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  •  Reporting in for May (19+ / 0-)

    NE corner, Olympic Peninsula WA
    waterfront (rural >5 acres)
    60 species

    Last report from April 7 (in Taxonomic order)

    1    Brant - Branta bernicla              15 Feb  
    2    Canada Goose - Branta canadensis              29 Mar  
    3    Mallard - Anas platyrhynchos              15 Mar  
    4    Harlequin Duck - Histrionicus histrionicus              15 Mar  
    5    Surf Scoter - Melanitta perspicillata              30 Jan  
    6    Bufflehead - Bucephala albeola              04 Jan  
    7    Common Goldeneye - Bucephala clangula              04 Jan  
    8    Hooded Merganser - Lophodytes cucullatus              04 Jan  
    9    Common Merganser - Mergus merganser              04 Jan  
    10    Red-breasted Merganser - Mergus serrator              09 Feb  
    11    Common Loon - Gavia immer              04 Jan  
    12    Horned Grebe - Podiceps auritus              04 Jan  
    13    Western Grebe - Aechmophorus occidentalis              02 Jan  
    14    Double-crested Cormorant - Phalacrocorax auritus              03 Feb  
    15    Great Blue Heron - Ardea herodias              04 Jan  
    16    Sharp-shinned Hawk - Accipiter striatus              19 Mar  
    17    Cooper's Hawk - Accipiter cooperii              01 Mar  
    18    Bald Eagle - Haliaeetus leucocephalus              03 Jan  
    19    Red-tailed Hawk - Buteo jamaicensis              16 Jan  
    20    Mew Gull - Larus canus              25 Jan  
    21    Ring-billed Gull - Larus delawarensis              17 Jan  
    22    Herring Gull - Larus argentatus              04 Jan  
    23    Glaucous-winged Gull - Larus glaucescens              01 Jan  
    24    Common Murre - Uria aalge              02 Jan  
    25    Pigeon Guillemot - Cepphus columba              02 Jan  
    26    Marbled Murrelet - Brachyramphus marmoratus              22 Mar  
    27    Rhinoceros Auklet - Cerorhinca monocerata              18 Mar  
    28    Great Horned Owl - Bubo virginianus              27 Mar  (heard)
    29    Barred Owl - Strix varia              23 Feb  
    30    Northern Saw-whet Owl - Aegolius acadicus              30 Mar  (heard)
    31    Anna's Hummingbird - Calypte anna              01 Jan  
    32    Rufous Hummingbird - Selasphorus rufus              19 Mar  
    33    Belted Kingfisher - Megaceryle alcyon              04 Jan  
    34    Red-breasted Sapsucker - Sphyrapicus ruber              17 Feb  
    35    Downy Woodpecker - Picoides pubescens              01 Jan  
    36    Hairy Woodpecker - Picoides villosus              01 Jan  
    37    Northern Flicker - Colaptes auratus              18 Jan  
    38    Pileated Woodpecker - Dryocopus pileatus              04 Mar  
    39    Steller's Jay - Cyanocitta stelleri              04 Mar  
    40    American Crow - Corvus brachyrhynchos              07 Jan  
    41    Common Raven - Corvus corax              06 Jan  
    42    Chestnut-backed Chickadee - Poecile rufescens              01 Jan  
    43    Red-breasted Nuthatch - Sitta canadensis              01 Jan  
    44    Brown Creeper - Certhia americana              01 Jan  
    45    Pacific Wren - Troglodytes pacificus              01 Jan  
    46    Golden-crowned Kinglet - Regulus satrapa              01 Jan  
    47    Ruby-crowned Kinglet - Regulus calendula              07 Jan  
    48    American Robin - Turdus migratorius              01 Mar  
    49    Varied Thrush - Ixoreus naevius              22 Jan  
    50    Townsend's Warbler - Setophaga townsendi              01 Jan  
    51    Spotted Towhee - Pipilo maculatus              01 Jan  
    52    Song Sparrow - Melospiza melodia              01 Jan  
    53    Dark-eyed Junco - Junco hyemalis              01 Jan  
    54    Purple Finch - Haemorhous purpureus              06 Apr  
    55    Red Crossbill - Loxia curvirostra              07 Jan  
    56    Pine Siskin - Spinus pinus              22 Feb  

    New since last report (in chronological order)
    57    Band-tailed Pigeon - Patagioenas fasciata        11 Apr
    58    Evening Grosbeak - Coccothraustes vespertinus    17 Apr
    59    Wilson's Warbler - Cardellina pusilla    26 Apr
    60    Orange-crowned Warbler - Oreothlypis celata        01 May 2013

    Well-behaved women rarely make history - Laurel Thatcher Ulrich

    by Milly Watt on Sun May 05, 2013 at 08:20:34 AM PDT

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