Spring has started in the Sierra. Sierra Valley (Plumas Cty) at 5,000 ft.
had 8 Sandhill Cranes , some dancing, plus Canada and White-Fronted Geese.
Just north of Sattley (Sierra cty) was a Rough-legged Hawk along the road
with two more Sandhills.
The Truckee river 1 mile downstream of Tahoe City (Placer cty) had a pair of
Not much else. Blue Grouse aren't booming yet and Pine Grosbeaks are
Richard C. Carlson
Full Time Birder, Biker & Rotary Bureaucrat
Palo Alto & Lake Tahoe, CA & Tucson, AZ