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Checklist S5193223

 
Location
Dry Tortugas NP--Garden Key, Monroe County, Florida, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Mon Apr 17, 2000 10:30 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
2
Duration:
3 hour(s), 30 minute(s)
Distance:
0.25 mile(s)
Observers:
Don Roberson , Rita Carratello List
Comments:
with Rita; did not attempt to estimate huge colonies of noddies/Sooty Tern, or waterbirds. Did attempt to estimate landbirds inside Ft. Jefferson
Species
48 species total
2
White-winged Dove
8
Mourning Dove
12
Yellow-billed Cuckoo

© Don Roberson

digitized from slide

Age:
Adult
2
Chimney Swift
1
American Oystercatcher

no details, and I didn't know it was rare here, but pretty obvious

X
Black-bellied Plover
X
Ruddy Turnstone
1
Spotted Sandpiper
1
Lesser Yellowlegs
X
Laughing Gull
X
Herring Gull

a few worn birds hanging about, but not estimated

X
Brown Noddy
X
Sooty Tern
2
Sandwich Tern (Cabot's)
X
Magnificent Frigatebird
20
Masked Booby

scoped on small key some distance off of Garden Key

X
Double-crested Cormorant
X
Brown Pelican
1
Great Egret
2
Little Blue Heron
1
Tricolored Heron
40
Cattle Egret
8
Merlin
1
Peregrine Falcon
1
Gray Kingbird

© Don Roberson

Average Quality

digitized from slide

Age:
Adult
1
Black-whiskered Vireo
1
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
20
Barn Swallow (American)
12
Cliff Swallow
1
Swainson's Thrush
1
Gray Catbird
1
Brown Thrasher
1
Lark Sparrow
1
Bobolink
2
Orchard Oriole
6
Ovenbird
1
Worm-eating Warbler
2
Northern Waterthrush
3
American Redstart
3
Cape May Warbler
5
Northern Parula
2
Yellow Warbler (Northern)
1
Blackpoll Warbler
50
Palm Warbler
2
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle)
5
Prairie Warbler
1
Summer Tanager
5
Indigo Bunting
Additional species seen by Rita Carratello:
2
Sandwich Tern
20
Barn Swallow
 

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

Yes