South Mountain Important Bird Area Bird List

Breeding Bird Atlas

  • BBA1 - Atlas of Breeding Bird in Pennsylvania, University of Pittsburgh Press, 1992; observations made 1985 - 1989.
  • BBA2 - Second Atlas of Breeding Birds in Pennsylvania, Penn State Press, 2012; observations made 2004 - 2009.
  • R - Recorded in eBird.

The definition of the terms confirmed, probable, and possible involves multiple factors. See the Breeding Bird Atlases for the complete definitions.

eBird - search eBird.org for details on sightings.

Ducks, Geese and Swans

Order: Anseriformes. Family: Anatidae

BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck                         Recorded in neighboring counties; Anser brachyrhynchus (A)
Greater White-fronted Goose                         Recorded in neighboring counties; Anser albifrons
Snow Goose                         Chen caerulescens
Ross’s Goose                         Recorded in neighboring counties; Chen rossii
Cackling Goose                     R   Branta hutchinsii
Canada Goose confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Branta canadensis
Brant                         Recorded in neighboring counties; Branta bernicla
Mute Swan                         Cygnus olor
Trumpeter Swan                         Recorded in neighboring counties; Cygnus buccinator
Tundra Swan     R R R R R       R R Cygnos columbianus
Wood Duck confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R   R R Aix sponsa
Gadwall     R R R R R           Anas strepera
Eurasian Wigeon     R                   Recorded in neighboring counties; Anas penelope
American Wigeon     R R R R R         R Anas americana
American Black Duck confirmed     R R R R R R R     Anas subripes
Mallard confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Anas platyrhynchos
Blue-winged Teal         R         R     Anas discors
Northern Shoveler     R R R R R       R   Anas clypeata
Northern Pintail       R     R           Anas acuta
Green-winged Teal       R R R       R     Anas crecca
Canvasback                         Aythya valisineria
Redhead     R             R     Aythya americana
Ring-necked Duck     R R R R R R R R R R Aythya collaris
Greater Scaup     R R R   R           Aythya marila
Lesser Scaup     R R R R R   R R   R Aythya collaris
Surf Scoter     R R R R   R       R Melanitta perspicillata
White-winged Scoter             R           Melanitta fusca
Black Scoter                         Recorded in neighboring counties; Melanitta americana
Long-tailed Duck     R R   R R           Clangula hyemalis
Bufflehead     R R R R R R R R   R Bucephala albeola
Common Goldeneye     R R R R             Bucephala clangula
Barrow’s Goldeneye                         Recorded in neighboring counties; Bucephala islandica (A)
Hooded Merganser possible   R R R R R R R R R   Lophodytes cucullatus
Common Merganser possible   R R R R R R   R   R Mergus merganser
Red-breasted Merganser     R R R R R R R R R   Mergus serrator
Ruddy Duck       R R R R R   R     Oxyura jamaicensis

New World Quail

Order: Galliformes. Family: Odontophoridae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Northern Bobwhite   possible                     Colinus virginianus

Pheasants, Turkeys, & Grouse

Order: Galliformes. Family: Phasianidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Ring-necked Pheasant confirmed possible         R           Phasianus colchicus
Wild Turkey confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Meleagris gallopavo
Ruffed Grouse confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R   R Bonsa umbellus

Loons

Order: Gaviiformes. Family: Gaviidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Red-throated Loon             R           Gavia stellata
Pacific Loon                         Recorded in neighboring counties; Gavia pacifica (A)
Common Loon     R R R R R R R R R R Gavia immer

Rails, Moorhen, Gallinule, and Coot

Order: Gruiformes. Family: Rallidae, Gruidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Virginia Rail               R         Rallus limicola
American Coot       R     R R         Meleagris gallopavo

Grebes

Order: Podicipediformes. Family: Podicipedidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Pied-billed Grebe probable   R R R R R R R R   R Podilymbus podicep
Horned Grebe     R R R R R R R R R   Podiceps auritus (A)
Red-necked Grebe     R                   Podiceps grisegena
Eared Grebe                         Recorded in neighboring counties; Podiceps nigricollis

Cormorants

Order: Suliformes. Family: Phalacrocoracidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Double-crested Cormorant     R R R R R R       R Phalacrocorax auritus

Bitterns, Herons and Egrets

Order: Pelecaniformes. Family: Ardeidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
American Bittern                       R Botaurus lentiginosus
Least Bittern                         Recorded in neighboring counties; lxobrychus exilis
Great Blue Heron possible possible R R R R R R R R R R Ardea herodias
Great Egret   possible     R             R Ardea alba
Cattle Egret                         Recorded in neighboring counties; Bubulcus ibis
Snowy Egret                         Recorded in neighboring counties; Egretta thula
Little Blue Heron                         2 sightings SGL 249; Egretta caerulea
Tricolored Heron                         Egretta tricolor; previously known as Louisiana Heron
Green Heron possible possible R R     R         R Butorides virescens
Black-crowned Night-Heron   possible       R           R Nycticorax nycticorax
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron                         Recorded in neighboring counties; Nyctanassa violacea
Glossy Ibis                         Recorded in neighboring counties; Plegadis falcinellus

New World Vultures

Order: Accipitriformes. Family: Cathartidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Black Vulture confirmed possible R R R R R R R R R R Coragyps atratus
Turkey Vulture possible confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Cathartes aura

Osprey

Order: Accipitriformes. Family: Pandionidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Osprey possible possible R R R R R R R R R R Pandion haliaetus

Hawks, Kites, and Eagles

Order: Accipitriformes. Family: Accipitridae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Bald Eagle     R R R R R R R R   R Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Northern Harrier         R               Circus cyaneus
Sharp-shinned Hawk confirmed possible R R R R R R R R R R Accipiter striatus
Cooper’s Hawk confirmed possible R R R R R R R R R R Accipiter cooperii
Northern Goshawk         R             R Sightings in 2004 and 2009; Accipiter gentilis
Red-shouldered Hawk confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Buteo lineatus
Broad-winged Hawk confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Buteo platypterus
Red-tailed Hawk confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Buteo jamaicensis
Rough-legged Hawk                         Buteo lagopus
Golden Eagle     R                   Aquila chrysaetos

Falcons

Order: Falconiformes. Family: Falconidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
American Kestrel possible confirmed R R R R R R R R   R Falco sparverius
Merlin     R R R R R R   R   R Falco columbarius
Peregrine Falcon     R                   Falco peregrinus

Cranes

Order: Gruiformes. Family: Gruidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Sandhill Crane         R               Also reported near edge of IBA in 2018. Grus canadensis

Lapwings and Plovers

Order: Charadriiformes. Family: Charadriidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Black-bellied Plover  

 

 

                    Recorded in neighboring counties; Pluvialis squatarola
Semipalmated Plover           R             Charadrius semipalmatus
Killdeer confirmed probable R R R R R R R   R R Charadrius vociferus

Stilts and Avocets

Order: Charadriiformes. Family: Recurvirostridae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
American Avocet  

 

          R       R Recurvirostra americana

Sandpipers, Curlews, Stints, Godwins, Snipes, and Phalaropes

Order: Charadriiformes. Family: Scolopacidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Greater Yellowlegs     R                   Tringa melanoleuca
Lesser Yellowlegs     R   R               Tringa flavipes
Solitary Sandpiper     R R R             R Tringa solitaria
Willet                         1 sighting, Red Rock Road, Tringa semipalmata
Spotted Sandpiper probable possible R R R R R R R R R R Actitis macularia
Upland Sandpiper                         Photographed by Society member, 2012 in Grasslands IBA; Bartramia longicauda (C)
Sanderling                         Recorded in neighboring counties; Calidris alba
Semipalmated Sandpiper           R R           Calidris pusilla
Least Sandpiper     R R R R             Sightings Gettysburg College & Cunningham Road' Calidris minutilla
Pectoral Sandpiper           R             Sightings in 2004 and 2008 at Mason-Dixon Farm; Calidris melanotos
Wilson’s Snipe           R             Gallinago delicata
American Woodcock confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R       Scolopax minor

Gulls and Terns

Order: Charadriiformes. Family: Laridae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Bonaparte’s Gull         R   R R     R   Chroicocephalus philadelphia
Ring-billed Gull     R R R R R R R     R Larus delawarensis
Herring Gull         R               Larus argentatus
Great Black-backed Gull                         Recorded in neighboring counties; Larus marinus
Caspian Tern                         Hydroprogne caspia
Black Tern                         Recorded in neighboring counties; Chlidonias niger

Pigeons and Doves

Order: Columbiformes. Family: Columbidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Rock Pigeon confirmed probable R R R R R R R R R R Columba livia
Eurasian Collared-Dove                         Recorded in neighboring counties; Streptopelia decaocto (C)
Mourning Dove confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Zenaida macroura

Cuckoos

Order: Cuculiformes. Family: Cuculidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Yellow-billed Cuckoo confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Coccyzus americanus
Black-billed Cuckoo possible confirmed R R R R R   R R   R Coccyzus erythropthalmus

Barn Owls

Order: Strigiformes. Family: Tytonidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Barn Owl confirmed possible     R               Tyto alba

Typical Owls

Order: Strigiformes. Family: Strigidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Eastern Screech-Owl confirmed probable R R R R R R R R R R Megascops asio
Great Horned Owl confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Bubo virginianus
Barred Owl confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Strix varia
Long-eared Owl             R           Asio otus
Short-eared Owl                         Asio flammeus
Northern Saw-whet Owl possible possible     R R R R R R R R Aegolius acadicus

Nightjars

Order: Caprimulgiformes. Family: Caprimulgidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Common Nighthawk possible   R R R R R R R R   R Chordeiles minor
Chuck-will's-widow     R   R R R           Antrostomus carolinensis
Eastern Whip-poor-will probable probable R R R R R R R R R R Antrostomus vociferus

Swifts

BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Chimney Swift confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Chaetura pelagica

Hummingbirds

Order: Apodiformes. Family: Trochilidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Ruby-throated Hummingbird confirmed   R R R R R R R R R R Archilochus colubris
Rufous Hummingbird                         Reported in Adams County in 2015; Selasphorus rufus

Kingfishers

Order: Coraciiformes. Family: Cerylidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Belted Kingfisher confirmed possible R R R R R R R R R R Megaceryle alcyon

Woodpeckers, Sapsuckers, and Flickers

Order: Piciformes. Family: Picidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Red-headed Woodpecker probable confirmed R R R R R R R R   R Melanerpes erythrocephalus
Red-bellied Woodpecker confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Melanerpes carolinus
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker possible possible R R R R R R R R R R Sphyrapicus varius
Downy Woodpecker confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Picoides pubescens
Hairy Woodpecker confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Picoides villosus
Northern Flicker confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Colaptes auratus
Pileated Woodpecker confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Dryocopus pileatus

Tyrant Flycatchers

Order: Passeriformes. Family: Tyrannidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Olive-sided Flycatcher     R R R R R R R R R R Contopus cooperi
Eastern Wood-Pewee confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Contopus virens
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher     R R R R R R       R Empidonax flaviventris
Acadian Flycatcher confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Empidonax virescens
Alder Flycatcher possible                     R Sightings 2006 and 2009; Empidonax alnorum
Willow Flycatcher probable possible R R R R   R R     R Empidonax traillii
Least Flycatcher probable possible R R R R R R R R R R Empidonax minimus
Eastern Phoebe confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Sayornis phoebe
Great Crested Flycatcher confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Myiarchus crinitus
Eastern Kingbird confirmed probable R R R R R R R     R Tyrannus tyrannus

Vireos

Order: Passeriformes. Family: Vireonidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
White-eyed Vireo possible confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Vireo griseus
Yellow-throated Vireo   confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Vireo flavifrons
Blue-headed Vireo confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Vireo solitarius
Warbling Vireo confirmed possible R R R       R R R R Vireo gilvus
Philadelphia Vireo     R R R R R R R   R R Vireo philadelphicus
Red-eyed Vireo confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Vireo olivaceus

Jays, Crows, Mapies, and Ravens

Order: Passeriformes. Family: Corvidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Blue Jay confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Cyanocitta cristata
American Crow confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Corvus brachyrhynchos
Fish Crow possible probable R R R R R R R R R R Corvus ossifragus
Common Raven probable confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Corvus corax

Larks

Order: Passeriformes. Family: Alaudidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Horned Lark     R R R R R R       R Eremophila alpestris

Swallows and Martins

Order: Passeriformes. Family: Hirundinidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Purple Martin confirmed   R R R R R R R R   R Progne subis
Tree Swallow confirmed   R R R R R R R R R R Tachycineta bicolor
Northern Rough-winged Swallow confirmed probable R R R R R R R R R R Stelgidopteryx serripennis
Bank Swallow confirmed probable R R R   R R       R Riparia riparia
Cliff Swallow confirmed       R   R R   R   R Petrochelidon pyrrhonota
Barn Swallow confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Hirundo rustica

Chickadees and Titmice

Order: Passeriformes. Family: Paridae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Carolina Chickadee confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Poecile carolinensis
Black-capped Chickadee confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Poecile atricapillus
Tufted Titmouse confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Baeolophus bicolor

Nuthatches

Order: Passeriformes. Family: Sittidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Red-breasted Nuthatch probable possible R R R R R R R R R R Sitta canadensis
White-breasted Nuthatch confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Poecile carolinensis

Treecreepers

Order: Passeriformes. Family: Certhiidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Brown Creeper confirmed probable R R R R R R R R R R Certhia americana

Wrens

Order: Passeriformes. Family: Troglodytidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Carolina Wren confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Thryothorus ludovicianus
House Wren confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Troglodytes aedon
Winter Wren     R R R R R R R R R R Troglodytes hiemalis
Sedge Wren                         1 sighting, Black Horse Tavern, 1988; Cistothorus platensis (C)
Marsh Wren                         Recorded in neighboring counties; Cistothorus palustris

Kinglets

Order: Passeriformes. Family: Regulidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Golden-crowned Kinglet   confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Regulus satrapa
Ruby-crowned Kinglet     R R R R R R R R R R Regulus calendula

Gnatcatchers

Order: Passeriformes. Family: Polioptilidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Polioptila caerulea

Thrushes

Order: Passeriformes. Family: Turdidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Eastern Bluebird confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Sialia sialis
Veery confirmed   R R R R R R R R R R Catharus fuscescens
Gray-cheeked Thrush     R R R   R R R R R   Catharus minimus
Swainson’s Thrush     R R R R R R R R R R Catharus ustulatus
Hermit Thrush confirmed probable R R R R R R R R R R Catharus guttatus
Wood Thrush confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Hylocichla mustelina
American Robin confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Turdus migratorius
Varied Thrush                       R Sightings in Caledonia SP, 2003 - 5; Ixoreus naevius

Mockingbirds and Thrashers

Order: Passeriformes. Family: Mimidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Gray Catbird confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Dumetella carolinensis
Northern Mockingbird confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Mimus polyglottos
Brown Thrasher confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Toxostoma rufum

Wagtails and Pipits

Order: Passeriformes. Family: Motacillidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
American Pipit       R R R             Anthus rubescens

Waxwings and Starlings

Order: Passeriformes. Family: Bombycilla and Sturnidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Cedar Waxwing confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Bombycilla cedarorum
European Starling confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Sturnus vulgaris

Wood Warblers

Order: Passeriformes. Family: Parulidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Blue-winged Warbler confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Vermivora cyanoptera
Golden-winged Warbler possible     R     R     R     Vermivora chrysoptera
Brewster’s and Lawrence’s Warblers                         Recorded in neighboring counties; Vermivora cyanoptera
Tennessee Warbler     R R R R R R R R R R Oreothlypis peregrina
Nashville Warbler     R R R R R R R R R R Oreothlypis ruficapilla
Northern Parula confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Setophaga americana
Orange-crowned Warbler       R   R   R     R R Vermivora celata
Yellow Warbler probable probable R R R R R R R R R R Setophaga petechia
Chestnut-sided Warbler probable possible R R R R R R R R R R Setophaga pensylvanica
Magnolia Warbler     R R R R R R R R R R Setophaga magnolia
Cape May Warbler     R R R R R R R R R R Setophaga tigrina
Black-throated Blue Warbler   confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Setophaga caerulescens
Yellow-rumped Warbler   probable R R R R R R R R R R Setophaga coronata
Black-throated Green Warbler probable confirmed R R R R R   R R R R Setophaga virens
Townsend’s Warbler                         Recorded in neighboring counties; Setophaga townsendi (A)
Blackburnian Warbler probable possible R R R R R R R R R R Setophaga fusca
Yellow-throated Warbler probable       R     R       R Recorded in neighboring counties; Setophaga dominica
Pine Warbler confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Setophaga pinus
Prairie Warbler confirmed probable R R R R R R R R R R Setophaga discolor
Palm Warbler     R R R   R R R R     Setophaga palmarum
Bay-breasted Warbler     R R R R R R R R R R Setophaga castanea
Blackpoll Warbler     R R R R R R R R R R Setophaga striata
Cerulean Warbler   probable R R R R R R R R R R Setophaga cerulea
Hooded Warbler confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Setophaga citrina
American Redstart confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Setophaga ruticilla
Black-and-white Warbler confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Mniotilta varia
Prothonotary Warbler                         Recorded in neighboring counties; Protonotaria citrea
Worm-eating Warbler confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Helmitheros vermivorus
Ovenbird confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Seiurus aurocapilla
Northern Waterthrush     R R R   R R R R   R Parkesia noveboracensis
Louisiana Waterthrush confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Parkesia motacilla
Connecticut Warbler         R           R R Oporornis agilis
Kentucky Warbler confirmed probable R R R R R R R R R R Geothlypis formosa
Mourning Warbler       R       R R     R Geothlypis philadelphia
Common Yellowthroat confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Geothlypis trichas
Wilson’s Warbler     R R     R R R R R R Cardellina pusilla
Canada Warbler   confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Cardellina canadensis
Yellow-breasted Chat confirmed probable R R R     R R R     Icteria virens

American Sparrows, Towees, and Juncos

Order: Passeriformes. Family: Emberizidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Eastern Towhee confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Pipilo erythrophthalmus
American Tree Sparrow       R R R R R R     R Spizella arborea
Chipping Sparrow confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Spizella passerina
Clay-colored Sparrow                         Recorded in neighboring counties; Spizella pallida
Field Sparrow confirmed confirmed R R R R R R   R R R Spizella pusilla
Vesper Sparrow possible     R   R   R       R Pooecetes gramineus
Savannah Sparrow       R R R       R   R Passerculus sandwichensis
Grasshopper Sparrow possible   R R R             R Ammodramus savannarum
Fox Sparrow     R R R R R R R R R R Passerella iliaca
Song Sparrow confirmed probable R R R R R R R R R R Melospiza melodia
Lincoln’s Sparrow     R R   R R R         Melospiza lincolnii
Swamp Sparrow possible probable R R R R R R R R R R Melospiza georgiana
White-throated Sparrow     R R R R R R R R R R Zonotrichia albicollis
White-crowned Sparrow       R R R R R   R   R Zonotrichia leucophrys
Dark-eyed Junco   possible R R R R R R R R R R Junco hyemalis

Cardinals, Grosbeaks, and allies

Order: Passeriformes. Family: Cardinalidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Summer Tanager                         Recorded in neighboring counties; Piranga rubra
Scarlet Tanager confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Piranga olivacea
Northern Cardinal confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Cardinalis cardinalis
Rose-breasted Grosbeak confirmed probable R R R R R R R R R R Pheucticus ludovicianus
Blue Grosbeak                         Passerina caerulea
Indigo Bunting confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Passerina cyanea
Painted Bunting                         Recorded in neighboring counties; Passerina ciris (C)
Dickcissel                         Spiza americana

Blackbirds, meadowlarks, cowbirds, grackles, and orioles

Order: Passeriformes. Family: Icteridae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Bobolink     R     R   R         Dolichonyx oryzivorus
Red-winged Blackbird confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R   R Agelaius phoeniceus
Eastern Meadowlark confirmed   R R   R R         R Sturnella magna
Rusty Blackbird                       R Euphagus carolinus
Common Grackle confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Quiscalus quiscula
Brown-headed Cowbird confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Molothrus ater
Orchard Oriole probable   R   R   R R R     R Icterus spurius
Baltimore Oriole confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Icterus galbula
Scott’s Oriole                         Recorded in neighboring counties; Icterus parisorum (A)

Finches

Order: Passeriformes. Family: Fringillidae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
Purple Finch possible   R R R R R R R R R R Haemorhous purpureus
House Finch confirmed possible R R R R R R R R R R Haemorhous mexicanus
Red Crossbill         R       R R   R Loxia curvirostra
White-winged Crossbill                 R R   R Loxia leucoptera
Common Redpoll             R   R R     Acanthis flammea
Hoary Redpoll                         Recorded in neighboring counties; Acanthis pinus (A)
Pine Siskin     R R R R R R R R R R Spinus pinus
American Goldfinch confirmed probable R R R R R R R R R R Spinus tristis
Evening Grosbeak       R               R Recorded in neighboring counties; Coccothraustes vespertinus

Old World Sparrows

Order: Passeriformes. Family: Passeridae
BBA1 BBA2 eBird 2019 eBird 2018 eBird 2017 eBird 2016 eBird 2015 eBird 2014 eBird 2013 eBird 2012 eBird 2011 eBird <2011 Comments
House Sparrow confirmed confirmed R R R R R R R R R R Passer domesticus