Friday, March 25, 2011

West Cliff Drive, 3/25/11

Location: West Cliff Drive
Observation date: 3/25/11
Notes: SCBC field trip; showery weather and high surf
Number of species: 34

Surf Scoter 60
Red-breasted Merganser 7
Pacific Loon 1
Common Loon 1
Eared Grebe 1
Western Grebe 5
Western/Clark's Grebe 12
Brandt's Cormorant 10
Double-crested Cormorant 5
Pelagic Cormorant 15
Brown Pelican 1
Black Oystercatcher 3
Whimbrel 3
Black Turnstone 12
Surfbird 7
Western Gull 35
Western x Glaucous-winged Gull (hybrid) 5
California Gull 10
Herring Gull (American) 1 1st cycle
Glaucous-winged Gull 12
Pigeon Guillemot 10
Rock Pigeon 15
Eurasian Collared-Dove 4
Mourning Dove 2
Black Phoebe 2
American Crow 5
Common Raven 2
Northern Mockingbird 2
European Starling 25
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon's) 1
California Towhee 1
Red-winged Blackbird (California Bicolored) 5
Brewer's Blackbird 35
Brown-headed Cowbird 1
House Finch 2
House Sparrow 10
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Saturday, March 19, 2011

Pogonip, 3/19/11

Location: Pogonip Open Space Preserve
Observation date: 3/19/11
Number of species: 38

a stormy day, with rain and hail showers
White-tailed Kite 1
Red-shouldered Hawk (California) 1
Red-tailed Hawk (Western) 3
Band-tailed Pigeon 6
Mourning Dove 4
Anna's Hummingbird 2
Allen's Hummingbird 2
Hairy Woodpecker 1
Northern Flicker 4
Black Phoebe 1
Hutton's Vireo 8
Steller's Jay 8
Western Scrub-Jay (Coastal) 2
Common Raven 2
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 35
Oak Titmouse 2
Bushtit 10
Brown Creeper 8
Bewick's Wren 20
Pacific Wren 4
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 8
Hermit Thrush 4
American Robin 10
California Thrasher 1
European Starling 10
Orange-crowned Warbler (lutescens) 12
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle) 5
Townsend's Warbler 5
Spotted Towhee 10
California Towhee 4
Song Sparrow 1
Lincoln's Sparrow 1
Golden-crowned Sparrow 15
Dark-eyed Junco (Oregon) 10
Purple Finch (Western) 10
House Finch 5
Pine Siskin 2
Lesser Goldfinch 2
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Friday, March 11, 2011

San Lorenzo River , 3/11/11

Eastern Phoebe at San Lorenzo Park
Location: San Lorenzo River
Observation date: 3/11/11
Number of species: 61

covered area from San Lorenzo Park to
near Highway 1
Greater White-fronted Goose 3 continuing trio
Mallard 50
Common Merganser 8
Double-crested Cormorant 2
Great Blue Heron 2
Snowy Egret 1
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1
Cooper's Hawk 1
Red-shouldered Hawk (California) 2
Red-tailed Hawk (Western) 3
American Kestrel 1
Peregrine Falcon (North American) 1
American Coot 10
Killdeer 2
Mew Gull (American) 6
Ring-billed Gull 1
Western Gull 15
Western x Glaucous-winged Gull (hybrid) 5
California Gull 30
Glaucous-winged Gull 3
Rock Pigeon 50
Eurasian Collared-Dove 2
Mourning Dove 5
Anna's Hummingbird 8
Hammond's Flycatcher 1 continuing in San LorenzoPark
Black Phoebe 9
Eastern Phoebe 1 continuing in San Lorenzo Park
Steller's Jay 2
Western Scrub-Jay (Coastal) 4
American Crow 10 building a nest
Common Raven 4 carring nesting material
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 8
TreeSwallow 4
Violet-green Swallow 20
Barn Swallow 3
Cliff Swallow 1
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 10
Oak Titmouse 4
Bushtit 25
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1
Brown Creeper 2
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 5
American Robin 4
Northern Mockingbird 2
European Starling 10
Cedar Waxwing 40 2 flocks
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle) 2
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon's) 10
Townsend's Warbler 1
Black-and-white Warbler 1 continuing wintering bird
California Towhee 4
Song Sparrow 10
White-crowned Sparrow 30
Golden-crowned Sparrow 8
Dark-eyed Junco (Oregon) 6
Brewer's Blackbird 5
House Finch 20
Pine Siskin 2
Lesser Goldfinch 7
American Goldfinch 50
Evening Grosbeak 1 between River St. and Hwy. 1
House Sparrow 10
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Friday, March 4, 2011

Wilder Ranch, 3/4/11

Some scenes from the day, by Wendy Naruo (l to r, by row):
American Kestrel, Bewick's Wren, Pelagic Cormorant,
Northern Harrier (female and male), Savannah Sparrow, Song Sparrow,
blackbird flock, Surfbirds & Black Turnstones, Sanderlings
Red-throated Loon, Harbor Seals, Red-breasted Mergansers
Long-tailed Weasel, Brandt's Cormorant, White-crowned Sparrow,
Sea Otter & Western Gull, Judy & Sue, Western Meadowlark,
Black Oystercatcher, Pelagic Cormorant
(click on picture for a larger image)
Location: Wilder Ranch- coastal area
Observation date: 3/4/11
Number of species: 78
Area covered includes ranch building complex, Old
Cove Landing Trail, and adjacent areas
Canada Goose (moffitti/maxima) 2
Mallard 10
Surf Scoter 10
Red-breasted Merganser 7
Red-throated Loon 3
Pacific Loon 1
Common Loon 2
Eared Grebe 2
Western Grebe 1
Brandt's Cormorant 10
Double-crested Cormorant 3
Pelagic Cormorant 5 one on a nest
Turkey Vulture 5
Osprey 1 flew over Wilder Beach
Northern Harrier 2 pair
Cooper's Hawk 1
Red-shouldered Hawk (California) 1
Red-tailed Hawk (Western) 3
American Kestrel 2
Peregrine Falcon (North American) 1
Killdeer 2
Black Oystercatcher 2
Whimbrel 5
Black Turnstone 8
Surfbird 10
Sanderling 80
Western Gull 75
Western x Glaucous-winged Gull (hybrid) 5
California Gull 20
Herring Gull (American) 3
Glaucous-winged Gull 15
gull sp. 100
Rock Pigeon 20
Eurasian Collared-Dove 2
Mourning Dove 2
Anna's Hummingbird 3
Downy Woodpecker 2
Black Phoebe 8
Say's Phoebe 1
Hutton's Vireo 1
Western Scrub-Jay (Coastal) 5
American Crow 10
Common Raven 2
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 1
Tree Swallow 1
Violet-green Swallow 2
Barn Swallow 1
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 10
Oak Titmouse 1
Bushtit 25
Bewick's Wren 15
House Wren 2
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 10
Wrentit 1
Hermit Thrush 4
American Robin 20
European Starling 150
American Pipit 2 Wilder Beach
Cedar Waxwing 70
Orange-crowned Warbler 1
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon's) 7
Townsend's Warbler 1
Common Yellowthroat 3
Spotted Towhee 12 many singing
California Towhee 10
Savannah Sparrow (Western) 10
Song Sparrow 15
Lincoln's Sparrow 2
White-crowned Sparrow 80
Golden-crowned Sparrow 10
Red-winged Blackbird (California Bicolored) 80
Western Meadowlark 15
Brewer's Blackbird 100
Purple Finch (Western) 2
House Finch 25
Pine Siskin 5
Lesser Goldfinch 7
American Goldfinch 35
House Sparrow 7
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