Date: 1/30/19 4:48 am
From: Harold A. Yocum <drhal2...>
Subject: Re: Red Slough Bird Survey - Jan. 29
Glad you are back with you great reports.

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> On Jan 29, 2019, at 10:42 PM, David Arbour <arbour...> wrote:
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> It was mostly clear to partly cloudy, cool, and with some wind on the bird survey today. It was a slow day for birds. Not really anything of note today, but yesterday I had an Eastern Bewick’s Wren by the middle parking area. Here is my list for today:
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> Canada Goose - 1
> Wood Duck - 9
> Gadwall – 63
> Mallard – 207
> Northern Shoveler – 29
> Northern Pintail - 36
> Green-winged Teal – 2
> Canvasback - 18
> Ring-necked Duck – 904
> Hooded Merganser - 2
> Ruddy Duck - 12
> Pied-billed Grebe – 8
> Double-crested Cormorant - 6
> Great-blue Heron - 7
> Black Vulture - 3
> Turkey Vulture – 8
> Northern Harrier – 1
> Red-shouldered Hawk - 2
> Red-tailed Hawk – 2
> American Coot – 292
> Killdeer - 500
> Belted Kingfisher – 3
> Red-bellied Woodpecker – 4
> Yellow-bellied Sapsucker – 1
> Downy Woodpecker - 1
> Hairy Woodpecker - 2
> Northern Flicker – 5
> Eastern Phoebe – 9
> Blue Jay - 2
> American Crow – 4
> Fish Crow - 3
> Carolina Chickadee – 6
> Tufted Titmouse – 1
> Carolina Wren – 3
> Winter Wren - 1
> Sedge Wren – 1
> Marsh Wren - 3
> Ruby-crowned Kinglet – 4
> Hermit Thrush – 4
> Northern Mockingbird - 1
> Brown Thrasher – 3
> Orange-crowned Warbler - 1
> Yellow-rumped Warbler – 8
> Common Yellowthroat - 1
> Eastern Towhee – 4
> Field Sparrow - 1
> Savannah Sparrow – 1
> Fox Sparrow - 1
> Song Sparrow - 21
> Swamp Sparrow – 13
> White-throated Sparrow – 2
> Northern Cardinal – 8
> Red-winged Blackbird – 80
> Meadowlark species - 6
> American Goldfinch – 1
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> Also saw an Otter swimming in the water today with a carp in its mouth that was almost as big as the Otter. And the Sand Plums are starting to bloom!
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> Good birding!
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> David Arbour
> De Queen, AR
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