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Checklist S25846338

 
Location
Bodega Bay--harbor and immediate vicinity, Sonoma County, California, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Sun Nov 15, 2015 8:00 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
33
Duration:
4 hour(s), 15 minute(s)
Distance:
15.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Carrick Rice
Species
66 species total
10
Brant
4
American Wigeon
25
Mallard
4
Green-winged Teal
15
Greater Scaup
5
Surf Scoter
2
Black Scoter
X
Bufflehead
2
Red-breasted Merganser
X
Ruddy Duck
15
Pied-billed Grebe
1
Horned Grebe
1
Red-necked Grebe
X
Eared Grebe
X
Western Grebe
1
Clark's Grebe
2
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)
5
Mourning Dove
2
Anna's Hummingbird
X
American Coot (Red-shielded)
4
Black Oystercatcher

1 Seen on the N/E jetty, 3 on the Head

1
Black-bellied Plover
3
Killdeer
1
Whimbrel
X
Marbled Godwit
6
Ruddy Turnstone
10
Black Turnstone
1
Red Knot

Seen with other shorebirds (MAGO, WHIM, WILL, BLTU, SBDO). Slightly larger than BLTU, with short bill, gray overall plumage, and light speckling on the neck and breast. ID confirmed by Andy Engilis

4
Dunlin
12
Short-billed Dowitcher
X
Willet
2
Common Murre
40
Mew Gull
50
Ring-billed Gull
X
Western Gull
5
Herring Gull
2
Pacific Loon
13
Common Loon
11
Black-vented Shearwater

Seen far out from the Head, dynamic soaring over the waves

2
Brandt's Cormorant
53
Pelagic Cormorant
X
Double-crested Cormorant
21
Brown Pelican
2
Great Egret
X
Turkey Vulture
1
Red-tailed Hawk
4
Belted Kingfisher
1
Merlin
1
Peregrine Falcon
10
Black Phoebe
1
Hutton's Vireo

Hole in the Head

3
California Scrub-Jay
10
American Crow
5
Common Raven
1
Red-breasted Nuthatch
2
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
1
Wrentit

sound only

2
American Robin
35
White-crowned Sparrow
2
Golden-crowned Sparrow
2
Song Sparrow
1
Spotted Towhee

sound only

X
Brewer's Blackbird
3
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle)
1
Townsend's Warbler
2
House Sparrow
 

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