Bird Sightings 2017

(Highland Park Area, Primarily Donaldson and Johnson Parks)
by Joanne Williams
See bird sightings 20162015Current

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Greater White-fronted Goose2/19
Snow Goose1/2212/17
Brant
Cackling Goose2/14
Canada GooseXXXXXXXXXXXX
Mute Swan
Tundra Swan
Wood Duck4/6X10/13X
Gadwall11/1
American WigeonX
American Black DuckXXX10/4XX
MallardXXXXXXXXXXXX
Blue-winged Teal
Northern Shoveler
Northern Pintail
Green-winged Teal3/16
Canvasback
Redhead
Ring-necked Duck2/19
Greater Scaup
Lesser Scaup
Surf Scoter
BuffleheadXXXX11/7X
Common GoldeneyeXX12/23
Hooded Merganser2/412/14
Common MerganserXXXX11/10X
Red-breasted Merganser2/5
Ruddy Duck10/18
Ruffed Grouse
Wild Turkey1/16XXX11/14
Red-throated Loon
Common Loon
Pied-billed Grebe
Horned Grebe3/21
Double-crested CormorantXXXXXXXXXXXX
Great Cormorant1/6XXXXX10/19X
Great Blue HeronXXXXXXXXXXXX
Great Egret2/4XXXXXXX
Snowy Egret4/28X
Little Blue Heron
Cattle Egret
Green Heron
Blk-crowned Night Heron
Yellow-crowned Night Heron
Glossy Ibis
Black VultureXXXXXXXXX
Turkey VultureXXXXXXXXXXXX
Osprey3/26XXXXXXX
Bald EagleXXXXXXXXXXXX
Northern Harrier
Sharp-shinned HawkXXXXX11/17X
Cooper's HawkXXX8/27XXX
Northern Goshawk
Red-shouldered Hawk3/29
Broad-winged Hawk
Red-tailed HawkXXXXX8/10XXX
Rough-legged Hawk
American Coot
American Oystercatcher
Semipalmated Plover
Killdeer2/11XXXXXX12/10
Spotted Sandpiper5/4X9/12
Solitary Sandpiper4/30
Greater Yellowlegs4/19X
Lesser Yellowlegs4/16X
Least Sandpiper5/4XXX
White-rumped Sandpiper
Buff-breasted Sandpiper
Semipalmated Sandpiper4/308/10X
Western Sandpiper
Short-billed Dowitcher
Wilson's Snipe4/5
American Woodcock3/16
Bonaparte's Gull
Laughing Gull4/13X9/3X
Ring-billed GullXXXXXXXXXXX
Herring GullXXXXXXXXXXX
Iceland Gull
Lesser Black-backed Gull3/8
Great Black-backed GullXXXXX9/3XXX
Least Tern
Caspian Tern
Common Tern
Forster's Tern
Black Skimmer
Rock PigeonXXXXXXXXXXXX
Mourning DoveXXXXXXXXXXXX
Yellow-billed Cuckoo5/19
Black-billed Cuckoo
Eastern Screech-Owl1/15/26
Great Horned Owl
Barred Owl
Common Nighthawk
Chimney Swift4/19XXXXXX
Ruby-thr. Hummingbird5/1XXXX
Belted KingfisherXXXXXXXXXXXX
Red-headed Woodpecker4/27
Red-bellied WoodpeckerXXXXXXXXXXXX
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker4/711/14X
Downy WoodpeckerXXXXXXXXXXXX
Hairy WoodpeckerXXXXXXXXXXX
Northern FlickerXXXXXXXXXXXX
Pileated Woodpecker
American Kestrel11/18X
Merlin1/6XX9/26XXX
Gyrfalcon
Peregrine FalconXXXXXX10/11XX
Eastern Wood-Pewee5/198/19
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher5/23
Acadian Flycatcher
Alder Flycatcher5/23
Willow Flycatcher5/23XX
Least Flycatcher
Eastern Phoebe3/3XX9/26X
Ash-throated Flycatcher
Great Crested Flycatcher5/2XXX
Eastern Kingbird5/4XXX
White-eyed Vireo5/26
Yellow-throated Vireo
Blue-headed Vireo9/22
Warbling Vireo4/23XXXXX
Philadelphia Vireo
Red-eyed Vireo5/2XXXXX
Blue JayXXXXXXXXXXXX
American CrowXXXXXXXXXXXX
Fish CrowXXXXXXXXXXXX
Common RavenXXXXXX
Horned Lark
Purple Martin
Tree Swallow3/29XXXX
No. Rough-winged Swallow3/29XXXX
Bank Swallow
Cliff Swallow5/6X
Barn Swallow4/19XXXX
Carolina ChickadeeXXXXXXXXXXX
Blk-capped ChickadeeXXXXXXXXXXX
Tufted TitmouseXXXXXXXXXXXX
Red-breasted NuthatchXXXX
White-breasted NuthatchXXXXXXXXXXXX
Brown Creeper1/13XXX11/14X
House Wren4/17XXXXXX
Winter WrenXXX10/21XX
Sedge Wren
Marsh Wren10/11
Carolina WrenXXXXXXXXXXXX
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher4/11XXXXX
Golden-crowned KingletXXX10/11XX
Ruby-crowned KingletXXXXX10/6XX
Eastern Bluebird2/1
Veery
Gray-cheeked Thrush
Swainson's Thrush5/109/22
Hermit Thrush4/1410/21X
Wood Thrush5/31XX
American RobinXXXXXXXXXXXX
Gray Catbird4/26XXXXXX
Brown Thrasher
Northern MockingbirdXXXXXXXXXXXX
European StarlingXXXXXXXXXXXX
American Pipit
Cedar Waxwing5/12XXXXXX
Ovenbird4/27
Worm-eating Warbler
Louisiana Waterthrush
Northern Waterthrush4/27X9/5
Blue-winged Warbler8/30
Black & white Warbler4/27X8/15X
Prothonotary Warbler
Tennessee Warbler5/109/29
Orange-crowned Warbler
Nashville Warbler9/29
Common Yellowthroat4/26XXXXXX
Hooded Warbler
American Redstart5/48/25XX
Cape May Warbler
Cerulean Warbler5/30
Northern Parula4/28X8/29X
Magnolia Warbler8/25X
Bay-breasted Warbler
Blackburnian Warbler
Yellow Warbler4/26XXXX
Chestnut-sided Warbler5/4
Blackpoll Warbler5/2X
Blk-throat. Blue Warbler4/27X
Palm Warbler4/12X10/6
Pine Warbler4/9X8/30X
Yellow-rumped Warbler4/12X10/13X
Prairie Warbler5/10
Blk-throat. Green Warbler4/26X9/28
Canada Warbler8/30
Wilson's Warbler5/159/26
Yellow-breasted Chat
Eastern Towhee7/2210/13
Amer. Tree SparrowXXXX11/29X
Chipping Sparrow4/3XXXXXX
Clay-colored Sparrow
Field Sparrow4/510/13
Lark Sparrow
Savannah Sparrow4/16X10/19
Grasshopper Sparrow10/19
Fox Sparrow1/27XX11/14
Song SparrowXXXXXXXXXXXX
Lincoln's Sparrow10/4
Swamp SparrowXXXX9/29XXX
White-throated SparrowXXXXX10/4XX
White-crowned Sparrow10/4
Dark-eyed JuncoXXXX10/21XX
Summer Tanager
Scarlet Tanager7/2210/13
Northern CardinalXXXXXXXXXXXX
Rose-breasted Grosbeak
Blue Grosbeak
Indigo Bunting5/2XXX
Painted Bunting12/26
Dickcissel
Bobolink
Red-winged BlackbirdXXXXXXXXXXXX
Eastern Meadowlark
Rusty Blackbird3/17
Common GrackleXXXXXXXXXXXX
Brown-headed CowbirdXXXXXXXXXXX
Orchard Oriole5/11
Baltimore Oriole4/28XXXXX
House FinchXXXXXXXXXXXX
Purple Finch
Common Redpoll
Pine Siskin
Amer. GoldfinchXXXXXXXXXXXX
Evening Grosbeak
House SparrowXXXXXXXXXXXX
Bar-headed Goose
Egyptian Goose
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