2012 CBC

This is the 59th Dallas Christmas Bird Count.

Final DCAS Christmas Bird Count for 2012 including a breakdown by zone.

You can download the count as an Excel file in the download section below.

This list is currently at 116 species for Count Day and 117 for Count Week. Ladder-backed Woodpecker was added to Count Week (12-16-12, image below). White-Rock Lake had six gull sp. reported: Ring-billed Gull, Lesser Black-backed Gull, Herring Gull, Franklin's Gull, Bonaparte's Gull, and Little Gull. Weather was abnormally mild and clear. Highs in 70's. White Ibis (54!) and Chestnut-sided Warbler (details) will be added as new species to the Dallas Count.

The California Gull previously listed as a full species is now considered unidentifiable.

Images from the 2012 Dallas Christmas Bird Count.

WHIB- Photo by Carrie Robinson - Zone 1 (new species)

GBHE - Photo by Alison Victoria

RBNU - Photo by Alison Victoria

AMWI - Photo by Alison Victoria

LBWO - Photo by Margaret Kerans

RUHU - Photo by Ruth Games

Unidentified Gull - Photo by Peter Assman, 12-15-12