Date: 9/27/18 8:01 pm
From: David Arbour <arbour...>
Subject: Red Slough Bird Survey - Sept. 27


It was overcast and cool on the bird survey today. 70 species were found.
The current front brought cooler temps and rain over night and migrants were
everywhere this morning. There was a fairly good hawk migration going over
today too. Here is my list for today:



Greater White-fronted Goose - 6 (new early date for RS)

Canada Goose - 48 (Greaters)

Wood Duck - 41

American Wigeon - 2

Blue-winged Teal - 500

Green-winged Teal - 4

Ring-necked Duck - 1

Pied-billed Grebe - 31

Double-crested Cormorant - 19

Anhinga - 3

Great-blue Heron - 5

Great Egret - 7

Snowy Egret - 6

Green Heron - 1

Black-crowned Night-Heron - 1

White Ibis - 28

Black Vulture - 85

Turkey Vulture - 75

Northern Harrier - 1

Sharp-shinned Hawk - 5

Red-shouldered Hawk - 2

Broad-winged Hawk - 321

American Kestrel - 5

Merlin - 1

Large Falcon species - 1

Purple Gallinule - 7

Common Gallinule - 18

American Coot - 70

Killdeer - 1

Greater Yellowlegs - 4

Lesser Yellowlegs - 7

Least Sandpiper - 3

Wilson's Snipe - 3

Rock Pigeon - 8

Mourning Dove - 25

Barred Owl - 2

Chimney Swift - 3

Ruby-throated Hummingbird - 3

Belted Kingfisher - 7

Red-bellied Woodpecker - 1

Yellow-bellied Sapsucker - 1 (New early date for RS)

Hairy Woodpecker - 1

Northern Flicker - 3

Pileated Woodpecker - 3

Alder Flycatcher - 1 (new late date for RS)

Eastern Phoebe - 4

Scissor-tailed Flycatcher - 1

White-eyed Vireo - 2 (still singing)

Blue Jay - 13

American Crow - 13

Northern Rough-winged Swallow - 30

Cave Swallow - 5

Barn Swallow - 1

Carolina Chickadee - 5

Tufted Titmouse - 3

Carolina Wren - 12

Sedge Wren - 1

Marsh Wren - 3

Blue-gray Gnatcatcher - 1

Eastern Bluebird - 8

Gray Catbird - 23

Brown Thrasher - 10

Yellow-throated Warbler - 1

Northern Waterthrush - 3

Common Yellowthroat - 18

Yellow-breasted Chat - 1

Northern Cardinal - 8

Rose-breasted Grosbeak - 1

Indigo Bunting - 49

Red-winged Blackbird - 17





Odonates:



Common Green Darner

Eastern Pondhawk

Blue Dasher

Wandering Glider

Black Saddlebags





Herps:



Common Snapping Turtle

Southern Leopard Frog





Good birding!



David Arbour

De Queen, AR










 
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