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Checklist S32147095

 
Location
California City Central Park, Kern County, California, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Fri Oct 21, 2016 2:53 PM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
2 hour(s), 48 minute(s)
Distance:
0.9 mile(s)
Observers:
Thomas Wurster
Comments:
82 - 78 F clear, near calm w/ occasional light breeze from ESE 0-2 mph.
Submitted from eBird for iOS, version 1.2.6 Build 75
Species
43 species (+2 other taxa) total
2
Muscovy Duck (Domestic type)
23
7
7
1
1
10
3
1
3
3

2 females /Imm chasing at feeder; vocal ID - soft sputtering calls. 3rd female/Imm visual ID whitish underparts; short rounded tail; bill slightly drooped in outer quarter.

1

Adult

55
5
2
1
2
400

Flight of 400+ moving west to east in late afternoon - kettled high overhead before descending to roost tree thought the park and golf course areas. Black headed immature a comprised nearly half of the 40+ individuals I scored for head color; other half about equally divided btw bright red headed birds and mixed dusky and dull red headed birds.

1

Imm female

2

Adult; Imm female

1

Adult. Photo

© Thomas Wurster

1

Pale gray-brown barring and overall slightly paler than coastal GHOWs. Photos

© Thomas Wurster

2
1

Male

6
1
10
10
5
6
66
2
6
7
4
1

HY w/ obscure yellow lore spot; dingy head stripes; white throat stands out against grayish chest - dark tic mark near lateral edges subdivided white throat; weak markings on sides of chest. Photos

© Thomas Wurster

2
3
3
17
80
1
3
37
1

Male

 

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

Yes