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Checklist S39099849

 
Location
Bodega Bay--harbor and immediate vicinity, Sonoma County, California, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Sat Sep 09, 2017 8:30 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
10
Duration:
6 hour(s), 45 minute(s)
Distance:
6.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Chris Dunford
Comments:
Chris Dunford led a Yolo Audubon field trip to Bodega Bay - starting (and finishing) with Tides Wharf, then Owl Canyon, Campbell Cove (and Hole in the Head pond), Bodega Head (just the parking lot area and ocean overlook), Spud Point, Doran Beach (Cypress Grove and harbor entrance jetties), and Porto Bodega. Low overcast, some fog, moderate wind, temp in 60s F. Lots of California Voles seen, Harbor Seals.
Species
59 species (+3 other taxa) total
10

in middle of the harbor

15

Mostly hatch-year birds on Bodega Head

3

Tides Wharf

1

Bodega Bay off Doran Beach

2

Tides Wharf

2

Owl Canyon

8

Bodega Head

20

Doran Beach (Rick Stallcup observation deck)

3

Tides Wharf) and Porto Bodega

1

Doran Beach (Rick Stallcup observation deck)

300

Tides Wharf and Doran Beach (Rick Stallcup observation deck)

2

Porto Bodega

40

Porto Bodega and Tides Wharf

20

Tides Wharf and Porto Bodega

300

Tides Wharf and Porto Bodega

30

Tides Wharf - heard calls while flying away

1

Tides Wharf

100

Porto Bodega, Tides Wharf, Doran Beach - Rich Stallcup deck

5

Ocean off Bodega Head

4

Ocean off Bodega Head

100

South jetty at harbor entrance

20

Doran Beach - Rich Stallcup observation deck

100

Bodega Head, Tides Wharf, and other places around the harbor

10

Tides Wharf, harbor entrance near Campbell Cove, and ocean off Bodega Head

1

Ocean off Bodega Head

50

Bodega Hear and ocean

15

Bodega Head and ocean

40

Harbor, especially Porto Bodega

20
cormorant sp.

Ocean off Bodega Head

20

Harbor mudflats and Gaffney Point

30

Ocean off Bodega Head and south jetty at harbor entrance

2

Harbor

5

Tides Wharf and elsewhere

5

Port Bodega

3

Tides Wharf

6

Over harbor entrance and over Owl Canyon

1

Gaffney Point

3

Overl Owl Canyon

2

Over Owl Canyon

1

Hole in the Head

2

Hole in the Head and Tides Wharf

1

Tides Wharf

1

Owl Canyon

2
Empidonax sp.

Owl Canyon

2

Owl Canyon

1

Near the high point of the main road from Campbell Cove to the main parking lot on Bodega Head. Seen on both sides of the road. Phoebe shape with light gray back, black tail, and orange underparts.

2

Near Porto Bodega and at Campbell Cove

3
1

Tides Wharf

2
swallow sp.
1

Owl Canyon

1

Above Owl Canyon

30

Campground near harbor entrance and jetties

2
1

Campbell Cove

15

Owl Canyon and Campbell Cove

3

Owl Canyon

2

One at Owl Canyon, the other at Campbell Cove

1
30

Tides Wharf and Porto Bodega

2

Bodega Head (the clump of cypress trees)

8

At Tides Wharf

 

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

Yes