Big Country Audubon Society

Sightings

August 29, 2007-DAFB

Best bird(s) of the morning:

  • Upland Sandpiper, 16
  • Long-billed Curlew, 1
  • Yellow-billed Cuckoo, 1 juvenile, in my hand (picture coming soon)
  • Grasshopper Sparrow, 3

Complete List:

  • Northern Bobwhite, 16
  • Green Heron, 2
  • Swainson’s Hawk, 3
  • Killdeer, 6
  • Upland Sandpiper, 16
  • Long-billed Curlew, 1
  • Mourning Dove, 44
  • Yellow-billed Cuckoo, 1
  • Common Nighthawk, 3
  • Western Kingbird, 2
  • Scissor-tailed Flycatcher, 44
  • Loggerhead Shrike, 1
  • Horned Lark, 6
  • Barn Swallow, 22
  • Black-crested Titmouse, 1
  • Northern Mockingbird, 2
  • Grasshopper Sparrow, 3
  • Eastern Meadowlark, 29
  • Western Meadowlark, 2
  • Great-tailed Grackle, 36
  • House Sparrow, 125

Sightings by LgPacker, most of these birds were seen on the airfield.