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Checklist S49404359

 
Location
McGulpin Point, Emmet County, Michigan, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Sun Oct 21, 2018 7:55 AM
Protocol:
Stationary
Party Size:
1
Duration:
8 hour(s)
Observers:
Kyle Wiktor , Mackinac Straits Raptor Watch data List
Comments:
36-41 degrees, cloudy with wind from anywhere between NNE & WNW. Some rain & snow fell.
One very cold but alive Monarch Butterfly found that probably crossed the strait while it was snowing. Hope it will make it.
Species
21 species (+5 other taxa) total
115
17
Greater/Lesser Scaup
14
Aythya sp.
89
1
1833

Great flight today!
18 flew east, all others were flying west.
Here's the 8 hour period breakdown: 191 / 386 / 845 / 358 / 0 / 53 / 0 / 0

8
4
37
6
Common/Red-breasted Merganser
162
duck sp.
5
17
1
3
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1 2
1

Dark morph. Buteo with red tail and dark brown over the rest of the body. Multiple individuals have been seen from Point La Barbe this week.

1

Dark morph.

1
eagle sp.
2
1
28
1
4
1
1
2
 

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

Yes