URN:catalog:ICE:TRBL:6157

Observer: 
Keiller Kyle
Data Source: 
Personal Observation
Observation Date: 
2012-05-02
Best Estimate for Number of Birds Observed: 
20000
Minimum Estimate for Number of Birds Observed: 
16000
Maximum Estimate for Number of Birds Observed: 
24000
Type of Estimate: 
Visual and Untimed
Precision of Estimate: 
Precise Count
Minutes spent at observation site: 
30
Adults Carrying Food: 
Yes
Fledglings out of Nest: 
Yes
Distance to Stored Grains: 
100 - 500 meters
Distance to Water: 
greater than 100 meters
Area Estimate (square meters): 
81000

Farmer was in the process of harvesting triticale fields adjacent to colony field. The following day the colony field was harvested. Birds were certainly feeding young and a small number of fledglings could be seen at the edge of the field