22 July 2024


Sunday, September 29th, 2019
house finch (male)
House Finch (male).

As forecast, we had big rains overnight—and lesser rains today. Lesser, but steady enough to discourage our seventh straight mountain hike this (very chilly) morning, Jack and me. We stayed home.

rock pigeons
Rock Pigeons.

Yet still encountered several bird species—magpies, doves, finches. Took a trip in drizzle to buy groceries and admired great queues of Rock Pigeons on utility lines in town.

Still, looking forward to a nice long hike in the morning.

East Millcreek List
No mountain hike today, but here’s what I saw and/or heard.

1. Black-billed Magpie
2. Lesser Goldfinch (v)
3. House Finch
4. Eurasian Collared Dove
5. House Sparrow (v)
6. Rock Pigeon
7. Black-capped Chickadee (v)

v = Voice only

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