Pershing SP

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Checklist of Birds

219 species recorded in this park (Updated: 10/4/2022)

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

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