Sunday, January 06, 2013

Today's Birds

Reported by Ardith Bondi

Northern Flicker
Photo by LLOYD SPITALNIK --- 2008

Other observers: Alice Deutsch, Sally Weiner, Susan Schulz 

Most of the water birds were observed on the Reservoir.

Common Loon (southern portion of Reservoir)
Double-crested Cormorant (1 flyover - Reservoir)
Canada Goose
Wood Duck
American Black Duck
Northern Shoveler
Hooded Merganser
Ruddy Duck
Red-tailed Hawk - several
American Coot
Rock Pigeon
Mourning Dove
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
Downy Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker (near the Upper Lobe)
Northern Flicker
Blue Jay
American Crow
Black-capped Chickadee
Tufted Titmouse
White-breasted Nuthatch (very common bird today)
Hermit Thrush
American Robin
European Starling
White-throated Sparrow
Dark-eyed Junco
Northern Cardinal
Red-winged Blackbird (fem)
Common Grackle
House Finch
American Goldfinch
House Sparrow