Lake of the Ozarks SP

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Checklist of Birds

198 species recorded in this park (Updated: 9/27/2020)

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

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