Bird List for Carbon County

This is a preliminary list of the birds recorded in this county. The list shows all species on the Official State List with a Yes next to each species recorded in this county or a B for those species which breed in the county (Ie., species who coded Probable or Confirmed during the latest Breeding Bird Atlas). Please review this list and send additions or corrections to pso@pabirds.org

Black-bellied Whistling-Duck -
Pink-footed Goose -
Greater White-fronted Goose Yes
Snow Goose Yes
Ross's Goose Yes
Brant Yes
Barnacle Goose -
Cackling Goose -
Canada Goose B
Mute Swan B
Trumpeter Swan -
Tundra Swan Yes
Wood Duck B
Gadwall Yes
Eurasian Wigeon -
American Wigeon Yes
American Black Duck Yes
Mallard B
Blue-winged Teal Yes
Cinnamon Teal -
Northern Shoveler Yes
Northern Pintail Yes
Green-winged Teal Yes
Canvasback Yes
Redhead Yes
Ring-necked Duck Yes
Tufted Duck -
Greater Scaup Yes
Lesser Scaup Yes
King Eider -
Harlequin Duck -
Surf Scoter Yes
White-winged Scoter Yes
Black Scoter Yes
Long-tailed Duck Yes
Bufflehead Yes
Common Goldeneye Yes
Barrow's Goldeneye -
Hooded Merganser Yes
Common Merganser B
Red-breasted Merganser Yes
Masked Duck -
Ruddy Duck Yes
Northern Bobwhite -
Ring-necked Pheasant Yes
Ruffed Grouse B
Wild Turkey B
Red-throated Loon Yes
Pacific Loon -
Common Loon Yes
Yellow-billed Loon -
Pied-billed Grebe Yes
Horned Grebe Yes
Red-necked Grebe Yes
Eared Grebe -
Western Grebe -
Trindade Petrel -
Black-capped Petrel -
Cory's Shearwater -
Great Shearwater -
Leach's Storm-Petrel -
Band-rumped Storm-Petrel -
White-tailed Tropicbird -
Wood Stork -
Magnificent Frigatebird -
Brown Booby -
Northern Gannet -
Double-crested Cormorant B
Great Cormorant Yes
Anhinga -
American White Pelican -
Brown Pelican -
American Bittern Yes
Least Bittern Yes
Great Blue Heron B
Great Egret Yes
Snowy Egret -
Little Blue Heron -
Tricolored Heron -
Cattle Egret Yes
Green Heron B
Black-crowned Night-Heron -
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron -
White Ibis -
Glossy Ibis -
White-faced Ibis -
Roseate Spoonbill -
Black Vulture Yes
Turkey Vulture B
Osprey B
Swallow-tailed Kite -
Mississippi Kite -
Bald Eagle B
Northern Harrier Yes
Sharp-shinned Hawk B
Cooper's Hawk B
Northern Goshawk B
Red-shouldered Hawk B
Broad-winged Hawk B
Swainson's Hawk -
Red-tailed Hawk B
Rough-legged Hawk Yes
Golden Eagle Yes
Yellow Rail -
Black Rail -
Clapper Rail -
King Rail -
Virginia Rail Yes
Sora Yes
Spotted Rail -
Purple Gallinule -
Common Gallinule -
American Coot Yes
Sandhill Crane Yes
Black-bellied Plover -
American Golden-Plover -
Snowy Plover -
Wilson's Plover -
Semipalmated Plover Yes
Piping Plover -
Killdeer B
American Oystercatcher Yes
Black-necked Stilt -
American Avocet Yes
Spotted Sandpiper B
Solitary Sandpiper Yes
Greater Yellowlegs Yes
Willet -
Lesser Yellowlegs Yes
Upland Sandpiper -
Whimbrel -
Long-billed Curlew -
Hudsonian Godwit Yes
Marbled Godwit -
Ruddy Turnstone -
Red Knot -
Sanderling Yes
Semipalmated Sandpiper Yes
Western Sandpiper Yes
Least Sandpiper Yes
White-rumped Sandpiper Yes
Baird's Sandpiper -
Pectoral Sandpiper Yes
Purple Sandpiper -
Dunlin Yes
Curlew Sandpiper -
Stilt Sandpiper -
Buff-breasted Sandpiper -
Ruff -
Short-billed Dowitcher -
Long-billed Dowitcher -
Wilson's Snipe -
American Woodcock B
Wilson's Phalarope -
Red-necked Phalarope Yes
Red Phalarope -
Black-legged Kittiwake -
Sabine's Gull -
Bonaparte's Gull Yes
Black-headed Gull Yes
Little Gull -
Ross's Gull -
Laughing Gull Yes
Franklin's Gull Yes
Mew Gull -
Ring-billed Gull Yes
California Gull -
Herring Gull Yes
Thayer's Gull -
Iceland Gull -
Lesser Black-backed Gull -
Slaty-backed Gull -
Glaucous Gull -
Great Black-backed Gull Yes
Sooty Tern -
Least Tern Yes
Gull-billed Tern -
Caspian Tern -
Black Tern -
Roseate Tern -
Common Tern Yes
Arctic Tern Yes
Forster's Tern Yes
Royal Tern -
Black Skimmer -
Pomarine Jaeger -
Parasitic Jaeger -
Long-tailed Jaeger -
Dovekie -
Thick-billed Murre -
Black Guillemot -
Long-billed Murrelet -
Ancient Murrelet -
Rock Pigeon B
Eurasian Collared-Dove -
White-winged Dove Yes
Mourning Dove B
Common Ground-Dove -
Yellow-billed Cuckoo B
Black-billed Cuckoo B
Barn Owl B
Eastern Screech-Owl B
Great Horned Owl B
Snowy Owl Yes
Northern Hawk Owl -
Barred Owl B
Great Gray Owl -
Long-eared Owl Yes
Short-eared Owl Yes
Boreal Owl -
Northern Saw-whet Owl Yes
Common Nighthawk B
Chuck-will's-widow -
Eastern Whip-poor-will Yes
Chimney Swift B
Bahama Woodstar -
Ruby-throated Hummingbird B
Black-chinned Hummingbird -
Anna's Hummingbird -
Rufous Hummingbird Yes
Allen's Hummingbird -
Calliope Hummingbird -
Belted Kingfisher B
Red-headed Woodpecker Yes
Red-bellied Woodpecker B
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Yes
Downy Woodpecker B
Hairy Woodpecker B
Black-backed Woodpecker -
Northern Flicker B
Pileated Woodpecker B
American Kestrel B
Merlin Yes
Gyrfalcon -
Peregrine Falcon Yes
Prairie Falcon -
Olive-sided Flycatcher Yes
Eastern Wood-Pewee B
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher Yes
Acadian Flycatcher B
Alder Flycatcher B
Willow Flycatcher B
Least Flycatcher B
Hammond's Flycatcher -
Pacific-slope Flycatcher -
Eastern Phoebe B
Say's Phoebe -
Vermilion Flycatcher -
Ash-throated Flycatcher -
Great Crested Flycatcher B
Tropical Kingbird -
Western Kingbird Yes
Eastern Kingbird B
Gray Kingbird -
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher -
Fork-tailed Flycatcher -
Loggerhead Shrike -
Northern Shrike Yes
White-eyed Vireo B
Yellow-throated Vireo B
Blue-headed Vireo B
Warbling Vireo B
Philadelphia Vireo Yes
Red-eyed Vireo B
Blue Jay B
American Crow B
Fish Crow B
Common Raven B
Horned Lark Yes
Purple Martin B
Tree Swallow B
Northern Rough-winged Swallow B
Bank Swallow B
Cliff Swallow B
Cave Swallow -
Barn Swallow B
Carolina Chickadee -
Black-capped Chickadee B
Boreal Chickadee -
Tufted Titmouse B
Red-breasted Nuthatch B
White-breasted Nuthatch B
Brown-headed Nuthatch -
Brown Creeper B
House Wren B
Winter Wren Yes
Sedge Wren Yes
Marsh Wren -
Carolina Wren B
Bewick's Wren -
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher B
Golden-crowned Kinglet B
Ruby-crowned Kinglet Yes
Bicknell's Thrush -
Northern Wheatear -
Eastern Bluebird B
Mountain Bluebird Yes
Townsend's Solitaire Yes
Veery B
Gray-cheeked Thrush Yes
Swainson's Thrush B
Hermit Thrush B
Wood Thrush B
Redwing -
American Robin B
Varied Thrush -
Gray Catbird B
Northern Mockingbird B
Brown Thrasher B
European Starling B
American Pipit Yes
Bohemian Waxwing -
Cedar Waxwing B
Chestnut-sided Warbler B
Lapland Longspur -
Snow Bunting Yes
Ovenbird B
Worm-eating Warbler B
Louisiana Waterthrush B
Northern Waterthrush B
Golden-winged Warbler B
Blue-winged Warbler B
Black-and-white Warbler B
Prothonotary Warbler Yes
Swainson's Warbler -
Tennessee Warbler Yes
Orange-crowned Warbler Yes
Nashville Warbler B
Connecticut Warbler Yes
MacGillivray's Warbler -
Mourning Warbler Yes
Kentucky Warbler Yes
Common Yellowthroat B
Hooded Warbler B
American Redstart B
Kirtland's Warbler -
Cape May Warbler Yes
Cerulean Warbler Yes
Northern Parula B
Magnolia Warbler B
Bay-breasted Warbler Yes
Blackburnian Warbler B
Yellow Warbler B
Blackpoll Warbler Yes
Black-throated Blue Warbler B
Palm Warbler Yes
Pine Warbler B
Yellow-rumped Warbler B
Yellow-throated Warbler Yes
Prairie Warbler B
Black-throated Gray Warbler -
Townsend's Warbler -
Black-throated Green Warbler B
Canada Warbler B
Wilson's Warbler Yes
Yellow-breasted Chat B
Green-tailed Towhee -
Spotted Towhee -
Eastern Towhee B
Bachman's Sparrow -
American Tree Sparrow Yes
Chipping Sparrow B
Clay-colored Sparrow Yes
Field Sparrow B
Vesper Sparrow B
Lark Sparrow -
Lark Bunting -
Savannah Sparrow B
Grasshopper Sparrow B
Henslow's Sparrow -
Le Conte's Sparrow -
Nelson's Sparrow -
Saltmarsh Sparrow -
Seaside Sparrow -
Fox Sparrow Yes
Song Sparrow B
Lincoln's Sparrow Yes
Swamp Sparrow B
White-throated Sparrow B
Harris's Sparrow -
White-crowned Sparrow Yes
Golden-crowned Sparrow -
Dark-eyed Junco B
Summer Tanager Yes
Scarlet Tanager B
Western Tanager -
Northern Cardinal B
Rose-breasted Grosbeak B
Black-headed Grosbeak -
Blue Grosbeak Yes
Lazuli Bunting -
Indigo Bunting B
Painted Bunting -
Dickcissel Yes
Bobolink B
Red-winged Blackbird B
Eastern Meadowlark B
Western Meadowlark -
Yellow-headed Blackbird -
Rusty Blackbird Yes
Brewer's Blackbird Yes
Common Grackle B
Shiny Cowbird -
Brown-headed Cowbird B
Orchard Oriole B
Bullock's Oriole -
Baltimore Oriole B
Scott's Oriole -
Brambling -
Pine Grosbeak -
Purple Finch B
House Finch B
Red Crossbill Yes
White-winged Crossbill Yes
Common Redpoll Yes
Hoary Redpoll -
Pine Siskin B
American Goldfinch B
Evening Grosbeak Yes
House Sparrow B