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bird list

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Ducks, Geese, Swans (Anatidae)

Mallard Duck

Florida Duck

Blue-winged Teal

Green-winged Teal


Lesser Scaup

Muscovy Duck

Northern Pintail

Black-bellied Whistling Duck

Red-breasted Merganser

Grebes (Podicipedidae)

Pied-billed Grebe

Pelicans (Pelicanidae)

White Pelican
Brown Pelican

Frigate birds (Fregatidae)

Magnificent Frigatebird

Cormorants (Phalacrocoracidae)

Double-crested Cormorant

Darters (Anhingidae)


Herons (Ardeidae)

Black-crowned Night Heron

Great Blue Heron

Little Blue Heron

Tricolored Heron

Snowy Egret

Great Egret

Cattle Egret

Green Heron

Yellow-crowned Night Heron

American Bittern

Ibis and Spoonbills (Threskiornithidae)

White Ibis
Roseate Spoonbill
Glossy Ibis

Storks (Ciconiidae)

Wood Stork

Stilts (Recurvirostridae)

Black-necked Stilt

Vultures (Cathartidae)

Black Vulture
Turkey Vulture

Hawks, Kites, Eagles, and Allies (Accipitridae)

Swallow-tailed Kite
Red-tailed Hawk
Red-shouldered Hawk
Sharp-shinned Hawk
Short-tailed Hawk
Cooper’s Hawk
Northern Harrier
Bald Eagle

Falcons (Falconidae)

Peregrine Falcon
American Kestrel

Osprey (Pandionidae)


Rails, Gallinules, and Coots (Rallidae)

Common Moorhen

American Coot

Purple Gallinule


Plover (Charadriidae)


Sandpipers (Scolopacidae)

American Woodcock

Greater Yellowlegs

Lesser Yellowlegs

Red Knot

Short-billed Dowitcher

Solitary Sandpiper


Wilson's Snipe

Gulls and Terns (Laridae)

Laughing Gull

Herring Gull

Least Tern

Pigeons and Doves (Columbidae)

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Common Ground-Dove
Eurasian Collared-Dove

Domestic Species

Domestic Chicken

Parrots (Psittacidae)

Rose-ringed Parakeet

Owls (Strigidae)

Barred Owl
Great Horned Owl

Goatsuckers (Caprimulgidae)

Common Nighthawk

Hummingbirds (Trochilidae)

Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Woodpeckers (Picidae)

Pileated Woodpecker
Downy Woodpecker
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Northern Flicker

Kingfishers (Alcedinidae)

Belted Kingfisher

Tyrant flycatchers (Tyrannidae)

Eastern Phoebe

Great Crested Flycatcher

Eastern Kingbird

Gray Kingbird

Shrikes (Laniidae)

Loggerhead Shrike

Jays and Crows (Corvidae)

Blue Jay
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Fish Crow

Swallows (Hirundinidae)

Tree Swallow

Purple Martin

Swifts (Apodidae)

Chimney Swift

Titmice (Paridae)

Tufted Titmouse

Wren (Troglodytidae)

Carolina Wren

House Wren

Starlings (Sturnidae)

European Starling

Mockingbirds and Thrashers (Mimidae)

Northern Mockingbird
Brown Thrasher
Gray Catbird

Thrushes (Turdidae)

Wood Thrush
Eastern Bluebird
American Robin

Gnatcatchers (Polioptilidae)

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Waxwings (Bombycillidae)

Cedar Waxwing

Vireos (Vireonidae)

White-eyed Vireo

Blue-headed Vireo

Wood Warblers (Parulidae)

Palm Warbler
Black-and-white Warbler
Common Yellowthroat
Magnolia Warbler
American Redstart
Pine Warbler
Yellow-rumped Warbler

Prairie Warbler

Cardinals (Cardinalidae)

Indigo Bunting
Northern Cardinal

Finches (Fringillidae)

American Goldfinch

Emberizids (Emberizidae)

Eastern Towhee

Swamp Sparrow

Blackbirds (Icteridae)

Baltimore Oriole

Boat-tailed Grackle

Common Grackle

Orchard Oriole

Red-winged Blackbird

Old World Sparrows (Passeridae)

House Sparrow