Monday, October 3, 2011

OSHKOSH BIRD CLUB BIRD COUNT

September 17, 2011

Observers: 20

Location: Winnebago County, WI.

Sky: AM cloudy, PM clear.

Wind: AM: SE, 5-7 mph and PM: SE, 12-18 mph.

Temperature: +50 to +65 F.

Hours: 06:30 to 19:30

Total Party Hours: 105.5 (18.5 car, 9.0 foot, 3.5 boat, 74.5 feeder/yard)

Total Party Miles: 182.0 (173.0 car, 6.0 foot, 3.0 boat)

Total Individuals: 12,437

Total Species: 116


Cackling Goose 2
Canada Goose 974
Wood Duck 110
Gadwall 2
American Black Duck 1
Mallard 1,018
Blue-winged Teal 7
Northern Shoveler 4
Green-winged Teal 2
Redhead 20
Ring-necked Duck 4
Lesser Scaup 8
Ruddy Duck 20
Ring-necked Pheasant 4
Wild Turkey 7
Pied-billed Grebe 18
American White Pelican 202
Double-crested Cormorant 1,435
Least Bittern 1
Great Blue Heron 24
Great Egret 10
Green Heron 2
Black-crowned Night-Heron 9
Turkey Vulture 66
Osprey 2
Bald Eagle 5
Northern Harrier 4
Cooper's Hawk 6
Red-tailed Hawk 27
American Kestrel 1
Peregrine Falcon 1
Virginia Rail 2
Sora 8
Common Moorhen 1
American Coot 22
Sandhill Crane 80
Black-bellied Plover 1
Killdeer 14
Spotted Sandpiper 1
Solitary Sandpiper 1
Lesser Yellowlegs 2
Least Sandpiper 6
Wilson’s Snipe 1
Bonaparte’s Gull 2
Ring-billed Gull 1,494
Herring Gull 196
Large Larus Species 200
Caspian Tern 3
Common Tern 2
Forster’s Tern 20
Sterna Species 4
Rock Pigeon 192
Mourning Dove 314
Eastern Screech Owl 1
Great Horned Owl 1
Common Nighthawk 1
Chimney Swift 4
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 18
Belted Kingfisher 9
Red-bellied Woodpecker 10
Downy Woodpecker 23
Hairy Woodpecker 11
Northern Flicker 11
Eastern Phoebe 5
Red-eyed Vireo 1
Blue Jay 64
American Crow 155
Horned Lark 4
Tree Swallow 890
Barn Swallow 137
Black-capped Chickadee 106
Tufted Titmouse 1
Red-breasted Nuthatch 2
White-breasted Nuthatch 26
House Wren 19
Sedge Wren 4
Marsh Wren 80
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 3
Eastern Bluebird 5
Swainson's Thrush 1
Wood Thrush 2
American Robin 140
Gray Catbird 20
European Starling 2,604
Cedar Waxwing 142
Golden-winged Warbler 1
Tennessee Warbler 6
Nashville Warbler 1
Northern Parula 1
Chestnut-sided Warbler 2
Magnolia Warbler 2
Cape May Warbler 1
Yellow-rumped Warbler 3
Black-throated Green Warbler 1
Blackburnian Warbler 1
Palm Warbler 4
Bay-breasted Warbler 4
Blackpoll Warbler 1
Black and white Warbler 4
American Redstart 6
Common Yellowthroat 5
Wilson’s Warbler 1
Canada Warbler 1
Warbler Species 16
Chipping Sparrow 18
Savannah Sparrow 2
Song Sparrow 42
Swamp Sparrow 22
White-throated Sparrow 3
Northern Cardinal 76
Indigo Bunting 1
Red-winged Blackbird 402
Yellow-headed Blackbird 6
Common Grackle 107
Brown-headed Cowbird 10
Baltimore Oriole 2
House Finch 87
American Goldfinch 142
House Sparrow 394

Compiled by Tom Ziebell.