Date: 3/7/17 6:41 pm
From: David Arbour <arbour...>
Subject: Red Slough Bird Survey - March 7
It started off overcast and cool then turned windy, warm, and clear on the
bird survey today. 74 species were found. The Purple Martins finally
showed up as well as Barn Swallows. Pied-billed Grebes are starting to
yodel. A few geese were moving today also. Here is my list for today:



Greater White-fronted Geese - 12

Snow Geese - 5

Ross' Goose - 1

Canada Geese - 4

Wood Duck - 7

Gadwall - 113

American Wigeon - 1

Mallard - 52

Blue-winged Teal - 34

Northern Shoveler - 180

Northern Pintail - 3

Green-winged Teal - 17

Ring-necked Duck - 135

Hooded Merganser - 10

Pied-billed Grebe - 18

Double-crested Cormorant - 10

Anhinga - 1

Great-blue Heron - 12

Great Egret - 2

Black Vulture - 11

Turkey Vulture - 60

Northern Harrier - 5

Red-shouldered Hawk - 1

Red-tailed Hawk - 6

King Rail - 3

Virginia Rail - 6

American Coot - 562

Greater Yellowlegs - 3

Wilson's Snipe - 51

Rock Pigeon - 4

Mourning Dove - 7

Great-horned Owl - 1

Belted Kingfisher - 1

Red-bellied Woodpecker - 1

Downy Woodpecker - 1

Hairy Woodpecker - 1

Northern Flicker - 9

Eastern Phoebe - 8

Blue Jay - 3

American Crow - 70

Fish Crow - 1

Purple Martin - 3

Tree Swallow - 51

Barn Swallow - 7

Carolina Chickadee - 6

Tufted Titmouse - 5

Brown Creeper - 1

Carolina Wren - 3

Winter Wren - 2

Sedge Wren - 2

Marsh Wren - 4

Golden-crowned Kinglet - 4

Ruby-crowned Kinglet - 4

Hermit Thrush - 3

Northern Mockingbird - 2

Brown Thrasher - 5

Orange-crowned Warbler - 1

Yellow-rumped Warbler - 33

Pine Warbler - 3

Common Yellowthroat - 1

Eastern Towhee - 1

Field Sparrow - 1

Savannah Sparrow - 21

Le Conte's Sparrow - 2

Fox Sparrow - 2

Song Sparrow - 9

Swamp Sparrow - 5

White-throated Sparrow - 21

White-crowned Sparrow - 13

Northern Cardinal - 21

Red-winged Blackbird - 23

Eastern Meadowlark - 5

Rusty Blackbird - 2

Common Grackle - 2



Odonates:



Common Green Darners

Baskettail species

Damselfly species





Herps:



American Alligator

Red-eared Slider

Cajun Chorus Frogs - calling

Spring Peepers - calling

Southern Leopard Frogs - calling







Good birding!



David Arbour

De Queen, AR






 
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