Bird Roll Call: November 18, 2017

  • Accipier sp.2
  • American coot2
  • American crow
  • American goldfinch1
  • American kestrel2
  • American robin1
  • American tree sparrow2
  • American white pelican2
  • Black-capped chickadee<2/li>
  • Blue jay1
  • Brown creeper*2
  • Bufflehead*2
  • Canada goose2
  • Carolina wren1
  • Cedar waxwing (thiry-two)2
  • Common goldeneye2
  • Cowbird2
  • Dark-eyed junco1
  • Downy woodpecker1
  • Eastern bluebird2
  • European starling3
  • Great blue heron2
  • Herring gull*2
  • Hooded merganser (male and female)*2
  • Horned grebe*2
  • House finch1
  • House sparrow1
  • Mallard2
  • Mourning dove1
  • Northern cardinal1
  • Northern flicker1
  • Northern harrier2
  • Northern pintail2
  • Pied-billed grebe2
  • Red-bellied woodpecker1
  • Ring-billed gull
  • Rock pigeon3
  • Song sparrow2
  • Tufted titmouse2
  • Western grebe*2
  • Western meadowlark*2
  • White-throated sparrow1
  • Wild turkey*3
  • Yellow-rumped warbler2

Location — in my backyard, at Perry Lake, and driving to and from these locations. A single asterisk indicates first sighting.


1. Seen at home
2. Seen at Perry Lake
3. Seen while driving

My location notes for this roll call are incomplete. I didn’t gather that data at the time but have added what I remember about the locations for these sightings.