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?
Great Basin Wild Rye Grass is part of the natural landscape at Whitman Mission. The name Waiilatpu, meaning place of rye grass, was used by the people to name the mission site.