Rose-breasted Grosbeak quest August 23, 2021

Thanks to a tip, I was able to run out to an area near my home where there was a Rose-breasted Grosbeak reported earlier in the day. A small crowd had gathered as this is a specie not seen often in these parts. Fortunately it flew in after a couple of hours and we were all able to get good views and photos of it. My camera battery died right before it turned and so I missed out on the best pics but still very happy to get it!

Kamloops–Pineview Ponds, Thompson-Nicola, British Columbia, CA
Aug 23, 2021 3:30 PM – 5:55 PM
Protocol: Traveling
1.0 kilometer(s)
31 species (+1 other taxa)

Northern Shoveler  1

Gadwall  1
Mallard  2
Redhead  9

Ruddy Duck  1
Eurasian Collared-Dove  1
Rufous Hummingbird  2

American Coot  3
Lewis’s Woodpecker  1
Pileated Woodpecker  3

Northern Flicker (Red-shafted)  4

Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted x Red-shafted)  1
Willow Flycatcher  3
Cassin’s Vireo  1
Warbling Vireo  3
Steller’s Jay  1
Black-billed Magpie  1
Clark’s Nutcracker  2
Common Raven  5
European Starling  2
American Robin  7
Cedar Waxwing  10
House Sparrow  1
House Finch  6
American Goldfinch  1
Song Sparrow  3
Red-winged Blackbird  5
Brewer’s Blackbird  2
Yellow Warbler  4
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon’s)  3
Western Tanager  6

Rose-breasted Grosbeak  1 

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