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Checklist S47138014

 
Location
Block 96F Branford, New Haven County, Connecticut, US ( Map )
Date and Effort
Wed Jul 11, 2018 7:20 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
3 hour(s), 35 minute(s)
Distance:
2.0 mile(s)
Observers:
CT bird atlas List , MARIA STOCKMAL
Species
38 species total
8
Canada Goose
8
Mallard
1
Great Blue Heron
1
Great Egret
2
Green Heron

Found in reed area of golf course. It flew out as I was walking along the opposite side of the street.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 2
Breeding Code
H In Appropriate Habitat (Possible)
ML107199371

© MARIA STOCKMAL

Have not seen a juvenile yet. The adults are beginning to emerge.

ML107199401

© MARIA STOCKMAL

ML107199701

© MARIA STOCKMAL

This is the habitat the Green Heron dropped down into from the tree. This is a golf course. A nest is in the lower left hand corner.

ML107199951

© MARIA STOCKMAL

Could this be a possible nest for the Green Heron? The idea is correct. The nest was empty.

4
Osprey

on the Branford River

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1 3
Breeding Code
FY Feeding Young (Confirmed)
3
Herring Gull
3
Mourning Dove
3
Chimney Swift
1
Red-bellied Woodpecker
2
Downy Woodpecker
2
Northern Flicker
1
Willow Flycatcher
2
Great Crested Flycatcher
3
Eastern Kingbird

Adult with two fledglings

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 2 1
Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
ML107198561

© MARIA STOCKMAL

adult with two juveniles

1
Warbling Vireo
2
Red-eyed Vireo
5
Blue Jay

Two of the three juveniles were sitting with each other and staying in the same area which is unlike adult who do not stay in one place long. Typical of juveniles

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 3 2
Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
ML107200541

© MARIA STOCKMAL

This Blue Jay was giving, what sounded like, a crying call.

Age:
Juvenile
Sex:
Sex Unknown
3
American Crow
5
Tree Swallow
5
Barn Swallow
1
Black-capped Chickadee
6
Tufted Titmouse
1
White-breasted Nuthatch
4
House Wren
3
Marsh Wren
1
Carolina Wren
8
American Robin
5
Gray Catbird
7
European Starling
1
Common Yellowthroat
3
Chipping Sparrow
1
Song Sparrow
1
Baltimore Oriole

Only heard the call.

9
Red-winged Blackbird
2
Common Grackle
8
American Goldfinch
2
House Sparrow
 

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

Yes