Thursday, February 1, 2007
TOTAL NUMBER OF SPECIES FOR JANUARY OF 2009
My Total Number Of Species Seen For January 2009 Is......exactly 100 species!
Congratulations to all of those who participated in Big January. I hope you were able to achieve your personal goals and enjoyed the the experience. I'm not sure what Kathie's final total was but she was already at 107 species on her last post. Good Job Kathie! You earned every species on your list by doing some serious birding. Thanks for adding to the fun with your competitive spirit.
I hope all of you will participate in Big January in 2010!
Here is my final list of species for the month:
BRANT, CANADA GOOSE, MUTE SWAN, WOOD DUCK, GADWALL, EURASIAN WIGEON, AMERICAN WIGEON, AMERICAN BLACK DUCK, MALLARD, RING-NECKED DUCK, GREATER SCAUP, LESSER SCAUP, SUF SCOTER, LONG-TAILED DUCK, BUFFLEHEAD, COMMON GOLDENEYE, HOODED MERGANSER, COMMON MERGANSER, RED-BREASTED MERGANSER, RUDDY DUCK, RING-NECKED PHEASANT, WILD TURKEY, RED-THROATED LOON, COMMON LOON, PIED-BILLED GREBE, GREAT CORMORANT, AMERICAN BITTERN, GREAT BLUE HERON, TURKEY VULTURE, BALD EAGLE, NORTHERN HARRIER, SHARP-SHINNED HAWK, COOPER'S HAWK, RED-SHOULDERED HAWK, RED-TAILED HAWK,ROUGH-LEGGED HAWK, AMERICAN KESTREL, MERLIN, PEREGRINE FALCON, AMERICAN COOT, BLACK-BELLIED PLOVER, KILLDEER, GREATER YELLOWLEGS, RUDDY TURNSTONE, SANDERLING, PURPLE SANDPIPER, DUNLIN, RING-BILLED GULL, HERRING GULL, ICELAND GULL, GLAUCOUS GULL, GREATER BLACK-BACKED GULL, ROCK PIGEON, MOURNING DOVE, MONK PARAKEET, GREAT HORNED OWL, BELTED KINGFISHER, RED-BELLIED WOODPECKER, DOWNY WOODPECKER, NORTHERN FLICKER, PILEATED WOODPECKER, BLUE JAY, AMERICAN CROW, FISH CROW, COMMON RAVEN, HORNED LARK, BLACK-CAPPED CHICKADEE, TUFTED TITMOUSE, RED-BREASTED NUTHATCH, WHITE-BREASTED NUTHATCH, BROWN CREEPER, CAROLINA WREN, GOLDEN-CROWNED KINGLET, EASTERN BLUEBIRD, HERMIT THRUSH, AMERICAN ROBIN, NORTHERN MOCKINGBIRD, EUROPEAN STARLING, AMERICAN PIPIT, CEDAR WAXWING, YELLOW-RUMPED WARBLER, AMERICAN TREE SPARROW, FIELD SPARROW, SAVANNAH SPARROW, SONG SPARROW, SWAMP SPARROW, WHITE-THROATED SPARROW, WHITE-CROWNED SPARROW, DARK-EYED JUNCO, SNOW BUNTING, NORTHERN CARDINAL, RED-WINED BLACKBIRD, BOAT-TAILED GRACKLE, PURPLE FINCH, HOUSE FINCH, WHITE-WINGED CROSSBILL, PINE SISKIN, AMERICAN GOLDFINCH, HOUSE SPARROW.
Final bird #100 was Boat-tailed Grackle which is also a lifer for me. What a way to end!
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