Birds at Hagerman NWR
Christmas Bird Count Results - Hagerman Circle

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New! Combined Weekly Census AND Highlights for 2018

Click here to view the 2018 Weekly Bird Census, week by week, most recent results first.

Bird Census Highlights for 2017

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.

January - March, 2017, Weekly Highlights        April - June, 2017 Highlights  

July - September, 2017, Highlights            October - December, 2017 Highlights

 

2017 Weekly Bird Census Detail

 January, 2017         February, 2017        March, 2017        April, 2017       

 May, 2017          June, 2017        July, 2017         August, 2017           

September, 2017          October, 2017          November, 2017          December, 2017

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.

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.

Want to Learn to Bird?

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

An Introduction to Birdwatching

Texas Birds

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.

Early Bird Guided Walk
Saturday, May 12, 2018, 8:00am – 9:30am
Master Naturalist Jack Chiles will lead the Early Bird walk for May, weather permitting. Meet at the Visitor Center. Bring binoculars or borrow ours. Return in time for the Second Saturday program.
Early Bird Guided Walk
Saturday, June 9, 2018, 8:00am – 9:30am
Dr. Wayne Meyer will lead the Early Bird walk for June, weather permitting. this month we will be doing some thing different! Birding by ear! Bring a lightweight folding chair as we will stop, sit and listen at various points along the trail. Meet at the Visitor Center. Bring binoculars or borrow ours. Return in time for the Second Saturday program.
Early Bird Guided Walk
Saturday, September 8, 2018, 8:00am – 9:30am
Master Naturalist Jack Chiles will lead the Early Bird walk for September, weather permitting. Meet at the Visitor Center. Bring binoculars or borrow ours. Return in time for the Second Saturday program.
Early Bird Guided Walk
Saturday, October 13, 2018, 8:00am – 9:30am
Dr. Wayne Meyer will lead the October Early Bird walk, weather permitting. Meet at the Visitor Center. Bring binoculars or borrow ours. Return in time for the Second Saturday program.
Early Bird Guided Walk
Saturday, November 10, 2018, 8:00am – 9:30am
Join us for the last guided Early Bird Walk of the year, weather permitting. Meet at the Visitor Center. Bring binoculars or borrow ours. Return in time for Second Saturday.
Friends of Hagerman
6465 Refuge Road
Sherman, TX 75092
(903) 786-2826