Date: 2/7/18 7:41 pm
From: David Arbour <arbour...>
Subject: Red Slough Bird Survey - Feb. 7
It was overcast, cold, and windy on the bird survey this morning, then
turning clear, mild, and calm in the afternoon. Ford Hendershot joined me
around noon. 71 species were found. Highlights were the continuing Golden
Eagle who was seen flushing ducks over unit 40N and a Neotropic Cormorant
perched with Double-crested's on Otter Lake. Here is our list for today:

Greater White-fronted Goose - 14

Gadwall - 69

Mallard - 403

Northern Shoveler - 21

Northern Pintail - 26

Green-winged Teal - 40

Ring-necked Duck - 905

Bufflehead - 1

Ruddy Duck - 2

Pied-billed Grebe - 1

Neotropic Cormorant - 1

Double-crested Cormorant - 11

Great-blue Heron - 8

Black Vulture - 41

Turkey Vulture - 42

Northern Harrier - 3

Cooper's Hawk - 1

Red-shouldered Hawk - 4

Red-tailed Hawk - 12

Golden Eagle - 1 adult

American Kestrel - 1

Merlin - 1

Virginia Rail - 2

American Coot - 275

Killdeer - 5

Greater Yellowlegs - 2

Wilsons Snipe - 1

Rock Pigeon - 1

Eurasian Collared-Dove - 5

Mourning Dove - 87

Belted Kingfisher - 2

Red-bellied Woodpecker - 3

Yellow-bellied Sapsucker - 2

Downy Woodpecker - 5

Hairy Woodpecker - 1

Northern Flicker - 8

Eastern Phoebe - 6

Blue Jay - 8

American Crow - 260

Fish Crow - 1

Carolina Chickadee - 6

Tufted Titmouse - 1

Brown Creeper - 1

Carolina Wren - 3

House Wren - 1

Winter Wren - 1

Sedge Wren - 5

Marsh Wren - 3

Golden-crowned Kinglet - 4

Ruby-crowned Kinglet - 1

Hermit Thrush - 1

Northern Mockingbird - 2

Brown Thrasher - 3

Cedar Waxwing - 1

Orange-crowned Warbler - 2

Yellow-rumped Warbler - 3

Eastern Towhee - 1

Savannah Sparrow - 7

Fox Sparrow - 11

Song Sparrow - 36

Lincoln's Sparrow - 2

Swamp Sparrow - 11

White-throated Sparrow - 34

White-crowned Sparrow - 11

Dark-eyed Junco - 13

Northern Cardinal - 29

Red-winged Blackbird - 165

Eastern Meadowlark - 6

Rusty Blackbird - 13

Common Grackle - 3

American Goldfinch - 2


Good birding!

David Arbour
De Queen, AR

 
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