Nine other birders joined Chuck Baskin for the first in series of "Friday Feather" walks at Arlington's Kelley Park. We had 15 species before leaving the parking area. The highlight of the walk was a White-Breasted Nuthatch that put on quite a show close to the trail.
Below is a list of all the species identified.


Kelley Park, Arlington, Tarrant, Texas, US
Oct 20, 2017 8:30 AM - 10:35 AM
Protocol: Traveling
1.1 mile(s)
Comments: First "Friday Feathers" Ft Worth Audubon bird walk 65F, calm and cloudy
25 species (+1 other taxa)

duck sp. 1 flyover at a distance
Black Vulture 3
Sharp-shinned Hawk 1
Cooper's Hawk 1
Red-shouldered Hawk 1 hunting from the pecan trees in the southern half of the park
White-winged Dove 12
Mourning Dove 8
Red-bellied Woodpecker 8
Downy Woodpecker 6
Northern Flicker 1 yellow-shafted
Eastern Phoebe 5
Blue Jay 10
American Crow 6
Carolina Chickadee 7
Tufted Titmouse 4
White-breasted Nuthatch 1 Actively feeding on several trees next to the walking path. The group watched it for an extended period along with a mixed flock of other birds in the same trees.
Carolina Wren 4
Bewick's Wren 1
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 4
Eastern Bluebird 12
American Robin 25
Northern Mockingbird 7
European Starling 9
Northern Cardinal 4
Great-tailed Grackle 80
House Finch 5

View this checklist online at http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S40028947

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