Katy Trail SP

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Checklist of Birds

190 species recorded in this park (Updated: 4/16/2022)

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

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