Summary of the Summer Season – 2015

Summary of the Summer Season 1 Jun – 31 July, 2015 Duval County Sight-only observations are considered “reports”. Those supported by verifiable evidence (photographs, video or audio recordings, or specimens) are called “records.” A county designation (in italics) accompanies the first-time listing of each site in this report. Black-bellied Whistling-Ducks continued their stronghold in northwest…

15 Nov 2015 – November Duval County Twelve Day Big Year (12DBY):

Final November 12DBY results: 6 eBird checklists, 4 new 12DBY species Best targets achieved: Piping Plover, Red-headed Woodpecker Most unexpected species: Lark Sparrow at Eastport New 12DBY species: Piping Plover, Red-headed Woodpecker, Orange-crowned Warbler, Lark Sparrow Summary: The year is winding down, and while I have a list of potential target birds left there are no guarantees for adding…