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Checklist S44482607

 
Location
Anahuac NWR (UTC 049), Chambers County, Texas, US ( Map ) ( Hotspot )
Date and Effort
Wed Apr 11, 2018 1:06 PM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
2
Duration:
5 hour(s)
Distance:
4.0 mile(s)
Observers:
Lindsay Purifoy , Timo Mitzen List
Comments:
Most all landbirds found on in near the visitors center pond and Willow Trail, then did a slow drive exploring the Shoveler Loop followed by a brief forray down to the Yellow Rail Meadow area
Submitted from eBird for iOS, version 1.6.36
Species
81 species (+1 other taxa) total
16
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck
45
Fulvous Whistling-Duck
60
Blue-winged Teal
2
Mottled Duck (Gulf Coast)
1
Green-winged Teal
1
Ring-necked Duck
16
Pied-billed Grebe
4
Mourning Dove
2
Ruby-throated Hummingbird
2
Clapper Rail
2
Sora
35
Common Gallinule
60
American Coot
3
Purple Gallinule
20
Black-necked Stilt
140
American Avocet

Est. All but one seen in wetlands south of visitors center and east of main road

3
Killdeer
3
Stilt Sandpiper
4
Least Sandpiper
2
Pectoral Sandpiper
10
Short-billed/Long-billed Dowitcher
2
Wilson's Snipe
1
Solitary Sandpiper
1
Greater Yellowlegs
3
Lesser Yellowlegs
2
Laughing Gull
3
Gull-billed Tern
20
Neotropic Cormorant
3
American Bittern
4
Least Bittern
2
Great Blue Heron
5
Great Egret
6
Snowy Egret
10
Tricolored Heron
4
Green Heron
3
Black-crowned Night-Heron
30
White Ibis
130
White-faced Ibis
145
Roseate Spoonbill

~120+ seen in wetlands east of main road and south of visitors center with smaller numbers near the boardwalk on the Shoveler Pond Loop

1
Turkey Vulture
2
Northern Harrier
2
Swainson's Hawk

soaring together on the entrance road

1
Red-tailed Hawk
2
Crested Caracara
1
Great Crested Flycatcher
10
Eastern Kingbird
7
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher
3
White-eyed Vireo
1
Warbling Vireo
4
Tree Swallow
4
Barn Swallow
8
Cliff Swallow
1
House Wren
3
Marsh Wren

Many more heard

1
Wood Thrush
4
Northern Mockingbird
2
European Starling
2
Cedar Waxwing
2
White-crowned Sparrow
2
White-throated Sparrow
5
Savannah Sparrow
2
Lincoln's Sparrow
5
Swamp Sparrow
5
Orchard Oriole
2
Baltimore Oriole
12
Red-winged Blackbird
1
Bronzed Cowbird
2
Brown-headed Cowbird
35
Boat-tailed Grackle
1
Worm-eating Warbler
1
Blue-winged Warbler
3
Black-and-white Warbler
1
Tennessee Warbler
2
Common Yellowthroat
2
Hooded Warbler
3
Northern Parula
1
Palm Warbler
4
Yellow-rumped Warbler
2
Summer Tanager
3
Scarlet Tanager
2
Northern Cardinal
1
Indigo Bunting
Additional species seen by Timo Mitzen:
1
Semipalmated Sandpiper
1
Seaside Sparrow
 

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