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Totals Cape May Bird Observatory - Morning Flight songbird count 2018



 SpeciesAugSepOctNovTotalsNSMaximumPresence
(%)
Presence
(days)
FirstLast 
1.Pale-bellied Brent Goose00522375235218 (6 Nov)13144 Oct8 Nov
2.Canada Goose0244968141548730 (21 Oct)111215 Sep15 Nov
3.Lesser Canada Goose00011011 (2 Nov)112 Nov2 Nov
4.Snow Goose00202022 (21 Oct)1121 Oct21 Oct
5.Tundra Swan000212102121 (14 Nov)1114 Nov14 Nov
6.Wood Duck04602892227033 (6 Oct)131419 Sep15 Nov
7.Blue-winged Teal04004403 (9 Sep)229 Sep23 Sep
8.Shoveler00101011 (8 Oct)118 Oct8 Oct
9.Gadwall01001011 (18 Sep)1118 Sep18 Sep
10.American Wigeon04015414 (23 Sep)2223 Sep12 Nov
11.Mallard00011101 (15 Nov)1115 Nov15 Nov
12.Black Duck003131621413 (15 Nov)446 Oct15 Nov
13.duck sp.004444844440 (15 Nov)3320 Oct15 Nov
14.Black Duck/Mallard00066066 (12 Nov)1112 Nov12 Nov
15.Pintail00022202 (10 Nov)1110 Nov10 Nov
16.Green-winged Teal00369276 (15 Nov)335 Oct15 Nov
17.Scaup00127190195 (15 Oct)667 Oct15 Nov
18.Greater / Lesser Scaup00303033 (20 Oct)1120 Oct20 Oct
19.Lesser Scaup0099180188 (20 Oct)4420 Oct9 Nov
20.Surf Scoter08154016243172731651045 (6 Nov)333518 Sep12 Nov
 SpeciesAugSepOctNovTotalsNSMaximumPresence
(%)
Presence
(days)
FirstLast 
21.White-winged Scoter006410193 (19 Oct)6617 Oct11 Nov
22.Surf/Black Scoter0350581764682523565901090 (23 Oct)333526 Sep15 Nov
23.Black Scoter036130268304933678993357918000 (19 Oct)434610 Sep15 Nov
24.scoter sp.000252502525 (9 Nov)119 Nov9 Nov
25.Long-tailed Duck00033032 (9 Nov)229 Nov15 Nov
26.Bufflehead00818269178 (20 Oct)5520 Oct12 Nov
27.Hooded Merganser0005454431147 (15 Nov)3311 Nov15 Nov
28.Red-breasted Merganser00011011 (8 Nov)118 Nov8 Nov
29.Red-throated Diver00426332 (27 Oct)5527 Oct10 Nov
30.Great Northern Diver01128377612648 (17 Oct)22242 Sep15 Nov
31.Glossy Ibis100001001010 (2 Aug)112 Aug2 Aug
32.Green Heron23200259164 (19 Aug)15162 Aug23 Sep
33.Great Blue Heron102093161391512456 (5 Oct)28309 Aug12 Nov
34.Great White Egret7854087236412 (13 Aug)20211 Aug31 Oct
35.Snowy Egret127422901981089029 (6 Oct)31331 Aug6 Oct
36.Brown Pelican4827007517421 (3 Aug)10113 Aug22 Sep
37.Gannet0111445684831 (10 Nov)111226 Sep10 Nov
38.Double-crested Cormorant1072591172128828262392587544 (4 Nov)57611 Aug15 Nov
39.Cormorant (p. c. carbo)01001011 (29 Sep)1129 Sep29 Sep
40.Turkey Vulture01001011 (16 Sep)1116 Sep16 Sep
 SpeciesAugSepOctNovTotalsNSMaximumPresence
(%)
Presence
(days)
FirstLast 
41.Osprey773114604630 (5 Oct)5531 Aug9 Nov
42.Accipiter sp.01719724 (13 Oct)6630 Sep15 Nov
43.Sharp-shinned Hawk09412367814081155253316 (30 Oct)404316 Sep15 Nov
44.Cooper's Hawk0372065529818411430 (5 Oct)424515 Sep15 Nov
45.Northern Harrier04543088266213 (9 Nov)272913 Sep15 Nov
46.Bald Eagle1103510566506 (29 Sep)242631 Aug14 Nov
47.Red-shouldered Hawk005712664 (4 Nov)7718 Oct15 Nov
48.Broad-winged Hawk012902112010 (29 Sep)7825 Sep31 Oct
49.Red-tailed Hawk0133255930298 (30 Oct)192030 Sep15 Nov
50.American Oystercatcher04004404 (21 Sep)1121 Sep21 Sep
51.American Golden Plover01001101 (10 Sep)1110 Sep10 Sep
52.Grey Plover9250164123 (7 Oct)10117 Aug9 Oct
53.Semipalmated Plover39811967155213 (7 Nov)20212 Aug14 Nov
54.Killdeer120581181374420 (6 Oct)22245 Aug11 Nov
55.Upland Sandpiper20002021 (20 Aug)2220 Aug27 Aug
56.Hudsonian Whimbrel11002201 (4 Aug)224 Aug5 Sep
57.Hudsonian Godwit08008807 (9 Sep)229 Sep10 Sep
58.Turnstone1000010918 (1 Aug)331 Aug31 Aug
59.Stilt Sandpiper811010193 (4 Aug)554 Aug4 Oct
60.Sanderling3140304738930 (4 Nov)447 Aug4 Nov
 SpeciesAugSepOctNovTotalsNSMaximumPresence
(%)
Presence
(days)
FirstLast 
61.Dunlin003113203220 (18 Oct)4418 Oct11 Nov
62.Calidris sp.936701161715422 (29 Sep)21225 Aug11 Nov
63.Baird's Sandpiper10001101 (31 Aug)1131 Aug31 Aug
64.Least Sandpiper4444150103188518 (14 Sep)21224 Aug16 Oct
65.White-rumped Sandpiper31004041 (5 Aug)445 Aug4 Sep
66.Pectoral Sandpiper62019542 (24 Aug)777 Aug7 Nov
67.Semipalmated Sandpiper25758003156425148 (12 Aug)28301 Aug25 Sep
68.Western Sandpiper10001101 (31 Aug)1131 Aug31 Aug
69.dowitcher sp.240002402414 (16 Aug)771 Aug28 Aug
70.Short-billed Dowitcher22200242225 (2 Aug)12132 Aug2 Sep
71.American Woodcock00101101 (21 Oct)1121 Oct21 Oct
72.Wilson's Snipe01203212 (27 Oct)2217 Sep27 Oct
73.Spotted Sandpiper61007162 (6 Aug)556 Aug4 Sep
74.Solitary Sandpiper21430282263 (14 Aug)17184 Aug14 Oct
75.Lesser Yellowlegs9420321191210721 (11 Aug)21221 Aug4 Nov
76.Willet32005053 (25 Aug)2225 Aug13 Sep
77.Willet (Western)01001011 (21 Sep)1121 Sep21 Sep
78.Greater Yellowlegs14261305312418 (11 Aug)16177 Aug20 Oct
79.Greater/Lesser Yellowlegs10023212 (7 Nov)2222 Aug7 Nov
80.Black Skimmer00011101 (15 Nov)1115 Nov15 Nov
 SpeciesAugSepOctNovTotalsNSMaximumPresence
(%)
Presence
(days)
FirstLast 
81.Bonaparte's Gull006712118858130121 (9 Nov)4418 Oct9 Nov
82.Laughing Gull00055055 (2 Nov)112 Nov2 Nov
83.Ring-billed Gull00033033 (2 Nov)112 Nov2 Nov
84.Gull-billed Tern20002022 (2 Aug)112 Aug2 Aug
85.Caspian Tern32005142 (24 Aug)447 Aug21 Sep
86.Least Tern10001011 (3 Aug)113 Aug3 Aug
87.Arctic Skua441602412314 (10 Oct)91018 Aug15 Oct
88.Mourning Dove4992041664391267024245 (1 Aug)76811 Aug15 Nov
89.White-winged Dove01001011 (9 Sep)119 Sep9 Sep
90.Yellow-billed Cuckoo8526039261312 (14 Oct)15161 Aug25 Oct
91.Black-billed Cuckoo01203121 (29 Sep)3329 Sep22 Oct
92.Common Nighthawk21035047341323 (3 Oct)121331 Aug10 Oct
93.Chimney Swift13096602329713539 (28 Sep)36391 Aug24 Oct
94.Ruby-throated Hummingbird301763038020417625 (27 Aug)48511 Aug23 Oct
95.Belted Kingfisher6252525824345 (25 Sep)343613 Aug12 Nov
96.Red-headed Woodpecker01214221 (29 Sep)4429 Sep4 Nov
97.Red-bellied Woodpecker639150192149711731 (22 Oct)37401 Aug11 Nov
98.Yellow-bellied Sapsucker0101051116833328 (13 Oct)212219 Sep1 Nov
99.woodpecker sp.00202111 (22 Oct)2222 Oct23 Oct
100.Downy Woodpecker137112842 (25 Oct)101111 Aug4 Nov
 SpeciesAugSepOctNovTotalsNSMaximumPresence
(%)
Presence
(days)
FirstLast 
101.Hairy Woodpecker21003031 (2 Aug)332 Aug3 Sep
102.Northern Flicker4213136101795924485610681152 (30 Sep)52563 Aug14 Nov
103.American Kestrel3271024136627440 (4 Oct)303224 Aug15 Nov
104.Merlin16282101553811711 (27 Sep)464920 Aug15 Nov
105.Peregrine062083410243 (18 Oct)21231 Sep11 Nov
106.Eastern Phoebe097022974068258293 (25 Oct)232529 Sep10 Nov
107.Eastern Wood Pewee11250181265 (29 Sep)8931 Aug5 Oct
108.Willow Flycatcher20002111 (15 Aug)2215 Aug17 Aug
109.Alder Flycatcher10001101 (23 Aug)1123 Aug23 Aug
110.Alder/Willow Flycatcher14005232 (15 Sep)4423 Aug25 Sep
111.Empidonax sp.23005501 (10 Aug)5510 Aug27 Sep
112.Western Kingbird10001011 (31 Aug)1131 Aug31 Aug
113.Eastern Kingbird251284002596153710591337 (23 Aug)41441 Aug29 Sep
114.kingbird sp.01001011 (28 Sep)1128 Sep28 Sep
115.Great Crested Flycatcher30003212 (24 Aug)2219 Aug24 Aug
116.Yellow-throated Vireo01001101 (23 Sep)1123 Sep23 Sep
117.Blue-headed Vireo00718712 (17 Oct)666 Oct4 Nov
118.Philadelphia Vireo03104311 (23 Sep)4423 Sep1 Oct
119.Red-eyed Vireo201343701911296217 (29 Sep)333515 Aug22 Oct
120.Philadelphia/Warbling Vireo02002201 (19 Sep)2219 Sep30 Sep
 SpeciesAugSepOctNovTotalsNSMaximumPresence
(%)
Presence
(days)
FirstLast 
121.Blue Jay51528213683677174619311039 (29 Sep)36392 Aug7 Nov
122.Cedar Waxwing1978128826951030699145842407678 (31 Oct)82881 Aug14 Nov
123.Tufted Titmouse202623021911 (22 Oct)9103 Aug1 Nov
124.Shore Lark13105413 (30 Sep)332 Aug25 Oct
125.Sand Martin56114071106113 (21 Aug)23251 Aug24 Oct
126.Tree Swallow15417511108792313915591879972102 (20 Oct)64681 Aug15 Nov
127.Purple Martin2843385003228178014481506 (20 Aug)41441 Aug20 Sep
128.Northern Rough-winged Swallow320534018227 (9 Aug)14151 Aug7 Nov
129.Swallow482056530538833950491783 (21 Aug)49521 Aug24 Oct
130.Swallow spec.574300100455525 (18 Aug)12134 Aug29 Sep
131.Cliff Swallow01102111 (10 Sep)2210 Sep22 Oct
132.Golden-crowned Kinglet0073611485079852246 (13 Oct)25277 Oct14 Nov
133.Golden-/Ruby-crowned Kinglet002611427526510170 (22 Oct)121313 Oct15 Nov
134.Ruby-crowned Kinglet017214676873731395 (22 Oct)242629 Sep15 Nov
135.Blue-grey Gnatcatcher17960202411568551 (17 Aug)39422 Aug5 Oct
136.Red-breasted Nuthatch397047651481656156492538 (30 Sep)495223 Aug12 Nov
137.White-breasted Nuthatch006616764322 (25 Oct)91017 Oct4 Nov
138.Brown Creeper0037195648817 (22 Oct)7817 Oct8 Nov
139.Grey Catbird218112663 (22 Oct)895 Aug4 Nov
140.Northern Mockingbird348404616305 (3 Aug)21221 Aug25 Oct
 SpeciesAugSepOctNovTotalsNSMaximumPresence
(%)
Presence
(days)
FirstLast 
141.Brown Thrasher01102201 (21 Sep)2221 Sep26 Oct
142.Starling7212931182157837748392935467 (7 Nov)77821 Aug15 Nov
143.Eastern Bluebird00211391601184286 (7 Nov)121319 Oct15 Nov
144.Veery02002111 (11 Sep)2211 Sep12 Sep
145.Swainson's Thrush01113211 (18 Sep)3318 Sep4 Nov
146.Hermit Thrush0025631171421 (25 Oct)6619 Oct4 Nov
147.American Robin1641547215736631109106791053000119387 (31 Oct)75801 Aug15 Nov
148.House Sparrow1338362179998041 (24 Aug)19202 Aug12 Nov
149.sparrow sp.10405503 (14 Oct)336 Aug14 Oct
150.Buff-bellied Pipit04631986711518 (28 Oct)242622 Sep15 Nov
151.finch sp.03543110656110546400 (31 Oct)192022 Sep12 Nov
152.Evening Grosbeak00606066 (31 Oct)1131 Oct31 Oct
153.Purple Finch042267547931962568628358 (19 Oct)384119 Sep15 Nov
154.House Finch6901383663941588724864133 (1 Nov)63671 Aug12 Nov
155.Mealy Redpoll00101101 (26 Oct)1126 Oct26 Oct
156.Crossbill00101011 (26 Oct)1126 Oct26 Oct
157.American Goldfinch1814873298997165551399625596092 (14 Nov)79851 Aug15 Nov
158.Pine Siskin007064081114494620267 (30 Oct)242613 Oct15 Nov
159.Lapland Bunting00101101 (26 Oct)1126 Oct26 Oct
160.Fox Sparrow (Red)00022202 (14 Nov)1114 Nov14 Nov
 SpeciesAugSepOctNovTotalsNSMaximumPresence
(%)
Presence
(days)
FirstLast 
161.Song Sparrow10618444 (25 Oct)5515 Aug7 Nov
162.Swamp Sparrow00213211 (8 Oct)338 Oct4 Nov
163.White-crowned Sparrow00606604 (25 Oct)2219 Oct25 Oct
164.White-throated Sparrow00200202006 (25 Oct)7713 Oct26 Oct
165.Dark-eyed Junco00192792712472494 (25 Oct)19208 Oct14 Nov
166.Savannah Sparrow011162231961484820 (25 Oct)363819 Sep15 Nov
167.sparrow sp. 03003122 (6 Sep)226 Sep7 Sep
168.Chipping Sparrow52114411621422037 (4 Nov)25271 Aug8 Nov
169.Field Sparrow3632141042 (4 Nov)12134 Aug4 Nov
170.Clay-colored Sparrow00101101 (19 Oct)1119 Oct19 Oct
171.Vesper Sparrow00505322 (19 Oct)4419 Oct26 Oct
172.Lark Sparrow11103121 (19 Aug)3319 Aug22 Oct
173.Eastern Towhee00202201 (18 Oct)2218 Oct19 Oct
174.Yellow-headed Blackbird03104222 (29 Sep)3321 Sep19 Oct
175.Bobolink35381598310516710244143950 (29 Aug)51555 Aug22 Oct
176.Eastern Meadowlark0176885374814 (14 Oct)202129 Sep14 Nov
177.Baltimore Oriole96811521941603458 (24 Aug)293123 Aug1 Nov
178.Orchard Oriole9700097465121 (17 Aug)20211 Aug31 Aug
179.Red-winged Blackbird8359132067194076204744861156132600 (31 Oct)86921 Aug15 Nov
180.Brown-headed Cowbird162318551481196504692505 (31 Oct)55591 Aug15 Nov
 SpeciesAugSepOctNovTotalsNSMaximumPresence
(%)
Presence
(days)
FirstLast 
181.Rusty Blackbird002441726129232233 (31 Oct)10115 Oct11 Nov
182.blackbird sp.422823991881091156935260 (31 Oct)28301 Aug15 Nov
183.Common Grackle13632403091541345343230211000 (4 Nov)62661 Aug12 Nov
184.Boat-tailed Grackle10124222 (8 Nov)3319 Aug8 Nov
185.Ovenbird31040171344 (29 Sep)10115 Aug19 Oct
186.Worm-eating Warbler730010643 (24 Aug)781 Aug29 Sep
187.Louisiana Waterthrush40004402 (10 Aug)335 Aug24 Aug
188.Northern Waterthrush17339031059445813677 (7 Sep)54586 Aug17 Oct
189.Louisiana/Northern Waterthrush23000231674 (10 Aug)13145 Aug28 Aug
190.Golden-winged Warbler10001101 (24 Aug)1124 Aug24 Aug
191.Blue-winged Warbler9500141408 (24 Aug)6624 Aug29 Sep
192.Blue-winged/Golden-winged Warbler01001101 (7 Sep)117 Sep7 Sep
193.Black-and-white Warbler1081503002882404843 (24 Aug)47507 Aug25 Oct
194.Prothonotary Warbler1100011652 (28 Aug)9101 Aug31 Aug
195.Tennessee Warbler21090211923 (19 Sep)151631 Aug31 Oct
196.Orange-crowned Warbler00404402 (22 Oct)3319 Oct25 Oct
197.Nashville Warbler1880171613 (27 Sep)101124 Aug19 Oct
198.Connecticut Warbler02002112 (29 Sep)1129 Sep29 Sep
199.Common Yellowthroat021100313018 (23 Sep)893 Sep22 Oct
200.Hooded Warbler10001011 (6 Aug)116 Aug6 Aug
 SpeciesAugSepOctNovTotalsNSMaximumPresence
(%)
Presence
(days)
FirstLast 
201.American Redstart1385221981036853253432647 (7 Sep)64691 Aug19 Oct
202.Cape May Warbler1414912712912731873 (19 Sep)343624 Aug4 Nov
203.Cerulean Warbler10001101 (10 Aug)1110 Aug10 Aug
204.Northern Parula51036441114831361122234 (27 Sep)414426 Aug4 Nov
205.Magnolia Warbler02270292458 (27 Sep)14157 Sep19 Oct
206.Bay-breasted Warbler01350181804 (19 Sep)785 Sep16 Oct
207.Bay-breasted/Blackpoll Warbler029403332112 (29 Sep)8915 Sep17 Oct
208.Blackburnian Warbler51900242047 (19 Sep)121315 Aug30 Sep
209.American Yellow Warbler6301446078041336751 (5 Aug)55591 Aug19 Oct
210.Chestnut-sided Warbler241831463978 (24 Aug)202116 Aug8 Nov
211.Blackpoll Warbler048836007941673821346713 (16 Oct)48517 Sep15 Nov
212.Black-throated Blue Warbler35234089791011 (17 Oct)272928 Aug22 Oct
213.Palm Warbler04077851512071097110204 (19 Oct)46494 Sep8 Nov
214.Pine Warbler127194514567 (19 Sep)212327 Aug8 Nov
215.Myrtle Warbler271992433728103044731592988528343 (31 Oct)475024 Aug15 Nov
216.Yellow-throated Warbler31004312 (9 Aug)339 Aug1 Sep
217.Prairie Warbler3434106953166 (24 Aug)31335 Aug4 Oct
218.Black-throated Green Warbler3351104944511 (19 Sep)21226 Aug25 Oct
219.Wilson's Warbler00101101 (5 Oct)115 Oct5 Oct
220.Summer Tanager11002201 (24 Aug)2224 Aug19 Sep
 SpeciesAugSepOctNovTotalsNSMaximumPresence
(%)
Presence
(days)
FirstLast 
221.Scarlet Tanager23313048361217 (29 Sep)181926 Aug13 Oct
222.Rose-breasted Grosbeak4312037261110 (29 Sep)111223 Aug13 Oct
223.Northern Cardinal00404312 (18 Oct)3317 Oct19 Oct
224.Dickcissel15311546543226 (19 Sep)313310 Aug12 Nov
225.Blue Grosbeak1322203717207 (20 Sep)23253 Aug13 Oct
226.Indigo Bunting11812762030715515213 (19 Sep)64681 Aug26 Oct
227.passerine sp.19230568469658308439039182500 (31 Oct)72771 Aug14 Nov
228.warbler sp. 3371656502411702860969321475 (13 Oct)84901 Aug11 Nov
Other species
 SpeciesAugSepOctNovTotalsNSMaximumPresence
(%)
Presence
(days)
FirstLast 
1.Monarch2537406625417 (25 Sep)25273 Aug15 Oct
2.Red-spotted Purple20002202 (17 Aug)1117 Aug17 Aug
Other species
 SpeciesAugSepOctNovTotalsNSMaximumPresence
(%)
Presence
(days)
FirstLast 
1.Comet Darner10001101 (24 Aug)1124 Aug24 Aug
2.Swamp Darner720007236960 (17 Aug)337 Aug17 Aug
3.Wandering Glider60006066 (7 Aug)117 Aug7 Aug
4.Spot-winged Glider190001901919 (7 Aug)117 Aug7 Aug
5.Black Saddlebags20002022 (7 Aug)117 Aug7 Aug
 SpeciesAugSepOctNovTotalsNSMaximumPresence
(%)
Presence
(days)
FirstLast 
  Totals 340032219827462270874401697230731170966 100107  
  Observation hours 94:5685:31111:1338:15329:55


 
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