Survey Bair Island

Saturday, January 22, 2005, Led by Anne Hanson

Photos by Bill Walker

45 Species at 2 Locations

Anatidae (Ducks, Geese, and Waterfowl)
Gadwall BI
Mallard BI
Podicipedidae (Grebes)
Phalacrocoracidae (Cormorants and Shags)
Pelecanidae (Pelicans)
Ardeidae (Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns)
Cathartidae (New World Vultures)
Accipitridae (Hawks, Eagles, and Kites)
Rallidae (Rails, Gallinules, and Coots)
Charadriidae (Plovers and Lapwings)
Scolopacidae (Sandpipers and Allies)
Willet BI
Laridae (Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers)
Columbidae (Pigeons and Doves)
Falconidae (Falcons and Caracaras)
Corvidae (Crows, Jays, and Magpies)
Sturnidae (Starlings)
Motacillidae (Wagtails and Pipits)
Parulidae (New World Warblers)
Emberizidae (Buntings and New World Sparrows)
Icteridae (Troupials and Allies)
Fringillidae (Siskins, Crossbills, and Allies)
Legend
Alviso Marina, CA = AM
Bair Island, CA = BI

45 Species at 2 Locations

Anatidae (Ducks, Geese, and Waterfowl)
Gadwall BI
Mallard BI
Podicipedidae (Grebes)
Phalacrocoracidae (Cormorants and Shags)
Pelecanidae (Pelicans)
Ardeidae (Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns)
Cathartidae (New World Vultures)
Accipitridae (Hawks, Eagles, and Kites)
Rallidae (Rails, Gallinules, and Coots)
Charadriidae (Plovers and Lapwings)
Scolopacidae (Sandpipers and Allies)
Willet BI
Laridae (Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers)
Columbidae (Pigeons and Doves)
Falconidae (Falcons and Caracaras)
Corvidae (Crows, Jays, and Magpies)
Sturnidae (Starlings)
Motacillidae (Wagtails and Pipits)
Parulidae (New World Warblers)
Emberizidae (Buntings and New World Sparrows)
Icteridae (Troupials and Allies)
Fringillidae (Siskins, Crossbills, and Allies)
Legend
Alviso Marina, CA = AM
Bair Island, CA = BI

Trip Map

Trip Notes

We volunteered to help out with an SFBBO survey of plant and bird populations on Bair Island. What a cool experience!