Glenn Walbek, Larry Modesitt; no
Species, Date, Time and Location Information
Duration (total time in view):
Cemetary on north side of town.
In a pine tree.
Canon EOS 30D camera and Lieca binos.
Perfect clear sky and little wind.
Description of the Bird
Small bird with straight needle bill with white belly and gray top with black eyeline. No question of ID. Got some pictures which are attached.
Behaviors: Running in a small pack with quick jerky movements. Climbing all over the pine tree with there feet. Able to hand upside down with their good grip.
Call: The high clear short and rapid pip of the flock was heard.
Similar Species Discussion
Much smaller than a WBNU and no dark top.
Seen this bird in the mountains many times, but not on the plains.
Notes made DURING observation
Date Documentation Submitted
2/3/2008 8:42:00 AM
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