Sharp-shinned Hawk

Sharp-shinned Hawk

eruther
Jul 22, 2014
Claremont Canyon Regional Preserve
Traveling
3 miles
90 Minutes
Observers: 2
All birds reported? Yes
Comments:
Submitted from BirdLog NA for iOS, version 1.7.5
2 Sharp-shinned Hawk — Parent flew on calling and carrying prey. Flew from branch to branch calling and seeming to look around. No young appeared. Plucked and ate prey. Flew away carrying it. Saw another SSHA as we exited forest; not sure if it was a fledgling.

1 Band-tailed Pigeon
1 Mourning Dove
3 Anna’s Hummingbird
1 Northern Flicker (Red-shafted)
2 Steller’s Jay
1 Western Scrub-Jay
6 Chestnut-backed Chickadee
1 Oak Titmouse
7 Bushtit
1 Brown Creeper
1 House Wren
6 Wrentit
2 American Robin
8 Spotted Towhee
9 California Towhee
10 Dark-eyed Junco (Oregon)
5 House Finch
5 Lesser Goldfinch