Date: 8/7/17 8:39 pm
From: Derek Brown <derekbrownbuild...>
Subject: [MASSBIRD] Fwd: eBird Report - Essex Bay, Aug 7, 2017
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Date: Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 9:54 PM
Subject: eBird Report - Essex Bay, Aug 7, 2017
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Essex Bay, Essex, Massachusetts, US
Aug 7, 2017 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Protocol: Stationary
Comments: april manganiello and i birded the spit sandbar in the middle
of essex bay on a falling tide this afternoon. Migration activity has been
a bit thin till today but things are looking up
15 species

Great Blue Heron 1
Great Egret 2
Snowy Egret 2
Black-bellied Plover 41
Semipalmated Plover 120
Ruddy Turnstone 2
White-rumped Sandpiper 127 Seen in mostly 3 groups with the other
peeps. Same date and [place 2016 we counted 68, before that year, never
more than 10 per trip. As with last year also, could be a lucky day or two.
Semipalmated Sandpiper 765
Bonaparte's Gull 1
Ring-billed Gull X
Herring Gull X
Great Black-backed Gull X
Least Tern 5
Common Tern 3
Tree Swallow 67 Hawking insects above cross island and crane beach

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