Central BC, Haida Gwaii and North Coast

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Tundra Swan (1)
Location: Duck pond at McMillan Creek on Old Summit Lake Rd - Prince George
Reported: May 18-19 (Jeff Dyck)

Baird’s Sandpiper (1)
Location: Martin Lake - Tatla Lake
Reported: May 19 (Jim Sims et al.)

Prairie Falcon (1)
Location: Rock Lake - Riske Creek
Reported: May 16 (Phil Ranson)

Yellow-headed Blackbird (1)
Location: Seeley Lake Provincial Park - South Hazelton
Reported: May 15 (Walter Thorne)

Long-billed Curlew (1)
Location: HERE in a field near Pritchard Creek near the Stikine River - Chute Landing
Reported: May 5-7 (Bill Sampson)

Black Scoter (1 female)
Location: West end of Horse Lake (seen off Lakeshore Drive HERE) - 100 Mile House
Reported: May 6 (Paul Foth)

Western Kingbird (1)
Location: On the fence line near the gas pipeline on Old Shelley Rd South - Prince George
Reported: May 4 (Jeff Dyck, Angie Joiner and Emily Williams, m.obs)

Rusty Blackbird (1)
Location: New Remo Bed and Breakfast - Terrace
Reported: May 4 (Jeremy Gatten)

Blue Jay (2)
Location: Canoe Launch Bridge on Cottonwood Island - Prince George
Reported: May 1 (Emily Williams)

Pacific Golden-Plover (1 in breeding plumage)
Location: Oak tree field north of Lone Oak Ranch at Eaglet Lake - Giscome
Reported: April 29-30 (Sandra Kinsey and Laird Law, m.obs)

Clay-colored Sparrow (1)
Location: Near Britco on Pacific Street - Prince George
Reported: April 29 (Emily Williams)

American White Pelicans (4) *early*
Location: At Riverside Park on the Nechako River across from the bird observatory tower - Vanderhoof
Reported: April 7 (Walter and Susan Thorne, m.obs)

Pomarine Jaeger (1)
Location: Sandspit Airport - Haida Gwaii
Reported: April 7 (Carey Bergman)

Long-billed Curlew (1 flyover)
Location: Alkali Lake - 40 km south of Williams Lake
Reported: March 31 (Phil Ranson)

Common Teal
Location: 1 at Alkali Lake - 40km south of Williams Lake
Reported: March 31 (Phil Ranson)

Rusty Blackbird (2)
Location: Quesnel Municipal Dump (540 Carson Pit Rd) - Quesnel
Reported: Jan 21-March 10 (Sheila and Brian Murland, m.obs)

Photo: Jerry McFetridge

Harris's Sparrow (1)
Location: At a feeder in the 700 block of Kinchant St - Quesnel  
Reported: Jan 5-Feb 16 (Suzy Wright, m.obs)

Harris's Sparrow in Quesnel - Photo: Suzy Wright

Blue Jays

Location: 2 at Old Summit Lake Rd near Sperling Rd - Prince George
Reported: Nov 20/18-Jan Feb 11/19 (Sandra Kinsey, m.obs)

Location: 1 at a private home on East Perry Rd - Prince George
Reported: Feb 10 (Sara Sparks)

White-breasted Nuthatch (1)
Location: Seen on Partridge St near Ptarmigan Street and seen at a private home on Teal St - Kitimat
Reported: Oct 27/18-Feb 6/19 (Margaret and Glenn Stenson, m.obs)

1st White-breasted Nuthatch in Kitimat - Photo: Walter Thorne/Macaulay Library

Blue Jays

Location: 1 on Upper Fraser Rd - Ferndale
Reported: Jan 21 (Sandra Kinsey)

Location: 1 at private home on Garvin Rd - Quesnel
Reported: Sept 3/18-Jan 19/19 (S. Wright, m.obs)

Cassin's Finches

Location: Two males and one female at Eaglet Lake - Prince George
Reported: Jan 27 (Sandra Kinsey and Laird Law)

Location: One male and two females feeding on Mitchell Road - Prince George
Reported: Jan 12-15 (Jeff Dyck, m.obs)

Gyrfalcon (1 juvenile)
Location: 1/2 way along the south side of Boeing Rd. Also seen on Old Cariboo Hwy, 100m south of Giscome Rd and on Gunn Rd and at the canoe launch at Cottonwood Park - Prince George
Reported: Dec 16-Jan 26 (fide Jack Bowling, m.obs)

Spotted Sandpiper (1)
Location: Foraging along gravel beach on south shore of Lina Island - Haida Gwaii
Reported: Jan 20 (Carey Bergman)

Palm Warbler (1)
Location: At Queen B's Cafe on Wharf Way - Haida Gwaii
Reported: Jan 18 (Carey Bergman)

White-winged Scoter (1)
Location: Eaglet Lake - Willow River
Reported: Nov 29 (Sandra Kinsey et al.)

Pacific Wren (1)
Location: Eaglet Lake - Willow River
Reported: Nov 21-29 (Sandra Kinsey et al.)

Swamp Sparrow (1)
Location: Otter Point and marsh on Bulrush Trail at Scout Island - Williams Lake
Reported: Oct 27-Nov 28 (Phil Ranson, m.obs)

Tundra Swans (5)
Location: Eaglet Lake - Willow River
Reported: Nov 20 (Sandra Kinsey)

Palm Warbler (7)
Location: 2 at the SE end of Sandspit Airport. 1 near the old government dock and 3 on the west side of spit - Haida Gwaii
Reported: Nov 7-14 (Jeremy Gatten and Ian Cruickshank)

Marbled Godwit (1)
Location: Yakoun River Estuary - Haida Gwaii
Reported: Nov 13 (Jeremy Gatten and Ian Cruickshank)

Western Tanager (1)
Location: At the garden at the terminal west end of Bay Street in Queen Charlotte City - Haida Gwaii
Reported: Nov 10-13 (Jeremy Gatten and Ian Cruickshank)

Palm Warbler (3)
Location: Oceanview Dr and 7th St at Queen Charlotte City - Haida Gwaii
Reported: Nov 10-13 (Jeremy Gatten and Ian Cruickshank)

Cliff Swallow (1)
Location: Rose Spit at Naikoon Provincial Park - Haida Gwaii
Reported: Nov 11 (Jeremy Gatten and Ian Cruickshank)

Rusty Blackbird (1 male)
Location: Scout Island - Williams Lake
Reported: Nov 10 (Phil Ranson)

Swainson’s Thrush (1)
Location: Private Home on Alpine Drive - Prince George
Reported: Nov 8 (Sandra Kinsey and Laird Law)

Swainson's Thrush - Photo: Sandra Kinsey/Macaulay Library

Pacific Golden-Plover (1)
Location: Sandspit Airport - Haida Gwaii
Reported: Nov 7 (Jeremy Gatten and Ian Cruickshank)

Red Phalarope (1)
Location: In front of Eagle Bear Lodge on Eagle Lake - Tatla Lake
Reported: Oct 9-Nov 7 (Jim Sims)

Photo: Jim Sims/Macaulay Library

Palm Warbler (1)
Location: In the bushes at the vacant lot by the Seal Cove Pub - Prince Rupert
Reported: Oct 31-Nov 1 (Teresa Weismiller)

Pacific Loon (1 juv)
Location: On the Fraser River just off the SE corner of Leitdli T'eneh Park - Prince George
Reported: Oct 27 (Nancy Krueger et al.)

Pacific Loon (1)
Location: Eagle Lake - Tatla Lake
Reported: Oct 19 (Jim Sims)

Palm Warbler (1)
Location: Feeding on the ground at Ridley Terminal - Prince Rupert
Controlled access site*
Reported: Oct 18 (Neil Simpson)

Long-tailed Duck (5)
Location: Bouchie Lake
Reported: Oct 16 (Jerry McFetridge)

Rusty Blackbird (2)
Location: East end of Swan Lake - Atlin
Reported: Oct 15 (Tracy Allard)

Palm Warbler (1)
Location: At Waterfront and Cliff St - Ginglox
Reported: Oct 13 (Tracy Allard)

Say's Phoebe (1 late)
Location: Private Home - Riske Creek
Reported: Oct 11 (Sharon Henry)

Rusty Blackbird (2)
Location: On the lawn of the lodge HERE at Tweedsmuir Provincial Park
Reported: Oct 9 (Janice White)

Photo: Janice White
Swamp Sparrow (1)
Location: Airport - Williams Lake
Reported: Oct 9 (Phil Ranson)

Tennessee Warbler (1)
Location: In private yard on Swannell Dr. -  Hazelton
Reported: Oct 5 (Larry Joseph)

Palm Warbler (1)
Location: Km 34.5 on the North Fraser  Forest Service Rd - Prince George
Reported: Sept 30 (Sandra Kinsey and Laird Law)

American Golden-Plover (1)
Location: On mudflats near the east send of Martin Lake - Tatla Lake
Reported: Sept 29 (Jim Sims)

American White Pelican (2)
Location: Pelican Lake - Near Prince George
Reported: Sept 28 (Brian and Sheila Murland)

RBA: RED-FOOTED BOOBY (1 adult -dark morph)
Location: HERE 120 miles off of Cape Saint James in Haida Gwaii
Reported: Sept 27 (Kyle Brynjolfson)

BC's first Red-footed Booby in Haida Gwaii - Photo: Kyle Brynjolfson

Sabine's Gulls (4)
Location: Recreation site bay at Eagle Lake - Tatla Lake
Reported: Sept 24-28 (Jim Sims, m.obs)

1 of 4 Sabine's Gulls at Eagle Lake in Tatla Lake - Photo: Jim Sims
Swamp Sparrow (1)
Location: Banded at Tatlayoko Bird Observatory then seen foraging along the Homathko - Tatlayoko Lake
Reported: Sept 18-28 (Avery Bartels et al.)

Red Phalarope (1)
Location: Towydkin Lake - Hanceville
Reported: Sept 24 (John Woods and Sandy Proulx)

Blue Jay (1)
Location: Feeders at Eagle Bear Lodge - Tatla Lake
Reported: Dec 22/17-Sept 25/18 (Jennifer Hemmings, m.obs)

Photo: David Hemmings

Greater White-fronted Goose (1)
Location: Rock Lake - Riske Creek
Reported: Sept 23 (Sandy Proulx and Phil Ranson)

Blue Jay (1)
Location: Private Home near Prince George
Reported: Sept 23 (Serge Wolf)

American Golden-Plover (4)
Location: On the small island off the spit of land from Hwy 20 at Becher Dam Lake - Riske Creek
Reported: Sept 18-23 (Kris Andrews et al.)

Rusty Blackbird (1)
Location: On willows on far shore on Graham Lake - Tatla Lake
Reported: Sept 16-23 (Avery Bartels et al.)

Black-bellied Plover (2)
Location: On the small island off the spit of land from Hwy 20 at Becher Dam Lake - Riske Creek
Reported: Sept 17-23 (Sandy Proulx et al., m.obs)

LeConte's Sparrow (1)
Location: Tatlayoko Bird Observatory - Tatlayoko Lake
Reported: Sept 22 (Avery Bartels)

Swamp Sparrow (1)
Location: Private Home - Hanceville
Reported: Sept 22 (Sandy Proulx)

Parasitic Jaeger (1)
Location: Eagle Lake - Tatla Lake
Reported: Sept 19 (Jim Sims)

American Golden-Plover (1)
Location: Separating Lake - Riske Creek
Reported: Sept 18 (John Woods and Sharon Henry)

Pacific Golden-Plover (1)
Location: Becher Dam Lake - Riske Creek
Reported: Sept 17 (Sandy Proulx)

Say's Phoebe (1)
Location: Private Home - Hanceville
Reported: Sept 5-17 (Sandy Proulx)

American Golden-Plover (11)
Location: Cottonwood Island - Prince George
Reported: Sept 16-19 (Emily Williams, m.obs)

Dusky Flycatcher (1)
Location: Banded at Tatlayoko Bird Observatory - Tatlayoko Lake
Reported: Aug 31-Sept 19 (Avery Bartels et al.)

American Golden-Plover (3)
Location: Drummond Lake (seen also on Roundup Lake) - Riske Creek
Reported: Sept 16 (Sandy Prolux and Phil Ranson)

American Golden-Plover (1)
Location: Eagle Lake - Tatla Lake
Reported: Sept 15-17 (Jim Sims, m.obs)

American Golden-Plover (2)
Location: Pinto Lake - Tatla Lake
Reported: Sept 16 (Avery Bartels et al.)

BUFF-BREASTED SANDPIPER (1)
Location: Eagle Lake - Tatla Lake
Reported: Sept 16 (Jim Sims)

Tundra Swan (2)
Location: Eaglet Lake - Willow River
Reported: Sept 1-16 (Sandra Kinsey and Laird Law, m.obs)

Sanderlings

Location: 2 at Round Up Lake - Riske Creek
Reported: Aug 26-Sept 16 (Sandy Proulx and Phil Ranson., m.obs)

Location: 1 at Eagle Lake - Tatla Lake
Reported: Sept 8-15 (Jim Gins)

Location: 5 at Martin Lake - Tatla Lake
Reported: Sept 14 (Rosemary and Paul Clapham)

Location: 1 at Drummond Lake - Riske Creek
Reported: Aug 27-Sept 12 (Paul Foth)

Blue Jay (1)
Location: Near the boat launch at Scout Island -Williams Lake
Reported: Sept 14 (Kris Andrews)

BUFF-BREASTED SANDPIPER (8)
Location: Sandpsit Airport - Haida Gwaii
Reported: Sept 10 (Carey Bergman)

1 of 8 Buff-breasted Sandpipers in Haida Gwaii - Photo: Carey Bergman

Red Phalarope (1)
Location: North shore of Tatlayoko Lake - Tatlayoko Lake
Reported: Sept 10 (Avery Bartels, m.obs)

Red Phalarope at Tatlayoko Lake - Photo: Rosemary Clapham

American Golden Plover (2)
Location: Lye Lake - Riske Creek
Reported: Sept 9 (Sandy Proulx and Phil Ranson)

1 of 2 Juvenile American Golden-Plovers in Riske Creek - Photo: Phil Ranson

Prairie Falcon (1)
Location: Starratt Wildlife Sanctuary - Valemount
Reported: Sept 4-9 (Lisa Galatini, m.obs)

Red-necked Phalarope (1)
Location: Lye Lake - Riske Creek
Reported: Sept 9 (Phil Ranson and Sandy Proulx)

BUFF-BREASTED SANDPIPER (1)
Location: Last seen at Drummond Lake. Previously seen at Lye Lake - Riske Creek
Reported: Sept 2-6 (Phil Ranson and Sandy Proulx, m.obs)

Buff-breasted Sandpiper at Becher's Prairie-Photo: Kris Andrews

RED PHALAROPE (1)
Location: Drummond Lake - Riske Creeke
Reported: Sept 2 (Sandy Proulx and Phil Ranson)

Red Phalarope to the left of a Red-necked Phalarope - Photo: Phil Ranson 

Pacific Golden-Plover (1)
Location: Drummond Lake
Reported: Sept 2 (Sandy Prolux and Phil Ranson)

Photo: Phil Ranson
Sabine's Gull (1 adult)
Location: Eaglet Lake - Willow River
Reported: Sept 1-2 (Sandra Kiney and Laird Law)

Least Flycatcher (1)
Location: Banded at Tatlayoko Bird Observatory - Tatlayoko Lake
Reported: Sept 1 (Avery Bartels et al.)

Long-tailed Jaeger (1)
Location: Flying north over Tatlayoko Bird Observatory - Tatlayoko Lake
Reported: Aug 29 (Avery Bartels et al.)

Blackpoll Warbler (1)
Location: Tatlayoko Bird Observatory - Tatlayoko Lake
Reported: Aug 25-27 (Avery Bartels et al.)

American Tree Sparrow (1)
Location: Mugaha Marsh Banding Station - Mackenzie
Reported: Aug 26 (Vi Lambie et al.)

Rusty Blackbirds (5)
Location: End of left-hand lagoon HERE - Barkerville
Reported: Aug 26 (Jerry McFetridge)

Western Grebe (1)
Location: In lake viewed from the north side of Bullrush Trail at Scout Island - Williams Lake
Reported: July 12-Aug 23 (Ilya Povalyaev, m.obs)

Anna's Hummingbird (1 male)
Location: Private Home in Colleymount - Burns Lake
Reported: Aug 22 (Keith Walker)

Photo: Keith Walker

Gray-cheeked Thrush (1)
Location: Banded at Mugaha Marsh - Mackenzie
Reported: Aug 21-22 (Walter Thorne)
Photo HERE

Magnolia Warbler (1 HYF)
Location: Tatlayoko Bird Observatory - Tatlayoko Lake
Reported: Aug 20 (Avery Bartels et al.)

Upland Sandpiper (1)
Location: Community Pasture on Mtn View Rd - McBtide
Reported: Aug 20 (Elsie and Glen)

Rusty Blackbird (1)
Location: Flyover at Tatlayoko Lake Bird Observatory - Tatlayoko Lake
Reported: Aug 18 (Avery Bartels et al.)

Swamp Sparrow (1)
Location: Pantage Lake - Bouchie Lake
Reported: Aug 17 (Dwaine Laxdal)

Prairie Falcon (1)
Location: On a haybale on a private property on Jeck Rd - Eddy
Reported: Aug 16 (Jeff Dyck)

Photo: Jeff Dyck

BUFF-BREASTED SANDPIPER (1)
Location: Drummond Lake - Riske Creek
Reported: Aug 15 (Phil Ranson and Sandy Proulx)

Buff-breasted Sandpiper at Drummond Lake - Photo: Phil Ranson

Red-necked Phalarope (1)
Location: Drummond Lake - Riske Creek
Reported: Aug 15 (Phil Ranson and Sandy Proulx)

Anna's Hummingbirds (3)
Location: 253 Birch Rd - Fort St. James
Reported: Aug 1-13 (Kristen Cooper)
Video HERE

Nashville Warbler (1)
Location: In mixed flock by the banding lab at Tatlayoko Lake Bird Observatory - Tatlayoko Lake
Reported: Aug 8 (Avery Bartels)

Eastern Kingbird (1)
Location: Tatlayoko Lake Bird Observatory - Tatlayoko Lake
Reported: Aug 8 (Sachi Dell-Snively)

Sanderling (1)
Location: Tsuh Lake on Taseko Lake Rd. - Hanceville
Reported: Aug 7 (Sandy Proulx)


Photo: Sandy Proulx

Gray Catbird (1)
Location: Tatlayoko Lake Bird Observatory - Tatlayoko Lake
Reported: Aug 6 (Avery Bartels)

Yellow-bellied Sapsucker (1 female and 1 juvenile)
Location: 807 Norn Rd - Quesnel
Reported: July 29 (Dwaine Laxdal)

Adult Female Yellow-bellied Sapsucker in Quesnel - Photo: Dwaine Laxdal

Calliope Hummingbird (1 female)
Location: Private Home - Hazelton
Reported: July 26-28 (Larry Joseph)

Black-bellied Plover
Location: Shelley Sludge Lagoons on Refuse Rd - Prince George
Reported: July 19-21 (Cathy Antoniazzi, m.obs)

Tundra Swans (2)
Location: Eaglet Lake between Lone Oak and the east end of the lake - Giscome
Reported: June 7-July 15 (Multiple Observers)

Vesper Sparrow (1)
Location: Large grass field near 3540 Six Mile Rd near Hagwilget
Reported: July 11 (Larry Joseph)

Say's Phoebe (1)
Location: Ross Lake Provincial Park - Hazelton
Reported: July 9 (Walter Thorne)

Baird's Sandpiper (2)
Location: Drummond Lake - Riske Creek
Reported: July 8 (Phil Ranson and Sandy Proulx)

Rusty Blackbirds (3)
Location: Mile 83, Farewll Canyon Rd near Hanceville
Reported: July 7 (Sandy Proulx)

Rock Wren (1)
Location: Farwell Canyon Rd near Becher House
Map HERE
Reported: July 2 (Eric Newton)

Veerys

Location: 1 at Rip Rap Campground - Bella Coola
Reported: June 27-28 (Eric Newton, m.obs)

Location: Rainbow Lake - Port Edward
Reported: June 27 (Teresa Weismiller)

Location: 1 on the airport trail to Bella Coola River - Bella Coola
Reported: June 25 (Kathleen Ward)

Ovenbird (1)
Location: Yellowjacket creek - Valemount
Reported: June 26 (Guy Monty)

Alder Flycatcher (1)
Location: Rip Rap Campground - Bella Coola
Reported: June 25 (Eric Newton)
Recording HERE

Northern Waterthrush (1)
Location: Snootli Creek Regional Park - Bella Coola
Reported: June 24 (Eric Newton)

RBA: GOLDEN-WINGED WARBLER (1 male, see main page)
Location: 807 Norn Rd - Quesnel
Reported: June 24 (Dwaine Laxdal)

Male Golden-winged Warbler in Quesnel - Photo: Dwaine Laxdal

Bobolink (1 male)
Location: In marsh on Boeing Rd at N end of Prince George Airport - Prince George
Reported: June 24 (Emily Williams, m.obs)

Veery (1)
Location: Hixon Community Hall - Hixon
Reported: June 1-24 (Cathy Antoniazzi, m.obs)

Rusty Blackbird (1)
Location: Male at Owen Lake - Alexis Creek
Reported: June 24 (Cathy Koot)

Veery (1)
Location: Grassy Bay - Prince Rupert
Reported: June 20 (Teresa Weismiller)

Swainson's Hawks

Location: 14 at 2500 Glassford Rd also seen on 2800 W Fraser Rd - Quesnel
Reported: June 6-June 214 (Jerry McFetridge, m.obs)

Location: 4 flying over the Rudy Johnson Bridge on Stack Valley Rd - Williams Lake
Reported: June 16 (Sandy Proulx)

Swainson's Hawk in Quesnel - Photo: Jerry McFetridge

Magnolia Warbler (1)
Location: New Hazelton Wetlands - New Hazelton
Reported: June 20 (Larry Joseph)

Yellow-bellied Flycatcher (1)
Location: Restricted Access Site at Bish Cove - Kitimat
Reported: June 19 (Ilya Povalyaev and Tanya Seebacher)
Recording HERE

Swamp Sparrow (1)
Location: On lake edge at Pantage Lake near Bouchie Lake
Reported: June 17 (Dwaine Laxdal et al.)

Lesser Yellowlegs (2)
Location: On shore at Pantage Lake near Bouchie Lake
Reported: June 17 (Dwaine Laxdal et al.)

Ovenbird (1)
Location: Exact location on Pelican Lake Forest Rd HERE - Fraser-Fort George
Reported: May 21-June 16 (Emily Williams, m.obs)

Rusty Blackbird (1)
Location: Willan Lake on Farwell Canyon Rd - Hanceville
Reported: June 16 (John Woods)

RBA: COMMON CUCKOO (1) BC's first record *See main page*
Location: Private farm on Hwy 16 - Tlell
Reported: June 10-15 (Michael Richardson)
Open to the public on Saturday June 16 - Contact the RBA for viewing access

Common Cuckoo in Tlell - Photo: Mary Helmer

Magnolia Warbler (1)
Location: Ross Lake Provincial Park - Kitimat
Reported: May 30-June 15 (Michael Shepard, m.obs)

RBA: CRESTED CARACARA (1 sub-adult, see main page)
Location: In pasture of private farm on Hammer Rd - Firvale (near Bella Coola)
Reported: May 31-June 12 (Catherine Carter, m.obs)
View bird from public road only.
Map to location HERE

Crested Caracara in Firvale - Photo: Melissa Hafting

Rusty Blackbird (1)
Location: Christensen Rd Wetlands - Anahim Lake
Reported: June 11 (Dan Tyson)

Lewis's Woodpecker (1)
Location: West Fraser Rd - Soda Creek
Reported: June 11 (Reg Reisenbichler)

Veery (1)
Location: 3000 block of Hammer Rd - Bella Coola
Reported: June 11 (Dan Tyson)

American Redstart (1)
Location: 3000 block of Hammer Rd - Bella Coola
Reported: June 11 (Dan Tyson)

Lark Sparrow (1)
Location: Canoe Reach - Valemount
Reported: June 11 (Guy Monty)

Lazuli Bunting (1)
Location: Singing off Swannell Dr near Strathern Rd - Hazelton
Reported: June 1-10 (Larry Joseph)

Prairie Falcons

Location: 1 flying over Becher's Prairie - Riske Creek
Reported: June 10 (Sandy Proulx)

Location: 1 at Dog Creek Cliffs - Alkali Lake
Reported: May 20-June 9 (Brian and Sheila Murland, m.obs)
Map HERE

Eastern Kingbird (1)
Location: Beside the Skeena River on Hazelton Kitwanga Back Rd - South Hazelton
Reported: June 10 (Larry Joseph)
Map HERE

Swainson's Hawks
Location: 4 near the Fraser River Bridge on Gang Ranch Rd - Gang Ranch
Reported: June 6 (Paul Foth)

Caspian Terns (3)
Location: Williston Reservoir near Mackenzie
Reported: June 8 (Guy Monty)
Map HERE

Ovenbird (2)
Location: Cut Thumb Bay - Mackenzie
Reported: June  7 (Guy Monty)
Map HERE

Black-and-white Warbler (1)
Location:  Gagnon Bay - Mackenzie
Reported: June 6 (Guy Monty)
Map HERE

Western Meadowlark (1)
Location: Private Home in Colleymount - Burns Lake
Reported: June 4 (Keith Walker)

Turkey Vulture (1)
Location: Private Home in Colleymount - Burns Lake
Reported: June 4 (Keith Walker)

Photo: Keith Walker

Rose-breasted Grosbeak (1 male)
Location: Airport Pond Rd - Mackenzie
Reported: June 3 (Guy Monty)
Map to location HERE

Photo: Guy Monty

Mountain Chickadee (3)
Location: 2 on 4th of July Rd, past pumphouse and 1 by the Taku River Tlingit First Nations  - Atlin
Reported: June 2 (Tracy Allard)

Gray Catbird (1)
Location: In willows by creek on Lund Rd - Prince George
Reported: May 28-29 (Sandra Kinsey and Laird Law, m.obs)

LeConte's Sparrow (1)
Location: Fields near Giscome Elementary School off Upper Fraser Rd - Giscome
Reported: May 24 (Heather Meier)

Bobolink (6)
Location: South end of Mission Flats - 150 Mile House
Reported: May 20 (Phil Ranson)

Whimbrel (2)
Location: Separating Lake - Riske Creek
Reported: May 7 (Sandy Proulx)


Osprey (1)
Location: Hartley Bay
Reported: May 6 (Ilya Povalyaev et al.)

Wilson's Phalarope (1)
Location: Becher's Prairie and lakes near Riske Creek
Reported: May 6 (Sandy Proulx)

Black-necked Stilt (1)
Location: In the field before "Lone Oak Ranch" (the one with the large dead birch snag beside the road) at Eaglet Lake
Reported: May 6 (Cathy and Mary Antoniazz, m.obs)
 
Photo: Jeff Dyck

Nashville Warbler (1)
Location: English Rd off Hwy 20 - Williams Lake
Reported: May 6 (Phil Ranson)

RBA: GREAT-TAILED GRACKLE (1)
Location: On Scout Island causeway (Scout Island Rd) - Williams Lake
Reported: May 5 (Lubna Khan et al., m.obs)
Map to location HERE

Photo: Lubna Khan

Clay-colored Sparrow (1)
Location: Bell Place - Mackenzie
Reported: May 5 (Natalie Srochenski)
Map to exact location HERE

RBA: INDIGO BUNTING (1)
Location: Private Home on Hoferkamp Rd - Prince George
Reported: May 2-3 (Anne Hogan, m.obs)

Photo: Bob Steventon

American Golden-Plovers (2)

Location: On grass beside runway at Prince Rupert Airport
Reported: May 2 (Ken Wright)

Black Scoter (1)
Location: Bouchie Lake - Quesnel
Reported: May 1 (Jerry McFetridge)

Harris's Sparrows

Location: 1 imm. bird at feeder at the N side of the Nature Centre at Scout Island - Williams Lake
Reported: Nov 18-April 28 (Kris Andrews, m.obs)

Location: 1 immature bird at private home on 11th Ave - Williams Lake
Reported: Dec 30-April 20 (Phil Ranson)

Harris's Sparrow on 11th Ave in Williams Lake - Photo: Phil Ranson

Solitary Sandpipers (4)
Location: West Fraser Rd - Quesnel
Reported: April 29 (Sheila and Brian Murland)

Photo: Brian Murland

Prairie Falcon
Location: Dog Creek Cliffs - Alkali Lake
Reported: April 15-17 (Phil Ranson)

Marbled Godwit
Location: 7th St and Oceanview Dr - Haida Gwaii
Reported: April 15 (Michael Shephard)

Townsend's Solitaire
Location: Masset (Map HERE) - Haida Gwaii
Reported: April 14 (Tracy Allard)

American White Pelicans (flyover)
Location: 26-41 at Scout island flying over south shore of Williams lake- Williams Lake
Reported: April 9-14 (Carolyn Shores)

Marbled Godwits

Location: 2 at Delkatla Wildlife Sanctuary - Haida Gwaii
Reported: April 13-14 (Tracy Allard)

Location: 1 viewed from Oceanview Dr and 3rd St - Haida Gwaii
Reported: April 12 (Carey Bergman)

Snow Buntings 

Location: 35 in irrigation field at Springfield Ranch - Williams
Reported: April 8 (Phil Ranson)

Location: 1 at the Parkland Community Centre - Quesnel
Reported: April 7 (Matthew Meir)

Location: 9 at Dock English Lake - Riske Creek
Reported: April 7 (Sandy Proulx)

Photo: Matthew Meir

Say's Phoebe
Location: Salmon Valley Rd
Reported: March 29-30 (Angie Joiner et al., m.obs)

Gray-crowned Rosy-Finches (3)
Location: Private Home - Hazelton
Reported: March 24-25 (Ray Sturney, m.obs)

Gyrfalcon (1 Immature)
Location: At the canoe launch side of Cottonwood Island Park - Prince George
Reported: March 9-11 (Heather Meier, m.obs)

Immature Gyrfalcon in Prince George - Photo: Jeff Dyck

Mountain Bluebird 
Location: Sandspit Airport - Haida Gwaii
Reported: Feb 3 (Carey Bergman)

Photo: Carey Bergman

Orange-crowned Warbler (1)
Location: Private home in Thornhill area - Terrace
Reported: Jan 28 (Diane Weismiller)

Photo: Diana Weismiller

Glaucous Gull (1, first winter)
Location: At Dave's Takeout at Skidegate - Haida Gwaii
Reported: Jan 9-24 (Carey Bergman)

First winter Glaucous Gull in Haida Gwaii - Photo: Carey Bergman

Harris's Sparrow
Location: 1 immature bird at private Home on Gair Avenue - Terrace
Reported: Dec 24, 2017-Jan 4, 2018 (Eleein Lefrancois, m.obs)

Harris's Sparrow in Terrace - Photo: Teresa Weismiller

Townsend's Solitaire (1)
Location: Private Home on Bay St - Haida Gwaii
Reported: Jan 6, 2018 (Barbara Rowsell)