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Observations - High counts - Sorted by Date descending

Golden/Bald Eagle

species 1.

thrush sp.

species 2.

American Three-toed/Black-backed Woodpecker

species 3.
species 4.
Count  20
Laura McDuffie
species 5.
Count  25
Laura McDuffie

Aythya sp.

Count  20
Justin Saunders
species 6.
species 7.
Count  2
Buzz Scher
species 8.
Count  75
Timothy Piranian
species 9.
species 10.
Count  1
Travis Saunders

Mallard (Domestic type)

Count  3
Nancy Moore
S Old Glenn Hwy, Palmer US-AK 61.47197, -149.22264
species 11.
Count  45
Timothy Piranian

duck sp.

Count  375
Ben Lagasse
species 12.
Count  60
Ben Lagasse
species 13.
Count  2
Samuel Holman
S. Old Glenn Hwy
Count  1
Debbie Reiswig
Talkeetna House

Ruffed/Spruce Grouse

Count  1
Nancy Moore
8351 N Michaelson St, Palmer US-AK 61.67828, -149.22095
species 14.
species 15.

Common/Barrow's Goldeneye

Count  50
Boomer Hesley
Duck Lake, Wasilla US-AK (61.5029,-149.3657)
species 16.
Count  46
Melanie Smith
Question Lake

falcon sp.

Count  1
Brandy Johnson
Denali Hwy, Sutton US-AK 63.04910, -147.27300
species 17.

owl sp.

Count  1
Nari Soundarrajan
21350 South Parks Highway, Willow, Alaska, US (62.336, -150.244)
species 18.
Count  4
Charlotte (Charlie) Sartor
99674, Sutton US-AK 61.81225, -148.20167Long lake ridge
species 19.
Count  1
Justin Saunders
species 20.
Count  14
Justin Saunders

large shorebird sp.

Count  3
Timothy Piranian
species 21.
Count  17
Timothy Piranian
species 22.
Count  300
Ben Lagasse
species 23.
species 24.
species 25.
Count  50
Justin Saunders
species 26.
Count  1000
Justin Saunders

grebe sp.

Count  10
Justin Saunders
species 27.
Count  120
Justin Saunders
species 28.

American/Pacific Golden-Plover (Lesser Golden-Plover)

dabbling duck sp.

species 29.

Zonotrichia sp.

species 30.
Count  200
Justin Saunders
Witherspoon Subdivision
species 31.
Count  12
Gavin Bieber
Denali Hwy, Sutton US-AK (63.0451,-146.9297)
species 32.
Count  6
Eddie Monson
Denali Hwy, Sutton US-AK 63.03674, -147.20956

waterfowl sp.

species 33.
Count  20
Eddie Monson
species 34.
species 35.
Count  1
Sulli Gibson
Glenn Hwy at Victory Rd
species 36.
Count  3
Justin Saunders
Moose Creek
species 37.
Count  49
Weasley Adams
Talkeetna, Alaska, US (62.285, -150.063)

Eurasian x American Wigeon (hybrid)

Count  1
Justin Saunders
species 38.
Count  17
Timothy Piranian
Cottonwood Lake Wildlife Viewing Platform - Trails

Tree/Violet-green Swallow

Count  50
Justin Saunders
species 39.
Count  4000
Justin Saunders
4470 S Bodenburg Loop, Palmer US-AK 61.52002, -149.06643

Wild Turkey (Domestic type)

species 40.
Count  71
Justin Saunders
Burnt/Burkholder/Backacres
species 41.
Count  20
Justin Saunders
US-AK-Palmer-99645 - 61.575270,-148.999643
species 42.
Count  398
Justin Saunders
Wash Trail to Cliffs (61.5876976, -148.9620781)
species 43.
Count  125
Dan Crowson
Glenn Highway, Palmer, Alaska, US (61.934, -147.187)

chickadee sp.

Count  20
Nicole Barker
Yardbirds
species 44.
Count  3
Timothy Piranian
Backyard -- South Lakes
species 45.
Count  100
Bill Carpenter
Denali Hwy, Sutton US-AK 63.25651, -147.82264
species 46.
Count  1
Josh Parks
MP43 Maclaren River
species 47.
Count  56
Justin Saunders
species 48.
Count  1
Justin Saunders

Empidonax sp.

Count  3
Michael Locher
Lake Creek: LakeChelatna to first camp.
species 49.
Count  1
Justin Saunders
Witherspoon Subdivision
species 50.
species 51.
Count  35
Justin Saunders
Hatcher Pass -- Craigie Creek Rd Jct

Catharus sp.

Count  10
Andy Bankert
species 52.
species 53.

Larus sp.

crossbill sp.

species 54.
species 55.
Count  1
Justin Saunders
species 56.
Count  3
Tasha Dimarzio
Denali Hwy, Sutton US-AK 63.05756, -146.73680

Black-bellied Plover/golden-plover sp.

Count  2
Justin Saunders

swallow sp.

Count  45
Ben Lagasse

shorebird sp.

Count  30
Josiah Verbrugge
species 57.
Count  210
Ben Lagasse
species 58.
Count  1
Ben Lagasse
species 59.
Count  220
Sulli Gibson

Common/Wilson's Snipe

species 60.
Count  2
Zak Pohlen
Talkeetna--Talkeetna Airport

ptarmigan sp.

Accipiter sp.

Count  2
Anchorage Audubon/ Mat-Su Birders
species 61.
Count  500
Justin Saunders

hawk sp.

redpoll sp.

Buteo sp.

Count  25
Anchorage Audubon/ Mat-Su Birders
species 62.
Count  1
James Helmericks
Helmericks-Wolf Track Runway

large falcon sp.

Count  1
Timothy Piranian
Backyard -- South Lakes
species 63.
Count  50
Lydia Lyons
Mat-Su Borough Solid Waste
species 64.
Count  8
Justin Saunders
Witherspoon Subdivision
species 65.
Count  3
Justin Saunders
Burnt Butte Trail-US-AK-Palmer-99645 - 61.5677x-148.9774
species 66.
Count  10
Timothy Piranian
990North Clonial Drive
species 67.
Count  1
Justin Saunders
Matanuska River Bridge

Bohemian/Cedar Waxwing

Count  18
Darren Shirley
Yard Alaska
species 68.
Count  78
Justin Saunders
Burnt/Burkholder/Backacres

blackbird sp.

species 69.

Tringa sp.

Count  1
Chris Rurik
Summit Lake area (from train)
species 70.

Calidris sp.

Count  1
Janice Arndt
Broad Pass area
species 71.
species 72.
Count  15
Steve Kelling
19294–19700 W Glenn Hwy, Palmer US-AK (61.8040,-147.5409)

Herring x Glaucous-winged Gull (hybrid)

Count  1500
Justin Saunders
14068 E River Bend Cir, Palmer US-AK (61.5638,-149.0960)
species 73.
Count  5
Justin Saunders

Mallard x Northern Pintail (hybrid)

Count  1
Justin Saunders

Herring/Glaucous-winged Gull

species 74.
Count  94
Justin Saunders
species 75.

passerine sp.

species 76.
Count  1000
Justin Saunders
Wash Trail to Cliffs (61.5876976, -148.9620781)

woodpecker sp.

Count  8
Steven Waltz
26180 Randal Dr

Common/Hoary Redpoll

Count  309
Molly Walker
Machetanz Elementary
species 77.
Count  3670
Justin Saunders
Palmer
species 78.
Count  52
Susie Hayes
E Brian Dr

scoter sp.

Count  5
Justin Saunders
species 79.
species 80.
Count  2
Justin Saunders
species 81.
Count  20
Nancy Maciolek Blake
species 82.
Count  5
Justin Saunders
Witherspoon Subdivision

warbler sp. (Parulidae sp.)

loon sp.

Count  6
Bob Nieman
99645, Palmer US-AK (61.5518,-149.2679)
species 83.
Count  10
Justin Saunders
99645, Palmer US-AK (61.8275,-149.1725)
species 84.
Count  1
Audubon Alaska
Evening Grosbeak Feeder
species 85.

Ruby-crowned/Golden-crowned Kinglet

Graylag Goose (Domestic type)

species 86.
Count  1
Richard Prentki
west of Glacier View
species 87.
Count  1
Craig Robson
Ermine Hill Trailhead

plover sp.

species 88.
Count  1
Zak Pohlen

Graylag x Swan Goose (Domestic type) (hybrid)

Count  4
Herb Elliott
Alaskan Host Bed & Breakfast

white-winged gull sp.

Count  1
Connie Misket
Willow, Alaska, US (61.736, -150.678)
species 89.
Count  1
Travis Saunders
species 90.
Count  100
Steven Waltz
Willow Lake

Short-billed/Long-billed Dowitcher

Count  500
Dan Crowson
species 91.
Count  100
Maureen Chambrone
Birch Creek Ranch
species 92.
Count  22
HawkWatch International

tern sp.

Count  7
Anonymous eBirder
species 93.
Count  7
HawkWatch International

gull sp.

goose sp.

Count  741
HawkWatch International
species 94.
Count  367
Justin Saunders
5305 S Bodenburg Loop, Palmer US-AK (61.5357,-149.0650)

Downy/Hairy Woodpecker

Count  12
Justin Saunders
US-AK-Palmer-28741 E Knik River Rd - 61.4403x-148.7957
species 95.
species 96.
Count  X
Wasilla
species 97.
Count  12
Dan Crowson
Wasilla, Alaska, US (61.517, -149.366)
species 98.
Count  462
Dan Crowson
species 99.
Count  200
Steven Waltz
Parks Hwy ARR crossing Meadow Lakes

small falcon sp.

Count  1
Charlotte (Charlie) Sartor
Bodenburg Butte, AK
species 100.
Count  1
Nancy Wade
Willow, Alaska

Common/Red-breasted Merganser

species 101.
Count  4
Justin Saunders
Rippy/Chain of Lakes trails
species 102.
Count  7
Justin Saunders
Dike Road
species 103.
Count  5
Sandy Schreven
Old Glenn Highway Pond
species 104.
Count  1
Laurie DeWispelaere
Lake Louise & Dinty Lake
species 105.
Count  4
Justin Saunders
Upper McRoberts Creek (Byers Peak Trail)
species 106.
Count  1
Scott Schuette
species 107.
Count  1
Scott Schuette

godwit sp.

Count  8
Dan Crowson
species 108.
Count  4
annette gibert hansen

Semipalmated/Western Sandpiper

Count  200
Justin Saunders

phalarope sp.

Count  1
Jared Conaway
species 109.
Count  8
Lucas DeCicco
Little Willow Creek, west of HWY

swan sp.

species 110.
species 111.
Count  15
Jared Conaway
Home
species 112.
Count  1
Jamin Taylor
Knik River Area
species 113.
Count  1
Jared Conaway
Old Trunk Road
species 114.
Count  468
Justin Saunders
US-AK-Palmer-8989-8999 E Cottrell Campus Dr - 61.5895x-149.1913
species 115.
Count  3
Travis Saunders
species 116.
Count  20
Isaac Helmericks
US-AK-Palmer-18240 E Maud Rd - 61.5785x-148.9837
species 117.
species 118.
Count  1
Tasha Dimarzio
species 119.
Count  14
Lucas DeCicco
61.8363x-150.1154 - Aug 20, 2016, 12:49 PM
species 120.
species 121.
Count  30
Cole Talbot
species 122.
Count  65
Cole Talbot
species 123.
Count  42
Cole Talbot
species 124.
Count  50
Celeste Morien
63.2325x-147.7576 - Jun 13, 2016, 12:25 PM

Arctic/Pacific Loon

species 125.
Count  40
Dan Crowson
species 126.
Count  2
Dan Crowson

Eurasian/American Wigeon

species 127.
Count  2
Jared Conaway
species 128.
Count  229
HawkWatch International

crow/raven sp.

Count  10
Georgia Barkwood
species 129.
species 130.
Count  11
Lucas DeCicco
61.8368x-150.1156 - Oct 12, 2015, 10:46
species 131.
Count  17
Lucas DeCicco
61.8368x-150.1156 - Oct 12, 2015, 10:46

sparrow sp.

Count  10
Chandra Bowley-Allen
Cliff

finch sp.

species 132.
Count  25
Lucas DeCicco
species 133.
Count  30
Lucas DeCicco
species 134.
Count  32
Nick Hajdukovich
Clearwater Mountains

Snow/Ross's Goose

Count  10
Susan Westervelt

Greater/Lesser Yellowlegs

Count  22
Elizabeth Godden
species 135.
Count  29
Kendra Zamzow
17584 E Chickaloon Road, Chickaloon, Alaska
species 136.
Count  97
Kendra Zamzow
17584 E Chickaloon Road, Chickaloon, Alaska
species 137.
Count  65
Robin Song
Talkeetna, Alaska
species 138.
Count  1
Alaska Historical Records
Palmer (town)

flycatcher sp. (Tyrannidae sp.)

Count  8
John & Kathy Keagle
Byers Creek Landing Road
species 139.
Count  6
Kenneth Tarbox
AK - MAT/SU - Denali Hwy mile 49.5 Waterfowl Lakes
species 140.
Count  4
Dan Crowson
species 141.
Count  300
Dan Crowson
species 142.
Count  100
Dan Crowson

small plover sp.

Count  5
Dan Crowson
species 143.
Count  1
Charlotte (Charlie) Sartor
My Yard - 5900 Our Rd, Butte area

merganser sp.

Count  25
Nick Hajdukovich
Palmer Hay Flats
species 144.
species 145.
Count  24
Geoffrey Geupel
US-AK-Susitna - 61.5197x-150.6096 - Aug 11, 2013, 2:07 PM
species 146.
Count  18
David Sonneborn
US-AK-Willow - 61.6751x-150.0946 - Jul 9, 2013, 10:58 AM NANCY LAKE STATE RECREATION AREA CANOE LOOP
species 147.
Count  1
Jay McGowan
Denali Highway--Mile 108
species 148.
Count  15
Jay McGowan
Denali SP--Little Coal Creek trail
species 149.
Count  1
Margaret Higbee
Denali Hwy. MP 79.5-92
species 150.
species 151.
Count  1
Rich Hoyer
species 152.
Count  45
Chris Sahlstrom
species 153.
Count  7500
Scott Schuette
Palmer
species 154.
Count  1000
Enric Fernandez
US-AK-Palmer Bodenburg Loop
species 155.
Count  1000
Enric Fernandez
US-AK-Palmer Bodenburg Loop

Cackling/Canada Goose

Count  5000
Tim Metcalf
Palmer--Inner Springer Loop Road

Herring x Glaucous Gull (hybrid)

Count  1
Marshall Iliff

Acanthis/Spinus sp.

Count  4
Jeff Gerbracht
X-Y Lakes, Talkeetna
species 156.
species 157.
Count  80
Lucas DeCicco
species 158.
species 159.

Greater/Lesser Scaup

Count  100
Steven Waltz
Denali Highway W Mclaren River MP 45 - 50
species 160.
Count  100
Steven Waltz
Gold Creek/Susitna River
species 161.
species 162.
Count  45
Charlotte (Charlie) Sartor
species 163.
Count  200
Nathan Senner
Susitna Flats
species 164.
Count  5000
Nathan Senner
Susitna Flats
species 165.
Count  5000
Nathan Senner
Susitna Flats
species 166.
Count  200
Nathan Senner
Susitna Flats

Snow x Canada Goose (hybrid)

Count  1
Dan Crowson
species 167.
species 168.
Count  50
Steven Waltz
Denali Highway McClaren River Area

longspur sp.

Count  1
Enid Angelstad
species 169.
Count  65
Dan Crowson
species 170.
Count  1
Nathan Senner
Susitna Flats
species 171.
Count  300
Aaron Bowman
Gunsight Mt.
species 172.
Count  119
Dan Crowson
Gershmel Loop/Parks Hwy Ramp
species 173.
species 174.
species 175.
species 176.
Count  5
Glenn Seeholzer
Susitna Flats
species 177.
Count  25
Nathan Senner
Susitna Flats
species 178.
Count  5000
Nathan Senner
Susitna Flats
species 179.
Count  40
Nathan Senner
Susitna Flats
species 180.
Count  400
Nathan Senner
Susitna Flats
species 181.
Count  365
Nathan Senner
Susitna Flats
species 182.
Count  1
Nathan Senner
Susitna Flats
species 183.
Count  450
Nathan Senner
Susitna Flats
species 184.
Count  174
Nathan Senner
Susitna Flats
species 185.
Count  150
Nathan Senner
Susitna Flats
species 186.
Count  300
Nathan Senner
Susitna Flats
species 187.
Count  9
Nathan Senner
Susitna Flats
species 188.
Count  30
Nathan Senner
Susitna Flats
species 189.
Count  41
Nathan Senner
Susitna Flats
species 190.
Count  600
Nathan Senner
Susitna Flats

eagle sp.

Count  4
Anchorage Audubon/ Mat-Su Birders
species 191.
Count  150
Nathan Senner
Susitna Flats
species 192.
Count  2
Nathan Senner
Susitna Flats
species 193.
Count  1
Nathan Senner
Susitna Flats
species 194.
Count  1
Nathan Senner
Susitna Flats
species 195.
Count  354