Trail of Tears SP

Finding birds in your state park.

  Download a Printable Checklist

Checklist of Birds

189 species recorded in this park (Updated: 9/28/2020)

           Snow Goose            Northern Rough-winged Swallow
           Ross's Goose            Purple Martin
           Greater White-fronted Goose            Barn Swallow
           Cackling Goose            Cliff Swallow
           Canada Goose            Carolina Chickadee
           Wood Duck            Tufted Titmouse
           Blue-winged Teal            Red-breasted Nuthatch
           Gadwall            White-breasted Nuthatch
           Mallard            Brown Creeper
           Northern Pintail            House Wren
           Green-winged Teal            Winter Wren
           Canvasback            Carolina Wren
           Ring-necked Duck            Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
           Lesser Scaup            Golden-crowned Kinglet
           Bufflehead            Ruby-crowned Kinglet
           Common Goldeneye            Eastern Bluebird
           Hooded Merganser            Veery
           Ruddy Duck            Gray-cheeked Thrush
           Northern Bobwhite            Swainson's Thrush
           Wild Turkey            Hermit Thrush
           Pied-billed Grebe            Wood Thrush
           Rock Pigeon            American Robin
           Eurasian Collared-Dove            Gray Catbird
           Mourning Dove            Brown Thrasher
           Yellow-billed Cuckoo            Northern Mockingbird
           Common Nighthawk            European Starling
           Chuck-will's-widow            Cedar Waxwing
           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
           Loggerhead Shrike            Prairie Warbler
           White-eyed Vireo            Black-throated Green Warbler
           Yellow-throated Vireo            Canada Warbler
           Blue-headed Vireo            Wilson's Warbler
           Philadelphia Vireo            Summer Tanager
           Warbling Vireo            Scarlet Tanager
           Red-eyed Vireo            Northern Cardinal
           Blue Jay            Rose-breasted Grosbeak
           American Crow            Blue Grosbeak
           Fish Crow            Indigo Bunting
           Bank Swallow            Dickcissel
           Tree Swallow

Have An Addition?

Please submit any new park species for inclusion on our checklist.