• Marie Payne

Stettler's Shuckburgh Slough Bird Survey of May 2020

Updated: Feb 1

On May 21 2020, in the driving rain, seven observers in four vehicles spent a total of an hour and a half on the annual Shuckburgh Slough spring bird count. About 195 birds from 21 species were counted.


These were:

  • 32 Canada Geese

  • 22 Mallards

  • 2 Blue-winged Teals

  • 5 Northern Shovelers

  • 4 Green-winged Teal

  • 1 Canvasback

  • 7 Redheads

  • 5 Ring-necked Ducks

  • 6 Lesser Scaups

  • 5 Ruddy Ducks

  • 31 Eared Grebes

  • 2 Soras

  • 11 American Coots

  • 13 Black-necked Stilts

  • 4 Black Terns

  • 1 American Crow

  • 1 Killdeer

  • 17 Tree Swallows

  • 1 American Robin

  • 21 Red-winged Blackbirds

  • 4 Yellow-headed Blackbirds

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