Monthly Archives: May 2014

Dipper Note 05.28.14

I stopped by yesterday early evening upon my return from ne California and found the male on the abutment below the nest. He stayed there quietly preening for 15 minutes before flying downstream. I was able to look up at … Continue reading

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Dipper Note 05.26.14

This morning L. and I saw the dipper on watch at the reservoir ( at about 8:30 AM) . We initially saw it at the base of the dam. Then it flew to it’s usual spot at the top, and … Continue reading

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Dipper Walk Notes 05.23.14

Started at the top of Winburn and walked down. The  reservoir male was on guard on the middle buttress of the dam – female not seen. No other sightings anywhere along the stream; no vocalizations either. No action under the … Continue reading

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Dipper Note 05.21.14

L. and I observed the Bluebird Park site from 7:36 AM to 7:56 AM and saw no sign of any activity. Not a good sign? We then went to the reservoir dam and observed from 8:04 until 8:29. No birds … Continue reading

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Dipper Note 05.20.14

May 20, 2014 I just returned from Lithia Park and observed the banded Male singing on a rock above Bridge 8, near the upper duck pond at 2pm. He flew downstream to what I thought was a territorial dispute but … Continue reading

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