Species List for Baker Prairie: Birds

Baker Prairie Bird List

(Compiled in October and November of 2014 by Disorganized Bird Club Members)

Species Winter   (Dec-Feb) Spring    (Mar-May) Summer (June-Aug) Fall              (Sept-Nov)
Snow Goose uncommon uncommon
Great Blue Heron

Ardea herodias

uncommon uncommon uncommon uncommon
Turkey Vulture

Cathartes aura

common common common common
Black Vulture

Coragyps atratus

uncommon uncommon uncommon uncommon
Northern Harrier

Circus cyaneus

uncommon —- —– —–
RedShouldered Hawk

Buteo lineatus

common common common common
RedTailed Hawk

Buteo jamaicensis

common common common common
Cooper’s Hawk

 

uncommon uncommon uncommon
Bald Eagle

Haliaeatus leucocephalus

uncommon —— —– —–
American Kestrel

Falco sparverius

fairly common uncommon rare uncommon
Merlin

 

rare
Northern Bobwhite

Colinus virgianus

uncommon uncommon uncommon uncommon
Upland Sandpiper

 

 

rare
Killdeer

Charadrius vociferous

common common common common
Mourning Dove

Zenaida macroura

common common common common
Eurasian Collared Dove

Streptopelia decaocto

common common common common
Rock Dove

Columba livia

common common common common
Blackbilled Cuckoo —- rare —- —-
YellowBilled Cuckoo

Coccytus americanus

—— uncommon uncommon —–
Chimney Swift

Chaetura pelagica

—– common (starting in mid to late spring) common uncommon
RubyThroated Hummingbird

A.      colubris

Common (starting mid to late spring) common common (through September)
Redheaded Woodpecker

Melanerpes erythrocephalus

uncommon uncommon uncommon uncommon
Redbellied Woodpecker

Melanerpes

carolinus

common common common common
Downy Woodpecker

Picoides pubescens

common common common common
Northern Flicker

Colaptes auratus

common common uncommon common
Pileated Woodpecker

Dryocopus pileatus

common common common common
Eastern Wood Peewee

Cantopus virens

—- common common
Willow Flycatcher

Empidonax trailli

—- common (beginning late spring) common —-
Eastern Phoebe

Sayornis phoebe

 

rare common (beginning mid to late spring) common common
GreatCrested Flycatcher

Myiarchus crinitus

—- common common —-
Eastern Kingbird

Tyrannus tyrranus

common common common thru early fall
Scissortailed Flycatcher

Tyrannus forticatus

common common Common thru early fall
Loggerhead Shrike

Lanius ludovaccaus

uncommon uncommon uncommon uncommon
 

RedEyed Vireo

Vireo olivaceous

common

common

Common thru early fall
Bell’s Vireo

Vireo belli

uncommon uncommon
WhiteEyed Vireo

Vireo griseus

common common Common thru early fall
Blue Jay

Cyanocitta cristata

Common Common Common Common
American Crow

Corvus brachyrhynchos

Common Common Common Common
Fish Crow

Corvus

uncommon uncommon
Horned Lark Rare Rare Rare Rare
Purple Martin

Progre subis

common common Common thru early fall
Northern RoughWinged Swallow

Stelgidopteryx

serripennis

uncommon uncommon Uncommon thru early fall
Barn Swallow

Hirundo rustica

common common Common thru early fall
Cliff Swallow uncommon uncommon Uncommon thru early fall
Tufted Titmouse

Baeolophus bicolor

Common Common Common Common
Carolina Chickadee

Poecile carolinesis

Common Common Common Common
Whitebreasted nuthatch

Sitta carolensis

Common Common Common Common
Carolina Wren

Thryothorus

ludovianus

Common Common Common Common
Marsh Wren Uncommon Uncommon Uncommon thru early fall
Sedge Wren Uncommon Uncommon Uncommon thru early fall
Eastern Bluebird

Sialia sialis

Common Common Common Common
American Robin

Turdus migratorius

Common Common Common Common
Gray Catbird

Dumetella carolinensis

Uncommon Uncommon Uncommon
Northern Mockingbird

Mimus polyglottus

Common Common Common Common
Brown Thrasher

Toxostoma rutum

Common Common Common Common
Yellow Warbler

Dendroica petechia

uncommon —- —-
Kentucky Warbler

 

uncommon uncommon Uncommon thru early fall
YellowRumped Warbler

Dendroica coronata

Common Common thru early spring Common
Common Yellowthroat

Geothlypis trichas

—- Common Common Common thru early fall
Yellowbreasted Chat

Icteria virens

—- Uncommon uncommon —-
Summer Tanager

Piranga rubra

Common beginning in late spring Common Common thru early fall
Northern Cardinal

Cardinalis cardinalis

Common Common Common Common
Blue Grosbeak

Guiraca caerulea

Common beginning mid to late spring Common
Indigo Bunting

Passerina cyanea

Common beginning mid to late spring Common Common thru early fall
Painted Bunting

Passerina ciris

Uncommon beginning late spring Uncommon Uncommon thru early fall
Dickcissel

Spiza americana

Common beginning mid to late spring Common Common thru early fall
Eastern Towhee

Pipilo erthyropthalmus

Common Common Common Common
Field Sparrow

Pusilla

Common Common Common Common
Chipping Sparrow

Spizella passerium

Common Common Common
Grasshopper Sparrow

Ammodramus savannarum

Uncommon Uncommon —-
 

 

Whitethroated Sparrow

Zonotrichia albicollis

Common

Common

Common

WhiteCrowned Sparrow

Zonotrichia

leucophrys

Common Common— Common
Song Sparrow

Melopiza melodia

Common Common– Common
Fox Sparrow Uncommon
LeConte’s Sparrow Rare
Lincoln’s Sparrow

Melopiza lincolnii

Uncommon Uncommon– —- Uncommon
Swamp Sparrow Common Common —- Common beginning late fall
Savannah Sparrow Common Common —- Common
Nelson’s Sparrow

 

DarkEyed Junco

Junco hyemalis

Common Common thru early spring Common beginning late fall
Eastern Meadowlark

Sturnella magna

Common Common Common Common
Brownheaded Cowbird

Molothrus ater

Common Common Common Common
Red-winged Blackbird

Agelaius phoeniccus

Common Common Common Common
Common Grackle

Quiscalis quiscalis

 

Common Common Common Common
Bobolink Uncommon
Orchard Oriole

Icterus spurius

Common beginning late spring Common Common
House Finch

Carpodacus mexicanus

Common Common Common Common
American Goldfinch

Carduelis tristis

Common Common Common Common
House Sparrow

Passer domesticus

Common Common Common Common

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