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Observers: Nancy Bish/Jane Thompson

Jane and I went east for 3 days and observed about 80 bird species.  The
following is a summary our best birds.

Date: August 13, 2002
Location: Zunno/Jiggs Reservoir
Species:
Solitary Sandpiper - 1

Location: Ruby Lake NWR
Species:
Trumpeter Swan - pair

Date: August 14, 2002
Location: Thomas Creek headwaters, Lamoille Canyon
Species:
Black Rosy-finch - several families (~20) observed on their breeding grounds

Location: Soldier Creek, Lamoille
Species:
Vesper Sparrow - 1
Lewis's Woodpecker - 1
Bobolink - 6+ observed with flock of Red-winged Blackbirds
Sandhill Crane - 2

Date: August 15, 2002
Location: Rye Patch Reservoir
Species:
Solitary Sandpiper - 2
Cassin's Vireo - 1
Red-breasted Nuthatch - 1
Nashville Warbler - 1
Yellow Warbler - 2
Wilson's Warbler - 2
Great-tailed Grackle - 1


Nancy Bish
Carson City
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