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Location
Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually NWR, Thurston County, Washington, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Tue Sep 11, 2018 9:22 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
2
Duration:
5 hour(s), 29 minute(s)
Distance:
5.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Andrew Baksh
Submitted from eBird for iOS, version 1.7.33
Species
38 species (+2 other taxa) total
137
Canada Goose
1
Wood Duck
1100
Mallard

Massive lot at the edge of the marsh after the boardwalk.

2
Vaux's Swift
1
Anna's Hummingbird
1
hummingbird sp.
3
Killdeer
1
Whimbrel

Picked up an alarm calling bird flying over the mudflats. Appeared to be flushed by a young Peregrine Falcon. Large shorebird with long curved bill, striped head just some of the distinctive features.

9
Least Sandpiper
3
Greater Yellowlegs
128
Ring-billed Gull
39
California Gull
5
Glaucous-winged Gull
119
Caspian Tern

1, 3, 2, 1, (counted 112) on the edge of the flats pretty far out but easily identified. Large black cap massive red bill. Prior to the rains, I was able to pick out a few juveniles from the line of birds on the flats.

175
Double-crested Cormorant
18
Great Blue Heron
1
Black Vulture

Unmistakable with short tail, broad wings held slightly forward. Observed soaring near the boardwalk.

2
Osprey
2
Bald Eagle
1
Belted Kingfisher
1
Downy Woodpecker (Pacific)
2
Peregrine Falcon
1
Empidonax sp.
5
American Crow
11
Violet-green Swallow
50
Barn Swallow
15
Black-capped Chickadee
15
Bushtit
1
Brown Creeper
3
American Robin
14
European Starling
5
White-crowned Sparrow
21
Savannah Sparrow

3, 2, 6, 2, 1, 5, 2

9
Song Sparrow
5
Lincoln's Sparrow
2
Spotted Towhee
3
Orange-crowned Warbler
4
Common Yellowthroat
1
Yellow Warbler
1
Wilson's Warbler

Male.

 

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

Yes