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Checklist S46541351

 
Location
Montrose Point, Lincoln Park, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Thu Jun 14, 2018 5:15 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
3 hour(s), 15 minute(s)
Distance:
3.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Robert Hughes
Species
52 species total
60
Canada Goose

Includes local birds and a large group in Lake Michigan

15
Mallard

Includes a couple family groups

2
Hooded Merganser

Female type birds in Lake Michigan

4
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)
4
Mourning Dove
15
Chimney Swift
1
King Rail

Continuing bird (presumably) walking and feeding in the water and grass next to the fishing pier at the base of the pier. Large rail with reddish underparts, strongly barred black and white sides and flanks, and streaked upperparts.

ML104371451

© Robert Hughes

ML104371461

© Robert Hughes

4
Killdeer
4
Spotted Sandpiper
1
Bonaparte's Gull

Immature bird. Small gull with pale gray upperparts, white underparts, small black bill, dark mark on side of head, pink legs, and dark primaries.

ML104371511

© Robert Hughes

100
Ring-billed Gull
4
Herring Gull

At the beach. One adult and 3 second cycle birds.

30
Caspian Tern
100
Double-crested Cormorant

Large group on the water crib plus a few here and there

1
Great Blue Heron

Flying south

3
Green Heron

Nesting? Attempting to nest?

1
Black-crowned Night-Heron

Flying south towards the Golf Course Pond

1
Belted Kingfisher
1
Eastern Kingbird
4
Warbling Vireo
4
Blue Jay
2
American Crow
12
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
20
Purple Martin
8
Tree Swallow
10
Bank Swallow
10
Barn Swallow
3
Black-capped Chickadee
1
House Wren
1
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher

Male in the area of the nest

1
Wood Thrush

Singing in the Magic Hedge

20
American Robin
4
Gray Catbird
1
Brown Thrasher
25
European Starling
3
Cedar Waxwing
2
House Finch
15
American Goldfinch
1
Song Sparrow

Bird on territory in the Dunes.

1
Orchard Oriole

Immature male seen and heard singing

8
Baltimore Oriole
40
Red-winged Blackbird
1
Brown-headed Cowbird
30
Common Grackle
1
Mourning Warbler

Heard singing and seen in the Magic Hedge. Warbler with unmarked greenish upperparts, yellowish underparts with gray hood and black patch on the breast. No eye ring.

1
Common Yellowthroat
1
Blackburnian Warbler

Warbler with black wings and back, 2 white wing bars, white streaks on back, whitish underparts with dark streaking on flanks, and orange breast and face with dark face patch. Also heard singing.

ML104372221

© Robert Hughes

4
Yellow Warbler
4
Northern Cardinal
1
Indigo Bunting

Female

1
Dickcissel
10
House Sparrow
 

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

Yes