Trip Report
Quilomene Wildlife Area
2013-05-26 18:45 for 50 minutes (birding) 10 sightings Ellensburg to Vantage (WAKTEVRD) Vantage, WA (USA) Lat,Long: 46.97002,-120.17635 Map Elevation: 2000 feet
Sagebrush-covered hills between Ellensburg and Vantage, primarily along I-90 and the old Ellensburg-Vantage road. Partly cloudy, 57F, west breeze, occ sprinkles David and I drove up to the height of land, about 1/3 mile on a rough road, and birded the surrounding sagebrush.
Mourning Dove 1   On fencepost
Olive-sided Flycatcher 1   Flycatching along fenceline. Large peewee with white throat and belly connected by narrow white area on breast between dusky sides.
Horned Lark 1   Distant song
Sage Thrasher 1   Singing
Brewer's Sparrow 3   Singing
Vesper Sparrow 2   Singing
Sage Sparrow 6   Several singing
Western Meadowlark 1   Singing
Brewer's Blackbird 1   Flew over
House Finch 1   Song heard