Bird Sightings 2016

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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 2016 to today's date.

House Sparrow Black-capped Chickadee Killdeer
Red-tailed Hawk (Harlan's) Barn Swallow Sandhill Crane
American Goldfinch Cliff Swallow American Coot
Pine Siskin Bank Swallow Sora
House Finch Northern Rough-winged Swallow Virginia Rail
Purple Finch Violet-green Swallow Peregrine Falcon
Bullock's Oriole Tree Swallow Merlin
Brown-headed Cowbird Purple Martin American Kestrel
Brewer's Blackbird Common Raven Rough-legged Hawk
Yellow-headed Blackbird American Crow Red-tailed Hawk
Western Meadowlark California Scrub-Jay Red-shouldered Hawk
Red-winged Blackbird Steller's Jay Cooper's Hawk
Black-headed Grosbeak Warbling Vireo Northern Harrier
Dark-eyed Junco Hutton's Vireo Bald Eagle
Golden-crowned Sparrow Northern Shrike Osprey
White-crowned Sparrow Eastern Kingbird Turkey Vulture
Harris's Sparrow Western Kingbird Black-crowned Night-Heron
White-throated Sparrow Pacific-slope Flycatcher Green Heron
Swamp Sparrow Willow Flycatcher Great Egret
Lincoln's Sparrow Western Wood-Pewee Great Blue Heron
Song Sparrow Olive-sided Flycatcher American Bittern
Fox Sparrow Pileated Woodpecker Double-crested Cormorant
Savannah Sparrow Northern Flicker American White Pelican
Spotted Towhee Hairy Woodpecker Western Grebe
Western Tanager Downy Woodpecker Pied-billed Grebe
Yellow-breasted Chat Red-breasted Sapsucker Ring-necked Pheasant
Wilson's Warbler Belted Kingfisher Ruddy Duck
Common Yellowthroat Rufous Hummingbird Common Merganser
MacGillivray's Warbler Anna's Hummingbird Hooded Merganser
Townsend's Warbler Vaux's Swift Common Goldeneye
Black-throated Gray Warbler Barred Owl Bufflehead
Yellow-rumped Warbler Great Horned Owl Lesser Scaup
Yellow Warbler Barn Owl Greater Scaup
Nashville Warbler Mourning Dove Ring-necked Duck
Orange-crowned Warbler Eurasian Collared-Dove Redhead
Cedar Waxwing Band-tailed Pigeon Canvasback
European Starling Rock Pigeon Green-winged Teal
Varied Thrush Glaucous-winged Gull Northern Pintail
American Robin Thayer's Gull Northern Shoveler
Swainson's Thrush Herring Gull Cinnamon Teal
Ruby-crowned Kinglet California Gull Blue-winged Teal
Golden-crowned Kinglet Ring-billed Gull Mallard
Marsh Wren Mew Gull American Wigeon
Pacific Wren Wilson's Phalarope Gadwall
House Wren Wilson's Snipe Wood Duck
Bewick's Wren Long-billed Dowitcher Tundra Swan
Brown Creeper Pectoral Sandpiper Trumpeter Swan
White-breasted Nuthatch Least Sandpiper Canada Goose
Red-breasted Nuthatch Western Sandpiper Cackling Goose
Bushtit Lesser Yellowlegs Greater White-fronted Goose
Chestnut-backed Chickadee Greater Yellowlegs

Total unique birds seen during this time period: 152

Sightings this timeframe have been contributed by: Al Larrabee, Alex Chmielewski, Barry Woodruff, Bill Bradford, Jennifer Wolcott, John Bishop, 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"

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