Thursday, December 30, 2010

Antonelli Pond and vicinity , 12/30/10

This field trip also visited Natural Bridges, the Terrace Point
fields, and Younger Lagoon




















Orchard Oriole at Natural Bridges;
photos by Wendy Naruo





Location: Antonelli Pond
Observation date: 12/30/10
Notes: including Homeless Garden and N part of
Terrace Point field
Number of species: 47
Mallard 4
Bufflehead 2
Ruddy Duck 3
Pied-billed Grebe 2
Double-crested Cormorant 1
Great Egret 1
Red-tailed Hawk (Western) 4
American Coot 20
Killdeer 1
Western Gull 1
California Gull 5
Rock Pigeon 20
Mourning Dove 2
Anna's Hummingbird 4
Black Phoebe 3
Say's Phoebe 2
Western Scrub-Jay (Coastal) 2
American Crow 1
Common Raven 2
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 5
Oak Titmouse 2
Bushtit 20
Bewick's Wren 4
Marsh Wren 1
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 5
Hermit Thrush 2
Northern Mockingbird 2
California Thrasher 1
European Starling 10
Orange-crowned Warbler (lutescens) 1
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle) 10
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon's) 15
Townsend's Warbler 3
Common Yellowthroat 1
Spotted Towhee 1
California Towhee 8
Fox Sparrow (Sooty) 2
Song Sparrow 8
Lincoln's Sparrow 7
White-crowned Sparrow 20
Golden-crowned Sparrow 15
Red-winged Blackbird (California Bicolored) 15
Brewer's Blackbird 10
Brown-headed Cowbird 1
Purple Finch (Western) 2
House Finch 30
American Goldfinch 5
This report was generated automatically by eBird v2(http://ebird.org/)

Location: Natural Bridges SB
Observation date: 12/30/10
Number of species: 43

Surf Scoter 30
White-winged Scoter (North American) 3 flying up the coast
Red-breasted Merganser 1
Red-throated Loon 1
Western/Clark's Grebe 1
Brown Pelican 5
Brandt's Cormorant 5
Double-crested Cormorant 2
Pelagic Cormorant 1
Snowy Egret 1
Red-shouldered Hawk (California) 2
Red-tailed Hawk (Western) 1
Spotted Sandpiper 1
Mew Gull (American) 2
Western Gull 15
California Gull 5
Rock Pigeon 5
Anna's Hummingbird 10
Red-breasted Sapsucker 1
Hairy Woodpecker 1
Black Phoebe 5
Steller's Jay 1
Western Scrub-Jay (Coastal) 2
American Crow 5
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 10
Oak Titmouse 1
Pygmy Nuthatch 20
Bewick's Wren 5
House Wren 1
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 8
Hermit Thrush 5
Wrentit 1
European Starling 10
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle) 5
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon's) 25
Townsend's Warbler 8
Spotted Towhee 2
California Towhee 5
Song Sparrow 2
Golden-crowned Sparrow 5
Brewer's Blackbird 10
Orchard Oriole 1 in berry vines near Butterfly boardwalk,
     then in eucalyptus above (viewed from service road);
     calling; photographed; first reported in the area on 12/16
House Finch 10
American Goldfinch 5

 
Location: Terrace Pt.
Observation date: 12/30/10
Number of species: 21
Great Egret 1
White-tailed Kite 1
Northern Harrier 1
American Kestrel 1
gull sp. 25
Rock Pigeon 50
Anna's Hummingbird 1
Black Phoebe 1
Say's Phoebe 1
American Crow 5
Bushtit 25
Bewick's Wren 1
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1
Northern Mockingbird 2
European Starling 10
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon's) 2
California Towhee 2
White-crowned Sparrow 5
Red-winged Blackbird (California Bicolored) 10
Brewer's Blackbird 20
House Finch 10
American Goldfinch 5
This report was generated automatically by eBird v2(http://ebird.org/)

Location: Younger Lagoon
Observation date: 12/30/10
Number of species: 22
Mallard 6
Cinnamon Teal 1
Green-winged Teal (American) 3
Bufflehead 3
California Quail 5
Pied-billed Grebe 2
White-tailed Kite 1
Northern Harrier 1
Anna's Hummingbird 1
Black Phoebe 2
Western Scrub-Jay (Coastal) 1
Bewick's Wren 2
Marsh Wren 2
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1
California Thrasher 2
Common Yellowthroat 1
Spotted Towhee 1
California Towhee 1
Fox Sparrow 1
Song Sparrow 5
House Finch 5
American Goldfinch 2
This report was generated automatically by eBird v2(http://ebird.org/)

Friday, December 17, 2010

Fwd: eBird Report - Natural Bridges SB , 12/17/10

Location: Natural Bridges SB
Observation date: 12/17/10
Number of species: 60

Cackling Goose 1
Canada Goose 3
Mallard 70
Surf Scoter 100
Pacific Loon 1
Common Loon 1
Western/Clark's Grebe 20
Brown Pelican 15
Brandt's Cormorant 2
Double-crested Cormorant 1
Snowy Egret 9
Cooper's Hawk 1
Black-bellied Plover 3
Black Oystercatcher 1
Spotted Sandpiper 1
Whimbrel (American) 12
Black Turnstone 2
Heermann's Gull 12
Mew Gull (American) 7
Ring-billed Gull 3
Western Gull 20
Western x Glaucous-winged Gull (hybrid) 5
California Gull 35
Herring Gull (American) 1
Thayer's Gull 2
Glaucous-winged Gull 5
Rock Pigeon 5
Mourning Dove 1
Anna's Hummingbird 7
Nuttall's Woodpecker 1
Hairy Woodpecker 1
Northern Flicker 3
Black Phoebe 4
Hutton's Vireo 1
Steller's Jay 2
Western Scrub-Jay (Coastal) 8
American Crow 10
Common Raven 1
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 20
Oak Titmouse 1
Bushtit 20
Pygmy Nuthatch 15
Bewick's Wren 7
House Wren 1
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 10
Hermit Thrush 5
Wrentit 2
California Thrasher 2
European Starling 5
Orange-crowned Warbler 1
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon's) 20
Townsend's Warbler 8
Spotted Towhee 3
California Towhee 8
Fox Sparrow (Sooty) 3
Song Sparrow 5
Lincoln's Sparrow 2
White-crowned Sparrow 2
Golden-crowned Sparrow 20
Brewer's Blackbird 15
House Finch 15
American Goldfinch 3
This report was generated automatically by eBird v2(http://ebird.org/)

Location: Antonelli Pond
Observation date: 12/17/10
Number of species: 30

Common Goldeneye 2
Ruddy Duck 6
California Quail 3
Pied-billed Grebe 2
Double-crested Cormorant 2
Great Egret 1
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1
American Coot 40
Rock Pigeon 30
Anna's Hummingbird 2
Northern Flicker 1
Black Phoebe 2
Western Scrub-Jay (Coastal) 4
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 10
Bushtit 20
Pygmy Nuthatch 10
Bewick's Wren 1
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 4
Northern Mockingbird 1
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle) 5
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon's) 10
Townsend's Warbler 5
Common Yellowthroat 1
California Towhee 2
Song Sparrow 3
Golden-crowned Sparrow 10
Red-winged Blackbird (California Bicolored) 10
House Finch 10
American Goldfinch 2
House Sparrow 5
This report was generated automatically by eBird v2(http://ebird.org/)

Friday, December 10, 2010

Schwan Lake area , 12/10/10

A damp day of birds and mushrooms

Some birds from the day, photos by Wendy Naruo
Click on image for a larger view
Location: Schwan Lake area
Observation date: 12/10/10
Notes: SCBC field trip; thick fog most of the morning suppressed
bird activity and made it difficult to see birds
Number of species: 52
Mallard 10
Pied-billed Grebe 3
Double-crested Cormorant 1
Cooper's Hawk 1
Red-shouldered Hawk (California) 1
Red-tailed Hawk (Western) 1
American Kestrel 2 pair
American Coot 5
Mew Gull (American) 2
Western Gull 1
California Gull 5
Rock Pigeon 10
Eurasian Collared-Dove 1
Mourning Dove 8
Anna's Hummingbird 10
Nuttall's Woodpecker 1 heard only
Downy Woodpecker 1
Hairy Woodpecker 2 one with an odd reddish wash
                                 on throat and upper breast
Northern Flicker (Red-shafted) 3
Black Phoebe 5
Hutton's Vireo 2
Steller's Jay 5
Western Scrub-Jay (Coastal) 10
American Crow 10
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 20
Oak Titmouse 5
Bushtit 40
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1 Live Oak St., in palm tree
Pygmy Nuthatch 10
Bewick's Wren 10
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 15
Hermit Thrush 10
American Robin 7
Northern Mockingbird 2
European Starling 15
Cedar Waxwing 15
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle) 2
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon's) 15
Townsend's Warbler 12
Common Yellowthroat 1
Spotted Towhee 5
California Towhee 15
Fox Sparrow 3
Lincoln's Sparrow 2
White-crowned Sparrow 20
Golden-crowned Sparrow 30
Dark-eyed Junco (Oregon) 10
Brewer's Blackbird 10
Purple Finch (Western) 5
House Finch 15
Lesser Goldfinch 3
American Goldfinch 10
This report was generated automatically by eBird v2(http://ebird.org/)

Saturday, December 4, 2010

Pogonip, 12/4/10


Location: Pogonip Open Space Preserve
Observation date: 12/4/10
Notes: SCBC field trip; very quiet early, but more activity later;
periodic rain showers
Number of species: 47

White-tailed Kite 2
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1
Red-shouldered Hawk (California) 1
Red-tailed Hawk (Western) 4
American Kestrel 1
Western Gull 1 flew over
California Gull 5 flew over
gull sp. 10 flew over
Mourning Dove 6
Anna's Hummingbird 5
Acorn Woodpecker 2
Hairy Woodpecker 2
Northern Flicker 2
Black Phoebe 2
Say's Phoebe 1
Hutton's Vireo 3
Steller's Jay 7
Western Scrub-Jay (Coastal) 4
Common Raven 3
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 85 including 70+ streaming across
                      the trail in one huge extended flcck on Spring Trail
                      between Spring Box and Fern TrailsOak Titmouse 2
Bushtit 20
Brown Creeper 15
Bewick's Wren 10
House Wren 1 near Spring Street entrance
Winter Wren (Western) 2
Golden-crowned Kinglet 1 Rincon Trail
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 20
Hermit Thrush 20
American Robin 10
Varied Thrush 4
Wrentit 1 Spring Box Trail
European Starling 10
Cedar Waxwing 80 large flock
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle) 2
Townsend's Warbler 12
Spotted Towhee 4
California Towhee 6
Song Sparrow 1
Lincoln's Sparrow 2
Golden-crowned Sparrow 20
Dark-eyed Junco (Oregon) 20
Western Meadowlark 5 near UCSC border
Purple Finch (Western) 10
House Finch 40
Pine Siskin 1
Lesser Goldfinch 3
American Goldfinch 100
This report was generated automatically by eBird v2(http://ebird.org/)