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Re: (Possible) Garganey continues at Yolo Wildlife Area
Hi CV Birders. I was one of the co-finders of the 2003 Baker STP
"Garganey". That bird was NOT accepted by the CBRC, and I have since
reidentified it as a probable Common Teal, the Eurasian counterpart to
our Green-winged Teals. Please use discretion when comparing the
current Yolo bird to that one.
--- In central_valley_birds@..., "Chris Conard"
large group of birders. They were scoping the putative female-typeGarganey
from what I believe is Lot C (the lot on your right as you are heading Slike the
pattern on the face. The bill appeared a little smaller than Iwould like.
The bill was all dark. At times green showed in the speculum (wingothers. I
like the white edging to the tertials.at the
Baker Sewage Ponds in 2003. Photo here:http://fog.ccsf.cc.ca.us/~jmorlan/garg.htm<http://fog.ccsf.cc.ca.us/%7Ejmorlan/garg.htm>