Date: 6/26/18 9:27 pm
From: David Arbour <arbour...>
Subject: Red Slough Bird Survey - June 26
It was partly cloudy and windy on the survey today. 66 species were found.
Best highlight was a Tricolored Heron in unit 27B. Lots of young
everywhere. Here is my list for today:



Black-bellied Whistling Duck - 7

Wood Duck - 13

Gadwall - 1 male

Hooded Merganser - 2

Pied-billed Grebe - 8 (also 6 broods of young.)

Neotropic Cormorant - 5 (all 3 nests with young now.)

Anhinga - 67 adults (Lots of young in nests now.)

Great-blue Heron - 3

Great Egret - 46

Snowy Egret - 63

Little-blue Heron - 88

Tricolored Heron - 1

Cattle Egret - 550

Green Heron - 14

Yellow-crowned Night-Heron - 2

White Ibis - 113

Black Vulture - 10

Turkey Vulture - 14

Mississippi Kite - 8

Purple Gallinule - 25 (also 2 broods of young.)

Common Gallinule - 36 (also numerous broods of young.)

American Coot - 5

Mourning Dove - 3

Yellow-billed Cuckoo - 7

Ruby-throated Hummingbird - 1

Belted Kingfisher - 1

Red-bellied Woodpecker - 1

Downy Woodpecker - 2

Pileated Woodpecker - 1

Eastern Wood-Pewee - 1

Acadian Flycatcher - 2

Eastern Phoebe - 2

Eastern Kingbird - 6

Scissor-tailed Flycatcher - 2

White-eyed Vireo - 14

Bell's Vireo - 4

Red-eyed Vireo - 3

Blue Jay - 2

American Crow - 3

Fish Crow - 1

Purple Martin - 2

Tree Swallow - 5

Northern Rough-winged Swallow - 1

Cliff Swallow - 1

Barn Swallow - 19

Carolina Chickadee - 5

Tufted Titmouse - 7

Carolina Wren - 6

Blue-gray Gnatcatcher - 4

Eastern Bluebird - 2

Gray Catbird - 1

Northern Mockingbird - 1

Yellow-throated Warbler - 2

Pine Warbler - 3

Prothonotary Warbler - 5

Common Yellowthroat - 10

Yellow-breasted Chat - 11

Summer Tanager - 1

Eastern Towhee - 5

Northern Cardinal - 14

Indigo Bunting - 30

Painted Bunting - 9

Dickcissel - 16

Red-winged Blackbird - 36

Common Grackle - 6

Brown-headed Cowbird - 7





Odonates:



Regal Darner

Prince Baskettail

Mocha Emerald

Jade Clubtail

Four-spotted Pennant

Halloween Pennant

Eastern Pondhawk

Slaty Skimmer

Widow Skimmer

Eastern Amberwing

Blue Dasher

Wandering Glider

Black Saddlebags







Herps:



Red-eared Slider

Green Treefrog

Blanchard's Cricket Frog

Bronze Frog

Bullfrog







Good birding!



David Arbour

De Queen, AR












 
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