Big Country Audubon Society

Sightings

April 26, 2007 – DAFB

Best Bird(s) of the day:

  • Dickcissel, FOS
  • Chipping and Clay-colored Sparrows still showing up in good numbers

Complete List:

  • Blue-winged Teal, 3
  • Wild Turkey, 10
  • Great Blue Heron, 1
  • Green Heron, 1
  • Turkey Vulture, 2
  • Accipiter, 1
  • Red-shouldered Hawk, 1 (heard)
  • Swainson’s Hawk, 2
  • Red-tailed Hawk, 2
  • Killdeer, 3
  • Rock Pigeon, 1
  • White-winged Dove, 2
  • Mourning Dove, 64
  • Greater Roadrunner, 1
  • Golden-fronted Woodpecker, 4
  • Ladder-backed Woodpecker, 1
  • Ash-throated Flycatcher, 3
  • Western Kingbird, 11
  • Scissor-tailed Flycatcher, 56
  • Loggerhead Shrike, 2
  • Bell’s Vireo, 1
  • Blue Jay, 3
  • American Crow, 1
  • Chihuahuan Raven, 2
  • Cliff Swallow, numerous, over 100 @ main road & DD culvert
  • Barn Swallow, 4
  • Black-crested Titmouse, 5
  • Cactus Wren, 2
  • Bewick’s Wren, 8
  • House Wren, 1
  • Eastern Bluebird, 12
  • American Robin, 5
  • Northern Mockingbird, 25
  • Curve-billed Thrasher, 3
  • European Starling, 15
  • Cedar Waxwings, 12
  • Canyon Towhee, 2
  • Cassin’s Sparrow, 3
  • Chipping Sparrow, 74
  • Clay-colored Sparrow, 37
  • Lark Sparrow, 6
  • Grasshopper Sparrow, 4
  • Lincoln’s Sparrow, 5
  • White-crowned Sparrow, 1
  • Northern Cardinal, 4
  • Pyrrhuloxia, 1
  • Dickcissel, 1 (heard, FOS)
  • Red-winged Blackbird, 22
  • Common Grackle, 3
  • Great-tailed Grackle, 8
  • Brown-headed Cowbird, 6
  • Bullock’s Oriole, 10
  • House Finch, 16
  • House Sparrow, 3
  • Other wildlife: Bobcat kittens reported by a golfer, Green 11

Sightings by LgPacker @ WSA, Southern DD, Picnic/Hospital areas