Rare Bird Alert Calgary: Feb 16

Have you seen an unusual bird in Calgary? If it is on this Reportable_Birds (PDF), please report it to the Nature Calgary Rare Bird Alert line at 403 221-4519 and leave a message after the beep at the end of the recording. If you would like some help with species identification, us email us at birdscalgary@gmail.com.  To report injured wildlife call the Calgary Wildlife Rehabilitation Society at 403 239-2488, or the Alberta Institute for Wildlife Conservation at 403 946-2361.

February 12
–PILEATED WOODPECKER(1) Hull’s Wood, Fish Creek PP, by Howard Heffler.
–NORTHERN SHRIKE(1), near 22x bridge in FCPP, by HH.
–TOWNSEND’S SOLITAIRE, three on the eastern slope of Beaverdam Flats, by D. Arndt; one in backyard of Andrew Slater in Oakridge area, and one on Feb.13 W. of Bebo grove in FCPP, by Gus Yaki, et.al.
–AMERICAN ROBIN(3) , back yard of AS in Oakridge area of Calgary.

February 13
–SHARP-SHINNED HAWK, near home of Corrine Griffin in Linden.

February 14
–THREE-TOED WOODPECKER, Bebo Grove area of FCPP, by GY et.al.

The next scheduled update of the Bird Alert is on Monday Feb.20.