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Estero Morua on Thursday, October 16, 1975

Estero Morua 10/16/1975 Octubre -1975- 16, 17, 18 19 Jean + J. came down Thursday, leaving Tempe about 6:30 PM. It was dark when we left. Saw a coyote by the freeway between Pete's Corner and Gila Bend, and also 2 more + what was probably a kit fox in Mexico south of Sonoyta. Also, 3 or 4 burrowing owls on the Puerto Peñasco-Estero Morua road. It was after 1 AM before we went to bed. (Coyotes howled the night of 17th) Rock Wren slept in rafters of east porch. Tom, Jeff + Rick Fjeld showed up Sábado (in the 65 Ford with the wall panels).


There are 31 records in the field below.

1. Eared Grebe,10/16/1975,Estero Morua
2. Brown Pelican,10/16/1975,Estero Morua,very abundant
3. Double-Crested Cormorant,10/16/1975,Estero Morua,incl immature brown
4. Gambel's Quail,10/16/1975,Estero Morua
5. Willet,10/16/1975,Estero Morua
6. Marbled Godwit,10/16/1975,Estero Morua
7. Long-billed Curlew,10/16/1975,Estero Morua
8. Ruddy Turnstone,10/16/1975,Estero Morua
9. Black-bellied Plover,10/16/1975,Estero Morua
10. Say's Phoebe,10/16/1975,Estero Morua
11. Sanderling,10/16/1975,Estero Morua
12. Spotted Sandpiper,10/16/1975,Estero Morua
13. Long-billed Dowitcher,10/16/1975,Estero Morua
14. Heermann's Gull,10/16/1975,Estero Morua
15. Western Gull,10/16/1975,Estero Morua
16. Ring-billed Gull,10/16/1975,Estero Morua
17. Forster's Tern,10/16/1975,Estero Morua
18. Snowy Egret,10/16/1975,Estero Morua
19. Burrowing Owl,10/16/1975,Estero Morua
20. Osprey,10/16/1975,Estero Morua
21. Rock Wren,10/16/1975,Estero Morua,Rock Wren slept in rafters of east porch.
22. Great Blue Heron,10/16/1975,Estero Morua
23. American Kestrel,10/16/1975,Estero Morua
24. White-crowned Sparrow,10/16/1975,Estero Morua
25. Common Raven,10/16/1975,Estero Morua
26. Verdin,10/16/1975,Estero Morua
27. Great-tailed Grackle,10/16/1975,Estero Morua,They wrote boat-tailed grackle.
28. Dark-eyed Junco,10/16/1975,Estero Morua,Grey headed junco (!!)
29. Loggerhead Shrike,10/16/1975,Estero Morua
30. House Sparrow,10/16/1975,Estero Morua
31. Orange-crowned Warbler,10/16/1975,Estero Morua