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1977-05-02: CA: Palo Alto Baylands

@PAB: Palo Alto Baylands
Dowitcher, Short-billed @Palo Alto Baylands
1977-05-02-0029
Dowitcher, Long-billed @Palo Alto Baylands
1977-05-02-0021

1977-05-04: CA: PAC; Fairchild; PAB

@day: PAC; Fairchild; PAB
Gadwall @PAC; Fairchild; PAB
Duck, Ruddy @PAC; Fairchild; PAB
Pheasant, Ring-necked @PAC; Fairchild; PAB
Cormorant, Brandt's @PAC; Fairchild; PAB
Heron, Great Blue @PAC; Fairchild; PAB
Coot, American @PAC; Fairchild; PAB
Avocet, American @PAC; Fairchild; PAB
Sandpiper, Western @PAC; Fairchild; PAB
Dowitcher, Short-billed @PAC; Fairchild; PAB
Dowitcher, Long-billed @PAC; Fairchild; PAB
Gull, Ring-billed @PAC; Fairchild; PAB
Gull, California @PAC; Fairchild; PAB
Tern, Forster's @PAC; Fairchild; PAB
Dove, Rock @PAC; Fairchild; PAB
Dove, Mourning @PAC; Fairchild; PAB
Jay, Steller's @PAC; Fairchild; PAB
scrub-jay sp. @PAC; Fairchild; PAB
Crow, Common @PAC; Fairchild; PAB
Swallow, Cliff @PAC; Fairchild; PAB
Swallow, Barn @PAC; Fairchild; PAB
Bushtit, Common @PAC; Fairchild; PAB
Mockingbird @PAC; Fairchild; PAB
Starling, European @PAC; Fairchild; PAB
Towhee, California @PAC; Fairchild; PAB
Sparrow, Song @PAC; Fairchild; PAB
Blackbird, Red-winged @PAC; Fairchild; PAB
Blackbird, Brewer's @PAC; Fairchild; PAB
Finch, House @PAC; Fairchild; PAB
Goldfinch, Lesser @PAC; Fairchild; PAB
Sparrow, House @PAC; Fairchild; PAB

1977-05-12: CA: Palo Alto Baylands

@PAB: Palo Alto Baylands
Tern, Forster's @Palo Alto Baylands
1977-05-12-00111977-05-12-0019
Photos with a Novoflex 600mm lens.

1977-05-14: CA: Stevens Creek (Phil Hand trip)

@day: Stevens Creek (Phil Hand trip)
Hawk, Sharp-shinned @Stevens Creek (Phil Hand trip)
Tern, Caspian @Stevens Creek (Phil Hand trip)
Hummingbird, Rufous @Stevens Creek (Phil Hand trip)
Hummingbird, Allen's @Stevens Creek (Phil Hand trip)
Flycatcher, Ash-throated @Stevens Creek (Phil Hand trip)
Vireo, Hutton's @Stevens Creek (Phil Hand trip)
Swallow, Violet-green @Stevens Creek (Phil Hand trip)
Thrush, Swainson's @Stevens Creek (Phil Hand trip)
Tanager, Western @Stevens Creek (Phil Hand trip)
Grosbeak, Black-headed @Stevens Creek (Phil Hand trip)
Bunting, Lazuli @Stevens Creek (Phil Hand trip)
1977-05-14-0021

1977-05-17: CA: PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC

@day: PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Gadwall @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Mallard @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Teal, Cinnamon @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Shoveler, Northern @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Pintail, Common @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Scaup, Greater @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Duck, Ruddy @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Quail, California @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Heron, Great Blue @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Egret, Snowy @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Vulture, Turkey @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Coot, American @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Killdeer @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Stilt, Black-necked @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Avocet, American @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Dowitcher, Long-billed @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Phalarope, Northern @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Gull, Ring-billed @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Tern, Forster's @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Dove, Rock @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Dove, Mourning @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Swift, White-throated @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Hummingbird, Anna's @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Hummingbird, Allen's @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Woodpecker, Acorn @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Phoebe, Black @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Jay, Steller's @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
scrub-jay sp. @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Crow, Common @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Swallow, Violet-green @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Swallow, Cliff @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Swallow, Barn @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Chickadee, Chestnut-backed @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Bushtit, Common @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Wrentit @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Robin, American @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Mockingbird @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Thrasher, California @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Starling, European @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Waxwing, Cedar @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Warbler, Orange-crowned @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Towhee, Rufous-sided @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Towhee, California @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Sparrow, Song @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Junco, Dark-eyed @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Grosbeak, Black-headed @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Blackbird, Red-winged @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Meadowlark, Western @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Blackbird, Brewer's @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Cowbird, Brown-headed @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Finch, House @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Goldfinch, American @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC
Sparrow, House @PAFB; Stevens Creek; Stanford; PAFB; PAC

1977-05-18: CA: Palo Alto Flood Basin

@PAFB: Palo Alto Flood Basin
Phalarope, Red-necked @Palo Alto Flood Basin
1977-05-18-0020
Tern, Forster's @Palo Alto Flood Basin
1977-05-18-0015

1977-05-19: CA: Palo Alto Flood Basin

@PAFB: Palo Alto Flood Basin
Teal, Cinnamon @Palo Alto Flood Basin
1977-05-19-0003
Teal, Green-Winged @Palo Alto Flood Basin
1977-05-19-0029
Kite, White-tailed @Palo Alto Flood Basin
1977-05-19-0021
A typical scene from the Flood Basin.
Coot, American @Palo Alto Flood Basin
Breeding: With a young chick.
1977-05-19-0012
Killdeer @Palo Alto Flood Basin
Breeding: Broken-wing act indicates probable nesting.
1977-05-19-0006
dowitcher sp. @Palo Alto Flood Basin
See photo under Green-winged Teal.

1977-05-20: CA: Stevens Creek; PAFB

@day: Stevens Creek; PAFB
Gadwall @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Mallard @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Teal, Cinnamon @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Shoveler, Northern @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Pintail, Common @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Scaup, Greater @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Duck, Ruddy @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Quail, California @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Pheasant, Ring-necked @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Heron, Great Blue @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Egret, Great @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Egret, Snowy @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Kite, White-tailed @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Hawk, Sharp-shinned @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Coot, American @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Killdeer @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Stilt, Black-necked @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Avocet, American @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Dowitcher, Long-billed @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Phalarope, Northern @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Gull, Bonaparte's @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Gull, Ring-billed @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Gull, Western @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Tern, Forster's @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Dove, Mourning @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Hummingbird, Allen's @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Woodpecker, Nuttall's @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Flycatcher, Olive-sided @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Phoebe, Black @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Jay, Steller's @Stevens Creek; PAFB
scrub-jay sp. @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Crow, Common @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Swallow, Violet-green @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Swallow, Cliff @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Swallow, Barn @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Chickadee, Chestnut-backed @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Titmouse, Oak @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Bushtit @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Creeper, Brown @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Wrentit @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Robin, American @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Starling, European @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Warbler, Orange-crowned @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Warbler, Yellow @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Towhee, Rufous-sided @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Towhee, California @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Sparrow, Song @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Junco, Dark-eyed @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Grosbeak, Black-headed @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Bunting, Lazuli @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Blackbird, Red-winged @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Meadowlark, Western @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Blackbird, Brewer's @Stevens Creek; PAFB
Finch, House @Stevens Creek; PAFB

1977-05-21: CA: Audubon Canyon Ranch

@ACR: Audubon Canyon Ranch
My written field notes do not mention this date and location, but the photos clearly show the view of the heronry from the ridge trail on the north.
Heron, Great Blue # @Audubon Canyon Ranch
Egret, Great # @Audubon Canyon Ranch
1977-05-21-00071977-05-21-0027

1977-05-22: CA: PAFB (Chandik)

@day: PAFB (Chandik)
Swallow, Rough-winged @PAFB (Chandik)

1977-05-24: CA: Stevens Creek

@day: Stevens Creek
Quail, California @Stevens Creek
1977-05-24-0010
Vulture, Turkey @Stevens Creek
Hawk, Red-tailed @Stevens Creek
Tern, Caspian @Stevens Creek
Dove, Mourning @Stevens Creek
Swift, White-throated @Stevens Creek
Hummingbird, Anna's @Stevens Creek
Hummingbird, Allen's @Stevens Creek
Woodpecker, Acorn @Stevens Creek
Woodpecker, Hairy @Stevens Creek
1977-05-24-0003
Flicker, Common @Stevens Creek
Flycatcher, Olive-sided @Stevens Creek
1977-05-24-0014
Pewee, Western @Stevens Creek
Flycatcher, Ash-throated @Stevens Creek
Jay, Steller's @Stevens Creek
scrub-jay sp. @Stevens Creek
Swallow, Violet-green @Stevens Creek
Swallow, Cliff @Stevens Creek
Chickadee, Chestnut-backed @Stevens Creek
Titmouse, Oak @Stevens Creek
1977-05-24-0024
Bushtit @Stevens Creek
Wrentit @Stevens Creek
Thrush, Swainson's @Stevens Creek
Starling, European @Stevens Creek
Warbler, Orange-crowned @Stevens Creek
1977-05-24-0032
Warbler, Yellow @Stevens Creek
Towhee, Rufous-sided @Stevens Creek
Towhee, California @Stevens Creek
Sparrow, Song @Stevens Creek
Junco, Dark-eyed @Stevens Creek
Grosbeak, Black-headed @Stevens Creek
Finch, House @Stevens Creek
Goldfinch, American @Stevens Creek

1977-05-27: CA: Stevens Creek

@day: Stevens Creek
Flycatcher, Ash-throated @Stevens Creek
Gnatcatcher, Blue-gray @Stevens Creek
1977-05-27-0032

1977-05-30: CA: PAB

@day: PAB
Mallard @PAB
Pintail, Common @PAB
Scaup, Greater @PAB
Duck, Ruddy @PAB
Egret, Snowy @PAB
Night-Heron, Black-crowned @PAB
Hawk, Marsh 
♀ @PAB
1977-05-30-00181977-05-30-0006
In the second photo, she is carrying a mouse in her talons.
♂ @PAB
1977-05-30-0029
Coot, American @PAB
Killdeer @PAB
Stilt, Black-necked i @PAB
1977-05-30a0029
Gull, Ring-billed @PAB
Tern, Forster's @PAB
Dove, Rock @PAB
Dove, Mourning @PAB
Owl, Burrowing @PAB
Swallow, Cliff @PAB
Swallow, Barn @PAB
Robin, American @PAB
Starling, European @PAB
Sparrow, Song @PAB
1977-05-30-0035
Blackbird, Red-winged @PAB
Blackbird, Brewer's @PAB
Sparrow, House @PAB

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