Date: 5/2/18 6:39 pm
From: Steve Huggins <sjhuggins1209...> [ILbirds] <ILbirds-noreply...>
Subject: Re: IBET Big Marsh: 140 Golden-Plovers, LB Dowitcher, Phalarope (5-2-18)
Numbers of Shorebirds at Big Marsh continued to increase through the day!

At 4.30pm - 5pm before the Storms Tom Lally, Keith Bowers and Myself had the following Shorebirds:

American Golden-Plover - 153
Semipalmated Plover - 4
Wilson’s Phalarope - 1
Baird’s Sandpiper - 1
Killdeer - 4
Dunlin - 5
Least Sandpiper - 59
Pectoral Sandpiper - 78
Long-billed Dowitcher - 4
Wilson’s Snipe - 6
Spotted Sandpiper - 2
Solitary Sandpiper - 3
Greater Yellowlegs - 5
Lesser Yellowlegs - 94

Full list can be viewed: http://www.igoterra.com/rs.asp?userid=283&d=2018-05-02 <http://www.igoterra.com/rs.asp?userid=283&d=2018-05-02>

Cheers
Steve Huggins
Chicago, IL




> On May 2, 2018, at 5:46 PM, Walter Marcisz <wmarcisz...> [ILbirds] <ILbirds-noreply...> wrote:
>
> Shorebirds seen at Big Marsh (entrance at 116th & Stony Island Ave.. in SE Chicago) on Wednesday morning (2 May 2018) included 140 AMERICAN GOLDEN-PLOVERS, 1 (f) WILSON’S PHALAROPE (poor photo), 1 LONG-BILLED DOWITCHER (poor photos), 56 PECTORAL SANDPIPERS, 58 LESSER YELLOWLEGS, 5 GREATER YELLOWLEGS, 19 LEAST SANDPIPERS, 2 DUNLINS, 2 SEMIPALMATED PLOVERS, & 1 KILLDEER.
>
> Photos embedded in ebird checklist (at the link):
>
> https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S45187741 <https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S45187741>
>
> Walter Marcisz
> Chicago, Cook Co.
>
>


 
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