Subject: [Tweeters] Census Count: Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge,
Date: Jun 1 17:59:44 2014
From: ErikKnight05 at gmail.com - ErikKnight05 at gmail.com


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Date: June 1, 2014

Location: Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Clark County, Washington



Wind direction: Variable

Prevailing wind speed: 1-5 km/h gusting to: 6-11 km/h

Percentage of sky covered by clouds: 0%

Precipitation: none



from 10:49AM to 4:18PM.



Birds seen (in taxonomic order):



Canada Goose 55 [1]

Wood Duck 30

Gadwall 40

American Wigeon 5

Mallard 180

Cinnamon Teal 22

Northern Shoveler 2

Redhead 1 [2]

Ruddy Duck 1

Pied-billed Grebe 7

Double-crested Cormorant 1

American Bittern 3

Great Blue Heron 9

Great Egret 3

Turkey Vulture 3

Osprey 2

Bald Eagle 7 [3]

Northern Harrier 2

American Kestrel 2

Peregrine Falcon 1 [4]

Virginia Rail 7

Sora 5

American Coot 20

Common Snipe 3

Black Tern 2 [5]

Mourning Dove 6

Great Horned Owl 1

Vaux's Swift 5

Anna's Hummingbird 1

Rufous Hummingbird 2

Belted Kingfisher 3

Red-breasted Sapsucker 1

Downy Woodpecker 1

Northern Flicker 3

Pileated Woodpecker 1

Western Wood-Pewee 7

Willow Flycatcher 4

Pacific-slope Flycatcher 1

Steller's Jay 4

Western Scrub-Jay 6

American Crow 3

Purple Martin 4

Tree Swallow 50

Cliff Swallow 5

Barn Swallow 15

Black-capped Chickadee 6

Bushtit 4

Red-breasted Nuthatch 1

White-breasted Nuthatch 1

Brown Creeper 1

Bewick's Wren 10

House Wren 6

Marsh Wren 12

Swainson's Thrush 6

American Robin 14

European Starling 30

Cedar Waxwing 30

Orange-crowned Warbler 3

Yellow Warbler 8

Common Yellowthroat 30

Western Tanager 1

Spotted Towhee 20

Savannah Sparrow 4

Song Sparrow 38

Black-headed Grosbeak 18

Lazuli Bunting 4

Red-winged Blackbird 75

Yellow-headed Blackbird 4

Brown-headed Cowbird 6

Purple Finch 1

American Goldfinch 20

Evening Grosbeak 2



Footnotes:



[1] adults & 40 goslings

[2] male, Canvasback Lake

[3] 4 adults, 2nd year bird, juveniles

[4] Kiwa Trail

[5] Rest Lake



Total number of species seen: 72