STARTING JUNE 1ST THROUGH AUGUST 31ST OUR HOURS WILL BE 6:00 AM TIL NOON. LAST ENTRY AT 11:30 AM.
The entrance to the Henderson Bird Viewing Preserve is off Galleria Drive. Take the US95/I515 freeway to the Galleria exit 64B, go east and cross Boulder Highway. The Preserve entrance will be on the north side of the road, follow the driveway and signs to the parking lot and Visitors Center.
OUR HOURS FROM MARCH 1ST THRU MAY 31ST OUR HOURS WILL BE 6:00 AM TO 2 PM. LAST ENTRY IS 30 MINUTES BEFORE CLOSING.
We had seventy-nine (79) species observed this week.
The following birds were seen or heard by staff and visitors at the Henderson Bird Viewing Preserve east of Las Vegas:
Northern Shoveler (few left)
Lesser Scaup (2)
American Coot (4 babies on pond 9, 5/13)
Semipalmated Sandpiper (5/13, pond 2 found by Kyle Burt)
Caspian Tern (5/10 pond 4, Randy Michal
Olive-sided Flycatcher (5/10 at VC, Randy Michal)
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
Lucy's Warbler (heard)
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon's & Myrtle)
Western Meadowlark (1 on 5/7)
Best in birding,
Je Anne Branca