View of Centennial Mountains at Red Rock Lake NWR

View of Centennial Mountains at Red Rock Lake NWR
View of Centennial Mountains at Red Rock Lake NWR

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Birders' 'Happy Hour at Lafitte Cove, Galveston, TX

Natalie and I decided to go spend happy hour at Lafitte's Cove, a housing development with a natural park in the middle of it, and a Texas birding hotspot. We probably spent about two hours here relaxing and living in the moment.


First View


Bathing Sora

Scarlet Tanager

Painted Bunting


Indigo Bunting

Baltimore Oriole

Female painted bunting (L) and female Baltimore oriole

Black and White Warbler

First year male summer tanager getting his adult plumage

Male rose-breasted grosbeak

Female rose-breasted grosbeak

Little green heron

End of a Forty-seven species happy hour - actually 2 hours