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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!

Cackling Goose Virginia Rail Barn Swallow
Canada Goose Sora Black-capped Chickadee
Tundra Swan American Coot Bushtit **
Wood Duck Sandhill Crane Red-breasted Nuthatch **
Gadwall Killdeer White-breasted Nuthatch
American Wigeon Greater Yellowlegs **Brown Creeper **
Mallard Lesser Yellowlegs ***Bewick's Wren
Cinnamon Teal Least Sandpiper **Pacific Wren **
Northern Shoveler Dunlin **Marsh Wren
Northern Pintail Long-billed Dowitcher **Golden-crowned Kinglet
Green-winged Teal Wilson's Snipe Ruby-crowned Kinglet **
Ring-necked Duck Ring-billed Gull ****American Robin
Lesser Scaup Herring Gull ***Varied Thrush ***
Bufflehead Thayer's Gull acEuropean Starling
Common Goldeneye **Glaucous-winged Gull **Orange-crowned Warbler
Hooded Merganser Eurasian Collared-Dove **Yellow-rumped Warbler
Common Merganser Mourning Dove **Common Yellowthroat
Ruddy Duck Barn Owl ***Spotted Towhee
Pied-billed Grebe Great Horned Owl **Savannah Sparrow
Double-crested Cormorant Short-eared Owl ***Fox Sparrow **
American Bittern Vaux's Swift Song Sparrow
Great Blue Heron Anna's Hummingbird **Lincoln's Sparrow **
Great Egret **Rufous Hummingbird **Swamp Sparrow ****
Black-crowned Night-Heron ****Belted Kingfisher **White-crowned Sparrow **
Turkey Vulture **Red-breasted Sapsucker **Golden-crowned Sparrow
Osprey Downy Woodpecker **Dark-eyed Junco
Bald Eagle Northern Flicker Red-winged Blackbird
Northern Harrier Pileated Woodpecker ***Western Meadowlark ***
Cooper's Hawk ***Steller's Jay Brewer's Blackbird **
Red-shouldered Hawk ***Western Scrub-Jay House Finch
Red-tailed Hawk American Crow Red Crossbill ****
Rough-legged Hawk ***Common Raven **Pine Siskin ***
American Kestrel Tree Swallow American Goldfinch **
Peregrine Falcon **N. Rough-winged Swallow **Evening Grosbeak ***

** Uncommon
*** Occasional
**** Rare
ac Accidental
unr Unrecorded
cu Only at Carty Unit

Total unique birds seen during this time period: 102

Sightings this timeframe have been contributed by: Al Larrabee, Alex Chmielewski, Barry Woodruff, Bob Flores, Jim Danzenbaker, Lyn Topinka, 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"