High Tide with Steve

Monday, January 21, 2008, Led by Steve Shunk

Photos by Bill Walker

59 Species at 5 Locations

Anatidae (Ducks, Geese, and Waterfowl)
Gadwall BL
Mallard BL
Gaviidae (Loons)
Red-throated Loon RAMC
seen on the ocean from the bluffs above Stinson Beach
Pacific Loon RAMC
seen on the ocean from the bluffs above Stinson Beach
Podicipedidae (Grebes)
Phalacrocoracidae (Cormorants and Shags)
Pelecanidae (Pelicans)
Brown Pelican RAMC
seen flying over the ocean from the bluffs above Stinson Beach
Ardeidae (Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns)
Cathartidae (New World Vultures)
Accipitridae (Hawks, Eagles, and Kites)
Rallidae (Rails, Gallinules, and Coots)
Charadriidae (Plovers and Lapwings)
Recurvirostridae (Stilts and Avocets)
Scolopacidae (Sandpipers and Allies)
Marbled Godwit RAMC
seen on the beach from the bluffs above Stinson Beach
Laridae (Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers)
Alcedinidae (Kingfishers)
Falconidae (Falcons and Caracaras)
Tyrannidae (Tyrant Flycatchers)
Corvidae (Crows, Jays, and Magpies)
Troglodytidae (Wrens)
Regulidae (Kinglets)
Turdidae (Thrushes and Allies)
Motacillidae (Wagtails and Pipits)
Parulidae (New World Warblers)
Emberizidae (Buntings and New World Sparrows)
Legend
Bolinas Harbor, CA = BH
Bolinas Lagoon, CA = BL
Five Brooks, CA = FB
Rural Areas of Marin County, CA = RAMC
Waldo's Dike, CA = WD

59 Species at 5 Locations

Anatidae (Ducks, Geese, and Waterfowl)
Gadwall BL
Mallard BL
Gaviidae (Loons)
Red-throated Loon RAMC
seen on the ocean from the bluffs above Stinson Beach
Pacific Loon RAMC
seen on the ocean from the bluffs above Stinson Beach
Podicipedidae (Grebes)
Phalacrocoracidae (Cormorants and Shags)
Pelecanidae (Pelicans)
Brown Pelican RAMC
seen flying over the ocean from the bluffs above Stinson Beach
Ardeidae (Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns)
Cathartidae (New World Vultures)
Accipitridae (Hawks, Eagles, and Kites)
Rallidae (Rails, Gallinules, and Coots)
Charadriidae (Plovers and Lapwings)
Recurvirostridae (Stilts and Avocets)
Scolopacidae (Sandpipers and Allies)
Marbled Godwit RAMC
seen on the beach from the bluffs above Stinson Beach
Laridae (Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers)
Alcedinidae (Kingfishers)
Falconidae (Falcons and Caracaras)
Tyrannidae (Tyrant Flycatchers)
Corvidae (Crows, Jays, and Magpies)
Troglodytidae (Wrens)
Regulidae (Kinglets)
Turdidae (Thrushes and Allies)
Motacillidae (Wagtails and Pipits)
Parulidae (New World Warblers)
Emberizidae (Buntings and New World Sparrows)
Legend
Bolinas Harbor, CA = BH
Bolinas Lagoon, CA = BL
Five Brooks, CA = FB
Rural Areas of Marin County, CA = RAMC
Waldo's Dike, CA = WD

59 Species at 5 Locations

Trip Map

Trip Notes

We spent MLK day birding around Marin with Steve.