STARTING DECEMBER 1ST THROUGH FEBRUARY 28TH, 2014 OUR HOURS WILL BE 7:00 AM TO 2:00 PM, LAST ENTRY IS 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- eight (68) species observed from January 27 - February 2, 2014. The following birds were seen by staff and visitors at the Henderson Bird Viewing Preserve east of Las Vegas:
Canvasback (2/2 pond 8 pair)
Great Blue Heron
Long-billed Dowitcher (1/31 on pond 4)
Costa's Hummingbird (first egg hatched 1/27)
Northern Flicker (Red-shafted)
Horned Lark (2/1)
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon's)
Best in birding,
Je Anne Blackman