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  Little Big Year 2012
  Here is how it goes ....

 

 

 

 

423 (World 601) Tundra Swan, Brigantine -Forsythe NWR, 30 Dec 2012

 

 

422 (World 600!!!)  Dovekie, Point Pleasant Beach, 23 Dec 2012

 

                            Dovekie in the background (not really visible), Santa is my witness

 

421 (World 599) Northern Shrike, Assunpink WMA, Mercer County, 19 Dec 2012

 

 

420 (589) Red-necked Grebe, Assunpink WMA, Mercer County, 19 Dec 2012

 

 

 

419 (588) Long-eared Owl, Liberty State Park, Interior, Hudson County, 11 Dec 2012

 

418 Ring-necked Pheasant, Assunpink WMA, Mercer County, 10 Dec 2012

 

 

 

417 (587) Snow Bunting, Spruce Run Reservoir - Boat Launch, Hunterdon County, NJ, 14 Dec 2012

 

416  (586) Pink-footed Goose, Cushehunk Lake, Whitehouse Station, Hunterdon County, NJ 14, Dec 2012

 

with Greater White-fronted Goose (and a 15000 Canada Geese)

 

415 (585) Cackling Goose, Warianco Park, Union County NJ , 28 Nov 2012

 

414 (584) Greater White-fronted Goose, Warianco Park, Union County NJ , 28 Nov 2012

 

382 Elegant Tern, Sandy Hook, 14 Sep 2012

 

Where is Eleganto? This bird is the first record for NJ (already there since the end of August)

 

381Connecticut Warbler Rutgers Newark Campus, 13 Sep 2012.

 

380 Mourning Warbler Rutgers Newark Campus, 11 Sept 2012

 

 

 

379 Buff-breasted Sandpiper Sandy Hook, 5 Sep 2012

 

 

August 11-20 Maine

 

378 Canada Warbler   Moosehorn WMA, 19 Aug 2012

 

377  Black-legged Kittiwake   West Quoddy Head SP,  17 Aug 2012

 

376  Great Shearwater  West Quoddy Head SP,  17 Aug 2012

 

375  Black Guillemot  West Quoddy Head SP, 17 Aug 2012

 

374  Cape May Warbler  Cobscook Bay State Park  US-ME,  19 Aug 2012

 

373  Philadelphia Vireo  Baxter SP - Roaring Brook Campground, 16 Aug 2012

 

372  Spruce Grouse  Baxter SP--Perimeter Rd. 15 Aug 2012

371  Gray Jay   Baxter SP--Perimeter Rd.,  14 Aug 2012

 

370  Boreal Chickadee   Hunt trail up to Baxter peak (Mt Katahdin), 13 Aug 2012

369  Purple Finch  Hunt trail up to Baxter peak (Mt Katahdin), 13 Aug 2012

 

368  White-winged Crossbill  Hunt trail up to Baxter peak (Mt Katahdin), 13 Aug 2012

 

367  Common Nighthawk   Baxter SP--Perimeter Rd., 12 Aug 2012

 

366  Black Tern  Baxter SP - Kidney Pond, 12 Aug 2012

 

365  Ruffed Grouse  Baxter SP-Perimeter Rd., 12 Aug 2012

 

 

364 Yellow-billed Cuckoo Monahegan Park NJ, 2 Aug 2012

 

May 19, 2012 . Our garden in Garwood:

338 Blackpoll Warbler

 

 

May 12-14, 2012  SE Arizona

 

309 Least Grebe, Pena Blanca Lake, May 12, 2012

 

Brown-capped Flycatcher, Pena Blanca Lake, May 12, 2012

 

Western Kingbird, Pajarito Mountains, May 12. 2012

 

Lucy's Warbler, California Gulch, May 13, 2012

(seen before at Tubac, May 12, 2012)

 

Townshend's Warbler, California Gulch, May 13, 2012

 

 

315 Five-striped Sparrow, California Gulch, Pajarito Mts, May 13, 2012

Lifebird and ABA list bird # 654

 

 

Black-chinned Hummingbird, California Gulch, May 13, 2012

 

 

Gray Hawk, Arivaca Creek, May 13, 2012

 

Elegant Trogon, Madera Cyn, May 13, 2012

 

 

Northern Pygmy Owl, Bear Canyon, Santa Catalina Mts., May 14, 2012

 

Greater Pewee, Rose Canyon, Santa Catalina Mts., May 14, 2012

 

Yellow-eyed Junco, Rose Canyon, Santa Catalina Mts., May 14, 2012

(not new for the year list, but nice photo)

 

Red-faced Warbler, Rose Canyon, Santa Catalina Mts., May 14, 2012

 

Broad-tailed Hummingbird, Palisades, Santa Catalina Mts., May 14, 2012

 

 

332 Olive Warbler, Spencer Canyon, Santa Catalina Mts., May 14, 2012

Lifebird and ABA list # 655

 

Steller's Jay, Mount Lemmon, Santa Catalina Mts., May 14, 2012

 

April 8, 2012 Island Beach State Park, Wells Mill

271 Boat-tailed Grackle

272 Laughing Gull

273 Carolina Chickadee

 

 

April 7, 2012 Lenape Park, Westfield

270 Louisiana  Waterthrush

 

April 4, 2012 Rutgers Newark Campus

269 Brown Thrasher

 

March 30, 2012 Westfield, Mindowaskin Park

268 Yellow-bellied Sapsucker

 

 

March 24, 2012 Sandy Hook

265 American Oystercatcher
266 Field Sparrow

267 Piping Plover
 

American Oystercatcher (bird # 265)

 

Gray Seal at the False Hook (mammal #  ... and my New Jersey first

 

March 24:  Rutgers Newark Campus

262 Eastern Towhee

264 Golden-crowned Kinglet

 

March 24: Liberty State Park

263 Barn Swallow

 

March 14: Rutgers Newark Campus

261 Eastern Phoebe

 

March 12: Liberty State Park

260 Fox Sparrow

 

March 11, 2012 Spruce Run Reservoir, New Jersey

 

 Lesser black-backed Gull (bird # 259,  part of  an 190 strong flock here

with an Iceland Gull in the middle

 

March 4, 2012 Altadena, California

 

 

Western Scrub Jay (bird # 256)                                                  Allen's Hummingbird (most likely) (bird # 255)

 

 

March 3, 2012 South Pasadena, California

 

Red-crowned Parrot (bird # 254)

 

 Yellow-headed Parrot (not countable)                                        Blue-fronted Parrot (not countable)

 

 

 

March 2, 2012: Florida Canyon, Arizona

 

Rufous-capped Warbler (bird #  and life bird)

 

 

Feb 29, 2012: San Rafael Valley, Arizona

 

Baird's Sparrow (bird # and life bird)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Feb 28, 2012: Florida Canyon, Arizona

 

Black-chinned Sparrow (photo taken March 2, bird # )

 

 

February 27, 2012: Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, Tucson

 

Canyon Towhee (bird # )                                                            Pyrrhuloxia (bird #

 

 

 

February 15, 2012:  Salton Sea

 

 

February 14, 2012:  Salton Sea

Sprague's Pipit (near Calipatria Prison, bird # )

 

 

Lesser Flamingos at Morton Bay (not countable)

January 7, 2012


81 American Crow
82 Anna's Hummingbird
83 Bushtit
84 Red-shouldered Hawk
85 Western Gull

 

January 7, 2012


66 Mallard
67 Ring-billed Gull
68 Bufflehead
69 Tree Swallow
70 Common Merganser
71 Belted Kingfisher
72 Verdin
73 Gadwall
74 Ring-necked Duck
75 Horned Grebe
76 Red-breasted Merganser
77 Surf Scoter
78 Common Loon
79 Abert's Towhee
80 Northern Mockingbird

 

 

January 6, 2012

 

30 Ferruginous Hawk
31 Starling
32 Horned Lark
33 Gila Woodpecker
34 Savannah Sparrow
35 Lark Bunting
36 Red-winged Blackbird
37 Rough-legged Hawk
38 Northern Harrier
39 Western Meadowlark
40 American Pipit
41 Smith Longspur
42 Osprey
43 Great Egret
44 Great Blue Heron
45 Double-crested Cormorant
46 Neotropical Cormorant
47 Gilded Flicker
48 American Coot
49 Turkey Vulture
50 Clark's Grebe
51 Western Grebe
52 Pied-billed Grebe
53 Common Goldeneye
54 Lesser Scaup
55 Costa's Hummingbird
56 Barrow's Goldeneye
57 Ruby-crowned Kinglet
58 Ladder-backed Woodpecker
59 Canyon Wren
60 Nutting's Flycatcher
61 Cooper's Hawk
62 Canvasback
63 Redhead
64 Black Phoebe
65 Sora Rail

 

January 5, 2012


28 Gambel's Quail
29 White-crowned Sparrow

 

January 4, 2012

 

26 Ash-throated Flycatcher
27 Black-throated Sparrow

 

 

Ash-throated Flycatcher at the wash behind the BMG site (Bird # 26)

 

 

January 3, 2012

 

11 Say's Phoebe
12 House Finch
13 Orange-crowned Warbler
14 Yellow-rumped Warbler
15 Green-winged Teal
16 Northern Shoveler
17 Long-billed Dowitcher
18 Least Sandpiper
19 American Avocet
20 Black-winged Stilt
21 Ruddy Duck
22 Killdeer
23 Phaenopepla
24 Logger-head Shrike
25 Common Poorwill

 

 

January 2, 2012

 

9 Eurasian Collared Dove
10 Great-tailed Grackle

 

January 1, 2012

 

1 House Sparrow
2 Rock Dove
3 Common Raven
4 Red-tailed Hawk
5 Burrowing Owl
6 Mourning Dove
7 Prairie Falcon
8 American Kestrel

 

Burrowing Owl at Fort Irwin (Bird # 5)                             Prairie Falcon at Fort Irwin Road, Mojave (Bird #7)

 

 

   

 

 

 
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