- Dec 28, 2012Yakkers,
I spent this fternoon from 2 to almost 5 along North Wenas Road from lower
Hardy Cyn. entrance west up to pines shy of Ellensburg Pass.I was especially
targeting pygmy ow or goshawk, both of which would be year birds for my
Yakima County list. Neither obliged but I saw turkeys, 32 in three groups!
California Quail 10
Gray Partridge 2 Wes Hazen's fields.
Wild Turkey 32 Group of 8 on ground at Mt. Vale Rd. Group of 19 at dusk
in cottonwoods 100 yards downstream of lower Hardy Cyn. entrance. Group of 5
at dusk in tall trees around bend west from Wenas Lake.
Golden Eagle 1
Bald Eagle 3
Red-tailed Hawk 3
Great Horned Owl 2
Northern Flicker 2
American Kestrel 2
Northern Shrike 3
Black-billed Magpie 5
Common Raven 3
Mountain Chickadee 4
White-breasted Nuthatch 2
Song Sparrow 4
Dark-eyed Junco 5
House Finch 10