Bird List for Pike 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 -
Snow Goose Yes
Ross's Goose -
Brant Yes
Barnacle Goose -
Cackling Goose -
Canada Goose B
Mute Swan Yes
Trumpeter Swan -
Tundra Swan Yes
Wood Duck B
Gadwall Yes
Eurasian Wigeon Yes
American Wigeon Yes
American Black Duck B
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 -
White-winged Scoter Yes
Black Scoter Yes
Long-tailed Duck Yes
Bufflehead Yes
Common Goldeneye Yes
Barrow's Goldeneye -
Hooded Merganser B
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 -
Great Cormorant -
Anhinga -
American White Pelican -
Brown Pelican -
American Bittern -
Least Bittern -
Great Blue Heron B
Great Egret -
Snowy Egret -
Little Blue Heron -
Tricolored Heron -
Cattle Egret -
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 Yes
Bald Eagle B
Northern Harrier Yes
Sharp-shinned Hawk Yes
Cooper's Hawk B
Northern Goshawk Yes
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 B
Sora Yes
Spotted Rail -
Purple Gallinule -
Common Gallinule -
American Coot Yes
Sandhill Crane -
Black-bellied Plover -
American Golden-Plover -
Snowy Plover -
Wilson's Plover -
Semipalmated Plover Yes
Piping Plover -
Killdeer B
American Oystercatcher -
Black-necked Stilt -
American Avocet Yes
Spotted Sandpiper Yes
Solitary Sandpiper Yes
Greater Yellowlegs Yes
Willet -
Lesser Yellowlegs Yes
Upland Sandpiper -
Whimbrel -
Long-billed Curlew -
Hudsonian Godwit -
Marbled Godwit -
Ruddy Turnstone -
Red Knot -
Sanderling -
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 Yes
American Woodcock B
Wilson's Phalarope -
Red-necked Phalarope -
Red Phalarope -
Black-legged Kittiwake -
Sabine's Gull -
Bonaparte's Gull Yes
Black-headed Gull -
Little Gull -
Ross's Gull -
Laughing Gull -
Franklin's Gull -
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 -
Sooty Tern -
Least Tern -
Gull-billed Tern -
Caspian Tern -
Black Tern -
Roseate Tern -
Common Tern Yes
Arctic Tern -
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 -
Mourning Dove B
Common Ground-Dove -
Yellow-billed Cuckoo B
Black-billed Cuckoo B
Barn Owl Yes
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 Yes
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 -
Allen's Hummingbird -
Calliope Hummingbird -
Belted Kingfisher B
Red-headed Woodpecker B
Red-bellied Woodpecker B
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker B
Downy Woodpecker B
Hairy Woodpecker B
Black-backed Woodpecker Yes
Northern Flicker B
Pileated Woodpecker B
American Kestrel B
Merlin B
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 -
Eastern Kingbird B
Gray Kingbird -
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher -
Fork-tailed Flycatcher -
Loggerhead Shrike -
Northern Shrike -
White-eyed Vireo -
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 Yes
Tree Swallow B
Northern Rough-winged Swallow B
Bank Swallow Yes
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 B
Sedge Wren -
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 -
Townsend's Solitaire -
Veery B
Gray-cheeked Thrush Yes
Swainson's Thrush Yes
Hermit Thrush B
Wood Thrush B
Redwing -
American Robin B
Varied Thrush -
Gray Catbird B
Northern Mockingbird Yes
Brown Thrasher B
European Starling B
American Pipit Yes
Bohemian Waxwing -
Cedar Waxwing B
Chestnut-sided Warbler B
Lapland Longspur -
Snow Bunting -
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 -
Swainson's Warbler -
Tennessee Warbler Yes
Orange-crowned Warbler -
Nashville Warbler B
Connecticut Warbler Yes
MacGillivray's Warbler -
Mourning Warbler B
Kentucky Warbler Yes
Common Yellowthroat B
Hooded Warbler B
American Redstart B
Kirtland's Warbler -
Cape May Warbler Yes
Cerulean Warbler B
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 -
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 Yes
Green-tailed Towhee -
Spotted Towhee -
Eastern Towhee B
Bachman's Sparrow -
American Tree Sparrow Yes
Chipping Sparrow B
Clay-colored Sparrow -
Field Sparrow B
Vesper Sparrow Yes
Lark Sparrow -
Lark Bunting -
Savannah Sparrow Yes
Grasshopper Sparrow Yes
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 -
Scarlet Tanager B
Western Tanager -
Northern Cardinal B
Rose-breasted Grosbeak B
Black-headed Grosbeak -
Blue Grosbeak -
Lazuli Bunting -
Indigo Bunting B
Painted Bunting -
Dickcissel -
Bobolink B
Red-winged Blackbird B
Eastern Meadowlark Yes
Western Meadowlark -
Yellow-headed Blackbird -
Rusty Blackbird Yes
Brewer's Blackbird -
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 B
White-winged Crossbill Yes
Common Redpoll Yes
Hoary Redpoll -
Pine Siskin B
American Goldfinch B
Evening Grosbeak Yes
House Sparrow B