|Horned Grebe||Davis Co.|
|RED-SHOULDERED HAWK||Iron Co.|
|Sandhill Crane||Salt Lake Co.|
|Northern Pygmy-Owl||Salt Lake Co.|
|Long-eared Owl||Salt Lake Co.|
|Winter Wren||Davis Co., Salt Lake Co.|
|Blue-gray Gnatcatcher||Utah Co.|
|VARIED THRUSH||Cache Co.|
|Northern Mockingbird||Davis Co.|
|WHITE-THROATED SPARROW||Utah Co., Weber Co.|
|HARRIS'S SPARROW||Salt Lake Co., Weber Co.|
|GOLDEN-CROWNED SPARROW||Salt Lake Co.|
|White-winged Crossbill||Cache Co.|
Compiler: Mark Stackhouse
Transcriber: Mark Stackhouse
Other birds seen on the Logan CBC on Saturday, 12/19, included a WHITE-WINGED CROSSBILL, which was seen in Green Canyon (RR).
A HORNED GREBE was seen at Farmington Bay WMA on Wednesday, 12/22. It was along the western dike road about 1/2 mile from the south end (NHi,LL,MS).
A NORTHERN MOCKINGBIRD continues to be seen at the marina at Antelope Island. It was seen again on Sunday, 12/19 (CR).
A HARRIS'S SPARROW was seen along the Jordan River Parkway just north of 106th South on Sunday, 12/19, (B&TC).
Other birds seen on the Salt Lake City CBC on Sunday, 12/19, included a WINTER WREN and a NORTHERN PYGMY-OWL, both seen in City Creek Canyon (B&SG,MV), and a SANDHILL CRANE, seen soaring over the Salt Lake International Airport (LL,MS,DW,LW).
A LONG-EARED OWL was seen along the Jordan River at about 2300 North on Tuesday, 12/21 (BH). The bird was at the point where the river makes a sharp bend to the east.
A BLUE-GRAY GNATCATCHER was seen on the Provo CBC on Saturday, 12/18, in the foothills southeast of town (CP).
A HARRIS'S SPARROW was seen near Hooper, on the Ogden CBC, on Saturday, 12/18 (VAS).
|December 26:||Heber City; Randy Cox; (435) 654-3030|
|December 27:||Zion National Park; Marilyn Davis; (435) 673-0996|
|December 28:||St. George; Charlie Sheard; (435) 879-2210|
|January 1:||Jordan River; Jeanne LeBer; (801) 532-7384|
|January 2:||Fish Springs NWR; Jay Banta; (801) 522-5353|
This concludes the Utah Bird Report for Thursday, December 23, 1999.
Observers: B&TC=Brad & Traci Clemens, KE=Keith Evans, B&SG=Bill & Sylvia Gray, NH=Ned Hill, NHi=Nigella Hillgarth, BH=Bob Huntington, LL=Laura Lockhart, CN=Colby Neuman, TN=Tom Neuman, CP=Cheryl Peterson, CR=Cal Robbins, RR=Ron Ryel, DS=Dennis Shirley, VAS=V. Arnold Smith, MS=Mark Stackhouse, SS=Steve Summers, J&RT=Julia & Robin Tuck, MV=Martha Veranth, DW=David Wheeler, LW=Larene Wyss
Please report your sightings by calling the Utah Birdline at: (801) 538-4730 or by e-mail to [email protected]
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