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Checklist S44368394

 
Location
Laguna Atascosa NWR (LTC 024), Cameron County, Texas, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Sun Apr 08, 2018 8:17 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
2
Duration:
5 hour(s), 1 minute(s)
Distance:
5.6 mile(s)
Observers:
Stacy Robinson
Comments:
N/A
Submitted from eBird for iOS, version 1.6.36
Species
75 species (+2 other taxa) total
1
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck

Flyover

X
Blue-winged Teal
X
Northern Shoveler
3
Gadwall
2
American Wigeon
X
Mottled Duck
2
Northern Pintail
2
Canvasback

Pair. large ducks... both birds had pale backs, drake had darker browner head, black breast & rump, large black slopping bill. Hen’s head not as dark as the drake’s but had the same long dark sloping bill.

3
Lesser Scaup

Two hens and a drake

3
Plain Chachalaca
1
Eurasian Collared-Dove
2
White-tipped Dove
X
Mourning Dove
2
Greater Roadrunner
6
American Avocet
14
American Golden-Plover

In a farm field along Buena Vista Blvd & one seen at Osprey Overlook

1
Wilson's Plover
1
Semipalmated Plover
6
Upland Sandpiper

Farm field along Buena Vista Blvd

2
Marbled Godwit
X
Stilt Sandpiper

Numerous

3
Dunlin
2
Baird's Sandpiper
X
Least Sandpiper

Numerous

X
Semipalmated Sandpiper
X
Western Sandpiper
2
Long-billed Dowitcher
1
Solitary Sandpiper
2
Willet
X
Lesser Yellowlegs
25
Franklin's Gull
1
Gull-billed Tern
5
Double-crested Cormorant
7
Great Blue Heron
3
Great Egret
1
Snowy Egret
1
Little Blue Heron
2
Tricolored Heron
2
Black Vulture
5
Turkey Vulture
3
Osprey
1
Harris's Hawk
11
Golden-fronted Woodpecker
3
Ladder-backed Woodpecker
2
Crested Caracara
1
Peregrine Falcon
1
Great Kiskadee
4
Couch's Kingbird
2
Tropical/Couch's Kingbird
36
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher
6
White-eyed Vireo
4
Green Jay
12
Purple Martin

On the lines as we drove in

4
Tree Swallow

Many swallows over the lake... likely much higher number

6
Barn Swallow

Likely many more present over the lake

11
Cave Swallow

On the lines as we drove in

1
Black-crested Titmouse
2
Verdin
1
House Wren
9
Long-billed Thrasher

Likely undercounted

X
Northern Mockingbird
4
European Starling
15
Olive Sparrow
3
Lark Sparrow
2
Lincoln's Sparrow
1
Western/Eastern Meadowlark

Buena Vista Blvd

3
Altamira Oriole
X
Red-winged Blackbird
2
Bronzed Cowbird
2
Brown-headed Cowbird
X
Great-tailed Grackle
2
Black-and-white Warbler
1
Hooded Warbler
2
Northern Parula
16
Northern Cardinal
4
Indigo Bunting
1
Painted Bunting

Stunning!

 

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Yes