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Checklist S43439895

 
Location
Bodega Bay--harbor and immediate vicinity, Sonoma County, California, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Tue Mar 06, 2018 9:15 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
2
Duration:
3 hour(s)
Distance:
4.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Lisa Hug
Comments:
usually with David Hofmann, with Norm, Denise and Mookie on Bodega head. 50s. offshore winds. includes Bodega head (usually don't include Head, phone not working), north shore, Port o Bodega, Diekmann's and Doran Regional Park.
Species
59 species (+3 other taxa) total
400
Brant (Black)
1
Cinnamon Teal

Doran entrance pond

1
Northern Shoveler

middle of harbor, with mixed flock of scaup

60
American Wigeon

Doran entrance pond

25
Mallard

Doran entrance pond

75
Greater Scaup
75
Lesser Scaup
200
Surf Scoter
50
Bufflehead
3
Red-breasted Merganser
25
Ruddy Duck
6
Pied-billed Grebe
15
Horned Grebe

all seen were in winger plumage

100
Eared Grebe

most seen were in breeding plumage

2
Western Grebe
25
Western/Clark's Grebe
1
Eurasian Collared-Dove
4
Anna's Hummingbird
50
American Coot
6
Black Oystercatcher
300
Marbled Godwit
4
Black Turnstone
5
Surfbird
40
Sanderling
1
Rock Sandpiper

continuing bird. photo.

© Lisa Hug

Average Quality
120
Least Sandpiper

Doran entrance pond

1
Western Sandpiper

Doran entrance pond

15
Common Murre

off Bodega Head

1
Pigeon Guillemot

off Bodega head, found by Mookie

2
Mew Gull
50
Western Gull
6
California Gull
2
Glaucous-winged Gull
30
gull sp.
8
Red-throated Loon
1
Pacific Loon
12
Common Loon
30
loon sp.

flying north off Bodega Head

20
Brandt's Cormorant
4
Pelagic Cormorant
45
Double-crested Cormorant
2
Great Egret
1
Snowy Egret
5
Turkey Vulture
1
White-tailed Kite
1
Northern Harrier
2
Red-shouldered Hawk (elegans)

© Lisa Hug

1
Red-tailed Hawk
1
Burrowing Owl
3
Peregrine Falcon

one male and female over Owl Canyon and a juvenile at Port o Bodega

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male 1
Female 1
Sex Unknown 1

© Lisa Hug

male on top, female below.

1
Black Phoebe
2
California Scrub-Jay

© Lisa Hug

2
American Crow
4
Common Raven
1
Bewick's Wren
400
European Starling
5
White-crowned Sparrow (Yellow-billed)
6
Golden-crowned Sparrow
1
Song Sparrow
2
Red-winged Blackbird
50
Brewer's Blackbird
3
Yellow-rumped Warbler
 

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Yes