Katy Trail SP

Finding birds in your state park.

  Download a Printable Checklist

Checklist of Birds

176 species recorded in this park (Updated: 3/25/2017)

           Greater White-fronted Goose            Black-capped Chickadee
           Snow Goose            Tufted Titmouse
           Canada Goose            White-breasted Nuthatch
           Wood Duck            Brown Creeper
           Gadwall            House Wren
           Mallard            Winter Wren
           Blue-winged Teal            Carolina Wren
           Northern Shoveler            Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
           Northern Pintail            Golden-crowned Kinglet
           Green-winged Teal            Ruby-crowned Kinglet
           Redhead            Eastern Bluebird
           Lesser Scaup            Gray-cheeked Thrush
           Northern Bobwhite            Swainson's Thrush
           Wild Turkey            Hermit Thrush
           Pied-billed Grebe            Wood Thrush
           Rock Pigeon            American Robin
           Eurasian Collared-Dove            Gray Catbird
           Mourning Dove            Brown Thrasher
           Yellow-billed Cuckoo            Northern Mockingbird
           Common Nighthawk            European Starling
           Chimney Swift            Cedar Waxwing
           Ruby-throated Hummingbird            House Sparrow
           Virginia Rail            House Finch
           Sora            Purple Finch
           Common Gallinule            Pine Siskin
           American Coot            American Goldfinch
           Killdeer            Lapland Longspur
           Least Sandpiper            Smith's Longspur
           Pectoral Sandpiper            Ovenbird
           Wilson's Snipe            Worm-eating Warbler
           American Woodcock            Louisiana Waterthrush
           Spotted Sandpiper            Northern Waterthrush
           Solitary Sandpiper            Golden-winged Warbler
           Greater Yellowlegs            Blue-winged Warbler
           Lesser Yellowlegs            Black-and-white Warbler
           Ring-billed Gull            Prothonotary Warbler
           Double-crested Cormorant            Tennessee Warbler
           American White Pelican            Orange-crowned Warbler
           Least Bittern            Nashville Warbler
           Great Blue Heron            Kentucky Warbler
           Great Egret            Common Yellowthroat
           Green Heron            American Redstart
           Turkey Vulture            Cerulean Warbler
           Bald Eagle            Northern Parula
           Northern Harrier            Magnolia Warbler
           Cooper's Hawk            Yellow Warbler
           Red-shouldered Hawk            Chestnut-sided Warbler
           Broad-winged Hawk            Blackpoll Warbler
           Red-tailed Hawk            Palm Warbler
           Eastern Screech-Owl            Yellow-rumped Warbler
           Great Horned Owl            Yellow-throated Warbler
           Barred Owl            Prairie Warbler
           Belted Kingfisher            Black-throated Green Warbler
           Red-headed Woodpecker            Wilson's Warbler
           Red-bellied Woodpecker            Yellow-breasted Chat
           Yellow-bellied Sapsucker            Eastern Towhee
           Downy Woodpecker            American Tree Sparrow
           Hairy Woodpecker            Chipping Sparrow
           Northern Flicker            Clay-colored Sparrow
           Pileated Woodpecker            Field Sparrow
           American Kestrel            Vesper Sparrow
           Merlin            Lark Sparrow
           Eastern Wood-Pewee            Savannah Sparrow
           Acadian Flycatcher            Grasshopper Sparrow
           Willow Flycatcher            Fox Sparrow
           Least Flycatcher            Song Sparrow
           Eastern Phoebe            Lincoln's Sparrow
           Great Crested Flycatcher            Swamp Sparrow
           Western Kingbird            White-throated Sparrow
           Eastern Kingbird            Harris's Sparrow
           Scissor-tailed Flycatcher            White-crowned Sparrow
           White-eyed Vireo            Dark-eyed Junco
           Yellow-throated Vireo            Summer Tanager
           Blue-headed Vireo            Scarlet Tanager
           Philadelphia Vireo            Northern Cardinal
           Warbling Vireo            Rose-breasted Grosbeak
           Red-eyed Vireo            Blue Grosbeak
           Blue Jay            Indigo Bunting
           American Crow            Dickcissel
           Fish Crow            Red-winged Blackbird
           Horned Lark            Eastern Meadowlark
           Purple Martin            Western Meadowlark
           Tree Swallow            Rusty Blackbird
           Northern Rough-winged Swallow            Brewer's Blackbird
           Bank Swallow            Common Grackle
           Cliff Swallow            Brown-headed Cowbird
           Barn Swallow            Orchard Oriole
           Carolina Chickadee            Baltimore Oriole

Have An Addition?

Please submit any new park species for inclusion on our checklist.