Wednesday, January 09, 2008

El Cerrito Hillside Natural Area, January list

I've decided to have one post per month for this list, and add things to the existing list as I see them. Here is the January list. 44 species are listed at present.

Western Scrub-Jay
Stellar's Jay
American Crow
Northern Raven
added Jan 15th: Hutton's Vireo
Black Phoebe
Yellow-rumped Warblers
added Jan 15th: Townsend's Warbler
Bewick's Wren
Chestnut-backed Chickadee
added Jan 22nd: Oak Titmouse
House Sparrow
Ruby-Crowned Kinglet
Golden-Crowned Kinglet
American Robin
Bush Tit
Hermit Thrush
Northern Mockingbird
White-crowned Sparrow
Golden-crowned Sparrow
added Jan 15th: Song Sparrow
Spotted Towhee
California Towhee
Dark-eyed Junco
Cedar Waxwing
American Goldfinch
added Jan 14th: Lesser Goldfinch
House Finch
Cooper's Hawk
Red Tailed Hawk
American Kestrel
Great Horned Owl
Red-breasted Nuthatch
Downy Woodpecker
Red-shafted Flicker
Red-breasted Sapsucker
added Jan 15th: Nuttall's Woodpecker
Anna's Hummingbird
Turkey Vulture
American Coot
added Jan. 27th Double-crested Cormorant
Rock Pigeon
Mourning Dove

Eastern Fox Squirrel (Sciurus niger)
Mule Dear (Odocoileus hemionus)
Voles (Microtus californicus? runways and burrows)
Pocket Gophers (burrows)
Fox (Grey fox? scat)
Skunk (smelled, species?)

Southern Alligator Lizard (Elgaria multicarinata)
California Slender Salamander (Batrachoseps attenuatus)

1 comment:

ECHO said...

The information about the Hillside is excellent and so helpful. Thank you!
Martie Conner
ECHO co-founder