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Checklist S29739430

 
Location
Butterbredt Spring, Kern County, California, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Sat May 14, 2016 5:42 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
4
Duration:
2 hour(s), 30 minute(s)
Distance:
0.2 mile(s)
Observers:
Herb Elliott List , Maggie Smith List , Tom Edell
Species
32 species (+1 other taxa) total
25
California Quail

Calling, pair with about 15 tiny chicks

Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
8
Chukar

seen on the canyon slope about 200 feet down canyon from the main spring

© Herb Elliott

8
Mourning Dove
1
Anna's Hummingbird

Female /immature

1
Ladder-backed Woodpecker

Male, calling

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female
Sex Unknown
2
Olive-sided Flycatcher
1
Western Wood-Pewee
1
Willow Flycatcher
2
Pacific-slope Flycatcher
1
Empidonax sp.
3
Ash-throated Flycatcher
2
Western Kingbird
1
Loggerhead Shrike
1
Cassin's Vireo
7
Warbling Vireo
6
Common Raven

Nest with 4 close to full size young

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female 1
Sex Unknown 4
Breeding Code
NY Nest with Young (Confirmed)
1
Pygmy Nuthatch

surprising find. It was seen perched in the bare branches of a small dead shrub about 100 feet down canyon of the main spring area.

© Tom Edell

Average Quality

Pygmy Nuthatch, Butterbredt Spring, Kern County, California on 14 May 2016, Tom M. Edell

4
Bewick's Wren
2
Cactus Wren
1
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
5
Swainson's Thrush
1
European Starling
12
House Finch
7
Bell's Sparrow

juveniles

Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
4
California Towhee
1
Orange-crowned Warbler
23
Yellow Warbler
1
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon's)
4
Townsend's Warbler
12
Wilson's Warbler
33
Western Tanager
4
Black-headed Grosbeak
3
Lazuli Bunting
 

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

Yes