Prairie SP

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Checklist of Birds

201 species recorded in this park (Updated: 3/17/2018)

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

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