Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Region
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Waterfowl Population Summary

Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge

Busseltown Unit

Fall 2006/Winter 2007

  10/16/06 11/1/2006 11/16/06 12/1/2006 12/16/06 1/1/2007 1/16/2007 2/1/2007 2/16/2007 3/1/2007
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  10/31/2006 11/15/2006 11/30/2006 12/15/2006 12/31/2006 1/15/2007 1/31/2007 2/15/2007 2/29/07 3/16/2007
Tundra Swan                    
Trumpeter Swan                    
Total Swans 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0    
 
Canada Goose       60 100 250 196 170    
Brant                    
White-fronted Goose                    
Snow Goose             1 1    
Ross's Goose                    
Total Geese 0 0 0 60 100 250 197 171    
 
Mallard 5 18 186 1,484 813 395 522 580    
Black Duck     10 41 45 17 16 55    
Gadwall 3 5 170 382 213 130 320 150
American Wigeon       20 10 20    
Pintail             20  
Green-winged Teal     30     10 10  
Blue-winged Teal                
Shoveler       5        
Wood Duck 10 25 20 20     8 6
Unidentified Duck                
Redhead                
Ring-necked Duck       35   50 120 12
Canvasback                
Scaup                
Common Goldeneye                
Bufflehead                
Ruddy Duck                
Hooded Merganser                
Common Merganser                
Red-breasted Merganser                
Total Ducks 18 48 416 1,987 1,081 622 1,016 803
 
Bald Eagle (Adult)               2
Bald Eagles (Immature)               1
Total Bald Eagles 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
 
Golden Eagles (Adult)                
Golden Eagles (Immature)                
Total Golden Eagles 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
 
Common Loon                
American Coot                
American White Pelican                
Sandhill Crane                
 
Survey Details                    
Type Aerial Aerial Aerial Aerial Aerial Aerial Aerial Aerial Aerial Aerial
Area Coverage 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Date Conducted 10/20/2006 11/3/2006 11/20/2006 12/8/2006 12/18/2006 1/8/2007 1/19/2007 2/5/2007    
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Last updated: December 7, 2009