Columbia County’s Moderate Goal 2016

I came up with a list of target species for my moderate goal in Columbia County, AR.  This list below will have 234 species.  My goal is 175 species that will probably, but doesn’t have to, be from this list.  I will list the ones that I have seen in red.  Birds that were seen but were not on my projection list will be listed in green.

Anseriformes:

  • Greater White-fronted Goose
  • Snow Goose
  • Ross’s Goose
  • Canada Goose
  • Wood Duck
  • Gadwall
  • Mallard
  • Blue-winged Teal
  • Green-winged Teal
  • Northern Shoveler
  • Northern Pintail
  • American Wigeon
  • Canvasback
  • Redhead
  • Ring-necked Duck
  • Lesser Scaup
  • Bufflehead
  • Common Goldeneye
  • Hooded Merganser
  • Ruddy Duck

Galliformes

  • Northern Bobwhite
  • Wild Turkey

Gaviiformes

  • Common Loon

Podicipediformes

  • Pied-billed Grebe
  • Horned Grebe

Pelecaniformes

  • Double-crested Cormorant
  • Anhinga
  • American White Pelican
  • Great Blue Heron
  • Great Egret
  • Snowy Egret
  • Little Blue Heron
  • Tricolored Heron
  • Cattle Egret
  • Green Heron
  • Yellow-crowned Night-Heron
  • Black-crowned Night-Heron
  • White Ibis
  • White-faced Ibis

Accipitriformes

  • Black Vulture
  • Turkey Vulture
  • Osprey
  • Mississippi Kite
  • Northern Harrier
  • Sharp-shinned Hawk
  • Cooper’s Hawk
  • Bald Eagle
  • Red-shouldered Hawk
  • Broad-winged Hawk
  • Red-tailed Hawk

Gruiformes

  • Virginia Rail
  • Sora
  • Purple Gallinule
  • Common Gallinule
  • American Coot

Charadriiformes

  • American Avocet
  • Black-necked Stilt
  • Black-bellied Plover
  • American Golden Plover
  • Semipalmated Plover
  • Killdeer
  • Spotted Sandpiper
  • Willet
  • Greater Yellowlegs
  • Lesser Yellowlegs
  • Sanderling
  • Dunlin
  • Pectoral Sandpiper
  • Baird’s Sandpiper
  • White-rumped Sandpiper
  • Least Sandpiper
  • Semipalmated Sandpiper
  • Western Sandpiper
  • Upland Sandpiper
  • Buff-breasted Sandpiper
  • Ruddy Turnstone
  • Wilson’s Phalarope
  • Wilson’s Snipe
  • American Woodcock
  • Ring-billed Gull
  • Bonaparte’s Gull
  • Black Tern
  • Common Tern
  • Forster’s Tern
  • Caspian Tern
  • Least Tern

Columbiformes

  • Rock Pigeon
  • Eurasian Collared-Dove
  • Mourning Dove

Cuculiformes

  • Yellow-billed Cuckoo
  • Greater Roadrunner

Strigiformes

  • Eastern Screech-Owl
  • Great Horned Owl
  • Barred Owl

Caprimulgiformes

  • Common Nighthawk
  • Chuck-will’s-widow
  • Eastern Whip-poor-will

Apodiformes

  • Chimney Swift
  • Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Coraciiformes

  • Belted Kingfisher

Piciformes

  • Red-headed Woodpecker
  • Red-bellied Woodpecker
  • Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
  • Downy Woodpecker
  • Hairy Woodpecker
  • Northern Flicker
  • Pileated Woodpecker

Falconiformes

  • American Kestrel
  • Peregrine Falcon
  • Merlin

Passeriformes–Tyrannidae

  • Eastern Wood-Pewee
  • Acadian Flycatcher
  • Least Flycatcher
  • Alder Flycatcher
  • Willow Flycatcher
  • Yellow-bellied Flycatcher
  • Eastern Phoebe
  • Great Crested Flycatcher
  • Western Kingbird
  • Eastern Kingbird
  • Scissor-tailed Flycatcher

Passeriformes–Laniidae

  • Loggerhead Shrike

Passeriformes–Vireonidae

  • White-eyed Vireo
  • Bell’s Vireo
  • Yellow-throated Vireo
  • Blue-headed Vireo
  • Warbling Vireo
  • Red-eyed Vireo
  • Philadelphia Vireo

Passeriformes–Corvidae

  • Blue Jay
  • American Crow
  • Fish Crow

Passeriformes–Alaudidae

  • Horned Lark

Passeriformes–Hirundinidae

  • Northern Rough-winged Swallow
  • Purple Martin
  • Bank Swallow
  • Tree Swallow
  • Barn Swallow
  • Cliff Swallow

Passeriformes–Paridae

  • Carolina Chickadee
  • Tufted Titmouse

Passeriformes–Sittidae

  • Red-breasted Nuthatch
  • White-breasted Nuthatch
  • Brown-headed Nuthatch

Passeriformes–Certhiidae

  • Brown Creeper

Passeriformes–Troglodytidae

  • House Wren
  • Winter Wren
  • Sedge Wren
  • Marsh Wren
  • Carolina Wren

Passeriformes–Polioptilidae

  • Blue-gray Gnatcatcher

Passeriformes–Regulidae

  • Golden-crowned Kinglet
  • Ruby-crowned Kinglet

Passeriformes–Turdidae

  • Eastern Bluebird
  • Swainson’s Thrush
  • Gray-cheeked Thrush
  • Veery
  • Hermit Thrush
  • Wood Thrush
  • American Robin

Passeriformes–Mimidae

  • Gray Catbird
  • Brown Thrasher
  • Northern Mockingbird

Passeriformes–Sturnidae

  • European Starling

Passeriformes–Motacillidae

  • American Pipit

Passeriformes–Bombycillidae

  • Cedar Waxwing

Passeriformes–Calcariidae

  • Lapland Longspur

Passeriformes–Parulidae

  • Ovenbird
  • Worm-eating Warbler
  • Louisiana Waterthrush
  • Northern Waterthrush
  • Golden-winged Warbler
  • Blue-winged Warbler
  • Black-and-white Warbler
  • Prothonotary Warbler
  • Tennessee Warbler
  • Orange-crowned Warbler
  • Kentucky Warbler
  • Nashville Warbler
  • Mourning Warbler
  • Common Yellowthroat
  • Hooded Warbler
  • American Redstart
  • Northern Parula
  • Blackburnian Warbler
  • Yellow Warbler
  • Chestnut-sided Warbler
  • Blackpoll Warbler
  • Pine Warbler
  • Yellow-rumped Warbler
  • Yellow-throated Warbler
  • Prairie Warbler
  • Black-throated Green Warbler
  • Canada Warbler
  • Wilson’s Warbler
  • Yellow-breasted Chat

Passeriformes–Emberizidae

  • Bachman’s Sparrow
  • Le Conte’s Sparrow
  • Chipping Sparrow
  • Field Sparrow
  • Lark Sparrow
  • Fox Sparrow
  • Dark-eyed Junco
  • White-crowned Sparrow
  • White-throated Sparrow
  • Vesper Sparrow
  • Savannah Sparrow
  • Song Sparrow
  • Lincoln’s Sparrow
  • Swamp Sparrow
  • Eastern Towhee

Passeriformes–Cardinalidae

  • Summer Tanager
  • Scarlet Tanager
  • Northern Cardinal
  • Rose-breasted Grosbeak
  • Blue Grosbeak
  • Indigo Bunting
  • Painted Bunting
  • Dickcissel

Passeriformes–Icteridae

  • Bobolink
  • Red-winged Blackbird
  • Western Meadowlark
  • Eastern Meadowlark
  • Yellow-headed Blackbird
  • Rusty Blackbird
  • Brewer’s Blackbird
  • Common Grackle
  • Brown-headed Cowbird
  • Orchard Oriole
  • Baltimore Oriole

Passeriformes–Fringillidae

  • House Finch
  • Purple Finch
  • Pine Siskin
  • American Goldfinch

Passeriformes–Passeridae

  • House Sparrow