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?
In the fall of 1842 Dr. Whitman decided to travel from Waiilatpu to Boston. He wanted to convince the board members to keep his mission station open. Dr. Whitman was in such a hurry when he left that he forgot his compass.