Atlanta Audubon Society Cochran Shoals Trip 2/26/12

     Today I went with my dad to the Cochran Shoals Unit of the Chattahoochee River near Dunwoody with some members from the Atlanta Audubon Society. While the weather was cold, we saw a very good amount of birds including one lifer for me, the Spotted Sandpiper.  Here is a list of the 35 species of birds we saw:

Downy Woodpecker 10
Northern Cardinal 10
Double Crested Cormorant 40
Brown-Headed Nuthatch 4
Pine Warbler 4
Great Blue Heron 5
Golden-Crowned Kinglet 6
Carolina Chickadee 8
American Goldfinch 3
Red-Bellied Woodpecker 10
Eastern Bluebird 7
Mallard 25
Canada Goose 20
Spotted Sanpiper 1
Hooded Merganser 11
Belted Kingfisher 1
Tufted Titmouse 3
Song Sparrow 1
White-Breasted Nuthatch 3
Ruby-Crowned Kinglet 3
Red-Tailed Hawk 4
Domestic Duck sp. 1
Yellow-Rumped Warbler 1
Osprey 4
Eastern Towhee 10
Bald Eagle 1
Gadwall 4
Common Grackle 1
Red-Winged Blackbird 10
Swamp Sparrow 1
Blue Jay 8
Fish Crow 2
White-Throated Sparrow 2
Red-Shouldered Hawk 1
Carolina Wren 3
Crow sp. 2
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