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!

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

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

Total unique birds seen during this time period: 90

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"