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BIRDWATCHING LOG

A living page documenting my bird sightings. Click on the images for a larger view and details of the sighting.

Last updated: May 31st, 2022

BITTERNS, HERONS & ALLIES

  • American bittern Botaurus lentiginosu
  • Black-crowned Night Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
  • Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias

BLACKBIRDS

  • Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
  • Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
  • Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
  • Yellow-headed Blackbird Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus

CHICKADEES & TITMICE

  • Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus

CHICKENS, JUNGLEFOWL, PARTRIDGES, PEAFOWL, PHEASANTS, GROUSE, TURKEYS & OLD WOLRD QUAIL

  • Common Pheasant Phasianus colchicus
  • Ruffed Grouse Bonasa umbellus

CORMORANT

  • Double-Crested Cormorant Nannopterum auritum

CRANES

  • Sandhill Crane Antigone canadensis

CROWS & JAYS

  • American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  • Black-billed Magpie Pica hudsonia
  • Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  • Common Raven Corvus corax

DUCKS, GEESE & SWANS

  • American Wigeon Mareca americana
  • Blue-winged Teal Spatula discors
  • Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  • Canvasback Aythya valisineria
  • Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
  • Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis
  • Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  • Northern Shoveler Spatula clypeata
  • Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis
  • Snow Goose Anser caerulescens
  • Trumpeter Swan Cygnus buccinator

GREBES

  • Red Necked Grebe Podiceps grisgena

GULLS, TERNS & SKIMMERS

  • Black Tern Chlidonias niger
  • California Gull Larus californicus
  • Forster’s Tern Sterna forsteri
  • Franklin’s Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan
  • Ring-Billed Gull Larus delawarensis

HAWKS, KITES, EAGLES & ALLIES

  • Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus

HUMMINGBIRDS

  • Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris

NEW WORLD VULTURES

  • Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

OSPREYS

  • Osprey Pandion haliaetus

PELICANS

  • American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

PIGEONS & DOVES

  • Rock Pigeon Columba livia

RAILS

  • American Coot Fulica americana

SPARROWS

  • Clay-colored Sparrow Spizella pallida
  • White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis

SWALLOWS

  • Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
  • Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor

THRUSHES

  • American Robin Turdus migratorius

WAXWINGS

  • Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum

WOODPECKERS

  • American Three-toed Woodpecker Picoides dorsalis
  • Downy woodpecker Dryobates pubescens

WOOD-WARBLERS

  • Yellow Warbler Setophaga petechia