Mar 102017
 
Video - John Bunker Sands Wetland Center

John Bunker Sands Wetland Center is part of the East Fork Wetland Project, in the Trinity River basin near Seagoville. The late John Bunker Sands recognized the importance of wetlands to the total environment and began restoring and developing man-made wetlands in 1980. Bunker’s primary concern in the creation of the wetlands was the health

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Feb 172015
 
In Search of the White Rock Lake Bald Eagle

Last year, around mid-September, I began to pickup on chatter about Bald Eagle sightings at White Rock Lake in Dallas, Texas. White Rock Lake is only a few miles from the downtown Dallas, and is about as urban as any lake in the area. The lake itself is ringed by narrow strip of parkland, but

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May 252013
 
Least Sandpiper - John Bunker Sands

A Least Sandpiper photographed at John Bunker Sands Wetland Center in Seagoville, Texas. Observation Details County – Dallas City – Seagoville Date – Apr 13, 2013 Time of Day – Morning Temperature – Warm (70-89°F/21-32°C) Weather – Clear Habitat – Recreation-Park Type of Behavior – Feeding Gender – Uncertain Maturity – Adult Observer – Chris

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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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Sep 072012
 
Least Sandpiper - Wading

Least Sandpipers observed along the shore of Lake Lewisville. Observations Details County – Denton City – Unincorporated Date – Aug 12, 2012 Time of Day – Midmorning Temperature – Hot (greater than 89°F/32°C) Weather – Partly Cloudy Habitat – Recreation-Park Type of Behavior – Foraging Gender – Mixed Maturity – Mixed Observer – Chris Jackson

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Feb 112012
 
Least Sandpiper - Spillway

This Least Sandpiper was photographed on the White Rock Lake spillway in Dallas, Texas. The bird was hunting in the thin layer of mud that covers the spillway’s concrete base. Observation Details County – Dallas City – Dallas Date – Nov 4, 2007 Time of Day – Afternoon Temperature – Warm (70-89°F/21-32°C) Weather – Clear

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