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Mangrove Experimental Forest & fishponds, Pagbilao, Quezon

 

Barangay: Ibabang Palsabangon
Province: Quezon
Nearest Large Town: Pagbilao
Island: Luzon
Type: On-Foot
Coverage: 75-99%

Date: January 23, 2011

Condition of Wetland: Wet (water present)
Protection: By Government, Private Ownership
Time of Count: 6:50 am to 10:40 am

Paticipants: Jon Villasper (WBCP), Orlando Balbido (WBCP/Kaakbay), Felino Chavez (TEF), Eric de la Torre (TEF), Julian Escosura (TEF), Irene Arquilita (DENR).

Waterfowl Counts

Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis - 6
Yellow Bittern Ixobrychus sinensis - 3
Striated (Little Green) Heron Butorides striatus - 4
Little Egret E. garzetta - 221
Intermediate Egret E. intermedia - 96
Great Egret E. alba - 225
Purple Heron Ardea purpurea - 2
Grey Heron A. cinerea - 10
Tufted Duck A. fuligula - 1
Barred Rail R. torquatus - 7
Moorhen Gallinula chloropus - 20
Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus - 71
Whimbrel N. phaeopus - 23
Eurasian Curlew N. arquata - 1
Redshank T. totanus - 18
Greenshank T. nebularia - 6
Wood Sandpiper T. glareola - 36
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos - 6