[TN-Bird] Birding NWTN and Lake 9.

  • From: "Nancy Moore" <jaybird@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "TN-BIRD" <tn-bird@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>, "BIRDKY" <BIRDKY@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 28 Aug 2009 17:12:28 -0500

Ibis Hole
Phillippy Pits
Lake 9
Jolly's landing Slough
Tiptonville River Park
Yesterday Nita, Donna and I continues birding stopping first at the Ibis Hole 
Off the Earl Trim Rd.near the Phillippy Pits.  There were several hundred shore 
birds present. 
Least Sp. 
Semi-palmated Plovers 4
Black-Neck Stilts  4
Pectoral Sp.  
Large flock of Bluewing Teal   
Mallard ducks  3
Great Egret Heron
Snowy Egret
Little Blue Heron   Immature
Osprey 1

Lake 9   (KY)
No shore birds seen.
Great Egrets
Great Blue Herons
Red Tail Hawk
Red headed Woodpecker

Jolly's Landing Slough off levee near Ky. Bend. (great habitat) Several hundred 
shorebirds. Light bad.
Mississippi Kites soaring 8+
Least Sp.  lots
Semi Palmated Plover    6
Pectoral Sp. Many
Eastern Kingbird 1
Dowitcher specie 1
2 Large flocks of Greenwing Teal
Great Blue HEron
Great Egret

Tiptonville River Park
2 Caspian Terns on Sandbar
10+ Least Terns on Sandbar
Bank Swallows
Barn Swallows
Rough winged Swallows

Mississippi Kites seen soaring in many locations.
Wild Turkey probably seen as they flew into brushy area....back side of Ibis 
Hole by the Levee.



Nancy Moore
Bluebasin Cove B&B
Reelfoot lake
Lake Co, Tn
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