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.
STARTING JUNE 1ST THRU AUGUST 31ST OUR HOUSE WILL BE 6:00 AM TO NOON. LAST
ENTRY IS 30 MINUTES BEFORE CLOSING.
We had eighty-eight (88) 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:
Cinnamon/Blue-winged Teal Hybird
Ring-necked Duck (1)
Bufflehead (1 female)
Ruddy Duck (babies)
Gambel's Quail (babies)
Horned Grebe (alternate plumage)
Least Bittern (heard)
Great Blue Heron
Northern Harrier (female attacking Turkey Vulture)
American Coot (babies)
Least Tern (photos taken by Randy, 5/26)
Gray Flycatcher (5/26)
Willow Flycatcher (5/26 found by Lupe)
Cassin's Vireo (5/27 vc found by Lupe & Je Anne)
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon's)
Black-headed Grosbeak (vc 5/22)
Blue Grosbeak (5/21 old pond 10)
Indigo Bunting (vc, 5/25)
Best in birding,
Je Anne Branca