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Checklist S40522273

 
Location
Bodega Bay--harbor and immediate vicinity, Sonoma County, California, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Tue Nov 14, 2017 11:20 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
5
Duration:
5 hour(s)
Distance:
6.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Chris Dunford , Sami LaRocca List
Comments:
Joe Clemens, Chris Dunford, John Hansen, Sami LaRocca, and John Mott-Smith spent mid-day and early evening observing the Tides Wharf area, Diekmann's deck, Porto Bodega, Bodega Head, Campbell Cove, Smith Brothers Lane, and Doran Beach, as well as the open harbor at both high and low tides. Clear sky early, high overcast late, moderate wind, temp in high 50s F.
Species
64 species (+2 other taxa) total
15
Lesser Scaup

One male, the rest female or immature male

© Sami LaRocca

© Sami LaRocca

70
Surf Scoter

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© Sami LaRocca

100
Bufflehead

© Sami LaRocca

1
Red-breasted Merganser
100
Ruddy Duck
12
California Quail

© Sami LaRocca

10
Pied-billed Grebe
15
Western Grebe

© Sami LaRocca

1
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)
5
Eurasian Collared-Dove
5
Anna's Hummingbird
100
American Coot
5
Black Oystercatcher
2
Snowy Plover
1
Killdeer
300
Marbled Godwit

© Sami LaRocca

6
Ruddy Turnstone
10
Black Turnstone
1
Surfbird
100
Dunlin
300
Least Sandpiper
2
Spotted Sandpiper

Porto Bodega

© Sami LaRocca

© Sami LaRocca

50
Willet
2
Common Murre
50
Heermann's Gull
1
Ring-billed Gull
100
Western Gull

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3
California Gull
2
Glaucous-winged Gull
50
Larus sp.
2
Red-throated Loon
15
Common Loon

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5
loon sp.
50
Brandt's Cormorant
40
Pelagic Cormorant
40
Double-crested Cormorant
15
American White Pelican
5
Brown Pelican
5
Great Blue Heron

© Sami LaRocca

5
Great Egret

© Sami LaRocca

3
Snowy Egret

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1
Green Heron

At Lucas Wharf

16
Black-crowned Night-Heron

Roosting in shrubs on the shore of Hole in the Head pond

10
Turkey Vulture
2
Cooper's Hawk
3
Red-tailed Hawk
2
Peregrine Falcon

Together atop a cypress tree along Westshore Drive

3
Black Phoebe
3
California Scrub-Jay

© Sami LaRocca

2
American Crow
2
Common Raven
1
Chestnut-backed Chickadee
1
Bewick's Wren
4
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
1
Wrentit

Heard only

50
European Starling

© Sami LaRocca

2
Fox Sparrow (Sooty)

© Sami LaRocca

3
White-crowned Sparrow (nuttalli)
2
Golden-crowned Sparrow
1
Song Sparrow
4
California Towhee
50
Brewer's Blackbird

© Sami LaRocca

1
Orange-crowned Warbler

Porto Bodega

1
Yellow-rumped Warbler

Campbell Cove

1
Townsend's Warbler

Porto Bodega

15
House Sparrow
 

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

Yes