Birds of Wassumkeag Island (Sears Island)

This is an ongoing list of the birds found on and near Wassumkeag (Sears) Island. It is based on reported observations including events, bird counts and Ebird data. There may be other birds found on Sears Island, however, that have not been seen so are not included in this list. New species will ...more ↓

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Yellow-billed Cuckoo 1
Coccyzus americanus
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Black-billed Cuckoo 2
Coccyzus erythropthalmus
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Downy Woodpecker 3
Picoides pubescens
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Hairy Woodpecker 4
Picoides villosus
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Pileated Woodpecker 5
Dryocopus pileatus
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Red-bellied Woodpecker 6
Melanerpes carolinus
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Northern Flicker 7
Colaptes auratus
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Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2
Sphyrapicus varius
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Barred Owl 3
Strix varia
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Belted Kingfisher 8
Megaceryle alcyon
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Rock Pigeon 9
Columba livia
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Mourning Dove 10
Zenaida macroura
Sandhill Crane
Grus canadensis
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Ruby-throated Hummingbird 11
Archilochus colubris
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Chimney Swift 12
Chaetura pelagica
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Ruffed Grouse 3
Bonasa umbellus
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Wild Turkey 13
Meleagris gallopavo
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White-rumped Sandpiper 2
Calidris fuscicollis
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Least Sandpiper 14
Calidris minutilla
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Semipalmated Sandpiper 15
Calidris pusilla
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Short-billed Dowitcher 16
Limnodromus griseus
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Lesser Yellowlegs 17
Tringa flavipes
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Greater Yellowlegs 18
Tringa melanoleuca
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Solitary Sandpiper 18
Tringa solitaria
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Whimbrel 19
Numenius phaeopus
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Wilson's Snipe 20
Gallinago delicata
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Common Snipe 21
Gallinago gallinago
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American Woodcock 2
Scolopax minor
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Red Phalarope 22
Phalaropus fulicarius
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Spotted Sandpiper 23
Actitis macularius
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Forster's Tern 24
Sterna forsteri
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Common Tern 25
Sterna hirundo
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Bonaparte's Gull 18
Chroicocephalus philadelphia
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Herring Gull 26
Larus argentatus
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Ring-billed Gull 27
Larus delawarensis
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Laughing Gull 2
Leucophaeus atricilla
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Semipalmated Plover 29
Charadrius semipalmatus
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Killdeer 30
Charadrius vociferus
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Black-bellied Plover 18
Pluvialis squatarola
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Black Guillemot 31
Cepphus grylle
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Razorbill 32
Alca torda
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Common Loon 2
Gavia immer
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Red-throated Loon 33
Gavia stellata
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Horned Grebe 18
Podiceps auritus
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Red-necked Grebe 34
Podiceps grisegena
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Pied-billed Grebe 35
Podilymbus podiceps
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Great Blue Heron 36
Ardea herodias
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Green Heron 37
Butorides virescens
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Merlin 38
Falco columbarius
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Peregrine Falcon 39
Falco peregrinus
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American Kestrel 40
Falco sparverius
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Common Nighthawk 2
Chordeiles minor
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American Wigeon 41
Anas americana
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Green-winged Teal 42
Anas crecca
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Mallard 43
Anas platyrhynchos
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American Black Duck 37
Anas rubripes
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American Black Duck × Mallard Hybrid 44
Anas rubripes x platyrhynchos
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Gadwall 45
Anas strepera
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Bufflehead 46
Bucephala albeola
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Common Goldeneye 47
Bucephala clangula
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Barrow's Goldeneye 47
Bucephala islandica
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Common Merganser 45
Mergus merganser
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Red-breasted Merganser 48
Mergus serrator
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Common Eider 49
Somateria mollissima
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Black Scoter 18
Melanitta americana
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White-winged Scoter 46
Melanitta fusca
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Surf Scoter 46
Melanitta perspicillata
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Lesser Scaup 50
Aythya affinis
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Ring-necked Duck 46
Aythya collaris
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Greater Scaup 10
Aythya marila
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Ruddy Duck 51
Oxyura jamaicensis
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Canada Goose 52
Branta canadensis
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Wood Duck 53
Aix sponsa
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Hooded Merganser 37
Lophodytes cucullatus
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Long-tailed Duck 54
Clangula hyemalis
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Osprey 36
Pandion haliaetus
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Cooper's Hawk 55
Accipiter cooperii
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Sharp-shinned Hawk 56
Accipiter striatus
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Northern Harrier 57
Circus cyaneus
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Red-tailed Hawk 58
Buteo jamaicensis
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Red-shouldered Hawk 29
Buteo lineatus
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Broad-winged Hawk 59
Buteo platypterus
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Bald Eagle 60
Haliaeetus leucocephalus
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Turkey Vulture 61
Cathartes aura
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Double-crested Cormorant 40
Phalacrocorax auritus
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Great Cormorant 40
Phalacrocorax carbo
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Cliff Swallow 62
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota
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Barn Swallow 63
Hirundo rustica
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Tree Swallow 46
Tachycineta bicolor
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Bank Swallow 64
Riparia riparia
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Brown-headed Cowbird 2
Molothrus ater
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Bobolink 65
Dolichonyx oryzivorus
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Baltimore Oriole 66
Icterus galbula
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Common Grackle 67
Quiscalus quiscula
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Red-winged Blackbird 68
Agelaius phoeniceus
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Northern Shrike 69
Lanius excubitor
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Tufted Titmouse 70
Baeolophus bicolor
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Black-capped Chickadee 71
Poecile atricapillus
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House Sparrow 72
Passer domesticus

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