Trail of Tears SP

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Checklist of Birds

189 species recorded in this park (Updated: 5/19/2021)

           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            Ruby-crowned Kinglet
           Gadwall            Golden-crowned Kinglet
           Mallard            Cedar Waxwing
           Northern Pintail            Red-breasted Nuthatch
           Green-winged Teal            White-breasted Nuthatch
           Canvasback            Brown Creeper
           Ring-necked Duck            Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
           Lesser Scaup            House Wren
           Bufflehead            Winter Wren
           Common Goldeneye            Carolina Wren
           Hooded Merganser            Gray Catbird
           Ruddy Duck            Brown Thrasher
           Northern Bobwhite            Northern Mockingbird
           Wild Turkey            European Starling
           Pied-billed Grebe            Eastern Bluebird
           Rock Pigeon            Veery
           Eurasian Collared-Dove            Gray-cheeked Thrush
           Mourning Dove            Swainson's Thrush
           Yellow-billed Cuckoo            Hermit Thrush
           Common Nighthawk            Wood Thrush
           Chuck-will's-widow            American Robin
           Eastern Whip-poor-will            House Sparrow
           Chimney Swift            House Finch
           Ruby-throated Hummingbird            Purple Finch
           American Coot            Red Crossbill
           Killdeer            Pine Siskin
           Least Sandpiper            American Goldfinch
           American Woodcock            Lark Sparrow
           Wilson's Snipe            Chipping Sparrow
           Spotted Sandpiper            Clay-colored Sparrow
           Solitary Sandpiper            Field Sparrow
           Ring-billed Gull            Fox Sparrow
           Double-crested Cormorant            American Tree Sparrow
           American White Pelican            Dark-eyed Junco
           Great Blue Heron            White-crowned Sparrow
           Great Egret            White-throated Sparrow
           Snowy Egret            Savannah Sparrow
           Little Blue Heron            Song Sparrow
           Cattle Egret            Lincoln's Sparrow
           Green Heron            Swamp Sparrow
           Black-crowned Night-Heron            Eastern Towhee
           Black Vulture            Yellow-breasted Chat
           Turkey Vulture            Bobolink
           Osprey            Eastern Meadowlark
           Swallow-tailed Kite            Orchard Oriole
           Northern Harrier            Baltimore Oriole
           Sharp-shinned Hawk            Red-winged Blackbird
           Cooper's Hawk            Brown-headed Cowbird
           Bald Eagle            Rusty Blackbird
           Mississippi Kite            Common Grackle
           Red-shouldered Hawk            Ovenbird
           Broad-winged Hawk            Worm-eating Warbler
           Red-tailed Hawk            Louisiana Waterthrush
           Eastern Screech-Owl            Northern Waterthrush
           Great Horned Owl            Golden-winged Warbler
           Barred Owl            Blue-winged Warbler
           Belted Kingfisher            Black-and-white Warbler
           Red-headed Woodpecker            Prothonotary Warbler
           Red-bellied Woodpecker            Tennessee Warbler
           Yellow-bellied Sapsucker            Orange-crowned Warbler
           Downy Woodpecker            Nashville Warbler
           Hairy Woodpecker            Mourning Warbler
           Northern Flicker            Kentucky Warbler
           Pileated Woodpecker            Common Yellowthroat
           American Kestrel            Hooded Warbler
           Merlin            American Redstart
           Peregrine Falcon            Northern Parula
           Great Crested Flycatcher            Magnolia Warbler
           Eastern Kingbird            Bay-breasted Warbler
           Olive-sided Flycatcher            Blackburnian Warbler
           Eastern Wood-Pewee            Yellow Warbler
           Yellow-bellied Flycatcher            Chestnut-sided Warbler
           Acadian Flycatcher            Blackpoll Warbler
           Alder Flycatcher            Palm Warbler
           Willow Flycatcher            Pine Warbler
           Least Flycatcher            Yellow-rumped Warbler
           Eastern Phoebe            Yellow-throated Warbler
           White-eyed Vireo            Prairie Warbler
           Yellow-throated Vireo            Black-throated Green Warbler
           Blue-headed Vireo            Canada Warbler
           Philadelphia Vireo            Wilson's Warbler
           Warbling Vireo            Summer Tanager
           Red-eyed Vireo            Scarlet Tanager
           Loggerhead Shrike            Northern Cardinal
           Blue Jay            Rose-breasted Grosbeak
           American Crow            Blue Grosbeak
           Fish Crow            Indigo Bunting
           Carolina Chickadee            Dickcissel
           Tufted Titmouse

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