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

Total unique birds seen during this time period: 144

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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