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Estero Morua on Friday, December 31, 1982

Estero Morua 12/31/1982 LXXVIII Who? Tom Christy Davey (Davy) Mike Sally Jerry Jean December 31, 1982 New Year's 1983 Left 5 enero 1983 Tom woke the whole house up in the middle of the night yelling "Vomit Crade! Vomit Crade!" at the top of his lungs. First bird of 1983: Say's Phoebe. What does this portend? 30-40 Black Vultures soaring and wheeling at Sonoyta 5 January '83


There are 26 birds in the list below.

1. Say's Phoebe,12/31/1982,Estero Morua,Journal starting christmas 82. "Dad's first bird of 1983 was a Say's Phoebe." I remember him writing that down in the logbook at the beach with the words "what does it portend?" vomit crade night around here.
2. White-crowned Sparrow,12/31/1982,Estero Morua
3. Bufflehead,12/31/1982,Estero Morua
4. Common Loon,12/31/1982,Estero Morua
5. Brown Pelican,12/31/1982,Estero Morua
6. Brown Booby,12/31/1982,Estero Morua
7. Osprey,12/31/1982,Estero Morua
8. Double-Crested Cormorant,12/31/1982,Estero Morua
9. Sanderling,12/31/1982,Estero Morua
10. Turkey Vulture,12/31/1982,Estero Morua
11. Great Blue Heron,12/31/1982,Estero Morua
12. Willet,12/31/1982,Estero Morua
13. Black-bellied Plover,12/31/1982,Estero Morua
14. Ruddy Turnstone,12/31/1982,Estero Morua
15. Long-billed Dowitcher,12/31/1982,Estero Morua
16. Long-billed Curlew,12/31/1982,Estero Morua
17. Burrowing Owl,12/31/1982,Estero Morua
18. Western Gull,12/31/1982,Estero Morua
19. Heermann's Gull,12/31/1982,Estero Morua
20. Ring-billed Gull,12/31/1982,Estero Morua
21. Royal Tern,12/31/1982,Estero Morua
22. Forster's Tern,12/31/1982,Estero Morua
23. Great-tailed Grackle,12/31/1982,Estero Morua
24. Verdin,12/31/1982,Estero Morua
25. Rock Wren,12/31/1982,Estero Morua
26. Common Raven,12/31/1982,Estero Morua