Big Country Audubon Society

Sightings

February 12, 2007 – Fort Griffin S.P.

Best bird(s) of the day:

  • Yellow-bellied Sapsucker, 1
  • Mountain Bluebirds, 15
  • Eastern Towhee, 1
  • Lark Buntings, 30*
  • Fox Sparrow, 3
  • Harris Sparrows, 12

Complete List:

  • Wild Turkey, 14
  • Northern Bobwhite, 8*
  • Red-shouldered Hawk, 1
  • Red-tailed Hawk, 6
  • American Kestrel, 3
  • Killdeer, 1
  • White-wing Dove, 1
  • Mourning Dove, 15*
  • Golden-fronted Woodpecker, 2
  • Yellow-bellied Sapsucker, 1
  • Ladder-backed Woodpecker, 2
  • Downy Woodpecker, 1
  • Northern Flicker, 3 (yellow-shafted)
  • Blue Jay, 2
  • American Crow, 4
  • Carolina Chickadee, 6
  • Black-crested Titmouse, 2
  • Carolina Wren, 2
  • Bewick’s Wren, 3
  • Ruby-crowned Kinglet, 1
  • Mountain Bluebird, 15
  • American Robin, 100’s
  • Northern Mockingbird, 3
  • Curve-billed Thrasher, 1
  • Cedar Waxwings, 100’s
  • Spotted Towhee, 4
  • Eastern Towhee, 1
  • Field Sparrow, 2
  • Vesper Sparrow, 24
  • Lark Bunting, 30*
  • Savannah Sparrow, 1
  • Fox Sparrow, 3
  • Song Sparrow, 5
  • Harris Sparrow, 12
  • White-crowned Sparrow, 47
  • Dark-eyed Junco, 27
  • Northern Cardinal, 8
  • Meadowlark species, 100++
  • Brown-headed Cowbird, 75*

Sightings by Heidi Trudell and LgPacker
*These sightings were from a private ranch in Shackleford County, not at the State Park