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1 February 23 -, 2005 BIRDS 1 Pacific Loon 2 2 Eared Grebe Pink-footed Shearwater 1 4 Black-vented Shearwater Black Storm-Petrel 1 6 Brown Pelican American White Pelican 15 8 Magnificent Frigatebird Brandt s Cormorant Double-crested Cormorant Brown Booby Blue-footed Booby Great Blue Heron Great Egret Snowy Egret Cattle Egret 3 17 Little Blue Heron Tricolored Heron 1 LP Reddish Egret Green Heron Yellow-crowned Night Heron Black-crowned Night-Heron 1 23 White Ibis White-faced Ibis Turkey Vulture Northern Pintail 2 27 Blue-winged Teal Cinnamon Teal 25

2 February 23 -, Northern Shoveler American Wigeon Green-winged teal 8 32 Lesser Scaup Redhead 1 m 34 Surf Scoter Red-breasted Merganser Bald Eagle 1 imm 37 Osprey Red-tailed Hawk Harris' Hawk Crested Caracara American Kestrel Peregrine Falcon 1 imm 1 ad 43 American Coot Black-necked Stilt Black-bellied Plover Snowy Plover Wilson's Plover Killdeer Semipalmated Plover 1 LP American Oystercatcher 1 ES Black Oystercatcher 5 52 Greater Yellowlegs Willet 1 ES Spotted Sandpiper 1 LP Whimbrel 8 ES Long-billed Curlew Marbled Godwit

3 February 23 -, Black Turnstone 4 59 Sanderling Western Sandpiper , Least Sandpiper Dunlin Short-billed Dowitcher Wilson's Snipe 2 65 Red Phalarope Pomarine Jaeger 1 subad 67 jaeger sp Laughing Gull Heerman s Gull California Gull 30 LP C Ring-billed Gull Herring Gull Yellow-footed Gull MB 74 Western Gull Caspian Tern 1 LP 1 76 Royal Tern Elegant Tern 5 78 Gull-billed Tern? 2 79 Xantus'/Craveri's Murrelet 3 80 Rock Pigeon 50 LP White-winged Dove 2 LP Mourning Dove

4 February 23 -, Common Ground Dove Barn Owl 1 85 Costa s Hummingbird 6 ES Xantus' Hummingbird 2 87 Belted Kingfisher Ladder-back Woodpecker 1 89 Gila Woodpecker 1 LP 3 BB Say s Phoebe? 91 Black Phoebe Pacific-Slope Flycatcher 1 ES 93 Gray Flycatcher 2 94 Ash-throated Flycatcher 7 BB 8 95 Bell's Vireo 1 BB 96 Horned Lark 4 MB 97 Loggerhead Shrike 3 BB Western Scrub Jay 1 LP Common Raven 1 ES Tree Swallow Northern Rough-winged Swallow Barn Swallow Violet-green Swallow 1 BB Verdin 3 ES 5 BB Cactus Wren 1 LP Canyon Wren 1 ES 107 Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 1 m 108 California Gnatcatcher 6 BB American Pipit Northern Mockingbird 3 ES 6 BB Gray Thrasher 2

5 February 23 -, European Starling Phainopepla Orange-crowned Warbler 1 ES 1 BB Black-and-white Warbler 1 m 116 Yellow-rumped Warbler yellowthroat species Black-throated Sparrow 4 ES 2 BB Lark Sparrow Savannah Sparrow Green-tailed Towhee 2 ES 1 BB Northern Cardinal Lark Bunting Hooded Oriole Scott s Oriole Yellow-headed Blackbird Red-winged Blackbird Brown-headed Cowbird House Finch 5 LP Lesser Goldfinch House Sparrow 30 LP

6 February 23 -, 2005 MAMMALS 1 Humpback Whale? 14 2 Gray Whale Common Dolphin 200? Bottlenose Dolphin 10 LP 7? 6 5 California Sea Lion 1 LP Coyote Black-tailed Jackrabbit Black Jackrabbit 5 BB 9 White-tailed Antelope Squirrel 1 BB 3 FISH 1 Manta Ray HERPS 1 Side-blotched Lizard 5 2 Desert Sandracer 6 3 Desert Iguana 1 4 whiptail species LEPS white sp. x x blue sp. x sulpher sp x x x Queen? BB Orange sulpher x swallowtail sp. x OTHER 1 Giant Squid 6

7 February 23 -, Ghost Crab 3 Sally Lightfoot 4 Fiddler Crab

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