Mad Island Marsh Christmas Bird Count
Page 5

17 December 2001

CBC - Main
Legend:
Pen - Peninsula
Mat - Matagorda
STP - Reliant Energy South Texas Project
W. Roads - Western Roads
TNC - The Nature Conservancy - Mad Island Marsh Preserve
WMA - Texas Parks and Wildlife Dept. Mad Island Wildlife Management Area
NEW - New species for CBC
! - might be highest count in the nation this year
Bold Face - highest tally by section
 Species
Pen
Mat
Sel
Equi
River
STP
W. Roads
Smith Marsh
TNC
WMA
Bay
Rover
TOTAL
 
Buff-bellied Hummingbird
 
1
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1
 
Ruby-throated Hummingbird
 
2
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2
 
Black-chinned Hummingbird
 
7
3
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
10
highest
ANNA'S HUMMINGBIRD
 
1
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1
3rd year
COSTA'S HUMMINGBIRD
 
1
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1
NEW
Rufous Hummingbird
 
5
 
 
 
1
 
 
 
 
 
 
6
highest
...Hummingbird sp.
 
8
 
1
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1
10
 
Belted Kingfisher
7
14
4
2
 
7
4
1
19
8
10
6
82
 
Red-bellied Woodpecker
2
28
39
35
18
21
 
 
 
3
 
13
159
high
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
 
5
13
3
1
8
 
 
 
1
 
3
34
 
Ladder-backed Woodpecker
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2
2
lowest
Downy Woodpecker
 
9
10
10
 
6
 
 
 
2
 
1
38
 
HAIRY WOODPECKER
 
 
 
3
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3
3rd year
N. (Yel.-sh.) Flicker
 
 
9
3
1
5
 
 
 
 
1
 
19
low
Pileated Woodpecker
 
1
14
13
4
11
 
 
 
 
 
2
45
 
EASTERN WOOD PEEWEE
 
 
 
1
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1
highest
...flycatcher sp.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1
1
 
LEAST FLYCATCHER
 
2
 
1
 
 
 
3
 
 
 
 
6
4th year
...Empidonax, sp.
 
 
 
 
 
2
 
 
 
 
 
1
3
 
Eastern Phoebe
8
226
173
100
158
120
23
12
54
61
9
86
1030
high!
SAY'S PHOEBE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2
 
 
 
2
3rd year
Vermillion Flycatcher
 
4
1
 
1
1
 
2
 
2
 
4
15
highest
Ash-throated Flycatcher
1
8
 
 
1
 
1
 
 
 
 
2
13
highest!
BROWN-CRESTED FLYCATCHER
 
1
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1
3rd year
Couch's Kingbird
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
0
missed
EASTERN KINGBIRD
 
 
 
 
 
 
1
 
 
 
 
 
1
NEW
SCISSOR-TAILED FLYCATCHER
 
 
 
 
2
 
 
1
 
 
1
1
5
3rd year
Loggerhead Shrike
12
79
8
18
7
4
15
1
20
19
16
53
252
!

White-eyed Vireo

 
5
11
6
1
5
 
 
1
 
 
 
29
highest
Blue-headed Vireo
 
6
20
8
6
3
 
 
 
1
 
 
44
highest
Blue Jay
 
1
4
5
1
4
 
 
2
 
 
 
17
low
American Crow
 
45
86
210
61
82
 
 
32
16
 
56
588
 
RAVEN, SP.
 
 
 
1
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1
2nd year
Horned Lark
37
 
 
 
 
 
 
5
 
 
 
3
45
high
 
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