Tag Archives: Birds in Rosenberg

End of 2019: Let’s count 1-10 on a Seabourne Nature Park Bird Walk!

Seabourne Creek Nature Park is a volunteer project of the members of the Coastal Prairie Chapter of the Texas Master Naturalists. Their members, aided by  many additional contributing groups of volunteers, developed ponds, trails, gardens, a nursery, and have led or held many bird walks, park walks, education events, and an annual nature fest in this vital natural space for all in Rosenberg, Texas.  Monthly bird walks, fall through spring, give members and anyone interested an opportunity to see, hear, and learn about the birds who live and… Read More →

November 6 Bird Walk at Seabourne – First Sighting of a Least Grebe!

On an overcast morning in the 60’s,  Nov. 6, 2019, a group of 25 birders took a walk around Seabourne Creek Nature Park in Rosenberg, TX. The last of the group made the first sighting of a Least Grebe, as it swam near a larger American Coot. Species sighted totaled 46 and also included a Vermillion Flycatcher, Eastern Phoebe, American Kestrel, and Red-Shouldered Hawk. The total species sighted at Seabourne is now 202.

AT: Chapter Program: Gary Clark “Connecting People with Nature”

Gary Clark’s “Connecting People with Nature” program will explore how birds can reconnect people to the beauty and wonder of nature. Professor Clark says, “Birds have always inspired people and made them aware of something bigger than themselves.  People have become remote from nature but we find how necessary it is for their mental and physical well-being to re-connect.” Gary has been writing the weekly nature column for the Houston Chronicle since 1999.  He has written 10 books including the recent  Book of Texas Birds. Gary leads birding… Read More →