List of the More Common Migrants
Abundance status of these species is either "Uncommon" or "Rare" according to the 2002-2003 Vertebrate Inventory.
Hit the name to see photos, hear song recordings, and get information about that species.
"Uncommon" species are likely to be seen monthly in appropriate season and habitat and may even be locally common.
"Rare" species are usually seen only a few times each year.
For definitions of all the residency categories or abundance categories see definitions.
List of Species
Eared Grebe (Podiceps nigricollis) - Uncommon
Did You Know?
The tule lodge offers a comfortable place for the people inside. The structure is held up by wooden poles and covered with mats made of tule. Tules are a type of sedge; they grow in marshy areas; and are also called "bullrushes." Tules are stronger than they look. A tule lodge can withstand rain and wind.