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Date: 10/18/2006 Date: 10/18/2006 Date: 10/18/2006
Comments partly cloudy, wind calm
Santa Rosa Santa Rosa R. Santa Rosa to Sumner Sumner Res. Fort Sumner Fields to Bottomless Bottomless lk Dexter NFH Huey WMA Artesia to Brantley Brantley Res Lake Avalon
Reservoir to Santa Rosa Sumner Res. Reservoir to Ft Sumner to fields south Bitter Lk NWR Bitter Lk NWR Lakes to Dexter NFH Dexter NFH Huey WMA Huey WMA to Artesia Brantley Res Reservoir Lake Avalon Lake Avalon to TX border TOTAL
Beg. Time 9:00 AM no survey no survey 9:20 AM no survey no survey no survey Beg. Time 9:53 AM 9:55 AM 10:45 AM 10:55 AM 10:57 AM 11:10 AM 11:11 AM Beg. Time 11:12 AM 11:20 AM 11:25 AM 11:30 AM no survey
End Time 9:10 AM 9:30 AM End Time 9:55 AM 10:03 AM 10:55 AM 10:57 AM 11:10 AM 11:11 AM 11:12 AM End Time 11:15 AM 11:25 AM 11:30 AM 11:32 AM
Total Time Total Time Total Time 0
% Ice % Ice % Ice
Temp (F) 45 Temp (F) Temp (F)
swan swan swan 0
snow goose snow goose snow goose 0
Ross' goose Ross' goose Ross' goose 0
white-fronted white-fronted white-fronted 0
Canada goose Canada goose 160 Canada goose 160
Total geese 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Total geese 160 0 0 0 0 0 0 Total geese 0 0 0 0 0 160
green-winged teal green-winged teal green-winged teal 0
mallard 145 88 mallard 1307 12 100 5 mallard 1657
northern pintail northern pintail 100 northern pintail 100
teal 128 180 teal 310 5 teal 32 10 665
northern shoveler northern shoveler northern shoveler 0
gadwall 275 gadwall 80 gadwall 355
American wigeon 98 American wigeon 1425 40 250 American wigeon 40 1853
wood duck wood duck 25 wood duck 25
anas anas anas 0
Total dabbler 548 0 0 366 0 0 0   Total dabbler 0 3122 177 350 10 0 0 Total dabbler 0 32 10 40 0 4655
canvasback canvasback 20 canvasback 20
redhead 300 redhead redhead 30 330
ring-neck duck 300 ring-neck duck ring-neck duck 300
scaup scaup scaup 0
goldeneye goldeneye goldeneye 0
bufflehead bufflehead bufflehead 0
ruddy duck ruddy duck ruddy duck 50 50
diver diver diver 0
Total divers 600 0 0 0 0 0 0   Total divers 0 0 0 20 0 0 0 Total divers 0 0 0 80 0 700
hooded mergan. hooded mergan. hooded mergan. 0
common merg common merg common merg 0
merganers merganers merganers 0
Total mergan. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Total mergan. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Total mergan. 0 0 0 0 0 0
unidentified duck unidentified duck unidentified duck 0
Total ducks 1148 0 0 366 0 0 0   Total ducks 0 3122 177 370 10 0 0 Total ducks 0 32 10 120 0 5355
am. coot 350 157 am. coot 70 5 am. coot 150 100 832
white pelican white pelican 30 white pelican 10 40
cormorants cormorants cormorants 0
bald eagle 2 bald eagle bald eagle 2
golden eagle golden eagle golden eagle 0
osprey osprey osprey 2 2
raptor raptor raptor 0
Tot. raptor 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 Tot. raptor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Tot. raptor 0 2 0 0 0 4
sandhill crane sandhill crane 10 sandhill crane 10
Tot. crane 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Tot. crane 0 0 10 0 0 0 0   Tot. crane 0 0 0 0 0 10