Birds (Yes & No) North of Fort Bragg
- Sun, 10 May 2009 -- Neither RED KNOT nor RUDDY TURNSTONE could
be found at Virgin Ck beach late morning. Four LONG-BILLED CURLEWS,
sixteen DUNLIN, four Semi-palmated Plovers, several Western Sands, and numerous
Whimbrels were about.
At Ten Mile river mouth, there were three LONG-BILLED CURLEWS and two
On Ocean Meadows Cir, our tan stripe WHITE-THROATED SPARROW is still
with us. Its molt appears to be complete, so it may not hang around much longer.
May 10th should be a pretty late date for MEN. (Humboldt Co. has records to
very, late May, etc).
Karen & Jim Havlena
North of Fort Bragg, CA
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