
5
Red-bellied Woodpecker
3
Downy Woodpecker
1
Hairy Woodpecker
10
Northern Flicker
1
Merlin
1
Eastern Wood-Pewee
10
Least Flycatcher
2
Eastern Phoebe
1
Great Crested Flycatcher
25
Eastern Kingbird
5
Warbling Vireo
3
Red-eyed Vireo
100
Blue Jay
3
American Crow
X
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
X
Purple Martin
X
Tree Swallow
X
Bank Swallow
X
Barn Swallow
X
Cliff Swallow
10
Black-capped Chickadee
1
Red-breasted Nuthatch
2
House Wren
4
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
5
Veery
1
Hermit Thrush
X
American Robin
20
Gray Catbird
8
Brown Thrasher
X
European Starling
4
Pine Siskin
3
American Goldfinch
6
Chipping Sparrow
2
Clay-colored Sparrow
25
White-crowned Sparrow
2
White-throated Sparrow
2
Vesper Sparrow
10
Savannah Sparrow
10
Song Sparrow
1
Lincoln's Sparrow
3
Bobolink
6
Orchard Oriole
25
Baltimore Oriole
X
Red-winged Blackbird
30
Brown-headed Cowbird
2
Rusty Blackbird
X
Common Grackle
1
Ovenbird
3
Golden-winged Warbler
2
Blue-winged Warbler
6
Black-and-white Warbler
2
Tennessee Warbler
1
Orange-crowned Warbler
5
Nashville Warbler
2
Mourning Warbler
X
American Redstart
5
Cape May Warbler
10
Northern Parula
10
Magnolia Warbler
2
Bay-breasted Warbler
20
Yellow Warbler
10
Chestnut-sided Warbler
3
Blackpoll Warbler
20
Black-throated Blue Warbler

BT Blues all over the park. Conservative number

4
Palm Warbler
2
Pine Warbler
10
Yellow-rumped Warbler
7
Black-throated Green Warbler
1
Wilson's Warbler
10
Scarlet Tanager
1
Northern Cardinal
20
Rose-breasted Grosbeak
5
Indigo Bunting
 

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

Yes