Big Country Audubon Society

Sightings

March 27, 2007 – DAFB

Best bird(s) of the day:

  • Eared Grebe, 7, first time documented at DAFB
  • Chihuahuan Ravens on nest
  • Swainson’s Hawk, 1 FOS (first of season)
  • Vermilion Flycatcher, 1 FOS
  • Ash-throated Flycatcher, 2 FOS
  • Cassin’s Sparrow, 1 FOS

Complete List:

  • Gadwall, 6
  • Blue-winged Teal, 7
  • Northern Shoveler, 3
  • Green-winged Teal, 4
  • Bufflehead, 2
  • Wild Turkey, heard
  • Eared Grebe, 7
  • Turkey Vulture, 1
  • Northern Harrier, 1
  • Accipiter, 2
  • Red-shoudered Hawk, 1
  • Swainson’s Hawk, 1, FOS
  • Red-tailed Hawk, 2
  • American Kestrel, 1
  • Killdeer, 1
  • Eurasian Collared-Dove, 1
  • Mourning Dove, 42
  • Greater Roadrunner, 2
  • Golden-fronted Woodpecker, 6
  • Ladder-backed Woodpecker, 5
  • Eastern Phoebe, 1
  • Vermilion Flycatcher, 1 FOS
  • Ash-throated Flycatcher, 2 FOS
  • Scissor-tailed Flycatcher, 6
  • Chihuahuan Raven, 2 on nest
  • Cliff Swallow, numerous
  • Barn Swallow, 2
  • Black-crested Titmouse, 2
  • Cactus Wren, 1 discovered on nest
  • Bewick’s Wren, 12
  • Eastern Bluebird, 8
  • American Robin, 2
  • Northern Mockingbird, 21
  • Curve-billed Thrasher, 3
  • European Starling, 43
  • Cedar Waxwing, 5
  • Canyon Towhee, 4
  • Cassin’s Sparrow, 1 FOS
  • Chipping Sparrow, 11
  • Clay-colored Sparrow, 11
  • Vesper Sparrow, 7
  • Lark Sparrow, 2
  • Savannah Sparrow, 6
  • Lincoln’s Sparrow, 5
  • White-crowned Sparrow, 10
  • Northern Cardinal, 6
  • Pyrrhuloxia, 1
  • Red-winged Blackbird, 5
  • Meadowlark species, 9
  • Western Meadowlark, 2
  • Common Grackle, 15
  • Great-tailed Grackle, 6
  • Brown-headed Cowbird, 10
  • House Finch, 19
  • House Sparrow, 5

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