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Bird Monitoring and Research: July 31 - August 5, 2012

August 18, 2012 Posted by: Yosemite Bird Researchers and BW – Mather District Volunteer Interpretive Ranger

Period of July 31 - August 5, 2012
  
Table 1. Comparison of Birds Processed during Period 10
(First week of August), 2011 to 2012

Station 2011 2012 % change
Big Meadow
33 46 +39.4
Hodgdon (upper)
37 86 +132.4
Hodgdon (lower)
43 66 +53.5
Crane Flat
46 67 +45.7
Gin Flat
83 47 -43.4
White Wolf
29 76 +162.1
Total Recorded
271 388 +43.2


Table 2. Yearly Totals Comparison, 2011 to 2012

 

Station 2011 2012 % change
Big Meadow
278 280 +0.7
Hodgdon Meadow (upper)
272 441 +62.1
Hodgdon Meadow (lower)
296 478 +61.5
Crane Flat
389 475 +22.1
Gin Flat
200 248 +24.0
White Wolf
116 241 +107.8
Total Recorded
1551 2163 +39.5

We are done with research for the summer.  See you next year!
 

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