AudioDateDownLeftRightUpIconClosefacebookReportGallerySettingsGiftLanguageGridLanguage iconListMapMenunoAudionoPhotoPhotoPlayPlusSearchStartwitterUserVideo

Checklist S47784321

 
Location
Fort De Soto Park, Pinellas County, Florida, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Sat Aug 11, 2018 9:30 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
3 hour(s)
Distance:
6.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Ron Smith
Comments:
I did not count birds at the north end Key, Outback Key.
Submitted from eBird for iOS, version 1.6.36
Species
42 species total
2
Common Ground-Dove
4
Mourning Dove
3
American Oystercatcher
8
Black-bellied Plover
2
Wilson's Plover
30
Semipalmated Plover
1
Marbled Godwit
21
Ruddy Turnstone
36
Sanderling
32
Least Sandpiper
2
Semipalmated Sandpiper
95
Short-billed Dowitcher
70
Willet
X
Laughing Gull
5
Least Tern
6
Black Tern
5
Common Tern
7
Forster's Tern
140
Royal Tern
1100
Sandwich Tern

Not unexpected at this season. Two flocks; one behind concession stand of the Fort and the other was at the North Beach roped-off area. Also, there were many birds diving on the baitfish at the Gulf Pier..

90
Black Skimmer
3
Magnificent Frigatebird
X
Double-crested Cormorant
X
Brown Pelican
12
Great Egret
13
Snowy Egret
2
Little Blue Heron
1
Tricolored Heron
3
Reddish Egret
45
White Ibis
6
Osprey
2
Red-bellied Woodpecker
3
Gray Kingbird
1
Fish Crow
2
Purple Martin

Perched together on wire at Bay Pier lot.

2
Barn Swallow

@ EBT just before 11.

2
Cave Swallow

@ EBT at 9:45. Two birds together. Dark orange forehead patch with a paler throat. Orange rump patch w/square tail.

2
Northern Mockingbird
60
European Starling
1
Red-winged Blackbird
2
Common Grackle
1
Northern Cardinal
 

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

Yes