Western Birds

Vol. 35, No. 3September 2004

Western Field Ornithologists

Front Matter

Back Matter


Western Birds 45(4) Front Cover


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Main Articles

Seasonal Abundance of Marine Birds in Nearshore Waters of Monterey Bay, California
Laird A. Henkel

Glossy Ibis Records for Colorado and Neighboring States
Doug Faulkner

Low Incidence of Cowbird Parasitism on Swainson’s Thrushes
in Central Coastal California
Jennifer D. White and Thomas Gardali


Expansion of the Breeding Range of the Bufflehead in California
T. Will Richardson

Southernmost Record of a Spotted Owl × Barred Owl Hybrid in the Sierra Nevada
Mark E. Seamans, Jeffery Corcoran, and Angela Rex

The Southern Limit in California of the Northern Pygmy-Owl
Philip Unitt

Book Review
Jeff N. Davis

Featured Photo
Bruce Deuel


Front cover photo by © Steve H. Metz of Tulsa, Oklahoma: Red-billed Tropicbird (Phaethon aethereus), deep water off Santa Barbara, California, 11 September 2004.

Back cover “Featured Photos” by © Stephen J. Davies of Bethesda, Maryland: Lesser Canada Goose (Branta canadensis parvipes) and Taverner’s Cackling Goose (Branta hutchinsii taverneri), Arrowhead Marsh, Alameda County, California, 25 January 2004.