Alpine County (ALP) 
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County Statistics 
Current county list: 251 
Top county lister: 217 (John Luther; 86%) 
Top Big Year: 164 in 1998 (John Luther) 
Top Big Day: 119* on 23 June 1999 (J. Luther, S. Rovell, K. Van Vuren) 
"Best Bird": Rusty Blackbird (3 Jan 1976 Indian Creek Reservoir)
Close second: Wandering Tattler (24 Aug 1975 L. Winnemucca) 
Compiler for North American Birds: John Sterling
26 Palm Ave
Woodland, CA 95695
Statistics last updated 10/04; see "explanations of county statistics" for details. Thank you to Penelope Bowen, Steve Rovell, Kent Van Vuren, Micahel Robbins, and John Luther for supplying some of the information here.

Bird Clubs

Birding Sites
Alpine County Birding Localities - By Penelope Bowen
More Alpine County Birding Localities - contributed by John Luther
Birding Information for Calaveras and Alpine Counties - P. Bowen
Carson Pass
Hope Valley
Red Lake Wildlife Area
Heenan Lake Wildlife Area
State Parks

Other Birding Resources
Alpine County Checklist - By Penelope Bowen
Central Sierra Birding - Email list
Birds and Birding in the Sierra-Nevada - Email list
Endangered Species

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