Sunday Stroll

Sunday, October 12, 2003, Led by Mary and Bill

41 Species at 2 Locations

Anatidae (Ducks, Geese, and Waterfowl)
Gadwall CS
Mallard CS
Podicipedidae (Grebes)
Phalacrocoracidae (Cormorants and Shags)
Pelecanidae (Pelicans)
Ardeidae (Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns)
Cathartidae (New World Vultures)
Accipitridae (Hawks, Eagles, and Kites)
Cooper's Hawk CS
Bob Power notes: "Juvie coop classic with illustration of how the chest and flank streaking thin out as you get to the lower belly and lower flanks"
Rallidae (Rails, Gallinules, and Coots)
Charadriidae (Plovers and Lapwings)
Recurvirostridae (Stilts and Avocets)
Scolopacidae (Sandpipers and Allies)
Willet CS
Laridae (Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers)
Trochilidae (Hummingbirds)
Tyrannidae (Tyrant Flycatchers)
Aegithalidae (Long-tailed Tits)
Bushtit CS
Troglodytidae (Wrens)
Emberizidae (Buntings and New World Sparrows)
Icteridae (Troupials and Allies)
Legend
Charleston Slough, CA = CS
Shoreline Lake, CA = SL

41 Species at 2 Locations

Anatidae (Ducks, Geese, and Waterfowl)
Gadwall CS
Mallard CS
Podicipedidae (Grebes)
Phalacrocoracidae (Cormorants and Shags)
Pelecanidae (Pelicans)
Ardeidae (Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns)
Cathartidae (New World Vultures)
Accipitridae (Hawks, Eagles, and Kites)
Cooper's Hawk CS
Bob Power notes: "Juvie coop classic with illustration of how the chest and flank streaking thin out as you get to the lower belly and lower flanks"
Rallidae (Rails, Gallinules, and Coots)
Charadriidae (Plovers and Lapwings)
Recurvirostridae (Stilts and Avocets)
Scolopacidae (Sandpipers and Allies)
Willet CS
Laridae (Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers)
Trochilidae (Hummingbirds)
Tyrannidae (Tyrant Flycatchers)
Aegithalidae (Long-tailed Tits)
Bushtit CS
Troglodytidae (Wrens)
Emberizidae (Buntings and New World Sparrows)
Icteridae (Troupials and Allies)
Legend
Charleston Slough, CA = CS
Shoreline Lake, CA = SL

Trip Map

Trip Notes

I was eager to try out the new camera, so we visited one of our favorite spots. Also saw Dowitcher sp.