Check the posts and yuccas for Aplomado Falcons, as well as Merlins and Peregrine Falcons in migration. Harrisís Hawk, Chihuahuan Raven and Tamaulipas Crow (rare) may be seen along this drive as well. Willets, Horned Larks, and Wilsonís Plovers nest in the flats that border the road, and Botteriís Sparrows are found in the sacahuistale, singing during spring and summer from low shrubs and fence wires. During winter and in migration, the telephone poles along TX 4 may support as many as 100 Ospreys.
Brownsville Convention and Visitors Bureau
1600 University Blvd
Brownsville, Texas 78520
956- 546-3721or 800- 626-2639