Groveland Christmas Bird Count


Wood Duck Nest Box Watch


Bill's Personal Sightings

Click on prior years to compare seasonality of sightings

2004
2005
Bill's Great Texas Birding Adventure - 2005
2006
2007 - 158 birds
2008 - 255 birds
2009 - 218 birds
2010 - 322 birds

Bill's "Lifer" list for 2011- Only "life" birds seen anywhere

"Lifers" total to date: 565


(Click on link to see a field guide picture - use BACK button to return)
Crissal Thrasher 01/02/11 - Big Bend NP, TX - Lifer #486
Crested Caracara 01/03/11 - Zapata, TX - Lifer #487
White-tipped Dove 01/03/11 - Salineno, TX - Lifer #488
Ringed Kingfisher 01/03/11 - Salineno, TX - Lifer #489
Altimira Oriole 01/03/11 - Salineno, TX - Lifer #490
Audubon's Oriole 01/03/11 - Salineno, TX - Lifer #491
Clay-colored Thrush 01/03/11 - Allen Williams Yard - Pharr, TX Lifer #492
Green Parakeet 01/03/11 - Allen Williams Yard - Pharr, TX Lifer #493
Crimson-collared Grosbeak 01/03/11 - Allen Williams Yard - Pharr, TX Lifer #494
Mottled Duck 01/04/11 - Bentsen-LRGV CBC - Lifer #495
Eastern Screech Owl 01/04/11 - Bentsen-LRGV CBC - Lifer #496
Black-vented Oriole 01/04/11 - Near Bentsen-LRGV SP - Lifer #497
Black-bellied Whistling Duck 01/05/11 - Estero Llano Grande - Weslaco, TX - Lifer #498
Least Grebe 01/05/11 - Estero Llano Grande - Weslaco, TX - Lifer #499
Pauraque 01/05/11 - Estero Llano Grande - Weslaco, TX - Lifer #500
Tropical Parula 01/05/11 - Estero Llano Grande - Weslaco, TX - Lifer #501
Greater Pewee 01/06/11 - Roselawn Cemetery - McAllen, TX - Lifer #502
Couch's Kingbird 01/06/11 - Sabal Palms Sanctuary - Brownsville, TX - Lifer #503
Olive Sparrow 01/06/11 - Sabal Palms Sanctuary - Brownsville, TX - Lifer #504
White-tailed Hawk 01/06/11 - Port Isabel Road - Near Brownsville, TX - Lifer #505
Aplomado Falcon 01/06/11 - Port Isabel Road - Near Brownsville, TX - Lifer #506
Piping Plover 01/06/11 - Birding Center - South Padre Island, TX - Lifer #507
Rufous-backed Robin 01/06/11 - Laguna Atascosa NWR, TX - Lifer #508
Buff-bellied Hummingbird 01/07/11 - Estero Llano Grande - Weslaco, TX - Lifer #509
White-throated Thrush 01/07/11 - Estero Llano Grande - Weslaco, TX - Lifer #510
Whooping Crane 01/07/11 - Goose Island SP, TX - Lifer #511
Le Conte's Sparrow 01/10/11 - Hiway 111 and Hazard Rd - near Niland, CA - Lifer #512
Le Conte's Thrasher 01/11/11 - Harper Dry Lake - Lifer #513
Lesser Black-backed Gull 01/13/11 - Nimbus Fish Hatchery - Folsom, CA - Lifer #514
Harris's Sparrow 02/04/11 - American River Parkway - Rancho Cordova, CA - Lifer #515
Glaucous Gull 02/05/11 - Davis WWTP Pond - Lifer #516
Black-legged Kittiwake 02/06/11 - Salmon River Mouth - Bodega Bay, CA - Lifer #517
Palm Warbler 03/08/11 - Sonoma County Airport - Santa Rosa, CA - Lifer #518
Rock Sandpiper 03/11/11 - Cliff Drive - Santa Cruz, CA - Lifer #519
Yellow-throated Vireo 05/22/11 - Oak Grove Park - Fargo, ND - Lifer #520
Gray-cheeked Thrush 05/22/11 - Mickelson Park - Fargo, ND - Lifer #521
Bobolink 05/22/11 - Residential Open Space - Moorehead, MN - Lifer #522
Upland Sandpiper 05/22/11 - Felton Prairie - Near Felton, MN - Lifer #523
Grasshopper Sparrow 05/22/11 - Felton Prairie - Near Felton, MN - Lifer #524
Mourning Warbler 05/23/11 - Forest River area - Fargo, ND - Lifer #525
Least Flycatcher 05/23/11 - Forest River area - Fargo, ND - Lifer #526
White-rumped Sandpiper 05/23/11 - Flooded fields - West Fargo, ND - Lifer #527
Bay-breasted Warbler 05/25/11 - Forest River area - Fargo, ND - Lifer #528
Greater Prairie-Chicken 05/26/11 - Grand Forks, ND Area - Lifer #529
Sharp-tailed Grouse 05/26/11 - Grand Forks, ND Area - Lifer #530
Vesper Sparrow 05/26/11 - Grand Forks, ND Area - Lifer #531
Sedge Wren 05/26/11 - Grand Forks, ND Area - Lifer #532
Cape May Warbler 05/26/11 - Grand Forks, ND Area - Lifer #533
Gray Partridge 05/26/11 - Grand Forks, ND Area - Lifer #534
Pine Warbler 05/286/11 - Tamarac NWR, MN - Lifer #535
Barred Owl 05/28/11 - Night birding - Grand Forks, ND Area - Lifer #536
American Woodcock 05/28/11 - Night birding - Grand Forks, ND Area - Lifer #537
Yellow Rail 05/28/11 - Night birding - Grand Forks, ND Area - Lifer #538
Baird's Sparrow 06/01/11 - Little Missouri Nat'l Grasslands - Belfield, ND - Lifer #539
Lesser Sandplover 06/29/11 - Bolsa Chica - Huntington Beach, CA - Lifer #540
Yellow-footed Gull 06/29/11 - Salton Sea - Lack & Lindsey Road - Lifer #541
Little Stint 07/16/11 - Davis Wetlands - Davis, CA - Lifer #542
Common Ringed Plover 08/21/11 - Davis Wetlands - Davis, CA - Lifer #543
Virginia's Warbler 08/30/11 - Hualapai Mtn Park near Kingman, AZ - Lifer #544
Grace's Warbler 08/31/11 - Hualapai Mtn Park near Kingman, AZ - Lifer #545
American Three-toed Woodpecker 09/01/11 - Sandia Crest near Albuquerque, NM - Lifer #546
Wood Stork 09/06/11 - Causeway leading to Sullivan's Island, SC - Lifer #547
Broad-winged Hawk 09/09/11 - Hawk Watch Site - Pilot Mtn SP, NC - Lifer #548
Brown-headed Nuthatch 09/10/11 - Private residence - Winston-Salem, NC - Lifer #549
Eastern Towhee 09/10/11 - Private residence - Winston-Salem, NC - Lifer #550
Red-cockaded Woodpecker 09/11/11 - Joe R. Gordon Field Trials Area - nr Derby, NC - Lifer #551
Wilson's Plover 09/13/11 - Huguenot Memorial Park nr Jacksonville, FL - Lifer #552
Florida Scrub Jay 09/14/11 - Merritt Island NWR nr Titusvile, FL - Lifer #553
Limpkin 09/15/11 - Lettuce Lake Park - Tampa, FL - Lifer #554
American Oystercatcher 09/19/11 - Public Beach - Dauphin Island, AL - Lifer #555
Chihuahuan Raven 09/2/11 -I-10 25 m East of Willcox, AZ - Lifer #556
Zone-tailed Hawk 09/22/11 - Las Cienigas Preserve nr Sonoita, AZ - Lifer #557
Black-capped Gnatcatcher 09/22/11 - Montosa Canyon, AZ - Lifer #558
Pinyon Jay 09/24/11 - Hiway 120 East of S. Tufa - Mono Lake - Lifer #559
Sharp-tailed Sandpiper 10/05/11 - Schollenberger Park - Petaluma, CA - Lifer #560
Yellow-throated Warbler 10/05/11 - Ferry Park - San Francisco, CA - Lifer #561
Lapland Longspur 10/13/11 - Hayward Shoreline - Hayward, CA - Lifer #562
Yellow-green Vireo 10/17/11 - Neary Lagoon Park - Santa Cruz, CA - Lifer #563
Common Eider 11/28/11 - Citizens Dock Road - Crescent City, CA - Lifer #564
Falcated Duck 12/09/11 - Colusa NWR - Colusa, CA - Lifer #565