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2006 Birding

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Rio Grande Nature Center

December 12, 2006
Total: 28 sightings and soundings

Pied-billed Grebe
Canada Goose
Green-winged Teal
Mallard
Northern Shoveler
Gadwall
American Wigeon
Canvasback
Ring-necked Duck
Lesser Scaup
Bufflehead
Ruddy Duck
Northern Harrier
Ring-necked Pheasant
American Coot
Sandhill Crane
Killdeer
Mourning Dove
Belted Kingfisher
Northern Flicker
Say's Phoebe
American Crow
Black-capped Chickadee
American Robin
Spotted Towhee
White-crowned Sparrow
Dark-eyed Junco
Red-winged Blackbird

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Star Ranch

November 19-21, 2006
Total: 25 sightings and soundings

Anna's Hummingbird
Lewis's Woodpecker
Acorn Woodpecker
Northern Flicker
Black Phoebe
Steller's Jay
Western Scrub-Jay
Common Raven
Black-capped Chickadee
Oak Titmouse
Bushtit
White-breasted Nuthatch
Bewick's Wren
Golden-crowned Kinglet
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Western Bluebird
American Robin
Varied Thrush
Spotted Towhee
Song Sparrow
Golden-crowned Sparrow
Dark-eyed Junco
Pine Siskin

Lesser Goldfinch

American Goldfinch

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Sandias - Capulin Spring

September 12, 2006
Total: 13 sightings and soundings

Red-naped Sapsucker
Northern Flicker
Common Raven
Mountain Chickadee
Red-breasted Nuthatch
Brown Creeper
Warbling Vireo
Yellow Warbler
Yellow-rumped Warbler
Townsend's Warbler
Wilson's Warbler
Green-tailed Towhee
Dark-eyed Junco

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Rio Grande Nature Center

September 11, 2006
Total: 24 sightings and soundings

Pied-billed Grebe
Snowy Egret
Green Heron
White-faced Ibis
Canada Goose
Wood Duck
Green-winged Teal
Mallard
Gadwall
American Wigeon
Ring-necked Duck
Turkey Vulture
Ring-necked Pheasant
American Coot
Spotted Sandpiper
Greater Roadrunner
Black-chinned Hummingbird
Belted Kingfisher
Northern Flicker
Black Phoebe
Barn Swallow
Bewick's Wren
House Finch
Lesser Goldfinch

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Sandia Mountains - Doc Long

May 28, 2006
Total: 16 sightings and soundings

Red-naped Sapsucker
Downy Woodpecker
Northern Flicker
Cordilleran Flycatcher
Steller's Jay
Mountain Chickadee
White-breasted Nuthatch
Pygmy Nuthatch
American Robin
Plumbeous Vireo
Virginia's Warbler
Yellow-rumped Warbler
Western Tanager
Spotted Towhee
Chipping Sparrow
Dark-eyed Junco

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RGNC, bird walk lead by Lannois Neely

May 27, 2006
Total: 33 sightings and soundings

Pied-billed Grebe
Black-crowned Night-Heron (seen after walk)
Canada Goose
Mallard
Cooper's Hawk
American Kestrel (seen after walk)
Mourning Dove
Greater Roadrunner
Black-chinned Hummingbird
Ladder-backed Woodpecker
Downy Woodpecker
Northern Flicker
Western Wood-Pewee
Black Phoebe
Ash-throated Flycatcher
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
Cliff Swallow
Barn Swallow
Bewick's Wren
Eastern Bluebird
Northern Mockingbird
Yellow-rumped Warbler
MacGillivray's Warbler
Common Yellowthroat
Summer Tanager
Black-headed Grosbeak
Spotted Towhee
Red-winged Blackbird
Great-tailed Grackle
Brown-headed Cowbird
House Finch
Lesser Goldfinch
House Sparrow

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CNMAS Birding Trip:
Stanley & White Lakes Playas
(north of Moriarty, NM)
with Rebecca Gracey

May 20, 2006
Total: 25 sightings and soundings

Turkey Vulture
Swainson's Hawk
Long-billed Curlew
Eurasian Collared-Dove
Mourning Dove
Barn Owl (life list)
Burrowing Owl
Western Wood-Pewee
Say's Phoebe
Cassin's Kingbird
Western Kingbird
Horned Lark
Barn Swallow
Common Raven
Northern Mockingbird
European Starling
Black-headed Grosbeak
Lark Sparrow
White-crowned Sparrow
Western Meadowlark
Brewer's Blackbird
Common Grackle
Great-tailed Grackle
House Finch
House Sparrow

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Star Ranch - on fire breaks

April 30, 2006
Total: 19 sightings and soundings

Turkey Vulture
Mourning Dove
Anna's Hummingbird
Rufous Hummingbird
Acorn Woodpecker
Violet-green Swallow
Western Scrub-Jay
House Wren
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
American Robin
Spotted Towhee
Chipping Sparrow
Lark Sparrow
Golden-crowned Sparrow
Bullock's Oriole
House Finch
Lesser Goldfinch
American Goldfinch
House Sparrow

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Star Ranch - walk out to Lick Creek

April 29, 2006
Total: 29 sightings and soundings

Turkey Vulture
Cooper's Hawk
Merlin
Ruffed Grouse
Killdeer
Mourning Dove
Northern Flicker
Olive-sided Flycatcher
Ash-throated Flycatcher
Violet-green Swallow
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
Common Raven
Western Bluebird
American Robin
European Starling
Nashville Warbler
Yellow-rumped Warbler
Spotted Towhee
Chipping Sparrow
Lark Sparrow
White-crowned Sparrow
Golden-crowned Sparrow
Brewer's Blackbird
Brown-headed Cowbird
Cassin's Finch
House Finch
Lesser Goldfinch
American Goldfinch
House Sparrow

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Star Ranch - at Star Lake

April 27, 2006
Total: 2 sightings and soundings

Canada Goose
Osprey

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Star Ranch - drive from Airport

April 24, 2006
Total: 1 sightings and soundings

Wild Turkey

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Jemez Mountains - with WOA
Battleship Rock Trail 137

April 16, 2006
Total: 11 sightings and soundings

Downy Woodpecker
Steller's Jay
Clark's Nutcracker
Common Raven
Black-capped Chickadee
Red-breasted Nuthatch
Pygmy Nuthatch
Brown Creeper
Townsend's Solitaire
American Robin
Evening Grosbeak (8 seen in Jemez Springs)

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Otero Canyon - Cedro Creek

April 9, 2006
Total: 11 sightings and soundings

Red-naped Sapsucker
Steller's Jay
Mountain Chickadee
Juniper Titmouse
Bushtit
Red-breasted Nuthatch
Canyon Wren
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Townsend's Solitaire
American Robin
Spotted Towhee

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Corrales Bosque-North
with Thursday Birders

March 16, 2006
Total: 31 sightings and soundings

Canada Goose
Green-winged Teal
Mallard
Cinnamon Teal
Gadwall
American Wigeon
Sharp-shinned Hawk
Cooper's Hawk
Red-tailed Hawk
Rock Pigeon
Eurasian Collared-Dove (life list)
Mourning Dove
Downy Woodpecker
Northern Flicker
Black Phoebe
American Crow
Black-capped Chickadee
Bushtit
White-breasted Nuthatch
Bewick's Wren
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Hermit Thrush
Curve-billed Thrasher
Spotted Towhee
Song Sparrow
Red-winged Blackbird
Western Meadowlark
House Finch
Pine Siskin
Lesser Goldfinch
House Sparrow

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Pueblo Montaņo Open Space,
SE off Montaņo & Coors
with Thursday Birders

March 2, 2006
Total: 23 sightings and soundings (may differ from "official list")

Canada Goose
Mallard
Gadwall
American Wigeon
Sharp-shinned Hawk
Cooper's Hawk
Downy Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
Northern Flicker
Black Phoebe
Say's Phoebe
American Crow
Black-capped Chickadee
Mountain Chickadee
White-breasted Nuthatch
Bewick's Wren
Hermit Thrush
Spotted Towhee
Song Sparrow
White-crowned Sparrow
Dark-eyed Junco
House Finch
Lesser Goldfinch

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Sandia Crest - Crest House

February 28, 2006
Total: 6 sightings and soundings

Mountain Chickadee
Red-breasted Nuthatch
Dark-eyed Junco
Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch
Black Rosy-Finch
Brown-capped Rosy-Finch

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Rio Grande Nature Center
Bird Walk

February 26, 2006
Total: 41 sightings and soundings (may differ from "official list")

Neotropic Cormorant
Canada Goose
Wood Duck
Green-winged Teal
Mallard
Northern Shoveler
Gadwall
Canvasback
Ring-necked Duck
Lesser Scaup
Cooper's Hawk
American Coot
Sandhill Crane
Killdeer
Mourning Dove
Greater Roadrunner
Downy Woodpecker
Black Phoebe
Say's Phoebe
American Crow
White-breasted Nuthatch
Bewick's Wren
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Western Bluebird
Spotted Towhee
Savannah Sparrow
Song Sparrow
White-throated Sparrow
White-crowned Sparrow
Dark-eyed Junco
Red-winged Blackbird
House Finch
Lesser Goldfinch

Later - after walk:
Great Blue Heron
Common Merganser
Ring-billed Gull
Black-capped Chickadee
Mountain Chickadee
Bushtit
Hermit Thrush
Lincoln's Sparrow

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Rio Grande Nature Center

February 25, 2006
Total: 15 sightings and soundings

Canada Goose
Wood Duck
Green-winged Teal
Mallard
Gadwall
Ring-necked Duck
Lesser Scaup
Bald Eagle
Red-tailed Hawk
American Coot
Bushtit
White-crowned Sparrow
Dark-eyed Junco
Red-winged Blackbird
House Finch

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1412 Las Lomas -
Yellow Grosbeak Sighting Location

February 23, 2006, afternoon watch
Total: 11 sightings and soundings

White-winged Dove
Mourning Dove
Inca Dove
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
American Crow
European Starling
Yellow Grosbeak
Dark-eyed Junco
House Finch
Lesser Goldfinch
House Sparrow

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1412 Las Lomas -
Yellow Grosbeak Sighting Location

February 23, 2006, morning watch
Total: 9 sightings and soundings

White-winged Dove
Inca Dove
Ladder-backed Woodpecker
Western Scrub-Jay
American Robin
Yellow Grosbeak
Dark-eyed Junco
House Finch
House Sparrow

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1412 Las Lomas -
Yellow Grosbeak Sighting Location

February 22, 2006
Total: 8 sightings and soundings

Inca Dove
Ladder-backed Woodpecker
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Yellow Grosbeak (life list)
Dark-eyed Junco
House Finch
Lesser Goldfinch
House Sparrow

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