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Team Energy Power Plant, Pagbilao, Quezon

Site/Locality: Pagbilao Power Plant
Barangay: Bgy. Ibabang Polo
City: Pagbilao
Province: Quezon
Island: Pagbilao Grande Island

Start Date: 1/22/2011
End Date: 1/22/2011
Start Time: 04:30 PM
Time in Field: 1

Name of Birder (Reporter): Jon Villasper

Other Birders Present: Ricky de Castro (TEF), Felino Chavez (TEF), Orlando Balbido (WBCP/Kaakbay), Eric de la Torre (TEF), Irene Arquilita (DENR), Julian Escosura (TEF)

Number of BIrders Present: 9

Environment Condition: slight, ocasional drizzle

Trip Notes: AWC 2011. We led the count. Nobody else came with us. Too bad you didn’t get to enjoy top-notch accommodations and the ride of your life. Hooray to death wish drivers!!!


1. Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis 1
2. Purple Heron Ardea purpurea 1
3. Great Egret Ardea alba 5
4. Intermediate Egret Egretta intermedia 2
5. Rufous Night-Heron Nycticorax caledonicus 2
6. Northern Pintail Anas acuta 3
7. Philippine Duck Anas luzonica 346
8. Garganey Anas querquedula 41
9. Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata 13
10. Common Pochard Aythya ferina 5
11. Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula 49
12. Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos 1
13. Island Collared-Dove Streptopelia bitorquata 3
14. Zebra Dove Geopelia striata 4
15. Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis 2
16. Swallow sp. Hirundinidae sp. 100 either barn or pacific
17. Large-billed Crow Corvus macrorhynchos 3
18. Pied Bushchat Saxicola caprata 10
19. Richard's Pipit (Paddyfield Pipit or Oriental Pipit) Anthus richardi 5
20. White-breasted Wood-swallow Artamus leucorynchus 15
21. Asian Glossy Starling Aplonis panayensis 3
22. Olive-backed Sunbird Cinnyris jugularis 4