Lake of the Ozarks SP

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Checklist of Birds

197 species recorded in this park (Updated: 3/26/2017)

           Greater White-fronted Goose            Warbling Vireo
           Snow Goose            Red-eyed Vireo
           Ross's Goose            Blue Jay
           Cackling Goose            American Crow
           Canada Goose            Fish Crow
           Wood Duck            Purple Martin
           Gadwall            Tree Swallow
           American Wigeon            Northern Rough-winged Swallow
           Mallard            Bank Swallow
           Blue-winged Teal            Cliff Swallow
           Northern Shoveler            Barn Swallow
           Northern Pintail            Carolina Chickadee
           Green-winged Teal            Black-capped Chickadee
           Lesser Scaup            Tufted Titmouse
           Common Goldeneye            Red-breasted Nuthatch
           Hooded Merganser            White-breasted Nuthatch
           Common Merganser            Brown Creeper
           Northern Bobwhite            House Wren
           Greater Prairie-Chicken            Winter Wren
           Wild Turkey            Sedge Wren
           Pied-billed Grebe            Carolina Wren
           Red-necked Grebe            Bewick's Wren
           Rock Pigeon            Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
           Mourning Dove            Golden-crowned Kinglet
           Yellow-billed Cuckoo            Ruby-crowned Kinglet
           Black-billed Cuckoo            Eastern Bluebird
           Common Nighthawk            Gray-cheeked Thrush
           Chuck-will's-widow            Swainson's Thrush
           Eastern Whip-poor-will            Hermit Thrush
           Chimney Swift            Wood Thrush
           Ruby-throated Hummingbird            American Robin
           American Coot            Gray Catbird
           Semipalmated Plover            Brown Thrasher
           Killdeer            Northern Mockingbird
           Least Sandpiper            European Starling
           Pectoral Sandpiper            Cedar Waxwing
           Wilson's Snipe            House Sparrow
           American Woodcock            American Pipit
           Spotted Sandpiper            House Finch
           Solitary Sandpiper            Purple Finch
           Greater Yellowlegs            American Goldfinch
           Lesser Yellowlegs            Ovenbird
           Red Phalarope            Worm-eating Warbler
           Black-legged Kittiwake            Louisiana Waterthrush
           Bonaparte's Gull            Northern Waterthrush
           Black-headed Gull            Golden-winged Warbler
           Little Gull            Blue-winged Warbler
           Ring-billed Gull            Black-and-white Warbler
           Herring Gull            Prothonotary Warbler
           Caspian Tern            Tennessee Warbler
           Black Tern            Orange-crowned Warbler
           Forster's Tern            Nashville Warbler
           Pacific Loon            Kentucky Warbler
           Double-crested Cormorant            Common Yellowthroat
           American White Pelican            Hooded Warbler
           Brown Pelican            American Redstart
           Great Blue Heron            Northern Parula
           Great Egret            Magnolia Warbler
           Green Heron            Bay-breasted Warbler
           Yellow-crowned Night-Heron            Blackburnian Warbler
           Black Vulture            Yellow Warbler
           Turkey Vulture            Chestnut-sided Warbler
           Osprey            Blackpoll Warbler
           Mississippi Kite            Black-throated Blue Warbler
           Bald Eagle            Palm Warbler
           Northern Harrier            Pine Warbler
           Sharp-shinned Hawk            Yellow-rumped Warbler
           Cooper's Hawk            Yellow-throated Warbler
           Red-shouldered Hawk            Prairie Warbler
           Broad-winged Hawk            Black-throated Green Warbler
           Swainson's Hawk            Wilson's Warbler
           Red-tailed Hawk            Yellow-breasted Chat
           Eastern Screech-Owl            Eastern Towhee
           Great Horned Owl            Chipping Sparrow
           Barred Owl            Field Sparrow
           Belted Kingfisher            Lark Sparrow
           Red-headed Woodpecker            Savannah Sparrow
           Red-bellied Woodpecker            Fox Sparrow
           Yellow-bellied Sapsucker            Song Sparrow
           Downy Woodpecker            Lincoln's Sparrow
           Hairy Woodpecker            Swamp Sparrow
           Northern Flicker            White-throated Sparrow
           Pileated Woodpecker            White-crowned Sparrow
           American Kestrel            Dark-eyed Junco
           Merlin            Summer Tanager
           Peregrine Falcon            Scarlet Tanager
           Olive-sided Flycatcher            Northern Cardinal
           Eastern Wood-Pewee            Rose-breasted Grosbeak
           Yellow-bellied Flycatcher            Blue Grosbeak
           Acadian Flycatcher            Indigo Bunting
           Least Flycatcher            Red-winged Blackbird
           Eastern Phoebe            Eastern Meadowlark
           Say's Phoebe            Yellow-headed Blackbird
           Great Crested Flycatcher            Rusty Blackbird
           Eastern Kingbird            Common Grackle
           White-eyed Vireo            Brown-headed Cowbird
           Yellow-throated Vireo            Orchard Oriole
           Blue-headed Vireo            Baltimore Oriole
           Philadelphia Vireo

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