Observed in mesquite tree along the banks of the Arroyo Colorado near Arroyo City, TX, USA.
This duck has become common in South Texas over perhaps the past three decades.
At Laguna Atascosa NWR visitor center feeding station.
Several small flocks of foraging birds observed near Laguna Atascosa NWR visitor center parking lot.
Green jays at visitor center feeder, Laguna Atascosa NWR, Texas, USA.
Flock of Rio Grande turkeys foraging in Arroyo City.
Found on the Mesquite Trail; 16-17 rattles on tail.
Unsure between C. coelestinum and C. betonicfolium
Long-tailed Weasel at Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge. A pack of 7 individuals was observed running together.
Caught by a long-tailed weasel: http://www.inaturalist.org/observations/1185997
There was a family hanging about the visitor center. With the bird feeders, I'm sure there was plenty of prey, like the rat in the photo. Two adults and two young were observed.