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Estero Morua on Saturday, January 8, 1983

Estero Morua 1/8/1983 LXXIX GAC + JHC enero Sat. 8th 9 10 11 12 13 Fr 14 Sat 15 Sunday 16 The 13th we drove with Davis' in our VW (They in theirs) to the 2nd estuary; fishing de nada. Porpoises, "loons," eared grebes, cormorant, 3 ospreys there.


There are 36 birds in the list below.

1. Whimbrel,1/8/1983,Estero Morua,The birds are not great again. Too much wind? Do we see them from afar only because we often go walking at high tide at estero. 2 whimbrels
2. Snowy Egret,1/8/1983,Estero Morua,snowy egret 4
3. Great Blue Heron,1/8/1983,Estero Morua,3 The 12th saw eleven GB herons in estuary on sand bar!
4. Double-Crested Cormorant,1/8/1983,Estero Morua
5. Osprey,1/8/1983,Estero Morua
6. Northern Harrier,1/8/1983,Estero Morua,male on our dunes
7. Eared Grebe,1/8/1983,Estero Morua
8. Gambel's Quail,1/8/1983,Estero Morua
9. Brown Pelican,1/8/1983,Estero Morua
10. Surf Bird,1/8/1983,Estero Morua
11. Black-bellied Plover,1/8/1983,Estero Morua
12. Wilson's Plover,1/8/1983,Estero Morua,(5)
13. Willet,1/8/1983,Estero Morua,dunlin
14. Western Sandpiper,1/8/1983,Estero Morua
15. Herring Gull,1/8/1983,Estero Morua
16. Long-billed Dowitcher,1/8/1983,Estero Morua
17. Marbled Godwit,1/8/1983,Estero Morua
18. Sanderling,1/8/1983,Estero Morua
19. Long-billed Curlew,1/8/1983,Estero Morua
20. Forster's Tern,1/8/1983,Estero Morua
21. Ruddy Turnstone,1/8/1983,Estero Morua
22. Western Gull,1/8/1983,Estero Morua
23. Heermann's Gull,1/8/1983,Estero Morua
24. Ring-billed Gull,1/8/1983,Estero Morua
25. Common Raven,1/8/1983,Estero Morua
26. Loggerhead Shrike,1/8/1983,Estero Morua
27. Say's Phoebe,1/8/1983,Estero Morua
28. Verdin,1/8/1983,Estero Morua
29. Great-tailed Grackle,1/8/1983,Estero Morua
30. Western Meadowlark,1/8/1983,Estero Morua
31. Rock Wren,1/8/1983,Estero Morua
32. Savannah Sparrow,1/8/1983,Estero Morua
33. White-crowned Sparrow,1/8/1983,Estero Morua
34. Bufflehead,1/8/1983,Estero Morua
35. Brown Booby,1/8/1983,Estero Morua
36. American Oystercatcher,1/8/1983,Estero Morua