Tom and 5 birders spend a delightful morning at 3 Lakes Wildlife Management Area and then off the Joe Overstreet. Highlights were Brown-headed Nuthatch, Blue Bird, Limpkin, Caracara, Bachman Sparrow (heard)  and a Snail Kite. Fun was had by all. Below is the complete list

 

Three Lakes

2 Wood Duck
5 Mottled Duck
15 Blue-winged Teal
3 Northern Bobwhite
1 Wild Turkey
2 Anhinga
1 Great Blue Heron
6 Great Egret (American)
2 Snowy Egret
4 Little Blue Heron
3 Green Heron
1 Black-crowned Night-Heron
3 White Ibis
20 Glossy Ibis
6 Black Vulture
4 Turkey Vulture
1 Osprey
1 Swallow-tailed Kite
1 Bald Eagle
2 Red-shouldered Hawk
2 Purple Gallinule
12 Common Gallinule
75 American Coot (Red-shielded)
2 Limpkin
1 Sandhill Crane
2 Killdeer
5 Common Ground-Dove
4 Mourning Dove
1 Barred Owl
2 Red-bellied Woodpecker
1 Downy Woodpecker (Eastern)
1 Pileated Woodpecker
5 Great Crested Flycatcher
10 White-eyed Vireo
2 Blue Jay
2 American Crow
2 Fish Crow
3 Tree Swallow
1 Tufted Titmouse
3 Brown-headed Nuthatch
1 House Wren
5 Carolina Wren
2 Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
3 Eastern Bluebird
1 Gray Catbird
4 Northern Mockingbird
6 Common Yellowthroat
8 Northern Parula
3 Palm Warbler (Western)
3 Pine Warbler
8 Bachman’s Sparrow
8 Eastern Towhee
1 Northern Cardinal
2 Red-winged Blackbird
18 Eastern Meadowlark
2 Common Grackle
15 Boat-tailed Grackle
2 Brown-headed Cowbird

Number of Taxa: 58

Joe Overstreet

6 Wild Turkey
1 Pied-billed Grebe
1 Double-crested Cormorant
2 Anhinga
1 Great Blue Heron
2 Great Egret (American)
1 Snowy Egret
82 Cattle Egret
1 White Ibis
15 Glossy Ibis
2 Black Vulture
3 Turkey Vulture
1 Snail Kite
1 Red-shouldered Hawk
2 Limpkin
4 Sandhill Crane
2 Eurasian Collared-Dove
2 Mourning Dove
1 Red-headed Woodpecker
4 Loggerhead Shrike
1 Blue Jay
1 Carolina Wren
11 Northern Mockingbird
1 European Starling
7 Savannah Sparrow
1 Red-winged Blackbird
24 Eastern Meadowlark
8 Common Grackle
8 Boat-tailed Grackle

1 Caracara

Number of Taxa: 29