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Owego Wetlands Bird Species

(224 Total Species)    

Identified By LHAS Members

October 2002 Thru May 22, 2018


Pied-billed Grebe

Horned Grebe

Red-necked Grebe

Eared Grebe

American White Pelican                    

Double-crested Cormorant                                                

American Bittern

Least Bittern                                                                        

Great Blue Heron                 

Great Egret

Snowy Egret                                                                           

Cattle Egret          

Green Heron                                                                         

Black-crowned Night Heron              

Yellow-crowned Night-heron

White-faced Ibis                                                                 

Trumpeter Swan                                                  

Tundra Swan

Greater White-fronted Goose                                            

Snow Goose                         

Ross’s Goose                                                                      

Canada Goose                     

Cackling Goose                                                                   

Wood Duck         

Eurasian Wigeon

American Wigeon                                                               




Northern Pintail                                                                   

Northern Shoveler              

Blue-winged Teal                                                

Cinnamon Teal                    

Green-winged Teal                                                              


Ring-necked Duck                                                              

Lesser Scaup       

Common Goldeneye                                                           


Hooded Merganser                                                            

Common Merganser           

Ruddy Duck                                                                         

Turkey Vulture                    


Bald Eagle                            

Sharp-shinned Hawk                                                          

Cooper’s Hawk                    

Northern Goshawk                                                              

Northern Harrier                  

Swainson’s Hawk                                                               

Broad-winged Hawk           

Red-tailed Hawk                                                                  

Rough-legged Hawk           

Golden Eagle                                                                        

American Kestrel                


Peregrine Falcon                 

Prairie Falcon                                                                       

Ring-necked Pheasant       

Wild Turkey                                                                         

Northern Bobwhite             

Virginia Rail                                                                          


Common Gallinule                                                              

American Coot                    

Sandhill Crane                                                                     

American Golden-plover    

Black-bellied Plover                                                            

Semipalmated Plover          


Wilson’s Snipe                    

American Woodcock

Short-billed Dowitcher                                                       

Long-billed Dowitcher       

Hudsonian Godwit                                                              

Marbled Godwit                  

Ruddy Turnstone

Upland Sandpiper                                                               

Greater Yellowlegs              

Lesser Yellowlegs                                                               

Solitary Sandpiper              

Spotted Sandpiper                                                              

American Avocet                


Least Sandpiper  

White-rumped Sandpiper                                                  

Baird's Sandpiper

Pectoral Sandpiper                                                              


Semipalmated Sandpiper                                                    

Stilt Sandpiper     

Wilson's Phalarope                                                             

Red-necked Phalarope       

Red Phalarope                                                                     

Ring-billed Gull                    

Herring Gull                                                                          

Franklin's Gull                      

Forster’s Tern                                                                      

Black Tern            

Rock Pigeon

Eurasian Collared-Dove                     

Mourning Dove

Yellow-billed Cuckoo                                                         

Black-billed Cuckoo            

Eastern Screech Owl                                                           

Great-horned Owl

Snowy Owl

Short-eared Owl                                                                  

Chimney Swift     

Ruby-throated Hummingbird                                            

Belted Kingfisher

Red-headed Woodpecker                                                  

Red-bellied Woodpecker                   

Downy Woodpecker                                                          

Hairy Woodpecker             

Northern Flicker                                                                  

Scissor-tailed Flycatcher   

Eastern Kingbird                                                                 

Western Kingbird               

Great-crested Flycatcher                                                    

Eastern Phoebe   

Willow Flycatcher                                                               

Alder Flycatcher                 

Least Flycatcher  

Eastern Wood-Pewee                                                         

Olive-sided Flycatcher       

Horned Lark                                                                         

Barn Swallow       

Cliff Swallow                                                                        

Tree Swallow       

Bank Swallow                                                                      

Northern Rough-winged Swallow    

Purple Martin                                                                       

Black-capped Chickadee    

Ruby-crowned Kinglet                                                       

Red-breasted Nuthatch

White-breasted Nuthatch                                                  

House Wren        

Winter Wren                                                                        

Sedge Wren         

Marsh Wren                                                                        

Gray Catbird                         

Northern Mockingbird                                                       

Brown Thrasher                  

Gray-cheeked Thrush                                                         

Swainson’s Thrush            

Hermit Thrush

American Robin                                                                  

Blue-gray Gnatcatcher       

Loggerhead Shrike                                                              

Northern Shrike                   

Blue Jay                                                                                

American Crow                    

European Starling                                                               

American Pipit                     

Cedar Waxwing                                                                   

Bell’s Vireo                           

Warbling Vireo                                                                    

Philadelphia Vireo               

Red-eyed Vireo                                                                    

Tennessee Warbler            

Orange-crowned Warbler                                                  

Nashville Warbler               

Yellow Warbler                                                                    

Blackburnian Warbler                        

Chestnut-sided Warbler                                                    

Magnolia Warbler               

Cape May Warbler

Yellow-rumped Warbler                                                     

Black and White Warbler                  

Palm Warbler                                                                       

Bay-breasted Warbler

Blackpoll Warbler               

American Redstart                                                              

Northern Waterthrush       

Common Yellowthroat                                                        

Connecticut Warbler          

Wilson’s Warbler                                                               

Spotted Towhee                  

Eastern Towhee                                                                  

American Tree Sparrow     

Chipping Sparrow                                                               

Clay-colored Sparrow         

Field Sparrow                                                                       

Vesper Sparrow                   

Lark Sparrow                                                                        

Savannah Sparrow              

Grasshopper Sparrow                                                         

Sharp-tailed Sparrow          

Le Conte’s Sparrow                                                            

Song Sparrow                      

Fox Sparrow                                                                         

Lincoln's Sparrow               

Swamp Sparrow                                                                   

White-crowned Sparrow                    

White-throated Sparrow                                                    

Harris’s Sparrow                 

Dark-eyed Junco                                                                 

Lapland Longspur              

Smith’s Longspur                                                               

Snow Bunting      

Northern Cardinal                                                               

Rose-breasted Grosbeak    

Blue Grosbeak                                                                     

Indigo Bunting                    



Red-winged Blackbird                                                        

Eastern Meadowlark           

Western Meadowlark                                                         

Yellow-headed Blackbird                   

Rusty Blackbird                                                                   

Brewer’s Blackbird              

Great-tailed Grackle                                                             

Common Grackle 

Brown-headed Cowbird                                                     

Orchard Oriole                     

Baltimore Oriole                                                                   

Scarlet Tanager   

Purple Finch                                                                         

Common Redpoll 

Pine Siskin

American Goldfinch                                                            

House Sparrow