Henderson Christmas Bird Count – 2016

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John Hiatt & Joe Kahl Henderson CBC

John Hiatt & Joe Kahl on Lake Mead during the Henderson CBC

The Henderson Christmas Bird Count was held on Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016. We saw 100 species for the day. GREAT GOING TEAM!!!! We counted the following:

Greater White-fronted Goose 2

Snow Goose 29 (1 blue phase)

Canada Goose 174

Gadwall 703

American Wigeon 421

Mallard 539

Cinnamon Teal 25

Norther Shoveler 1199

Norther Pintail 77

Green-winged Teal 226

Canvasback 14

Redhead 48

Ring-necked Duck 269

Lesser Scaup 40

Bufflehead 96

Common Goldeneye 29

Hooded Merganser 28

Common Merganser 55

Ruddy Duck 422

Gambel’s Quail 135

Pacific Loon 1

Common Loon 1

Pied-billed Grebe 64

Eared Grebe 2601

Western/Clark’s Grebe 268

American White Pelican 9

Double-crested Cormorant 121

American Bittern 1

Great Blue Heron 38

Great Egret 34

Snowy Egret 11

Green Heron 6

Black-crowned Night Heron 27

White-faced Ibis 9

Osprey 1

Bald Eagle 3

Northern Harrier 17

Sharp-shinned Hawk 4

Cooper’s Hawk

Red shoulder Hawk 1

Red-tailed Hawk 13

American Kestrel 14

Peregrine Falcon 1

Prairie Falcon 1

Virginia Rail 1

Sora 2

Common Gallinule 18

American Coot 1906

Killdeer 29

Greater Yellowlegs 8

Spotted Sandpiper 2

Least Sandpiper 120

Long-billed Dowitcher 2

Wilson’s Snipe 1

Ring-billed Gull 326

Herrin Gull 2

Rock Dove 1059

Eurasian Collard Dove 71

Morning Dove 143

Greater Roadrunner 3

Anna’s Hummingbird 6

Costa’s Hummingbird 4

Belted Kingfisher 6

Norther Flicker (Red Shafted) 8

Red-naped Sapsucker 1

Ladder-back Woodpecker 2

Black Phoebe 17

Say’s Phoebe 21

Vermillion Flycatcher 1

Loggerhead Shrike 7

Common Raven 19

Norther Rough-winged Swallow 8

Verdin 14

Rock Wren 2

Bewicks Wren 1

Marsh Wren 13

Ruby-crowed Kinglet 20

Black-tailed Gnatcatcher 4

Northern Mockingbird 31

Crissal Thrasher 1

European Starling 413

American Pipet 35

Phainopepla 2

Orange-crowned Warbler 1

Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon’s) 139

Abert’s Towhee 1

Black-throated Sparrow 3

Savanna Sparrow 1

Song Sparrow 8

Lincoln Sparrow 2

White-crowned  Sparrow 200

Dark-eyed Junco 5

Red-winged Blackbird 145

Western Meadowlark 1

Yellow-headed Blackbird 3

Brewer’s Blackbird 38

Great-tailed Grackle 269

Brown-headed Cowbird 31

House Finch 151

House Sparrow 39


Je Anne Blackman ~ Compiler

JeAnne Blackman and David McMullin
JeAnne Blackman and David McMullin, both of Henderson, participate in the Audubon Society’s annual Christmas bird count at Bird Viewing Reserve Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016, in Henderson. (Bizuayehu Tesfaye/Las Vegas Review-Journal)@bizutesfaye

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