Date: 7/10/18 4:46 pm
From: sean riley <newburyowls...>
Subject: [MASSBIRD] eBird -- Belle Isle Marsh Reservation -- Jul 10, 2018
Shorebirds are finally starting to move, at high tide the salt pans were jammed with Yellowlegs. 1 Stilt-Sandpiper as well also in the main pans. Egrets are also starting to mass in the park, as well as a big increase Night-herons early in the morning.

3 Great Blue Heron
12 Great Egret
25 Snowy Egret
5 Black-crowned Night-Heron
1 Yellow-crowned Night-Heron -- Roosting along Winthrop cemetery
6 Osprey
3 Killdeer
1 Stilt Sandpiper
12 Least Sandpiper
4 Semipalmated Sandpiper
1 Short-billed Dowitcher
2 Spotted Sandpiper
6 Willet
2 Lesser Yellowlegs
30 Greater/Lesser Yellowlegs -- No binoculars , came in over night . 30 in 1 salt pan, likely more overall.
6 Least Tern
3 Common Tern
2 American Kestrel
40 Tree Swallow -- Feeding young, some fledged / some still in boxes . Loving the Greenheads.
45 Barn Swallow -- Likely more, young have fledged
5 Yellow Warbler

Number of Taxa: 21

-Sean Riley
Plum Island
<Newburyowls...>


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