Friday, March 3, 2017

Birds as of March 31

Mar 28  155 Chestnut-backed Chickadee
Mar 26  154 Brown-headed Cowbird,  153 Clark's Grebe
Mar 25  152 Barn Swallow,  151 Rough-winged Swallow,  150 Virginia Rail
Mar 22  149 Osprey
Mar 21  148 Dusky Grouse
Mar 18  147 Caspian Tern,  146 White-throated Swift
Mar 16  145 Cliff Swallow
Mar 14  144 Cinnamon Teal,  143 Long-billed Curlew
Mar 12  142 Turkey Vulture
Mar 11  141 Tree Swallow
Mar 4  140 Sandhill Crane
Mar 3  139 Violet-green Swallow

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Birds as of February 28

Feb 26  138 Tricolored Blackbird
Feb 25  137 Mountain Chickadee
Feb 24  136 Golden-crowned Sparrow,  135 Lincoln's Sparrow
Feb 19  134 Western Bluebird
Feb 17  133 Williamson's Sapsucker
Feb 16  132 BAND-TAILED PIGEON
Feb 12  131 Glaucous Gull, 130 Lesser Black-backed Gull
Feb 11  129 Western Gull
Feb 10  128 Say's Phoebe,  127 Eurasian Wigeon
Feb 6  126  Snow Goose,  125 Greater White-fronted Goose

Monday, January 2, 2017

Birds as of January 31, 2017

Jan 23  124 Western Screech-Owl
Jan 21  123 Pileated Woodpecker
Jan 20  122 Harris's Sparrow
Jan 19  121 Mountain Bluebird
Jan 15  120 Ferruginous Hawk
Jan 13  119 Fox Sparrow
Jan 8  118 Red-breasted Sapsucker
Jan 7  117 Pine Siskin,  116 Northern Pygmy-Owl
Jan 4  115 Yellow-headed Blackbird,  114 American Pipit,  113 Dunlin,  112 Redhead,  111 Ruffed Grouse,  110 Hermit Thrush,  109 American Dipper,  108 Steller's Jay,  107 White-throated Sparrow,  106 Golden Eagle,  105 Tundra Swan
Jan 3  104 Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch,  103 Prairie Falcon
Jan 2  102 Short-eared Owl

JANUARY 1 BIG DAY
101 Lesser Goldfinch,  100 Northern Saw-whet Owl,  99 Savannah Sparrow,  98 Peregrine Falcon,  97 Merlin,  96 Marsh Wren,  95 Golden-crowned Kinglet,  94 Pacific Wren,  93 Long-eared Owl,  92 Cassin's Finch,  91 Yellow-rumped Warbler,  90 Brown Creeper,  89 Red-breasted Nuthatch,  88 Cackling Goose,  87 Gray Partridge,  86 Great Gray Owl,  85 Sharp-shinned Hawk,  84 Anna's Hummingbird,  83 Bohemian Waxwing,  82 Varied Thrush,  81 Black-capped Chickadee,  80 Hairy Woodpecker,  79 Townsend's Solitaire,  78 Bewick's Wren,  77 Cedar Waxwing,  76 Wood Duck,  75 Killdeer,  74 Spotted Towhee,  73 Ruby-crowned Kinglet,  72 Great Horned Owl,  71 Eared Grebe, 70 Downy Woodpecker,  69 Belted Kingfisher,  68 California Quail,  67 American Tree Sparrow,  66 Ring-necked Pheasant,  65 Northern Shrike,  64 Horned Lark,  63 Great Egret,  62 Red-breasted Merganser,  61 Northern Pintail,  60 Mew Gull,  59 Thayer's Gull,  58 Rock WRen,  57 American White Pelican,  56 Hooded Merganser,  55 Barrow's Goldeneye,  54 Long-tailed Duck,  53 Double-crested Cormorant,  52 Rough-legged Hawk,  51 Bald Eagle,  50 Ruddy Duck,  49 Northern Shoveler,  48 Wilson's Snipe,  47 Barn Owl,  46 Common Loon,  45 Red-winged Blackbird,  44 Brewer's Blackbird,  43 Ring-billed Gull,  42 Glaucous-winged Gull,  41 American Crow,  40 Bufflehead,  39 California Gull,  38 Cooper's Hawk,  37 Rock Pigeon,  36 Common Merganser,  35 Herring Gull,  34 Western Grebe,  33 Horned Grebe,  32 Pied-billed Grebe,  31 Common Goldeneye,  30 Lesser Scaup,  29 Greater Scaup,  28 Canvasback,  27 American Coot,  26 Ring-necked Duck,  25 Green-winged Teal,  24 American Wigeon,  23 Gadwall,  22 Trumpeter Swan,  21 Common Raven,  20 Northern Flicker,  19 Wild Turkey,  18 Northern Harrier,  17 American Robin,  16 Western Meadowlark,  15 Great Blue Heron,  14 Mourning Dove,  13 Eurasian Collared-Dove,  12 Black-billed Magpie,  11 European Starling,  10 American Kestrel,  9 Red-tailed Hawk,  8 American Goldfinch,  7 House Finch,  6 House Sparrow,  5 Canada Goose,  4 Mallard,  3 Song Sparrow,  2 Dark-eyed Junco,  1 White-crowned Sparrow (first bird of the year for MerryLynn)

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Birds as of December 31

Dec 7  261 Snow Bunting

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Birds as of November 30

Nov 28  260 Bohemian Waxwing
Nov 24  259 Red Phalarope

Monday, October 10, 2016

Birds as of October 31

Oct 25  258 Swamp Sparrow
Oct 23  257  White-winged Scoter,  256 BROWN PELICAN (found by Bob Derting below Ice Harbor Dam - 2nd county record!)
Oct 16  255 Pacific Loon
Oct 15  254 Clay-colored Sparrow,  253 American Golden Plover
Oct 10  252 Surf Scoter

Saturday, September 10, 2016

Birds as of September 30

Sept 30  251 Black-bellied Plover
Sept 10  250 Black-throated Gray Warbler
Sept 9  249 Sabine's Gull

August 20  248 Baird's Sandipier