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Checklist S47098136

 
Location
Block 96F Branford, New Haven County, Connecticut, US ( Map )
Date and Effort
Mon Jul 09, 2018 7:35 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
3 hour(s), 34 minute(s)
Distance:
2.0 mile(s)
Observers:
CT bird atlas List , MARIA STOCKMAL
Species
41 species total
1
Mallard
22
Double-crested Cormorant
3
Snowy Egret
1
Green Heron
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1
Breeding Code
H In Appropriate Habitat (Possible)
ML107005121

© MARIA STOCKMAL

Age:
Adult
Sex:
Sex Unknown
16
Osprey

Nest in a natural setting. I could only see one chick.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 6 10
Breeding Code
FY Feeding Young (Confirmed)
ML107004521

© MARIA STOCKMAL

ML107004561

© MARIA STOCKMAL

1
Red-shouldered Hawk
2
Willet
23
Herring Gull

Gulls and cormorants were on a rock island. The photo below is in the marsh. The gull was quite a distance off, but, it seemed to be a juvenile. It was keeping company with an adult and flew when the adult flew.

Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
ML107007211

© MARIA STOCKMAL

Juvenile is to the left of the adult it was keeping company with.

Age:
Juvenile
Sex:
Sex Unknown
1
Common Tern

Fishing.

4
Mourning Dove
3
Red-bellied Woodpecker
5
Downy Woodpecker
1
Northern Flicker
2
Pileated Woodpecker

I think I found the nest. Photos below. A PIWO was drumming and calling from near this spot. A second PIWO was drumming from across the marsh. The nest is in GOSS and across the marsh is Veddar. The last two Christmas Bird Counts we has a PIWO each time along Pleasant Point Rd.

ML107003451

© MARIA STOCKMAL

ML107003471

© MARIA STOCKMAL

top hole

ML107003501

© MARIA STOCKMAL

ML107003571

© MARIA STOCKMAL

Very bottom hole

2
Eastern Wood-Pewee

Broke out of territory. Too far away to ID for age.

1
Willow Flycatcher

I think this bird is a fledgling. No eye-ring, short primaries.

Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
ML107004011

© MARIA STOCKMAL

Age:
Juvenile
Sex:
Sex Unknown
ML107004051

© MARIA STOCKMAL

ML107007101

© MARIA STOCKMAL

Age:
Juvenile
Sex:
Sex Unknown
ML107007261

© MARIA STOCKMAL

ML107007271

© MARIA STOCKMAL

2
Great Crested Flycatcher
1
Eastern Kingbird

Photos are of the same bird.

Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
ML107005841

© MARIA STOCKMAL

Very dark breast.

Age:
Juvenile
Sex:
Sex Unknown
ML107005981

© MARIA STOCKMAL

ML107005991

© MARIA STOCKMAL

Age:
Juvenile
Sex:
Sex Unknown
1
Red-eyed Vireo
4
Blue Jay
5
American Crow
2
Purple Martin
13
Barn Swallow
5
Black-capped Chickadee
10
Tufted Titmouse
4
White-breasted Nuthatch
1
Marsh Wren
4
Carolina Wren
1
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher

This gnatcher was off the trolley trail and not from Pleasant Point Rd group.

8
American Robin
3
Gray Catbird
51
European Starling
1
Cedar Waxwing
5
Common Yellowthroat
2
Yellow Warbler
11
Song Sparrow
Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
4
Northern Cardinal

Juvenile chasing after adult female.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female 1
Sex Unknown 1 2
Breeding Code
FY Feeding Young (Confirmed)
10
Red-winged Blackbird
Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
2
Common Grackle
4
American Goldfinch
7
House Sparrow
 

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

Yes