RGVBF: Day 1-Big Day Van

This morning I started with just 346 life birds. And after today and the nonstop birding with a van of 7 other birders and 2 guides we counted 133 total birds with myself adding 33 new birds, giving me a new total of 379 life birds. WHEW!
I won’t go into all the details right now, so all I’ll do is show you the list of my new birds for the day.
Blue-throated Hummingbird
Long-billed Thrasher
Curved-billed Thrasher
Plain Chachalaca
Clay-colored Thrush
Harris Hawk
Great-tailed Grackle
Great Kiskadee
Golden-fronted Woodpecker
Tropical Parula
Lesser Goldfinch
Couch’s Kingbird
Altamira Oriole
Ladder-backed Woodpecker
Green Jay
Black-crested Titmouse
White-tipped Dove
Inca Dove
Green Kingfisher
Ringed Kingfisher
Mottled Duck
Common Pauraque
White-tailed Kite
Black-bellied Whistling Duck
Roseate Spoonbill
Vermillion Flycatcher
Crested Caracara
White-tailed Hawk
Aplomado Falcon
Long-billed Curlew
Cassin’s Sparrow
Lazuli Bunting






One response to “RGVBF: Day 1-Big Day Van

  1. Awesome pics!

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