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Checklist S45839800

 
Location
Cape Island--CMPSP (Cape May Point SP), Cape May County, New Jersey, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Sat May 19, 2018 1:23 PM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
2
Duration:
5 hour(s), 55 minute(s)
Distance:
1.1 mile(s)
Observers:
Jennifer Miller
Submitted from eBird for iOS, version 1.6.36
Species
45 species (+3 other taxa) total
11
Canada Goose

2 adults and 5 goslings

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 5 6
Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
18
Mute Swan

With 2 fledgling cygnets. 2 smaller cygnets later.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 14
Female
Sex Unknown 4
Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
6
Mallard
12
dabbling duck sp.

One female and 11 very small ducklings. Looks like a Mallard except for the all black bill. May have been the dark lighting, but I think I would still see the dark spot on a lighter bill.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female 1
Sex Unknown 11
Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
ML103604881

© Jennifer Miller

Average Quality
Age:
Juvenile
Sex:
Sex Unknown
ML103604891

© Jennifer Miller

Average Quality
Age:
Adult
Sex:
Female
1
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)
10
Chimney Swift
3
Ruby-throated Hummingbird

2 Female and 1 male

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female 2
Sex Unknown
1
American Oystercatcher

Sitting in a roped off area. Possibly on a nest.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1
1
Killdeer
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1
2
peep sp.
2
Laughing Gull
1
Great Black-backed Gull
6
gull sp.

Large, but bad angle in flight. Herring or Greater Black-backed.

2
Least Tern

flew by with that bouncy flight

50
Forster's Tern

White belly. Some still had black eye patch with black head still coming in. Calls matched Forsters. 40 in the dock and more flying around.

2
Double-crested Cormorant
1
Osprey
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1
1
Belted Kingfisher
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1
1
Downy Woodpecker

Male

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female
Sex Unknown
1
Red-eyed Vireo
2
Fish Crow
30
Purple Martin
8
Tree Swallow

One brown - perched juvenile. Nesting boxes with tree swallows flying in and out.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1
Breeding Code
ON Occupied Nest (Confirmed)
4
Barn Swallow
1
Carolina Chickadee
16
American Robin

One on a nest

Breeding Code
ON Occupied Nest (Confirmed)
1
Gray Catbird

Singing on the lower branches of a pine

ML103602901

© Jennifer Miller

Average Quality

Was singing right next to me in a tree, but so faintly that even the external microphone barely picked it up over the surrounding noise. An immature male American Restart is also singing.

Behaviors:
song
Age:
Adult
Sex:
Sex Unknown
Playback:
Not used
Recorder:
iPhone SE Voice Memos
Microphone:
Edutige EIM-001 Omnidirectional Microphone for iPhone
Accessories:
Edutige EWS-003 Furry Windscreen
2
Northern Mockingbird
4
European Starling
1
Field Sparrow

Heard only. Singing by dunes.

12
Red-winged Blackbird
Breeding Code
S Singing Male (Possible)
2
Common Grackle (Purple)
2
Black-and-white Warbler

Female

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female 2
Sex Unknown
4
Common Yellowthroat

Male. Almost no white above the black.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 4
Female
Sex Unknown
6
American Redstart

2 Male and 3 immature males with a few black spots around the face and neck. 1 female/immature male

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 3 2
Female
Sex Unknown 1
ML103602131

© Jennifer Miller

Average Quality

Was singing while feeding. Becomes fainter as it moves away.

Behaviors:
song
Age:
Immature
Sex:
Male
Playback:
Not used
Recorder:
iPhone SE Voice Memos
Microphone:
Edutige EIM-001 Omnidirectional Microphone for iPhone
Accessories:
Edutige EWS-003 Furry Windscreen
ML103603221

© Jennifer Miller

Average Quality

Was singing while feeding.

Behaviors:
song
Age:
Immature
Sex:
Male
Playback:
Not used
Recorder:
iPhone SE Voice Memos
Microphone:
Edutige EIM-001 Omnidirectional Microphone for iPhone
Accessories:
Edutige EWS-003 Furry Windscreen
2
Northern Parula

One had a slight red wash for a necklace. Didn’t see the neck of the other one well enough.

2
Magnolia Warbler

Males

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 2
Female
Sex Unknown
1
Bay-breasted Warbler

Looks most like the nonbreeding male in Sibley (based on the coloration of the head that I saw). Immature male coming into breeding plumage or a female. Did not see a red patch on top of the head, but got separate and brief looks at the head and body. Along the dunes on the trail by the hawkwatch.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female
Sex Unknown
1
Yellow Warbler

Male

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female
Sex Unknown
1
Chestnut-sided Warbler

Male

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female
Sex Unknown
13
Blackpoll Warbler

5 Female and 8 male

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 8
Female 5
Sex Unknown
1
Pine Warbler

Up at the top of a pine tree feeding and singing

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female
Sex Unknown
Breeding Code
S Singing Male (Possible)
ML103603931

© Jennifer Miller

Average Quality
Behaviors:
song, call
Age:
Adult
Sex:
Male
Playback:
Not used
Recorder:
iPhone SE Voice Memos
Microphone:
Edutige EIM-001 Omnidirectional Microphone for iPhone
Accessories:
Edutige EWS-003 Furry Windscreen
ML103604551

© Jennifer Miller

Average Quality

A male Blue Grosbeak is also singing.

Behaviors:
song
Age:
Adult
Sex:
Male
Playback:
Not used
Recorder:
iPhone SE Voice Memos
Microphone:
Edutige EIM-001 Omnidirectional Microphone for iPhone
Accessories:
Edutige EWS-003 Furry Windscreen
4
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle)

Seen in different areas of the park and 2 together.

9
Northern Cardinal

Males and females

1
Rose-breasted Grosbeak

Male

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female
Sex Unknown
1
Blue Grosbeak

Male

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female
Sex Unknown
Breeding Code
S Singing Male (Possible)
ML103604601

© Jennifer Miller

Average Quality

Starts fainter and becomes louder.

Behaviors:
song
Age:
Adult
Sex:
Male
Playback:
Not used
Recorder:
iPhone SE Voice Memos
Microphone:
Edutige EIM-001 Omnidirectional Microphone for iPhone
Accessories:
Edutige EWS-003 Furry Windscreen
2
Indigo Bunting

Male

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 2
Female
Sex Unknown
1
House Sparrow
 

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