Field Guide

Bird Sightings

American Robin
Bald Eagle (flying over)
Barn Swallow
California Quail
Cedar Waxwing (flying over)
Evening Grosbeak (flying over)
Gray Flycatcher
Great-horned Owl (during service)
Green-tailed Towhee
House Wren (nesting)
Lewis Woodpecker (nesting)
Mountain Bluebird
Mourning Dove
Northern Flicker (nesting)
Pygmy Nuthatch (nesting)
Prairie Falcon
Red-tail Hawk (flying over)
Turkey Vulture (flying over)
Violet-green Swallow (nesting)
Western Bluebird (nesting)
White-headed Woodpecker

Last update: 4/1/2015.  Contributed by Cal & Alice Elshoff, Grace Kennedy, Vernon Threlkeld, Steve & Kathy Day. Contact Vernon with additions.

Plants

Flowering Plants

Achillea millifolium—Western Yarrow (midsummer)
Arctostaphylos patula—Greenleaf Manzanita (Late winter/early spring)  
Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus—Green Rabbitbrush
Delphinium nutallianum—Larkspur (budding April 1, 2015)
Ericameria nauseosa—Grey RabbitbrushSandLily
Eriogonum umbellatum—Sulphur Buckwheat
Eriophyllum lanatum—Oregon Sunshine
Leucocrinum montanum—Sand Lily (April)
Linum lewisii—Blue Flax
Penstemon humulis—Lowly penstemon (May 2015)
Purshia tridentata—Bitterbrush
Ribes cereum—Wax currant (April)

Grasses

Carex rossii—Ross’ Sedge
Elymus elymoides—Squirreltail
Festuca idahoense—Idaho Fescue plus other fescues

Trees

Juniperus occidentalis—Western Juniper
Pinus ponderosa—Ponderosa Pine
Pinus contorta—Lodgepole Pine
Populus tremuloides—Quaking Aspen (Native but introduced)

This list and more in development.

 

 

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