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Checklist S45554304

 
Location
Bodega Bay--harbor and immediate vicinity, Sonoma County, California, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Thu May 10, 2018 10:15 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
1
Duration:
2 hour(s), 30 minute(s)
Distance:
11.5 mile(s)
Observers:
Loren Raymond
Species
15 species (+2 other taxa) total
1
Western Grebe
2
Band-tailed Pigeon
3
Mourning Dove
11
Willet

Most on distant mudflat; 3 on nearby rocks.White tail feathers, long neck, dark legs, with bill about 2x head length and bicolor bill, but bill curvature is problematic. White spot above upper bill.

11
Western Gull
48
gull sp.

Flying over the ocean and bay, plus floating on bay

10
Pelagic Cormorant

Nesting on rocks and flying over surf zone

8
Great Blue Heron

Nesting in trees

2
Great Egret
1
Snowy Egret
2
Turkey Vulture
1
California Scrub-Jay
2
American Crow
3
swallow sp.

Flying in distance

2
American Goldfinch
13
Brewer's Blackbird
2
House Sparrow
 

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

Yes