[TN-Bird] Kingston Steam Plant, 8/19/2007

  • From: "Charles P. Nicholson" <cpnichol@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <tn-bird@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 19 Aug 2007 21:07:21 -0400

Kingston Steam Plant, Roane Co, TN
19 August, 2007 1700-1820

Temp about 100 F, but bearable due to a steady wind from the SW

 

Great Blue Heron - 1 (I was surprised to not find any other herons, egrets,
or cormorants)

Canada Goose

Mallard

Blue-winged Teal - 6

Turkey Vulture - 5 perched on power pole next to Swan Pond Road, near a very
large road-killed deer

Osprey - 2

Killdeer - 110

Spotted Sandpiper - 2

Semipalmated Sandpiper - 11

Least Sandpiper - 5

Buff-breasted Sandpiper - 1 in the elevated pond uphill on the left as you
walk into the area from the parking lot.  Most of the shorebirds were in
this pond.

Caspian Tern - 3

Mourning Dove

Unidentified swallows

Carolina Chickadee

Northern Cardinal

Blue Grosbeak

American Goldfinch

 

Wild Turkey - 5 alongside TN 95 at the K-25 plant.

 

Chuck Nicholson

Norris, TN

 

 

 



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