|WHITE-FRONTED GOOSE||Utah Co.|
|ROSS' GOOSE||Salt Lake Co.|
|Greater Scaup||Salt Lake Co.|
|Hooded Merganser||Cache Co.|
|Merlin||Box Elder Co., Salt Lake Co.|
|GLAUCOUS-WINGED GULL||Box Elder Co.|
|GLAUCOUS GULL||Box Elder Co.|
|Long-eared Owl||Cache Co.|
|Lewis' Woodpecker||Weber Co.|
|Blue Jay||Weber Co.|
|Golden-crowned Kinglet||Weber Co.|
|Bohemian Waxwing||Wasatch Co.|
|FIELD SPARROW||Utah Co.|
|Harris' Sparrow||Salt Lake Co.|
|Yellow-headed Blackbird||Salt Lake Co.|
|Red Crossbill||Weber Co.|
|Evening Grosbeak||Garfield Co.|
Compiler: Mark Stackhouse
Transcriber: Mark Stackhouse
A female Richardson's MERLIN was seen along the road to BRMBR on Saturday, 01/09 (MS, many obs.), about 3 miles west of I-15.
Five LONG-EARED OWLS were at a roost east of Mendon on Sunday, 01/03. The roost was first discovered during the Logan Christmas Bird Count on 12/19 (BA).
A HARRIS' SPARROW was seen again near the entrance to Dimple Dell Park from 1300 East in Sandy on Saturday, 01/02 (KB).
A GREATER SCAUP was at the Salt Lake City Wastewater Treatment Plant on Wednesday, 01/06 (JVM). The plant is located on 2300 North just east of Redwood Rd.
A MERLIN was seen at 11800 South and 8400 West on Monday, 01/04 (BO). Another MERLIN was seen west of the International Center along the I-80 frontage road on Wednesday, 01/06 (JVM).
At least 5 YELLOW-HEADED BLACKBIRDS were in a large flock of blackbirds and starlings at a feed lot at the corner of 2200 West and Cudahy Lane in North Salt Lake on Wednesday, 01/06 (JVM). They were seen again on Saturday, 01/09 (MS, many obs.).
Two WHITE-FRONTED GEESE were seen along S.R. 68 (Redwood Rd.), west of Utah Lake, near the entrance to Mosida Ranch on Saturday, 01/09 (DS).
The LEWIS' WOODPECKERS which have been seen in the trees at the gate on 900 West in Pleasant View were still there on Saturday, 01/09, when two birds were seen (MS, many obs.).
Two BLUE JAYS continue to be regular visitors to a feeder at the first house on the left, through the gate, on 900 West in Pleasant View as of Friday, 01/08 (IP).
This concludes the Utah Bird Report for Sunday, January 10, 1999.
Observers: BA=Bob Atwood; KB=Kenneth Berhens; KE=Keith Evans; BO=Bryant Olsen; IP=Ingrid Paine; JR=Jack Rensel; DS=Dennis Shirley; C&MSo=Carolyn & Mort Somer; MSo=Mort Somer; MS=Mark Stackhouse; MT=Michael Thompson; JVM=Julie VanMoorhem; MV=Martha Veranth; MW=Merrill Webb; CW=Cliff Weisse
Please report your sightings by calling the Utah Birdline at: (801) 538-4730 or by e-mail to [email protected]
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