Katy Trail SP

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Checklist of Birds

177 species recorded in this park (Updated: 2/24/2020)

           Snow Goose            Black-capped Chickadee
           Greater White-fronted Goose            Tufted Titmouse
           Canada Goose            White-breasted Nuthatch
           Wood Duck            Brown Creeper
           Blue-winged Teal            House Wren
           Northern Shoveler            Winter Wren
           Gadwall            Carolina Wren
           Mallard            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            Grasshopper Sparrow
           American Woodcock            Lark Sparrow
           Wilson's Snipe            Chipping Sparrow
           Spotted Sandpiper            Clay-colored Sparrow
           Solitary Sandpiper            Field Sparrow
           Lesser Yellowlegs            Fox Sparrow
           Greater Yellowlegs            American Tree Sparrow
           Ring-billed Gull            Dark-eyed Junco
           Double-crested Cormorant            White-crowned Sparrow
           American White Pelican            Harris's Sparrow
           Least Bittern            White-throated Sparrow
           Great Blue Heron            Vesper Sparrow
           Great Egret            Savannah Sparrow
           Green Heron            Song Sparrow
           Turkey Vulture            Lincoln's Sparrow
           Northern Harrier            Swamp Sparrow
           Cooper's Hawk            Eastern Towhee
           Bald Eagle            Yellow-breasted Chat
           Red-shouldered Hawk            Eastern Meadowlark
           Broad-winged Hawk            Western Meadowlark
           Red-tailed Hawk            Orchard Oriole
           Eastern Screech-Owl            Baltimore Oriole
           Great Horned Owl            Red-winged Blackbird
           Barred Owl            Brown-headed Cowbird
           Belted Kingfisher            Rusty Blackbird
           Red-headed Woodpecker            Brewer's Blackbird
           Red-bellied Woodpecker            Common Grackle
           Yellow-bellied Sapsucker            Ovenbird
           Downy Woodpecker            Worm-eating Warbler
           Hairy Woodpecker            Louisiana Waterthrush
           Northern Flicker            Northern Waterthrush
           Pileated Woodpecker            Golden-winged Warbler
           American Kestrel            Blue-winged Warbler
           Merlin            Black-and-white Warbler
           Great Crested Flycatcher            Prothonotary Warbler
           Western Kingbird            Tennessee Warbler
           Eastern Kingbird            Orange-crowned Warbler
           Scissor-tailed Flycatcher            Nashville Warbler
           Eastern Wood-Pewee            Kentucky Warbler
           Acadian Flycatcher            Common Yellowthroat
           Alder Flycatcher            American Redstart
           Willow Flycatcher            Cerulean Warbler
           Least Flycatcher            Northern Parula
           Eastern Phoebe            Magnolia Warbler
           White-eyed Vireo            Yellow Warbler
           Yellow-throated Vireo            Chestnut-sided Warbler
           Blue-headed Vireo            Blackpoll Warbler
           Philadelphia Vireo            Palm Warbler
           Warbling Vireo            Yellow-rumped Warbler
           Red-eyed Vireo            Yellow-throated Warbler
           Blue Jay            Prairie Warbler
           American Crow            Black-throated Green Warbler
           Fish Crow            Wilson's Warbler
           Horned Lark            Summer Tanager
           Bank Swallow            Scarlet Tanager
           Tree Swallow            Northern Cardinal
           Northern Rough-winged Swallow            Rose-breasted Grosbeak
           Purple Martin            Blue Grosbeak
           Barn Swallow            Indigo Bunting
           Cliff Swallow            Dickcissel
           Carolina Chickadee

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