May 26, 2018 Monte Vista NWR Bird Count

Monte Vista  NWR Tour Loop & 8 S pullout

Observers: Carol Bernardin, Deb Callahan, Laura Conchelos, Lisa Clements,  Jenny Nehring, Jan Oen, Brian Underwood, Diane Underwood, Mary Van Pelt

Number of Species: 53
Date: May 26, 2018, at 7:45 AM
Location: Auto Tour Loop and 8s pullout

Canada Goose 3
Blue-winged Teal 2
Cinnamon Teal 5
Northern Shoveler 2
Gadwall 6
Green-winged Teal 20
Redhead 6
Lesser Scaup 5
Ruddy Duck 8
Pied-billed Grebe 1
American Bittern 1
Snowy Egret 2
Black-crowned Night-Heron 2
White-faced Ibis 22
Swainson’s Hawk 2
Red-tailed Hawk 1
Sora 2
American Coot 20
American Avocet 4
Killdeer 1
Wilson’s Snipe 4
Wilson’s Phalarope 10
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) 2
Eurasian Collared-Dove 4
Mourning Dove 3
Great Horned Owl 2
Peregrine Falcon 1
Western Wood-Pewee 1
Western Kingbird 2
Black-billed Magpie 4
Common Raven 5
Tree Swallow 6
Violet-green Swallow 2
Barn Swallow 2
Cliff Swallow 4
Marsh Wren 5
Mountain Bluebird 1
Swainson’s Thrush 1
Northern Mockingbird 2
European Starling 2
Common Yellowthroat 2
Yellow Warbler 2
White-crowned Sparrow 2
Vesper Sparrow 2
Savannah Sparrow 1
Song Sparrow 2
Yellow-headed Blackbird 10
Western Meadowlark 6
Bullock’s Oriole 1
Red-winged Blackbird 7
Brewer’s Blackbird 2
Common Grackle 2
House Finch 4
House Sparrow 4