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 ...more ↓

Yellow-billed Cuckoo 1
Coccyzus americanus
Black-billed Cuckoo 2
Coccyzus erythropthalmus
Downy Woodpecker 3
Picoides pubescens
Hairy Woodpecker 4
Picoides villosus
Pileated Woodpecker 5
Dryocopus pileatus
Red-bellied Woodpecker 6
Melanerpes carolinus
Northern Flicker 7
Colaptes auratus
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 2
Sphyrapicus varius
Barred Owl 3
Strix varia
Belted Kingfisher 8
Megaceryle alcyon
Rock Pigeon 9
Columba livia
Mourning Dove
Zenaida macroura
Sandhill Crane
Grus canadensis
Ruby-throated Hummingbird 10
Archilochus colubris
Chimney Swift 11
Chaetura pelagica
Ruffed Grouse 3
Bonasa umbellus
Wild Turkey 12
Meleagris gallopavo
White-rumped Sandpiper 2
Calidris fuscicollis
Least Sandpiper 13
Calidris minutilla
Semipalmated Sandpiper 14
Calidris pusilla
Short-billed Dowitcher 15
Limnodromus griseus
Lesser Yellowlegs 16
Tringa flavipes
Greater Yellowlegs 17
Tringa melanoleuca
Solitary Sandpiper 17
Tringa solitaria
Whimbrel 18
Numenius phaeopus
Wilson's Snipe 19
Gallinago delicata
Common Snipe 20
Gallinago gallinago
American Woodcock 2
Scolopax minor
Red Phalarope 21
Phalaropus fulicarius
Spotted Sandpiper 22
Actitis macularius
Forster's Tern 23
Sterna forsteri
Common Tern 24
Sterna hirundo
Bonaparte's Gull 17
Chroicocephalus philadelphia
Herring Gull 25
Larus argentatus
Ring-billed Gull 26
Larus delawarensis
Laughing Gull 2
Leucophaeus atricilla
Semipalmated Plover 28
Charadrius semipalmatus
Killdeer 29
Charadrius vociferus
Black-bellied Plover 17
Pluvialis squatarola
Black Guillemot 30
Cepphus grylle
Razorbill 31
Alca torda
Common Loon 2
Gavia immer
Red-throated Loon 32
Gavia stellata
Horned Grebe 17
Podiceps auritus
Red-necked Grebe 33
Podiceps grisegena
Pied-billed Grebe 34
Podilymbus podiceps
Great Blue Heron 35
Ardea herodias
Green Heron 36
Butorides virescens
Merlin 37
Falco columbarius
Peregrine Falcon 38
Falco peregrinus
American Kestrel 39
Falco sparverius
Common Nighthawk 2
Chordeiles minor
American Wigeon 40
Anas americana
Green-winged Teal 41
Anas crecca
Mallard 42
Anas platyrhynchos
American Black Duck 36
Anas rubripes
American Black Duck × Mallard Hybrid 43
Anas rubripes x platyrhynchos
Gadwall 44
Anas strepera
Bufflehead 45
Bucephala albeola
Common Goldeneye 46
Bucephala clangula
Barrow's Goldeneye 46
Bucephala islandica
Common Merganser 44
Mergus merganser
Red-breasted Merganser 47
Mergus serrator
Common Eider 48
Somateria mollissima
Black Scoter 17
Melanitta americana
White-winged Scoter 45
Melanitta fusca
Surf Scoter 45
Melanitta perspicillata
Lesser Scaup 49
Aythya affinis
Ring-necked Duck 45
Aythya collaris
Greater Scaup
Aythya marila
Ruddy Duck 50
Oxyura jamaicensis
Canada Goose 51
Branta canadensis
Wood Duck 52
Aix sponsa
Hooded Merganser 36
Lophodytes cucullatus
Long-tailed Duck 53
Clangula hyemalis
Osprey 35
Pandion haliaetus
Cooper's Hawk
Accipiter cooperii
Sharp-shinned Hawk 54
Accipiter striatus
Northern Harrier 55
Circus cyaneus
Red-tailed Hawk 56
Buteo jamaicensis
Red-shouldered Hawk 28
Buteo lineatus
Broad-winged Hawk 57
Buteo platypterus
Bald Eagle 58
Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Turkey Vulture 59
Cathartes aura
Double-crested Cormorant 39
Phalacrocorax auritus
Great Cormorant 39
Phalacrocorax carbo
Cliff Swallow 60
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota
Barn Swallow 61
Hirundo rustica
Tree Swallow 45
Tachycineta bicolor
Bank Swallow 62
Riparia riparia
Brown-headed Cowbird 2
Molothrus ater
Bobolink 63
Dolichonyx oryzivorus
Baltimore Oriole 64
Icterus galbula
Common Grackle 65
Quiscalus quiscula
Red-winged Blackbird 66
Agelaius phoeniceus
Northern Shrike 67
Lanius excubitor
Tufted Titmouse 68
Baeolophus bicolor
Black-capped Chickadee
Poecile atricapillus
House Sparrow 69
Passer domesticus

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