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Checklist S12047894

 
Location
Kern River County Park, Kern County, California, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Thu Nov 15, 2012 7:20 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
3 hour(s), 40 minute(s)
Distance:
13.5 mile(s)
Observers:
Gordon Black
Comments:
Weather was cloudy and cool
Species
49 species (+1 other taxa) total
9
Canada Goose
44
Wood Duck

20 were on the river and very wary, 24 were in Hart Park being fed by children

2
American Wigeon

Lake Ming

55
Mallard
2
Bufflehead

Lake Ming

5
Pied-billed Grebe
2
Western Grebe
1
Clark's Grebe
5
Eurasian Collared-Dove
32
Mourning Dove
4
Anna's Hummingbird
1
Sora

Northeast corner of Lake Ming. First time I have seen one at this location..

1
Common Gallinule
550
American Coot (Red-shielded)

350 on Lake Ming, rest in Hart Park

1
Killdeer
8
gull sp.

Cal/Ring-billed with the cormorants. Too far for possitive ID

64
Double-crested Cormorant

This count was at the water treatment concrete lined ponds between CALM and Hart Park. I have seen there hanging out there before, but never this many.

2
Great Blue Heron
6
Great Egret
8
Cattle Egret

With the cormorants

1
Osprey

On a snag at the lake in Hart Park. Saw another or same one later on the river but did not count.

4
Red-shouldered Hawk
5
Acorn Woodpecker
1
Downy Woodpecker
7
Northern Flicker
3
American Kestrel
8
Black Phoebe
3
Say's Phoebe
1
Loggerhead Shrike
7
California Scrub-Jay
8
American Crow
3
Common Raven
3
Violet-green Swallow

Flying low over Lake Ming. ID'ed by white patches at base of tail

8
Bushtit

Along the river

1
Brown Creeper

Group BBQ area

5
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
5
Western Bluebird
18
American Robin
3
Northern Mockingbird
65
European Starling
15
House Finch
8
American Goldfinch
10
Chipping Sparrow

At the day picnic area between Lake Ming and the campgrounds

12
Lark Sparrow
28
Dark-eyed Junco
42
White-crowned Sparrow
8
Savannah Sparrow
2
Lincoln's Sparrow
1
Orange-crowned Warbler
28
Yellow-rumped Warbler
 

Are you submitting a complete checklist of the birds you were able to identify?

Yes