Fort Richardson & Lost Creek Reservoir


brochure Fort Richardson & Lost Creek Reservoir - Birds

Birds at Fort Richardson State Park and Historic Site (SP) and Lost Creek Reservoir State Trailway in Texas. Published by Texas Parks & Wildlife.

FORT RICHARDSON SP, SHS, & LOST CREEK RESERVOIR STATE TRAILWAY BIRD CHECKLIST This checklist is a list of common and specialty birds seen in the park. Staff and volunteers have used previous checklists as well as eBird data to compile these lists. This list should not be used as a comprehensive list of birds seen in this park. Please help us protect the natural avian communities by refraining from using playback tapes of bird songs. Thank you for your cooperation. Waterfowl ___ Canada Goose ___ Blue-winged Teal Cormorants and Anhingas ___ Double-crested Cormorant Herons, Ibis, and Allies ___ Gadwall ___ Great Blue Heron ___ American Wigeon ___ Great Egret ___ Mallard ___ Green Heron ___ Redhead ___ Ring-necked Duck ___ Lesser Scaup Grouse, Quail, and Allies ___ Northern Bobwhite Grebes ___ Pied-billed Grebe Pigeons and Doves ___ Rock Pigeon ___ Eurasian Collared-Dove ___ Inca Dove ___ White-winged Dove ___ Mourning Dove Cuckoos Vultures, Hawks, and Allies ___ Black Vulture ___ Turkey Vulture ___ Northern Harrier ___ Sharp-shinned Hawk ___ Cooper’s Hawk ___ Red-shouldered Hawk ___ Red-tailed Hawk Owls ___ Great Horned Owl Kingfishers ___ Belted Kingfisher Woodpeckers ___ Yellow-bellied Sapsucker ___ Greater Roadrunner ___ Golden-fronted Woodpecker ___ Yellow-billed Cuckoo ___ Red-bellied Woodpecker Nightjars ___ Common Nighthawk Swifts ___ Chimney Swift Hummingbirds ___ Black-chinned Hummingbird Rails, Gallinules, and Allies ___ American Coot Shorebirds ___ Killdeer ___ Downy Woodpecker ___ Ladder-backed Woodpecker ___ Northern Flicker Falcons and Caracaras ___ American Kestrel Tyrant Flycatchers: Pewees, Kingbirds, and Allies ___ Eastern Phoebe ___ Great Crested Flycatcher ___ Western Kingbird ___ Scissor-tailed Flycatcher Shrikes Waxwings ___ Loggerhead Shrike Vireos ___ Cedar Waxwing Old World Sparrows ___ White-eyed Vireo ___ Bell’s Vireo Jays, Magpies, Crows, and Ravens ___ Blue Jay ___ American Crow Martins and Swallows ___ Northern Rough-winged ___ House Sparrow Finches and Allies ___ House Finch ___ American Goldfinch New World Sparrows ___ Chipping Sparrow ___ Field Sparrow Swallow ___ Lark Sparrow ___ Purple Martin ___ Fox Sparrow ___ Barn Swallow ___ Dark-eyed Junco ___ Cliff Swallow Tits, Chickadees, and Titmice ___ Carolina Chickadee ___ White-crowned Sparrow ___ Harris’s Sparrow ___ White-throated Sparrow ___ Vesper Sparrow ___ Tufted Titmouse ___ Savannah Sparrow ___ Black-crested Titmouse ___ Song Sparrow Wrens ___ Lincoln’s Sparrow ___ House Wren ___ Spotted Towhee ___ Winter Wren ___ Eastern Towhee ___ Carolina Wren ___ Bewick’s Wren Gnatcatchers ___ Blue-gray Gnatcatcher Blackbirds ___ Western/Eastern Meadowlark ___ Red-winged Blackbird ___ Brown-headed Cowbird ___ Common Grackle Kinglets ___ Ruby-crowned Kinglet Wood-Warblers ___ Orange-crowned Warbler Thrushes ___ Eastern Bluebird ___ American Robin Catbirds, Mockingbirds, and Thrashers ___ Yellow Warbler ___ Yellow-rumped Warbler Cardinals, Grosbeaks, and Allies ___ Summer Tanager ___ Brown Thrasher ___ Northern Cardinal ___ Northern Mockingbird ___ Painted Bunting Starlings and Mynas ___ Dickcissel ___ European Starling © 2019 TPWD PWD CD P4506-0025R (5/19) Texas State Parks is a division of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. In accordance with Texas State Depository Law, this publication is available at the Texas State Publications Clearinghouse and/or Texas Depository Libraries. TPWD receives funds from the USFWS. TPWD prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, disability, age, and gender, pursuant to state and federal law. To request an accommodation or obtain information in an alternative format, please contact TPWD on a Text Telephone (TTY) at (512) 389-8915 or by Relay Texas at 7-1-1 or (800) 735-2989 or by email at If you believe you have been discriminated against by TPWD, please contact TPWD, 4200 Smith School Road, Austin, TX 78744, or the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Office for Diversity and Workforce Management, 5275 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, VA 22041.

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