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Checklist S46540984

 
Location
Cape Hatteras, Dare County, North Carolina, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Wed Jun 13, 2018 11:50 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
2
Duration:
3 hour(s), 25 minute(s)
Distance:
7.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Michael Cheves
Comments:
I kept a single list for several hotspots inside the Hatteras National Seashore area. Effort includes driving Lighthouse Rd. and around the old lighthouse and Cape Point Campgrounds, and additional walking to Cape Point (avoiding protected areas).
Species
26 species (+1 other taxa) total
45
Canada Goose

In the Lighthouse Rd. pond, more in the salt pond

ML104370011

© Michael Cheves

ML104370021

© Michael Cheves

10
Mourning Dove
2
American Oystercatcher
1
Black-bellied Plover
ML104370731

© Michael Cheves

1
Sanderling
ML104370751

© Michael Cheves

1
Willet (Eastern)
ML104370761

© Michael Cheves

20
Laughing Gull
ML104370321

© Michael Cheves

1
Herring Gull
21
Great Black-backed Gull
ML104370541

© Michael Cheves

ML104370551

© Michael Cheves

ML104370571

© Michael Cheves

20
Least Tern
ML104370581

© Michael Cheves

50
Royal Tern

Many inside the protected area

ML104370601

© Michael Cheves

8
Black Skimmer
ML104370711

© Michael Cheves

2
shearwater sp.

2 different ocean birds seen from Cape Point, long distance scope views

ML104370121

© Michael Cheves

ML104370131

© Michael Cheves

1
Double-crested Cormorant
1
Brown Pelican
11
Great Egret

Several roosting by the ponds at ramp 43-44

ML104370401

© Michael Cheves

5
Turkey Vulture
ML104370311

© Michael Cheves

3
Osprey
1
Purple Martin
15
Barn Swallow
2
Brown Thrasher
ML104370461

© Michael Cheves

1
Northern Mockingbird
4
Eastern Meadowlark
ML104370251

© Michael Cheves

17
Red-winged Blackbird
1
Boat-tailed Grackle
1
Common Yellowthroat
1
Northern Cardinal
 

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

Yes