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Checklist S45982164

 
Location
Montrose Point, Lincoln Park, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Thu May 24, 2018 5:00 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
4 hour(s), 45 minute(s)
Distance:
3.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Robert Hughes
Species
75 species (+2 other taxa) total
20
8

A lone bird at the beach and a flock of 7 flying south over Lake Michigan

10
1

Female in the lake at the beach. Appears to have fishing line entangling her legs.

3
1
8
2
1

Hanging around the fluddle on the public beach

3
1

On the beach inside the protected area

5

Hanging around the fluddle on the public beach

1

Hanging around the fluddle on the public beach

20

Hanging around the fluddle on the public beach

120
2

One adult and one early second cycle bird, both at the beach

60

Several birds flying south and toting fish

1

Alternate adult flying north over the Point

140

Includes the breeding birds on the crib and a couple flocks flying north

5

Group of 4 flying south and a lone bird flying south4

4
2
2
1
1
1
1

Heard calling and singing

2
Alder/Willow Flycatcher (Traill's Flycatcher)
20

Includes several flying south over Lake Michigan in apparent reverse migration

1

Hanging around the woods in the forbidden area the east end of the Point. Also seen near the tower in the native planting area. Obvious shrike - medium sized long tailed gray and black passerine with thick, prominent black mask. Bill short, stubby, and black. White patch in wings and white tips to tail tail feathers.

1

Small, plain vireo with unstreaked whitish underparts, yellowish sides, olive upperparts, darker wings with thin white wing bar on greater coverts, faint whitish spectacles, and thick, stubby vireo bill. Seen in the peripheral plantings on the northeast side of the Point near the sidewalk and beach. Not heard.

5
1
30

Several flocks flying around the Point

2
20
30
10
8
10
1
2
3
1
1
2
2
20
3
10
40

Several flocks flying around the Point

2
15
1

Heard singing near the Meadow

1

One heard singing in the Dunes

3
4
sparrow sp.

In the Dunes and native planting area. Probably Savannah Sparrows.

2
10
40
1
20
1
5
7
4
2
6
1
1
3
2
1
6
1
1

Male seen and heard singing and calling near the tower at the east end of the Point

8
 

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

Yes