Calmes Neck Circle National Audubon CBC
Held on January 2, 2022.
Here are the results:
Number of species: 86, a good average
Number of individuals: 15,183
Rare Species sighted were Palm Warbler and Trumpeter Swan.
An exciting high number of a species with 425 Ring-necked ducks sighted on a pond in sector 11! There were 73 participants in the field and 17 feeder watchers!! A new record high! Hours by car were 93, by foot, 78, owling 7; miles by car were 535, by foot 67, owling 2.
The day was overcast with periods of rain, however with mild temperatures and low wind. The species observed were mostly typical and numbers of some on the low side however really good showing on others, such as Eastern Bluebirds 512 and Red Headed Woodpeckers 65. Complete results will be available on the National Audubon website. The next Calmes Neck CBC will be held on December 31, 2022 for the 2022/23 Audubon CBC.