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Observations - Last seen - Sorted by Count descending

  1. Cackling/Canada Goose

    # 200
    Justin Saunders
    4470 S Bodenburg Loop, Palmer US-AK 61.52002, -149.06643
  2. 1.
    # 56
    Justin Saunders
    99645, Palmer US-AK (61.5566,-148.9744)
  3. duck sp.

  4. Semipalmated/Western Sandpiper

    # 50
    Justin Saunders
  5. 2.
  6. 3.
    # 22
    Buzz Scher
    Brian Drive
  7. dabbling duck sp.

  8. 4.
    # 20
    Timothy Piranian
    Cottonwood Lake Wildlife Viewing Platform
  9. Greater/Lesser Scaup

    # 20
    Timothy Piranian
    Cottonwood Lake Wildlife Viewing Platform
  10. chickadee sp.

    # 20
    Nicole Barker
    Yardbirds
  11. 5.
  12. crossbill sp.

  13. Bohemian/Cedar Waxwing

    # 18
    Darren Shirley
    US-AK-Palmer-3868 Forestwood Dr - 61.6242x-149.1998
  14. Common/Red-breasted Merganser

    # 12
    Nancy Wade
    Swan Lake Trail, Palmer Hay Flats
  15. 6.
    # 12
    Sulli Gibson
  16. 7.
    # 12
    Dan Crowson
  17. redpoll sp.

    # 12
    Michael Alix
    14744 Concord Street, Wasilla, Alaska, US (61.592, -149.822)
  18. Larus sp.

  19. Tree/Violet-green Swallow

    # 10
    Justin Saunders
    Witherspoon Subdivision
  20. 8.
    # 8
    Timothy Piranian
    Cottonwood Lake Wildlife Viewing Platform
  21. godwit sp.

  22. 9.
  23. Common/Hoary Redpoll

    # 8
    Tami Boyer
    99645, Palmer US-AK 61.92310, -150.09796
  24. 10.
    # 7
    Chandra Bowley-Allen
    Swimming Hole, Trapper Creek, Alaska, US (62.294, -150.247)
  25. Short-billed/Long-billed Dowitcher

    # 7
    Justin Saunders
  26. Common/Wilson's Snipe

  27. tern sp.

    # 7
    Anonymous eBirder
  28. 11.
  29. goose sp.

    # 6
    Justin Saunders
    Leaf/Swan lakes, wetlands (61.5349,-148.8864)
  30. 12.
    # 6
    Darren Essman
    Home
  31. 13.
    # 6
    Nina Koch
    Twin Peaks Trail
  32. Herring/Glaucous-winged Gull

    # 6
    Justin Saunders
    Leaf/Swan lakes, wetlands (61.5349,-148.8864)
  33. 14.
    # 6
    Justin Saunders
    Burnt/Burkholder/Backacres
  34. 15.
    # 5
    Anonymous eBirder
    30347–30399 Willow Fishhook Rd, Palmer US-AK (61.7657,-149.3213)
  35. scoter sp.

  36. ptarmigan sp.

  37. Wild Turkey (Domestic type)

  38. small plover sp.

    # 5
    Dan Crowson
  39. 16.
    # 5
    Andrew Fisher
  40. 17.
    # 5
    Justin Saunders
  41. Buteo sp.

  42. 18.
    # 5
    Timothy Piranian
    Backyard
  43. Graylag x Swan Goose (Domestic type) (hybrid)

    # 4
    Herb Elliott
    Alaskan Host Bed & Breakfast
  44. 19.
  45. 20.
    # 4
    Darren Essman
    Home
  46. 21.
    # 4
    Darren Essman
    Home
  47. 22.
    # 4
    Anonymous eBirder
    Lake spot
  48. 23.
  49. 24.
  50. 25.
    # 4
    Darren Essman
    Home
  51. 26.
  52. 27.
    # 4
    Justin Saunders
    99645, Palmer US-AK (61.5566,-148.9744)
  53. swan sp.

    # 3
    Christine Couturier
    38951–39495 S Parks Hwy, Palmer US-AK 62.15816, -150.10282
  54. 28.
    # 3
    Chandra Bowley-Allen
    Swimming Hole, Trapper Creek, Alaska, US (62.294, -150.247)
  55. 29.
  56. Common/Barrow's Goldeneye

    # 3
    Karl Schloer
    Wasilla Lake Canoe Trail Access
  57. 30.
  58. 31.
  59. 32.
    # 3
    Tasha Dimarzio
    Denali Hwy, Sutton US-AK 63.05756, -146.73680
  60. peep sp.

  61. 33.
  62. Herring x Glaucous-winged Gull (hybrid)

    # 3
    Justin Saunders
    Witherspoon Subdivision
  63. gull sp.

    # 3
    Justin Saunders
    99645, Palmer US-AK 61.51036, -148.99045
  64. 34.
    # 3
    Jake Black
    Sheep Mountain Hawkwatch
  65. 35.
    # 3
    Justin Saunders
    260
  66. 36.
    # 3
    Justin Saunders
    260
  67. finch sp.

  68. 37.
    # 2
    Chandra Bowley-Allen
    US-AK-Matanuska-Sustina Bor-Trapper Creek Rd - 62.3068x-150.1482
  69. 38.
  70. 39.
  71. Trumpeter/Tundra Swan

    # 2
    Catherine Poppert
  72. 40.
    # 2
    Zak Pohlen
    Talkeetna--Talkeetna Airport
  73. 41.
  74. 42.
    # 2
    Karl Schloer
    3260 E Palmdale Dr, Wasilla
  75. 43.
    # 2
    James Helmericks
    Helmericks-Wolf Track Runway
  76. 44.
    # 2
    Chandra Bowley-Allen
    Swimming Hole, Trapper Creek, Alaska, US (62.294, -150.247)
  77. 45.
  78. 46.
    # 2
    Chandra Bowley-Allen
    H and H 62.1395x-150.0519
  79. 47.
    # 2
    Anonymous eBirder
    Blodgett Lake
  80. 48.
  81. 49.
    # 2
    Karl Schloer
    3260 E Palmdale Dr, Wasilla
  82. 50.
  83. 51.
    # 2
    Justin Saunders
  84. Black-bellied Plover/golden-plover sp.

    # 2
    Justin Saunders
  85. 52.
    # 2
    Dan Crowson
  86. 53.
  87. 54.
  88. 55.
    # 2
    Chandra Bowley-Allen
    124 prks
  89. 56.
    # 2
    Justin Saunders
  90. 57.
  91. 58.
    # 2
    Michelle Lake
    Alaska Range Interpretive Sign, MP 95, Denali Highway (63.241, -147.793)
  92. 59.
  93. 60.
    # 2
    Timothy Piranian
    Backyard
  94. 61.
    # 2
    Timothy Piranian
    Backyard
  95. 62.
  96. 63.
    # 2
    Chandra Bowley-Allen
    H and H 62.1395x-150.0519
  97. 64.
    # 2
    Chandra Bowley-Allen
    US-AK-Talkeetna-99676 - Lankford
  98. Arctic/Pacific Loon

  99. loon sp.

    # 2
    Michael Locher
    Lake Creek Lodge
  100. 65.
    # 2
    Chandra Bowley-Allen
    15920 Greenleaf Drive, Talkeetna, Alaska, US (62.037, -150.052)
  101. 66.
    # 2
    Jake Black
    Sheep Mountain Hawkwatch
  102. 67.
    # 2
    Timothy Piranian
    Backyard
  103. 68.
  104. 69.
    # 2
    Brendan Higgins
    East Fork Chulitna Wayside
  105. 70.
    # 2
    Timothy Piranian
    Backyard
  106. 71.
    # 2
    Timothy Piranian
    Backyard
  107. 72.
    # 2
    Timothy Piranian
    Backyard
  108. 73.
  109. swallow sp.

  110. 74.
  111. 75.
  112. 76.
    # 2
    Justin Saunders
    US-AK-Palmer-99645 - 61.5630x-148.9139
  113. 77.
    # 2
    Timothy Piranian
    Backyard
  114. Acanthis/Spinus sp.

  115. 78.
    # 2
    Timothy Piranian
    Backyard
  116. 79.
  117. 80.
  118. Snow/Ross's Goose

  119. Graylag Goose (Domestic type)

  120. 81.
    # 1
    Alaska Historical Records
    Palmer (town)
  121. 82.
  122. Snow x Canada Goose (hybrid)

  123. 83.
    # 1
    Justin Saunders
    4470 S Bodenburg Loop, Palmer US-AK 61.52002, -149.06643
  124. 84.
  125. 85.
  126. 86.
    # 1
    Timothy Piranian
    Cottonwood Lake Wildlife Viewing Platform
  127. Eurasian x American Wigeon (hybrid)

    # 1
    Travis Saunders
  128. Eurasian/American Wigeon

  129. 87.
    # 1
    Chandra Bowley-Allen
    Home front yard
  130. Mallard (Domestic type)

    # 1
    Lynn Fuller
    Personal Private Property Location 1
  131. Mallard x Northern Pintail (hybrid)

    # 1
    Justin Saunders
  132. 88.
    # 1
    Justin Saunders
    Burnt/Burkholder/Backacres
  133. Aythya sp.

    # 1
    Preston V
    Railroad bridge vicinity, Matanuska River
  134. 89.
    # 1
    Nathan Senner
    Susitna Flats
  135. 90.
    # 1
    Ellen Schwenne
    Red Shirt Lake
  136. 91.
  137. merganser sp.

    # 1
    Michael Locher
    Lake Creek: Camp 3
  138. 92.
    # 1
    Timothy Piranian
    Cottonwood Lake private access
  139. 93.
    # 1
    Chandra Bowley-Allen
    3756 Petersville Road, Trapper Creek, Alaska, US (62.311, -150.371)
  140. Ruffed/Spruce Grouse

    # 1
    Anonymous eBirder
    5877–5999 Willow Fishhook Rd, Palmer US-AK (61.7607,-149.6607)
  141. 94.
  142. 95.
  143. 96.
    # 1
    Timothy Piranian
    Backyard
  144. 97.
    # 1
    Nancy Wade
    Willow, Alaska
  145. 98.
    # 1
    Justin Saunders
    Witherspoon Subdivision
  146. 99.
    # 1
    Alaska Historical Records
    Palmer (town)
  147. 100.
  148. 101.
    # 1
    Jared Conaway
    Falk-Bush Rd
  149. 102.
    # 1
    Timothy Piranian
    Backyard
  150. 103.
  151. 104.
    # 1
    Justin Saunders
  152. plover sp.

  153. 105.
  154. 106.
    # 1
    Laurie DeWispelaere
    Lake Louise & Dinty Lake
  155. 107.
    # 1
    Nathan Senner
    Susitna Flats
  156. 108.
    # 1
    Jay McGowan
    Denali SP--Little Coal Creek trail
  157. 109.
    # 1
    Justin Saunders
  158. 110.
  159. 111.
    # 1
    Travis Saunders
  160. Calidris sp.

    # 1
    Janice Arndt
    Broad Pass area
  161. 112.
    # 1
    Justin Saunders
  162. phalarope sp.

    # 1
    Jared Conaway
  163. 113.
    # 1
    Chandra Bowley-Allen
    Home front yard
  164. 114.
    # 1
    Keith Bruce
    Redington High School
  165. 115.
  166. Greater/Lesser Yellowlegs

  167. Tringa sp.

    # 1
    Chris Rurik
    Summit Lake area (from train)
  168. shorebird sp.

    # 1
    Justin Saunders
    Witherspoon Subdivision
  169. 116.
    # 1
    Jared Conaway
    north forestwood
  170. 117.
    # 1
    Dave Elliott
    Matanuska Glacier
  171. 118.
    # 1
    David Sonneborn
    US-AK-Willow - 61.6751x-150.0946 - Jul 9, 2013, 10:58 AM NANCY LAKE STATE RECREATION AREA CANOE LOOP
  172. 119.
    # 1
    Scott Schuette
  173. 120.
    # 1
    Nathan Senner
    Susitna Flats
  174. 121.
    # 1
    Nathan Senner
    Susitna Flats
  175. Herring x Glaucous Gull (hybrid)

  176. white-winged gull sp.

    # 1
    Connie Misket
    Willow, Alaska, US (61.736, -150.678)
  177. 122.
  178. 123.
  179. 124.
  180. 125.
  181. 126.
    # 1
    Chandra Bowley-Allen
    124 prks
  182. 127.
    # 1
    Scott Schuette
  183. 128.
    # 1
    Justin Saunders
    Matanuska River Bridge
  184. 129.
  185. 130.
    # 1
    B Parker
    Katie Lake
  186. 131.
    # 1
    Craig Robson
    Ermine Hill Trailhead
  187. 132.
    # 1
    Timothy Piranian
    Backyard
  188. 133.
  189. 134.
    # 1
    Justin Saunders
    US-AK-Palmer-99645 - 61.5630x-148.9139
  190. Accipiter sp.

  191. Golden/Bald Eagle

  192. 135.
    # 1
    Josh Parks
    MP43 Maclaren River
  193. 136.
  194. 137.
  195. hawk sp.

    # 1
    Josiah Verbrugge
    Victory Bible Camp
  196. eagle sp.

    # 1
    Justin Saunders
    Witherspoon Subdivision
  197. 138.
  198. 139.
    # 1
    Chandra Bowley-Allen
    Swimming Hole, Trapper Creek, Alaska, US (62.294, -150.247)
  199. 140.
    # 1
    James Helmericks
    Helmericks-Wolf Track Runway
  200. 141.
  201. 142.
  202. 143.
    # 1
    Bill Carpenter
    George Parks Hwy, Palmer US-AK 63.25168, -149.25732
  203. 144.
    # 1
    Timothy Piranian
    Cottonwood Lake Wildlife Viewing Platform
  204. 145.
    # 1
    Timothy Piranian
    Backyard
  205. owl sp.

    # 1
    Timothy Piranian
    Private Park
  206. 146.
    # 1
    Darren Essman
    Home
  207. 147.
    # 1
    Billy FitzGerald
    Talkeetna
  208. 148.
    # 1
    Justin Saunders
    260
  209. American Three-toed/Black-backed Woodpecker

    # 1
    Darren Shirley
    US-AK-Palmer-3868 Forestwood Dr - 61.6242x-149.1998
  210. 149.
    # 1
    Terry Pflugrad
    Caswell Creek Dr. in Caswell Creek Subdivision area,
  211. 150.
    # 1
    Justin Saunders
    260
  212. Downy/Hairy Woodpecker

  213. 151.
  214. woodpecker sp.

  215. 152.
    # 1
    Timothy Piranian
    Palmer Airport
  216. 153.
    # 1
    Justin Saunders
    260
  217. 154.
  218. large falcon sp.

    # 1
    Timothy Piranian
    Backyard
  219. small falcon sp.

    # 1
    Charlotte (Charlie) Sartor
    Bodenburg Butte, AK
  220. falcon sp.

  221. diurnal raptor sp.

  222. 155.
    # 1
    Justin Saunders
    260
  223. 156.
  224. 157.
  225. 158.
  226. Empidonax sp.

  227. 159.
  228. 160.
  229. 161.
  230. 162.
  231. flycatcher sp. (Tyrannidae sp.)

  232. 163.
    # 1
    Justin Saunders
    Burnt/Burkholder/Backacres
  233. 164.
    # 1
    Anonymous eBirder
    Lake spot
  234. 165.
  235. 166.
    # 1
    Chandra Bowley-Allen
    Home front yard
  236. crow/raven sp.

    # 1
    Georgia Barkwood
    Hearthstone Dr, Palmer Alaska
  237. 167.
  238. 168.
    # 1
    Chandra Bowley-Allen
    US-AK-Matanuska-Sustina Bor-Trapper Creek Rd - 62.3068x-150.1482
  239. 169.
    # 1
    Justin Saunders
    Upper McRoberts Creek (Byers Peak Trail)
  240. 170.
    # 1
    Richard Prentki
    west of Glacier View
  241. 171.
  242. kinglet sp.

    # 1
    barclay roeder
    Cabin
  243. 172.
    # 1
    Justin Saunders
    260
  244. 173.
    # 1
    Justin Saunders
    Rippy/Chain of Lakes trails
  245. 174.
    # 1
    Justin Saunders
    Burnt Butte Trail-US-AK-Palmer-99645 - 61.5677x-148.9774
  246. 175.
  247. 176.
  248. 177.
  249. 178.
    # 1
    Chandra Bowley-Allen
    Home front yard
  250. 179.
    # 1
    Justin Saunders
    260
  251. 180.
  252. 181.
  253. Catharus sp.

    # 1
    Justin Saunders
    Burnt Butte Trail-US-AK-Palmer-99645 - 61.5677x-148.9774
  254. thrush sp.

    # 1
    Raymond Bransfield
    Brushkana Campground
  255. 182.
  256. 183.
    # 1
    Anonymous eBirder
    Lake spot
  257. 184.
    # 1
    Jay McGowan
    Denali Highway--Mile 108
  258. 185.
    # 1
    Nathan Senner
    Talkeetna Elementary School
  259. 186.
    # 1
    Audubon Alaska
    Evening Grosbeak Feeder
  260. 187.
    # 1
    Anonymous eBirder
    Lake spot
  261. 188.
    # 1
    Jamin Taylor
    Knik River Area
  262. 189.
    # 1
    Tasha Dimarzio
    99645, Palmer US-AK 61.59846, -150.09412
  263. 190.
  264. 191.
    # 1
    Justin Saunders
    260
  265. 192.
    # 1
    Justin Saunders
    Burnt/Burkholder/Backacres
  266. 193.
  267. longspur sp.

  268. 194.
    # 1
    Jared Conaway
    Old Trunk Road
  269. 195.
    # 1
    Michael Locher
    Home Creek
  270. 196.
  271. 197.
    # 1
    Tami Boyer
    99645, Palmer US-AK 61.92280, -150.09750
  272. 198.
  273. 199.
    # 1
    Justin Saunders
    260
  274. 200.
    # 1
    Timothy Piranian
    Backyard
  275. 201.
    # 1
    Charlotte (Charlie) Sartor
    My Yard - 5900 Our Rd, Butte area
  276. 202.
    # 1
    Anonymous eBirder
    Lake spot
  277. 203.
  278. sparrow sp.

    # 1
    Andy Bankert
    Denali Highway, Cantwell, Alaska, US (63.056, -146.754)
  279. 204.
    # 1
    Todd Eskelin
    Hamilton Farms
  280. 205.
    # 1
    Zachary Bramante
    Caribou Lodge Alaska
  281. 206.
    # 1
    Ed Burroughs
    Palmer
  282. blackbird sp.

  283. 207.
  284. 208.
    # 1
    Marissa Myrick
    99645, Willow US-AK (61.8230,-150.0639)
  285. 209.
    # 1
    Catherine Poppert
    99623, Wasilla US-AK (61.4457,-149.8708)
  286. 210.
  287. 211.
    # 1
    Margaret Higbee
    Denali Hwy. MP 79.5-92
  288. 212.
    # 1
    Justin Saunders
    260
  289. 213.
  290. 214.
    # 1
    Justin Saunders
    5125 S Bodenburg Spur Rd, Palmer US-AK 61.52305, -149.07999
  291. warbler sp. (Parulidae sp.)

  292. passerine sp.

  293. 215.
  294. waterfowl sp.

  295. 216.
    # X
    Karl Swanson
    28729 S Mastodon Road, Talkeetna, Alaska, US (62.278, -149.939)
  296. 217.
    # X
    Wasilla
  297. bird sp.

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Top eBirders sorted by number of observed species
Rank eBirder Total
1 Justin Saunders
162
2 Dan Crowson
159
3 Nathan Senner
143
4 Charlotte (Charlie) Sartor
140
5 Bob Winckler
138
6 Ben Lagasse
129
6 Robert Ambrose
129
8 Steven Waltz
128
8 Scott Schuette
128
8 Laurie Evans
128