Birds at Hagerman NWR
Bird Census Highlights

Each week birders record a bird census at Hagerman NWR, and Master Naturalist Jack Chiles compiles a summary of the survey highlights for the website.  In addition, you can find the weekly update on the Friends Facebook page.    

Below - Lift-off, by Lee Hatfield

2014 Weekly Bird Census Detail

 January, 2014         February, 2014         March, 2014         April, 2014

May, 2014                 June, 2014           July, 2014               August, 2014

September, 2014         October, 2014     November, 2014

2013 Weekly Bird Census Detail

Click for weekly bird census details, by month:

 January 2013            February 2013            March, 2013          April 2013     

May 2013                June 2013               July 2013             August 2013

September 2013             October 2013             November 2013            December 2013

2012 Weekly Bird Census Detail

Click for weekly bird census details, for:

 January, 2012   February, 2012    March 2012

 April, 2012        May, 2012          June, 2012

 July, 2012         August, 2012       September, 2012

October, 2012        November, 2012         December, 2012

Bird Check List

Hagerman NWR has recorded 300 species of birds seen at the Refuge since it was established in 1946.  Click Bird Check List to view the list.

Birding Grayson County

Birding Grayson County is a description of birds found at Hagerman NWR and throughout various parts of Grayson County, written by Thomas Riecke and edited by Betsy Baker.

Want to Learn to Bird?

Here are two publications from Texas Parks & Wildlife to help you get started:

An Introduction to Birdwatching

Texas Birds


Bird ID ??

Have an identification question for a bird seen at Hagerman NWR or in your N. Texas backyard?  Maybe our panel of expert birders can help.  Send your name and question via our "Contact" and you will receive instructions for emailing us a photo of the bird in question.

Friends of Hagerman
6465 Refuge Road
Sherman, TX 75092
(903) 786-2826