Tranquille Birding Jan. 16, 2021

Tranquille, Thompson-Nicola, British Columbia, CA
Jan 16, 2021 7:35 AM – 9:49 AM
Protocol: Traveling
3.5 kilometer(s)
30 species

Canada Goose  80
Trumpeter Swan  4
Mallard  145
Common Goldeneye  1
Common Merganser  7
Red-necked Grebe  1
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon)  4
Ring-billed Gull  9
California Gull  3
Herring Gull  4
Glaucous-winged Gull  3
Great Blue Heron  1
Bald Eagle  6
Red-tailed Hawk  1
Northern Pygmy-Owl  1 Observed flying to perch with this large vole. Waited a few minutes and then flew into a nest cavity with it. Came back out without it and resumed hunting. Stashing prey, ate a bit of it? Notice the different bill colour before stashing and after.

    Downy Woodpecker  1
Northern Flicker  8
Peregrine Falcon  1
Northern Shrike  1
Black-billed Magpie  10
American Crow  2
Common Raven  1
Black-capped Chickadee  4
European Starling  30
Townsend’s Solitaire  1

American Robin  12

American Goldfinch  1
Dark-eyed Junco  25
Song Sparrow  1
Spotted Towhee  1

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