Battle of Athens SHS

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Checklist of Birds

135 species recorded in this park (Updated: 2/23/2020)

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

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