Big Country Audubon Society

Sightings

December 29, 2007-Christmas Bird Count

Complete List (113 species total) of Birds Seen on Christmas Bird Count:

  • Black-bellied Whistling-Duck: 24
  • Canada Goose: 6
  • American Wigeon: 34
  • Gadwall: 70
  • Green-winged Teal: 29
  • Mallard: 129
  • Northern Pintail: 32
  • Northern Shoveler: 16
  • Canvasback: 1
  • Ring-necked Duck: 46
  • Lesser Scaup: 6
  • Bufflehead: 17
  • Common Goldeneye: 1 (cw)
  • Hooded Merganser: 7
  • Wild Turkey: 80
  • Northern Bobwhite:7
  • Western Grebe: 1 (cw)
  • Pied-billed Grebe: 18
  • Eared Grebe: 62
  • American White Pelican: 33
  • Double-crested Cormorant: 21
  • Great Blue Heron: 28
  • Black-crowned Night-Heron: 1
  • Black Vulture: 5
  • Northern Harrier:8
  • Sharp-shinned Hawk: 2
  • Cooper’s Hawk: 3
  • Red-tailed Hawk: 28
  • American Kestrel: 19
  • Common Moorhen: 1 (cw)
  • American Coot: 112
  • Sandhill Crane: 9
  • Killdeer: 27
  • Wilson’s Snipe: 1
  • Greater Yellowlegs: 5
  • Spotted Sandpiper: 2
  • Least Sandpiper: 40
  • Ring-billed Gull: 209
  • Bonaparte’s Gull: 9
  • Forster’s Tern: 1 (cw)
  • Rock Pigeon: 198
  • Eurasian Collared-Dove: 354
  • Mourning Dove: 746
  • White-winged Dove: 79
  • Inca Dove: 6
  • Greater Roadrunner: 3
  • Barn Owl: 1
  • Eastern Screech-Owl: 1
  • Great Horned Owl: 2
  • Belted Kingfisher: 6
  • Golden-fronted Woodpecker: 2
  • Yellow-bellied Sapsucker: 2
  • Ladder-backed Woodpecker: 18
  • Downy Woodpecker: 4
  • Northern Flicker: 3
  • Eastern Phoebe: 6
  • Loggerhead Shrike: 7
  • Blue Jay: 40
  • Western Scrub-Jay: 10
  • American Crow: 5
  • Chihuahuan Raven: 2
  • Common Raven: 1
  • Carolina Chickadee: 9
  • Black-crested Titmouse: 19
  • Red-breasted Nuthatch: 5
  • Brown Creeper: 2
  • Carolina Wren: 1
  • Bewick’s Wren: 14
  • House Wren: 1
  • Marsh Wren: 3
  • Sedge Wren: 1 (cw)
  • Golden-crowned Kinglet: 1
  • Ruby-crowned Kinglet: 9
  • Eastern Bluebird: 30
  • Western Bluebird: 9
  • Mountain Bluebird: 1 (cw)
  • Hermit Thrush: 1 (cw)
  • American Robin: 88
  • Northern Mockingbird: 117
  • Curve-billed Thrasher: 2
  • European Starling: 843
  • Cedar Waxwing: 74
  • Orange-crowned Warbler: 12
  • Yellow-rumped Warbler: 60
  • Common Yellowthroat: 1
  • Spotted Towhee: 4
  • Canyon Towhee: 1
  • Chipping Sparrow: 40
  • Field Sparrow: 15
  • Vesper Sparrow: 75
  • Lark Sparrow: 2
  • Lark Bunting: 31
  • Savannah Sparrow: 8
  • Song Sparrow: 9
  • Lincoln’s Sparrow: 4
  • White-crowned Sparrow: 95
  • Harris’s Sparrow: 2
  • Dark-eyed Junco: 95
  • Northern Cardinal: 46
  • Pyrrhuloxia: 4
  • Red-winged Blackbird: 321
  • Meadowlark species: 503
  • Eastern Meadowlark: 42
  • Western Meadowlark: 76
  • Common Grackle: 64
  • Great-tailed Grackle: 52
  • Brown-headed Cowbird: 604
  • Cassin’s Finch: 2
  • House Finch: 36
  • Red Crossbill: 2
  • Pine Siskin: 95
  • Lesser Goldfinch: 6
  • American Goldfinch: 104
  • House Sparrow: 327

Participants: Lorie Black, Tom and Toni Dolan, June Estes, Joan Howard, Joan Hoyumpa, Earlene Hutto, Tom Lee, Steve and Dolores Owens, Laura Packer, Julie Ryan, Marsha Stephens, Dan Symonds, Heidi Trudell, Kim Walton, Charline Wheeler, W.K. and Carolyn Wiggins, Cole Wild