Oct 192012
 
Lesser Yellowlegs - VCDB

A Lesser Yellowlegs feeding in one of the water holding tanks at the Village Creek Drying Beds in Arlington, Texas. Observation Details County – Tarrant City – Arlington Date – Oct 7, 2012 Time of Day – Noon Temperature – Cool (50-69°F/10-21°C) Weather – Overcast Habitat – Recreation-Park Type of Behavior – Feeding Gender –

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Oct 192012
 
Least Sandpiper - VCDB

Least Sandpipers feeding in the shallow water of the Village Creek Drying Beds in Arlington, Texas. Observation Details County – Tarrant City – Arlington Date – Oct 7, 2012 Time of Day – Noon Temperature – Cool (50-69°F/10-21°C) Weather – Overcast Habitat – Recreation-Park Type of Behavior – Feeding Gender – Uncertain Maturity – Adult

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Oct 192012
 
Northern Flicker - VCDB

A Norther Flicker (Yellow-shafted) photographed at the Village Creek Drying Beds in Arlington, Texas. Observation Details County – Tarrant City – Arlington Date – Oct 7, 2012 Time of Day – Noon Temperature – Cool (50-69°F/10-21°C) Weather – Overcast Habitat – Recreation-Park Type of Behavior – Roaming Gender – Male Maturity – Adult Observer –

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Oct 192012
 
Red-shouldered Hawk - VCDB

Red-shouldered Hawks were abundant and noisy at the Village Creek Drying Beds on this day. I had the opportunity to photograph several of them in many different locations. The hawks were particularly active on this morning. Their calls were heard frequently, and some pairs were observed chasing each other around the VCDB grounds. Observation Details

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Oct 192012
 
Great Blue Heron - VCDB

A Great Blue Heron observed flying over the Village Creek Drying Beds in Arlington, Texas. Observation Details County – Tarrant City – Arlington Date – Oct 7, 2012 Time of Day – Noon Temperature – Cool (50-69°F/10-21°C) Weather – Overcast Habitat – Recreation-Park Type of Behavior – Flying Gender – Uncertain Maturity – Adult Observer

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