Big Country Audubon Society

Sightings

January 19, 2008-Lake Colorado City SP

Best bird(s) of the day:

  • Common Goldeneye
  • Bufflehead
  • Hooded Merganser
  • Eared Grebe
  • Sandhill Crane
  • Bonaparte’s Gull
  • Horned Lark
  • Bushtit

Complete List:

  • American Wigeon: 6
  • Gadwall: 8
  • Mallard: 6
  • Northern Shoveler: 6
  • Ring-necked Duck: 6
  • Lesser Scaup: 5
  • Common Goldeneye: 4
  • Bufflehead: 6
  • Hooded Merganser: 3
  • Pied-billed Grebe: 2
  • Eared Grebe: 12
  • American White Pelican: 100
  • Double-crested Cormorant: 75
  • Great Blue Heron: 7
  • Great Egret: 1
  • Red-tailed Hawk: 12
  • American Kestrel: 15
  • American Coot: 100
  • Sandhill Crane: 50
  • Killdeer: 1
  • Greater Yellowlegs: 1
  • Ring-billed Gull: 150
  • Bonaparte’s Gull: 45
  • Rock Pigeon: 35
  • Eurasian Collared-Dove: 1
  • Mourning Dove: 12
  • Greater Roadrunner: 1
  • Great Horned Owl: 2
  • Belted Kingfisher: 2
  • Golden-fronted Woodpecker: 2
  • Ladder-backed Woodpecker: 1
  • Eastern Phoebe: 2
  • Loggerhead Shrike: 2
  • Chihuahuan Raven: 2
  • Horned Lark: 50
  • Bushtit: 12
  • Cactus Wren: 1
  • House Wren: 1
  • Ruby-crowned Kinglet: 1
  • Northern Mockingbird: 6
  • Curve-billed Thrasher
  • European Starling
  • Orange-crowned Warbler
  • Yellow-rumped Warbler: 2
  • Canyon Towhee: 2
  • Vesper Sparrow: 10
  • Lark Bunting: 15
  • Savannah Sparrow: 5
  • Song Sparrow: 1
  • White-crowned Sparrow: 4
  • Northern Cardinal: 4
  • Pyrrhuloxia: 2
  • Western Meadowlark: 24
  • Great-tailed Grackle: 35
  • House Sparrow: 10

Sightings by: Tom and Toni Dolan, Kathy Hampton, Laura Packer, Dan Symonds. Numbers are estimates only