Mt. Davdison, SF, 08/29/07

Paul Saraceni

Warm, clear, buggy morning up on Mt. D. with light, variable winds. Brian F. already reported on some of his observations -- here's a summary of what else was around (including observations by Alan Hopkins and me) during a decent movement of western migrants.

Observations of local interest:

Rufous/Allen's Hummingbird sp. 5+ f./imm.
Hairy Woodpecker 1 m. & 1 f.
W. Wood-Pewee 1
"Western" Flyctacher 1
Hutton's Vireo 1
Warbling Vireo 7+
Cassin's Vireo 1 (Alan)
Tree Swallow 2
Steller's Jay 3
Swainson's Thrush 1
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1 (top of Ravine)
House Wren 2 (1 @ 4-trail X, 1 nr. top of Ravine)
Cedar Waxwing 1
Or.-cr. 1
Yellow 8+
Townsend's 6+
Wilson's 1
W. Tanager 30+
Bl.-head. Grosbeak 4-6
Lazuli Bunting 1 (calling fly-over)
Hooded Oriole 2 f./imm. (@ 4-trail X)
Lesser Goldfinch 15+
Pine Siskin 10+

Paul Saraceni
San Francisco, CA

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