William V Ward
Jean P Ward
4 Sep 1985
- 85.0 km NE of Medford; Crater Lake National Park; Foot of Hillman Peak
- 42.95 -122.1666667
- 2351 meters
- Coniferous Forest
- Montane Grassland
- SONY TC-D5M
- Parabola 45.7cm/11.4cm (18in/4.5in)
NOTES: BNA: Calls, type uncertain.
(Altitude: See also Crater Lake National Park USGS topo map; Age/Sex: 6 adults, male and female; Breeding Status: Not Breeding; Species Sound: Frequent; General Climate: Arid; Cover Den: Open; Format: 1/2 TRK MONO; Noise Reduction: Dolby B 1C; Bias: metallic; Equalization Type IV,70US)
I was searching for Rosy Finches around snowbanks when this flock flew in. At first I thought they were the finches, but calls were different.