Male blackbirds are another easy garden bird to spot with their all-black bodies and striking yellow beaks. In flight, a white rump contrasts with the black tail. Blackbird. American Kestrel Plumage / Description: Male plumage is a combination of several beautiful colors and distinctive markings. The male assumes brilliant canary yellow plumage and a striking jet black cap; he has a very pleasing call song. In addition, he flashes large white wing patches in flight, a feature not present in the plain, more sparrowlike female. Golden-cheeked Warbler: Medium warbler, black upperparts, white underparts with thick black streaks on sides. 11. This bird has a very liquid sounding call which is a common sound in the area. Brown tail has white edges and undertail coverts. The male is the only North American bird with a black body and a yellow head, neck, and chest. Townsend's Warbler: Olive-green upperparts, black throat and upper breast. Head has black crown, forehead, nape and throat, bright yellow face, and black eye-line. Eastern Meadowlark: Short ground-dwelling bird with buff- and black-streaked brown upperparts. In spring the birds moult all but their black wing and tail feathers, and the bills of both sexes turn orange. Wings have two white bars. Brown tail has white edges and undertail coverts. Ladder-backed Woodpecker Lower breast and sides are yellow with black streaks and belly is white.Face is yellow with black crown and cheek patch and yellow crescent below eye. https://identify.whatbird.com/obj/300/overview/Hooded_Warbler.aspx Birds more common in Las Vegas than in the state of Nevada as a whole are Verdins, Great-tailed Grackles, Gambel's Quail. The only bird with a breeding range confined to Texas. black bill, legs and feet. Wren fact: The wren has one of the loudest songs of any British bird in proportion to its size. Wings are dark with two white bars. Throat to belly is yellow, broad black V on breast. Plumage / Description: Male breeding plumage is a brilliant lemon-yellow on throat, breast, belly and back with a black crown and black wings. Yellow-rumped Warbler (27%) White-crowned Sparrow (27%) Northern Mockingbird (24%) Say's Phoebe (20%) The birds in Las Vegas reflect its Mohave Desert setting. Eastern Meadowlark: Short ground-dwelling bird with buff- and black-streaked brown upperparts. Head has black-and-white striped crown, white face, black eyestripe and a pointed bill. Although one of the smallest birds on this list, the wren is the most common UK breeding bird and will visit most gardens. black and white wings, a white back, intricate black and white face with a small red crown to the rear of the head and obvious feather tufts over a small bill mark this bird. spotty at best. 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