49 Species at Laguna Atascosa NWR, TX
Anatidae (Ducks, Geese, and Waterfowl)
Cracidae (Guans, Chachalacas, and Curassows)
Ardeidae (Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns)
Threskiornithidae (Ibises and Spoonbills)
Got this pretty sharp flight shot as a whole group flew past.
Flew right overhead, but could not get the autofocus lens to cooperate. This was the best shot in the group.
Cathartidae (New World Vultures)
Accipitridae (Hawks, Eagles, and Kites)
Scolopacidae (Sandpipers and Allies)
Laridae (Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers)
Columbidae (Pigeons and Doves)
A great look, the bird was only 20 or 30 feet away. It raised and lowered its crest. The blue on its face was clearly visible while it foraged out in the open.
Caprimulgidae (Nightjars and Allies)
Flew right overhead, a great look at its white wing markings.
Falconidae (Falcons and Caracaras)
Tyrannidae (Tyrant Flycatchers)
Corvidae (Crows, Jays, and Magpies)
Paridae (Chickadees and Tits)
Turdidae (Thrushes and Allies)
Mimidae (Mockingbirds and Thrashers)
Emberizidae (Buntings and New World Sparrows)
Cardinalidae (Cardinals and Allies)
Icteridae (Troupials and Allies)
Passeridae (Old World Sparrows)