|Black-bellied Plover||Box Elder Co.|
|Snowy Plover||Utah Co.|
|Semipalmated Plover||Wasatch Co.|
|Solitary Sandpiper||Morgan Co.|
|HUDSONIAN GODWIT||Cache Co.|
|RED KNOT||Cache Co.|
|Short-billed Dowitcher||Cache Co., Davis Co., Utah Co.|
|Black Tern||Utah Co.|
|BLACK SWIFT||Davis Co.|
|VAUX'S SWIFT||Utah Co.|
|Calliope Hummingbird||Box Elder Co., Morgan Co., Salt Lake Co.|
|Lewis's Woodpecker||Cache Co., Salt Lake Co., Sevier Co.|
|Cassin's Kingbird||Washington Co.|
|Eastern Kingbird||Utah Co.|
|Nashville Warbler||Washington Co.|
|BLACKPOLL WARBLER||Washington Co.|
|Northern Waterthrush||Box Elder Co., Washington Co.|
|Lark Bunting||Salt Lake Co.|
|Harris's Sparrow||Morgan Co., Salt Lake Co., Utah Co.|
Compiler: Mark Stackhouse
Transcriber: Mark Stackhouse
On the road to Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, 7-8 BLACK-BELLIED PLOVERS were seen on Monday, 05/17 (C&SA).
A pair of CALLIOPE HUMMINGBIRDS has been visiting a feeder in Brigham City, at least through Saturday, 05/15 (C&SA).
Also along the Amalga Barrens road, up to two WHIMBRELS have been seen over the past week, with sightings from Wednesday, 05/19, and Saturday and Sunday, 05/15 and 05/16. Five RED KNOT were seen there on Saturday and Sunday, 05/15 and 05/16 (RR).
Other birds seen at Amalga Barrens included 4 DUNLIN on Saturday and Sunday, 05/15 and 05/16, and 4 SHORT-BILLED DOWITCHERS on Tuesday, 05/11 (RR).
A LEWIS'S WOODPECKER was seen at the north end of the Logan Golf Course on Thursday, 05/13 (RR).
Four SHORT-BILLED DOWITCHERS were seen in the flooded area south of Glover Lane, just east of Farmington Bay WMA on Sunday, 05/16 (J&KB).
An adult HARRIS'S SPARROW was seen at picnic area 12 (Pleasant Valley) in City Creek Canyon on Friday, 05/14. On the same day, 2 LEWIS'S WOOPECKERS were seen on the utility poles along West Bonneville Blvd. as it leaves City Creek Canyon behind the state capital building (DJ).
A CALLIOPE HUMMINGBIRD was seen visiting a feeder in Sandy on Friday, 05/14, and Saturday, 05/15 (RM).
A SHORT-BILLED DOWITCHER was seen at the northwest corner of the dike road at Provo Airport on Friday, 05/14 (MS,DW). Other birds seen at the Provo Airport included a HARRIS'S SPARROW, seen on Friday, 05/14 (BM), and numerous BLACK TERNS, also on Friday, 05/14 (MS,DW).
An EASTERN KINGBIRD was seen at Swede Lane, west of Springville, on Thursday, 05/20 (CP).
A SNOWY PLOVER was seen at the end of the north jetty at Utah Lake SP on Friday, 05/14 (MS,DW).
A male BOBOLINK was seen and heard singing along Potter Lane, north of Heber City, on Wednesday, 05/19 (JC,MS).
Other birds seen at Lytle Ranch included two NASHVILLE WARBLERS and a NORTHERN WATERTHRUSH, both seen on Sunday, 05/16 (MS,DW).
A CASSIN'S KINGBIRD was seen on Utah Hill, just north of the turnoff to Lytle Ranch , on Sunday, 05/16 (MS,DW).
This concludes the Utah Bird Report for Thursday, May 20, 1999.
Observers: C&SA=Cal & Sharon Andrus; J&KB=Joel & Kathy Beyer; JC=Jeffery Carlson (of IN); JH=Jack Holley; DJ=David Jensen; BM=Brian Maxfield; RM=Robin McDuff; C&TN=Colby & Tom Neuman; CP=Christian Peay; RR=Ron Ryel; AS=Arnold Smith; MS=Mark Stackhouse; DW=David Wheeler; LW=Lew Wilkinson; RW=Richard Wilkinson
Please report your sightings by calling the Utah Birdline at: (801) 538-4730 or by e-mail to [email protected]
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