Deprecated: mysql_connect(): The mysql extension is deprecated and will be removed in the future: use mysqli or PDO instead in /home/customer/www/pigeonguillemotdata.org/public_html/code/pg/std/common.php on line 569 Double Bluff North - 2016 - Cumulative Survey View | Whidbey 2016
Low tide (-1.2 at 8:11), calm, cloudy; Several GBH at water's edge, but no disturbance (other than noted); 2 bald eagles flew over beach/bluff, but no disturbance
Sections A & E - No PG activity
Section B - 8:15 (presurvey) - 1 PG flew out, then a couple of minutes later another flew out, right around the border of Sections A & B. (During survey, PGs visited these same burrows, as noted.) Also, 1 PG with a sculpin made 2 rounds towards the bluff, but settled back on water. Another PG, with a gunnel, remained on the water.)
Section C - 8:08 (presurvey) - A PG, with unknown fish, did a FB.
Section D - Some PGs had gunnels. A few flybys with fish, but PGs turned off before reaching bluff.
2016-07-08 @ Double Bluff North
Survey start time: 8:15, Observers: Finn Gatewood, Marilynn Strayer, Gaea VanBreda, John Schuster, Lea Kouba (Staggered start) adult PG count today: 45
total volunteer hours: 15.63
High tide, white caps, 2 foot waves
Very breezy, partly sunny
Bald eagle flew over beach while we were getting to our survey positions, but no known disturbance.
Section A - No PG activity
Section E - 9:15 PG flyby, with fish, very close to burrow E-1
2016-07-15 @ Double Bluff North
Survey start time: 8:14, Observers: Finn Gatewood, Gaea VanBreda, John Schuster, Gillian Beattie (Staggered start)
adult PG count today: 45
total volunteer hours: 11.72
High tide, going out;
Calm water, little wind;
Lea's comments: Lots of PGs sitting around near water's edge and vocalizing and looking up at bluff;
John's comments: Noticed at least 15 birds with the white spots, not bright like the adults.
2016-08-12 @ Double Bluff North
Survey start time: 8:00, Observers: Finn Gatewood, Gaea Van Breda, Lea Kouba, John Schuster, Gillian Beattie;
Staggered start adult PG count today: 21
total volunteer hours: 13.63