Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Summer Quiz

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I haven't included a bird ID quiz for a while, so here goes with a new one.

All of the twelve the birds shown below are reasonably common in southeast Texas during the spring and summer.

See how many you can identify.

(The answers are given f
urther down the page.)


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The Answers

1.






Red-bellied Woodpecker




2.






Belted Kingfisher




3.






Black-bellied Whistling Duck




4.






Red-headed Woodpecker




5.






Great Blue Heron




6.





Loggerhead Shrike




7.










Red-tailed Hawk




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Common Moorhen




9.






Tricolored Heron




10.






Long-billed Curlew




11.







Tufted Titmouse



12.







Cattle Egret



Scores
11-12 Very Good
9-10 Good
7-8 Okay
1-6 You'd better work on those ID skills!


So, how did you do?

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2 comments:

Birdwoman said...

Got 'em all this time! Better than I usually do on your quizzes. The pictures are beautiful, by the way.

Jeff said...

Thanks, Birdwoman - and congratulations!