Observation Details

General Observation Information

Observed By David Yates
Submitted By David Yates
Collection Date July 20, 2018
Observer Arrival Time 9:15 AM
Observer Departure Time 10:00 AM
Vouchers Observation Notes
 

Locality

Name Priorwood wetlands
Notes location on sound in Fort Walton Beach, FL with wetlands bordering saltwater sound with one island half mile south before the gulf of Mexico
Latitude 30.42503 N
Longitude 86.60991 W
Elevation 3 meters
 

Weather

Precipitation Clear
Cloud Cover 0 %
Wind Speed Light
Wind Direction East by Northeast
Temperature 29 °C
 

Flight Behavior

Minimum Height 1 m
Maximum Height 5 m
Behavior Description Patrolling in and around the marsh are in the breeze picking off small flying insects
Proportion Observed All
Flight Type Swarming
Flight Direction
Observed Behaviors feeding
patrolling
 

Observed Taxa

Species

Identification Confidence

Percentage of Flight

Saddlebags High 5 %
 

Coincident Taxa

Description of Coincident Taxa Only a few red saddles among this group
 

Point Counts

Start

End

Individuals Counted

Individuals/min.

Notes

9:15 AM 10:00 AM 80 1.78 Probably many more as the number was growing when I had to leave
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