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Birds of Huntley Meadows



 

 
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A- Abundant- very numerous C- Common- Likely to be seen or heard  U- Uncommon- Present, may not be seen
O- Occasional- Infrequently seen R- Rare-Not seen or heard every year VR-Very Rare-1 or 2 sightings in last 10 years within range
ACC- Accidental-1 or 2 sightings in last 10 years out of range
* = Has nested in park
 
List last updated 2006
Species
SP
SU
F
W
Common loon
O

R

Pied-billed grebe *
R
VR R R
Horned grebe
R



Double-crested cormorant
O

O
 
American bittern *
U
R
R
 
Least bittern *
R
R


Great blue heron
C
C
C
U
Great egret
U
C
C

Snowy egret
R

R
Little blue heron
R
O
O
Cattle egret
R
  R

Green heron *
C
C
C

Black-crowned night heron R R R  
Yellow-crowned night heron
U
U
R

Glossy ibis
R
R
R

Black vulture O R R O
Turkey vulture
U U U U
Snow goose       R
Canada goose *
C
C C A
Tundra swan
R
  R R
Wood duck *
C
C
C
O
Gadwall U   O O
American wigeon
O     R
American black duck *
O
R
O
O
Mallard
C
C
C
A
Blue-winged teal
U

R

Northern shoveler
O

R
O
Northern pintail
O

R
O
Green-winged teal C

C C
Ring-necked duck
O
VR
R
R
Bufflehead
R

VR
VR
Hooded merganser *
C
U
O
U
Common merganser
VR

   
Red-breasted merganser
VR


Ruddy duck R

O O
Osprey
O
O
O

Mississippi kite O O    
Bald eagle
O
O
O
O
Northern harrier
R

R
R
Sharp-shinned hawk
O
  U U
Cooper's hawk
O
R
O
O
Red-shouldered hawk *
C
C
C
C
Broad-winged hawk
O

O

Red-tailed hawk *
U
O
U
U
American kestrel
U

U
O
Merlin
R

O
O
Peregrine falcon
R
  R
O
Wild turkey
R
R
R
R
King rail *
VR
     
Virginia rail
U
R R
R
Sora
U
  O
Common moorhen *
O
  R VR
American coot
VR
VR VR
Semi-palmated plover
O R O
Killdeer
U U U O
Greater yellowlegs
C
O C O
Lesser yellowlegs
U
O U
R
Solitary sandpiper
C O U
Spotted sandpiper
U
O O

Semipalmated sandpiper O R O
Western sandpiper     VR  
Least sandpiper
C O U VR
White-rumped sandpiper   VR VR  
Pectoral sandpiper
O R O
Dunlin R   R  
Stilt sandpiper VR      
Common snipe
C

C O
American woodcock *
U
O
O
U
Short-billed dowitcher     R  
Laughing gull
O
R U R
Bonaparte's gull R      
Ring-billed gull
C
O C
A
Herring gull
O

O
O
Great black-backed gull
R

R VR
Caspian tern
O

 
Forster's tern
VR VR VR
Least tern

VR

Rock pigeon
U
U
U
U
Mourning dove *
C
C
C
C
Black-billed cuckoo
R

VR

Yellow-billed cuckoo *
C
C
C

Great horned owl *
O
O
O
O
Barred owl *
U U
U
U
Common nighthawk
O
VR O
Chimney swift
C
C
C

Ruby-throated hummingbird *
C
C
C
Belted Kingfisher
U O U O
Red-headed woodpecker *
U R U O
Red-bellied woodpecker *
C
C
C
C
Yellow-bellied sapsucker
O

O
O
Downy woodpecker *
C
C
C
C
Hairy woodpecker *
U
U
U
U
Northern flicker *
C
U C C
Pileated woodpecker *
U U U U
Olive-sided flycatcher
VR

VR
Eastern wood-pewee *
C
C
C
Yellow-bellied flycatcher     VR  
Acadian flycatcher *
A C
U

Alder/Willow flycatcher
R

O
Least flycatcher
O
R

Eastern phoebe *
C
C
C
VR
Great crested flycatcher *
C
C
U
Eastern kingbird *
U U U
White-eyed vireo *
U
U U
Yellow-throated vireo
O
R
R
 
Species
SP
SU
F
W
Blue-headed vireo
O

VR

Warbling vireo
VR
 
Philadelphia vireo     VR  
Red-eyed vireo *
A
A
C

Blue jay *
C
U C U
American crow *
A
A
A
A
Fish crow *
C
C
C
C
Purple martin
O
O
U

Tree swallow
C
C
U

N. Rough-winged swallow
U
O
O

Bank swallow
O
R
R
Cliff swallow
O

VR

Barn swallow *
C
C
U

Carolina chickadee *
C
C
C
C
Tufted titmouse *
C
C
C
C
Red-breasted nuthatch
VR

R
R
White-breasted nuthatch *
C
C C C
Brown creeper *
O

O
U
Carolina wren *
C
C
C
C
House wren *
O
O
U

Winter wren
O

O O
Marsh wren
O

O
Golden-crowned kinglet
U

U
U
Ruby-crowned kinglet
U

U
O
Blue-gray gnatcatcher *
A
C
O
R
Eastern bluebird *
C
C
C
C
Veery
U
VR
R
Grey-cheeked thrush
O
 
Swainson's thrush
U

R
Hermit thrush
U

O U
Wood thrush *
U
U
O
American robin *
A
C A
U
Gray catbird *
C
C
C
VR
Northern mockingbird *
U
O U
U
Brown thrasher *
O O O VR
European starling *
U
U U U
American Pipit     R R
Cedar waxwing
U
O U O
Blue-winged warbler
O

O

Golden-winged warbler
R

R

Tennessee warbler
R

O

Nashville warbler
O

O

Northern parula
U

U

Yellow warbler
U
R R
Chestnut-sided warbler
O

O
Magnolia warbler
U

U

Cape may warbler
R

O
Black-throated blue warbler
U

O
Yellow-rumped warbler
A

C U
Black-throated green warbler
U

O
Blackburnian warbler
O

O

Yellow-throated warbler
 
R

Pine warbler
U
R O
Prairie warbler *
O

R
Palm warbler
U
U VR
Bay-breasted warbler
O

O

Blackpoll warbler
C

O
Cerulean warbler
R

 
Black and white warbler
U
U
American redstart
U R R
Prothonotary warbler *
O R R
Worm-eating warbler
O

VR
Ovenbird *
C
U O
Northern waterthrush
O
R
Louisiana waterthrush
O
 
Kentucky warbler
VR VR  
Connecticut warbler


VR
Mourning warbler
VR
VR
Common yellowthroat *
C
C
C

Hooded warbler *
O   R
Wilson's warbler
O

R
Canada warbler
O

R

Yellow-breasted chat *
R
O R

Summer tanager
  VR VR
Scarlet tanager *
C
U U

Eastern towhee *
C
C
C
U
American tree sparrow
R

O
O
Chipping sparrow
U
  O R
Field sparrow *
C
O C
U
Vesper Sparrow VR     VR
Savannah sparrow
O

O
R
Fox sparrow
U
U
U
Song sparrow *
A U
A C
Lincoln's sparrow
O
O
Swamp sparrow
C
C C
White-throated sparrow
A

A
C
White-crowned sparrow
O

O
VR
Dark-eyed junco
U

C
C
Northern cardinal *
C C C C
Rose-breasted grosbeak
O
O
Blue grosbeak *
U
U
O

Indigo bunting *
C
C C
Bobolink
O

O

Red-winged blackbird *
A
A
A
A
Eastern Meadowlark
VR

 
Rusty blackbird
C

O O
Common grackle *
A
A
A
C
Brown-headed cowbird *
C
U O
R
Orchard oriole *
O O R

Baltimore oriole
O
O
O

Purple finch
O
O
House finch
C
C
C
C
Pine siskin
 
VR VR
American goldfinch *
C
C
C
C
House sparrow *
U
U
U
U

ACCIDENTALS OR VERY RARE

White Ibis ACC
Canvasback ACC
Redhead ACC
Lesser scaup ACC
Swallow-tailed kite ACC
Black rail ACC
Black-necked stilt ACC
American avocet ACC
Eastern screech owl VR
Long-eared owl ACC
Bewick's wren ACC
Sedge wren ACC
Grasshopper sparrow VR
Common redpoll VR

 

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