Wildlife of Steamboat and Pearl Lake State Parks

Steamboat Lake and Pearl Lake State Parks are located in Routt County, 27 miles north of Steamboat Springs, Colorado. Steamboat Lake State Park is 2,820-acre (1,140 ha), established west of Hahns Peak in 1967, including a 1,101 acres (446 ha) reservoir. Park facilities include a ...more ↓

Boreal Toad 1
Anaxyrus boreas boreas
Boreal Chorus Frog 2
Pseudacris maculata
Western Chorus Frog 3
Pseudacris triseriata
Western Tiger Salamander 4
Ambystoma mavortium
Lewis's Woodpecker 6
Melanerpes lewis
Northern Flicker 7
Colaptes auratus
Red-naped Sapsucker 8
Sphyrapicus nuchalis
Downy Woodpecker 9
Dryobates pubescens
Hairy Woodpecker 10
Dryobates villosus
Western Screech-Owl 11
Megascops kennicottii
Great Horned Owl 12
Bubo virginianus
Long-eared Owl 13
Asio otus
Northern Saw-whet Owl 14
Aegolius acadicus
Belted Kingfisher 15
Megaceryle alcyon
Rock Pigeon 16
Columba livia
Mourning Dove 17
Zenaida macroura
Sora 18
Porzana carolina
Virginia Rail 19
Rallus limicola
American Coot 20
Fulica americana
Sandhill Crane 21
Antigone canadensis
Greater Sandhill Crane 13
Antigone canadensis tabida
Turkey Vulture 22
Cathartes aura
Sharp-tailed Grouse 23
Tympanuchus phasianellus
Lesser Yellowlegs 24
Tringa flavipes
Wilson's Snipe 25
Gallinago delicata
Spotted Sandpiper 26
Actitis macularius
Forster's Tern 27
Sterna forsteri
Black Tern 28
Chlidonias niger
Herring Gull 29
Larus argentatus
California Gull 30
Larus californicus
Ring-billed Gull 31
Larus delawarensis
Killdeer 32
Charadrius vociferus
American Avocet 33
Recurvirostra americana
Common Loon 13
Gavia immer
Eared Grebe 11
Podiceps nigricollis
Western Grebe 18
Aechmophorus occidentalis
Pied-billed Grebe 34
Podilymbus podiceps
White-faced Ibis 35
Plegadis chihi
American White Pelican 36
Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
Snowy Egret 37
Egretta thula
Great Blue Heron 18
Ardea herodias
Black-crowned Night-Heron 38
Nycticorax nycticorax
American Kestrel 39
Falco sparverius
Common Nighthawk 13
Chordeiles minor
Common Poorwill 40
Phalaenoptilus nuttallii
Broad-tailed Hummingbird 41
Selasphorus platycercus
Rufous Hummingbird 42
Selasphorus rufus
White-throated Swift 43
Aeronautes saxatalis
American Wigeon 14
Mareca americana
Gadwall 44
Mareca strepera
Northern Shoveler 45
Spatula clypeata
Cinnamon Teal 46
Spatula cyanoptera
Blue-winged Teal 14
Spatula discors
Northern Pintail 47
Anas acuta
Green-winged Teal 48
Anas crecca
Mallard 49
Anas platyrhynchos
Bufflehead 14
Bucephala albeola
Common Goldeneye 6
Bucephala clangula
Common Merganser 50
Mergus merganser
Lesser Scaup 51
Aythya affinis
Redhead 52
Aythya americana
Ring-necked Duck 14
Aythya collaris
Canvasback 13
Aythya valisineria
Ruddy Duck 11
Oxyura jamaicensis
Canada Goose 53
Branta canadensis
Wood Duck 54
Aix sponsa
Osprey 18
Pandion haliaetus
Golden Eagle 13
Aquila chrysaetos
Cooper's Hawk 55
Accipiter cooperii
Northern Goshawk 56
Accipiter gentilis
Sharp-shinned Hawk 57
Accipiter striatus
Northern Harrier 58
Circus hudsonius
Red-tailed Hawk 59
Buteo jamaicensis
Rough-legged Hawk 60
Buteo lagopus
Ferruginous Hawk 13
Buteo regalis
Swainson's Hawk 61
Buteo swainsoni
Bald Eagle 62
Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Purple Martin 63
Progne subis
Barn Swallow 64
Hirundo rustica
Tree Swallow 14
Tachycineta bicolor
Violet-green Swallow 65
Tachycineta thalassina
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 13
Stelgidopteryx serripennis
Cliff Swallow 66
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota
Brewer's Blackbird 67
Euphagus cyanocephalus
Brown-headed Cowbird 13
Molothrus ater
Western Meadowlark 44
Sturnella neglecta
Common Grackle 68
Quiscalus quiscula
Red-winged Blackbird 69
Agelaius phoeniceus
Northern Shrike 70
Lanius borealis
Loggerhead Shrike 44
Lanius ludovicianus
Black-capped Chickadee 71
Poecile atricapillus
Mountain Chickadee 13
Poecile gambeli
Red-breasted Nuthatch 72
Sitta canadensis
White-breasted Nuthatch 9
Sitta carolinensis
European Starling 73
Sturnus vulgaris
Rock Wren 13
Salpinctes obsoletus
House Wren 13
Troglodytes aedon
American Robin 74
Turdus migratorius
Hermit Thrush 67
Catharus guttatus

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