Thursday, February 4, 2021

Birds as of February 28

Feb 13  155 Western Screech-Owl

Feb 11  154 Sandhill Crane

Feb 8  153 SLATY-BACKED GULL

Feb 7  152 Pacific Loon,  151 Common Yellowthroat

Feb 6  150 Northern Saw-whet Owl  

Feb 3  149 Western Gull 

Saturday, January 2, 2021

Birds as of January 31

Jan 30  148 Rusty Blackbird

Jan 24  147 Least Sandpiper

Jan 20  146 Gray Partridge,  145 Red-breasted Merganser

Jan 19  144 Pine Grosbeak,  143 Mountain Bluebird

Jan 17  143 Loggerhead Shrike

Jan 16  142 Lapland Longspur,  141 Eared Grebe,  140 CALIFORNIA SCRUB-JAY,  139 Ferruginous Hawk

Jan 14  138 Peregrine Falcon

Jan 10  137 American Pipit,  136 Say's Phoebe

Jan 9  135 Prairie Falcon,  134 Cassin's Finch,  133 Greater White-fronted Goose

Jan 7  132 Eurasian Wigeon,  131 Merlin,  130 Iceland(Thayer's) Gull,  129 Golden Eagle,  128 Hairy Woodpecker

Jan 5  127 Yellow-bellied Sapsucker,  126 Northern Pygmy-Owl,  125 Fox Sparrow,  124 Red Crossbill,  123 Northern Goshawk,  122 Brown Creeper,  121 Chestnut-backed Chickadee,  120 NORTHERN MOCKINGBIRD

Jan 3  119 White-breasted Nuthatch, 118 Evening Grosbeak,  117 American Dipper

Jan 2  116 Redhead,  115 Harris's Sparrow,  114 Short-eared Owl,  113 Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch,  112 Rock Wren, 111 Long-eared Owl,  110 Purple Finch,  109  Hermit Thrush,  108 Varied Thrush


JANUARY 1 WALLA WALLA COUNTY BIG DAY

107  Snow Goose,  106 Cackling Goose,  105 Canada Goose,  104 Trumpeter Swan,  103 Tundra Swan,  102 Wood Duck,  101 Northern Shoveler,  100 Gadwall,  99 American Wigeon,  98 Mallard,  97 Northern Pintail,  96 Green-winged Teal,  95 Canvasback,  94 Ring-necked Duck,  93 Greater Scaup,  92 Lesser Scaup,  91 Bufflehead,  90 Common Goldeneye,  89 Barrow's Goldeneye,  88 Hooded Merganser,  87 Common Merganser,  86 Ruddy Duck,  85 California Quail,  84 Ring-necked Pheasant,  83 Ruffed Grouse,  82 Wild Turkey,  81 Pied-billed Grebe,  80 Horned Grebe,  79 Western Grebe,  78 Clark's Grebe,  77 Rock Pigeon,  76 Eurasian Collared-Dove,  75 Mourning Dove,  74 Anna's Hummingbird,  73 Virginia Rail,  72 American Coot,  71 Killdeer,  70 Dunlin,  69 Long-billed Dowitcher,  68 Wilson's Snipe,  67 Mew Gull,  66 Ring-billed Gull,  65 California Gull,  64 Herring Gull,  63 Glaucous-winged Gull,  62 Common Loon,  61 Double-crested Cormorant,  60 American White Pelican,  59 Great Blue Heron,  58 Great Egret,  57 Black-crowned Night-Heron,  56 Northern Harrier,  55 Sharp-shinned Hawk,  54 Cooper's Hawk,  53 Bald Eagle,  52 Red-tailed Hawk,  51 Rough-legged Hawk,  50 Barn Owl,  49 Great Horned Owl,  48 Belted Kingfisher,  47 Downy Woodpecker,  46 Northern Flicker,  45 Pileated Woodpecker,  44 American Kestrel,  43 Northern Shrike,  42 Steller's Jay,  41 Blue Jay,  40 Black-billed Magpie,  39 American Crow,  38 Common Raven,  37 Horned Lark,  36 Black-capped Chickadee,  35 Mountain Chickadee,  34 Red-breasted Nuthatch,  33 Canyon Wren,  32 Pacific Wren,  31 Marsh Wren,  30 Bewick's Wren,  29 Golden-crowned Kinglet,  28 Ruby-crowned Kinglet,  27 Townsend's Solitaire,  26 American Robin,  25 European Starling,  24 Cedar Waxwing,  23 House Sparrow,  22 House Finch,  21 Pine Siskin,  20 Lesser Goldfinch,  19 American Goldfinch,  18 American Tree Sparrow,  17 Dark-eyed Junco,  16 White-crowned Sparrow,  15 Golden-crowned Sparrow,  14 White-throated Sparrow,  13 Savannah Sparrow,  12 Song Sparrow,  11 Lincoln's Sparrow,  10 Swamp Sparrow,  9 Spotted Towhee,  8 Yellow-headed Blackbird,  7 Western Meadowlark,  6 Red-winged Blackbird,  5 Tricolored Blackbird,  4 Brown-headed Cowbird,  3 Brewer's Blackbird,  2 Orange-crowned Warbler,  1 Yellow-rumped Warbler

Monday, July 13, 2020

Birds as of December 31

Dec 14  264 COMMON GRACKLE (at least 5th record for county)
Nov 21  241 Snow Bunting (#241 was deleted - not Snowy Egret)
Nov 16  263 Lesser Black-backed Gull,  262 Rusty Blackbird
Nov 7  261 Lapland Longspur
Oct 24  260  Pacific Loon
Sept 28  259 CALIFORNIA SCRUB-JAY (second county record, 1st in 1977)
Sept 4  258 Short-billed Dowitcher
Sept 2  257 Pectoral Sandpiper
Sept 1  256 Sabine's Gull
August 31  255 Least Flycatcher
August 30  254  Black-throated Gray Warbler
August 27  253 Northern Mockingbird
August 26  252 BROAD-WINGED HAWK (first confirmed county record)
August 25  251 NORTHERN WATERTHRUSH
August 16 250 Common Tern
August 14  249 Flammulated Owl
July 3  248 BOBOLINK (first county record)
July 2  247 Clark's Nutcracker

Saturday, June 6, 2020

Birds as of June 30

June 23  246 Canada Jay
June 22  245 Dusky Grouse
June 18  244 Ash-throated Flycatcher
June 15  243 Brewer's Sparrow
June 4  242 Red-eyed Vireo

Friday, May 1, 2020

Birds as of May 31


May 25  240 Common Nighthawk,  239 Swainson's Thrush,  238 Veery
May 23  237 Willow Flycatcher
May 17  236  Red Phalarope,  235 Glaucous Gull
May 15  234 Black Tern
May 13  233 Red-necked Phalarope
May 11  232 Western Flycatcher,  231 Eastern Kingbird
May 10  230 Snowy Plover,  229 Sanderling,  228 Semipalmated Sandpiper
May 9  227 Common Poorwill,  226 Franklin's Gull,  225 Green-tailed Towhee,  224 Black-bellied Plover,  223 Olive-sided Flycatcher
May 8  222 Grasshopper Sparrow
May 7  221 Gray Flycatcher
May 6  220 Wilson's Phalarope
May 4  219 Western Wood-Pewee, 218 Baird's Sandpiper,  217 Black-headed Grosbeak
May 2  216 Gray Catbird,  215 Yellow-breasted Chat
May 1  214 Semipalmated Plover,  213 Lark Sparrow

Saturday, April 4, 2020

Birds as of April 30

April 30  212 Wilson's Warbler
April 29  211 Blue-winged Teal
April 28  210 Spotted Sandpiper,  209 Townsend's Warbler,  208 Bullock's Oriole
April 26  207 MacGillivray's Warbler,  206 Bonaparte's Gull,  205 White-faced Ibis,  204 Solitary Sandpiper
April 25  203 Lazuli Bunting,  202 Western Tanager,  201 White-winged Scoter,  200 Common Yellowthroat,  199 Warbling Vireo,  198 American Bittern
April 24  197 Cassin's Vireo
April 23  196 Long-billed Dowitcher
April 20  195 Chipping Sparrow,  194 Yellow Warbler
April 19  194 Hammond's Flycatcher
April 18  192 Lesser Yellowlegs,  191 Western Sandpiper,  190 Forster's Tern,  189 Western Kingbird,  188 Dusky Flycatcher,  187 Nashville Warbler
April 16  186 House Wren
April 13  185 Calliope Hummingbird,  184 Vaux's Swift
April 12  183 Black-chinned Hummingbird
April 11  182 Red Crossbill,  181 Bank Swallow
April 10  180 Rufous Hummingbird,  179 Sage Thrasher
April 9  178 Cassin's Finch,  177 Marbled Godwit
April 8  176 Red-naped Sapsucker
April 4  175 Swainson's Hawk

Monday, March 2, 2020

Birds as of March 31

Mar 31  174 American Avocet
Mar 28  173 Rough-winged Swallow
Mar 26  172 Sora
Mar 24  171  Cinnamon Teal,  170 Caspian Tern
Mar 23  169 Lewis's Woodpecker
Mar 22  168 White-throated Swift,  167 Cliff Swallow
Mar 21  166 Black-necked Stilt,  165 Chukar,  164 Osprey
Mar 18  163 Long-billed Curlew
Mar 14  162 Least Sandpiper,  161 Ross's Goose,  160 Turkey Vulture,  159 Vesper Sparrow,  158 Common Redpoll
Mar 12 157 Williamson's Sapsucker
Mar 9  156 Gray Partridge,  155 Sandhill Crane
Mar 5  154 Surf Scoter,  153 Violet-green Swallow
Mar 4  152 Ferruginous Hawk
Mar 1  151 Tree Swallow