Lower Arroyo Bird List

contributed by Ron Cyger and Bill Meyers

Updates for the week before December 16, 1999 by Bill

Common Snipe (seen twice during the last week)
Purple Finch
White-throated Sparrow (by Tom Miko)

Number of Species: 87
Lower Arroyo Seco (Colorado St. Bridge South toStables)

Great Blue Heron
Great Egret
Snowy Egret
Green Heron
Sharp-shinned Hawk
Cooper's Hawk
Red-shouldered Hawk
Red-tailed Hawk
American Kestrel
Peregrine Falcon
American Coot
Greater Yellowlegs
Spotted Sandpiper
Rock Dove
Band-tailed Pigeon
Spotted Dove
Mourning Dove
Great Horned Owl
Vaux's Swift
White-throated Swift
Anna's Hummingbird
Rufous Hummingbird
Allen's Hummingbird
Belted Kingfisher
Acorn Woodpecker
Nuttall's Woodpecker
Downy Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
Northern Flicker
Pacific-slope Flycatcher
Black Phoebe
Ash-throated Flycatcher
Plumbeous Vireo
Hutton's Vireo
Western Scrub-Jay
American Crow
Common Raven
Violet-green Swallow
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
Bank Swallow
Cliff Swallow
Bewick's Wren
House Wren
Winter Wren
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
Western Bluebird
Hermit Thrush
American Robin
Northern Mockingbird
California Thrasher
European Starling
American Pipit
Cedar Waxwing
Orange-crowned Warbler
Yellow Warbler
Yellow-rumped Warbler
Black-throated Gray Warbler
Townsend's Warbler
Common Yellowthroat
Wilson's Warbler
Summer Tanager
Western Tanager
Spotted Towhee
California Towhee
Rufous-crowned Sparrow
Lark Sparrow
Black-throated Sparrow
Song Sparrow
Lincoln's Sparrow
White-crowned Sparrow
Golden-crowned Sparrow
Dark-eyed Junco
Black-headed Grosbeak
Red-winged Blackbird
Brewer's Blackbird
Bullock's Oriole
House Finch
Lesser Goldfinch
American Goldfinch
House Sparrow
Red Whiskered Bulbul

Bill Meyers additions:

Black-crowned Night-Heron
Turkey Vulture
Ring-necked Pheasant (1956)
California Quail
Virginia Rail (Dead)
Solitary Sandpiper
Western Sandpiper
Barn Owl
Black-chinned Hummingbird
Olive-sided Flycatcher
Western Kingbird
Sulphur-bellied Flycatcher
Warbling Vireo
Mountain Chickadee
Oak Titmouse
Chipping Sparrow
Vesper Sparrow
Blue Grosbeak
Hooded Oriole
Western Meadowlark
Brown-headed Cowbird
Nutmeg Mannikin
Orange Bishop

Ron Cyger