Birds of Kent Island

GAVIIFORMES Bird

Common Loon S

PROCELLARIIFORMES

Greater Shearwater S
Sooty Shearwater S
Manx Shearwater S
Wilson's Storm-Petrel S
Leach's Storm-Petrel 4000

PELECANIFORMES

Northern Gannet S
Double-crested Cormorant O; S

CICONIIFORMES

Great Blue Heron F
Green-backed Heron F, O
Black-crowned Night-Heron F, O
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron F, O

ANSERIFORMES

Brant A (in May)
Canada Goose I
Green-winged Teal F
American Black Duck I
Mallard F
Northern Pintail F, O
Blue-winged Teal F, O
American Wigeon F, O
Common Eider 1800
Black Scoter S (in May)
Surf Scoter S (in May)
White-winged Scoter S (in May)
Red-breasted Merganser F

FALCONIFORMES

Osprey S
Bald Eagle 3
Northern Harrier MI
Sharp-shinned Hawk MI
Cooper's Hawk MI
Northern Goshawk F, O
American Kestrel F (in May)
Merlin F
Peregrine Falcon F

CHARADRIIFORMES

Black-bellied Plover MI, M
Semipalmated Plover MI, M Killdeer F, O
Greater Yellowlegs MI, M
Lesser Yellowlegs MI, M
Solitary Sandpiper MI, F
Willet MI, I
Spotted Sandpiper F, O
Whimbrel MI, I
Ruddy Turnstone MI, M
Red Knot MI, F
Sanderling MI, I
Semipalmated Sandpiper MI, A (>10,000)
Western Sandpiper MI, F
Least Sandpiper MI, A (> 10,000)
White-rumped Sandpiper MI, I
Baird's Sandpiper MI, I
Pectoral Sandpiper MI, I
Purple Sandpiper MI, I
Dunlin MI, I
Buff-breasted Sandpiper MI, I
Short-billed Dowitcher MI, A (>5000)
American Woodcock MI, I Red-necked Phalarope S
Red Phalarope S
Bonaparte's Gull V
Herring Gull 10,000
Great Black-backed Gull 25
Black-legged Kittiwake S
Common Tern I, O
Arctic Tern S
Common Murre S
Razorbill S
Black Guillemot 150
Atlantic Puffin S

COLUMBIFORMES

Mourning Dove MI, I

CUCULIFORMES

Black-billed Cuckoo F, O
Yellow-billed Cuckoo MI

STRIGIFORMES

Short-eared Owl MI
Northern Saw-whet Owl F, O

CAPRIMULGIFORMES

Common Nighthawk MI

APODIFORMES

Ruby-throated Hummingbird MI, M

CORACIIFORMES

Belted Kingfisher F, O

PICIFORMES

Yellow-bellied Sapsucker MI
Downy Woodpecker MI Hairy Woodpecker MI
Black-backed Woodpecker V
Northern Flicker MI, A

PASSERIFORMES

Tyrannidae

Olive-sided Flycatcher MI
Eastern Wood-Pewee F
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher MI
Alder Flycatcher I
Least Flycatcher F
Eastern Phoebe MI
Great Crested Flycatcher MI
Eastern Kingbird I, O

Hirundinidae

Purple Martin V
Tree Swallow 60
Bank Swallow 8
Cliff Swallow 6
Barn Swallow 12

Corvidae

Blue Jay MI (F, O)
American Crow 30
Common Raven 6

Paridae

Black-capped Chickadee 8 (O)
Boreal Chickadee 6

Sittidae

Red-breasted Nuthatch I

Troglodytidae

Winter Wren I

Muscicapidae

Golden-crowned Kinglet I
Ruby-crowned Kinglet MI
Eastern Bluebird MI
Veery MI
Swainson's Thrush 6
Hermit Thrush MI
Wood Thrush MI
American Robin 4 (O)

Mimidae

Gray Catbird 10
Northern Mockingbird MI
Brown Thrasher MI

Bombycillidae

Cedar Waxwing 10 (O)

Sturnidae

European Starling 10

Vireonidae

Solitary Vireo MI
Warbling Vireo MI
Philadelphia Vireo MI
Red-eyed Vireo F, O

Emberizidae

    Parulinae

Tennessee Warbler F, O
Nashville Warbler F, O
Northern Parula 10
Yellow Warbler 50
Chestnut-sided Warbler MI
Magnolia Warbler 4
Cape May Warbler MI
Black-throated Blue Warbler MI
Yellow-rumped Warbler 8
Black-throated Green Warbler 20
Blackburnian Warbler 2 (O)
Pine Warbler MI
Palm Warbler MI, A
Bay-breasted Warbler 2 (O)
Blackpoll Warbler 16
Black-and-white Warbler F, O
American Redstart 30
Ovenbird MI
Mourning Warbler MI
Common Yellowthroat 40
Wilson's Warbler MI
Canada Warbler MI

    Thraupinae

Scarlet Tanager MI

    Cardinalinae

Northern Cardinal V
Rose-breasted Grosbeak MI

    Emberizinae

Indigo Bunting MI
Chipping Sparrow MI
Field Sparrow MI
Vesper Sparrow MI
Savannah Sparrow 200
Sharp-tailed Sparrow 6
Fox Sparrow MI
Song Sparrow 50
Lincoln's Sparrow MI
Swamp Sparrow MI
White-throated Sparrow F, O
White-crowned Sparrow MI
Dark-eyed Junco MI
Lapland Longspur MI

    Icterinae

Bobolink MI
Red-winged Blackbird 4 (O)
Eastern Meadowlark MI
Rusty Blackbird MI
Common Grackle 2 (O)
Brown-headed Cowbird MI
Northern Oriole MI

Fringillidae

Purple Finch MI
Red Crossbill MI
White-winged Crossbill MI
Pine Siskin MI
American Goldfinch MI
Evening Grosbeak MI

UNUSUAL SIGHTINGS 1987-1998 Red-headed Woodpecker, Fork-tailed Flycatcher, Prairie Warbler, Summer Tanager, Dickcissel, Orchard Oriole

Notes:

Abundance (based on observation and estimates):  1, F (few, <5), M (many, 5-100), A (abundant, > 100)

Status:  V (vagrant), MI (migrant), B (breeding)

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