Birds

Here’s the list of birds that we (mostly Andy) have seen thus far, in the approximate order of sighting.

Bald eagles
Pied billed grebes
Tundra swans
Kingfisher
American white pelicans
Mallard
Canada geese
Laughing gulls
Yellow shafted flicker
Cormorant
Cattle egret
Great blue heron
Red tailed hawk
Cooper’s hawk
Black-backed vulture
Turkey vulture
Common crow
Pigeon
Morning dove
Red winged black bird
Common grackle
White throated sparrow
Robin
Junco
Cardinal
Domestic geese
Domestic ducks
Kestrel – sparrow hawk
Killdeer
Brown headed cowbird
Sandhill cranes
Red bellied woodpecker
English sparrow
Starlings
Downy or hairy woodpecker
Eastern blue bird
Osprey
Little blue heron
Coot (duck)
Plastic ducks – decoy
Pileated woodpecker
Bluejay
Tree swallow
Wild Turkey – twenty of them at once!
Downy woodpecker
Little egret
Tufted titmouse
Northern mockingbird
White breasted nuthatch
Black capped chickadee
Yellow rumped warbler
Rufous sided towhee (Andy heard but did not see)
Carolina wren (Andy heard but did not see)
Concrete goose
Red headed woodpecker
Black skimmer
Forster’s tern (winter plumage)
Purple finch
Brown pelican
Hummingbird (species unidentified – flew in front of Rex’s face on Wed night 11/9)
Gannet
Yellow rumped warbler (flew onto our stern)
Black-crowned Night heron
Great egret
Boat-tailed grackle
Magnificent frigate bird
Green heron
Sanderlings
Limpkin
Great horned owl – heard
Tricolor heron
Anhinga
White Ibis
Sandhill cranes
Wood stork
Snowy egret

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