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Checklist S10640792

 
Location
Kern River County Park, Kern County, California, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Fri May 04, 2012 6:10 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
3 hour(s), 40 minute(s)
Distance:
11.6 mile(s)
Observers:
Gordon Black
Comments:
Weather overcast and cool. 2.57 miles were walking in the area.
Species
42 species total
11
Canada Goose

Two pairs were with goslings. Three with one pair and two with another

6
Wood Duck
44
Mallard
1
California Quail

Heard calling across the river

1
Wild Turkey

A turkey had been seen in this area about 3 or 4 years ago. I don't think this is the same. Much smaller. Pretty wary...couldn't get very close

2
Western Grebe
19
Eurasian Collared-Dove
24
Mourning Dove
4
Anna's Hummingbird
350
American Coot (Red-shielded)

Numbers have diminshed in the last few weeks

2
Killdeer
1
Spotted Sandpiper
8
Great Blue Heron

Three were in the nesting tree and three were flying around the tree. Other two were at Lake Ming

2
Great Egret
1
Green Heron

At Lake Ming

3
Turkey Vulture
1
Cooper's Hawk
3
Red-shouldered Hawk
2
Red-tailed Hawk
5
Acorn Woodpecker
5
American Kestrel
9
Rose-ringed Parakeet
5
Black Phoebe
14
Western Kingbird
7
California Scrub-Jay
2
American Crow
2
Common Raven
6
Tree Swallow
2
Violet-green Swallow
4
Cliff Swallow
14
American Robin
1
California Thrasher
85
European Starling
17
House Finch
1
American Goldfinch
2
Golden-crowned Sparrow
10
Song Sparrow
9
Bullock's Oriole
7
Red-winged Blackbird
24
Brewer's Blackbird
17
Great-tailed Grackle
4
House Sparrow
 

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