April Follow the Birds to Biggest Week in American Birding

April 30-May 6, 2016 – Follow the Birds to Biggest Week in American Birding Total: 148


Total Species by Day 70 68 83 84 83 0 0 148
Species 4/30 5/1 5/2 5/3 5/4 5/5 5/6 Tour
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck
Fulvous Whistling-Duck
Snow Goose
Canada Goose X X X X X X
Mute Swan
Trumpeter Swan X X X X
Tundra Swan
Wood Duck X X X X X X
Eurasian Wigeon
American Wigeon
American Black Duck
Mallard X X X X
Blue-winged Teal X X X X
Northern Shoveler X X
Northern Pintail
Green-winged Teal
Ring-necked Duck
Greater Scaup
Lesser Scaup X X X
Surf Scoter
White-winged Scoter
Black Scoter
Long-tailed Duck
Common Goldeneye
Hooded Merganser
Common Merganser
Red-breasted Merganser X X
Ruddy Duck
Northern Bobwhite
Ring-necked Pheasant X X
Ruffed Grouse X X
Wild Turkey
Red-throated Loon
Pacific Loon
Common Loon
Pied-billed Grebe
Horned Grebe
Red-necked Grebe
Eared Grebe
Neotropic Cormorant
Double-crested Cormorant X X X
American White Pelican
Brown Pelican
American Bittern
Least Bittern
Great Blue Heron X X X X X
Great Egret X X X
Snowy Egret X X
Little Blue Heron
Tricolored Heron
Cattle Egret
Green Heron X X X
Black-crowned Night-Heron
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron
White Ibis
Glossy Ibis
White-faced Ibis
Black Vulture X X
Turkey Vulture X X X X X X
Swallow-tailed Kite
Mississippi Kite
Bald Eagle X X X
Northern Harrier X X
Sharp-shinned Hawk X X
Cooper’s Hawk X X X X
Northern Goshawk
Red-shouldered Hawk X X X
Broad-winged Hawk X X
Red-tailed Hawk X X X X X X
Rough-legged Hawk X X
Golden Eagle
Yellow Rail
Black Rail
King Rail
Virginia Rail X X
Purple Gallinule
Common Gallinule
American Coot X X X X
Sandhill Crane X X X
Black-necked Stilt
American Avocet
Black-bellied Plover
American Golden-Plover
Semipalmated Plover
Piping Plover
Killdeer X X X X X
Spotted Sandpiper
Solitary Sandpiper X X X
Greater Yellowlegs
Lesser Yellowlegs X X
Upland Sandpiper
Hudsonian Godwit
Marbled Godwit
Ruddy Turnstone
Stilt Sandpiper
Curlew Sandpiper
Baird’s Sandpiper
Least Sandpiper
White-rumped Sandpiper
Pectoral Sandpiper
Semipalmated Sandpiper
Western Sandpiper
Short-billed Dowitcher
Long-billed Dowitcher
Wilson’s Snipe
American Woodcock X X
Wilson’s Phalarope
Red-necked Phalarope
Pomarine Jaeger
Bonaparte’s Gull X X
Laughing Gull
Franklin’s Gull
Ring-billed Gull X X X
Herring Gull X X X
Lesser Black-backed Gull
Great Black-backed Gull
Caspian Tern X X
Black Tern
Common Tern X X X
Forster’s Tern
Royal Tern
Rock Pigeon X X X X X X
Eurasian Collared-Dove
White-winged Dove
Mourning Dove X X X X X X
Yellow-billed Cuckoo
Black-billed Cuckoo
Barn Owl
Eastern Screech-Owl X X
Great Horned Owl
Snowy Owl
Barred Owl X X X
Long-eared Owl
Short-eared Owl
Northern Saw-whet Owl
Common Nighthawk
Eastern Whip-poor-will X X
Chimney Swift X X X X X X
Ruby-throated Hummingbird X X
Belted Kingfisher X X
Red-headed Woodpecker X X
Red-bellied Woodpecker X X X X X
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker X X
Downy Woodpecker X X X X X
Hairy Woodpecker X X X
Northern Flicker X X X X
Pileated Woodpecker X X X X
American Kestrel X X X X X
Peregrine Falcon
Olive-sided Flycatcher
Eastern Wood-Pewee X X
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher
Acadian Flycatcher X X X
Alder Flycatcher
Willow Flycatcher
Least Flycatcher X X
Eastern Phoebe X X X X
Great Crested Flycatcher X X X X
Western Kingbird
Eastern Kingbird X X
Loggerhead Shrike
White-eyed Vireo X X X X
Bell’s Vireo
Yellow-throated Vireo X X X X
Blue-headed Vireo X X X
Warbling Vireo X X X X
Philadelphia Vireo
Red-eyed Vireo X X X X X
Blue Jay X X X X X X
American Crow X X X X X
Fish Crow
Common Raven
Horned Lark X X
Purple Martin X X X
Tree Swallow X X X X
Northern Rough-winged Swallow X X
Bank Swallow
Cliff Swallow
Barn Swallow X X X X X X
Carolina Chickadee X X X X
Black-capped Chickadee X X X
Tufted Titmouse X X X X X
Red-breasted Nuthatch
White-breasted Nuthatch X X X X X
Brown Creeper
Rock Wren
House Wren X X X X
Winter Wren
Sedge Wren
Marsh Wren
Carolina Wren X X
Bewick’s Wren
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher X X X X X X
Golden-crowned Kinglet
Ruby-crowned Kinglet X X X X X
Eastern Bluebird X X X X
Veery X X X X
Gray-cheeked Thrush X X
Bicknell’s Thrush
Swainson’s Thrush X X X
Hermit Thrush X X X X
Wood Thrush X X X X
American Robin X X X X X X
Gray Catbird X X X X X X
Brown Thrasher X X X X X
Northern Mockingbird X X X X X X
European Starling X X X X X X
American Pipit
Cedar Waxwing
Lapland Longspur
Smith’s Longspur
Snow Bunting
Ovenbird X X X X X
Worm-eating Warbler X X X
Louisiana Waterthrush X X X
Northern Waterthrush X X
Golden-winged Warbler
Blue-winged Warbler X X X
Black-and-white Warbler X X X X
Prothonotary Warbler X X X X
Swainson’s Warbler X X
Tennessee Warbler X X
Orange-crowned Warbler X X X
Nashville Warbler X X X X
Connecticut Warbler
Mourning Warbler
Kentucky Warbler X X X X
Common Yellowthroat X X X X X X
Hooded Warbler X X X
American Redstart X X X
Kirtland’s Warbler
Cape May Warbler X X
Cerulean Warbler X X X
Northern Parula X X X X X
Magnolia Warbler X X
Bay-breasted Warbler X X
Blackburnian Warbler X X
Yellow Warbler X X X X X
Chestnut-sided Warbler X X
Blackpoll Warbler X X
Black-throated Blue Warbler X X X
Palm Warbler X X X X
Pine Warbler X X X
Yellow-rumped Warbler X X X X X X
Yellow-throated Warbler X X X
Prairie Warbler X X
Black-throated Gray Warbler
Black-throated Green Warbler X X X X X
Canada Warbler
Wilson’s Warbler
Yellow-breasted Chat X X X
Spotted Towhee
Eastern Towhee X X X X
Bachman’s Sparrow
American Tree Sparrow
Chipping Sparrow X X X X
Clay-colored Sparrow
Field Sparrow X X X X
Vesper Sparrow X X
Lark Sparrow
Savannah Sparrow
Grasshopper Sparrow X X
Henslow’s Sparrow X X
Nelson’s Sparrow
Fox Sparrow
Song Sparrow X X X X X X
Lincoln’s Sparrow
Swamp Sparrow X X
White-throated Sparrow X X X X
Harris’s Sparrow
White-crowned Sparrow X X X X
Dark-eyed Junco
Summer Tanager X X X
Scarlet Tanager X X X X X
Northern Cardinal X X X X X X
Rose-breasted Grosbeak X X X X X X
Blue Grosbeak X X
Indigo Bunting X X X X
Bobolink X X
Red-winged Blackbird X X X X X X
Eastern Meadowlark X X X
Western Meadowlark
Yellow-headed Blackbird
Rusty Blackbird
Common Grackle X X X X X X
Brown-headed Cowbird X X X X X X
Orchard Oriole X X X
Baltimore Oriole X X X X X
House Finch X X X
Purple Finch
Red Crossbill
White-winged Crossbill
Pine Siskin
American Goldfinch X X X X X X
Evening Grosbeak
House Sparrow X X X X X X