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1977-11-04: CA: Palo Alto Baylands

@PAB: Palo Alto Baylands
Sparrow, White-crowned @Palo Alto Baylands
Vivitar 400mm, f/8, 1/500.

1977-11-10: CA: Pt Reyes

@BL: Bolinas Lagoon
@FD: Point Reyes: Fish Docks
@Lim: Limantour Estero
@MR: Point Reyes: Mendoza Ranch pond
@PRBO: Point Reyes Bird Observatory: Palomarin
@SPT: Samuel P. Taylor State Park
@SU: Stanford
@TB: Point Reyes: Tomales Bay
@day: Pt Reyes
Wigeon, American @Point Reyes: Mendoza Ranch pond
Pintail, Common @Pt Reyes
Teal, Green-Winged @Point Reyes: Mendoza Ranch pond
Scaup, Lesser 
# @Point Reyes: Tomales Bay
# @Point Reyes: Fish Docks
Scoter, Surf 
# @Point Reyes: Tomales Bay
# @Bolinas Lagoon
# @Point Reyes: Fish Docks
Scoter, White-winged 1♂ @Point Reyes: Tomales Bay
Scoter, Black @Point Reyes: Fish Docks
5♂ @Point Reyes: Fish Docks
2♀ @Point Reyes: Fish Docks
# @Bolinas Lagoon
# @Point Reyes: Fish Docks
Merganser, Red-breasted 1 @Point Reyes: Fish Docks
Duck, Ruddy @Pt Reyes
Quail, California @Stanford
Loon, Red-throated 
1-2 @Point Reyes: Fish Docks
1 @Point Reyes: Tomales Bay
Loon, Pacific 1 @Point Reyes: Fish Docks
Loon, Common 2 @Point Reyes: Fish Docks
Grebe, Horned 1 @Point Reyes: Fish Docks
Grebe, Eared 
1 @Bolinas Lagoon
1 @Point Reyes: Fish Docks
Grebe, Western 
@Point Reyes: Fish Docks
@Bolinas Lagoon
Cormorant, Double-crested 
# @Point Reyes: Tomales Bay
# @Point Reyes: Fish Docks
Pelican, Brown 
1 @Point Reyes: Tomales Bay
1 @Point Reyes: Fish Docks
Heron, Great Blue @Pt Reyes
Egret, Great 
@Point Reyes: Tomales Bay
@Bolinas Lagoon
Egret, Snowy 
@Bolinas Lagoon
@Pt Reyes
Foster City.
Vulture, Turkey @Pt Reyes
Hawk, Sharp-shinned 1 @Samuel P. Taylor State Park
Hawk, Red-shouldered @Pt Reyes
Near McClure's beach turnoff.
Hawk, Red-tailed @Pt Reyes
Hawk, Rough-legged 6 @Pt Reyes
From Point Reyes Lighthouse to the Drakes Bearch cutoff.
Life bird.
Kestrel, American # @Pt Reyes
Killdeer @Pt Reyes
Yellowlegs, Greater @Limantour Estero
Willet @Point Reyes: Tomales Bay
Godwit, Marbled @Limantour Estero
Sandpiper, Least @Limantour Estero
Behavior: Ground-feeding in pickleweed.
Dunlin @Pt Reyes
dowitcher sp. @Limantour Estero
Gull, Heermann's @Pt Reyes
Gull, Ring-billed @Pt Reyes
Gull, Western @Pt Reyes
Gull, California @Pt Reyes
Gull, Glaucous-winged @Pt Reyes
Tern, Forster's @Pt Reyes
Dove, Rock @Pt Reyes
Dove, Mourning @Pt Reyes
Hummingbird, Anna's @Point Reyes Bird Observatory: Palomarin
Palomarin feeders.
Kingfisher, Belted 
@Bolinas Lagoon
@Point Reyes: Fish Docks
Vocalizations: Heard only.
Woodpecker, Acorn @Stanford
Flicker, Common # @Pt Reyes
Phoebe, Black @Point Reyes: Fish Docks
Shrike, Loggerhead @Pt Reyes
Vireo, Hutton's @Pt Reyes
Jay, Steller's @Pt Reyes
scrub-jay sp. @Pt Reyes
Crow, Common @Pt Reyes
Raven, Common @Pt Reyes
Bushtit, Common @Pt Reyes
Wrentit @Pt Reyes
Bluebird, Western @Pt Reyes
Robin, American @Pt Reyes
Mockingbird @Pt Reyes
Starling, European @Pt Reyes
Warbler, Orange-crowned @Pt Reyes
Warbler, Townsend's @Pt Reyes
Life bird.
Towhee, California @Pt Reyes
Sparrow, Savannah @Pt Reyes
Sparrow, Song @Pt Reyes
Sparrow, White-crowned @Pt Reyes
Meadowlark, Western @Pt Reyes
Blackbird, Brewer's @Pt Reyes
Finch, House @Pt Reyes
Sparrow, House @Pt Reyes

1977-11-12: CA: Palo Alto

@PAB: Palo Alto Baylands
@SU: Stanford
@day: Palo Alto
@p3101: Palo Alto: 3101#22 Middlefield Road
Route Tide 6.6 at Baylands.
Gadwall @Palo Alto Baylands
Wigeon, American @Palo Alto Baylands
Mallard @Palo Alto Baylands
Teal, Blue-winged @Palo Alto Baylands
Teal, Cinnamon @Palo Alto Baylands
Shoveler, Northern @Palo Alto Baylands
Pintail, Common @Palo Alto Baylands
Teal, Green-Winged @Palo Alto Baylands
Duck, Ruddy @Palo Alto Baylands
Quail, California @Stanford
Grebe, Western @Palo Alto Baylands
Cormorant, Double-crested @Palo Alto Baylands
Pelican, Brown 3 @Palo Alto Baylands
Flying over the bay.
Heron, Great Blue @Palo Alto Baylands
Egret, Great @Palo Alto Baylands
Egret, Snowy @Palo Alto Baylands
Night-Heron, Black-crowned @Palo Alto Baylands
Kite, White-tailed @Palo Alto Baylands
Rail, Clapper @Palo Alto Baylands
Rail, Virginia @Palo Alto Baylands
Sora @Palo Alto Baylands
Coot, American @Palo Alto Baylands
Stilt, Black-necked @Palo Alto Baylands
Willet @Palo Alto Baylands
Godwit, Marbled @Palo Alto Baylands
Sandpiper, Least @Palo Alto Baylands
Dunlin @Palo Alto Baylands
dowitcher sp. @Palo Alto Baylands
Snipe, Common @Palo Alto Baylands
Gull, Ring-billed @Palo Alto Baylands
Gull, California @Palo Alto Baylands
Gull, Glaucous-winged @Palo Alto Baylands
Tern, Forster's @Palo Alto Baylands
Dove, Mourning @Palo Alto Baylands
Hummingbird, Anna's @Palo Alto: 3101#22 Middlefield Road
scrub-jay sp. @Stanford
Wren, Long-billed Marsh @Palo Alto Baylands
Starling, European @Palo Alto Baylands
Pipit, Water @Palo Alto Baylands
Yellowthroat, Common @Palo Alto Baylands
Towhee, California @Palo Alto Baylands
Sparrow, Savannah @Palo Alto Baylands
Sparrow, Song @Palo Alto Baylands
Sparrow, White-crowned @Palo Alto Baylands
Meadowlark, Western @Palo Alto Baylands
Blackbird, Brewer's @Palo Alto Baylands
Finch, House @Palo Alto Baylands
Sparrow, House @Palo Alto Baylands

1977-11-17: CA: San Francisco; Oakland

@DB: Dumbarton Bridge
@GGP: San Francisco: Golden Gate Park
@LM: Oakland: Lake Merritt
@day: San Francisco; Oakland
Goose, Greater White-fronted @San Francisco; Oakland
Goose, Snow @San Francisco; Oakland
Goose, Ross' @San Francisco; Oakland
Goose, Canada @San Francisco; Oakland
Swan, Tundra @San Francisco; Oakland
Duck, Mandarin  [uncountable] @San Francisco; Oakland
Tame bird.
Wigeon, American @San Francisco; Oakland
Mallard @San Francisco; Oakland
Pintail, Common @San Francisco; Oakland
Canvasback @San Francisco; Oakland
Scaup, Greater @San Francisco; Oakland
Scaup, Lesser @San Francisco; Oakland
Scoter, Surf @San Francisco; Oakland
Bufflehead @San Francisco; Oakland
Goldeneye, Common @San Francisco; Oakland
Goldeneye, Barrow's 3 @San Francisco; Oakland
Duck, Ruddy @San Francisco; Oakland
Grebe, Pied-billed @San Francisco; Oakland
Grebe, Horned @San Francisco; Oakland
Grebe, Eared @San Francisco; Oakland
Grebe, Western @San Francisco; Oakland
Cormorant, Double-crested @San Francisco; Oakland
Pelican, White @San Francisco; Oakland
Pelican, Brown @San Francisco; Oakland
Egret, Great @San Francisco; Oakland
Egret, Snowy @San Francisco; Oakland
Night-Heron, Black-crowned @San Francisco; Oakland
Coot, American @San Francisco; Oakland
Stilt, Black-necked @San Francisco; Oakland
sandpiper sp. @San Francisco; Oakland
Willet @San Francisco; Oakland
dowitcher sp. @San Francisco; Oakland
Gull, Bonaparte's @San Francisco; Oakland
Gull, Mew @San Francisco; Oakland
Gull, Ring-billed @San Francisco; Oakland
Gull, Western @San Francisco; Oakland
Gull, California @San Francisco; Oakland
Gull, Glaucous-winged @San Francisco; Oakland
Dove, Rock @San Francisco; Oakland
Dove, Mourning @San Francisco; Oakland
Hummingbird, Anna's @San Francisco; Oakland
Flicker, Red-shafted @San Francisco; Oakland
Vireo, Hutton's @San Francisco; Oakland
scrub-jay sp. @San Francisco; Oakland
Chickadee, Chestnut-backed @San Francisco; Oakland
Robin, American @San Francisco; Oakland
Towhee, Rufous-sided @San Francisco; Oakland
Sparrow, Fox @San Francisco; Oakland
Sparrow, White-crowned @San Francisco; Oakland
Sparrow, Golden-crowned @San Francisco; Oakland
Blackbird, Red-winged @San Francisco; Oakland
Blackbird, Brewer's @San Francisco; Oakland
Sparrow, House @San Francisco; Oakland

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