Bird List for
Better Birdwatching
in Connecticut
& Massachussetts,
140 species

FLYCATCHERS  
__ Eastern Wood-Pewee
__ Alder Flycatcher
__ Willow Flycatcher
__ Least Flycatcher
__ Eastern Phoebe
__ Great-crested Flycatcher
__ Eastern Kingbird
VIREOS  
__ Blue-headed Vireo
__ Warbling Vireo
__ Red-eyed Vireo
JAYS, CROWS
__ Blue Jay
__ American Crow
__ Fish Crow
LARKS, SWALLOWS
__ Horned Lark
__ Purple Martin
__ Tree Swallow
__ Northern Rough-
     winged Swallow
__ Bank Swallow
__ Barn Swallow
CHICKADEES, TITMICE  
__ Black-capped
    Chickadee
__ Tufted Titmouse
NUTHATCHES, CREEPERS    
__ Red-breasted
     Nuthatch
__ White-breasted
     Nuthatch
__ Brown Creeper
WRENS
__ Carolina Wren
__ House Wren
__ Winter Wren
KINGLETS, GNATCATCHERS
__ Golden-crowned
     Kinglet
__ Ruby-crowned Kinglet
__ Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
THRUSHES, BLUEBIRDS
__ Eastern Bluebird
__ Veery
__ Hermit Thrush
__ Wood Thrush
__ American Robin
MOCKINGBIRDS,
THRASHERS
__ Gray Catbird
__ Northern Mockingbird
__ Brown Thrasher
WAXWINGS
__ Cedar Waxwing
WARBLERS  
__ Blue-winged Warbler
__ Nashville Warbler
__ Northern Parula
__ Yellow Warbler
__ Chestnut-sided Warbler
__ Magnolia Warbler
__ Black-throated Blue
     Warbler
__ Yellow-rumped
     Warbler
__ Black-throated Green
     Warbler
__ Blackburnian Warbler
__ Pine Warbler
__ Prairie Warbler
__ Black-and-white
     Warbler
__ American Redstart
__ Ovenbird
__ Northern Waterthrush
__ Louisiana Waterthrush
__ Connecticut Warbler
__ Canada Warbler
__ Common Yellowthroat
TANAGERS  
__ Scarlet Tanager
TOWHEES, SPARROWS  
__ Eastern Towhee
__ American Tree Sparrow
__ Chipping Sparrow
__ Field Sparrow
__ Savannah Sparrow
__ Fox Sparrow
__ Song Sparrow
__ Swamp Sparrow
__ White-throated Sparrow
__ Dark-eyed Junco
__ Snow Bunting                                                                                                       
GROSBEAKS, BUNTINGS     
__ Northern Cardinal
__ Rose-breasted Grosbeak
__ Indigo Bunting
BLACKBIRDS, ORIOLES  
__ Red-winged Blackbird
__ Bobolink
__ Eastern Meadowlark
__ Common Grackle
__ Brown-headed Cowbird
__ Baltimore Oriole
FINCHES
__ Purple Finch
__ House Finch
__ American Goldfinch
GREBES  
__ Pied-billed Grebe
CORMORANTS  
__ Double-crested
     Cormorant
HERONS, EGRETS  
__ Great Blue Heron
__ Snowy Egret
__ Green Heron
IBISES
__ Glossy Ibis
VULTURES    
__ Turkey Vulture
WATERFOWL  
__ Mute Swan
__ Canada Goose
__ Snow Goose
__ Wood Duck
__ American Black Duck
__ Gadwall
__ Northern Pintail
__ American Wigeon
__ Green-winged Teal
__ Common Merganser
HAWKS, EAGLES
__ Bald Eagle
__ Northern Harrier
__ Sharp-shinned Hawk
__ Cooper's Hawk
__ Broad-winged Hawk
__ Red-tailed Hawk  
__ Osprey
FALCONS
__ American Kestrel
RAILS  
__ American Coot
PLOVERS
__ Semipalmated Plover
__ Killdeer
SANDPIPERS
__ Greater Yellowlegs
__ Lesser Yellowlegs
__ Spotted Sandpiper
__ Willet
__ Purple Sandpiper
__ Sanderling
__ Dunlin
__ Semipalmated
     Sandpiper
__ Least Sandpiper
__ Wilson's Snipe
__ American Woodcock


GULLS, TERNS  
__ Bonaparte's Gull
__ Laughing Gull
__ Ring-billed Gull
__ Herring Gull
__ Common Tern
DOVES
__ Mourning Dove
OWLS  
__ Eastern Screech-Owl
__ Great Horned Owl
__ Barred Owl
GOATSUCKERS  
__ Common Nighthawk
__ Whip-poor-will
SWIFTS  
__ Chimney Swift
HUMMINGBIRDS
__ Ruby-throated
     Hummingbird
KINGFISHERS  
__ Belted Kingfisher
WOODPECKERS  
__ Yellow-bellied
     Sapsucker
__ Downy Woodpecker
__ Hairy Woodpecker
__ Northern Flicker