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Checklist S37366150

 
Location
California City Central Park, Kern County, California, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Fri Jun 02, 2017 3:20 PM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
3 hour(s), 21 minute(s)
Distance:
1.2 mile(s)
Observers:
Thomas Wurster
Comments:
93 F, clear, near calm. Very slow going in late afternoon heat. Lots of young; very few late migrants.
Submitted from eBird for iOS, version 1.5.136
Species
34 species (+2 other taxa) total
28
Mallard

Includes 2 broods w/ 6 just hatched chicks

Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
12
Redhead

2 Females w/ at least 3 and 7 downy chicks.

Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)

© Thomas Wurster

adult female w/ young downy ducklings

9
Ruddy Duck

Includes 2 or more broods w/ chicks of different said/age

Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)

© Thomas Wurster

pair with 1 chick

6
Pied-billed Grebe

Striped-head juveniles in multiple locations

Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
1
Eared Grebe

Adult alternate plumage

7
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)
25
Eurasian Collared-Dove
18
Mourning Dove
4
Black-chinned Hummingbird

Female w/ 2 large nestlings - Photo; male and re

Breeding Code
ON Occupied Nest (Confirmed)

© Thomas Wurster

BCHU nest w/ 2 nestlings near ready to fledge. Typical BCHU nest made of plant downs and lacking "decoration/camouflage" of lichen and plant bits as in Anna's.

Age:
Juvenile
4
Anna's Hummingbird
2
hummingbird sp.
6
American Coot

Pair w/ 1 large gray faced chick

Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
2
Killdeer
5
Double-crested Cormorant

3 adults; 2 imm

1
White-faced Ibis
1
Zone-tailed Hawk

Continuing imm roosting in pines around lake. Very distant photo

© Thomas Wurster

Age:
Immature
Sex:
Sex Unknown
3
Red-tailed Hawk

2 Imm and 1 adult

2
Great Horned Owl
2
Ladder-backed Woodpecker

Female; imm male - photos

© Thomas Wurster

same individual as below. An older, independent fledgling with red on crown much more extensive than on fledgling females

Age:
Immature
Sex:
Male

© Thomas Wurster

older independent fledgling - note fresh crisp plumage and length of apparently fully grown primaries and central rectrices

Age:
Immature
Sex:
Male
2
American Kestrel

Pair: Male and female - harassing ZTHA in flight and while perched

3
Western Wood-Pewee
3
Willow Flycatcher
3
Pacific-slope/Cordilleran Flycatcher (Western Flycatcher)

Silent

4
Black Phoebe

Adult w/ Recent fledgling

2
Say's Phoebe
4
Western Kingbird

Photo

© Thomas Wurster

9
Common Raven
Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
1
Horned Lark

Juvenile plumage

150
European Starling
5
House Finch
30
Yellow-headed Blackbird
6
Red-winged Blackbird
3
Brewer's Blackbird
65
Great-tailed Grackle

Many begging young

Breeding Code
FL Recently Fledged Young (Confirmed)
6
Common Yellowthroat

All singing males

1
Yellow Warbler

Female

 

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Yes