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Gillian's 2006 list (1 Viewer)


Birding since 2006!
In rough taxonomical order. (This is the same as my life list.)

Last bird added: Northern Shrike, December 31, 2006.

1 Canada Goose (Branta canadensis)
2 Brant (Branta bernicla)
3 Wood Duck (Aix sponsa)
4 American Wigeon (Anas americana)
5 American Black Duck (Anas rubripes)
6 Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos)
7 Blue-winged Teal (Anas discors)
8 Green-winged Teal (Anas creca)
9 Ring-necked Duck (Aythya collaris)
10 Lesser Scaup (Aythya affinis)
11 Bufflehead (Bucephala albeola)
12 Common Goldeneye (Bucephala clangula)
13 Hooded Merganser (Lophodytes cucullatus)
14 Common Merganser (Mergus merganser)
15 Red-breasted Merganser (Mergus serrator)

16 Wild Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo)*

17 Horned Grebe (Podiceps auritus)

18 Double-crested Cormorant (Phalacrocorax auritus)

19 Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias)
20 Green Heron (Butorides virescens)
21 Black-crowned Night-Heron (Nycticorax nycticorax)
22 Turkey Vulture (Cathartes aura)

23 Osprey (Pandion haliaetus)
24 Northern Harrier (Circus cyaneus)
25 Sharp-shinned Hawk (Accipiter striatus)
26 Cooper's Hawk (Accipiter cooperii)
27 Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis)
28 Merlin (Falco columbarius)

29 Virginia Rail (Rallus limicola)
30 Common Moorhen (Gallinula chloropus)

31 Greater Yellowlegs (Tringa melanoleuca)
32 Lesser Yellowlegs (Tringa flavipes)
33 Solitary Sandpiper (Tringa solitaria)
34 Least Sandpiper (Calidris minutilla)
35 Wilson's Snipe (Gallinago gallinago)
36 Ring-billed Gull (Larus delawarensis)
37 Herring Gull (Larus argentatus)
38 Great Black-backed Gull (Larus marinus)
39 Common Tern (Sterna hirundo)

40 Rock Pigeon (Columba livia)
41 Mourning Dove (Zenaida macroura)

42 Great Horned Owl (Bubo virginianus)
43 Snowy Owl (Nyctea scandiaca)

44 Ruby-throated Hummingbird (Archilochus colubris)

45 Belted Kingfisher (Ceryle alcyon)

46 Red-bellied Woodpecker (Melanerpes carolinus)
47 Yellow-bellied Sapsucker (Sphyrapicus varius)
48 Downy Woodpecker (Picoides pubescens)
49 Hairy Woodpecker (Picoides villosus)
50 Black-backed Woodpecker (Picoides arcticus)
51 Northern Flicker (Colaptes auratu)
52 Pileated Woodpecker (Dryocopus pileatus)

53 Eastern Wood-Pewee (Contopus virens)
54 Alder Flycatcher (Empidonax alnorum)
55 Eastern Phoebe (Sayornis phoebe)
56 Great Crested Flycatcher (Myiarchus crinitus)
57 Eastern Kingbird (Tyrannus tyrannus)

58 Northern Shrike (Lanius excubitor)

59 Blue-headed Vireo (Vireo solitarius)
60 Warbling Vireo (Vireo gilvus)
61 Philadelphia Vireo (Vireo philadelphicus)
62 Red-eyed Vireo (Vireo olivaceus)

63 Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata)
64 American Crow (Corvus brachyrhynchos)
65 Common Raven (Corvus corax)

66 Tree Swallow (Tachycineta bicolor0

67 Black-capped Chickadee (Poecile atricapilla)

68 Red-breasted Nuthatch (Sitta canadensis)
69 White-breasted Nuthatch (Sitta carolinensis)
70 Brown Creeper (Certhia americana)

71 Carolina Wren (Thryothorus ludovicianus)
72 Winter Wren (roglodytes troglodytes)

73 Golden-crowned Kinglet (Regulus satrapa)
74 Ruby-crowned Kinglet (Regulus calendula)

75 Hermit Thrush (Catharus guttatus)
76 Wood Thrush (Hylocichla mustelina)
77 American Robin (Turdus migratorius)

78 Gray Catbird (Dumatella carolinensis)

79 European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris)

80 Cedar Waxwing (Bombycilla cedrorum)

81 Nashville Warbler (Vermivora ruficapilla)
82 Yellow Warbler (Dendroica petechia)
83 Chestnut-sided Warbler (Dendroica pensylvanica)
84 Magnolia Warbler (Dendroica magnolia)
85 Black-throated Blue Warbler (Dendroica caerulescens)
86 Yellow-rumped Warbler (Dendroica coronata)
87 Black-throated Green Warbler (Dendroica virens)
88 Palm Warbler (Dendroica palmarum)
89 Black-and-white Warbler (Mniotilta varia)
90 American Redstart (Setophaga ruticilla)
91 Ovenbird (Seiurus aurocapillus)
92 Common Yellowthroat (Geothlypis trichas)

93 Scarlet Tanager (Piranga olivacea)

94 American Tree Sparrow (Spizella arborea)
95 Chipping Sparrow (Spizella passerina)
96 Field Sparrow (Spizella pusilla)
97 Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia)
98 Swamp Sparrow (Melospiza georgiana)
99 White-throated Sparrow (Zonotrichia albicollis)
100 White-crowned Sparrow (Zonotrichia leucophrys)
101 Dark-eyed Junco (Junco hyemalis)
102 House Sparrow (Passer domesticus)

103 Northern Cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis)
104 Rose-breasted Grosbeak (Pheucticus ludovicianus)
105 House Finch (Carpodacus mexicanus)
106 American Goldfinch (Carduelis tristis)

107 Red-winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus)
108 Rusty Blackbird (Euphagus carolinus)
109 Common Grackle (Quiscalus quiscula)
110 Brown-headed Cowbird (Molothrus ater)

* Not truly countable, as the Wild Turkey was a recent introduction in the area (in the early 1990s).

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