Owens Lake report

Observers: Chris Howard
Email: choward@telis.org
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Date: 09/13/2004
Time: 12:14 PM -0400

Yesterday's ESAS Owens Lake field trip was a great success. Mike Prather led us to southern and western parts of the lake. The first stop was Dirty Socks pond: highlights included Green Heron, Pied-billed Grebe, Long-billed Curlew, Solitary Sandpiper, White-faced Ibis. Next Stop Dirty Socks Habitat Shallow Flooding area: juvenile Sanderling, Baird's Sandpiper, 70+ Snowy Plover. Next Stop Cartago Marsh: another Baird's. Cottowood Marsh: Long-billed Curlew.

Photos 2004 (c) Jon Becknell:

Green Heron

Long-billed Curlew

White-faced Ibis