NM Wild Birds

Monthly Observations for Yard and Bosque

*** Obsevations were recorded for the period of January 2007 through December 2012 ***
Observations are no longer recorded, but this old data should still show likely species in the area.

Click the Species Name in the list below to open a new window containing the
Cornell Lab of Ornithology, All About Birds, Bird Guide Page for that bird.

Backyard Sightings for September 2012

Total Number of Backyard Species identified in September is 13.
Scroll down for Bosque Sightings.

Species Seen
on
ave. # at
a time
Date 1st
Seen
American Robin   Once or Twice   1 2nd  
Black-capped Chickadee   A Few Days   2 3rd  
Black-chinned Hummingbird   Every Day   16 1st  
Eurasian Collared-Dove   Once or Twice   1 27th  
House Finch   Every Day   6 1st  
House Sparrow   Every Day   6 1st  
Lesser Goldfinch   Every Day   8 1st  
Mourning Dove   Most Days   2 1st  
White-breasted Nuthatch   Every Day   2 1st  
White-crowned Sparrow   Once or Twice   1 17th  
    Notes: imm.
White-throated Sparrow   Once or Twice   1 26th  
White-winged Dove   Once or Twice   1 28th  
Wilson's Warbler   Once or Twice   1 28th  

Bosque Sightings for September 2012

Total Number of Bosque Species identified in September is 17.

Note: Observations are from the Corrales Bosque Preserve and Rio Grande Valley State Park.

Species Seen
on
ave. # at
a time
Date 1st
Seen
American Crow   A Few Times   6 4th  
Belted Kingfisher   A Few Times   1 5th  
Bewick's Wren   Most Times   2 4th  
Black-chinned Hummingbird   Most Times   2 4th  
Canada Goose   Every Time   10 4th  
Eastern Bluebird   A Few Times   2 4th  
MacGillivray's Warbler   Once or Twice   1 17th  
Mallard   Most Times   4 4th  
Northern Flicker   Once or Twice   1 10th  
Say's Phoebe   Once or Twice   2 26th  
Summer Tanager   Most Times   4 4th  
Western Kingbird   A Few Times   6 4th  
Western Scrub-Jay   Once or Twice   1 28th  
White-breasted Nuthatch   Most Times   2 4th  
White-crowned Sparrow   A Few Times   6 24th  
Wilson's Warbler   A Few Times   1 10th  
Wood Duck   A Few Times   2 10th