Library Display

BIRDS OF FAMOSA SLOUGH

Displayed in the Point Loma Hervey Public Library

March through June, 2024

59 Different Birds 

Allen’s Hummingbird (Selasphorus sasin)1

American Avocet (Recurvirostra americana) 1

American Coot (Fulica americana) 1

American Crow (Corvus brachyrhynchos) 1

American Goldfinch1

American Kestrel (Falco sparverius) 1

American Wigeon (Mareca americana) 1

Anna’s Hummingbird (Calypte anna) 1

Ash-throated Flycatcher (Myiarchus cinerascens) 1

Belted Kingfisher (Megaceryle alcyon) 2

Black Phoebe (Sayornis nigricans) 2

Black Phoebe (Sayornis nigricans) 1

Black-crowned Night Heron (Nycticorax nycticorax) 1

Brown Pelican (Pelecanus erythrohynchos) 1

Bufflehead (Bucephala albeola) 1

Bushtit (Psaltripsarus minimus) 1

California Towhee (Melozone crissalis) 1

Cedar Waxwing (Bombycilla cedrorum)1

Cliff Swallow (Petrochelidon pyrrhonota) 1

Cooper’s Hawk (Accipiter cooperii) 1

Double-crested Cormorant (Nannopterum auritum) 1

European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris) 1

Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias) 1

Great Egret (Ardea alba) 1

Hooded Oriole (Icterus cucullatus) 1

House Finch1

House Sparrow1

House Wren (Troglodytes aedon) 1

Killdeer (Charadrius vociferus)1

Lesser Scaup (Aythya affinis) 1

Light-footed Ridgway’s Rail (Rallus obsoletus) 1

Long-billed Curlew (Numenius americanus) 1

MacGillivray’s Warbler1

Mallard Duck (Anas platyrhynchos, male) 1

Marbled Godwit (Limosa fedoa) 1

Mourning Dove (Zenaida macroura) 1

Norther Flicker (Colaptes auratus) 2

Northern Mockingbird (Mimus polyglottos) 1

Northern Pintail (Anas acuta) 1

Northern Shovelers (Spatula clypeata) 1

Orange-crowned Warbler1

Osprey (Pandion haliaetus) 1

Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus)1

Pied-billed Grebe (Podilymbus podiceps) 1

Red-shouldered Hawk (Buteo lineatus) 1

Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis) 2

Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis) 1

Ring-billed Gull (Larus delawarensis) 1

Rock Pigeon (Columba livia) 1

Rufous Hummingbird (Selasphorus rufus) 1

Selasphorus rufus Nashville Warbler (Passei) 1

Semipalmated Plover (Charadrius semipalmatus) 1

Short-billed Dowitcher (Limnodromus griseus) 1

Vaux’s Swift (Chaetura vauxi) 1

Western Grebe (Aechmophorus occidentalis) 1

Western Gull (Larus occidentalis) 1

Western Meadowlark (Sturnella neglecta) 2

Western Sandpiper (Calidris mauri, in winter plumage) 1

Whimbrel (Numenius phaeopus) 1

Willet (Tringa semipalmata) 1

Yellow-rumped Warbler (Setophaga coronat) 1

 

Special Thanks to the following:

1   San Diego Natural History Museum

2   From Barbara and Jim Peugh