Sanborn Slough

Ownership: 
Private
Colony: 
Yes
Stored Grains Present: 
No
Primary Substrate: 
willows (Salix spp.)
Secondary Substrate: 
bulrush or tule (Schoenoplectus spp.)

Location hosts several marshy areas (Sanborn Slough, Angel Slough) along the edges of Butte Creek. Extensive habitat not present (possibly reason for small colony size). However, forage of several varieties is available in farmland to the east (where females were observed foraging) as well as relatively dense insect fauna in and around the sloughs adjacent to the creek channel.

Observations from this Location

Record Observation Date Observer Number of Birds Data Source
Data 2017-04-09 Laura Cockrell 0 Statewide Survey, 2017 (unpublished)
Data 2011-04-16 William E Haas 300 Statewide Survey, 2011 (unpublished)
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