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Checklist S27476488

 
Location
Anahuac NWR (UTC 049), Chambers County, Texas, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Sat Feb 13, 2016 6:15 AM 🌙 Nocturnal
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
3
Duration:
3 hour(s), 40 minute(s)
Distance:
5.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Collette Lauzau List , Lauren Lescure List , Tim Healy
Comments:
Beautiful morning. To Grassy Point and back. We were fortunate enough to see several River Otters and a small gator
Submitted from eBird for iOS, version 1.1.5 Build 44
Species
64 species (+5 other taxa) total
4500
Snow Goose
2
Canada Goose
20
Northern Shoveler
65
Gadwall
35
American Wigeon
2
Mallard
4
Mottled Duck
10
Green-winged Teal (American)
1
Red-breasted Merganser
400
duck sp.

Distant flocks on the water

3
Pied-billed Grebe
12
Mourning Dove
2
Groove-billed Ani

Continuing birds near the boat launch. One heard and another flew in to the same bush

© Tim Healy

Average Quality
6
King Rail
2
Clapper Rail
10
King/Clapper Rail

All on the left side of road/in freshwater habitat, but many heard distantly or giving intermediate-speed calls

2
Sora
2
Common Gallinule
180
American Coot (Red-shielded)
42
Killdeer
1
Greater Yellowlegs
1
Willet (Western)
6
Bonaparte's Gull
2
Herring Gull (American)
6
Royal Tern
25
tern sp.
8
Neotropic Cormorant

© Tim Healy

Average Quality
3
American White Pelican
2
Brown Pelican
1
American Bittern

Along the road to the entrance

6
Great Blue Heron
15
Great Egret
2
Snowy Egret
1
Little Blue Heron
4
Tricolored Heron
25
White Ibis
345
White-faced Ibis

Huge flocks at dawn

6
Roseate Spoonbill
8
Black Vulture
2
Turkey Vulture
1
Osprey
2
White-tailed Kite
7
Northern Harrier
1
White-tailed Hawk

Young bird

Age & Sex
Juvenile Immature Adult Age Unknown
Male
Female
Sex Unknown 1

© Tim Healy

Average Quality
3
Barn Owl

Along the road to the entrance

1
Burrowing Owl

Continuing bird at Frozen Point. Resting at the concrete slab

© Tim Healy

Average Quality

© Tim Healy

Average Quality
2
Belted Kingfisher
1
Crested Caracara
1
American Kestrel
1
Merlin
1
falcon sp.

Distant Merlin or Peregrine

3
Eastern Phoebe
1
Loggerhead Shrike
15
Tree Swallow
12
Sedge Wren
3
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
4
Northern Mockingbird
3
European Starling
2
American Pipit
1
White-crowned Sparrow
5
Savannah Sparrow
3
Swamp Sparrow
8
sparrow sp.

Pre-dawn flushes from roadside

25
Eastern Meadowlark
85
Red-winged Blackbird
110
Great-tailed Grackle
4
Common Yellowthroat
22
Yellow-rumped Warbler
12
Northern Cardinal
 

Are you submitting a complete checklist of the birds you were able to identify?

Yes