Kern River Day Two

Friday, June 24, 2005, Led by Bob Power

Photos by Bill Walker

65 Species at 3 Locations

Odontophoridae (New World Quail)
Ardeidae (Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns)
Cathartidae (New World Vultures)
Accipitridae (Hawks, Eagles, and Kites)
Columbidae (Pigeons and Doves)
Cuculidae (Cuckoos)
Apodidae (Swifts)
Trochilidae (Hummingbirds)
Picidae (Woodpeckers)
Falconidae (Falcons and Caracaras)
Tyrannidae (Tyrant Flycatchers)
Laniidae (Shrikes)
Corvidae (Crows, Jays, and Magpies)
Hirundinidae (Swallows)
Paridae (Chickadees and Tits)
Aegithalidae (Long-tailed Tits)
Bushtit PM
Sittidae (Nuthatches)
Troglodytidae (Wrens)
Turdidae (Thrushes and Allies)
Mimidae (Mockingbirds and Thrashers)
Sturnidae (Starlings)
Parulidae (New World Warblers)
Emberizidae (Buntings and New World Sparrows)
Green-tailed Towhee PM
First seen by Mary years ago, Bill finally got to see one today.
Cardinalidae (Cardinals and Allies)
Blue Grosbeak FRR
Also seen at Canebreak
Icteridae (Troupials and Allies)
Fringillidae (Siskins, Crossbills, and Allies)
Purple Finch PM
Mary only
Passeridae (Old World Sparrows)
Legend
Fay Ranch Road, CA = FRR
Kern River Preserve, CA = KRP
Piute Mountains, CA = PM

65 Species at 3 Locations

Odontophoridae (New World Quail)
Ardeidae (Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns)
Cathartidae (New World Vultures)
Accipitridae (Hawks, Eagles, and Kites)
Columbidae (Pigeons and Doves)
Cuculidae (Cuckoos)
Apodidae (Swifts)
Trochilidae (Hummingbirds)
Picidae (Woodpeckers)
Falconidae (Falcons and Caracaras)
Tyrannidae (Tyrant Flycatchers)
Laniidae (Shrikes)
Corvidae (Crows, Jays, and Magpies)
Hirundinidae (Swallows)
Paridae (Chickadees and Tits)
Aegithalidae (Long-tailed Tits)
Bushtit PM
Sittidae (Nuthatches)
Troglodytidae (Wrens)
Turdidae (Thrushes and Allies)
Mimidae (Mockingbirds and Thrashers)
Sturnidae (Starlings)
Parulidae (New World Warblers)
Emberizidae (Buntings and New World Sparrows)
Green-tailed Towhee PM
First seen by Mary years ago, Bill finally got to see one today.
Cardinalidae (Cardinals and Allies)
Blue Grosbeak FRR
Also seen at Canebreak
Icteridae (Troupials and Allies)
Fringillidae (Siskins, Crossbills, and Allies)
Purple Finch PM
Mary only
Passeridae (Old World Sparrows)
Legend
Fay Ranch Road, CA = FRR
Kern River Preserve, CA = KRP
Piute Mountains, CA = PM

Trip Map

Trip Notes

A very productive day. I was very fortunate to get several close up shots from the car as we drove from stop to stop. Great light today!