Scissor-tailed flycatcher
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher (Oklahoma's state bird)

NPS Photo

While most animals at Washita are secretive in their activities, the most noticeable inhabitants are birds.

Raptors, such as the:

  • American Kestrel
  • The Red-tailed Hawk
  • The Swainson's Hawk

Other distinctive birds, such as the:

  • Barn Swallow
  • Bluejay
  • Cardinal
  • Mockingbird
  • Northern Bobwhite
  • Scissor-tailed Flycatcher
  • Western Meadowlark
  • Wild Turkey

Last updated: December 23, 2017

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