Zenfolio | sonny mencher | Christmas Bird Count- Redwood Shores 122113

One of many Christmas Bird Counts. This being part of the Crystal Springs Count Circle coordinated by the Sequoia Audubon Society. Our team covered Redwood Shores in Redwood City, San Mateo County CA. We had a total of 98 species during our 8 hours of counting.

Overall number of species was about average for this area, however number of individual birds was way down.

The species seen in the entire circle was 200. Should keep us in our usual position - being in the top 10 count circles nation wide
Canada GeeseSunrise -near soccer fieldsBarnyard DuckGull with mealGreat Blue HeronMallard - with hybridFox SparrowAnna's HummingbirdGolden Crowned SparrowEurasial collared Dove,Eurasian Wigeon + Green Winged TealsGreen winged TeaNorthern ShovelerPeregrine FalconEared GrebeGreat Blue HeronBelted KingfisherHouse FinchHouse FinchRed breasted Merganser