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On 11 October 2014 from 8 am to 1:00 pm, the Columbia Audubon field trip folks walked
the wet swales, prairies, grasslands and crop fields of Bradford Farms. The overcast cool
weather was great and the breeze carried many raptors southward.

51 species were tallied including: Short-eared Owl, Palm Warbler, Henslow's Sparrow,
Le Conte's Sparrow, and Pine Siskins. The list below

31 of the 51 species observed, rest on eBird.
26 Double-crested Cormorant
20 American White Pelican
1 Glossy/White-faced Ibis
7 Northern Harrier
10 Sharp-shinned Hawk
16 Cooper's Hawk
1 Red-shouldered Hawk
2 Broad-winged Hawk
1 American Coot
6 Wilson's Snipe
1 Short-eared Owl
1 Merlin
1 Peregrine Falcon
3 Tree Swallow
9 Barn Swallow
4 Sedge Wren
15 Marsh Wren
5 Common Yellowthroat
1 Palm Warbler
19 Field Sparrow
76 Savannah Sparrow
1 Henslow's Sparrow
11 Le Conte's Sparrow
1 Fox Sparrow
9 Song Sparrow
15 Lincoln's Sparrow
30 Swamp Sparrow
10 White-throated Sparrow
11 White-crowned Sparrow
1 Dickcissel
2 Western Meadowlark
6 Eastern Meadowlark
2 Pine Siskin

Brad Jacobs, Paul McKenzie, Lori Turner, Greg Leonard, Jon Besser, Reed Gerdes.

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