Hey all, it was a beautiful morning yesterday at Rosaschi Ranch, East Walker River (Lyon County), and we had some great birds – first and foremost, several Black-chinned Sparrows singing from the sagebrush uplands! Hat tip to my crew, Mark and Alan, telling me on my arrival the night before: BLACK-CHINNED SPARROWS! I’ve never had them this far north before, so I was pretty excited. Birds I noted included:
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
I also flew past the Elbow, just downriver, and found
That great morning was followed up by an afternoon impressively similar to underneath a waterfall – not to mention scattered hail. A fun May day in Nevada!