Battle of Athens SHS

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Checklist of Birds

114 species recorded in this park (Updated: 11/16/2017)

           Canada Goose            Wood Thrush
           Wood Duck            American Robin
           Mallard            Gray Catbird
           Northern Bobwhite            Brown Thrasher
           Wild Turkey            Northern Mockingbird
           Mourning Dove            European Starling
           Yellow-billed Cuckoo            Cedar Waxwing
           Common Nighthawk            House Sparrow
           Chimney Swift            Purple Finch
           Ruby-throated Hummingbird            American Goldfinch
           Killdeer            Eastern Towhee
           Spotted Sandpiper            Chipping Sparrow
           Great Blue Heron            Field Sparrow
           Green Heron            Lark Sparrow
           Turkey Vulture            Grasshopper Sparrow
           Osprey            Henslow's Sparrow
           Cooper's Hawk            Fox Sparrow
           Bald Eagle            Song Sparrow
           Broad-winged Hawk            Swamp Sparrow
           Red-tailed Hawk            White-throated Sparrow
           Barred Owl            Dark-eyed Junco
           Belted Kingfisher            Yellow-breasted Chat
           Red-headed Woodpecker            Eastern Meadowlark
           Red-bellied Woodpecker            Orchard Oriole
           Downy Woodpecker            Baltimore Oriole
           Hairy Woodpecker            Red-winged Blackbird
           Northern Flicker            Brown-headed Cowbird
           Pileated Woodpecker            Common Grackle
           American Kestrel            Ovenbird
           Great Crested Flycatcher            Worm-eating Warbler
           Eastern Kingbird            Louisiana Waterthrush
           Olive-sided Flycatcher            Golden-winged Warbler
           Eastern Wood-Pewee            Blue-winged Warbler
           Acadian Flycatcher            Black-and-white Warbler
           Least Flycatcher            Prothonotary Warbler
           Eastern Phoebe            Tennessee Warbler
           White-eyed Vireo            Nashville Warbler
           Yellow-throated Vireo            Kentucky Warbler
           Philadelphia Vireo            Common Yellowthroat
           Warbling Vireo            American Redstart
           Red-eyed Vireo            Northern Parula
           Blue Jay            Magnolia Warbler
           American Crow            Bay-breasted Warbler
           Tree Swallow            Blackburnian Warbler
           Northern Rough-winged Swallow            Yellow Warbler
           Bank Swallow            Chestnut-sided Warbler
           Cliff Swallow            Palm Warbler
           Barn Swallow            Yellow-rumped Warbler
           Black-capped Chickadee            Prairie Warbler
           Tufted Titmouse            Black-throated Green Warbler
           Red-breasted Nuthatch            Summer Tanager
           White-breasted Nuthatch            Scarlet Tanager
           House Wren            Northern Cardinal
           Carolina Wren            Rose-breasted Grosbeak
           Blue-gray Gnatcatcher            Blue Grosbeak
           Eastern Bluebird            Indigo Bunting
           Swainson's Thrush            Dickcissel

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