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United States, Texas

Overview

Mustang Island State Park, an almost 4,000 acres/1618 hectare unit of the Texas Parks and Wildlife, is on a barrier island between the Gulf of Mexico to the east and Corpus Christi and Corpus Christi Bay to its west. It's south of Port Aransas, east of Naval Air Station Corpus Christi, and north of Padre Island National Seashore.

It has a wide variety of amenities and habitats with over 5 miles/ 8 km of coastline. The area is rich with birding opportunities, as evidenced by a large number of eBird Hotspots, as shown on eBird's Hotspot map, in the park proper, and the surrounding area.

The park offers Ranger programs on birding and other subjects, from time to time depending on the prevailing situation and regulations in effect at a particular time.

Birds

Notable Species

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Rarities

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Check-list

Birds you can see here include:

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Other Wildlife

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Site Information

History and Use

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Areas of Interest

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Access and Facilities

Contact Details

Mustang Island SP
P O Box 326
Port Aransas, TX 78373
Tel: 361/749-5246

References

  1. eBird – Mustang Island State Park - https://ebird.org/hotspot/L130769
  2. Mustand Island State Park - Texas Parks and Wildlife - https://tpwd.texas.gov/state-parks/mustang-island

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External Links

Maps

  1. Mustang Island State Park on Google Maps
  2. eBird Hotspot Map
  3. Map of the park



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