Other Bird Species Sighted 2018

2018 – Bird Species observed around Fruitgrowers Reservoir

There is no particular process to this, other than I post what I see or what other reliable observers tell me.  It’s anecdotal, not systematic.

    • Canada Goose
    • Bald Eagle
    • Common Merganser
    • Ring-necked Pheasant
    • Mallard
    • Redhead
    • Northern Harrier
    • Great Blue Heron
    • Northern Pintail
    • Green-winged Teal
    • Western Meadowlark
    • Red-tailed Hawk
    • Red-winged Blackbird
    • Yellow-headed Blackbird (Feb 23 single bird flocking with R-w Blackbirds)
    • American Crow
    • Common  Raven
    • Black-billed Magpie
    • Ring-necked Duck
    • Cinnamon Teal
    • Belted Kingfisher
    • Mountain Bluebird
    • Common Goldeneye
    • Mourning Dove
    • Eurasian Collared-Dove
    • Starling
    • American Coot
    • Kestrel
    • Ferruginous Hawk
    • Double-crested Cormorant
    • Gadwall
    • Lewis’s Woodpecker
    • American Robin
    • Northern (Yellow-shafted) Flicker
    • American Wigeon
    • Golden Eagle
    • Snow Goose
    • Northern Shoveler
    • Yellowlegs (G. or L.?)
    • Osprey
    • Ruddy Duck
    • Ringed-bill Gull
    • Bonaparte’s Gull
    • American Avocet
    • Western Grebe
    • Western Scrub Jay [I guess we’re now supposed to call it Woodhouse’s instead of Western but I’ll need some time to adjust – I still tend to call House Sparrows English and Northern Harriers Marsh Hawks.]
    • Killdeer
    • Loggerhead Shrike
    • Song Sparrow
    • Franklin’s Gull
    • Pied-billed Grebe
    • Eared Grebe
    • Long-billed Curlew
    • Common Loon
    • Canvasback
    • White-faced Ibis
    • Clark’s Grebe
    • Turkey Vulture
    • White Pelican
    • Swallow (Sp.?)
    • Blue-winged Teal
    • Marbled Godwit
    • Great Egret
    • Willet
    • Wilson’s Phalarope
    • Common Tern
    • Dowitcher (Long-billed, I think)