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County Statistics 
Current county list: 290 
Top county lister: 259 (David Suddjian; 91%) 
Top Big Year: 253 in 2011 (David Suddjian)
Top Big Day: 121 on 1/27/2011 (David Suddjian)  
"Best Bird": Cerulean Warbler (12 Oct 1981 Mirror Lake, Yosemite NP)
 Distant second: Broad-tailed Hummingbird (11 July 1987 Olmsted Pt., Yosemite NP) 
Compiler for North American Birds: None (Send reports to Regional Editors)

Statistics last updated 1/11; see "explanations of county statistics" for details. Thank you to John Sterling, D.L. Suddjian, John Luther, and the late great David Gaines whose Birds of Yosemite (1988) supplied much of the information here.

Bird Clubs
Yosemite Area Audubon Society, Mariposa
Central Valley Bird Club

Birding Sites
Yosemite National Park
Merced River Recreation Area
Merced River Trail
Stanislaus National Forest
Sierra National Forest
State Parks

Other Birding Resources
Central Valley Bird Box - Transcripts
Yosemite National Park - Detailed map
Yosemite National Park - Checklist
Central Sierra Birding - Email list
Yosemite Area Birding - Email list
Birds and Birding in the Sierra-Nevada - Email list
Endangered Species

Recommended Reference
Birds of Yosemite and the East Slope by David Gaines, Artemisia Press, 1992.

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