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Checklist S46540504

 
Location
Gilsland Farm Audubon Center, Cumberland County, Maine, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Thu Jun 14, 2018 7:06 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
13
Duration:
2 hour(s), 52 minute(s)
Distance:
2.084 mile(s)
Observers:
Doug Hitchcox
Comments:
Maine Audubon's Weekly Bird Walk | 73ºF, mostly sunny, w 10mph breeze. Quickly rising tide.
Submitted from eBird for iOS, version 1.6.36
Species
48 species total
7
Wild Turkey

males goofily chasing each other around the orchard with two hens watching

1
Mourning Dove
1
Virginia Rail

still calling from the pond

4
Ring-billed Gull
35
Herring Gull (American)
1
Great Black-backed Gull
15
Double-crested Cormorant
2
Great Egret
1
Little Egret

**RARE/continuing | spotted in a group of SNEGs directly off the bluff in the West Meadow. Slightly lankier than SNEGs with a longer necked look; lores have faded from the purplish a couple weeks ago to a pale grayish-green. At least one long plume visible. Did more sporadic running/jumping while feeding (REEG-like) compared to the methodical SNEGs. Distant digiscoped shots taken.

5
Snowy Egret
3
Turkey Vulture
4
Osprey
1
Cooper's Hawk

calling from the woods across from the West Meadow's south blind

1
Bald Eagle

adult

1
Belted Kingfisher
1
Hairy Woodpecker
2
Willow Flycatcher
1
Great Crested Flycatcher

moving through the oaks on the edge of the parking lot in the AM

1
Eastern Kingbird

heard from the parking lot as we gathered

2
Red-eyed Vireo
1
Blue Jay
4
American Crow
4
Tree Swallow

active nest in the North Meadow

12
Barn Swallow
3
Black-capped Chickadee
1
Tufted Titmouse
2
White-breasted Nuthatch
3
House Wren

apparently using a nest box at the top of the hill in the West Meadow

5
Eastern Bluebird
2
American Robin
4
Gray Catbird
8
Cedar Waxwing
6
House Finch
10
American Goldfinch
2
Chipping Sparrow
25
Song Sparrow
1
Swamp Sparrow
2
Bobolink
1
Baltimore Oriole
16
Red-winged Blackbird
1
Brown-headed Cowbird
1
Blue-winged Warbler

patch bird! | unfortunately heard only; singing classic "bee-buzz" song from the swale along the north edge of the West Meadow. Sang about six times before going silent and disappearing.

6
Common Yellowthroat
2
American Redstart
4
Yellow Warbler
1
Chestnut-sided Warbler
2
Northern Cardinal
10
House Sparrow
 

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