Date: 4/9/18 9:01 am
From: Joanne Laskowski via VA-bird <va-bird...>
Subject: [VA-bird] Chincoteague NWR shorebird report for April 8, 2018
Other observer: Joelle Buffa. Birds were observed during the regular shorebird survey at Chincoteague NWR. The following areas are surveyed: Wild Beach (9 mi); The Hook (6 mi); Service Road (10 mi); Beach Rd (2 mi); Auto Tour Rt (3 mi). If numbers were not noted, a (- ) is recorded for presence only

Date Range 8-Apr-18
Locations Chincoteague NWR
Number of Species 64
Number of Individuals 3,151
Number of Checklists 1
Species Name Species Count
Canada Goose --
Gadwall --
American Wigeon 2
Mallard --
American Black Duck --
Green-winged Teal --
Surf Scoter --
White-winged Scoter --
Black Scoter --
Long-tailed Duck 1
Bufflehead --
Red-breasted Merganser --
Common Loon 6
Horned Grebe 17
Northern Gannet 19
Double-crested Cormorant 48
Great Blue Heron --
Great Egret --
Snowy Egret --
Little Blue Heron --
Tricolored Heron --
White Ibis --
Black Vulture --
Turkey Vulture --
Osprey --
Bald Eagle --
Red-tailed Hawk 1
American Oystercatcher 33
Black-bellied Plover 18
Piping Plover 32
Marbled Godwit 39
Ruddy Turnstone 1
Sanderling 613
Dunlin 1,317
Least Sandpiper 10
peep sp. 5
Short-billed/Long-billed Dowitcher 284
Greater Yellowlegs 152
Willet 200
Lesser Yellowlegs 23
Bonaparte's Gull 1
Laughing Gull 8
Ring-billed Gull 13
Herring Gull 211
Lesser Black-backed Gull 2
Great Black-backed Gull 22
Forster's Tern 69
Mourning Dove --
Red-bellied Woodpecker 1
American Kestrel 1
American Crow --
Tree Swallow --
Barn Swallow --
Gray Catbird 2
European Starling --
Pine Warbler --
Yellow-rumped Warbler --
Dark-eyed Junco --
Song Sparrow --
Northern Cardinal --
Red-winged Blackbird --
Brown-headed Cowbird --
Common Grackle --
Boat-tailed Grackle --
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