High Sierra Workshop Day Three

Wednesday, June 13, 2007, Led by Bob Power

Photos by Bill Walker

49 Species at 4 Locations

Odontophoridae (New World Quail)
Mountain Quail (h) YP
Heard only.
Cathartidae (New World Vultures)
Accipitridae (Hawks, Eagles, and Kites)
Columbidae (Pigeons and Doves)
Caprimulgidae (Nightjars and Allies)
Apodidae (Swifts)
Picidae (Woodpeckers)
Pileated Woodpecker (h) P-ESP
Heard only in Baja Carmen Valley, but seen in nest hole with evidence of nearby excavation in Carmen Valley
Falconidae (Falcons and Caracaras)
Peregrine Falcon P-ESP
Bird flying overhead, identified by silhouette and habitat
Tyrannidae (Tyrant Flycatchers)
Olive-sided Flycatcher P-ESP
Haunted us all day calling incessantly but never seen until Curtis located one in the state park. A very nice look.
Vireonidae (Vireos)
Corvidae (Crows, Jays, and Magpies)
Hirundinidae (Swallows)
Paridae (Chickadees and Tits)
Sittidae (Nuthatches)
Pygmy Nuthatch (h) CV
Heard only.
Certhiidae (Treecreepers)
Cinclidae (Dippers)
Regulidae (Kinglets)
Turdidae (Thrushes and Allies)
Hermit Thrush P-ESP
Seen at lunchtime in picnic area, but refound in main park area.
Mimidae (Mockingbirds and Thrashers)
Parulidae (New World Warblers)
Emberizidae (Buntings and New World Sparrows)
Cardinalidae (Cardinals and Allies)
Icteridae (Troupials and Allies)
Fringillidae (Siskins, Crossbills, and Allies)
Legend
Baja Carmen Valley, CA = BCV
Carmen Valley, CA = CV
Plumas-Eureka State Park, CA = P-ESP
Yuba Pass, CA = YP

49 Species at 4 Locations

Odontophoridae (New World Quail)
Mountain Quail (h) YP
Heard only.
Cathartidae (New World Vultures)
Accipitridae (Hawks, Eagles, and Kites)
Columbidae (Pigeons and Doves)
Caprimulgidae (Nightjars and Allies)
Apodidae (Swifts)
Picidae (Woodpeckers)
Pileated Woodpecker (h) P-ESP
Heard only in Baja Carmen Valley, but seen in nest hole with evidence of nearby excavation in Carmen Valley
Falconidae (Falcons and Caracaras)
Peregrine Falcon P-ESP
Bird flying overhead, identified by silhouette and habitat
Tyrannidae (Tyrant Flycatchers)
Olive-sided Flycatcher P-ESP
Haunted us all day calling incessantly but never seen until Curtis located one in the state park. A very nice look.
Vireonidae (Vireos)
Corvidae (Crows, Jays, and Magpies)
Hirundinidae (Swallows)
Paridae (Chickadees and Tits)
Sittidae (Nuthatches)
Pygmy Nuthatch (h) CV
Heard only.
Certhiidae (Treecreepers)
Cinclidae (Dippers)
Regulidae (Kinglets)
Turdidae (Thrushes and Allies)
Hermit Thrush P-ESP
Seen at lunchtime in picnic area, but refound in main park area.
Mimidae (Mockingbirds and Thrashers)
Parulidae (New World Warblers)
Emberizidae (Buntings and New World Sparrows)
Cardinalidae (Cardinals and Allies)
Icteridae (Troupials and Allies)
Fringillidae (Siskins, Crossbills, and Allies)
Legend
Baja Carmen Valley, CA = BCV
Carmen Valley, CA = CV
Plumas-Eureka State Park, CA = P-ESP
Yuba Pass, CA = YP

49 Species at 4 Locations

Yuba Pass
Mountain Quail (h)
Heard only.
Baja Carmen Valley
Carmen Valley
Pygmy Nuthatch (h)
Heard only.
Plumas-Eureka State Park
Pileated Woodpecker (h)
Heard only in Baja Carmen Valley, but seen in nest hole with evidence of nearby excavation in Carmen Valley
Hermit Thrush
Seen at lunchtime in picnic area, but refound in main park area.
Olive-sided Flycatcher
Haunted us all day calling incessantly but never seen until Curtis located one in the state park. A very nice look.
Carmen Valley
Plumas-Eureka State Park
Peregrine Falcon
Bird flying overhead, identified by silhouette and habitat

Trip Map