Date: 3/20/17 12:31 pm
From: Peter Scott <Peter.Scott...>
Subject: [IN-BIRD-L] Chinook mine, and nearby - waterfowl, pelicans
I checked Chinook mine, Brazil Sewage Lagoons (managing to get in), and had a flock of white pelicans at Cloverland. Windy, cloudy midday, following a stormy morning. Good Lesser Scaup numbers.


CHINOOK MINE NORTH (Vigo Co.), Vigo, Indiana, US
Mar 20, 2017 12:30 PM - 12:45 PM
Protocol: Traveling
2.0 mile(s)
Comments: Drove Swalls Ave from Tabortown Rd to Clay Co line. Weather cloudy, windy, 54 F., storm this morning.
14 species

Canada Goose 40
Northern Shoveler 4
Lesser Scaup 38 in a tight flock on county line lake
Bufflehead 7
Ruddy Duck 12 one male had reddish brown coloring
Pied-billed Grebe 4
Horned Grebe 1 basic plumage
Double-crested Cormorant 1 adult, first of season here
American Coot 50
Killdeer 3
American Crow 3
Tree Swallow 4
Red-winged Blackbird 5
Eastern Meadowlark 4

View this checklist online at http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S35309888
This report was generated automatically by eBird v3 (http://ebird.org<http://ebird.org/>)



BRAZIL SEWAGE LAGOONS, Clay, Indiana, US
Mar 20, 2017 1:15 PM - 1:35 PM
Protocol: Traveling
1.0 mile(s)
Comments: Drove in to view the four big lakes. temp 54 F, cloudy, windy
15 species

Canada Goose 30
Gadwall 30
American Wigeon 15
Blue-winged Teal 8
Northern Shoveler 270
Green-winged Teal 20
Redhead 80
Ring-necked Duck 30
Lesser Scaup 75
Bufflehead 12
Horned Grebe 2
Turkey Vulture 3
Carolina Chickadee 1
Song Sparrow 2
Red-winged Blackbird 5

View this checklist online at http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S35309685
This report was generated automatically by eBird v3 (http://ebird.org<http://ebird.org/>)



CLOVERLAND, Clay, Indiana, US
Mar 20, 2017 2:00 PM
Protocol: Incidental
Comments: observed from Marathon gas station at Clay/Vigo line.
1 species

AMERICAN WHITE PELICAN 18 migrating flock circling fairly low over Miami Gardens Rd and Cloverdale intersection complex; circled over both counties.

View this checklist online at http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S35309622
This report was generated automatically by eBird v3 (http://ebird.org<http://ebird.org/>)


 
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