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My Bird Lists -- My Louisiana State Life List, My Yard List and, tah dah, My World Life List.

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my yard list

2010-11-08 - 10:35 a.m.

My yard list as of today:

  1. American White Pelican
  2. Double-crested Cormorant
  3. Magnificent Frigatebird
  4. Anhinga
  5. Great Blue Heron
  6. Great Egret
  7. Snowy Egret
  8. Green Heron
  9. White Ibis
  10. Canada Goose
  11. Snow Goose
  12. Black-Bellied Whistling Duck
  13. Wood Duck
  14. Northern Bobwhite
  15. Black Vulture
  16. Turkey Vulture
  17. Swallow-tailed Kite
  18. Mississippi Kite
  19. Bald Eagle
  20. Osprey
  21. Northern Harrier
  22. Sharp-shinned Hawk
  23. Cooper's Hawk
  24. Red-shouldered Hawk
  25. Broad-Winged Hawk
  26. Red-tailed Hawk
  27. Peregrine Falcon
  28. Merlin
  29. Killdeer
  30. Rock Dove
  31. Eurasian Collared-Dove
  32. Mourning Dove
  33. White-Winged Dove
  34. Inca Dove
  35. Yellow-billed Cuckoo
  36. Chimney Swift
  37. Ruby-throated Hummingbird
  38. Black-chinned Hummingbird
  39. Rufous Hummingbird
  40. Calliope Hummingbird
  41. Broad-Tailed Hummingbird
  42. Red-headed Woodpecker
  43. Red-bellied Woodpecker
  44. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
  45. Downy Woodpecker
  46. Pileated Woodpecker
  47. Northern Flicker (Yellow-Shafted Fllicker)
  48. Eastern Phoebe
  49. Great Crested Flycatcher
  50. Eastern Kingbird
  51. Eastern Pewee
  52. Purple Martin
  53. Tree Swallow
  54. Golden-crowned Kinglet
  55. Ruby-crowned Kinglet
  56. Cedar Waxwing
  57. Carolina Wren
  58. House Wren
  59. Gray Catbird
  60. Northern Mockingbird
  61. Brown Thrasher
  62. Eastern Bluebird
  63. Hermit Thrush
  64. American Robin
  65. Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
  66. Carolina Chickadee
  67. Tufted Titmouse
  68. Brown-headed Nuthatch
  69. Loggerhead Shrike
  70. Blue Jay
  71. American Crow
  72. Fish Crow
  73. European Starling
  74. White-eyed Vireo
  75. Yellow-throated Vireo
  76. Blue-headed Vireo
  77. Red-eyed Vireo
  78. Orange-crowned Warbler
  79. Tennessee Warbler
  80. Northern Parula
  81. Yellow-rumped Warbler
  82. Black-throated Green Warbler
  83. Pine Warbler
  84. Louisiana Waterthrush
  85. Common Yellowthroat
  86. Hooded Warbler
  87. Summer Tanager
  88. Eastern Towhee
  89. Chipping Sparrow
  90. Savannah Sparrow
  91. Song Sparrow
  92. White-throated Sparrow
  93. Dark-eyed Junco
  94. Northern Cardinal
  95. Blue Grosbeak
  96. Indigo Bunting
  97. Painted Bunting
  98. Rose-Breasted Grosbeak
  99. Red-winged Blackbird
  100. Boat-tailed Grackle
  101. Common Grackle
  102. Brown-headed Cowbird
  103. Bronzed Cowbird
  104. Orchard Oriole
  105. Baltimore Oriole
  106. Purple Finch
  107. House Finch
  108. American Goldfinch
  109. Pine Siskin
  110. House Sparrow
  111. Scaly-breasted Munia

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