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Checklist S8285725

 
Location
Prime Hook NWR, Sussex County, Delaware, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Sat May 21, 2011 9:30 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
7
Duration:
3 hour(s), 10 minute(s)
Distance:
5.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Alec Brenner List , Frederick Atwood List , Jacob Barkett
Species
78 species total
19

We one nesting, 15 in a family group with mostly young, and then a few flying.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 19
1

Heard calling.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1
2
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female 1
Sex Unknown
3

Seen flying.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 3
3

All heard and seen. One sounded a bit like a Least Bittern but we discovered it wasn't one.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 3
1

Perched for a few seconds on a branch covered by few leaves.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female
Sex Unknown
23

Seen as a small flock.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 23
2

In the mud flats spread out from the rest of the shorebirds.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 2
17

Seen amongst the Semipalmated Sandpipers on the mud flats.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 17
1

Seen amongst the Semipalmated Sandpipers.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1
152

Most seen on the mud flats.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 152
30

Mixed in with the Semipalms.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 30
3
Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 3
3

Heard calling at different times.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 3
20

Seen flying over the open water area.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 20
4

Flying over.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 4
6

Seen mostly in the water.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 6
7

Seen amongst the herons in the open water.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 7
7

Seen in small groups in the marsh.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 7
1

Flew into a small pond.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1
1

Only second one seen on the whole day. Flying near some Turkey Vultures.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1
24

Seen throughout, but mostly in the field area.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 24
2

Flew over.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 2
1

Seen flying, I believe.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1
2

Heard calling.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 2
1

Heard calling.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1
3

All heard calling, one seen perched momentarily on a branch near where the hummer was spotted.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 3
1

Heard by Mr. Atwood.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1
1

Seen in the marshy area. No flicking of the tail.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1
9

Most I believe were pairs calling back and forth. Heard throughout.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 9
2

Heard and seen.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 2
1

Heard.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1
3

All heard.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 3
1

Seen flying into some trees.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1
3

Heard and seen flying.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 3
2

I believe they were mixed in with Tree Swallows and were perched on a wire.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 2
24

Mixed males and females, mostly around the martin houses.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 24
12

Mix of male and female and some young.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 12
2

Seen and heard.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 2
1

I believe was either seen or heard, I was not present when bird was spotted.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1
3

All singing.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 3
3

All singing.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 3
2

Foraging in some trees with tails fanned out, using them to scare the insects.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 2
2

One heard and one seen.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female
Sex Unknown 1
1

Seen briefly, but long enough to identify it.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1
2

Both singing, but in different area of wood.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 2
Female
Sex Unknown
9

Mix of males and females foraging and singing.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 9
3

A couple heard, at least one seen.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 3
2

Mostly seen as they flew into brush.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 2
10

Mostly seen as we drove by.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 10
6

most were seen as we drove by.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 6
53

A small flock of about 30 was seen and more were added later.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 53
16

Mix of males and females, flying and calling in the field area with the chats and field sparrows.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 16
1

Heard singing and seen for a few moments on top of a bush.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female
Sex Unknown
6

I am guessing three pairs, but not sure.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 6
4

All heard singing.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 4
Female
Sex Unknown
1

First thought to be an indigo bunting, and I almost named it a song sparrow, but Mr. Atwood correctly identified it.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1
1

Heard singing.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1
1

Heard.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female
Sex Unknown
3

All heard singing, but one was seen, even going so far as to singing on the wire.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 3
Female
Sex Unknown
6

I believe we had only one female, but I am not sure.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female 1
Sex Unknown 4
47

Again, mostly males, but some females.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 47
12

Seen in small groups, usually on the side of the road.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 9
Female 3
Sex Unknown
53

Seen in small groups throughout.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 53
3

Heard singing.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 3
Female
Sex Unknown
2

I was not present when they were seen, but I did hear one.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 2
10

All males were singing and one female was seen foraging in some brush.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 9
Female 1
Sex Unknown
4

The males and even the female, I believe, were singing.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 3
Female 1
Sex Unknown
4

All seen and heard.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 4
Female
Sex Unknown
5

The lone female was seen foraging. Some of the males ended their song on a low note, suggesting Chestnut-sided.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 4
Female 1
Sex Unknown
7

Most, if not all were singing.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 7
Female
Sex Unknown
1

Heard singing a couple of times.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female
Sex Unknown
2

Both heard singing.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 2
Female
Sex Unknown
1

Heard singing and breifly seen.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female
Sex Unknown
1

Heard by Mr. Atwood, not seen.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female
Sex Unknown
8

Mostly males, mostly singing.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 8
4

I believe most of them were seen in different areas. One of the males was alone and landed in the middle of the road to forage.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 2
Female 2
Sex Unknown
11

A mix of males and females, but mostly males.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 11
 

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

Yes