• Preliminary CBC Birding in Northern California

    14 days ago - By 10,000 Birds

    We conduct four Christmas Bird Counts in our part of Northern California, the first of which is the Fall River Christmas Bird Count coming up in just about two weeks. In contemplation of this event, my Audubon chapter scheduled an outing to Fall River and McArthur (location of the previously posted Snow Bunting - see map ).
    We began birding at Fall River overlook, a vista parking area overlooking a canyon. We often find Canyon Wren there but not this day. We did however spot a few Steller's Jays and some Dark-eyed Juncos.
    Next stop would be Fall River Lake where we were hoping to find some...
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