Big Country Audubon Society

Sightings

August 3, 2007 – DAFB

Best bird(s) of the morning:

  • Bell’s Vireo, 1 still singing as if on territory.

Complete List:

  • Northern Bobwhite, 1
  • Green Heron, 3
  • Mississippi Kite, 8 (2 of which were fledglings)
  • Swainson’s Hawk, 1 (juvenile; didn’t see parents)
  • Rock Pigeon, 1
  • Mourning Dove, 15
  • Yellow-billed Cuckoo, 2
  • Greater Roadrunner, 1
  • Common Nighthawk, 1
  • Black-chinned Hummingbird, 3
  • Golden-fronted Woodpecker, 1
  • Ladder-backed Woodpecker, 2
  • Western Kingbird, 1
  • Scissor-tailed Flycatcher, 11
  • Bell’s Vireo, 1 (sang from 7:10 to 8:45)
  • Blue Jay, 1
  • American Crow, 4
  • Cave Swallow, 7
  • Barn Swallow, 6
  • Cactus Wren, 2
  • Bewick’s Wren, 4
  • Eastern Bluebird, 1
  • Northern Mockingbird, 7
  • Northern Cardinal, 3
  • Painted Bunting, 2
  • Dickcissel, 4 still vocalizing
  • Eastern Meadowlark, 1
  • Common Grackle, 2
  • House Finch, 10

Sightings by LgPacker at outdoor rec. area and hospital grounds.