Here are lists of the birds and mammals we found on our trip. If the order seems a little strange, it's because it is my own interpretation of current information about what the taxonomic order should be.

BIRDS (179)


Ruddy Duck
Mute Swan
Trumpeter Swan
Canada Goose
Snow Goose
Common Goldeneye
Common Merganser
Wood Duck
Ring-necked Duck
Lesser Scaup
Blue-winged Teal
Northern Shoveler
American Wigeon
Northern Pintail
Green-winged Teal
Wild Turkey
Ruffed Grouse
Sharp-tailed Grouse
Gray Partridge
Ring-necked Pheasant
Pied-billed Grebe
Red-necked Grebe
Horned Grebe
Eared Grebe
Western Grebe
Clark's Grebe
Mourning Dove
Eurasian Collared-Dove
Rock Pigeon
Common Nighthawk
Chimney Swift
Ruby-throated Hummingbird
Black-billed Cuckoo
Sandhill Crane
Yellow Rail
American Coot
Common Loon
Double-crested Cormorant
American White Pelican
American Bittern
Black-crowned Night-Heron
Great Egret
Great Blue Heron
Snowy Egret
American Avocet
Upland Sandpiper
Marbled Godwit
Wilson's Snipe
Wilson's Phalarope
Red-necked Phalarope
White-rumped Sandpiper
Black Tern
Common Tern
Forster's Tern
Franklin's Gull
Ring-billed Gull
American Herring Gull
Turkey Vulture
Bald Eagle
Broad-winged Hawk
Swainson's Hawk
Red-tailed Hawk
Ferruginous Hawk
Northern Harrier
Short-eared Owl
Great Gray Owl
Belted Kingfisher
Northern Flicker
Pileated Woodpecker
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Downy Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
American Kestrel


Western Kingbird
Eastern Kingbird
Say's Phoebe
Eastern Phoebe

Olive-sided Flycatcher
Eastern Wood-Pewee
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher
Alder Flycatcher
Willow Flycatcher
Least Flycatcher
Yellow-throated Vireo
Blue-headed Vireo
Red-eyed Vireo
Loggerhead Shrike
Gray Jay
Blue Jay
Black-billed Magpie
American Crow
Common Raven
Tufted Titmouse
Boreal Chickadee
Black-capped Chickadee
Horned Lark
Bank Swallow
Tree Swallow
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
Purple Martin
Barn Swallow
Cliff Swallow
Golden-crowned Kinglet
Cedar Waxwing
Red-breasted Nuthatch
Brown Creeper
Winter Wren
Marsh Wren
Sedge Wren
Northern House-Wren
Gray Catbird
Brown Thrasher
European Starling
Eastern Bluebird
Swainson's Thrush
Hermit Thrush
American Robin
House Sparrow
Evening Grosbeak
House Finch
Purple Finch
Pine Siskin
American Goldfinch
Chestnut-collared Longspur
Black-and-white Warbler
Wilson's Warbler
Nashville Warbler
Connecticut Warbler
Mourning Warbler
Common Yellowthroat
American Redstart
Kirtland's Warbler
Cape May Warbler
Northern Parula
Magnolia Warbler
Blackburnian Warbler
Yellow Warbler
Chestnut-sided Warbler
Myrtle Warbler
Black-throated Green Warbler
Yellow-headed Blackbird
Western Meadowlark
Eastern Meadowlark
Red-winged Blackbird
Brown-headed Cowbird
Brewer's Blackbird
Common Grackle
Baltimore Oriole
Orchard Oriole
Grasshopper Sparrow
Clay-colored Sparrow
Chipping Sparrow
Dark-eyed Junco
White-throated Sparrow
Vesper Sparrow
Le Conte's Sparrow
Nelson's Sparrow
Savannah Sparrow
Baird's Sparrow
Song Sparrow
Swamp Sparrow
Spotted Towhee
Eastern Towhee
Rose-breasted Grosbeak
Indigo Bunting
Lazuli Bunting


Moose, Alces americanus
White-tailed Deer, Odocoileus virginianus
Red Fox, Vulpes vulpes
Northern River Otter, Lontra canadensis
American Badger, Taxidea taxus
Eastern Cottontail, Sylvilagus floridanus
Snowshoe Hare, Lepus americanus
Red Squirrel, Tamiasciurus hudsonicus
Eastern Gray Squirrel, Scirus carolinensis
Eastern Fox Squirrel, Scirus niger
Eastern Chipmunk, Tamias striatus
Richardson's Ground Squirrel, Urocitellus richardsonii
Thirteen-lined Ground Squirrel, Ictidomys tridecemlineatus
Woodchuck, Marmota monax
American Beaver, Castor canadensis
Common Muskrat, Ondatra zibethicus
Southern Bog Lemming, Synaptomys cooperi