Date: 4/24/18 8:26 pm
From: David Arbour <arbour...>
Subject: Red Slough Bird Survey - April 24
Floyd Murdock (OK) and I surveyed birds today at Red Slough and found 105
species. It was clear and warm with almost no wind. Good numbers of birds
were around and lots of FOS were found. Here is our list for today.



Black-bellied Whistling Duck - 2

Canada Goose - 3

Wood Duck - 11

Gadwall - 10

Mallard - 2

Blue-winged Teal - 323

Northern Shoveler - 1

Ring-necked Duck - 2

Hooded Merganser - 2

Pied-billed Grebe - 24

Neotropic Cormorant - 7

Double-crested Cormorant - 7

Anhinga - 24

American Bittern - 1

Great-blue Heron - 8

Great Egret - 29

Green Heron - 3

Black-crowned Night-Heron - 1

Snowy Egret - 24

Little-blue Heron - 11

Black Vulture - 4

Turkey Vulture - 6

Northern Harrier - 1

Broad-winged Hawk - 1

Red-shouldered Hawk - 3

Red-tailed Hawk - 1

King Rail - 1

Virginia Rail - 1

Sora - 2

Purple Gallinule - 1

Common Gallinule - 22

American Coot - 108

Greater Yellowlegs - 31

Lesser Yellowlegs - 27

Willet - 1

Solitary Sandpiper - 4

Pectoral Sandpiper - 36

Long-billed Dowitcher - 16

Rock Pigeon - 3

Eurasian Collared-Dove - 3

Mourning Dove - 23

Belted Kingfisher - 1

Ruby-throated Hummingbird - 3

Red-bellied Woodpecker - 2

Downy Woodpecker - 3

Hairy Woodpecker - 1

Pileated Woodpecker - 3

Least Flycatcher - 1

Eastern Phoebe - 5

Eastern Kingbird - 13

Scissor-tailed Flycatcher - 3

White-eyed Vireo - 15

Bell's Vireo - 4

Yellow-throated Vireo - 2

Warbling Vireo - 1

Red-eyed Vireo - 5

Blue Jay - 5

American Crow - 4

Fish Crow - 2

Purple Martin - 1

Tree Swallow - 25

Cliff Swallow - 1

Barn Swallow - 26

Carolina Chickadee - 3

Tufted Titmouse - 4

Carolina Wren - 7

House Wren - 1

Sedge Wren - 2

Marsh Wren - 1

Ruby-crowned Kinglet - 2

Eastern Bluebird - 3

Hermit Thrush - 1

Swainson's Thrush - 1

Blue-gray Gnatcatcher - 10

Brown Thrasher - 2

Northern Mockingbird - 2

Orange-crowned Warbler - 3

Nashville Warbler - 1

Yellow-rumped Warbler - 13

Yellow-throated Warbler - 2

Pine Warbler - 4

Prairie Warbler - 1

Prothonotary Warbler - 8

Black-and-white Warbler - 1

Common Yellowthroat - 12

Hooded Warbler - 1

Swainson's Warbler - 1

Northern Waterthrush - 1

Yellow-breasted Chat - 3

Summer Tanager - 2

Eastern Towhee - 2

Savannah Sparrow - 5

Lincoln's Sparrow - 10

White-throated Sparrow - 2

White-crowned Sparrow - 5

Northern Cardinal - 18

Indigo Bunting - 4

Painted Bunting - 1

Dickcissel - 5

Red-winged Blackbird - 18

Eastern Meadowlark - 4

Common Grackle - 1

Brown-headed Cowbird - 17

Orchard Oriole - 9

Baltimore Oriole - 1





Odonates:



Fragile Forktail

Common Green Darner

Common Baskettail

Stillwater Clubtail

Eastern Pondhawk

Blue Corporal

Spot-winged Glider

Black Saddlebags

Red Saddlebags







Herps:



American Alligator

Red-eared Slider

Green Treefrog

Eastern Gray Treefrog

Blanchard's Cricket Frog - calling

Bullfrog - calling







Good birding!



David Arbour

De Queen, AR














 
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