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Checklist S15773556

 
Location
Grays Harbor NWR, Grays Harbor County, Washington, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Sun Oct 25, 2009
Protocol:
Incidental
Party Size:
10
Observers:
Tim Shelmerdine
Comments:
Other birders were present, but I drove up alone. I just missed a Palm Warbler that made a brief appearance.
Species
16 species total
X
Canvasback
1
Redhead

This bird was also previously reported. Redhead, black chest, gray flanks. Head rounded, no sloped.

X
Ring-necked Duck
X
Lesser Scaup
X
Hooded Merganser
X
Great Blue Heron
X
Northern Harrier
X
Northern Flicker
1
Peregrine Falcon
X
Bewick's Wren
X
American Goldfinch
1
Chestnut-collared Longspur

Previously reported. Winter adult. Very pale with streaking head, back, breast and belly. Some blackish feathers still visible on breast. Dark auricular spot. Cryptic plumage made it hard to spot when it sat in the short grass. Off Airport Way. Very poor photos.

X
Golden-crowned Sparrow
X
Song Sparrow
X
Spotted Towhee
1
Orchard Oriole

Female or immature. Small, greenish-yellow oriole with gray back and wings, wingbars, and small bill. Seen off Paulson Road. Previously reported.

 

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

Yes