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The Birds of Featherstone National Wildlife Refuge
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FEATHERSTONE REFUGE PRELIMINARY BIRD LIST - 163 TOTAL SPECIES
Developed by Jim Waggener
  LOONS
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Red-throated Loon (V)
  Common Loon (WR)
  GREBES
x
Pied-billed Grebe (WR)
x
Horned Grebe (T)
x
Red-necked Grebe (R)
  CORMORANTS
x
Double-crested Cormorant (SR)
  BITTERNS, EGRETS, HERONS
x
American Bittern (SR)
  Least Bittern (SR)
x
Great Blue Heron (SR)
x
Great Egret (SR)
  Snowy Egret (T)
  Little Blue Heron (T)
  Cattle Egret (T)
x
Green Heron (SR)
  Black-crowned Night-Heron (SR)
x
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (SR)
  Ibises
  Glossy Ibis (T)
  VULTURES
x
Black Vulture (PR)
x
Turkey Vulture (PR)
  GEESE, SWANS, DUCKS
x
Snow Goose (T)
x
Canada Goose (PR)
  Mute Swan (PR)
x
Tundra Swan (WR)
x
Wood Duck (PR)
x
Gadwall (R)
x
American Wigeon (PR)
x
American Black Duck (PR)
x
Mallard (PR)
x
Blue-winged Teal (WR)
x
Northern Shoveler (WR)
x
Northern Pintail (WR)
x
Green-winged Teal (WR)
x
Canvasback (WR)
x
Redhead (WR)
x
Ring-necked Duck (WR)
x
Greater Scaup (WR)
x
Lesser Scaup (WR)
 

Long-tailed Duck (T)

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Bufflehead (WR)
x
Common Goldeneye (T)
x
Hooded Merganser (WR)
x
Common Merganser (WR)
x
Red-breasted Merganser (WR)
x
Ruddy Duck (WR)
  EAGLES, HAWKS
x
Osprey (SR)
  Mississippi Kite (V)
x
Bald Eagle (PR)
x
Northern Harrier (WR)
x
Sharp-shinned Hawk (WR)
x
Cooper's Hawk (WR)
  Northern Goshawk (T)
x
Red-shouldered Hawk (PR)
x
Broad-winged Hawk (T)
x
Red-tailed Hawk (PR)
  Rough-legged Hawk (V)
x
Golden Eagle (V)
  FALCONS
  American Kestral (PR)
x
Merlin (T)
  Peregrine Falcon (T)
  GROUSE, TURKEY, QUAIL
  Ring-necked Pheasant (PR)
  Ruffed Grouse (PR)
  Wild Turkey (PR)
  Northern Bobwhite (PR)
x
House Wren (SR)
x
Winter Wren (WR)
  Sedge Wren (T)
  Marsh Wren (SR)
  KINGLETS
x
Golden-crowned Kinglet (WR)
x
Ruby-crowned Kinglet (WR)
  GNATCATCHERS
x
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher (SR)
  THRUSHES
x
Eastern Bluebird (PR)
  Veery (SR)
  Gray-cheeked Thrush (T)
  Bicknell's Thrush (T)
x
Swainson's Thrush (T)
x
Wood Thrush (SR)
x
Hermit Thrush (WR)
x
American Robin (SR)
  MIMIDS, THRASHERS
x
Gray Catbird (SR)
x
Northern Mockingbird (PR)
x
Brown Thrasher (SR)
  STARLINGS
x
European Starling (PR)
  PIPITS
  American Pipet (SR)
 
  WAXWINGS
x
Cedar Waxwing (PR)
  RAILS, COOTS
x
King Rail (SR)
  Virginia Rail (SR)
  Sora (SR)
x
American Coot (WR)
  Common Moorhen (V)
  PLOVERS
  Semipalmated Plover (T)
x
Killdeer (PR)
  SANDPIPERS
x
Greater Yellowlegs (T)
x
Lesser Yellowlegs (T)
x
Solitary Sandpiper (T)
x
Spotted Sandpiper (T)
  Upland Sandpiper (T)
  Semi-palmated Sandpiper (T)
  Western Sandpiper (T)
x
Least Sandpiper (T)
  White-rumped Sandpiper (T)
  Pectoral Sandpiper (T)
  Dunlin (T)
  Short-billed Dowitcher (T)
x
Wilson's Snipe (WR)
x
American Woodcock (PR)
  GULLS, TERNS
x
Laughing Gull (SR)
x
Bonaparte's Gull (T)
x
Ring-billed Gull (WR)
x
Herring Gull (WR)
x
Lesser Black-backed Gull (V)
x
Greater Black-backed Gull (WR)
x
Caspian Tern (T)
  Common Tern (T)
x
Foster's Tern (T)
  DOVES
x
Rock Pigeon (PR)
x
Mourning Dove (PR)
  CUCKOOS
x
Black-billed Cuckoo (T)
x
Yellow-billed Cuckoo (SR)
  BARN OWLS
  Barn Owl (PR)
  TYPICAL OWLS
  Eastern Screech-Owl (PR)
x
Great Horned Owl (PR)
x
Barred Owl (PR)
  Short-earred Owl (WR)
  Northern Saw-whet Owl (V)
  GOATSUCKERS
x
Common Nighthawk (SR)
  Chuck-will's-widow (SR)
  Whip-poor-will (SR)
  SWIFTS
x
Chimney Swift (SR)
  HUMMINGBIRDS
x
Ruby-throated Hummingbird (SR)
  KINGFISHERS
x
Belted Kingfisher (PR)
  WOODPECKERS
x
Red-bellied Woodpecker (PR)
x
Red-headed Woodpecker (PR)
x
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker (WR)
x
Downy Woodpecker (PR)
x
Hairy Woodpecker (PR)
x
Northern Flicker (PR)
x
Pileated Woodpecker (PR)
  FLYCATCHERS
x
Eastern Wood-pewee
  Yellow-bellied Flycatcher (T)
x
Acadian Flycatcher (SR)
  Alder Flycatcher (T)
x
Willow Flycatcher (SR)
  Least Flycatcher (T)
x
Eastern Phoebe
x
Great Crested Flycatcher
x
Eastern Kingbird
  VIREOS
x
White-eyed Vireo (SR)
  Yellow-throated Vireo (SR)
x
Blue-headed Vireo (T)
  Warbling Vireo (SR)
  Philadelphia Vireo (T)
x
Red-eyed Vireo (SR)
  CROWS
x
Blue Jay (PR)
x
American Crow (PR)
x
Fish Crow (PR)
  Common Raven (PR)
  LARKS
  Horned Lark (PR)
  SWALLOWS
x
Purple Martin (SR)
x
Tree Swallow (SR)
x
Northern Rough-winged Swallow (SR)
x
Bank Swallow (SR)
  Cliff Swallow (T)
x
Barn Swallow (SR)
 
  CHICKADEES, TITMICE
x
Carolina Chickadee (PR)
  Black-capped Chickadee (T)
x
Tufted Titmouse (PR)
  NUTHATCHES
  Red-breasted Nuthatch
x
White-breasted Nuthatch
  CREEPERS
x
Brown Creeper (WR)
  WRENS
x
Carolina Wren (PR)
   
  WARBLERS
  Blue-winged Warbler (T)
  Golden-winged Warbler (T)
  Tennessee Warbler (T)
  Orange-crowned Warbler (V)
  Nashville Warbler (T)
x
Northern Parula (SR)
x
Yellow Warbler (SR)
x
Chestnut-sided Warbler (T)
x
Magnolia Warbler (T)
  Cape May Warbler (T)
x
Black-throated Blue Warbler (T)
x
Yellow-rumped Warbler (WR)
x
Black-throated Green Warbler (T)
x
Blackburnian Warbler (T)
x
Yellow-throated Warbler (SR)
x
Pine Warbler (SR)
  Prairie Warbler (SR)
x
Palm Warbler (T)
  Bay-breasted Warbler (T)
x
Blackpoll Warbler (T)
  Cerulian Warbler (T)
x
Black-and-White Warbler (SR)
x
American Redstart (SR)
x
Phrothonotary Warbler (SR)
x
Worm-eating Warbler (SR)
  Swainson's Warbler (SR)
x
Ovenbird (SR)
x
Northern Waterthrush (T)
  Louisiana Waterthrush (SR)
  Connecticut Warbler (T)
  Mourning Warbler (T)
  Kentucky Warbler (SR)
x
Common Yellow-throat (SR)
x
Hooded Warbler (SR)
x
Wilson's Warbler (T)
  Canada Warbler (T)
  Yellow-breasted Chat (SR)
  TANAGERS
x
Summer Tanager (T)
x
Scarlet Tanager (SR)
  SPARROWS
  Eastern Towhee (PR)
  Tree Sparrow (WR)
x
Chipping Sparrow (SR)
x
Field Sparrow (PR)
  Vesper Sparrow (T)
  Savannah Sparrow (WR)
  Grasshopper Sparrow (SR)
x
Fox Sparrow (WR)
x
Song Sparrow (PR)
  Lincoln's Sparrow (T)
x
Swamp Sparrow (WR)
x
White-throated Sparrow (WR)
  Harris Sparrow (T)
x
White-crowned Sparrow (WR)
x
Dark-eyed Junco (WR)
  Snow Bunting (V)
  CARDINALS, GROSBEAKS, BUNTINGS
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Rose-breasted Grosbeak (T)
x
Northern Cardinal (PR)
x
Blue Grosbeak (SR)
x
Indigo Bunting (SR)
  Dickcissel (T)
  BLACKBIRDS, ORIOLES
  Eastern Meadowlark (PR)
x
Red-winged Blackbird (PR)
x
Rusty Blackbird (WR)
x
Brown-headed Cowbird (PR)
x
Common Grackle (PR)
x
Orchard Oriole (SR)
x
Baltimore Oriole (SR)
  GROSBEAKS, FINCHES
  Purple Finch (WR)
x
House Finch (PR)
  Pine Siskin (T)
x
American Goldfinch(PR)
  Evening Growbeak (T)
  OLD WORLD SPARROWS
x
House Sparrow(PR)
   
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