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Checklist S48427324

 
Location
Bodega Bay--harbor and immediate vicinity, Sonoma County, California, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Mon Sep 10, 2018 9:30 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
14
Duration:
3 hour(s)
Distance:
6.0 mile(s)
Observers:
John Longstreth List , Lisa Hug , Natalie Hicks List
Comments:
with Jerry Meral's Oystercatchers. sunny and mild to begin with. was very windy by 12:30. Port o Bodega, Bodega Head, Gaffney Point, Westside Park, Rail Ponds. drove to Doran Park, but it was too windy to bird, so we ate lunch at a sheltered picnic table together.
Species
43 species total
100
Northern Pintail

flock visibly flying south over ocean

1
Pied-billed Grebe
10
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)
5
Eurasian Collared-Dove
3
Anna's Hummingbird
2
Black Oystercatcher

Bodega Head

1
Marbled Godwit

Port o Bodega

2
Ruddy Turnstone

Port o Bodega

30
Black Turnstone

Port o Bodega

125
Least Sandpiper

Port o Bodega

10
Western Sandpiper

Port o Bodega

4
Short-billed Dowitcher

Port o Bodega

1
Red-necked Phalarope

Gaffney Point

1
Ring-billed Gull

Port o Bodega

100
Western Gull
20
California Gull
6
Caspian Tern
1
Red-throated Loon
1
Common Loon
600
Brandt's Cormorant

flying in groups of 20 to groups of 50 going north off Bodega head, probably to a feeding frenzy somewhere.

6
Pelagic Cormorant

on rocks at Bodega Head

200
Double-crested Cormorant

Port o Bodega

35
American White Pelican
25
Brown Pelican (California)
1
Great Blue Heron
3
Great Egret
2
Snowy Egret
6
Black-crowned Night-Heron
2
Turkey Vulture
1
Osprey
2
Belted Kingfisher
1
Downy Woodpecker
2
Peregrine Falcon

one juvenile at Port o Bodega, buzzing shorebirds, one adult at Bodega head, low fly-over.

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1 1
1
Black Phoebe
2
California Scrub-Jay
8
American Crow
1
Common Raven
2
Chestnut-backed Chickadee
6
European Starling
1
American Pipit
2
Song Sparrow
1
Red-winged Blackbird (California Bicolored)
5
Brewer's Blackbird
 

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