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Checklist S19583469

 
Location
Lake Josephine, Aroostook County, Maine, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Thu Aug 21, 2014 5:50 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
12
Duration:
2 hour(s)
Distance:
0.8 mile(s)
Observers:
Bill Sheehan
Comments:
Aroostook Birders field trip to Lake Jo. Group included a guest from Maryland!
Species
38 species total
1

eclipse plumage

60

older hatch year birds mostly. Still some intact broods with female

90
1
2

adult-sized young still associating with Ring-necked Duck brood mates

55

included two fresh fuzzy broods (very late) 10 and 2. molting adults

10
10

on roof of McCains

2
2

two seen by early arriving birders

5

small group seen well in a couple locations on edge of floating mat of scum

1

single

3

juvies

4

three flyovers

110

steady flight from south by McCain toward Christina for night roost

30

mostly adults but at least several juvies passed by

15

mostly molting adults

19

counted

1

flyby

1
5

several seen well

1
1

flyby

2
1
15
4

rufous breasted ground-thrush!

180

in mixed flocks with other blackbirds. Mostly hatch year birds

30

flycatching over south ponds

1

singing very quietly at dusk. In small grove of poplar trees...migrant

7

one singing

1
40

in mixed flocks with starlings and grackles

1

with some blackbirds and starlings

120

multiple large mixed flocks were mostly grackles

2
5

all fresh plumaged hatch year (young) birds

2
 

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

Yes