Birding Texas

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Globe Pequot, 1998 - Nature - 525 pages
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Where-to site guide to 200 of the best birding areas in Texas including detailed descriptions.
  

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Contents

PLANNlNG A TEXAS BlRDlNG TRlP
10
Panhandle and Western Plains Region
17
Central Plains Region
19
Other highprofile Texas birds
54
Regional map
98
National Grassland
99
Lake Meredith National Recreation Area
102
Corpus Christi including Hans A Suter Wildlife Area Ocean Drive
103
Daingerfield State Park
247
Lake O The Pines
249
Caddo Lake and Caddo Lake State Park and Wildlife Management Area
252
Tyler State Park
255
Davy Crockett National Forest
257
Angelina National Forest and Sam Rayburn Reservoir
260
Sabine National Forest and Toledo Bend Reservoir
263
Sam Houston National Forest and Huntsville State Park
266

Lake Marvin and Gene Howe Wildlife Management Area
106
Buffalo Lake National Wildlife Refuge and Canyon Prairie Dog Colony
109
Palo Duro Canyon State Park
112
Caprock Canyons State Park
114
Muleshoe National Wildlife Refuge
117
Copper Breaks State Park and Pease River
120
Lubbock including Buffalo Springs Lake Lake Ransom Twin Ponds Boles Lake and Mackenzie Park
122
Red Bluff Lake
126
Monahans Sandhills State Park
128
Big Spring including Big Spring State Park Comanche Trail Park Perimeter Road and Sandhill Crane Sanctuary
131
Lake Colorado City State Park
134
Abilene including Abilene State Park Lake Abilene Kirby Lake Seabee Park and Abilene Waste Water Treatment Plant
136
San Angelo State Park and O C Fisher Reservoir
140
Edwards Plateau Region Regional map
143
Garner State Park
144
Lost Maples State Park
147
South Llano River State Park and Walter Buck Wildlife Management Area
149
KerrvilleSchreiner State Park
152
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
155
Longhorn Caverns and Inks Lake State Parks and Inks Dam National Fish Hatchery
157
Pedernales Falls State Park
161
Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge
164
Austin including State Capitol Grounds Eastwoods Emma Long and Zilker Metropolitan Parks Barton Creek Greenbelt Krieg Field Town Lake and L...
167
Guadalupe River State Park
173
Friedrich Wilderness Park
176
Northern Plains Region Regional map
179
Lake Arrowhead and Lake Arrowhead State Park
180
Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge
183
Possum Kingdom State Park and Possum Kingdom Dam
185
Lake Mineral Wells State Park
188
Fort Worth Nature Center and Lake Worth
191
Benbrook Lake
194
Village Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant and River Legacy Park
197
Lewisville Lake Park and Fish Hatchery Road
200
Plano Outdoor Learning Center
204
White Rock Lake Park
205
Cedar Hill State Park and Dallas Nature Center
207
Southside Water Treatment Plant
210
Cooper Lake and Cooper Lake State Park
212
Lake Tawakoni
215
Lake Brownwood State Park
218
Dinosaur Valley State Park
220
Cleburne State Park
222
Meridian State Park
225
Whitney Lake and Lake Whitney State Park
228
Waco including Cameron Park Waco Lake Waco Water Treatment Plant and Tradinghouse Creek Reservoir
231
Mother Neff State Park
236
Fort Parker State Park
238
Fairfield Lake State Park
241
Pineywoods Region Regional map
243
Atlanta State Park and Wright Patman Lake
244
Lake Livingston State Park
270
Martin Dies Jr State Park and B A Steinhagen Lake
272
W G Jones State Forest
275
Big Thicket including Big Thicket National Preserve Village Creek State Park Roy E Larsen Sandyland Sanctuary and Tyrrell Park
278
Regional map
283
Austin East including Hornsby Bend and Walnut Creek Wastewater Treatment Plants and McKinney Falls State Park
284
Bastrop Buescher and Lake Bastrop State Parks
287
Alcoa Lake and Granger Lake
290
Lake Somerville State Park
293
Palmetto State Park
296
Fayette Lake
298
Attwater Prairie Chicken National Wildlife Refuge
301
Houston West including Bear Creek Park and Addicks Reservoir Spring Creek Park Katy Prairie and Warren Lake
304
Lake Texana and Lake Texana State Park
307
Upper Coast Region Regional map
310
National Wildlife Refuges
311
Anahuac National Wildlife Refuge
315
High Island and Bolivar Peninsula including Boy Scout Woods Smith Oaks Sanctuary Rollover Pass Bobs Road Bolivar Flats Shorebird Sanctuary Fo...
318
Galveston Island and Galveston Island State Park
323
Armand Bayou
327
Houston East including Jesse H Jones Park Alexander Deussen Park Sheldon Lake and San Jacinto State Parks and Baytown Nature Center
330
Brazos Bend State Park
335
Brazoria National Wildlife Refuge
338
San Bernard National Wildlife Refuge
340
Colorado River Delta
343
Palacios
347
Port Lavaca and Indianola
350
Matagorda Island State Park
352
Port OConnor and Seadrift
355
Coastal Bend Region Regional map
358
Aransas National Wildlife Refuge
359
Goose Island State Park
363
RockportFulton
367
Port Aransas
370
Mustang Island State Park and Packery Channel County Park
374
Padre Island National Seashore
376
West Corpus Christi and Hazel Bazemore County Park
383
Brush Country Region
391
Chaparral Wildlife Management Area
399
Lake Corpus Christi State Park
407
Rio Grande Valley Region
413
Brownsville including Sabal Palm Grove Audubon Center
421
BentsenRio Grande Valley State Park and Anzalduas County Park
428
San Ygnacio
436
THE GREAT TEXAS COASTAL BlRDlNG TRAlL
444
Selected References
494
Contacts
502
Index
511
About the authors
525
Copyright

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Texas
Mary Jo Powell
Limited preview - 2005

About the author (1998)

Thirty-two year veteran of the National Park Service and the author of twenty-one books. These include books books on birds, bird watching and butterflies.

Elwonger, a professional engineer, has been observing birds in Texas since 1970.