Big Country Audubon Society

Sightings

October 22-23, 2006 – Lake Kirby

October 22, 2006

Best bird(s) of the day: Western and Horned Grebes

  • Horned Grebe, 3
  • Eared Grebe, 7
  • Western Grebe, 3
  • American White Pelican, 40
  • Gadwall
  • N Shoveler
  • Osprey, 1
  • American Avocet, 10
  • Least Sandpiper, 15

All sightings on the 22nd by Lorie Black

October 23, 2006

Best bird(s) of the day: Winter Wren

  • Eared Grebe, 5
  • Pied-billed Grebe, 6
  • American White Pelican, 60
  • Great Egret, 1
  • Great Blue Heron, 14
  • Gadwall, 7
  • Mallard, 2
  • Redhead, 19
  • Ruddy Duck, 7
  • Canvasback, 2
  • Lesser Scaup, 27
  • Cooper’s Hawk, 1
  • Red-tailed Hawk, 1
  • Osprey, 1
  • American Coot, 250+
  • Killdeer, 6
  • American Avocet, 8
  • Least Sandpiper, 12
  • Spotted Sandpiper, 4
  • Dowitcher sp., 12
  • Ring-billed Gull, 11
  • Mourning Dove, 12
  • Belted Kingfisher, 1
  • Ladder-backed Woodpecker, 1
  • Blue Jay, 1
  • Bewick’s Wren, 1
  • House Wren, 1
  • Winter Wren, 1 (fos)
  • Northern Mockingbird, 25
  • American Pipit, 2 (fos)
  • Orange-crowned Warbler, 5
  • Yellow-rumped Warbler, 7
  • Common Yellowthroat, 1
  • Spotted Towhee, 1
  • Lincoln’s Sparrow, 4
  • White-crowned Sparrow, 6 (fos)
  • Vesper Sparrow, 1
  • Northern Cardinal, 4
  • Red-winged Blackbird, 8
  • House Finch, 3

All sightings on the 23rd by Laura Packer