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Totals Cape May Bird Observatory - Avalon Seawatch 2016



 SpeciesSepOctNovDecTotalsSNMaximumPresence
(%)
Presence
(days)
FirstLast 
1.Pale-bellied Brent Goose61989185528441343997137795 (10 Oct)716526 Sep21 Dec
2.Canada Goose58608158426101061010607008 (10 Dec)333026 Sep20 Dec
3.Lesser Canada Goose0406101006 (19 Dec)2223 Oct19 Dec
4.Snow Goose016193784134130166 (5 Dec)161510 Oct21 Dec
5.Bewick's Swan0359359797033 (21 Nov)9824 Oct15 Dec
6.Wood Duck2470481229759750207 (1 Nov)464226 Sep16 Dec
7.Blue-winged Teal34007703 (26 Sep)4426 Sep18 Oct
8.Shoveler576133131013 (5 Dec)10927 Sep5 Dec
9.Gadwall0441325959018 (24 Oct)8710 Oct16 Dec
10.American Wigeon0153224179179070 (27 Oct)201810 Oct5 Dec
11.Mallard098133207438438085 (10 Dec)373410 Oct19 Dec
12.Black Duck010137096432365234817246 (24 Oct)66613 Oct20 Dec
13.dabbling duck sp.0299537161161038 (5 Nov)171610 Oct15 Dec
14.duck sp.02717277171023 (5 Dec)9825 Oct19 Dec
15.Black Duck/Mallard0435859160160031 (10 Oct)10910 Oct19 Dec
16.Pintail31248330636285628479668 (18 Oct)484422 Sep20 Dec
17.Green-winged Teal1054385374723584728435371758 (27 Oct)726626 Sep15 Dec
18.Canvasback00101101 (22 Nov)1122 Nov22 Nov
19.Redhead0111593535011 (11 Oct)10911 Oct20 Dec
20.Aythya sp.019702626012 (31 Oct)3310 Oct12 Nov
21.Ring-necked Duck0284006868021 (1 Nov)131210 Oct29 Nov
22.Scaup19362221092689927109 (5 Nov)585326 Sep21 Dec
23.Greater / Lesser Scaup3128330163624622258 (12 Nov)434028 Sep19 Dec
24.Lesser Scaup02849064582582089 (5 Nov)494511 Oct22 Dec
25.King Eider00101101 (29 Nov)1129 Nov29 Nov
26.Eider095555119114518 (5 Dec)373411 Oct22 Dec
27.Surf Scoter3442487497596382986629802863410310 (1 Nov)938625 Sep22 Dec
28.White-winged Scoter07496632332062722 (28 Nov)50469 Oct22 Dec
29.Surf/Black Scoter27718265384910391683668524834115 (1 Nov)777126 Sep22 Dec
30.Black Scoter4422963114458817529192190188347384315623 (24 Nov)1009222 Sep22 Dec
 SpeciesSepOctNovDecTotalsSNMaximumPresence
(%)
Presence
(days)
FirstLast 
31.scoter sp.06183314328363459784478811906858 (7 Nov)59545 Oct22 Dec
32.Long-tailed Duck0222746489449395160 (16 Dec)484421 Oct22 Dec
33.Bufflehead02335716635253512131803 (21 Nov)393625 Oct17 Dec
34.Goldeneye001812302918 (22 Nov)1095 Nov20 Dec
35.Hooded Merganser001678175174180 (22 Nov)161512 Nov12 Dec
36.Goosander0019101007 (19 Dec)3328 Nov20 Dec
37.Red-breasted Merganser02344451898595827122 (5 Dec)605510 Oct22 Dec
38.Ruddy Duck01340171707 (25 Oct)762 Oct10 Nov
39.Red-throated Diver21031497961949770326701941327293 (24 Nov)767027 Sep22 Dec
40.Pacific Loon00101101 (7 Nov)117 Nov7 Nov
41.Great Northern Diver1911305701461865185510376 (24 Oct)928522 Sep22 Dec
42.Wilson's Storm-Petrel02002202 (14 Oct)1114 Oct14 Oct
43.Cory's/Scopoli's Shearwater10001101 (22 Sep)1122 Sep22 Sep
44.Great Shearwater03003301 (1 Oct)331 Oct15 Oct
45.Red-necked Grebe00101101 (29 Nov)1129 Nov29 Nov
46.Slavonian Grebe0442176363018 (22 Nov)232130 Oct21 Dec
47.American Bittern01001101 (10 Oct)1110 Oct10 Oct
48.Night Heron01001101 (10 Oct)1110 Oct10 Oct
49.Great Blue Heron324563335245240213 (24 Oct)322922 Sep5 Dec
50.Great White Egret0176320208208059 (25 Oct)121110 Oct22 Nov
51.Snowy Egret481702929017 (2 Nov)5527 Sep2 Nov
52.Brown Pelican12212210245238745 (2 Oct)373422 Sep9 Nov
53.Gannet221018642159107486311563091246143 (24 Nov)878022 Sep22 Dec
54.Masked Booby01001101 (29 Oct)1129 Oct29 Oct
55.Brown Booby10102201 (27 Sep)2227 Sep10 Nov
56.Double-crested Cormorant47001137945293562721777011776277410151 (11 Oct)968822 Sep22 Dec
57.Cormorant (p. c. carbo)224712454505 (13 Oct)333022 Sep20 Dec
58.Turkey Vulture0152223939022 (17 Nov)5510 Oct22 Dec
59.Osprey11410161604 (10 Oct)111026 Sep20 Nov
60.Cooper's Hawk03205501 (13 Oct)5513 Oct26 Nov
 SpeciesSepOctNovDecTotalsSNMaximumPresence
(%)
Presence
(days)
FirstLast 
61.Northern Harrier020312424010 (25 Oct)121110 Oct20 Dec
62.Bald Eagle0182412545408 (5 Nov)30286 Oct22 Dec
63.Red-tailed Hawk00112201 (22 Nov)2222 Nov22 Dec
64.American Coot00101011 (3 Nov)113 Nov3 Nov
65.American Oystercatcher4022070603903801049 (24 Oct)423922 Sep22 Dec
66.American Golden Plover41005504 (27 Sep)2227 Sep17 Oct
67.Grey Plover82654393163115114 (13 Oct)161527 Sep17 Dec
68.Semipalmated Plover1416003030016 (15 Oct)4424 Sep15 Oct
69.Killdeer04105503 (24 Oct)3324 Oct21 Nov
70.Hudsonian Whimbrel60006604 (22 Sep)2222 Sep24 Sep
71.Marbled Godwit01001101 (19 Oct)1119 Oct19 Oct
72.Turnstone30339903 (24 Sep)3324 Sep17 Dec
73.Knot1640065501542 (2 Oct)4427 Sep26 Oct
74.Sanderling19838902060757730166 (13 Oct)171623 Sep18 Dec
75.Dunlin349301292562560120 (18 Dec)5527 Sep18 Dec
76.Purple Sandpiper00012121206 (17 Dec)2217 Dec18 Dec
77.Least Sandpiper70007704 (27 Sep)2224 Sep27 Sep
78.White-rumped Sandpiper01001101 (18 Oct)1118 Oct18 Oct
79.Pectoral Sandpiper100001010010 (27 Sep)1127 Sep27 Sep
80.dowitcher sp.00303303 (2 Nov)112 Nov2 Nov
81.Short-billed Dowitcher02002202 (20 Oct)1120 Oct20 Oct
82.Wilson's Snipe00101101 (22 Nov)1122 Nov22 Nov
83.Lesser Yellowlegs10001101 (27 Sep)1127 Sep27 Sep
84.Willet30003303 (29 Sep)1129 Sep29 Sep
85.Greater Yellowlegs01001101 (26 Oct)1126 Oct26 Oct
86.Black Skimmer711200119117260 (17 Oct)7623 Sep31 Oct
87.Kittiwake02068624 (20 Dec)4427 Oct20 Dec
88.Bonaparte's Gull0253162527190519050795 (14 Nov)454110 Oct18 Dec
89.Black-headed Gull00011101 (20 Dec)1120 Dec20 Dec
90.Laughing Gull3019123025618169211082110351592 (1 Nov)898222 Sep20 Dec
 SpeciesSepOctNovDecTotalsSNMaximumPresence
(%)
Presence
(days)
FirstLast 
91.Franklin's Gull00202201 (7 Nov)227 Nov21 Nov
92.Ring-billed Gull6643562219478218821801515 (22 Nov)837623 Sep22 Dec
93.Great Black-backed Gull10248528114210101010054 (12 Dec)908322 Sep22 Dec
94.Iceland Gull00123301 (26 Nov)3326 Nov12 Dec
95.Herring Gull37583866195168116810197 (24 Nov)767022 Sep22 Dec
96.Lesser Black-backed Gull10591252505 (27 Sep)151425 Sep20 Dec
97.Caspian Tern379610134125914 (6 Oct)292723 Sep11 Nov
98.Royal Tern2059704624164116338240 (1 Nov)716522 Sep13 Dec
99.Least Tern20002202 (25 Sep)1125 Sep25 Sep
100.Common Tern628520149148121 (2 Oct)222022 Sep15 Nov
101.Forster's Tern3283510190515744567074520 (6 Oct)726622 Sep13 Dec
102.Sterna spec.4622006868021 (29 Sep)8722 Sep6 Oct
103.Black Tern80008808 (25 Sep)1125 Sep25 Sep
104.Arctic Skua10155380203200320 (27 Oct)494522 Sep29 Nov
105.S. parasiticus / pomarinus00101101 (28 Nov)1128 Nov28 Nov
106.Razorbill0074111103 (28 Nov)1091 Nov20 Dec
107.Puffin00011101 (3 Dec)113 Dec3 Dec
108.Mourning Dove01000101007 (23 Oct)3310 Oct25 Oct
109.Short-eared Owl01001101 (25 Oct)1125 Oct25 Oct
110.Ruby-throated Hummingbird22004401 (22 Sep)4422 Sep6 Oct
111.Kingfisher10001101 (24 Sep)1124 Sep24 Sep
112.Red-bellied Woodpecker01001101 (25 Oct)1125 Oct25 Oct
113.Northern Flicker112101414011 (10 Oct)4422 Sep11 Nov
114.Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted)12104402 (4 Oct)3326 Sep6 Nov
115.American Kestrel14200161517 (22 Sep)5522 Sep12 Oct
116.Merlin31712232216 (10 Oct)121126 Sep14 Dec
117.Peregrine152636256616 (4 Oct)343127 Sep14 Dec
118.Eastern Phoebe01001101 (10 Oct)1110 Oct10 Oct
119.Cedar Waxwing31105503 (22 Sep)3322 Sep5 Nov
120.Tree Swallow06006603 (15 Oct)2215 Oct22 Oct
 SpeciesSepOctNovDecTotalsSNMaximumPresence
(%)
Presence
(days)
FirstLast 
121.Swallow01405504 (18 Nov)2210 Oct18 Nov
122.Swallow spec.19263002552550192 (24 Sep)2224 Sep5 Oct
123.Cave Swallow00303033 (21 Nov)1121 Nov21 Nov
124.Golden-crowned Kinglet03003302 (25 Oct)2218 Oct25 Oct
125.Red-breasted Nuthatch01001101 (31 Oct)1131 Oct31 Oct
126.Brown Creeper01001101 (11 Oct)1111 Oct11 Oct
127.Brown Thrasher01001101 (10 Oct)1110 Oct10 Oct
128.Hermit Thrush01102201 (25 Oct)2225 Oct4 Nov
129.American Robin0391004949035 (25 Oct)9823 Oct27 Nov
130.sparrow sp.02002202 (10 Oct)1110 Oct10 Oct
131.Buff-bellied Pipit01012131308 (10 Oct)5510 Oct13 Dec
132.Purple Finch01001101 (25 Oct)1125 Oct25 Oct
133.House Finch07007705 (25 Oct)2210 Oct25 Oct
134.American Goldfinch0963181804 (24 Oct)8710 Oct20 Dec
135.Pine Siskin00303302 (28 Nov)225 Nov28 Nov
136.Lapland Bunting00101101 (21 Nov)1121 Nov21 Nov
137.Snow Bunting00202202 (7 Nov)117 Nov7 Nov
138.Song Sparrow03003302 (10 Oct)2210 Oct25 Oct
139.Swamp Sparrow01001101 (10 Oct)1110 Oct10 Oct
140.White-throated Sparrow02002201 (10 Oct)2210 Oct25 Oct
141.Dark-eyed Junco05106603 (10 Oct)3310 Oct4 Nov
142.Dark-eyed Junco (Slate-colored)02002202 (31 Oct)1131 Oct31 Oct
143.Savannah Sparrow07007704 (10 Oct)334 Oct25 Oct
144.Field Sparrow01001101 (25 Oct)1125 Oct25 Oct
145.Bobolink01001101 (14 Oct)1114 Oct14 Oct
146.Eastern Meadowlark04004402 (10 Oct)3310 Oct25 Oct
147.Red-winged Blackbird2911214343029 (24 Sep)8724 Sep2 Dec
148.Rusty Blackbird01001101 (25 Oct)1125 Oct25 Oct
149.Nashville Warbler01001101 (25 Oct)1125 Oct25 Oct
150.Common Yellowthroat01001101 (10 Oct)1110 Oct10 Oct
 SpeciesSepOctNovDecTotalsSNMaximumPresence
(%)
Presence
(days)
FirstLast 
151.Northern Parula01001101 (10 Oct)1110 Oct10 Oct
152.Magnolia Warbler01001101 (4 Oct)114 Oct4 Oct
153.Blackpoll Warbler14005502 (25 Oct)4426 Sep25 Oct
154.Palm Warbler08109906 (10 Oct)4410 Oct14 Nov
155.Palm Warbler (Western)02002201 (18 Oct)2218 Oct25 Oct
156.Myrtle Warbler012690135135065 (10 Oct)10910 Oct28 Nov
157.passerine sp.01001101 (17 Oct)1117 Oct17 Oct
158.warbler sp. 02002202 (10 Oct)1110 Oct10 Oct
Other species
 SpeciesSepOctNovDecTotalsSNMaximumPresence
(%)
Presence
(days)
FirstLast 
1.Bottle-Nosed Dolphin12759964184145114483120 (25 Oct)666122 Sep22 Dec
2.Minke Whale00123301 (24 Nov)3324 Nov6 Dec
3.Humpback whale2783201913 (2 Dec)151422 Sep2 Dec
4.whale sp.00101101 (20 Nov)1120 Nov20 Nov
5.Common Seal00134401 (25 Nov)4425 Nov16 Dec
6.bat sp.01001011 (14 Oct)1114 Oct14 Oct
7.Eastern Red Bat03003302 (10 Oct)2210 Oct31 Oct
8.Ocean Sunfish01001011 (7 Oct)117 Oct7 Oct
Other species
 SpeciesSepOctNovDecTotalsSNMaximumPresence
(%)
Presence
(days)
FirstLast 
1.Orange Sulphur 11240171619 (10 Oct)7626 Sep15 Nov
2.Orange/Clouded Sulphur01001101 (18 Oct)1118 Oct18 Oct
3.Monarch339883801059952107381 (24 Oct)413822 Sep19 Nov
4.Variegated Fritillary01001101 (24 Oct)1124 Oct24 Oct
5.Common Buckeye 1711130131557648 (3 Oct)141326 Sep26 Nov
6.Cloudless Sulphur 14370051222914 (3 Oct)121122 Sep21 Oct
7.Small White02103301 (3 Oct)333 Oct18 Nov
8.white sp. (butterfly)00202202 (17 Nov)1117 Nov17 Nov
9.Question Mark/Eastern Comma01102201 (17 Oct)2217 Oct15 Nov
10.Red Admiral05106513 (24 Oct)4411 Oct15 Nov
Other species
 SpeciesSepOctNovDecTotalsSNMaximumPresence
(%)
Presence
(days)
FirstLast 
1.Common Green Darner11500161517 (10 Oct)7622 Sep25 Oct
2.Wandering Glider08008267 (3 Oct)223 Oct25 Oct
3.Spot-winged Glider02002202 (25 Oct)1125 Oct25 Oct
4.Black Saddlebags02002112 (17 Oct)1117 Oct17 Oct
 SpeciesSepOctNovDecTotalsSNMaximumPresence
(%)
Presence
(days)
FirstLast 
  Totals 10086247703429521891007764107673019109 10092  
  Observation hours 106:44345:03303:20208:31963:38


 
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