Date: 12/6/18 8:07 am
From: David Arbour <arbour...>
Subject: Red Slough Bird Survey - Dec. 4 (Belated report)
My internet service has been down so this is late: It was clear and cold
with a light north wind on the bird survey Tuesday. 65 species were found.
Not really anything notable except maybe a lingering pair of Blue-winged
Teal. Bonaparte's Gulls are kind of notable for us too. Here is my list
for today:



Canada Goose - 1

Wood Duck - 1

Gadwall - 248

Mallard - 894

Blue-winged Teal - 2

Northern Shoveler - 66

Northern Pintail - 17

Green-winged Teal - 344

Ring-necked Duck - 975

Ruddy Duck - 8

Pied-billed Grebe - 17

Double-crested Cormorant - 1

Great-blue Heron - 4

Black Vulture - 18

Turkey Vulture - 40

Bald Eagle - 1 imm.

Northern Harrier - 4

Sharp-shinned Hawk - 1

Red-shouldered Hawk - 1

Red-tailed Hawk - 4

Virginia Rail - 2

American Coot - 401

Killdeer - 34

Wilson's Snipe - 1

Bonaparte's Gull - 2

Rock Pigeon - 1

Belted Kingfisher - 2

Red-bellied Woodpecker - 2

Yellow-bellied Sapsucker - 2

Downy Woodpecker - 3

Hairy Woodpecker - 1

Northern Flicker - 6

Pileated Woodpecker - 3

Eastern Phoebe - 10

Loggerhead Shrike - 1

Blue Jay - 1

American Crow - 10

Fish Crow - 3

Carolina Chickadee - 5

Tufted Titmouse - 4

Carolina Wren - 7

House Wren - 1

Winter Wren - 1

Sedge Wren - 2

Ruby-crowned Kinglet - 3

Hermit Thrush - 1

Northern Mockingbird - 1

Brown Thrasher - 1

American Pipit - 1

Yellow-rumped Warbler - 3

Pine Warbler - 1

Common Yellowthroat - 1

Eastern Towhee - 5

Field Sparrow - 2

Savannah Sparrow - 4

Fox Sparrow - 1

Song Sparrow - 7

Swamp Sparrow - 2

White-throated Sparrow - 21

Dark-eyed Junco - 1

Northern Cardinal - 3

Red-winged Blackbird - 355

Eastern Meadowlark - 2

Common Grackle - 3000

American Goldfinch - 4





Odonates:



Variegated Meadowhawk







Good birding!



David Arbour

De Queen, AR


















 
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