Date: 8/30/17 3:30 pm
From: Paul Sullivan <paultsullivan...>
Subject: [obol] American Golden-Plover, R-n Phalaropes at Ankeny NWR
I arrived at Pintail Marsh at Ankeny NWR at 10 this morning. Several other
birders were there, some at the parking lot, others out on the dikes.



Pintail Marsh 10:15

2 Am Bittern

Many ducks

1 Killdeer

8 Gtr Yellowlegs

2 L-b Dowitcher



Mallard pond 11:00

1 American Golden Plover (originally found ~ 7 AM)

20 Western Sandpipers

5 Least Sandpipers

1 R-n Phalarope



These birds were gone when I came back past the spot at noon.



Pintail Marsh 12:25

1 American Golden Plover

1 Killdeer

8 Gtr Yellowlegs

2 L-b Dowitcher

2 Western Sandpipers



Paul Sullivan


 
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