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2008 Results: Weslaco, Texas

This town report includes all data submitted to the town and to all postal codes associated with the town.

Other years: 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck 590       6      
Gadwall 23       6      
Mottled Duck 6       4      
Blue-winged Teal 127       21      
Cinnamon Teal 41       24      
Northern Shoveler 362       25      
Green-winged Teal 62       19      
Lesser Scaup 26       2      
Ruddy Duck 4       2      
Plain Chachalaca 176       24      
Northern Bobwhite 20       2      
Least Grebe 87       21      
Pied-billed Grebe 110       22      
Neotropic Cormorant 37       9      
Double-crested Cormorant 47       21      
Anhinga 104       22      
American White Pelican 550       25      
Great Blue Heron 52       11      
Great Egret 71       22      
Snowy Egret 49       17      
Little Blue Heron 28       25      
Tricolored Heron 29       19      
Reddish Egret 1       1      
Cattle Egret 38       2      
Green Heron 24       16      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 27       17      
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron 10       8      
White Ibis 134       25      
White-faced Ibis 1       1      
Roseate Spoonbill 17       5      
Black Vulture 2       1      
Turkey Vulture 117       21      
Osprey 3       2      
White-tailed Kite 25       14      
Northern Harrier 9       6      
Sharp-shinned Hawk 5       5      
Cooper's Hawk 13       11      
Harris's Hawk 6       2      
Red-shouldered Hawk 1       1      
Red-tailed Hawk 5       3      
American Kestrel 7       6      
Merlin 1       1      
Peregrine Falcon 1       1      
Sora 6       6      
American Coot 407       24      
Killdeer 9       6      
Black-necked Stilt 71       5      
American Avocet 134       8      
Spotted Sandpiper 33       18      
Solitary Sandpiper 7       2      
Greater Yellowlegs 1       1      
Long-billed Curlew 13       3      
Least Sandpiper 18       6      
Stilt Sandpiper 15       2      
Long-billed Dowitcher 70       5      
Wilson's Snipe 1       1      
Laughing Gull 13       1      
Forster's Tern 2       2      
Rock Pigeon 76       10      
Eurasian Collared-Dove 13       5      
White-winged Dove 77       7      
Mourning Dove 190       19      
Inca Dove 214       25      
Common Ground-Dove 99       19      
White-tipped Dove 56       13      
Red-crowned Parrot 66       2      
Groove-billed Ani 5       2      
Eastern Screech-Owl 15       15      
Common Nighthawk 1       1      
Common Pauraque 11       6      
Buff-bellied Hummingbird 21       9      
Ringed Kingfisher 2       2      
Belted Kingfisher 17       14      
Green Kingfisher 36       19      
Golden-fronted Woodpecker 112       28      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 5       5      
Eastern Phoebe 16       10      
Vermilion Flycatcher 36       21      
Great Kiskadee 177       26      
Tropical Kingbird 7       6      
Couch's Kingbird 9       7      
Loggerhead Shrike 3       3      
White-eyed Vireo 32       15      
Blue-headed Vireo 1       1      
Green Jay 35       11      
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 1       1      
Purple Martin 14       5      
Tree Swallow 415       17      
Barn Swallow 1       1      
Cave Swallow 29       4      
Black-crested Titmouse 41       15      
Verdin 2       1      
Carolina Wren 11       10      
Bewick's Wren 3       3      
House Wren 1       1      
Winter Wren 1       1      
Marsh Wren 1       1      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 26       13      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 8       7      
Gray Catbird 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 78       20      
Long-billed Thrasher 32       19      
Curve-billed Thrasher 13       8      
European Starling 43       8      
American Pipit 83       8      
Ovenbird 4       2      
Black-and-white Warbler 2       2      
Orange-crowned Warbler 63       25      
Nashville Warbler 2       2      
Common Yellowthroat 19       12      
Pine Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 45       16      
Black-throated Green Warbler 2       2      
Wilson's Warbler 2       2      
Olive Sparrow 10       8      
Chipping Sparrow 3       1      
Clay-colored Sparrow 13       2      
Savannah Sparrow 65       13      
Song Sparrow 1       1      
Lincoln's Sparrow 30       14      
Swamp Sparrow 2       2      
Northern Cardinal 77       23      
Pyrrhuloxia 24       7      
Red-winged Blackbird 819       27      
Eastern Meadowlark 38       8      
Western Meadowlark 1       1      
Great-tailed Grackle 491       23      
Bronzed Cowbird 3       1      
Brown-headed Cowbird 1       1      
Altamira Oriole 5       3      
Lesser Goldfinch 17       7      
House Sparrow 426       23      
Total 8,151             

A total of 133 species were reported.

See a summary for Texas.

This report was updated 15-Jan-2013 09:05 ET.