Dan’s Easter List w/ an Extra Treat

Dan Jones was at Frontera this fine Easter morning and submitted the species list below along with the picture of the Blue-faced Darner.  Come by and see if the birds, etc. are still in the Thicket!

Frontera Audubon Center, Hidalgo, US-TX

Apr 8, 2012 8:25 AM – 11:25 AM

Protocol: Traveling

1.0 mile(s)

38 species (+1 other taxa)


Black-bellied Whistling-Duck  25

Plain Chachalaca  15

Great Egret  1

Green Heron  1

Cooper’s Hawk  1

White-winged Dove  1

Mourning Dove  2

Common Ground-Dove  1

White-tipped Dove  6

Green Parakeet  2

Chimney Swift  4

Ruby-throated/Black-chinned Hummingbird  1

Buff-bellied Hummingbird  1

Golden-fronted Woodpecker  6

Brown-crested Flycatcher  1

Great Kiskadee  2

Couch’s Kingbird  1

White-eyed Vireo  4

Green Jay  5

Barn Swallow  1

Black-crested Titmouse  1

Carolina Wren  1

Clay-colored Thrush  1

Northern Mockingbird  2

Long-billed Thrasher  3

European Starling  11

Tennessee Warbler  1

Orange-crowned Warbler  4

Nashville Warbler  2

Common Yellowthroat  2

Black-throated Green Warbler  1

Yellow-breasted Chat  2

Olive Sparrow  2

Northern Cardinal  4

Pyrrhuloxia  1

Red-winged Blackbird  X

Great-tailed Grackle  X

Bronzed Cowbird  5

Lesser Goldfinch  2


Photo by Dan Jones (4-8-12)


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