URN:catalog:ICE:TRBL:5743

Observer: 
Steve Foreman
Location: 
Hay Road Landfill
Observation Date: 
2011-04-15
Best Estimate for Number of Birds Observed: 
300
Minimum Estimate for Number of Birds Observed: 
200
Maximum Estimate for Number of Birds Observed: 
500
Type of Estimate: 
Visual and Untimed
Precision of Estimate: 
Precise Count
Minutes spent at observation site: 
30
Singing: 
Yes
Carrying Nest Material: 
Yes
Colony quiet, Incubation inferred: 
No
Adults Carrying Food: 
Yes
Fledglings out of Nest: 
No
Distance to Water: 
over water
Area Estimate (square meters): 
420

Nests in cattails around edge of pond, mostly on eastern and northen edge of pond south edge of landfill. Numerous birds moving in and out of colony area toward landfill and to adjacent grazing lands.