Date: 12/17/18 8:47 am
From: Anthony Hewetson <fattonybirds...>
Subject: [texbirds] Highlights from the Lubbock County CBC
Greetings All:

We completed the Lubbock County CBC on Saturday with thirteen
observers (Kathryn Brautigam, Canyon Clark, Jeremy Clark, Anthony
Hewetson, Ellen Hildebrandt, Barry Keith, Peter Keyel, Phiilip Kite,
Rob Lee, Liam McGuire, Bobby Schat, William Wenthe, Lenz Zappia)
tallying around 124 species (at the low end of average for the count)
including the following noteworthies:

2 Snow Geese in the V8/Buffalos Springs Lake area (LM)
2 Snow Geese at City Farms (AH)
1 Snow Goose in south Lubbock (JC, CC)
4 Snow Geese in west Lubbock (BS)
11 Ross's Geese at City Farms (AH)
2 Greater White-fronted Geese in the V8/Buffalo Spring Lake area (LM)
2 Greater White-fronted Geese at City Farms (AH)
6 Greater White-fronted Geese at Olive Street (AH)
4 Wood Ducks in the V8/Buffalos Springs Lake area (LM)
1 Wood Duck along the Canyon Lakes (PKI, BK, RL)
15 Wood Ducks in west Lubbock (BSc)
3 Canvasbacks at City Farms (AH)
2 Canvasbacks in east Lubbock (WW, PKe)
3 Redheads at City Farms (AH)
1 Redhead at Long Park (AH)
2 Redheads in south Lubbock (JC, CC)
1 female Common Goldeneye at City Fams (AH)
1 Common Goldeneye in northwest Lubbock (LZ, EH)
2 Common Goldeneyes in south Lubbock (JC, CC)
1 Common Goldeneye in west Lubbock (BS)
1 Red-breasted Merganser in west Lubbock (BS)
8 Scaled Quails at City Farms (AH)
1 Ring-necked Pheasant near Kitalou (AH)
1 Eared Grebe in the V8/Buffalo Springs Lake area (LM)
1 Eared Grebe at City Farms (Ah)
2 Inca Doves at City Farms (AH)
1 Inca Dove in east Lubbock (WW, PKe)
2 Inca Doves in south Lubbock (JC, CC)
1 Sora along the Canyon Lakes (PKi, BK, RL)
2 Wilson's Snipes at Long Park (AH)
1 Wilson's Snipe in west Lubbock (BS)
1 Greater Yellowlegs along the Canyon Lakes (PKi, BK, RL)
7 Greater Yellowlegs in south Lubbock (JC, CC)
2 Lesser Yellowlegs in west Lubbock (BS)
1 Herring Gull in west Lubbock (BS)
1 immature Bald Eagle at City Farms (AH)
1 Osprey in east Lubbock (WW, PKe)
1 Red-shouldered Hawk in the V8/Buffalo Springs area (LM)
1 Red-shouldered Hawk at Clapp Park (WW, PKe)
1 Rough-legged Hawk in the V8/Buffalo Springs Lake area (LM)
2 Rough-legged Hawks at City Farms (AH)
1 Yellow-bellied Sapsucker in east Lubbock (WW, PKe)
1 Yellow-bellied Sapsucker near Kitalou (AH)
1 Yellow-bellied Sapsucker in northwest Lubbock (LZ, EH)
1 Peregrine Falcon in east Lubbock (WW, PKe)
1 Peregrine Falcon in west Lubbock (BS)
1 Eastern Phoebe in the V8/Buffalo Springs Lake area (LM)
1 Say's Phoebe near Kitalou (AH)
1 Red-breasted Nuthatch along the Canyon Lakes (PKe, BK, RL)
2 Red-breasted Nuthatches near Kitalou (AH)
1 Red-breasted Nuthatch in west Lubbcok (BS)
2 Brown Creepers in east Lubbock (WW, PKe)
2 House Wrens in the V8/Buffalo Springs Lake area (LM)
1 Winter Wren at Olive Street (AH)
2 Eastern Bluebirds along the Canyon Lakes (PKi, BK, RL)
12 Western Bluebirds along the Canyon Lakes (PKi, BK, RL)
2 Hermit Thrushes along the Canyon Lakes (PKi, BK, RL)
2 Hermit Thrushes in south Lubbock (JC, CC)
1 Gray Catbird at Clapp Park (WW, PKe)
10 Cedar Waxwings in east Lubbock (WW, PKe)
20 Cedar Waxwings east of Lubbock (KB)
6 Cedar Waxwings in west Lubbock (BS)
3 Pine Siskins along the Canyon Lakes (PKi, BK, RL)
2 Pine Siskins near Kitalou (AH)
2 Lesser Goldfinches in east Lubbock (WW, PKe)
18 unidentified longspurs in south Lubbock (JC, CC)
21 McCown's Longspurs at City Farms (AH)
2 McCown's Longspurs near Kitalou (AH)
2 Rufous-crowned Sparrow in the V8/Buffalo Springs Lake area (LM)
1 White-throated Sparrow at City Farms (AH)
1 male Yellow-headed Blackbird at City Farms (AH)
1 Orange-crowned Warbler along the Canyon Lakes (PKi, BK, RL)
1 Orange-crowned Warbler in east Lubbock (WW, PKe)
1 Orange-crowned Warbler in south Lubbock (JC, CC)

Anthony Hewetson; Lubbock
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