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Annual Bird List - 2017

Joy of joys, the year is started off with a wonderful treat in my own home state, a Great Gray Owl. I'd hoped to get in some birding while visiting family, both in Arizona, and Maryland but only managed some drive-by birding, and some done on my nephew's back porch. In August a Red-necked Stint (previous nemesis) showed up in Alameda. Hoping for a couple more 2017 lifers in Louisiana in November.
  1. Snow Goose
  2. Canada Goose
  3. Mute Swan
  4. Tundra Swan
  5. Gadwall
  6. American Wigeon
  7. Mallard
  8. Blue-winged Teal
  9. Cinnamon Teal
  10. Northern Shoveler
  11. Northern Pintail
  12. Green-winged Teal
  13. Ring-necked Duck
  14. Greater Scaup
  15. Bufflehead
  16. Ruddy Duck
  17. Ring-necked Pheasant
  18. Wild Turkey
  19. California Quail
  20. Gambel's Quail
  21. Common Loon
  22. Pied-billed Grebe
  23. Clark's Grebe
  24. Sooty Shearwater
  25. Brant's Cormorant
  26. Double-crested Cormorant
  27. Great Egret
  28. Snowy Egret
  29. White-faced Ibis
  30. Osprey
  31. Turkey Vulture
  32. White-tailed Kite
  33. Northern Harrier
  34. Cooper's Hawk
  35. Red-shouldered Hawk
  36. Red-tailed Hawk
  37. American Kestrel
  38. Peregrine Falcon
  39. American Coot
  40. Sandhill Crane
  41. Black-bellied Plover
  42. Semi-palmated Plover
  43. Killdeer
  44. Black-necked Stilt
  45. American Avocet'
  46. Greater Yellowlegs
  47. Willet
  48. Whimbrel
  49. Long-billed Curlew
  50. Marbled Godwit
  51. Sanderling
  52. Semipalmated Plover
  53. Western Sandpiper
  54. Red-necked Stint
  55. Least Sandpiper
  56. Dunlin
  57. Long-billed Dowitcher
  58. Red-necked Phalarope
  59. Ring-billed Gull
  60. California Gull
  61. Herring Gull
  62. Western Gull
  63. Foster's Tern
  64. Rock Pigeon
  65. Eurasian Collared-Dove
  66. White-winged Dove
  67. Mourning Dove
  68. Inca Dove
  69. Barn Owl (only heard... so far)
  70. Great-horned Owl
  71. Great Gray Owl
  72. Chimney Swift
  73. White-throated Swift
  74. Anna's Hummingbird
  75. Belted Kingfisher
  76. Acorn Woodpecker
  77. Northern Flicker
  78. Olive-sided Flycatcher
  79. Black Phoebe
  80. Steller's Jay
  81. California Scrub Jay
  82. Yellow-billed Magpie
  83. American Crow
  84. Common Raven
  85. Tree Swallow
  86. Violet-green Swallow
  87. Cliff Swallow
  88. Barn Swallow
  89. Oak Titmouse
  90. Bushtit
  91. Bewick's Wren
  92. Ruby-crowned Kinglet
  93. Western Bluebird
  94. American Robin
  95. Swainson's Thrush
  96. Gray Catbird
  97. Northern Mockingbird
  98. Eurasian Starling
  99. American Pipit
  100. Curve-billed Thrasher
  101. Cedar Waxwing
  102. Yellow-rumped Warbler
  103. Spotted Towhee
  104. California Towhee
  105. Savannah Sparrow
  106. White-crowned Sparrow
  107. Dark-eyed Junco
  108. Northern Cardinal
  109. Black-headed Grosbeak
  110. Red-winged Blackbird
  111. Tricolor-winged Blackbird
  112. Western Meadowlark
  113. Brewer's Blackbird
  114. Great-tailed Grackle
  115. House Finch
  116. Lesser Goldfinch
  117. American Goldfinch
  118. House Sparrow
  119. Eurasian Starling
Great Gray Owl - Jan 1, 2017
Arcata, California, Humboldt County
Red-necked Stint - Aug 10, 2017
Alameda County, California

And in other lands...

Scotland, U.K. & Iceland
  1. Graylag Goose
  2. Pink-footed Goose (Iceland)
  3. Barnacle Goose (Iceland)
  4. Whooper Swan
  5. Mallard  
  6. Tufted Duck (Iceland)
  7. Common Eider (Iceland)
  8. Red-breasted Merganser 
  9. Horned Grebe (Iceland only)
  10. Red-legged Partridge (Scotland)
  11. Ring-necked Pheasant (Scotland)
  12. Red-throated Loon
  13. Northern Fulmar 
  14. Gray Heron (Scotland)
  15. Eurasian Oystercatcher 
  16. Common Redshank 
  17. Black-tailed Godwit (Iceland)
  18. Common Snipe (Iceland)
  19. Northern Lapwing 
  20. Common Ringed Plover
  21. European Golden-Plover (Iceland)
  22. Eurasian Curlew (Iceland)
  23. Ruddy Turnstone 
  24. Common Murre 
  25. Atlantic Puffin (Scotland)
  26. Black-headed Gull
  27. Herring Gull
  28. Iceland Gull (Iceland)
  29. Lesser Black-backed Gull 
  30. Rock Pigeon 
  31. Common Wood-Pigeon (Scotland)
  32. Eurasian Collared-Dove (Scotland)
  33. Eurasian Magpie (Scotland)
  34. Eurasian Jackdaw (Scotland)
  35. Rook (Scotland)
  36. Carrion Crow
  37. Hooded Crow 
  38. Common Raven 
  39. Coal Tit (Scotland)
  40. Eurasian Blue Tit (Scotland)
  41. Great Tit (Scotland)
  42. European Robin  (Scotland)
  43. Eurasian Blackbird (Scotland)
  44. Redwing (Iceland)
  45. European Starling 
  46. White Wagtail
  47. Meadow Pipit 
  48. Common Chaffinch (Scotland)
  49. European Greenfinch (Scotland)
  50. House Sparrow



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