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Checklist S46960204

 
Location
Menunketesuck Island, Middlesex County, Connecticut, US ( Map )
Date and Effort
Tue Jul 03, 2018 10:15 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
2
Duration:
22 minute(s)
Distance:
0.478 mile(s)
Observers:
CT bird atlas List , Chris Loscalzo , Marianne Vahey List
Comments:
Viewed birds on the island from our kayaks. Warm and muggy. Rising tide. In additions to the birds, we saw two Sea Robins swimming in the shallow water on the west side of the islands. CBA block 99E.
Submitted from eBird for iOS, version 1.6.25
Species
17 species total
12
Double-crested Cormorant
6
Great Egret
1
Snowy Egret
1
Little Blue Heron
6
Glossy Ibis
Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
6
Osprey
Breeding Code
ON Occupied Nest (Confirmed)
16
American Oystercatcher

Lots of them, but none of them were sitting on nests, nor did we see any juveniles. One pair was agitated by our presence near the shore.

Breeding Code
A Agitated Behavior (Probable)
1
Spotted Sandpiper
Breeding Code
H In Appropriate Habitat (Possible)
4
Willet
Breeding Code
A Agitated Behavior (Probable)
20
Herring Gull
Breeding Code
H In Appropriate Habitat (Possible)
4
Great Black-backed Gull
2
Common Tern
4
Fish Crow
2
Tree Swallow
2
Song Sparrow
Breeding Code
S7 Singing Male Present 7+ days (Probable)
2
Red-winged Blackbird
4
Common Grackle
Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
 

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Yes