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Checklist S8524895

 
Location
Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge, Kent County, Delaware, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Mon May 13, 1991 9:50 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
4 hour(s), 1 minute(s)
Distance:
11.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Edward Brinkley
Comments:
N/A
Species
67 species (+2 other taxa) total
X
Canada Goose
X
Mute Swan
X
Wood Duck
X
Mallard
X
Ring-necked Pheasant
X
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)
X
Mourning Dove
22
Black-necked Stilt
X
American Avocet
2
American Oystercatcher
X
Black-bellied Plover
X
Semipalmated Plover
X
Killdeer
X
Ruddy Turnstone
X
Red Knot
2
Curlew Sandpiper

both in breeding plumage

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 2
X
Sanderling
X
Dunlin
X
Least Sandpiper
X
White-rumped Sandpiper
X
Semipalmated Sandpiper
X
peep sp.
450
Short-billed Dowitcher
1
Wilson's Phalarope
X
Spotted Sandpiper
X
Greater Yellowlegs
X
Willet
X
Lesser Yellowlegs
X
Laughing Gull
X
Ring-billed Gull
X
Herring Gull
X
Great Black-backed Gull
X
Forster's Tern
X
Great Blue Heron
X
Great Egret
X
Snowy Egret
X
Cattle Egret
X
Black-crowned Night-Heron
X
Glossy Ibis
X
Black Vulture
X
Turkey Vulture
X
Eastern Kingbird
X
Red-eyed Vireo
X
American Crow
X
Tree Swallow
X
Barn Swallow
X
Marsh Wren
X
American Robin
X
Gray Catbird
X
Brown Thrasher
X
Northern Mockingbird
X
European Starling
X
Seaside Sparrow
2
Nelson's/Saltmarsh Sparrow (Sharp-tailed Sparrow)
X
Song Sparrow
X
Swamp Sparrow
X
Eastern Towhee
X
Red-winged Blackbird
X
Brown-headed Cowbird
X
Common Grackle
X
Boat-tailed Grackle
X
Common Yellowthroat
1
Cerulean Warbler

Singing male near the Visitor Center. Only one of two coastal migrants I've seen on the Atlantic coast, the other being at Dismal Swamp, May 1980.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female
Sex Unknown
1
Bay-breasted Warbler
X
Yellow Warbler
X
Blackpoll Warbler
X
Northern Cardinal
2
Blue Grosbeak
X
House Sparrow
 

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

No