Panoche Valley Day Trip

Saturday, January 16, 2010, Led by Mary and Bill

Photos by Bill Walker

66 Species at 4 Locations

Anatidae (Ducks, Geese, and Waterfowl)
Mallard RASBC PR
Canvasback [4] PR
Odontophoridae (New World Quail)
Podicipedidae (Grebes)
Phalacrocoracidae (Cormorants and Shags)
Pelecanidae (Pelicans)
Ardeidae (Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns)
Accipitridae (Hawks, Eagles, and Kites)
Golden Eagle RASBC
Red-tailed Hawk [5] PR RASBC PV
Rallidae (Rails, Gallinules, and Coots)
Charadriidae (Plovers and Lapwings)
Recurvirostridae (Stilts and Avocets)
Scolopacidae (Sandpipers and Allies)
Columbidae (Pigeons and Doves)
Rock Pigeon RASBC
Mourning Dove RASBC PR PV
Strigidae (Owls)
Apodidae (Swifts)
Trochilidae (Hummingbirds)
Picidae (Woodpeckers)
Falconidae (Falcons and Caracaras)
American Kestrel RASBC PR PV
Merlin PR
Tyrannidae (Tyrant Flycatchers)
Say's Phoebe PV PR
Laniidae (Shrikes)
Loggerhead Shrike [3] PR PV
Corvidae (Crows, Jays, and Magpies)
Common Raven PV RASBC MHS
Alaudidae (Larks)
Paridae (Chickadees and Tits)
Oak Titmouse RASBC
Sittidae (Nuthatches)
Sylviidae (Sylviids, Parrotbills and Allies)
Wrentit RASBC
Turdidae (Thrushes and Allies)
Western Bluebird RASBC PR
Mimidae (Mockingbirds and Thrashers)
Sturnidae (Starlings)
Ptilogonatidae (Silky-flycatchers)
Phainopepla RASBC
Parulidae (New World Warblers)
Yellow-rumped Warbler RASBC PR MHS
Emberizidae (Buntings and New World Sparrows)
Dark-eyed Junco PV MHS RASBC
Icteridae (Troupials and Allies)
Western Meadowlark RASBC (h) PR
Brewer's Blackbird MHS PR PV
Fringillidae (Siskins, Crossbills, and Allies)
House Finch RASBC PV
Legend
Paicines Reservoir, CA = PR
Panoche Valley, CA = PV
Rural Areas of San Benito County, CA = RASBC
Mercey Hot Springs, CA = MHS

66 Species at 4 Locations

Anatidae (Ducks, Geese, and Waterfowl)
Mallard RASBC
Mallard PR
Canvasback [4] PR
Odontophoridae (New World Quail)
Podicipedidae (Grebes)
Phalacrocoracidae (Cormorants and Shags)
Pelecanidae (Pelicans)
Ardeidae (Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns)
Accipitridae (Hawks, Eagles, and Kites)
Golden Eagle RASBC
Rallidae (Rails, Gallinules, and Coots)
Charadriidae (Plovers and Lapwings)
Recurvirostridae (Stilts and Avocets)
Scolopacidae (Sandpipers and Allies)
Columbidae (Pigeons and Doves)
Rock Pigeon RASBC
Strigidae (Owls)
Apodidae (Swifts)
Trochilidae (Hummingbirds)
Picidae (Woodpeckers)
Falconidae (Falcons and Caracaras)
Merlin PR
Tyrannidae (Tyrant Flycatchers)
Laniidae (Shrikes)
Corvidae (Crows, Jays, and Magpies)
Common Raven RASBC
Alaudidae (Larks)
Paridae (Chickadees and Tits)
Oak Titmouse RASBC
Sittidae (Nuthatches)
Sylviidae (Sylviids, Parrotbills and Allies)
Wrentit RASBC
Turdidae (Thrushes and Allies)
Mimidae (Mockingbirds and Thrashers)
Sturnidae (Starlings)
Ptilogonatidae (Silky-flycatchers)
Phainopepla RASBC
Parulidae (New World Warblers)
Emberizidae (Buntings and New World Sparrows)
Icteridae (Troupials and Allies)
Fringillidae (Siskins, Crossbills, and Allies)
House Finch RASBC
Legend
Paicines Reservoir, CA = PR
Panoche Valley, CA = PV
Rural Areas of San Benito County, CA = RASBC
Mercey Hot Springs, CA = MHS

66 Species at 4 Locations

Paicines Reservoir
Rural Areas of San Benito County
Paicines Reservoir
Rural Areas of San Benito County
Paicines Reservoir
Rural Areas of San Benito County
Panoche Valley
Rural Areas of San Benito County
Mercey Hot Springs
Rural Areas of San Benito County
Paicines Reservoir
Rural Areas of San Benito County
Paicines Reservoir

Trip Map

Trip Notes

Weather was high overcast for most of the day; almost no wind; High for the day around 60 degrees. Also saw Dowitcher sp.