Documentation of Alder Flycatcher

Observer Information

Reporter:  Steven Mlodinow  530 Peregrine Circle,   Longmont, CO  80504-8806
Other Observers:  None

Species, Date, Time and Location Information

Species:  Alder Flycatcher
First Date/Time:  5/30/2017 7:30:00 AM
Last Date/Time:  5/30/2017 7:35:00 AM
Duration (total time in view):  over period of 5 minutes
County:  Sedgwick
Specific Location:  Sand Draw State Wildlife Area
Number:  1
Age:  Adult
Sex:  Male
Plumage:  Other/Unknown



Viewing Conditions

Optics:  none
Distance:  sounded as close as 20 to 30 feet
Light:  n/a

Description of the Bird

Heard typical burry wee-BE-o repeatedly from srubby n edge of Sand Draw. Never could lure bird out, but could scare it further down the line by playing tapes

Similar Species Discussion

Call unique. No mimids present to imitate

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Previous Experience



Notes made AFTER observation

Materials Available

Photographer: Mlodinow

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Date Documentation Submitted

6/29/2017 11:27:00 AM
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