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Checklist S48177594

 
Location
Pt. Reyes--Outer Point, Marin County, California, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Wed Aug 29, 2018 9:00 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
2
Duration:
5 hour(s), 40 minute(s)
Distance:
6.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Lisa Hug
Comments:
sometimes with just Dan, sometimes with Everett and Bob. foggy to begin with, then overcast, breezy at times, but muggy at end of day. Drake's Beach, Fish Docks, Mendoza. from day-old memory, so rough estimates.
Species
61 species (+2 other taxa) total
20
Canada Goose
4
Mallard
2
Surf Scoter
1
Pied-billed Grebe
30
Western Grebe
1
Clark's Grebe
2
Eurasian Collared-Dove
1
Anna's Hummingbird
4
Virginia Rail

Drake's freshwater pond

2
Sora

Drake's freshwater pond

4
Marbled Godwit
1
Wandering Tattler

Fish Docks

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1
ML112902711

© Lisa Hug

Average Quality
Age:
Juvenile
Sex:
Sex Unknown
1
Parasitic Jaeger

chasing Elegant tern off Drake's Beach

X
Common Murre
5
Pigeon Guillemot
6
Western Gull
30
gull sp.

did not pay attention

6
Caspian Tern
8
Elegant Tern
1
Red-throated Loon
3
loon sp.
250
Brandt's Cormorant
30
Double-crested Cormorant
30
Brown Pelican (California)
1
Great Egret
4
Turkey Vulture
1
Northern Harrier
1
Cooper's Hawk
3
Barn Owl (American)
4
Great Horned Owl
1
Northern Flicker
3
American Kestrel
4
Western Wood-Pewee
6
Willow Flycatcher

counted individually. at 3 different locations - Drake's Beach, Mendoza and Fish Docks

5
Pacific-slope Flycatcher

counted individually. at 3 different locations - Drake's Beach, Mendoza and Fish Docks

1
Black Phoebe
2
Eastern Kingbird

one spotted on fence as we were driving out to Drake's Beach. Then we saw 2 when we looked closer.
They were between the turnoff to Drakes Beach and the E Ranch. Kingbird with white chest, dark gray back and whire tips to rectrices.

ML112900121

© Lisa Hug

Average Quality
ML112900131

© Lisa Hug

Average Quality
2
Hutton's Vireo
4
Warbling Vireo
3
California Scrub-Jay
4
Common Raven
15
Barn Swallow (American)
2
House Wren
1
Marsh Wren
1
Bewick's Wren
50
European Starling
5
House Finch
1
Purple Finch (Western)
1
Pine Siskin
20
American Goldfinch
20
White-crowned Sparrow (nuttalli)
8
Savannah Sparrow
5
Song Sparrow
1
Hooded Oriole

picked up by call. liquid note that sounds like a powerful House Finch. In trees behind Visitor Center. flew with a second unidentified oriole to willows by monument. yellowish-orange and gray thrush-sized bird with long tail and long, slightly decured bill, pale at base. 2 wingbars.

ML112902491

© Lisa Hug

Average Quality
10
Red-winged Blackbird
10
Brewer's Blackbird
1
Common Yellowthroat
1
American Redstart

found by Everett Clark and Bob Battigan. female. gray bird with white belly. yellow flashes in in rectrices. yellos spots on sides of white chest. Fish Docks in area below Cypresses in front of house.

ML112900331

© Lisa Hug

Average Quality
6
Yellow Warbler
1
Townsend's Warbler
4
Wilson's Warbler
2
Western Tanager
1
House Sparrow
 

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

Yes