Big Country Audubon Society

Sightings

March 28, 2009 – Lake Kirby

Highlights:

  • Black-bellied Plover
  • Black-necked Stilt
  • Western Sandpiper
  • Bonaparte’s Gull
  • Franklin’s Gull
  • Forster’s Tern
  • Tree Swallow
  • Lark Bunting

Complete List:

  • Gadwall  – 28
  • American Wigeon – 2
  • Mallard – 4
  • Blue-winged Teal – 9
  • Northern Shoveler – 15
  • Green-winged Teal – 4
  • Pied-billed Grebe – 2
  • Eared Grebe – 1
  • American White Pelican – 40
  • Double-crested Cormorant –  8
  • Great Blue Heron –  3
  • Turkey Vulture – 1
  • Common Moorhen – 1
  • American Coot – 200
  • Black-bellied Plover – 1
  • Killdeer – 12
  • Black-necked Stilt – 1
  • Spotted Sandpiper – 1
  • Greater Yellowlegs – 4
  • Western Sandpiper – 6
  • Least Sandpiper – 53
  • Long-billed Dowitcher – 25
  • Bonaparte’s Gull –  5
  • Franklin’s Gull – 5
  • Ring-billed Gull – 41
  • Forster’s Tern – 12
  • Rock Pigeon – 20
  • Mourning Dove –  8
  • Tree Swallow – 1
  • Barn Swallow – 75
  • Bewick’s Wren – 1
  • Northern Mockingbird – 4
  • Curve-billed Thrasher – 1
  • American Pipit – 1
  • Orange-crowned Warbler – 4
  • Yellow-rumped Warbler – 10
  • Chipping Sparrow –  8
  • Clay-colored Sparrow – 20
  • Vesper Sparrow – 7
  • Lark Bunting – 10
  • Lincoln’s Sparrow – 1
  • White-crowned Sparrow –  6
  • Northern Cardinal – 2
  • Red-winged Blackbird – 100
  • Common Grackle –  52
  • Great-tailed Grackle –  12

Sightings by Lorie Black, Kathy Hampton, Dan Symonds, Charline Wheeler, and Linda White