Pershing SP

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Checklist of Birds

219 species recorded in this park (Updated: 12/2/2020)

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

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