|Common Loon||Salt Lake Co., Sevier Co., Wasatch Co., Weber Co.|
|Horned Grebe||Cache Co.|
|American Bittern||Sevier Co.|
|Snow Goose||Cache Co.|
|ROSS'S GOOSE||Cache Co.|
|Blue-winged Teal||Wasatch Co.|
|Northern Goshawk||Cache Co.|
|WHOOPING CRANE (introduced)||Wasatch Co.|
|AMERICAN GOLDEN PLOVER||Juab Co.|
|Long-billed Curlew||Cache Co.|
|Marbled Godwit||Box Elder Co.|
|Baird's Sandpiper||Box Elder Co.|
|Long-billed Dowitcher||Davis Co.|
|Bonaparte's Gull||Box Elder Co., Davis Co.|
|Caspian Tern||Box Elder Co, Davis Co.|
|BLUE JAY||Cache Co.|
|WHITE-THROATED SPARROW||Utah Co.|
|Black Rosy-Finch||Salt Lake Co.|
Compiler: Mark Stackhouse
Transcriber: Mark Stackhouse
A ROSS'S GOOSE was seen in a pond on 9800 North, west of Richmond, on Sunday, 04/11. A HORNED GREBE was on the same pond (RR). The grebe was seen again on Monday, 04/12 (RDA).
Two SNOW GEESE were seen along the Valley View Highway west of Logan on Monday, 04/12 (RDA).
In a field just north of Mendon, 30-40 LONG-BILLED CURLEWS were feeding and displaying in the afternoon on Sunday, 04/11 (MB,SB,MS).
A NORTHERN GOSHAWK was seen flying over the parking area at Beaver Mountain Ski Resort on Sunday, 04/11 (MS).
At Farmington Bay WMA, LONG-BILLED DOWITCHERS and CASPIAN TERNS were seen on Saturday, 04/10 (CG).
Two COMMON LOONS were on Little Dell Reservoir on Saturday, 04/10 (CG).
COMMON LOONS were seen on Koosharum Reservoir on Saturday, 04/10 (LW).
Other birds which have been seen in the area around Deer Creek Reservoir and the fish hatchery include BLUE-WINGED TEAL, seen on Tuesday, 04/06 (CN), Wednesday, 04/07 (CC,JVM) and Monday, 04/12 (MS). Also, many COMMON LOONS on the reservoir and up to 25 OSPREY near the fish hatchery have been reported through the week (m.obs.)
This concludes the Utah Bird Report for Thursday, April 15, 1999.
Observers: RDA=Bob Atwood; J&KB=Joel & Kathy Beyer; MB=Matt Billerman (of NY); SB=Shawn Billerman (of NY); SuB=Suzanne Boshane; CC=Calleen Cox; CG=Carol Gwynn; LL=Leslie Loeffel; DM=Don McIvor; MM=Milton Moody; CN=Carol Nelson; RR=Ron Ryel; MS=Mark Stackhouse; JVM=Julie VanMoorhem; LW=Lew Wilkinson
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