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Checklist S47491978

 
Location
Alligator River NWR, Dare County, North Carolina, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Thu Jul 26, 2018 4:24 PM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
2 hour(s), 11 minute(s)
Distance:
11.92 mile(s)
Observers:
Martina Nordstrand
Comments:
N/A
Submitted from eBird Android, version 1.9
Species
34 species (+3 other taxa) total
2
duck sp.

Quick flyovers- seemed pale

2
Northern Bobwhite
4
Mourning Dove
6
Yellow-billed Cuckoo
2
Ruby-throated Hummingbird
12
Killdeer
6
Least Sandpiper
12
peep sp.
8
Spotted Sandpiper
4
Solitary Sandpiper
300
Greater Yellowlegs

Definitely an underestimate- majority of the yellowlegs flock

50
Lesser Yellowlegs

The majority of the yellowlegs I saw were Greaters, but I did see and hear a small flock of about ~30 seemingly "pure" Lesser, all calling and all relatively the same size. The rest were rather easy to ID as they were mixed with the Greaters.

600
Greater/Lesser Yellowlegs

Hundreds of yellowlegs in the impoundments along Sawyer Lake Rd. The majority were too far out to positively ID.

1
White Ibis
2
Black Vulture
5
Turkey Vulture
1
Red-headed Woodpecker
3
Red-bellied Woodpecker
2
Downy Woodpecker
2
Pileated Woodpecker
1
Northern Flicker
4
Great Crested Flycatcher
60
Purple Martin
5
Barn Swallow
6
Carolina Chickadee
3
Tufted Titmouse
2
Brown-headed Nuthatch
8
Carolina Wren
8
European Starling
2
American Goldfinch
10
Eastern Meadowlark
2
Red-winged Blackbird
15
Prothonotary Warbler

I surprisingly large flock at the beginning of Miltail Rd! I've never seen so many PROWs flying across the road.

12
Common Yellowthroat
2
Prairie Warbler
6
Northern Cardinal
3
Indigo Bunting
 

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

Yes