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Checklist S15785057

 
Location
Freeport Inshore Pelagic, Nassau County, New York, US ( Map )
Date and Effort
Sun Mar 27, 2011 8:25 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
25
Duration:
7 hour(s), 10 minute(s)
Distance:
25.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Benjamin Van Doren List , Corey Finger List , Doug Gochfeld List , Eamon Corbett List , Greg Lawrence List , Hope Batcheller List , Jacob Drucker List , Lila Fried List , Mary Batcheller List , Nathaniel Hernandez List , Paulagic Birding , Richard Fried List , Tom Reed List
Comments:
N/A
Species
17 species (+2 other taxa) total
17
Surf Scoter
1
White-winged Scoter
5
Black Scoter
28
Surf/Black Scoter
4
Long-tailed Duck
7
Red-breasted Merganser

one flock of males flying WSW, about 5 miles offshore.

2
Common Murre

Both birds seen in flight, by at least two experienced observers. Longer, more pointed bills; lankier overall appearance. "Rear-heavy" appearance and dark-brown tones evident, as well.

Details to be submitted to NYSARC.

230
Razorbill

Majority seen in one stretch, about 3-4 miles offshore.

90
large alcid sp.

most likely RAZO; too far to safely ID

5
Bonaparte's Gull
2
Ring-billed Gull
925
Herring Gull
4
Iceland Gull (glaucoides/kumlieni)
8
Lesser Black-backed Gull
1
Glaucous Gull
215
Great Black-backed Gull
33
Red-throated Loon
27
Common Loon
250
Northern Gannet

primarily adults.

 

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

Yes