[Tweeters] Census Count: Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Clark County, Washington on April 30, 2017

ErikKnight05 at gmail.com ErikKnight05 at gmail.com
Sun Apr 30 16:06:54 PDT 2017


This report was mailed for Erik Knight by http://birdnotes.net

Date: April 30, 2017
Location: Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Clark County, Washington

Wind direction: W
Prevailing wind speed: 1-5 km/h gusting to: 6-11 km/h
Percentage of sky covered by clouds: 40%
Precipitation: none

from 11:19AM to 4:15PM.

Birds seen (in taxonomic order):

Canada Goose 80
Tundra Swan 1
Wood Duck 1
Gadwall 96
American Wigeon 16
Mallard 52
Cinnamon Teal 13
Northern Shoveler 90
Green-Winged Teal 17
Canvasback 2
Redhead 4 [1]
Ring-necked Duck 26
Lesser Scaup 8
Bufflehead 12
Ruddy Duck 4
Pied-billed Grebe 6
Great Blue Heron 6
Great Egret 1
Turkey Vulture 9
Osprey 5
Bald Eagle 6 [2]
Northern Harrier 1
Red-tailed Hawk 5
Golden Eagle 1 [3]
Virginia Rail 2
Sora 7
American Coot 137
Common Snipe 4
Mourning Dove 2
Anna's Hummingbird 1
Downy Woodpecker 1
Northern Flicker 3
Pileated Woodpecker 2
Steller's Jay 1
Western Scrub-Jay 3
American Crow 1
Common Raven 2 [4]
Purple Martin 4
Tree Swallow 150
Violet-green Swallow 80
Cliff Swallow 30
Barn Swallow 50
Black-capped Chickadee 6
Chestnut-backed Chickadee 2
Red-breasted Nuthatch 1
Brown Creeper 1
Bewick's Wren 5
House Wren 1
Marsh Wren 4
American Robin 10
European Starling 62
Orange-crowned Warbler 9
Nashville Warbler 2
Yellow-rumped Warbler 60
Black-throated Gray Warbler 1
Common Yellowthroat 14
Wilson's Warbler 1
Spotted Towhee 4
Savannah Sparrow 2
Song Sparrow 10
Golden-crowned Sparrow 3
Red-winged Blackbird 35
Yellow-headed Blackbird 3
Brown-headed Cowbird 3
Purple Finch 1
House Finch 2

Footnotes:

[1] Canvasback Lake
[2] 3 adults, 3rd year bird, juveniles
[3] juvenile seen over Carty Unit
[4] observation blind parking area

Total number of species seen: 66





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