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Location
Acadia NP--Valley Cove, Hancock County, Maine, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Fri May 31, 2013 1:00 PM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
11
Duration:
4 hour(s), 15 minute(s)
Distance:
1.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Acadia Birding Festival , Bill Sheehan List , Rob Speirs List
Comments:
Acadia Bird Festival walk, led by Bill Sheehan and Rob Speirs. Weather hot and bird (and birder activity levels were low.
Species
28 species total
5
American Black Duck
1
Common Loon
1
Double-crested Cormorant
1
Turkey Vulture

Flew across Somes Sound from Northeast Harbor to SW Harbor side

2
Osprey

Nest on platform on NE Harbor side of sound. Escorted Great Black-backed Gull past nest

7
Herring Gull
1
Great Black-backed Gull
1
Downy Woodpecker
1
Hairy Woodpecker
1
Northern Flicker
1
Peregrine Falcon

Adult preening on ledge near top of east face of St. Saveur Mt at Valley Cove. Distant views. Reported to be nesting here but we could not see any evidence today.

1
Blue-headed Vireo
1
Blue Jay
6
American Crow
1
Black-capped Chickadee
2
Red-breasted Nuthatch
1
Winter Wren
5
Golden-crowned Kinglet
1
Hermit Thrush
1
American Robin
22
Cedar Waxwing

Feeding at overlook on Flying Mountain

1
Common Yellowthroat

Presumed migrant female at top of Flying Mt

4
Northern Parula
3
Magnolia Warbler
1
Blackburnian Warbler
3
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle)
2
Black-throated Green Warbler
3
Dark-eyed Junco
 

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

Yes