Bird Sightings

(Highland Park Area, Primarily Donaldson and Johnson Parks)
by Joanne Williams
See bird sightings 201720162015

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Greater White-fronted Goose
Snow GooseX
Snow Goose (blue morph)1/29
Brant
Cackling Goose2/14
Canada GooseXXXXXXXXXXXX
Mute Swan
Tundra Swan4/12
Wood Duck10/30
Gadwall10/30
American Wigeon
American Black Duck9/25XXX
MallardXXXXXXXXXXXX
Blue-winged Teal
Northern Shoveler
Northern Pintail
Green-winged Teal
Canvasback
Redhead
Ring-necked Duck1/24X
Greater Scaup2/9
Lesser Scaup
Surf Scoter
BuffleheadXXXX11/9X
Common GoldeneyeXX11/24X
Hooded Merganser3/18
Common MerganserXXXXX8/1811/1X
Red-breasted Merganser3/25X
Ruddy Duck
Ruffed Grouse
Wild Turkey4/1X
Red-throated Loon3/6X
Common Loon3/23X8/3
Pied-billed Grebe4/911/18
Horned Grebe
Double-crested CormorantXXXXXXXXXX
Great CormorantX
Great Blue HeronXXXXXXXXXXXX
Great Egret4/10XXXXXXX
Snowy Egret5/410/14
Little Blue Heron
Cattle Egret
Green Heron
Blk-crowned Night Heron
Yellow-crowned Night Heron
Glossy Ibis
Black VultureX4/5XXXXX
Turkey VultureXXXXXXXXXXXX
Osprey4/1XXXXX
Bald EagleXXXXX8/28XXXX
Northern Harrier1/16X
Sharp-shinned HawkXXX10/25XX
Cooper's HawkXXXXX8/9XXX
Northern Goshawk
Red-shouldered Hawk12/30
Broad-winged Hawk10/30
Red-tailed HawkXXXXXXXXXXX
Rough-legged Hawk
American Coot
American Oystercatcher
Semipalmated Plover
Killdeer3/22XXXXXXX
Spotted Sandpiper5/4XX
Solitary Sandpiper
Greater Yellowlegs
Lesser Yellowlegs
Least Sandpiper7/31X
White-rumped Sandpiper
Buff-breasted Sandpiper
Semipalmated Sandpiper
Western Sandpiper
Short-billed Dowitcher
Wilson's Snipe
American Woodcock
Bonaparte's Gull
Laughing GullX9/7X
Ring-billed GullXXXXXXXXXXX
Herring GullXXXXXXXXXXXX
Iceland Gull
Lesser Black-backed Gull
Great Black-backed GullXXXXX9/7XX
Least Tern
Caspian Tern
Common Tern
Forster's Tern
Black Skimmer
Rock PigeonXXXXXXXXXXXX
Mourning DoveXXXXXXXXXXXX
Yellow-billed Cuckoo5/15
Black-billed Cuckoo
Eastern Screech-Owl
Great Horned Owl
Barred Owl
Common Nighthawk6/6
Chimney Swift5/4XXXX
Ruby-thr. Hummingbird6/14
Belted Kingfisher4/1X9/25XXX
Red-headed Woodpecker
Red-bellied WoodpeckerXXXXXXXXXXXX
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker10/10X
Downy WoodpeckerXXXXXXXXXXXX
Hairy WoodpeckerXXXXXXX10/2XX
Northern FlickerXXXXXXXXXXXX
Pileated Woodpecker11/12
American Kestrel10/4X
MerlinXX10/2XX
Gyrfalcon
Peregrine FalconXXXXXX9/7XXX
Eastern Wood-Pewee5/2410/12
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher
Acadian Flycatcher
Alder Flycatcher
Willow Flycatcher5/20XX
Least Flycatcher8/8X
Eastern Phoebe4/5X10/2X
Ash-throated Flycatcher
Great Crested Flycatcher5/2XXX
Eastern Kingbird5/3XXX
White-eyed Vireo
Yellow-throated Vireo
Blue-headed Vireo10/18X
Warbling Vireo5/3XXX
Philadelphia Vireo
Red-eyed Vireo5/2XXXXX
Blue JayXXXXXXXXXXXX
American CrowXXXXXXXXXXXX
Fish CrowXXXXXXXXXXXX
Common Raven3/66/5
Horned Lark
Purple Martin
Tree Swallow3/15XXXX10/19
No. Rough-winged Swallow4/8XXX
Bank Swallow8/19
Cliff Swallow5/12
Barn Swallow4/5XXXX
Carolina ChickadeeXXXXXXXXXXX
Blk-capped ChickadeeXXXX10/11XX
Chickadee sp.12/30
Tufted TitmouseXXXXXXXXXXXX
Red-breasted Nuthatch9/16XXX
White-breasted NuthatchXXXXXXXXXXXX
Brown CreeperX10/24X
House Wren4/27XXXXXXX
Winter WrenX10/26XX
Sedge Wren
Marsh Wren10/10
Carolina WrenXXXXXXXXXXXX
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher4/18XXXXX
Golden-crowned KingletXXXX10/19XX
Ruby-crowned KingletX4/1210/12X
Eastern Bluebird
Veery
Gray-cheeked Thrush
Swainson's Thrush10/17
Hermit Thrush3/30X10/24X
Wood Thrush5/2
American RobinXXXXXXXXXXXX
Gray Catbird4/29XXXXXXX
Brown Thrasher
Northern MockingbirdXXXXXXXXXXXX
European StarlingXXXXXXXXXXXX
American Pipit
Cedar Waxwing4/17XXXXXX
Ovenbird5/2
Worm-eating Warbler
Louisiana Waterthrush
Northern Waterthrush4/27X
Blue-winged Warbler
Black & white Warbler4/29X8/8XX
Prothonotary Warbler
Tennessee Warbler10/24
Orange-crowned Warbler10/24
Nashville Warbler10/12
Kentucky Warbler5/18
Common Yellowthroat5/2XXXXXX
Hooded Warbler
American Redstart5/6XXX
Cape May Warbler
Cerulean Warbler
Northern Parula5/2
Magnolia Warbler9/20X
Bay-breasted Warbler
Blackburnian Warbler5/15
Yellow Warbler5/2XXXX
Chestnut-sided Warbler5/15
Blackpoll Warbler5/39/19X
Blk-throat. Blue Warbler5/15
Palm Warbler10/5
Pine Warbler4/21
Yellow-rumped Warbler4/1X10/5X
Prairie Warbler4/27
Blk-throat. Gray Warbler10/25
Blk-throat. Green Warbler5/15
Canada Warbler
Wilson's Warbler
Yellow-breasted Chat
Eastern Towhee4/12X10/8
Amer. Tree SparrowXXX11/20
Chipping Sparrow4/1XXXXXX
Clay-colored Sparrow
Field Sparrow4/110/18X
Vesper Sparrow10/24
Lark Sparrow
Savannah Sparrow4/5X10/12X
Grasshopper Sparrow
Fox Sparrow11/21
Song SparrowXXXXXXXXXXXX
Lincoln's Sparrow10/5X
Swamp SparrowX4/12X10/5XX
White-throated SparrowXXXXX10/5XX
White-crowned Sparrow10/10X
Dark-eyed JuncoXXXX11/8X
Summer Tanager
Scarlet Tanager5/15
Northern CardinalXXXXXXXXXXXX
Rose-breasted Grosbeak5/14
Blue Grosbeak
Indigo Bunting5/15X10/2
Painted Bunting
Dickcissel
Bobolink
Red-winged BlackbirdXXXXXXXXXXX
Eastern Meadowlark
Rusty Blackbird
Common GrackleXXXXXXXXXXXX
Brown-headed Cowbird2/21XXXXXXXXX
Orchard Oriole5/2XXX
Baltimore Oriole5/2XX
House FinchXXXXXXXXXXXX
Purple Finch10/25X
Common Redpoll
Pine Siskin10/26X
Amer. GoldfinchXXXXXXXXXXXX
Evening Grosbeak11/14
House SparrowXXXXXXXXXXXX
Bar-headed Goose
Egyptian Goose
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