|Double-crested Cormorant||Davis Co.|
|Tundra Swan||Davis Co.|
|Snow Goose||Box Elder Co.|
|Ross's Goose||Box Elder Co.|
|Wood Duck||Utah Co.|
|Greater Scaup||Davis Co.|
|Red-breasted Merganser||Davis Co.|
|Bald Eagle||Davis Co.|
|Gunnison Sage Grouse||San Juan Co.|
|Sandhill Crane||Davis Co., Uintah Co., Utah Co.|
|Whooping Crane||Uintah Co.|
|American Avocet||Box Elder Co., Davis Co., Salt Lake Co.|
|WHIMBREL||Box Elder Co.|
|Williamson's Sapsucker||San Juan Co.|
|Tree Swallow||Davis Co.|
|Northern Rough-winged Swallow||Washington Co.|
|Western Bluebird||San Juan Co.|
|Mountain Bluebird||San Juan Co., Utah Co.|
|American Tree Sparrow||Utah Co.|
|Sage Sparrow||San Juan Co.|
|Savannah Sparrow||Davis Co., Salt Lake Co.|
|Lincoln's Sparrow||Davis Co., San Juan Co.|
|SWAMP SPARROW||Utah Co.|
|HARRIS'S SPARROW||Salt Lake Co.|
|GOLDEN-CROWNED SPARROW||Salt Lake Co.|
|Yellow-headed Blackbird||Davis Co.|
|Red Crossbill||San Juan Co.|
|Evening Grosbeak||San Juan Co.|
Compiler: Mark Stackhouse
Transcriber: Mark Stackhouse
Other birds seen at BRMBR on Sunday, 03/19 included a number of AMERICAN AVOCETS (BO).
West of Corinne, at least 10,000 SNOW GEESE, including at least 10 "Blue Geese," were seen along with 6 or more ROSS'S GEESE on both Saturday and Sunday, 03/18 and 03/19 (BO).
Birds seen at FBWMA on Thursday, 03/16, included 50 BALD EAGLES, 6 TREE SWALLOWS, and 2 YELLOW-HEADED BLACKBIRDS. In the pond at the west end of Glover Lane near FBWMA, DOUBLE-CRESTED CORMORANTS, 4 TUNDRA SWANS, and AMERICANS AVOCETS were also seen on 03/16 (JVM).
A LINCOLN'S SPARROW was seen at the west end of Clark Lane, north of FBWMA, on Thursday, 03/16 (JVM).
At the Layton Wetlands Preserve, near the west end of Gentile Street in
Layton, 2 TUNDRA SWANS, 6 SANDHILL CRANES, 10 TREE SWALLOWS, and 2 SAVANNAH
SPARROWS were seen on Tuesday, 03/14 (A&MP,MS).
Several Spring arrivals are being reported in the Salt Lake Valley,
including 4 SAVANNAH SPARROWS along the JRP at about 106th South on Sunday,
03/19 (B&TC), and 13 AMERICAN AVOCETS at Decker Lake on Wednesday, 03/15
Birds seen at Devil's Canyon, between Monticello and Blanding, on Sunday,
03/19, included WILLIAMSON'S SAPSUCKER, WESTERN BLUEBIRD, MOUNTAIN
BLUEBIRD, RED CROSSBILL and EVENING GROSBEAK (MS,YS,others).
At Five-mile Pass, west of Fairfield, 5-6 MOUNTAIN BLUEBIRDS were seen on Sunday, 03/19 (B&TC).
On Friday, 03/17, several AMERICAN TREE SPARROWS were seen at the north end of 4000 West in Lake Shore, and 2 SANDHILL CRANES were seen in the fields south of Lincoln Beach (J&KBa,MM,CP).
A female WOOD DUCK was seen along the Provo River Parkway, about 1/2 mile upstream from Utah Lake SP, on Friday, 03/17 (WC).
This concludes the Utah Bird Report for Wednesday, March 22, 2000.
Observers: J&KBa=Jared & Kylie Barnes, B&TC=Brad & Traci Clemens, WC=Wade Covert, MDL=Manuel De Leon, JH=Jack Holley, BH=Bob Huntington, JK=Josh Kreitzer, MM=Milton Moody, BO=Bryant Olsen, A&MP=Ann & Maunsel Pearce, CP=Christian Peay, CPe=Cheryl Peterson, TS=Terry Sadler, MS=Mark Stackhouse, YS=Yvonne Stroup, JVM=Julie Van Moorhem, DW=David Wheeler
AIC = Antelope Island Causeway
BRMBR = Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge
CBC = Christmas Bird Count
FBWMA = Farmington Bay Waterfowl Management Area
JRP = Jordan River Parkway
NM = National Monument
NWR = National Wildlife Refuge
SR = State Route
SP = State Park
WMA = Waterfowl Management Area
Please report your sightings by calling the Utah Birdline at: (801) 538-4730 or by e-mail to [email protected]
You may e-mail questions and comments to [email protected] or you may call (801) 487-9453.