Prairie SP

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Checklist of Birds

205 species recorded in this park (Updated: 7/30/2019)

           Black-bellied Whistling-Duck            Horned Lark
           Snow Goose            Bank Swallow
           Ross's Goose            Tree Swallow
           Greater White-fronted Goose            Northern Rough-winged Swallow
           Cackling Goose            Purple Martin
           Canada Goose            Barn Swallow
           Wood Duck            Cliff Swallow
           Blue-winged Teal            Carolina Chickadee
           Northern Shoveler            Black-capped Chickadee
           Gadwall            Tufted Titmouse
           American Wigeon            Red-breasted Nuthatch
           Mallard            White-breasted Nuthatch
           Northern Pintail            Brown Creeper
           Green-winged Teal            House Wren
           Ring-necked Duck            Winter Wren
           Hooded Merganser            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            Grasshopper Sparrow
           Double-crested Cormorant            Lark Sparrow
           American White Pelican            Chipping Sparrow
           Great Blue Heron            Clay-colored Sparrow
           Great Egret            Field Sparrow
           Cattle Egret            Fox Sparrow
           Green Heron            American Tree Sparrow
           Black Vulture            Dark-eyed Junco
           Turkey Vulture            White-crowned Sparrow
           Osprey            Harris's Sparrow
           Northern Harrier            White-throated Sparrow
           Sharp-shinned Hawk            Vesper Sparrow
           Cooper's Hawk            LeConte's Sparrow
           Bald Eagle            Henslow's Sparrow
           Mississippi Kite            Savannah Sparrow
           Red-shouldered Hawk            Song Sparrow
           Broad-winged Hawk            Lincoln's Sparrow
           Swainson's Hawk            Swamp Sparrow
           Red-tailed Hawk            Spotted Towhee
           Rough-legged Hawk            Eastern Towhee
           Ferruginous Hawk            Yellow-breasted Chat
           Barn Owl            Yellow-headed Blackbird
           Eastern Screech-Owl            Bobolink
           Great Horned Owl            Eastern Meadowlark
           Barred Owl            Western Meadowlark
           Short-eared Owl            Orchard Oriole
           Belted Kingfisher            Baltimore Oriole
           Red-headed Woodpecker            Red-winged Blackbird
           Red-bellied Woodpecker            Brown-headed Cowbird
           Yellow-bellied Sapsucker            Rusty Blackbird
           Downy Woodpecker            Brewer's Blackbird
           Hairy Woodpecker            Common Grackle
           Northern Flicker            Great-tailed Grackle
           Pileated Woodpecker            Ovenbird
           American Kestrel            Louisiana Waterthrush
           Merlin            Prothonotary Warbler
           Peregrine Falcon            Tennessee Warbler
           Prairie Falcon            Orange-crowned Warbler
           Great Crested Flycatcher            Nashville Warbler
           Western Kingbird            Kentucky Warbler
           Eastern Kingbird            Common Yellowthroat
           Scissor-tailed Flycatcher            American Redstart
           Olive-sided Flycatcher            Cerulean Warbler
           Eastern Wood-Pewee            Northern Parula
           Acadian Flycatcher            Magnolia Warbler
           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
           Yellow-throated Vireo            Northern Cardinal
           Philadelphia Vireo            Rose-breasted Grosbeak
           Warbling Vireo            Blue Grosbeak
           Red-eyed Vireo            Indigo Bunting
           Blue Jay            Painted Bunting
           American Crow            Dickcissel
           Fish Crow

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