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Checklist S7177009

 
Location
John H. Kerr Reservoir--Tailrace Park, Mecklenburg County, Virginia, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Fri Sep 06, 1996 6:00 AM 🌙 Nocturnal
Protocol:
Stationary
Party Size:
4
Duration:
12 hour(s)
Observers:
Brian Sullivan List , Edward Brinkley
Comments:
Hurricane Fran made landfall and passed over Kerr Lake. We watched from the parking area near the dam and found tubenoses and tropical terns. Many of the notes here are from Ned Brinkley. Birding with Ned, Brian Patteson and Fenton Day.
Species
54 species (+4 other taxa) total
1
1

Uncommon to rare here

3
10
50

Probably storm-transported

4

Probably storm-transported

20

Rare transient here

1

Rare fall transient

7

Third Piedmont record

73

Tenth Piedmont record

1
1

Uncommon transient

3
peep sp.
3
Short-billed/Long-billed Dowitcher
43

Fifth Piedmont record, previous records of singles only

1

Second Piedmont record

1
1

Uncommon to rare here

2

Fifth Piedmont record

1

Dark-morph, thought to be juv but possibly subadult. First Piedmont record

1

Light-morph sub-adult, first Piedmont record

1

First Piedmont record, seventh state record, first since 1983

150
30
15
2
24
3
15

Rare transient here

1

First piedmont record

35

Rare transient here

1

First Piedmont record

20

Rare transient here

40

Third Piedmont record

2

First Piedmont record followed by singles at Briery Creek Res on 9/6 and Lake Anna 9/7

1

Light-morph, First Piedmont record and third state record

1

First Piedmont Record, second state record

5

Possibly 6; first Piedmont record

4

First Piedmont record

2
black-and-white shearwater sp.

Thought to be Audubon's but could not confirm

1
shearwater sp.

Thought to be Greater but never had solid looks

2
3
1
2
10
10
7
1
5
10
2
1
15
5
5
1
1
Additional species seen by Brian Sullivan:
X
Gull-billed Tern
1
Black Skimmer
 

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

Yes