Raptor Big Day

Saturday, January 12, 2008, Led by Mary and Bill

Photos by Bill Walker

59 Species at 4 Locations

Anatidae (Ducks, Geese, and Waterfowl)
Mallard ELCPSW
Phasianidae (Pheasants, Grouse, and Allies)
Wild Turkey ELCPEPA
Gaviidae (Loons)
Podicipedidae (Grebes)
Phalacrocoracidae (Cormorants and Shags)
Ardeidae (Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns)
Great Egret ELCPSW
Cathartidae (New World Vultures)
Turkey Vulture ELCPEPA
Accipitridae (Hawks, Eagles, and Kites)
Golden Eagle ELCPSW
Cooper's Hawk ELCPEPA
Red-tailed Hawk ELCPEPA
Rallidae (Rails, Gallinules, and Coots)
American Coot ELCPSW
Charadriidae (Plovers and Lapwings)
Killdeer ELCPEPA
Laridae (Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers)
Herring Gull ELCPSW
Columbidae (Pigeons and Doves)
Mourning Dove ELCPSW
Strigidae (Owls)
Trochilidae (Hummingbirds)
Picidae (Woodpeckers)
Tyrannidae (Tyrant Flycatchers)
Black Phoebe ELCPEPA
Laniidae (Shrikes)
Corvidae (Crows, Jays, and Magpies)
Paridae (Chickadees and Tits)
Oak Titmouse ELCPSW
Troglodytidae (Wrens)
Bewick's Wren ELCPEPA
Regulidae (Kinglets)
Turdidae (Thrushes and Allies)
Mimidae (Mockingbirds and Thrashers)
Parulidae (New World Warblers)
Emberizidae (Buntings and New World Sparrows)
Song Sparrow ELCPEPA
Dark-eyed Junco ELCPEPA
Icteridae (Troupials and Allies)
Fringillidae (Siskins, Crossbills, and Allies)
House Finch ELCPEPA
Legend
Calaveras Reservoir, CA = CR
Coyote Valley, CA = CV
Ed Levin County Park Elm Picnic Area, CA = ELCPEPA
Ed Levin County Park Sandy Wool, CA = ELCPSW

59 Species at 4 Locations

Anatidae (Ducks, Geese, and Waterfowl)
Mallard ELCPSW
Phasianidae (Pheasants, Grouse, and Allies)
Wild Turkey ELCPEPA
Gaviidae (Loons)
Podicipedidae (Grebes)
Phalacrocoracidae (Cormorants and Shags)
Ardeidae (Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns)
Great Egret ELCPSW
Cathartidae (New World Vultures)
Turkey Vulture ELCPEPA
Accipitridae (Hawks, Eagles, and Kites)
Golden Eagle ELCPSW
Cooper's Hawk ELCPEPA
Red-tailed Hawk ELCPEPA
Rallidae (Rails, Gallinules, and Coots)
American Coot ELCPSW
Charadriidae (Plovers and Lapwings)
Killdeer ELCPEPA
Laridae (Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers)
Herring Gull ELCPSW
Columbidae (Pigeons and Doves)
Mourning Dove ELCPSW
Strigidae (Owls)
Trochilidae (Hummingbirds)
Picidae (Woodpeckers)
Tyrannidae (Tyrant Flycatchers)
Black Phoebe ELCPEPA
Laniidae (Shrikes)
Corvidae (Crows, Jays, and Magpies)
Paridae (Chickadees and Tits)
Oak Titmouse ELCPSW
Troglodytidae (Wrens)
Bewick's Wren ELCPEPA
Regulidae (Kinglets)
Turdidae (Thrushes and Allies)
Mimidae (Mockingbirds and Thrashers)
Parulidae (New World Warblers)
Emberizidae (Buntings and New World Sparrows)
Song Sparrow ELCPEPA
Dark-eyed Junco ELCPEPA
Icteridae (Troupials and Allies)
Fringillidae (Siskins, Crossbills, and Allies)
House Finch ELCPEPA
Legend
Calaveras Reservoir, CA = CR
Coyote Valley, CA = CV
Ed Levin County Park Elm Picnic Area, CA = ELCPEPA
Ed Levin County Park Sandy Wool, CA = ELCPSW

59 Species at 4 Locations

Coyote Valley
Calaveras Reservoir
Ed Levin County Park Sandy Wool
Calaveras Reservoir
Ed Levin County Park Elm Picnic Area
Ed Levin County Park Sandy Wool
Ed Levin County Park Elm Picnic Area
Calaveras Reservoir
Ed Levin County Park Elm Picnic Area
Ed Levin County Park Sandy Wool
Ed Levin County Park Elm Picnic Area
Coyote Valley
Ed Levin County Park Elm Picnic Area
Ed Levin County Park Sandy Wool
Calaveras Reservoir
Ed Levin County Park Sandy Wool
Ed Levin County Park Elm Picnic Area
Calaveras Reservoir
Ed Levin County Park Elm Picnic Area
Coyote Valley
Ed Levin County Park Sandy Wool
Calaveras Reservoir
Ed Levin County Park Elm Picnic Area
Coyote Valley
Ed Levin County Park Sandy Wool
Ed Levin County Park Elm Picnic Area
Ed Levin County Park Sandy Wool
Calaveras Reservoir
Ed Levin County Park Elm Picnic Area
Coyote Valley
Ed Levin County Park Elm Picnic Area

Trip Map

Trip Notes

Today we drove around the southern part of our county trying to fill out our county year list in general, and see some raptors in particular.