Posted by: Sandy Steinman | September 25, 2018

Birding Emeryville Shoreline 9/25/18

We went birding at the Emeryville Shoreline today. It was high tide and the shorebirds were roosting on the rocky shoreline next to the road.  There were very large numbers of Marbled Godwits and Willet with some Whimbrel along the shoreline right next to the road. Across the way we saw Great Blue Heron, Great Egret, Snowy Egret and a juvenile Black-crowned night Heron.  We saw 22 species.

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Emeryville Shoreline Bird List Sep 25, 2018 1:10 PM – 2:20 PM
Protocol: Traveling 2.0 mile(s)
Comments:     included marina area and park as well as shoreline
21 species (+1 other taxa)

American Coot  1
Black Oystercatcher  2
Whimbrel  X
Marbled Godwit  X
peep sp.  X
Willet  X
Western Gull  X
Forster’s Tern  1
Pelagic Cormorant  4
Double-crested Cormorant  X
Brown Pelican  X
Great Blue Heron  1
Great Egret  1
Snowy Egret  1
Black-crowned Night-Heron  1
Black Phoebe  1
American Crow  1
Bushtit  X
White-crowned Sparrow  2
Golden-crowned Sparrow  4
California Towhee  1
House Sparrow  1

View this checklist online at https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S48746739


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