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Checklist S23374119

 
Location
California City Central Park, Kern County, California, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Fri May 08, 2015 4:57 PM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
2
Duration:
2 hour(s), 6 minute(s)
Distance:
0.8 mile(s)
Observers:
Thomas Wurster
Comments:
With Liga Auzins. 62 F, mostly clear with scattering of clouds mostly near horizon; wind intermittent 0-9 mph from SW. Abandoned hotel area including lakeside and pines, and pond edges.
Submitted from BirdLog NA for iOS, version 1.8
Species
41 species (+4 other taxa) total
1
Ross's Goose

Resident

1
Cinnamon Teal

Male

2
Mallard
6
Mallard (Domestic type)
1
Redhead

Male

10
Ruddy Duck
3
Pied-billed Grebe
20
Eurasian Collared-Dove
4
Mourning Dove
10
Lesser Nighthawk

Circling above lighted parking lot of Best Western Motel at 9PM

1
Anna's Hummingbird

same nest as last week: nest appears complete but not attended during few minutes we were nearby

1
hummingbird sp.
1
Sora
50
American Coot (Red-shielded)
7
Killdeer

3 adults trying to decoy us from four 1/3-1/2 grown (two of each) single breast banded chicks - size difference presumably indicates young from two broods.

7
Spotted Sandpiper
1
Great Blue Heron
3
White-faced Ibis

fly overs

3
Turkey Vulture
4
Western Wood-Pewee
3
Hammond's Flycatcher
1
Pacific-slope Flycatcher

Upslurred disyllabic call

1
Pacific-slope/Cordilleran Flycatcher (Western Flycatcher)

Silent

2
Say's Phoebe
2
Western Kingbird
30
Common Raven
1
Bank Swallow
6
Barn Swallow
3
Swainson's Thrush (Russet-backed)

all with uniformly colored warm rufous upperparts ; sides and flanks washed with same warm rufous shade; soft liquid whit calls

50
European Starling
3
Cedar Waxwing
3
House Finch
1
Spinus sp. (goldfinch sp.)

brief look at a female American Goldfinch candidate, but view too brief before it flew - silent.

1
White-crowned Sparrow (oriantha)

singing, observed only in silhouette. ID by song

50
Yellow-headed Blackbird
1
Bullock's Oriole

Heard only:0 chatter calls

16
Red-winged Blackbird
70
Great-tailed Grackle

Many gelding. ' branchers' in cattails

1
Ovenbird

Walking; orange mid crown, olive back, white underparts w/ blackish streaking on sides; tail cocked up and bobbing w/ each step. White eye ring.

3
MacGillivray's Warbler
9
Yellow Warbler
1
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon's)

Male

46
Wilson's Warbler

Females outnumber males

3
Western Tanager
10
House Sparrow
 

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