Bird Sightings test

Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge
Bird Sightings

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To find all unique birds sighted between any time period from July 2011 and today's date, click on the beginning date and ending date in the date boxes above and press submit. The default dates as shown are from January 1 to today's date.

The sightings below are a compilation of all the weekly bird sightings since the beginning of this year, January 1. The abundance symbols are designated as when first seen.

Good Luck and Happy Birding!

Greater White-fronted Goose **Peregrine Falcon ***Black-capped Chickadee
Snow Goose ***Virginia Rail Chestnut-backed Chickadee **
Ross's Goose ****Sora Bushtit **
Cackling Goose American Coot Red-breasted Nuthatch **
Canada Goose Sandhill Crane White-breasted Nuthatch
Trumpeter Swan ***Killdeer Brown Creeper **
Tundra Swan Greater Yellowlegs **Bewick's Wren
Wood Duck Lesser Yellowlegs ***House Wren **
Gadwall Western Sandpiper ***Pacific Wren **
Eurasian Wigeon **Least Sandpiper **Marsh Wren
American Wigeon Dunlin **Golden-crowned Kinglet
Mallard Long-billed Dowitcher **Ruby-crowned Kinglet **
Blue-winged Teal **Wilson's Snipe Swainson's Thrush
Cinnamon Teal Mew Gull ***Hermit Thrush ***
Northern Shoveler Ring-billed Gull ****American Robin
Northern Pintail California Gull ****Varied Thrush ***
Green-winged Teal Herring Gull ***European Starling
Canvasback ***Thayer's Gull ****American Pipit ***
Ring-necked Duck Glaucous-winged Gull **Orange-crowned Warbler
Lesser Scaup Rock Pigeon **Yellow-rumped Warbler
Bufflehead Eurasian Collared-Dove **Black-throated Gray Warbler **
Hooded Merganser Mourning Dove **Black-and-white Warbler
Common Merganser Barn Owl ***Common Yellowthroat
Ruddy Duck Great Horned Owl **Spotted Towhee
California Quail ****cuShort-eared Owl ***Savannah Sparrow
Pacific Loon ****Anna's Hummingbird **Fox Sparrow **
Pied-billed Grebe Rufous Hummingbird **Song Sparrow
Double-crested Cormorant Belted Kingfisher **Lincoln's Sparrow **
American Bittern Red-breasted Sapsucker **White-crowned Sparrow **
Great Blue Heron Downy Woodpecker **Golden-crowned Sparrow
Great Egret **Northern Flicker Dark-eyed Junco
Turkey Vulture **Pileated Woodpecker ***Red-winged Blackbird
Osprey Black Phoebe ***Western Meadowlark ***
Bald Eagle Say's Phoebe ****Yellow-headed Blackbird
Northern Harrier Hutton's Vireo ***Brewer's Blackbird **
Sharp-shinned Hawk ***Steller's Jay Brown-headed Cowbird
Cooper's Hawk ***Western Scrub-Jay Purple Finch **
Red-shouldered Hawk ****American Crow **House Finch
Red-tailed Hawk Common Raven **Lesser Goldfinch ****
Rough-legged Hawk **Tree Swallow American Goldfinch
American Kestrel Violet-green Swallow House Sparrow ***cu
Merlin ***Barn Swallow

** Uncommon
*** Occasional
**** Rare
ac Accidental
Cu Only at Carty Unit

Total unique birds seen during this time period: 125

Sightings this timeframe have been contributed by: Al Larrabee, Alex Chmielewski, Barry Woodruff, Jennifer Wolcott, Jim Danzenbaker, John Bishop, Ken Meyer, Linda Forsgren, Randy Hill, Roger Windemuth


For information contact Roger Windemuth

Note! All seasonal and abundance symbols and designations are taken from the Modified "Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge Wildlife Checklist"