|Common Name:||Nighthawk, Common|
|Scientific Name:||Chordeiles minor|
|Area:||Malheur Field Station, Oregon|
|Date:||June 7, 2004|
You can catch these birds sleeping during the day on tree limbs or on the ground as this one in the photo, taken on top of South Coyote Butte.
|Reference:||Western Birds by Peterson|
|Link:||Malheur National Wildlife Refuge||