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San Juan, Batangas

January 9, 2010
Mang Intsik’s fishponds, Pinagbayanan
San Juan, Batangas

Reported by Arnel Telesforo, Agerico de Villa, Lala Espanola, Jon Villasper
Other birders: Alex Loinaz, Carmela Balcazar, Ipat Luna, Jenny de Villa, Ivan Sarenas, Karen Ochavo, Fred Ochavo

*First AWC for the site

BIRDLIST

Yellow Bittern Ixobrychus sinensis 2 .
Cinnamon Bittern Ixobrychus cinnamomeus 1
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis 15
Striated (Little Green) Heron Butorides striata 2
Chinese Egret Egretta eulophotes 1
Little Egret Egretta garzetta 13
Intermediate Egret Egretta intermedia 16
Great Egret Ardea alba 25
Purple Heron Ardea purpurea 3
Grey Heron Ardea cinerea 3
Unidentified herons and egrets 2

Philippine Duck Anas luzonica 11

Barred Rail Gallirallus torquatus 3
White-browed Crake Porzana cinerea 2
White-breasted Waterhen (White-breasted Bush-hen) Amaurornis phoenicurus 2
Moorhen Gallinula chloropus 6
Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus 280
Oriental Pratincole Glareola maldivarum 3
Pacific Golden-Plover Pluvialis fulva 124
Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola 1
Kentish Plover Charadrius alexandrinus 272
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus 3
Marsh Sandpiper Tringa stagnatilis 43
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia 95
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola 31
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos 8

Long-toed Stint Calidris subminuta 19
Unidentified shorebird 1 Dowitcher sp.

Other species
Osprey Pandion haliaetus 1
Brahminy Kite Haliastur indus 3
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis 3
White-collared Kingfisher (Collared Kingfisher) Todirhamphus chloris 30
Total count: 1024
Total species: 32