(Sight Record from Julie
Hewitt -- 31 May 2016) :
Date_Obsered: 31 May 2016
Time_Observed: 6:11 p.m.
Length_of_Time_Observed: fifteen minutes
Sex_of_Bird: male and female
Location: nine mile canyon
Distance_to_Bird: 10 ft
Opticall_Equipment: canon digital camera
Weather: Sunny with a few clouds
Size_of_Bird: 13 inches tall
Basic_Shape: quail like
Bird_Description: White head with red beak and a black
stripe across eyes and down the side of the throat and then black and
white stripes on the wings, with red legs.
Behavior: the female was nervous and began to run away across the ground.
The male continued to peck at the ground, then walk a few steps and look
Habitat: High desert in the meadow of a canyon
Description_From: From photo(s) taken at the time of the sighting
Observer: Julie Hewitt
Date_Prepared: 1 June 2016
Photos by Julie Hewitt