San Jose Christmas Bird Count

Sunday, December 18, 2011, Led by Mary and Bill

Photos by Bill Walker

77 Species at Drawbridge, CA

Anatidae (Ducks, Geese, and Waterfowl)
Gadwall [58]
Mallard [63]
Ruddy Duck [17]
Podicipedidae (Grebes)
Eared Grebe [238]
Phalacrocoracidae (Cormorants and Shags)
Ardeidae (Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns)
Cathartidae (New World Vultures)
Accipitridae (Hawks, Eagles, and Kites)
Rallidae (Rails, Gallinules, and Coots)
Charadriidae (Plovers and Lapwings)
Killdeer [13]
Recurvirostridae (Stilts and Avocets)
Scolopacidae (Sandpipers and Allies)
Laridae (Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers)
Herring Gull [1318]
Columbidae (Pigeons and Doves)
Strigidae (Owls)
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 [16]
Troglodytidae (Wrens)
Marsh Wren [18]
Regulidae (Kinglets)
Mimidae (Mockingbirds and Thrashers)
Sturnidae (Starlings)
Motacillidae (Wagtails and Pipits)
Parulidae (New World Warblers)
Emberizidae (Buntings and New World Sparrows)
Icteridae (Troupials and Allies)
Fringillidae (Siskins, Crossbills, and Allies)
Passeridae (Old World Sparrows)

77 Species at Drawbridge, CA

Anatidae (Ducks, Geese, and Waterfowl)
Gadwall [58]
Mallard [63]
Ruddy Duck [17]
Podicipedidae (Grebes)
Eared Grebe [238]
Phalacrocoracidae (Cormorants and Shags)
Ardeidae (Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns)
Cathartidae (New World Vultures)
Accipitridae (Hawks, Eagles, and Kites)
Rallidae (Rails, Gallinules, and Coots)
Charadriidae (Plovers and Lapwings)
Killdeer [13]
Recurvirostridae (Stilts and Avocets)
Scolopacidae (Sandpipers and Allies)
Laridae (Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers)
Herring Gull [1318]
Columbidae (Pigeons and Doves)
Strigidae (Owls)
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 [16]
Troglodytidae (Wrens)
Marsh Wren [18]
Regulidae (Kinglets)
Mimidae (Mockingbirds and Thrashers)
Sturnidae (Starlings)
Motacillidae (Wagtails and Pipits)
Parulidae (New World Warblers)
Emberizidae (Buntings and New World Sparrows)
Icteridae (Troupials and Allies)
Fringillidae (Siskins, Crossbills, and Allies)
Passeridae (Old World Sparrows)

77 Species at Drawbridge, CA

Drawbridge
Gadwall [58]
Mallard [63]
Ruddy Duck [17]
Eared Grebe [238]
Herring Gull [1318]
Bushtit [16]
Marsh Wren [18]
Killdeer [13]

Trip Map

Trip Notes

We also recorded 200 Sandpiper sp., 200 Gull sp., and 150 Blackbird sp. Also saw Dowitcher sp.