LLELA Bird Checklist

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Sp Su Fa Wi
Greater White-fronted Goose R
U R
Snow Goose R
U U
Ross's Goose

X X
Canada Goose

U U
Tundra Swan


X
Wood Duck* U U U U
Gadwall U
C A
American Wigeon U
C C
Mallard* A A A A
Blue-winged Teal* U
U R
Cinnamon Teal


R
Northern Shoveler C
A A
Northern Pintail U
U U
Green-winged Teal U
C A
Canvasback U
U U
Redhead R
U R
Ring-necked Duck U
A A
Greater Scaup


X
Lesser Scaup U
U C
White-winged Scoter


X
Long-tailed Duck


X
Bufflehead U
U C
Common Goldeneye


U
Hooded Merganser*

U U
Red-breasted Merganser


R
Common Merganser


R
Ruddy Duck


U
Wild Turkey U U U U
Northern Bobwhite* R R R R
Common Loon R
R U
Pied-billed Grebe*

U U
Horned Grebe

U U
Eared Grebe

U U
Red-necked Grebe


X
American White Pelican U
C U
Brown Pelican X

X
Neotropic Cormorant U U U
Double-crested Cormorant U
A A
Anhinga


R
American Bittern R R R R
Least Bittern

X
Great Blue Heron* A A A A
Great Egret* C C C U
Tricolored Heron R R R
Snowy Egret* C C C
Little Blue Heron* C C C
Cattle Egret* A A A
Green Heron* C C C
Black-crowned Night-Heron* R R R
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron* U U U
White Ibis

U
White-faced Ibis

U
Glossy Ibis

X
Roseate Spoonbill

R
Wood Stork

X
Black Vulture* A A A A
Turkey Vulture* A A A A
Osprey* U R U U
White-tailed Kite R
R R
Mississippi Kite R
R
Bald Eagle


R
Northern Harrier U
U C
Sharp-shinned Hawk U
U U
Cooper's Hawk* U U U U
Red-shouldered Hawk* U U U U
Broad-winged Hawk U
U
Swainson's Hawk U R U
Red-tailed Hawk* A C A A
Ferruginous Hawk


R
Rough-legged Hawk


R
American Kestrel U R U C
Merlin R
R R
Peregrine Falcon R
R R
Prairie Falcon

R R
King Rail
R X R
Virgina Rail
X
R
Sora R
R R
Common Gallinule
R
R
American Coot U
U A
Sandhill Crane

U
Black-bellied Plover U
U
American Golden-Plover U
U
Semipalmated Plover U
U
Snowy Plover

R R
Killdeer* A C A A
Black-necked Stilt

R R
American Avocet

R R
Willet R


Greater Yellowlegs U
U U
Lesser Yellowlegs U
U R
Solitary Sandpiper U
U
Spotted Sandpiper U
U R
Upland Sandpiper U
U U
Long-billed Curlew R
R
Semipalmated Sandpiper U
U
Western Sandpiper U
U
Least Sandpiper C
C C
White-rumped Sandpiper U
R
Baird's Sandpiper U
U
Pectoral Sandpiper U
U
Dunlin R
R
Stilt Sandpiper U
U
Short-billed Dowitcher U
U
Long-billed Dowitcher R


Wilson's Snipe U
U U
American Woodcock


R
Wilson's Phalarope U
U
Franklin's Gull C
C R
Bonaparte's Gull U
U U
Ring-billed Gull C
C A
Herring Gull U
U U
Black-legged Kittiwake


X
Forster's Tern C U C C
Least Tern
U U
Black Tern U U U
Rock Dove A A A A
White-winged Dove U U U U
Mourning Dove* A A A A
Common Ground Dove
X

Inca Dove U U U U
Black-billed Cuckoo U R R
Yellow-billed Cuckoo* C C C
Greater Roadrunner* R R R R
Barn Owl R
R R
Eastern Screech-Owl U U U U
Great Horned Owl* U U U U
Barred Owl* U U U U
Short-eared Owl

R R
Common Nighthawk U U U
Common Poorwill X


Chuck-will’s-widow R R R
Chimney Swift A A A
Ruby-throated Hummingbird* C C C
Black-chinned Hummingbird* U U U
Belted Kingfisher* U U U U
Red-headed Woodpecker R R R R
Red-bellied Woodpecker* C C C C
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker R
U U
Ladder-backed Woodpecker* U U U U
Downy Woodpecker* C C C C
Hairy Woodpecker* R
R R
Northern Flicker

U U
Olive-sided Flycatcher R
R
Eastern Wood-Pewee U U U
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher U


Acadian Flycatcher U
U
Willow Flycatcher U
U
Alder Flycatcher U
U
Least Flycatcher U
U
Eastern Phoebe* U U U U
Say’s Phoebe

R
Ash-throated Flycatcher X
X
Great Crested Flycatcher* U U U
Western Kingbird* C C C
Eastern Kingbird C C C
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher* A A A R
Loggerhead Shrike* C C C C
White-eyed Vireo* U U U
Bell's Vireo R R R
Blue-headed Vireo U U U X
Warbling Vireo* U
U
Philadelphia Vireo R
R
Red-eyed Vireo* U U U
Blue Jay* A A A A
American Crow* A A A A
Purple Martin* A A A
Tree Swallow C
C
N. Rough-winged Swallow * U U U
Bank Swallow U U U
Cliff Swallow* U U U
Barn Swallow* A A A
Carolina Chickadee* A A A A
Tufted Titmouse* C C C C
Red-breasted Nuthatch


R
White-breasted Nuthatch


R
Brown Creeper U
U U
Rock Wren


X
Carolina Wren* C C C C
Bewick's Wren* C C C C
House Wren U
U R
Winter Wren U
U U
Sedge Wren U
U U
Marsh Wren U
U U
Golden-crowned Kinglet U
U U
Ruby-crowned Kinglet U
C C
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher* U U U R
Eastern Bluebird* C C C C
Veery U
U
Gray-cheeked Thrush U
U
Swainson's Thrush U
U
Hermit Thrush U
U U
Wood Thrush U
U
American Robin A U A A
Gray Catbird U
U
Northern Mockingbird* A A A A
Brown Thrasher U R U U
European Starling* A A A A
American Pipit U
U U
Sprague’s Pipit X
X X
Cedar Waxwing U
U C
Blue-winged Warbler U
U
Golden-winged Warbler U
U
Tennessee Warbler U
U
Orange-crowned Warbler

U U
Nashville Warbler U
U R
Northern Parula* U U U
Yellow Warbler U
U
Chestnut-sided Warbler U
U
Magnolia Warbler U
U
Black-throated Blue Warbler X
X
Yellow-rumped Warbler U
U A
Black-throated Green Warbler U
U
Blackburnian Warbler U
U
Yellow-throated Warbler R


Pine Warbler R
U U
Prairie Warbler
R X
Palm Warbler

X
Bay-breasted Warbler U
U
Blackpoll Warbler R


Cerulean Warbler R


Black-and-white Warbler U
U
American Redstart U
U
Prothonotary Warbler* U U U
Worm-eating Warbler R


Swainson's Warbler X


Ovenbird U
U
Northern Waterthrush U
U
Louisiana Waterthrush U
U
Kentucky Warbler R


Mourning Warbler U
U
Common Yellowthroat U
U U
Hooded Warbler R


Wilson's Warbler U
U
Canada Warbler U


Yellow-breasted Chat U
U
Summer Tanager* U U U
Scarlet Tanager X


Spotted Towhee U
U U
Eastern Towhee U
U U
Cassin's Sparrow U U

Tree Sparrow


R
Chipping Sparrow U
U U
Clay-colored Sparrow U
U
Field Sparrow C
C C
Vesper Sparrow C
C U
Lark Sparrow U
U
Savannah Sparrow C
C C
Grasshopper Sparrow R
R
Le Conte's Sparrow U
U U
Fox Sparrow U
U C
Song Sparrow C
C C
Lincoln's Sparrow U
C U
Swamp Sparrow U
U U
White-throated Sparrow U
U C
Harris's Sparrow U
U U
White-crowned Sparrow U
U C
Dark-eyed Junco U
U A
Lapland Longspur R
R R
Chestnut-collared Longspur R
R R
Northern Cardinal* A A A A
Rose-breasted Grosbeak U R U
Blue Grosbeak* U U U
Lazuli Bunting R
R
Indigo Bunting* C C C
Painted Bunting* C C C
Dickcissel* A A U
Bobolink R


Red-winged Blackbird* A A A A
Eastern Meadowlark* C C C C
Western Meadowlark U
U C
Yellow-headed Blackbird U
U
Rusty Blackbird


R
Brewer’s Blackbird R

R
Common Grackle* A A A A
Great-tailed Grackle* A A A A
Brown-headed Cowbird A A A A
Orchard Oriole U U U
Bullock's Oriole R
R
Baltimore Oriole* U U U
Purple Finch

R R
House Finch U U U U
Pine Siskin R
R R
American Goldfinch C
C C
House Sparrow* A A A A

Revised by Keith E. Lockhart and Kenneth L. Steigman (01/2016)

Abundance Codes Key

  • A - Abundant – should be seen easily
  • C - Common – likely to be seen
  • U - Uncommon – present but may not be seen
  • R - Rare – very rarely seen
  • X - Accidental – may be seen but not every year
  • * - Nested