Central Texas Audubon Society

Saturday, October 17th

   We traveled out to the Lake Waco Wetlands with a group from Williamson County Audubon.  It was a very fruitful walk with over 40 species counted including an American Bittern in the Cattails at the entrance. 

 

 

Species count: 42


5 Pied-billed Grebe
1 Double-crested Cormorant
1 American Bittern
1 Great Blue Heron
1 Yellow-crowned Night-Heron
12 Black Vulture
39 Turkey Vulture
2 Sharp-shinned Hawk
1 Red-shouldered Hawk
4 Sora
74 American Coot
5 Killdeer
3 Greater Yellowlegs
1 Common Ground-Dove
2 Mourning Dove
2 Red-bellied Woodpecker
1 Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
1 Downy Woodpecker
2 Northern Flicker
1 American Kestrel
1 Merlin
6 Eastern Phoebe
2 Blue Jay
7 American Crow
2 Carolina Chickadee
4 Tufted x Black-crested Titmouse (hybrid)
5 Marsh Wren
3 Carolina Wren
1 Bewick's Wren
1 Ruby-crowned Kinglet
6 Eastern Bluebird
2 Northern Mockingbird
4 Common Yellowthroat
4 White-crowned Sparrow
2 White-throated Sparrow
10 Savannah Sparrow
5 Lincoln's Sparrow
1 Swamp Sparrow
4 Northern Cardinal
3 Red-winged Blackbird
24 Western/Eastern Meadowlark
1 House Finch

 

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American Bittern
Sharp-shinned Hawk

General Meetings: 

 

General meetings of the membership will normally occur on the third Tuesday of the months of September through November and February through May.

 

 

Location of the General Meetings: 
 

Carleen Bright Arboretum 
9001 Bosque Blvd, 
Woodway, TX 76712

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Meeting Time: 

 

Join us at 6:30 PM for social time and light refreshment. At 7:00 PM the meeting and program will commence.