Battle of Athens SHS

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Checklist of Birds

156 species recorded in this park (Updated: 10/4/2022)

           Greater White-fronted Goose            Red-breasted Nuthatch
           Snow Goose            White-breasted Nuthatch
           Canada Goose            Brown Creeper
           Wood Duck            Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
           Gadwall            Carolina Wren
           Mallard            House Wren
           Blue-winged Teal            Winter Wren
           Northern Shoveler            Gray Catbird
           Ring-necked Duck            Northern Mockingbird
           Common Merganser            Brown Thrasher
           Cackling Goose            European Starling
           Wild Turkey            Eastern Bluebird
           Northern Bobwhite            Veery
           Pied-billed Grebe            Gray-cheeked Thrush
           Rock Pigeon            Swainson's Thrush
           Mourning Dove            Hermit Thrush
           Yellow-billed Cuckoo            Wood Thrush
           Common Nighthawk            American Robin
           Eastern Whip-poor-will            House Sparrow
           Chimney Swift            Eurasian Tree Sparrow
           Ruby-throated Hummingbird            Purple Finch
           Killdeer            House Finch
           Solitary Sandpiper            Pine Siskin
           Spotted Sandpiper            American Goldfinch
           American Woodcock            Eastern Towhee
           Ring-billed Gull            American Tree Sparrow
           Double-crested Cormorant            Chipping Sparrow
           Great Blue Heron            Field Sparrow
           Great Egret            Lark Sparrow
           Green Heron            Grasshopper Sparrow
           American White Pelican            Henslow's Sparrow
           Turkey Vulture            Fox Sparrow
           Osprey            Song Sparrow
           Bald Eagle            Lincoln's Sparrow
           Northern Harrier            Swamp Sparrow
           Cooper's Hawk            White-throated Sparrow
           Red-shouldered Hawk            White-crowned Sparrow
           Broad-winged Hawk            Dark-eyed Junco
           Red-tailed Hawk            Yellow-breasted Chat
           Eastern Screech-Owl            Bobolink
           Great Horned Owl            Eastern Meadowlark
           Barred Owl            Orchard Oriole
           Belted Kingfisher            Baltimore Oriole
           Red-headed Woodpecker            Red-winged Blackbird
           Red-bellied Woodpecker            Brown-headed Cowbird
           Yellow-bellied Sapsucker            Common Grackle
           Downy Woodpecker            Blue-winged Warbler
           Hairy Woodpecker            Golden-winged Warbler
           Northern Flicker            Tennessee Warbler
           Pileated Woodpecker            Orange-crowned Warbler
           American Kestrel            Nashville Warbler
           Olive-sided Flycatcher            Northern Parula
           Eastern Wood-Pewee            Yellow Warbler
           Acadian Flycatcher            Chestnut-sided Warbler
           Least Flycatcher            Magnolia Warbler
           Eastern Phoebe            Yellow-rumped Warbler
           Great Crested Flycatcher            Black-throated Green Warbler
           Eastern Kingbird            Blackburnian Warbler
           White-eyed Vireo            Yellow-throated Warbler
           Yellow-throated Vireo            Pine Warbler
           Blue-headed Vireo            Prairie Warbler
           Warbling Vireo            Palm Warbler
           Philadelphia Vireo            Bay-breasted Warbler
           Red-eyed Vireo            Black-and-white Warbler
           Blue Jay            American Redstart
           American Crow            Prothonotary Warbler
           Black-capped Chickadee            Worm-eating Warbler
           Tufted Titmouse            Ovenbird
           Horned Lark            Louisiana Waterthrush
           Purple Martin            Kentucky Warbler
           Tree Swallow            Common Yellowthroat
           Northern Rough-winged Swallow            Summer Tanager
           Bank Swallow            Scarlet Tanager
           Cliff Swallow            Northern Cardinal
           Barn Swallow            Rose-breasted Grosbeak
           Golden-crowned Kinglet            Blue Grosbeak
           Ruby-crowned Kinglet            Indigo Bunting
           Cedar Waxwing            Dickcissel

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