SEPTEMBER 1ST THROUGH NOVEMBER 30TH OUR HOURS WILL BE 6:00 AM TO 2:00 PM. LAST ENTRY 1:30 PM.
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.
We had Eighty-five (85 ) species observed this week. GREAT WEEK OF BIRDING!!! Birds are on the move, can cooler weather be far behind?
The following birds were seen and heard by staff and visitors at the Henderson Bird Viewing Preserve east of Las Vegas:
Great Blue Heron
RED KNOT (found by Christina Nycek and photo, 8/29 pond 4)
Pectoral Sandpiper (8/30, pond 4, Randy photo)
STILT SANDPIPER (Found by Christina & photo, Randy also photo 8/27 - current)
Lesser Nighthawk (9/2)
Belted Kingfisher (2)
Olive-sided Flycatcher (9/2)
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
Marsh Wren (heard)
CONNECTICUT WARBLER (found by Je Anne, photo by Randy, 1st for the Preserve #281)
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon's)
Best in birding,
Je Anne Branca