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Bird List

Altamira Oriole
Aplomado Falcon
Audubonís Oriole
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck
Black-crested Titmouse
Blue Bunting
Botteriís Sparrow
Bronzed Cowbird
Brown Jay
Brown-crested Flycatcher
Buff-bellied Hummingbird
Clay-colored Thrush
Common Pauraque
Couchís Kingbird
Crested Caracara

Elf Owl
Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl
Golden-fronted Woodpecker
Gray Hawk
Great Kiskadee
Green Jay
Green Kingfisher
Green Parakeet
Groove-billed Ani
Harris Hawk
Hook-billed Kite
Least Grebe
Long-billed Thrasher
Masked Duck
Mottled Duck

Neotropic Cormorant
Northern Beardless Tyrannulet
Northern Jacana
Olive Sparrow
Plain Chachalaca
Red-billed Pigeon
Red-crowned Parrot
Reddish Egret
Ringed Kingfisher
Roadside Hawk
Tamaulipas Crow
Tropical Kingbird
Tropical Parula
White-collared Seedeater
White-tailed Hawk
White-tailed Kite
White-tipped Dove

US Specialty with a wider range seen in South Texas & Lower Rio Grande Valley

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Cactus Wren
Cave Swallow
Chihuahuan Raven
Common Ground-dove
Curve-billed THrasher
Fulvous Whistling-duck
Inca Dove
Lesser Goldfinch
Mountain Plover
Purple Gallinule†
Roseate Spoonbill
Scaled Quail
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher
Sprague’s Pippit
Vermillion Flycatcher
White-faced ibis
Zone-tailed Hawk

US Rarities seen more than once in South Texas & Lower Rio Grande Valley

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American Flamingo
Amazon Kingfisher
Black-vented Oriole
Blue Mockingbird
Blue-throated Hummingbird
Brown Booby
Common Black-Hawk
Fork-tailed Flycatcher
Green-breasted Mango Hummingbird
Magnificent Frigatebird
Mexican Violetear Hummingbird
Rufous-backed Robin
White-throated Thrush

Other Popular Birds seen in South Texas & Lower Rio Grande Valley

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American White Pelican
Barn Owl
Black Skimmer
Brown Pelican
Burrowing Owl
Cinnamon Teal
Eastern Meadowlark
Eastern Screech-Owl
Green Heron
Great Horned Owl
Greater Roadrunner
Indigo Bunting†
Ladder-backed Woodpecker
Lark Sparrow
Little Blue Heron
Loggerhead Shrike
Long-billed Curlew
Nelson’s Sparrow (SE TX)
Northern Mockingbird
Painted Bunting†
Pileated Woodpecker (SE TX)
Red-cockaded Woodpecker (SE TX)
Red-headed Woodpecker
Rio Grande Wild Turkey
Sandhill Crane
Seaside Sparrow†
Snowy Plover
Tanagers in spring migration
Thayer’s Gull
Yellow-headed Parrot
Western Meadowlark
White-winged Dove
Wilson’s Phalarope
Warblers in spring migration
Wood Stork

Specialty Birds of the Big Bend Region



Colima Warbler
Lucifer Hummingbird
Band-tailed Pigeon
Varied Bunting
Flammulated Owl
Elf Owl
Mexican Jay
Black-chinned Sparrow
Green Kingfisher
Crissal Thrasher

Overall, 450 species are found within the boundaries of Big Bend National Park, more than any other national park and more than all but a few states.