Birds to Know

Birds to Know by Sight and Song*

  • Bittern, American
  • Blackbird, Red-Winged*
  • Bluebird, Eastern
  • Bobolink*
  • Bunting, Indigo
  • Cardinal, Northern*
  • Catbird, Gray
  • Chickadee, Black-Capped*
  • Cowbird, Brown-Headed
  • Creeper, Brown
  • Crow, American
  • Dove, Mourning*
  • Duck, American Black
  • Duck, Wood
  • Eagle, Bald
  • Eagle, Golden  [Hunting Deer]  [Hunting Mountain Goats]
  • Finch, House
  • Finch, Purple
  • Flicker, Northern*
  • Goldfinch, American*
  • Goose, Canada
  • Grackle, Common
  • Grebe, Pied-Billed
  • Grosbeak, Rose-Breasted* 
  • Grouse, Ruffed
  • Hawk, Broad-Winged
  • Hawk, Cooper's
  • Hawk, Red-Tailed
  • Heron, Great Blue 
  • Hummingbird, Ruby-Throated
  • Jay, Blue*
  • Junco, Dark-Eyed
  • Kestrel, American
  • Killdeer*
  • Kingbird, Eastern
  • Kingfisher, Belted*  [Fishing]
  • Loon, Common*
  • Mallard
  • Merganser, Common
  • Merganser, Hooded
  • Mockingbird, Northern
  • Nuthatch, Red-Breasted*
  • Nuthatch, White-Breasted
  • Oriole, Baltimore (Northern)*
  • Osprey
  • Ovenbird*
  • Owl, Barred*
  • Owl, Eastern Screech* [video]
  • Owl, Great Horned*
  • Phoebe, Eastern*
  • Pigeon, Rock
  • Redpoll, Common
  • Robin, American*
  • Siskin, Pine
  • Sparrow, American Tree
  • Sparrow, Chipping
  • Sparrow, House
  • Sparrow, Song*
  • Sparrow, White-Throated*
  • Starling, European [video]
  • Swallow, Barn
  • Swallow, Tree
  • Tanager, Scarlet
  • Thrasher, Brown [video]
  • Thrush, Hermit*
  • Titmouse, Tufted*   
  • Towhee, Eastern (Rufous-Sided)*
  • Turkey, Wild
  • Vulture, Turkey
  • Warbler, Black-and-White*
  • Warbler, Black-Throated Green*
  • Warbler, Chestnut-sided*
  • Warbler, Yellow*
  • Warbler, Yellow-Rumped
  • Waxwing, Cedar [How to tell them from Bohemian Waxwings]
  • Woodcock, American*  [video]
  • Woodpecker, Downy
  • Woodpecker, Hairy
  • Woodpecker, Pileated
  • Yellowthroat, Common*
*If it has an asterisk, you should know its song/call as well.

If you find a good video of any of these that you would like to share, leave a comment with the link.  I'll check it out!  -Mr. Baker

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