Best Estimate for Number of Birds Observed:
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Type of Estimate:
Visual and Untimed
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Carrying Nest Material:
Colony quiet, Incubation inferred:
Fledglings out of Nest:
Distance to Stored Grains:
greater than 500 meters
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Type of estimate is visual, however it was timed for 35 minute duration.
GPS coordinates are N35.63050, W 118.97106 NAD 83.
Location is Tule road in Kern Co. east of Famosa road. Upper portion of the colony site has been impacted by construction activity and is unoccupied. Lower portion of the creek nearest Famosa road interesection is also not occupied.
Nesting substrate is cattail.