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Checklist S46282031

 
Location
California City Central Park, Kern County, California, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Fri Jun 01, 2018 6:25 PM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
2
Duration:
1 hour(s), 7 minute(s)
Distance:
0.8 mile(s)
Observers:
Thomas Wurster
Comments:
Tom Wurster and Liga Auzins Wurster. about 90 F, clear, near calm. Quick check of golf course ponds and surroundings. Joined briefly by Brian Daniels at our last stop just before dark.
Species
35 species (+1 other taxa) total
3
Mallard
1
Pied-billed Grebe
8
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)
16
Eurasian Collared-Dove
10
Mourning Dove
8
Lesser Nighthawk
1
Black-chinned Hummingbird

female

1
Anna's Hummingbird
1
hummingbird sp.
3
American Coot
2
American Avocet

breeding plumage birds on nearly dry pond

5
Killdeer
1
Wilson's Snipe

spooked off shallow mud margin of golf course pond; unmistakable shape, long bill, and camouflage plumage markings

1
Spotted Sandpiper
1
Double-crested Cormorant
2
Great Blue Heron

near adult size young ready to fledge, rapidly flapping/exercising its wings wings on edge of platform nest in pine.

Breeding Code
ON Occupied Nest (Confirmed)
1
Snowy Egret
1
Red-tailed Hawk (calurus/alascensis)
1
Ladder-backed Woodpecker
1
Olive-sided Flycatcher
16
Western Wood-Pewee
6
Willow Flycatcher
1
Pacific-slope Flycatcher
2
Black Phoebe
3
Say's Phoebe
2
Western Kingbird
14
Common Raven
2
Swainson's Thrush
22
European Starling
20
House Finch
6
Red-winged Blackbird
26
Great-tailed Grackle
2
Common Yellowthroat
4
Yellow Warbler
1
Wilson's Warbler
1
Black-headed Grosbeak
 

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