Texas 2008 Day Five

Thursday, April 10, 2008, Led by Mary and Bill

Photos by Bill Walker

58 Species at 3 Locations

Anatidae (Ducks, Geese, and Waterfowl)
Cracidae (Guans, Chachalacas, and Curassows)
Odontophoridae (New World Quail)
Podicipedidae (Grebes)
Least Grebe ELGSP
Anhingidae (Anhingas)
Anhinga ELGSP
Ardeidae (Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns)
Great Egret WSF ELGSP
Snowy Egret ELGSP
Green Heron ELGSP FA
Threskiornithidae (Ibises and Spoonbills)
Accipitridae (Hawks, Eagles, and Kites)
Rallidae (Rails, Gallinules, and Coots)
Common Gallinule ELGSP FA
Charadriidae (Plovers and Lapwings)
Killdeer WSF ELGSP
Recurvirostridae (Stilts and Avocets)
Scolopacidae (Sandpipers and Allies)
Laridae (Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers)
Columbidae (Pigeons and Doves)
Strigidae (Owls)
Caprimulgidae (Nightjars and Allies)
Trochilidae (Hummingbirds)
Picidae (Woodpeckers)
Tyrannidae (Tyrant Flycatchers)
Great Kiskadee FA ELGSP
Couch's Kingbird FA ELGSP
Laniidae (Shrikes)
Vireonidae (Vireos)
Hirundinidae (Swallows)
Barn Swallow ELGSP
Paridae (Chickadees and Tits)
Regulidae (Kinglets)
Mimidae (Mockingbirds and Thrashers)
Motacillidae (Wagtails and Pipits)
Parulidae (New World Warblers)
Cardinalidae (Cardinals and Allies)
Icteridae (Troupials and Allies)
Red-winged Blackbird FA ELGSP WSF
Great-tailed Grackle WSF ELGSP FA
Passeridae (Old World Sparrows)
Legend
Estero Llano Grande State Park, TX = ELGSP
Frontera Audubon, TX = FA
Weslaco Sod Farms, TX = WSF

58 Species at 3 Locations

Anatidae (Ducks, Geese, and Waterfowl)
Cracidae (Guans, Chachalacas, and Curassows)
Odontophoridae (New World Quail)
Podicipedidae (Grebes)
Least Grebe ELGSP
Anhingidae (Anhingas)
Anhinga ELGSP
Ardeidae (Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns)
Great Egret ELGSP
Snowy Egret ELGSP
Green Heron ELGSP
Threskiornithidae (Ibises and Spoonbills)
Accipitridae (Hawks, Eagles, and Kites)
Rallidae (Rails, Gallinules, and Coots)
Charadriidae (Plovers and Lapwings)
Killdeer WSF
Killdeer ELGSP
Recurvirostridae (Stilts and Avocets)
Scolopacidae (Sandpipers and Allies)
Laridae (Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers)
Columbidae (Pigeons and Doves)
Strigidae (Owls)
Caprimulgidae (Nightjars and Allies)
Trochilidae (Hummingbirds)
Picidae (Woodpeckers)
Tyrannidae (Tyrant Flycatchers)
Laniidae (Shrikes)
Vireonidae (Vireos)
Hirundinidae (Swallows)
Barn Swallow ELGSP
Paridae (Chickadees and Tits)
Regulidae (Kinglets)
Mimidae (Mockingbirds and Thrashers)
Motacillidae (Wagtails and Pipits)
Parulidae (New World Warblers)
Cardinalidae (Cardinals and Allies)
Icteridae (Troupials and Allies)
Passeridae (Old World Sparrows)
Legend
Estero Llano Grande State Park, TX = ELGSP
Frontera Audubon, TX = FA
Weslaco Sod Farms, TX = WSF

Trip Map

Trip Notes

Also saw Yellowlegs sp.