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my louisiana life list

2010-11-08 - 10:29 a.m.


2007 by elaine radford
not the bestest photo of a bald eagle you'll ever see, but a quick grab of one of our regular winter "snowbirds" at my local "patch," fontainebleau state park

Enjoy my life list of 224 Louisiana birds. An ambitious person could get many more, so come on down.

My Louisiana bird list:

  1. Common Loon
  2. Pied-billed Grebe
  3. Horned Grebe
  4. American White Pelican
  5. Brown Pelican
  6. Double-crested Cormorant
  7. Neotropic Cormorant
  8. Anhinga
  9. Magnificent Frigatebird
  10. Great Blue Heron
  11. Great Egret
  12. Reddish Egret
  13. Tricolored Heron
  14. Little Blue Heron
  15. Snowy Egret
  16. Cattle Egret
  17. Green Heron
  18. Black-crowned Night-Heron
  19. Yellow-crowned Night-Heron
  20. Least Bittern
  21. American Bittern
  22. Wood Stork
  23. White Ibis
  24. Glossy Ibis
  25. White-faced Ibis
  26. Roseate Spoonbill
  27. Black-bellied Whistling-Duck
  28. Greater White-fronted Goose
  29. Snow Goose
  30. Ross's Goose
  31. Canada Goose
  32. Wood Duck
  33. American Wigeon
  34. Gadwall
  35. Green-winged Teal
  36. Mallard
  37. Mottled Duck
  38. Northern Pintail
  39. Blue-winged Teal
  40. Northern Shoveler
  41. Redhead
  42. Ring-necked Duck
  43. Lesser Scaup
  44. Bufflehead
  45. Hooded Merganser
  46. Red-breasted Merganser
  47. Black Vulture
  48. Turkey Vulture
  49. Osprey
  50. Swallow-tailed Kite
  51. White-tailed Kite
  52. Mississippi Kite
  53. Bald Eagle
  54. Northern Harrier
  55. Sharp-shinned Hawk
  56. Cooper's Hawk
  57. Red-shouldered Hawk
  58. Broad-winged Hawk
  59. Swainson's Hawk
  60. Red-tailed Hawk
  61. American Kestrel
  62. Merlin
  63. Peregrine Falcon
  64. Northern Bobwhite
  65. Clapper Rail
  66. King Rail
  67. Virginia Rail
  68. Yellow Rail
  69. Sora
  70. Purple Gallinule
  71. Common Moorhen
  72. American Coot
  73. Black-necked Stilt
  74. American Avocet
  75. Black-bellied Plover
  76. American Golden-Plover
  77. Semipalmated Plover
  78. Killdeer
  79. Piping Plover
  80. Wilson's Snipe
  81. Short-billed Dowitcher
  82. Long-billed Dowitcher
  83. Marbled Godwit
  84. Whimbrel
  85. Greater Yellowlegs
  86. Lesser Yellowlegs
  87. Solitary Sandpiper
  88. Willet
  89. Ruddy Turnstone
  90. Sanderling
  91. Spotted Sandpiper
  92. Semipalmated Sandpiper
  93. Western Sandpiper
  94. Least Sandpiper
  95. Pectoral Sandpiper
  96. Dunlin
  97. Stilt Sandpiper
  98. Wilson's Phalarope
  99. Ring-billed Gull
  100. American Herring Gull
  101. Bonaparte's Gull
  102. Laughing Gull
  103. Caspian Tern
  104. Sandwich Tern
  105. Royal Tern
  106. Forster's Tern
  107. Least Tern
  108. Black Tern
  109. Black Skimmer
  110. Rock Dove
  111. Eurasian Collared-Dove
  112. Mourning Dove
  113. White-Winged Dove
  114. Inca Dove
  115. Monk Parakeet
  116. Yellow-billed Cuckoo
  117. Great Horned Owl
  118. Barred Owl
  119. Barn Owl
  120. Common Nighthawk
  121. Chimney Swift
  122. Ruby-throated Hummingbird
  123. Black-chinned Hummingbird
  124. Calliope Hummingbird
  125. Rufous Hummingbird
  126. Belted Kingfisher
  127. Red-headed Woodpecker
  128. Red-bellied Woodpecker
  129. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
  130. Downy Woodpecker
  131. Red-cockaded Woodpecker
  132. Northern Flicker
  133. Pileated Woodpecker
  134. Eastern Phoebe
  135. Say's Phoebe
  136. Vermilion Flycatcher
  137. Acadian Flycatcher
  138. Eastern Wood-Pewee
  139. Great Crested Flycatcher
  140. Eastern Kingbird
  141. Gray Kingbird
  142. Scissor-Tailed Flycatcher
  143. Purple Martin
  144. Tree Swallow
  145. Cliff Swallow
  146. Northern Rough-winged Swallow
  147. Barn Swallow
  148. Golden-crowned Kinglet
  149. Ruby-crowned Kinglet
  150. Cedar Waxwing
  151. Carolina Wren
  152. House Wren
  153. Sedge Wren
  154. Marsh Wren
  155. Gray Catbird
  156. Northern Mockingbird
  157. Brown Thrasher
  158. Eastern Bluebird
  159. Hermit Thrush
  160. Wood Thrush
  161. American Robin
  162. Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
  163. Carolina Chickadee
  164. Tufted Titmouse
  165. Brown-headed Nuthatch
  166. Loggerhead Shrike
  167. Blue Jay
  168. American Crow
  169. Fish Crow
  170. European Starling
  171. White-eyed Vireo
  172. Yellow-throated Vireo
  173. Blue-headed Vireo
  174. Red-eyed Vireo
  175. Orange-crowned Warbler
  176. Northern Parula
  177. Yellow Warbler
  178. Yellow-rumped Warbler
  179. Black-throated Green Warbler
  180. Blackburnian Warbler
  181. Yellow-throated Warbler
  182. Pine Warbler
  183. Palm Warbler
  184. Black-and-white Warbler
  185. American Redstart
  186. Prothonotary Warbler
  187. Worm-eating Warbler
  188. Swainson's Warbler
  189. Ovenbird
  190. Louisiana Waterthrush
  191. Kentucky Warbler
  192. Common Yellowthroat
  193. Hooded Warbler
  194. Scarlet Tanager
  195. Summer Tanager
  196. Eastern Towhee
  197. Chipping Sparrow
  198. Savannah Sparrow
  199. Le Conte's Sparrow
  200. Song Sparrow
  201. Swamp Sparrow
  202. White-throated Sparrow
  203. White-Crowned Sparrow
  204. Dark-eyed Junco
  205. Northern Cardinal
  206. Rose-breasted Grosbeak
  207. Blue Grosbeak
  208. Indigo Bunting
  209. Painted Bunting
  210. Bobolink
  211. Red-winged Blackbird
  212. Eastern Meadowlark
  213. Rusty Blackbird
  214. Boat-tailed Grackle
  215. Common Grackle
  216. Great-tailed Grackle
  217. Brown-headed Cowbird
  218. Bronzed Cowbird
  219. Baltimore Oriole
  220. Orchard Oriole
  221. Purple Finch
  222. House Finch
  223. American Goldfinch
  224. House Sparrow

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