Sep 122012
 
American White Pelican - White Rock Lake

Did you know there were pelicans in the Dallas/Fort Worth area? Well, there are. I have always thought of them more as sea birds, but they are here. These American White Pelicans were observed at White Rock Lake. Wikipedia has this to say about American White Pelicans: American White Pelicans nest in colonies of several

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Sep 122012
 
Great-tailed Grackle - White Rock Lake

These Great-tailed Grackles were observed at Sunset Bay on White Rock Lake. The grackles were feeding on water-soaked bread at the lake’s edge. The bread was leftovers from a duck feeding earlier in the day. Observation Details County – Dallas City – Dallas Date – Sep 8, 2012 Time of Day – Afternoon Temperature –

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Sep 122012
 
Mallard - White Rock Lake

Mallards flying in to White Rock Lake at the end of the day. Observation Details County – Dallas City – Dallas Date – Sep 8, 2012 Time of Day – Afternoon Temperature – Warm (70-89°F/21-32°C) Weather – Clear Habitat – Recreation-Park Type of Behavior – Flying Gender – Mixed Maturity – Adult Observer – Chris

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Sep 122012
 
Mourning Dove - White Rock Lake

These Mourning Doves were part of a much larger congregation of doves (both Mourning and White-winged Doves) photographed at White Rock Lake. Observation Details County – Dallas City – Dallas Date – Sep 8, 2012 Time of Day – Afternoon Temperature – Warm (70-89°F/21-32°C) Weather – Clear Habitat – Recreation-Park Type of Behavior – Congregating

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