|Common Loon||Wasatch Co.|
|Horned Grebe||Juab Co.|
|Turkey Vulture||Salt Lake Co.|
|Blue-winged Teal||Wasatch Co.|
|EURASIAN WIGEON||Cache Co.|
|Red-breasted Merganser||Juab Co., Millard Co., Wasatch Co.|
|Osprey||Cache Co., Wasatch Co.|
|Common Black-Hawk||Washington Co.|
|Swainson's Hawk||Cache Co.|
|Peregrine Falcon||Juab Co.|
|Common Moorhen||Washington Co.|
|BOREAL OWL||Cache Co.|
|Vermilion Flycatcher||Washington Co.|
|VARIED THRUSH||Cache Co.|
|SUMMER TANAGER||Utah Co.|
|Black-throated Sparrow||Wasatch Co.|
|Grasshopper Sparrow||Wasatch Co.|
|Fox Sparrow||Wasatch Co.|
|WHITE-THROATED SPARROW||Utah Co.|
|GOLDEN-CROWNED SPARROW||Utah Co., Washington Co.|
|Hooded Oriole||Washington Co.|
Compiler: Mark Stackhouse
Transcriber: Mark Stackhouse
A EURASIAN WIGEON was seen at the oxbow on the Bear River near Benson on Saturday, 03/27 (RDA).
The VARIED THRUSH, which has been seen in several yards at the west end of Sunset Drive in Logan, just north of the Logan Country Club, was seen again on Thursday, 03/25 (JB).
Other birds seen in Cache Valley include an OSPREY seen at Hyrum Reservoir, on Tuesday, 03/30, a MERLIN near Paradise on Saturday, 04/03, and a SWAINSON's HAWK near Hyrum, also on Saturday, 04/03 (TB).
A GOLDEN-CROWNED SPARROW was seen at the oxbow along the Provo River Parkway on Thursday, 03/25 (DS). The oxbow area is about 1 mile upstream from the mouth of the river.
A WHITE-THROATED SPARROW continues to be a regular visitor to a feeder near 930 East and 2780 North in Provo (MM). It was reported from Sunday, 03/28 (JVM), and Friday, 04/02 (MS,DW).
A BLUE-WINGED TEAL was seen in the small ponds near Deer Creek Reservoir at Charleston on Sunday, 04/04 (DT).
Other birds reported from Deer Creek Reservoir include COMMON LOONS on Friday, 03/26 (DS) and Wednesday, 03/31 (EH); RED-BREASTED MERGANSERS on Wednesday, 03/31 (EH); and OSPREY on Friday, 03/26 (DS) and Friday 04/02 (MS,DW).
At the Bureau of Reclamation mitigation area below Jordanelle Dam, two FOX SPARROWS were seen on Friday, 03/26 (DS).
A COMMON BLACK-HAWK was seen about 1/2 mile north of the ranch house at Lytle Ranch on Wednesday, 03/31 (BO).
Both male and female VERMILION FLYCATCHERS were seen at Red Hills Golf Course in St. George on Friday, 03/26 (JK,LW).
A HOODED ORIOLE was seen at Lytle Ranch on Saturday, 03/27 (JK,LW).
At the Springs Estates pond in Washington, a COMMON MOORHEN was seen on Friday, 03/26 (JK,LW).
This concludes the Utah Bird Report for Tuesday, April 6, 1999.
Observers: DA=David Allan; RDA=Bob Atwood; JB=Jared Barnes; TB=Todd Black; EH=Eric Huish; JK=Josh Kreitzer; BM=Bill Masslich; MMon=Mike Monson; MM=Milton Moody; BO=Bryant Olsen; RR=Ron Ryel; DS=Dennis Shirley; BeS=Bethany Stackhouse; MS=Mark Stackhouse; DT=Deb Thorton; JVM=Julie VanMoorhem; BW=Bob Walters; MW=Merrill Webb; DW=David Wheeler; LW=Lew Wilkinson
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