Birds of Upper Green River

Some birds commonly encountered while floating or hiking along the upper Green River. Most selections are either common resident birds frequently observed spring, summer or fall or transient birds frequently observed migrating during the spring or early summer. Not an exhaustive list this ...more ↓

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Northern Cardinal 1
Cardinalis cardinalis
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Song Sparrow 2
Melospiza melodia
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Field Sparrow 3
Spizella pusilla
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Eastern Towhee 4
Pipilo erythrophthalmus
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Indigo Bunting 5
Passerina cyanea
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Blue Jay 6
Cyanocitta cristata
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Tufted Titmouse 7
Baeolophus bicolor
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Carolina Chickadee 8
Poecile carolinensis
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Red-bellied Woodpecker 9
Melanerpes carolinus
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Red-headed Woodpecker 10
Melanerpes erythrocephalus
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Downy Woodpecker 11
Dryobates pubescens
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Pileated Woodpecker 12
Dryocopus pileatus
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Great Crested Flycatcher 13
Myiarchus crinitus
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Eastern Wood-Pewee 13
Contopus virens
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Eastern Phoebe 14
Sayornis phoebe
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Acadian Flycatcher 3
Empidonax virescens
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Barred Owl 15
Strix varia
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Eastern Screech-Owl 16
Megascops asio
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Wood Duck 17
Aix sponsa
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Mallard 15
Anas platyrhynchos
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Great Blue Heron 18
Ardea herodias
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Green Heron 19
Butorides virescens
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Osprey 20
Pandion haliaetus
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Prothonotary Warbler 21
Protonotaria citrea
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Louisiana Waterthrush 22
Parkesia motacilla
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Carolina Wren 23
Thryothorus ludovicianus
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Yellow-throated Warbler 24
Setophaga dominica
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Red-eyed Vireo 10
Vireo olivaceus
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Summer Tanager 25
Piranga rubra
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Belted Kingfisher 26
Megaceryle alcyon
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Cliff Swallow 27
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota
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Tree Swallow 28
Tachycineta bicolor
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Northern Parula 8
Setophaga americana
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White-breasted Nuthatch 29
Sitta carolinensis
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American Crow 30
Corvus brachyrhynchos
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Red-winged Blackbird 31
Agelaius phoeniceus
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Turkey Vulture 32
Cathartes aura
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Black Vulture 33
Coragyps atratus
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Swamp Sparrow 21
Melospiza georgiana
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Field Sparrow 3
Spizella pusilla
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Yellow-billed Cuckoo 34
Coccyzus americanus
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White-eyed Vireo 35
Vireo griseus
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Red-tailed Hawk 36
Buteo jamaicensis
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Red-shouldered Hawk 37
Buteo lineatus
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Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 13
Polioptila caerulea
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Least Flycatcher 21
Empidonax minimus
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Black-and-white Warbler 38
Mniotilta varia
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Common Yellowthroat 39
Geothlypis trichas
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Kentucky Warbler 40
Geothlypis formosa
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Yellow Warbler 3
Setophaga petechia
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Yellow-breasted Chat 32
Icteria virens
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American Goldfinch 41
Spinus tristis
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Hooded Warbler 42
Setophaga citrina
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Prairie Warbler 43
Setophaga discolor
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Palm Warbler 44
Setophaga palmarum
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Great Horned Owl 45
Bubo virginianus
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Ruby-throated Hummingbird 46
Archilochus colubris
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Eastern Towhee 4
Pipilo erythrophthalmus
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Wild Turkey 47
Meleagris gallopavo

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