AudioDateDownLeftRightUpIconClosefacebookReportGallerySettingsGiftLanguageGridLanguage iconListMapMenunoAudionoPhotoPhotoPlayPlusSearchStartwitterUserVideo

Checklist S43996088

 
Location
Rodeo Lagoon, Marin County, California, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Mon Mar 26, 2018 9:45 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
2 hour(s)
Distance:
2.6 mile(s)
Observers:
David Wiechers
Comments:
51 degrees partly sunny with 5-7 MPH West winds
No formal sea watch but binocular observations while performing a circuit of the main lagoon
Manuals: none of note
Submitted from eBird for iOS, version 1.6.36
Species
40 species total
3
Canada Goose

Initially 2 on the beach when I started the circuit but a third bird appeared at the end of the circuit

4
Mallard

Usual 2 pair

7
Ring-necked Duck

Two males remainder females

150
Surf Scoter

150+ close in to the beach and bay, all on the ocean

3
Bufflehead
3
Common Goldeneye
6
Hooded Merganser

The usual pair and 4 females

2
Pied-billed Grebe
1
Eared Grebe

Usual on the Main Lagoon

5
Western Grebe

All on the ocean close to shore

12
Anna's Hummingbird
1
Western Gull
4
Red-throated Loon

3 on the ocean and one on the Main Lagoon

5
Double-crested Cormorant
1
Great Blue Heron
2
Great Egret
1
Snowy Egret
7
Turkey Vulture
2
Black Phoebe

both at the spillway

2
Hutton's Vireo
1
California Scrub-Jay
21
American Crow

In one large flock over Ft. Cronkhite

10
Common Raven
2
Bushtit
8
Bewick's Wren
4
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
5
Wrentit
3
Western Bluebird

All by the Visitor's Center

1
American Robin
2
European Starling
4
House Finch
8
Purple Finch
4
White-crowned Sparrow
10
Song Sparrow
1
California Towhee
4
Spotted Towhee
2
Red-winged Blackbird
2
Orange-crowned Warbler

Usual one at T1111 and one West of the visitors center heard best from above near Simmonds road

2
Common Yellowthroat
8
Yellow-rumped Warbler
 

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

Yes