March 1, 2013 THOUGH May 31, 2013 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 Sixty-six (66) species observed this week.
The following birds were seen and heard by staff and visitors at the Henderson Bird Viewing Preserve east of Las Vegas:
Northern Pintail (4-4, pond 9, male)
Least Bittern (heard)
Great Blue Heron
Virginia Rail (heard)
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
Common Yellowthroat (heard)
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon)
Best in birding,
Je Anne Branca