Date: 2/26/17 1:06 pm
From: Mark Stevenson <drbrdr...>
Subject: [AZNMbirds] FW: AZ: 2 lists from carl tomoff at BOYCE THOMPSON ARBORETUM 


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> Date: Saturday, February 25, 2017, 8:41 AM
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> BOYCE THOMPSON ARBORETUM  BELL'S VIREO,
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> FROM: Carl Tomoff
> DATE: February 22, Wednesday
> In addition to most of the species
> noted yesterday, this morning I observed an adult Red-tailed
> Hawk, an early cooing White-wing Dove, an Inca Dove, a vocal
> Hammond’s Flycatcher near the palm grove, a female
> Vermilion Flycatcher east
> of Ayer Lake, one Marsh Wren, a flock of Western Bluebirds
> calling overhead, an Orange-crowned Warbler (foraging with a
> Ruby-crowned Kinglet and three Yellow-rumped Warblers in a
> flowering cottonwood near Ayer Lake), and one Rufous-crowned
> Sparrow. A pair
> of European Starlings investigated cavities in saguaros.
> The singing Bell’s Vireo ranged from the west end of
> the Demo Garden to the Hummingbird Garden. Lesser
> Goldfinches sang vigorously throughout the gardens much of
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> FROM: Carl Tomoff
> DATE: February 21, Tuesday
> Today I observed: Gambel’s
> Quail 35, Cooper’s Hawk 1, American Coot 1, Eurasian
> Collared-Dove 1, White-throated Swift 7, Anna’s
> Hummingbird 20, Broad-billed Hummingbird 3 males,
> Costa’s Hummingbird 2 males, Gila Woodpecker 10,
> Yellow-bellied
> Sapsucker 1, Red-naped Sapsucker 2, Ladder-backed
> Woodpecker 6, Say’s Phoebe 1, Hutton’s Vireo 2,
> Bell’s Vireo 1 (singing in Demo garden), Common Raven
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> Violet-green Swallow 1 (first of spring), Verdin
> 20, four species of wrens (Rock 8, Canyon 10, Bewick’s
> 10, Cactus 14), Ruby-crowned Kinglet 11, Black-tailed
> Gnatcatcher 4, Hermit Thrush 7, American Robin
> 65+
> (one flock; counted as they flew over), Curve-billed
> Thrasher 8 (nest building), Northern Mockingbird 5,
> Phainopepla 14, Yellow-rumped Warbler 16, Spotted Towhee 3,
> Rufous-crowned
> Sparrow 1, Canyon Towhee 2, Abert’s Towhee 18,
> Black-throated Sparrow 8, Song Sparrow 1, Lincoln’s
> Sparrow 3, White-crowned Sparrow 32, Northern Cardinal 25,
> Pyrrhuloxia (1 Queen Creek south of Demo), Red-winged
> Blackbird 35, Brewer’s Blackbird 150, House
> Finch 50, Lesser Goldfinch 45, House Sparrow 8. Verdins,
> Cactus Wrens, and Curve-billed Thrashers gathered nest
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