|Common Loon||Summit Co.|
|Clark's Grebe||Utah Co.|
|Great Egret||Juab Co.|
|GREATER WHITE-FRONTED GOOSE||Cache Co.|
|Ross's Goose||Cache Co.|
|Long-billed Curlew||Box Elder Co., Davis Co., Sevier Co.|
|GLAUCOUS GULL||Davis Co.|
|Burrowing Owl||Box Elder Co.|
|Northern Saw-whet Owl||Salt Lake Co.|
|ANNA'S HUMMMINGBIRD||Washington Co.|
|Violet-green Swallow||Sevier Co., Washington Co.|
|Western Bluebird||Juab Co.|
|Northern Mockingbird||Salt Lake Co.|
|Sage Thrasher||Salt Lake Co.|
|WHITE-THROATED SPARROW||Salt Lake Co.|
Compiler: Mark Stackhouse
Transcriber: Mark Stackhouse
Another LONG-BILLED CURLEW, and two BURROWING OWLS were seen on the road to Golden Spike NM, near where the road down Promontory Point splits off to the south, on Saturday, 03/25 (C&MSo).
Several ROSS'S GEESE were seen at the Logan Sewage Treatment Plant on Saturday, 03/25 (JB,BD).
Three LONG-BILLED CURLEW were seen just below Buffalo Point on Antelope Island on Saturday, 03/25 (B&TC).
A NORTHERN SAW-WHET OWL was heard calling in Memory Grove on Thursday, 03/30 (FH). The bird was in the tall spruce trees on the west side of the road about 1/10 mile north of the Memory House.
A NORTHERN MOCKINGBIRD was seen at the Wetlands Park in Draper, at about 11800 South and 700 East, on Saturday, 03/25 (HG). The bird was along the northwest trail in the park.
A SAGE THRASHER was seen along the JRP at about 10600 South on Saturday, 03/25 (B&TC).
VIOLET GREEN SWALLOWS were seen at Seegmiller Marsh in Washington Fields on Friday, 03/24 (JK).
NOTE: A new Utah "Big Day" record for March was set on Saturday, 03/25 by the team of Rick Fridell, Josh Kreitzer, Steve Summers, and Kevin Wheeler, who found 109 species of birds on that day. Well done!
This concludes the Utah Bird Report for Friday, March 31, 2000.
Observers: JB=Jared Barnes, B&TC=Brad & Traci Clemens, EC=Edward Conrad, CC=Calleen Cox, BD=Bryan Dixon, RF=Rick Fridell, JH=Jack Holley, FH=Frank Howe, HG=Hugh Gillilan, JK=Josh Kreitzer, B&JM=Bonnie & Jim Messinger, CN=Colby Neuman, CR=Cal Robbins, SS=Steve Summers, JVM=Julie Van Moorhem, M&MSm=Mike&Margaret Smith, C&MSo=Carolyn & Mort Somers, BW=Bob Walters, KW=Kevin 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
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