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Checklist S27180133

 
Location
Kern River County Park, Kern County, California, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Thu Jan 28, 2016 8:30 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
3 hour(s), 15 minute(s)
Distance:
15.3 mile(s)
Observers:
Gordon Black
Comments:
Clear day with temperatures in the 50's. Walking while birding was 1.75 miles, the rest was done near or in the vehicle.
Species
53 species total
31
Canada Goose

20 on the golf course the rest in Hart Park

27
Wood Duck
2
Gadwall
18
Mallard
8
Ring-necked Duck
2
Bufflehead
2
Common Goldeneye
32
Common Merganser

Most on Lake Ming the rest on the river. Count was difficult because the birds were diving.

5
Ruddy Duck
7
Pied-billed Grebe
2
Western Grebe
4
Clark's Grebe
8
Eurasian Collared-Dove
24
Mourning Dove
2
Anna's Hummingbird
220
American Coot (Red-shielded)

Most in Hart Park lake

2
Killdeer
11
Double-crested Cormorant
4
Great Blue Heron
6
Great Egret
4
Snowy Egret
7
Black-crowned Night-Heron
21
Turkey Vulture

Singles and 17 bird kettle

3
Red-shouldered Hawk
2
Red-tailed Hawk
3
Belted Kingfisher
3
Acorn Woodpecker
1
Nuttall's Woodpecker
9
Northern Flicker
5
American Kestrel
5
Black Phoebe
3
Say's Phoebe
12
California Scrub-Jay
2
Common Raven
1
Brown Creeper

© Gordon Black

In Hart Park near the group BBQ area. Good close views, about 10 feet.

© Gordon Black

7
Western Bluebird
2
Varied Thrush

In with some Robins about 100 yard West of they were last seen this month.

2
Hermit Thrush
8
American Robin
6
Northern Mockingbird
X
European Starling
31
Cedar Waxwing

All in one flock in Pyles group BBQ area.

3
House Finch
1
American Goldfinch
25
Lark Sparrow
21
Dark-eyed Junco
32
White-crowned Sparrow
3
Spotted Towhee
4
Red-winged Blackbird
42
Brewer's Blackbird
4
Great-tailed Grackle
9
Yellow-rumped Warbler
3
House Sparrow
 

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