Our first visit to Edinburg Wetland this Winter. Plenty of White Pelican, Cormorants, Great Heron and Snow Egrets to see. We also saw a Inca Dove and a Wood Stork. Well worth the $3 to walk these well maintained nature trails.
We went to Estero Llano Grande State Park for a Guided Birdwalk and were not disapointed. The group was small ( 5 people total ) and we saw and heard alot of different birds. It really helps having more eyes scanning the trees and bushes for movement.
The Exhibit Center at Bentsen State Park is not well marked and most people I think do not know it is even there. It’s a small building geared towards children I think , which is a great way to introduce them to nature and birding. Bentsen State Park is located at 2800 S Bentsen […]
When we went out to dinner one night we saw these green parakeets swarm in the parking lot of a shopping area. We went back the next day to take some Pictures. There must have been thousands of them in the trees fountains, roofs of the surrounding building. What an amazing sight to see.
I am really glad we went to the National Butterfly Center last weekend because we had a lot more Butterflies than today. Well it also did not cost to anything to enter as it was also “Community Day” We did not spend much time as there were not as many Butterflies and not many birds […]
Found this bench being used as a “mud scraper” by group of birder from Rio Grande Birding Festival came through. YES, the mud here gets annoying but why are people not using common sense when they try to clean their shoes.. someone might wants to sit there, put their camera or arm there
One of our favorite State Parks here. Not too much to walk unless you want to and plenty of wildlife to see within a short distance. The Park is located at 3301 S International Blvd FM 1015, Weslaco, TX 78596 Some of the birds we saw were Spoonbills, Snowy Egrets, Great Egrets,Couch’s Kingbirds and some […]