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County Statistics  
Current county list: 272 
Top county lister: 241 (Mac McCormick; 88%) 
Top Big Year: none 
Top Big Day: 148 on 17 Aug 2004 (Steve Glover, John Luther, Ed Pandolfino, John Sterling)
"Best Bird": Common Grackle (26 June 2008 Bassetts Station)
 Close seconds: Lark Bunting (1 Sep 1971 Sattley) & Mew Gull (13-14 Mar 1993 Loyalton)
Compiler for North American Birds: Colin Dillingham
400 First Street
Quincy, CA 95971
dillingham7@digitalpath.net

Statistics last updated 06/11; see "explanations of county statistics" for more details. Thank you to Mac McCormick, Jim Steele, and John Sterling for supplying some of the information here.

Bird Clubs
Sierra Foothills Audubon Society, Grass Valley
Plumas Audubon Society, Quincy

Birding Sites
Sierra Valley & Yuba Pass
Bassett's Station- Hummingbird feeders
Hallelujah Junction
Smithneck Creek
Sierra Buttes
Plumas National Forest
Tahoe National Forest

Other Birding Resources
Checklist of the Birds of Sierra Valley and Yuba Pass - Bar graphs
Sierra Nevada Field Campus- San Francisco State University
Birds and Birding in the Sierra-Nevada- Email list
Endangered Species


Please send corrections, additions or updates to Joe Morlan: jmorlan@ccsf.edu
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