Saturday, November 1, 2008

Audubonistas de Laguna Chapala
November 01, 2008

Next Event:

November 9, 2008
San Nicholas with Vince Gravel
Meet for rideshare/carpool/caravan at Chapala Cristiania Park at 8 am.

October 28,2008 sightings at Cristiania Park
click for more of Vince Gravel's Birds of Mexico
Seen in the park:

American White Pelican
Neotropic Comorant
Great Blue Heron
Great Egret
Snowy Egret
Cattle Egret
Black-Crowned Night Heron
American Coot
Ring-Billed Gull
Inca Dove
Golden-Fronted Woodpecker
Vermillion Flycatcher
Great Kiskadee
Gray Flycatcher
Northern Rough-Winged Swallow
Barn Swallow
Blue-Gray Gnatcatcher
Great-Tailed Grackle
Lark Sparrow
House Sparrow
Merlin (first time seen at this location)

Seen in the wetland north of Old Train Station:

Wilson's Snipe
Red-Winged Blackbird
White-Faced Ibis
Mexican Duck
Blue-Winged Teal

Plus bright greenish-yellow bird with an all-yellow head near the entrance of Christiania Park. Might have been a female Orchard Oriole or a female Flame-Colored Tanager. Guess we'll have to go back and get a better look.

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Happy Bird Day.


Allen y Judy (Turner y Boyd)
Audubonistas de Laguna Chapala

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