|MAGNIFICENT FRIGATEBIRD||Beaver Co.|
|RED-NECKED GREBE||Duchesne Co.|
|Black-bellied Plover||Davis Co.|
|HUDSONIAN GODWIT||Cache Co.|
|Red-necked Phalarope||Davis Co.|
|VAUX'S SWIFT||Box Elder Co.|
|Lewis's Woodpecker||Box Elder Co.|
|Eastern Kingbird||Box Elder Co., Salt Lake Co., Utah Co.|
|Winter Wren||Cache Co.|
|Gray Catbird||Salt Lake Co.|
|TENNESSEE WARBLER||Millard Co.|
|BLACK-AND-WHITE WARBLER||Box Elder Co.|
|Northern Waterthrush||Box Elder Co., Juab Co., Uinta Co.|
|Grasshopper Sparrow||Cache Co., Davis Co.|
|ROSE-BREASTED GROSBEAK||Millard Co., Salt Lake Co.|
Compiler: Mark Stackhouse
Transcriber: Mark Stackhouse
A BLACK-AND-WHITE WARBLER was seen at Lucin, west of the Great Salt Lake, between Thursday, 05/20 and Saturday, 05/22 (KE). Lucin is about 40 miles north of Wendover.
Other birds seen at Lucin from Thursday, 05/02 to Saturday, 05/22 included LEWIS'S WOODPECKER, EASTERN KINGBIRD and NORTHERN WATERTHRUSH (KE).
Another EASTERN KINGBIRD was seen on Forest Street, west of Brigham City, on Sunday, 05/23. The bird was about one mile west of I-15, just east of where the road bends south (M&MSm).
Also in the area of the Amalga Barrens road, a WHIMBREL was seen on Wednesday, 05/19 (RR).
Two GRASSHOPPER SPARROWS were seen in a field northwest of Clarkston on Saturday, 05/22 (KA,NA,LL,DW).
WINTER WRENS have returned to High Creek Canyon, east of Richmond. One was seen there on Saturday, 05/22 (RR). Winter Wrens apparently nested there last year.
BLACK-BELLIED PLOVERS and numerous RED-NECKED PHALAROPES were seen in the shallow pond north of Egg Island at Farmington Bay WMA on Friday, 05/21 (GW) and on Sunday, 05/23 (R&SM,MS).
Many SANDERLINGS were seen scattered all along both sides of the Antelope Island Causeway on Sunday, 05/23, and several BLACK-BELLIED PLOVERS were on the flats south of the entrance to the causeway (R&SM,MS).
A NORTHERN WATERTHRUSH was seen at the picnic area at Fish Springs NWR on Monday, 05/24 (TN).
A male ROSE-BREASTED GROSBEAK was seen in a yard in Oak City, all day on Saturday, 05/22 (DA).
An EASTERN KINGBIRD was seen northwest of 3300 North and 3200 West in Salt Lake City on Sunday, 05/23 (BW).
In Tanner Park, a GRAY CATBIRD was seen on Sunday, 05/23, about 100 yards east of the bridge (AR).
An EASTERN KINGBIRD was seen at Swede Lane, west of Springville, on Thursday, 05/20 (CP).
A pair of EASTERN KINGBIRDS was seen at the north end of 4000 West in Lakeshore on Saturday, 05/22 and Tuesday, 05/25 (BM).
This concludes the Utah Bird Report for Wednesday, May 26, 1999.
Observers: DA=David Allan; KA=Keith Archibald; NA=Nora Avila; JBa=Jay Banta; B&GB=Bob & Georgine Bond; KE=Keith Evans; J&NL=Jeff & Nancy Larson; LL=Laura Lockhart; BM=Brian Maxfield; R&SM=Robert & Susan Moran (of MA); TN=Tom Neuman; CP=Christian Peay; JR=Jack Rensel; AR=Alan Rogers; RR=Ron Ryel; TS=Terry Sadler; M&MSm=Margaret & Mike Smith; MS=Mark Stackhouse; RS=Reed Stone; BW=Bob Walters; GW=Glen Warchol; DW=David Wheeler; BWo=Brian Wood
Please report your sightings by calling the Utah Birdline at: (801) 538-4730 or by e-mail to [email protected]
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