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    Everglades

    National Park Florida

Everglades National Park Big Day Bird Count - February 15, 2014

Traveled To: Anhinga Trail, Long Pine Key Picnic Area, Paurotis Pond, West Lake, Mrazek Pond, Eco Pond, and Florida Bay (high tide) in front of Visitor Center. Highlights: 5,000+ Coots and immature Bald Eagle at West Lake. Cormorant eating a large Large Mouth bass at Anhinga Trail and nice sighting of a baby crocodile at West Lake.

Christi Carmichael Flamingo Interpretation

Total species:50

Total # of birds: 5771

 

 
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1

Pied-billed Grebe

1

2

American White Pelican

20

3

Brown Pelican

3

4

Double-crested Cormorant

10

5

Anhinga

47

6

Great Blue Heron

7

7

Great Egret

7

8

Snowy Egret

10

9

Little Blue Heron

2

10

Tricolored Heron

4

11

Cattle Egret

1

12

Green Heron

11

13

White Ibis

7

14

Glossy Ibis 2
 
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15

Roseate Spoonbill

6

16

Wood Stork

10

17

Blue-winged Teal

65

18

Green-winged Teal

68

Female duck (unknown species)

1

19

Black Vulture

95

20

Turkey Vulture

50

21

Osprey

5

22

Bald Eagle

1

23

Red-shouldered Hawk

2

24

Short-tailed Hawk

1

 
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24

Short-tailed Hawk

1

25

Purple Gallinule

3

26

Common Moorhen

2

27

American Coot

5016

28

Black-necked Stilt

7

29

Laughing Gull

200

30

Royal Tern

2

31

Belted Kingfisher

5

32

Red-bellied Woodpecker

3

33

Great Crested Flycatcher (heard 1)

2

34

Loggerhead Shrike

1

35

White-eyed Vireo

3

 
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36

Blue Jay

3

37

American Crow

23

38

Tree Swallow

5

39

Carolina Wren (heard)

1

40

American Robin

25

41

Gray Catbird

9

42

Northern Mockingbird

3

 
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43

Yellow-rumped Warbler

8

44

Yellow-throated Warbler

1

45

Pine Warbler

2

46

Palm Warbler

2

47

Eastern Towhee (heard)

1

48

Northern Cardinal

2

49

Red-winged Blackbird (heard)

1

50

Common Grackle

5

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