Date: 8/6/17 3:14 pm
From: Jeff Bilsky <jbilsky...> [ILbirds] <ILbirds-noreply...>
Subject: IBET Burnham Prairie and Big Marsh (Cook County)
Birded Burnham Prairie and Big Marsh this morning/early afternoon. Good
shorebirds at Burnham (nothing new, but several continuing species) and 3
NORTHERN MOCKINGBIRDS at Big Marsh were the highlights. Complete lists
below. Photos of several embedded in ebird lists. Good Birding.


Burnham Prairie Link: http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S38507629
Big Marsh Link: http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S38509569

Burnham Prairie Nature Preserve, Cook, Illinois, US
Aug 6, 2017 9:49 AM - 11:42 AM
Protocol: Traveling
0.96 mile(s)
37 species

Canada Goose 12
Mallard 10
Double-crested Cormorant 4
Great Blue Heron 3
Great Egret 5
Green Heron 2
Black-crowned Night-Heron 1
Turkey Vulture 1
Red-tailed Hawk 1
Semipalmated Plover 1
Killdeer 27
Least Sandpiper 3
Pectoral Sandpiper 2
Semipalmated Sandpiper 2
Short-billed Dowitcher 3
Spotted Sandpiper 1
Solitary Sandpiper 2
Lesser Yellowlegs 10
Caspian Tern 3
Mourning Dove 2
Belted Kingfisher 2
Willow Flycatcher 3
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 4
Barn Swallow 5
Cliff Swallow 2
House Wren 1
Eastern Bluebird 1
Common Yellowthroat 1
Yellow Warbler 1
Savannah Sparrow 2
Song Sparrow 4
Swamp Sparrow 1
Indigo Bunting 3
Red-winged Blackbird 6
Common Grackle 6
Baltimore Oriole 1
American Goldfinch 4

View this checklist online at http://ebird.org/ebird/view/
checklist/S38507629

This report was generated automatically by eBird v3 (http://ebird.org)


Lake Calumet area--Big Marsh/Park #564, Cook, Illinois, US
Aug 6, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Protocol: Traveling
2.59 mile(s)
34 species

Mute Swan 4
Double-crested Cormorant 2
Great Blue Heron 1
Great Egret 4
Red-tailed Hawk 4
Virginia Rail 1
Spotted Sandpiper 1
Ring-billed Gull 4
Caspian Tern 2
Mourning Dove 3
Chimney Swift 13
Downy Woodpecker 2
Northern Flicker 3
American Kestrel 1
Willow Flycatcher 1
Eastern Kingbird 3
Barn Swallow 6
House Wren 3
Marsh Wren 1
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1
American Robin 27
Gray Catbird 3
Northern Mockingbird 3 Observed three unique Individuals one of which
appeared to be a juvenile. Photos.
European Starling 23
Cedar Waxwing 10
Common Yellowthroat 2
Yellow Warbler 1
Field Sparrow 8
Song Sparrow 3
Northern Cardinal 1
Indigo Bunting 2
Red-winged Blackbird 10
Baltimore Oriole 1
American Goldfinch 15

View this checklist online at http://ebird.org/ebird/view/
checklist/S38509569

This report was generated automatically by eBird v3 (http://ebird.org)




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Jeff Bilsky
<jbilsky...>
flickr.com/jeffbilsky

 
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