Big Country Audubon Society

Sightings

March 29, 2008-Callahan County Sightings

Our March 29 field trip to Callahan County had the following:

Best bird(s) of the morning:

  • Black-chinned Hummingbird, first of the season
  • Hairy Woodpecker
  • White-eyed Vireo
  • Canyon Wren
  • House Wren
  • Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
  • Black-and-white Warbler

Complete List:

  • Wild Turkey
  • Northern Harrier
  • Red-shouldered Hawk
  • Red-tailed Hawk
  • American Kestrel
  • Eurasian Collared-Dove
  • Mourning Dove
  • Black-chinned Hummingbird
  • Ladder-backed Woodpecker
  • Hairy Woodpecker
  • Eastern Phoebe
  • Scissor-tailed Flycatcher
  • Loggerhead Shrike
  • White-eyed Vireo
  • Blue Jay
  • Western Scrub-Jay
  • American Crow
  • Purple Martin
  • Carolina Chickadee
  • Black-crested Titmouse
  • Canyon Wren
  • Carolina Wren
  • Bewick’s Wren
  • House Wren
  • Ruby-crowned Kinglet
  • Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
  • Eastern Bluebird
  • American Robin
  • Northern Mockingbird
  • Cedar Waxwing
  • Orange-crowned Warbler
  • Black-and-white Warbler
  • Spotted Towhee
  • Chipping Sparrow
  • Field Sparrow
  • Vesper Sparrow
  • White-crowned Sparrow
  • White-throated Sparrow
  • Dark-eyed Junco
  • Northern Cardinal
  • Brown-headed Cowbird
  • Pine Siskin

Sightings by Kathy H, Laura P, Marsha S, Dan & Marie S, Heidi T, and Charline W.

And Waste Water had:

  • Mallard: 6
  • Blue-winged Teal: 10
  • Cinnamon Teal: 2
  • Northern Shoveler: 100
  • Northern Pintail: 1
  • Green-winged Teal: 4
  • Bufflehead: 8
  • Eared Grebe: 6
  • American Coot: 75
  • Semipalmated Plover: 1
  • Killdeer: 1
  • American Avocet: 3
  • Greater Yellowlegs: 1
  • Lesser Yellowlegs: 2
  • Least Sandpiper: 8
  • Baird’s Sandpiper: 4
  • Short-billed Dowitcher: 1
  • Long-billed Dowitcher: 20
  • Wilson’s Snipe: 2
  • Loggerhead Shrike: 1
  • Western Scrub-Jay: 1
  • Barn Swallow: 6
  • Marsh Wren: 1
  • Northern Mockingbird: 1
  • American Pipit: 1
  • Savannah Sparrow: 1
  • Song Sparrow: 1
  • White-crowned Sparrow: 10
  • Northern Cardinal: 1
  • Red-winged Blackbird: 4
  • Great-tailed Grackle: 4
  • House Finch: 2

Waste water sightings by Ben G. and Heidi T.