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Checklist S48014278

 
Location
Rodeo Lagoon, Marin County, California, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Wed Aug 22, 2018 6:52 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
3 hour(s), 26 minute(s)
Distance:
2.5 mile(s)
Observers:
David Wiechers
Comments:
57 degrees overcast high fog and limited visibility, low tide and no significant wind.
30 minute sea watch followed by a circuit of the main lagoon.
Mammals of note: 3 young River Otters and one adult
Submitted from eBird Android, version 1.9.1
Species
47 species total
2
Gadwall

Continuing birds

10
Mallard
15
Surf Scoter

All on the ocean

2
California Quail
2
Anna's Hummingbird
2
Virginia Rail

Heard only one on the main lagoon and one on the inner lagoon

17
Least Sandpiper

All at the south end of the Western Lagoon beach

8
Western Sandpiper

All at the south end of the Western Lagoon beach

1
Short-billed Dowitcher

Juvenile at the southend of the Western Lagoon beach

11
Red-necked Phalarope

one in the outlet channel, 7 at the southern end of the Western Lagoon beach, 3 at the East end

3
Common Murre

On the ocean

400
Heermann's Gull
1
Ring-billed Gull
25
Western Gull
20
California Gull
2
Caspian Tern
300
Brandt's Cormorant
3
Pelagic Cormorant
1
Double-crested Cormorant
312
Brown Pelican

112 on the main lagoon and 200+ on Bird Island

2
Great Blue Heron
18
Great Egret
7
Snowy Egret
1
Red-tailed Hawk
1
Pacific-slope Flycatcher
3
Black Phoebe
4
California Scrub-Jay
2
American Crow
3
Common Raven
19
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
16
Barn Swallow
1
Chestnut-backed Chickadee
1
Bewick's Wren
14
Wrentit
4
Western Bluebird

All at the beach

1
Swainson's Thrush

Heard only inner lagoon

2
American Robin
2
House Finch
4
Purple Finch
1
American Goldfinch
4
White-crowned Sparrow
7
Song Sparrow
2
California Towhee
3
Spotted Towhee
12
Common Yellowthroat
1
Yellow Warbler

North side of the lagoon quarry area

3
Wilson's Warbler
 

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

Yes