Mark Twain SP

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Checklist of Birds

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

           Snow Goose            Eastern Phoebe
           Greater White-fronted Goose            White-eyed Vireo
           Canada Goose            Yellow-throated Vireo
           Wood Duck            Red-eyed Vireo
           Blue-winged Teal            Blue Jay
           Northern Shoveler            American Crow
           Gadwall            Horned Lark
           Mallard            Tree Swallow
           Northern Pintail            Northern Rough-winged Swallow
           Ring-necked Duck            Purple Martin
           Lesser Scaup            Barn Swallow
           Bufflehead            Cliff Swallow
           Common Goldeneye            Black-capped Chickadee
           Hooded Merganser            Tufted Titmouse
           Common Merganser            Red-breasted Nuthatch
           Red-breasted Merganser            White-breasted Nuthatch
           Ruddy Duck            Brown Creeper
           Northern Bobwhite            House Wren
           Wild Turkey            Winter Wren
           Pied-billed Grebe            Carolina Wren
           Rock Pigeon            Bewick's Wren
           Eurasian Collared-Dove            Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
           Mourning Dove            Golden-crowned Kinglet
           Yellow-billed Cuckoo            Ruby-crowned Kinglet
           Common Nighthawk            Eastern Bluebird
           Eastern Whip-poor-will            Wood Thrush
           Chimney Swift            American Robin
           Ruby-throated Hummingbird            Gray Catbird
           American Coot            Brown Thrasher
           American Avocet            Northern Mockingbird
           Killdeer            European Starling
           Least Sandpiper            Cedar Waxwing
           Long-billed Dowitcher            House Sparrow
           American Woodcock            House Finch
           Greater Yellowlegs            Purple Finch
           Bonaparte's Gull            American Goldfinch
           Franklin's Gull            Grasshopper Sparrow
           Ring-billed Gull            Lark Sparrow
           Herring Gull            Chipping Sparrow
           Caspian Tern            Field Sparrow
           Forster's Tern            Fox Sparrow
           Double-crested Cormorant            Dark-eyed Junco
           American White Pelican            White-crowned Sparrow
           Great Blue Heron            Harris's Sparrow
           Great Egret            White-throated Sparrow
           Green Heron            Song Sparrow
           Turkey Vulture            Swamp Sparrow
           Osprey            Eastern Towhee
           Northern Harrier            Yellow-breasted Chat
           Sharp-shinned Hawk            Eastern Meadowlark
           Cooper's Hawk            Baltimore Oriole
           Bald Eagle            Red-winged Blackbird
           Red-shouldered Hawk            Brown-headed Cowbird
           Broad-winged Hawk            Rusty Blackbird
           Red-tailed Hawk            Common Grackle
           Eastern Screech-Owl            Ovenbird
           Great Horned Owl            Blue-winged Warbler
           Barred Owl            Prothonotary Warbler
           Belted Kingfisher            Tennessee Warbler
           Red-headed Woodpecker            Nashville Warbler
           Red-bellied Woodpecker            Kentucky Warbler
           Yellow-bellied Sapsucker            Common Yellowthroat
           Downy Woodpecker            Northern Parula
           Hairy Woodpecker            Yellow Warbler
           Northern Flicker            Yellow-rumped Warbler
           Pileated Woodpecker            Prairie Warbler
           American Kestrel            Summer Tanager
           Merlin            Scarlet Tanager
           Great Crested Flycatcher            Northern Cardinal
           Eastern Kingbird            Rose-breasted Grosbeak
           Olive-sided Flycatcher            Blue Grosbeak
           Eastern Wood-Pewee            Indigo Bunting
           Acadian Flycatcher            Dickcissel

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