Paradise Birding Texas Day 7

Monday, April 19, 2004, Led by Steve Shunk

Photos by Bill Walker

82 Species at Laredo, TX

Anatidae (Ducks, Geese, and Waterfowl)
Cracidae (Guans, Chachalacas, and Curassows)
Ardeidae (Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns)
Threskiornithidae (Ibises and Spoonbills)
Cathartidae (New World Vultures)
Pandionidae (Osprey)
Accipitridae (Hawks, Eagles, and Kites)
Rallidae (Rails, Gallinules, and Coots)
Sora (h)
Recurvirostridae (Stilts and Avocets)
Scolopacidae (Sandpipers and Allies)
Laridae (Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers)
Columbidae (Pigeons and Doves)
Cuculidae (Cuckoos)
Alcedinidae (Kingfishers)
Picidae (Woodpeckers)
Falconidae (Falcons and Caracaras)
Tyrannidae (Tyrant Flycatchers)
Vireonidae (Vireos)
Corvidae (Crows, Jays, and Magpies)
Hirundinidae (Swallows)
Paridae (Chickadees and Tits)
Troglodytidae (Wrens)
Polioptilidae (Gnatcatchers)
Turdidae (Thrushes and Allies)
Mimidae (Mockingbirds and Thrashers)
Sturnidae (Starlings)
Parulidae (New World Warblers)
Thraupidae (Tanagers and Allies)
Emberizidae (Buntings and New World Sparrows)
Lark Bunting
We pulled over upon seeing a group of birders stopped at the side of the road. They reported seeing a Lark Bunting, and we all worked together until he popped up into a shrub and waited for all of us to get looks in the scope. Then, we all went to Dairy Queen
Cardinalidae (Cardinals and Allies)
Icteridae (Troupials and Allies)
Fringillidae (Siskins, Crossbills, and Allies)
Passeridae (Old World Sparrows)

82 Species at Laredo, TX

Anatidae (Ducks, Geese, and Waterfowl)
Cracidae (Guans, Chachalacas, and Curassows)
Ardeidae (Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns)
Threskiornithidae (Ibises and Spoonbills)
Cathartidae (New World Vultures)
Pandionidae (Osprey)
Accipitridae (Hawks, Eagles, and Kites)
Rallidae (Rails, Gallinules, and Coots)
Sora (h)
Recurvirostridae (Stilts and Avocets)
Scolopacidae (Sandpipers and Allies)
Laridae (Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers)
Columbidae (Pigeons and Doves)
Cuculidae (Cuckoos)
Alcedinidae (Kingfishers)
Picidae (Woodpeckers)
Falconidae (Falcons and Caracaras)
Tyrannidae (Tyrant Flycatchers)
Vireonidae (Vireos)
Corvidae (Crows, Jays, and Magpies)
Hirundinidae (Swallows)
Paridae (Chickadees and Tits)
Troglodytidae (Wrens)
Polioptilidae (Gnatcatchers)
Turdidae (Thrushes and Allies)
Mimidae (Mockingbirds and Thrashers)
Sturnidae (Starlings)
Parulidae (New World Warblers)
Thraupidae (Tanagers and Allies)
Emberizidae (Buntings and New World Sparrows)
Lark Bunting
We pulled over upon seeing a group of birders stopped at the side of the road. They reported seeing a Lark Bunting, and we all worked together until he popped up into a shrub and waited for all of us to get looks in the scope. Then, we all went to Dairy Queen
Cardinalidae (Cardinals and Allies)
Icteridae (Troupials and Allies)
Fringillidae (Siskins, Crossbills, and Allies)
Passeridae (Old World Sparrows)

82 Species at Laredo, TX

Laredo
Sora (h)
Lark Bunting
We pulled over upon seeing a group of birders stopped at the side of the road. They reported seeing a Lark Bunting, and we all worked together until he popped up into a shrub and waited for all of us to get looks in the scope. Then, we all went to Dairy Queen

Trip Map

Trip Notes

Santa Ana NWR, Chapeno, Falcon State Park, Zapata, San Ignacio