Adirondack Bird Watching

Adirondack Bird Watching

Here is a list of some of the birds you can expect to enjoy while in the Adirondacks of New York:

Common Name Scientific Name
Winter
Spring
Summer
Fall
HWF
Alder Flycatcher Empidonax alnorum
P
P
P
X
American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus
P
P
P
X
American Black Duck Anas rubripes
P
P
P
X
American Coot Fulica americana
U
U
U
X
American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
P
P
P
P
X
American Goldfinch Carduelis tristis
P
P
P
P
X
American Kestrel Falco sparverius
U
U
U
X
American Pipit Anthus rubescens
U
U
American Redstart Setophaga ruticilla
P
P
P
X
American Robin Turdus migratorius
U
P
P
P
X
American Three-toed Woodpecker Picoides dorsalis
R
R
R
R
X
American Tree Sparrow Spizella arborea
P
P
P
X
American Wigeon Anas americana
R
R
American Woodcock Scolopax minor
P
P
P
X
Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
U
U
U
X
Baltimore Oriole Icterus galbula
P
P
P
X
Bank Swallow Riparia riparia
P
P
P
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
P
P
P
X
Barred Owl Strix varia
P
P
P
P
X
Bay-breasted Warbler Dendroica castanea
U
U
U
Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
P
P
P
X
Bicknell’s Thrush Catharus bicknelli
P
P
P
Black-and-white Warbler Mniotilta varia
P
P
P
X
Black-backed Woodpecker Picoides arcticus
P
P
P
P
X
Black-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus erythropthalmus
P
P
P
Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapilla
P
P
P
P
X
Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
R
R
X
Black-throated Blue Warbler Dendroica caerulescens
P
P
P
X
Black-throated Green Warbler Dendroica virens
P
P
P
X
Blackburnian Warbler Dendroica fusca
P
P
P
X
Blackpoll Warbler Dendroica striata
P
P
P
X
Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
P
P
P
P
X
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher Polioptila caerulea
R
X
Blue-winged Teal Anas discors
U
X
Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus
P
P
P
Boreal Chickadee Poecile hudsonica
P
P
P
P
X
Brant Branta bernicla
U
Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus
P
P
P
X
Brown Creeper Certhia americana
P
P
P
P
X
Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum
P
P
P
X
Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater
U
P
P
P
X
Bufflehead Bucephala albeola
U
U
X
Canada Goose Branta canadensis
P
P
X
Canada Warbler Wilsonia canadensis
P
P
P
X
Cape May Warbler Dendroica tigrina
U
U
U
X
Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum
U
P
P
P
X
Chestnut-sided Warbler Dendroica pensylvanica
P
P
P
X
Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
P
P
P
X
Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
P
P
P
X
Cliff Swallow Petrochelidon pyrrhonota
P
P
P
X
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula
U
U
X
Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula
P
P
P
X
Common Loon Gavia immer
P
P
P
X
Common Merganser Mergus merganser
P
P
P
X
Common Nighthawk Chordeiles minor
P
P
Common Raven Corvus corax
P
P
P
P
X
Common Redpoll Carduelis flammea
U
U
U
X
Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
P
P
P
X
Cooper’s Hawk Accipiter cooperii
U
P
U
P
X
Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis
P
P
P
P
X
Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
U
U
Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
P
P
P
P
X
Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
P
P
P
X
Eastern Kingbird Tyrannus tyrannus
P
P
P
X
Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna
U
U
U
Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe
P
P
P
X
Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
R
Eastern Wood-pewee Contopus virens
P
P
P
X
European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
U
P
P
P
X
Evening Grosbeak Coccothraustes vespertinus
P
P
P
P
X
Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla
P
P
P
X
Fox Sparrow Passerella iliaca
P
P
X
Gadwall Anas strepera
R
R
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos
U
U
X
Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa
P
P
P
P
X
Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
P
P
P
X
Gray Jay Perisoreus canadensis
P
P
P
P
X
Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
P
P
P
X
Great Crested Flycatcher Myiarchus crinitus
P
P
P
X
Great Gray Owl Strix nebulosa
R
Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus
U
U
U
U
X
Greater Scaup Aythya marila
R
R
Green Heron Butorides virescens
P
P
P
X
Green-winged Teal Anas crecca
U
U
Gyrfalcon Falco rusticolus
R
Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
P
P
P
P
X
Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus
P
P
P
X
Herring Gull Larus argentatus
P
P
P
X
Hoary Redpoll Carduelis hornemanni
R
X
Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus
P
P
P
X
Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus
U
U
X
Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris
R
R
X
House Finch Carpodacus mexicanus
P
P
P
P
House Sparrow Passer domesticus
U
U
U
U
House Wren Troglodytes aedon
P
P
P
Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea
U
P
U
X
Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
P
P
P
Least Flycatcher Empidonax minimus
P
P
P
X
Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis
U
U
Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes
U
U
Lincoln’s Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
P
P
P
Loggerhead Shrike Lanius ludovicianus
U
U
Long-eared Owl Asio otus
Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis
R
R
Magnolia Warbler Dendroica magnolia
P
P
P
X
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
P
P
P
X
Merlin Falco columbarius
R
R
Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
P
P
P
P
X
Mourning Warbler Oporornis philadelphia
P
P
P
X
Nashville Warbler Vermivora ruficapilla
P
P
P
X
Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis
U
U
U
U
X
Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
P
P
P
X
Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis
P
P
P
P
X
Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus
U
U
U
X
Northern Hawk Owl Surnia ulula
U
Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
U
U
U
X
Northern Parula Parula americana
P
P
P
X
Northern Pintail Anas acuta
U
U
Northern Rough-winged Swalllow Stelgidopteryx serripennis
U
U
Northern Saw-whet Owl Aegolius acadicus
P
P
P
P
X
Northern Shrike Lanius excubitor
U
X
Northern Waterthrush Seiurus noveboracensis
P
P
P
X
Olive-sided Flycatcher Contopus cooperi
P
P
P
X
Orchard Oriole Icterus spurius
R
Osprey Pandion haliaetus
P
P
P
X
Ovenbird Seiurus aurocapilla
P
P
P
X
Palm Warbler Dendroica palmarum
Pererine Falcon Falco peregrinus
U
R
U
Philadelphia Vireo Vireo philadelphicus
U
U
U
Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps
U
U
U
X
Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
P
P
P
P
X
Pine Grossbeak Pinicola enucleator
P
U
U
X
Pine Siskin Carduelis pinus
P
P
P
P
X
Pine Warbler Dendroica pinus
U
U
U
Purple Finch Carpodacus purpureus
P
P
P
P
X
Red Crossbill Loxia curvirostra
P
P
P
P
X
Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
P
P
P
P
X
Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator
R
R
X
Red-eyed Vireo Vireo olivaceus
P
P
P
X
Red-headed Woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus
R
R
R
Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
U
U
U
X
Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis
U
P
P
P
X
Red-throated Loon Gavia stellata
R
R
Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
U
P
P
P
X
Ring-billed Gull Ring-billed Gull
P
P
P
X
Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris
P
U
P
X
Rock Pigeon Columba livia
U
U
U
Rose-breasted Grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus
P
P
P
X
Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
P
P
P
X
Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris
P
P
P
X
Ruffed Grouse Bonasa umbellus
P
P
P
P
X
Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus
P
P
P
X
Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
P
P
P
Scarlet Tanager Piranga olivacea
P
P
P
X
Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus
R
R
Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
P
P
P
P
X
Snow Bunting Plectrophenax nivalis
P
P
P
X
Snow Goose Chen caerulescens
P
P
X
Snowy Owl Bubo scandiacus
U
Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria
P
P
Solitary Vireo Vireo solitarius
P
P
P
X
Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
P
P
P
X
Surf Scotter Melanitta perspicillata
U
X
Sora Porzana carolina
R
R
Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius
P
P
P
X
Swainson’s Thrush Catharus ustulatus
P
P
P
X
Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
P
P
P
X
Tennessee Warbler Vermivora peregrina
U
P
Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
P
P
P
X
Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
P
P
P
X
Upland Sandpiper Bartramia longicauda
R
R
Veery Catharus fuscescens
P
P
P
X
Vesper Sparrow Pooecetes gramineus
U
R
U
Virginia Rail Rallus limicola
U
U
U
X
Warbling Vireo Vireo gilvus
Whip-poor-will Caprimulgus vociferus
U
U
White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
P
P
P
P
X
White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys
P
P
X
White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
P
P
P
X
White-winged Crossbill Loxia leucoptera
P
P
P
P
X
White-winged Scoter Melanitta fusca
R
R
Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo
U
U
U
U
X
Willow Flycatcher Empidonax traillii
U
U
Wilson’s Snipe Gallinago delicata
P
P
P
X
Wilson’s Warbler Wilsonia pusilla
U
U
Winter Wren Troglodytes troglodytes
P
P
P
X
Wood Duck Aix sponsa
P
P
P
X
Wood Thrush Hylocichla mustelina
P
P
P
X
Yellow Warbler Dendroica petechia
P
P
P
X
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher Empidonax flaviventris
P
P
P
X
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius
P
P
P
X
Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus
U
U
U
X
Yellow-rumped Warbler Adirondack Bird Watching Dendroica coronata
P
P
P
X

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