Tranquille Birding Nov. 29, 2020

Tranquille, Thompson-Nicola, British Columbia, CA
Nov 29, 2020 7:30 AM – 9:48 AM
Protocol: Traveling
2.5 kilometer(s)
35 species

Isaac and I covered the Tranquille area this morning. The main marsh area there is still ice free being at such low elevation so it was nice to see all the ducks around.

Sunrise on the way to Tranquille
Not all bears at low elevations are hibernating yet.

Canada Goose  400
Trumpeter Swan  6
Tundra Swan  2
Northern Shoveler  25
Gadwall  15
American Wigeon  50
Mallard  38
Northern Pintail  8   
Green-winged Teal  6
Common Goldeneye  1
Red-necked Grebe  3
Western Grebe  1
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)  3
Eurasian Collared-Dove  1
American Coot  1
Herring Gull  20
Common Loon  1

Great Blue Heron  1
Bald Eagle  1
Red-tailed Hawk  1
Downy Woodpecker  1
Hairy Woodpecker  1
Northern Flicker  6
Black-billed Magpie  7
American Crow  15
Common Raven  3
Black-capped Chickadee  3
European Starling  30
Townsend’s Solitaire  1
Varied Thrush  2

American Robin  41
American Goldfinch  6
Dark-eyed Junco  16
Song Sparrow  2
Spotted Towhee  1

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