Farm Bird Lists – 2019

Red-winged Blackbird  3/24/2019

5-5 to 5-11-2019
American Crow
American Goldfinch
American Robin
American Woodcock
Bald Eagle
Baltimore Oriole
Barn Swallow
Barred Owl
Belted Kingfisher
Black-capped Chickadee
Blue Jay
Brown-headed Cowbird
Cape May Warbler
Chipping Sparrow
Clay-colored Sparrow
Common Snipe
Common Yellowthroat
Downy Woodpecker
Eastern Bluebird
Eastern Towhee
Field Sparrow
Gray Catbird
Great Blue Heron
Hairy Woodpecker
House Finch
House Wren
Indigo Bunting
Lincoln’s Sparrow
Mourning Dove
Northern Cardinal
Northern Flicker
Orchard Oriole
Ovenbird
Palm Warbler
Pileated Woodpecker
Purple Finch
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-tailed Hawk
Red-winged Blackbird
Rose-breasted Grosbeak
Rough-winged Swallow
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Ruby-throated Hummingbird
Ruffed Grouse
Sandhill Crane
Song Sparrow
Swamp Sparrow
Turkey Vulture
Veery
White-breasted Nuthatch
White-throated Sparrow
Wild Turkey
Wood Thrush
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
Yellow-rumped Warbler
Yellow Warbler

5/5 first of season Yellow Warbler
5/5 first of season House Wren
5/5 more Palm Warblers than I’ve ever seen – on the driveway, the paths, and the prairies
5/5 first of season Wood Thrush
5/6 first of season Gray Catbird (I think Mike has been hearing them, but this is the first sighting.)
5/6 first of season Clay-colored Sparrow
5/7 first of season Orchard Oriole
5/7 Barred Owl seen along Western Road
5/7 first of season Common Yellowthroat
5/10 first of season Ovenbird
5/10 first of season Ruby-throated Hummingbird
5/11 first of season Indigo Bunting
5/11 first of season Veery

 

4-28 to 5-4-2019
American Crow
American Goldfinch
American Robin
American Woodcock
Bald Eagle
Baltimore Oriole
Barn Swallow
Barred Owl
Belted Kingfisher
Black-capped Chickadee
Blue Jay
Brown-headed Cowbird
Brown Thrasher
Chipping Sparrow
Common Snipe
Dark-eyed Junco
Downy Woodpecker
Eastern Bluebird
Eastern Towhee
Field Sparrow
Hairy Woodpecker
House Finch
Mallard
Mourning Dove
Northern Cardinal
Palm Warbler
Pileated Woodpecker
Purple Finch
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-breasted Nuthatch
Red-tailed Hawk
Red-winged Blackbird
Rose-breasted Grosbeak
Rough-winged Swallow
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Ruffed Grouse
Sandhill Crane
Song Sparrow
Swamp Sparrow
Turkey Vulture
White-breasted Nuthatch
White-throated Sparrow
Wild Turkey
Wood Duck
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
Yellow-rumped Warbler

4/29 another Rose-breasted Grosbeak – the second one I’ve seen
4/30 finally saw a Snipe while it was flying/displaying; circling high overhead and flying fast
5/3 first of season Palm Warbler
5/3 another male Rose-breasted Grosbeak
5/4 first of season female Rose-breasted Grosbeak; I’ve seen several today, so I think they’re going to stay
5/4 first of season Baltimore Oriole

 

4-21 to 4-27-2019
American Crow
American Goldfinch
American Robin
American Woodcock
Bald Eagle
Barn Swallow
Barred Owl
Belted Kingfisher
Black-capped Chickadee
Blue Jay
Brown-headed Cowbird
Brown Thrasher
Chipping Sparrow
Common Snipe
Dark-eyed Junco
Downy Woodpecker
Eastern Bluebird
Eastern Towhee
Field Sparrow
Hairy Woodpecker
House Finch
Mourning Dove
Northern Cardinal
Northern Flicker
Pileated Woodpecker
Purple Finch
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-breasted Nuthatch
Red-tailed Hawk
Red-winged Blackbird
Rose-breasted Grosbeak
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Ruffed Grouse
Song Sparrow
Turkey Vulture
White-breasted Nuthatch
White-throated Sparrow
Wild Turkey
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
Yellow-rumped Warbler

4/24 first of season Barn Swallow
4/25 first of season Rose-breasted Grosbeak
4/27 first of season Yellow-rumped Warbler

 

4-14 to 4-20-2019
American Crow
American Goldfinch
American Robin
American Woodcock
Bald Eagle
Barred Owl
Belted Kingfisher
Black-capped Chickadee
Blue Jay
Brown-headed Cowbird
Brown Thrasher
Chipping Sparrow
Common Snipe
Dark-eyed Junco
Downy Woodpecker
Eastern Bluebird
Eastern Phoebe
Eastern Towhee
Field Sparrow
Fox Sparrow
Hairy Woodpecker
Killdeer
Mallard
Mourning Dove
Northern Cardinal
Northern Flicker
Pileated Woodpecker
Purple Finch
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-tailed Hawk
Red-winged Blackbird
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Ruffed Grouse
Sandhill Crane
Song Sparrow
Swamp Sparrow
Turkey Vulture
White-breasted Nuthatch
White-throated Sparrow
Wild Turkey
Wood Duck
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker

4/16 first of season Common Snipe
4/17 first of season Field Sparrow
4/17 first of season Brown Thrasher
4/17 first of season White-throated Sparrow
4/17 muskrat in flooded creek
4/18 first of season Ruby-crowned Kinglet
4/18 first of season Chipping Sparrow
4/18 first of season Eastern Towhee
4/19 first of season dragonflies

 

4-7 to 4-13-2019
American Crow
American Goldfinch
American Kestrel
American Robin
American Tree Sparrow
American Woodcock
Bald Eagle
Belted Kingfisher
Black-capped Chickadee
Blue Jay
Brown-headed Cowbird
Dark-eyed Junco
Downy Woodpecker
Eastern Bluebird
Eastern Phoebe
Fox Sparrow
Hairy Woodpecker
Killdeer
Mallard
Mourning Dove
Northern Cardinal
Northern Flicker
Pileated Woodpecker
Purple Finch
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-tailed Hawk
Red-winged Blackbird
Ruffed Grouse
Sandhill Crane
Song Sparrow
Turkey Vulture
White-breasted Nuthatch
Wild Turkey
Wood Duck
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker

4/7 first of season Northern Flicker
4/8 first of season Brown-headed Cowbird
4/8 first of season Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
4/8 first of season Wood Frogs calling
4/13 Fisher ran from Western Road, almost to the Y, through the ditch and up the East Center Valley hillside

 

3-31 to 4-6-2019
American Crow
American Goldfinch
American Robin
American Woodcock
Bald Eagle
Black-capped Chickadee
Blue Jay
Dark-eyed Junco
Downy Woodpecker
Eastern Bluebird
Eastern Phoebe
Fox Sparrow
Great Blue Heron
Hairy Woodpecker
Killdeer
Mallard
Mourning Dove
Pileated Woodpecker
Purple Finch
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-tailed Hawk
Ruffed Grouse
Song Sparrow
Trumpeter Swan
Turkey Vulture
White-breasted Nuthatch
Wild Turkey
Wood Duck

3/31 several small (3 birds) flocks of Trumpeter Swans flying over here, and farther up Praag Valley
4/2 dark Red-tailed Hawk circling over Praag Valley and Center Valley
4/3 3 Great Blue Herons circled and then came in to roost in the tall trees on Pine Point, just at the bottom of the Dugway
4/4 several Wood Ducks and Mallards on the Frog Pond
4/5 American Mink running along stream next to the driveway, under the willows
4/5 first of season Eastern Phoebe

 

3-24 to 3-30-2019
American Crow
American Goldfinch
American Robin
American Tree Sparrow
American Woodcock
Bald Eagle
Barred Owl
Black-capped Chickadee
Blue Jay
Canada Goose
Dark-eyed Junco
Downy Woodpecker
Eastern Bluebird
Fox Sparrow
Golden-crowned Kinglet
Golden Eagle
Hairy Woodpecker
Killdeer
Mourning Dove
Northern Cardinal
Northern Shrike
Pileated Woodpecker
Purple Finch
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-breasted Nuthatch
Red-tailed Hawk
Red-winged Blackbird
Ruffed Grouse
Sandhill Crane
Song Sparrow
Tundra Swan
Turkey Vulture
White-breasted Nuthatch
Wild Turkey

3/24 first of season Eastern Bluebird
3/24 Northern Shrike in wetland
3/24 juvenile Golden Eagle over Big View Prairie
3/24 first of season Infant Moth
3/27 first of season American Woodcock
3/27 first of season Golden-crowned Kinglet
3/27 first of season Fox Sparrow
3/29 first of season Ruffed Grouse drumming
3/29 first of season butterfly – Mourning Cloak

 

3-17 to 3-23-2019
American Crow
American Goldfinch
American Robin
American Tree Sparrow
Bald Eagle
Barred Owl
Belted Kingfisher
Black-capped Chickadee
Blue Jay
Canada Goose
Dark-eyed Junco
Downy Woodpecker
Golden Eagle
Hairy Woodpecker
Hooded Merganser
Killdeer
Mourning Dove
Northern Cardinal
Northern Shrike
Pileated Woodpecker
Purple Finch
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-winged Blackbird
Sandhill Crane
Song Sparrow
Trumpeter Swan (tentatively)
Turkey Vulture
White-breasted Nuthatch
Wild Turkey

3/17 first of season Red-winged Blackbird
3/18 first of season Sandhill Crane
3/18 juvenile Golden Eagle circling above Big View Prairie chased by crows
3/19 juvenile Golden Eagle circling over Center Valley
3/20 Northern Shrike along 88
3/20 two Golden Eagles circling south and east of our place; one juvenile, one adult
3/22 small flock of Swans flying over – I think Trumpeters (large, low flying, quiet except for one low honk, no neck bands)
3/23 first of season Turkey Vulture
3/23 first of season Song Sparrow
3/23 first of season Killdeer
3/23 pair of Hooded Mergansers in one of the beaver lakes

 

3-10 to 3-16-2019
American Crow
American Goldfinch
American Robin
American Tree Sparrow
Bald Eagle
Black-capped Chickadee
Blue Jay
Dark-eyed Junco
Downy Woodpecker
Eastern Screech Owl
Hairy Woodpecker
Mourning Dove
Northern Cardinal
Northern Shrike
Pileated Woodpecker
Purple Finch
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-tailed Hawk
White-breasted Nuthatch

3/10 Northern Shrike fluttering at the bird feeders
3/14 flock of American Robins in the trees by the house

 

3-3 to 3-9-2019
American Crow
American Goldfinch
American Tree Sparrow
Bald Eagle
Black-capped Chickadee
Blue Jay
Coopers Hawk
Dark-eyed Junco
Downy Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
Mourning Dove
Northern Cardinal
Pileated Woodpecker
Purple Finch
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-tailed Hawk
White-breasted Nuthatch

 

2-24 to 3-2-2019
American Crow
American Goldfinch
American Tree Sparrow
Bald Eagle
Black-capped Chickadee
Blue Jay
Dark-eyed Junco
Downy Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
Mourning Dove
Northern Cardinal
Pine Siskin
Purple Finch
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-tailed Hawk
White-breasted Nuthatch
Wild Turkey

 

2-17 to 2-23-2019
American Crow
American Goldfinch
American Tree Sparrow
Bald Eagle
Black-capped Chickadee
Blue Jay
Dark-eyed Junco
Downy Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
Mourning Dove
Northern Cardinal
Pileated Woodpecker
Purple Finch
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-tailed Hawk
Sharp-shinned Hawk
White-breasted Nuthatch

2/23 first spring Northern Cardinal call

 

2-10 to 2-16-2019
American Crow
American Goldfinch
American Tree Sparrow
Bald Eagle
Belted Kingfisher
Black-capped Chickadee
Blue Jay
Dark-eyed Junco
Downy Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
Mourning Dove
Northern Cardinal
Northern Shrike
Purple Finch
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-breasted Nuthatch
White-breasted Nuthatch

2/11 Northern Shrike around the feeders
2/13 Northern Shrike on trees across Western Road

 

2-3 to 2-9-2019
American Crow
American Goldfinch
American Tree Sparrow
Bald Eagle
Black-capped Chickadee
Blue Jay
Canada Goose
Dark-eyed Junco
Downy Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
Mourning Dove
Northern Cardinal
Northern Shrike
Purple Finch
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-breasted Nuthatch
Red-tailed Hawk
White-breasted Nuthatch
Wild Turkey

2/8 Northern Shrike near feeders
2/9 flock of Canada Geese flying south

 

1-27 to 2-2-2019
American Crow
American Goldfinch
American Tree Sparrow
Bald Eagle
Barred Owl
Black-capped Chickadee
Blue Jay
Dark-eyed Junco
Downy Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
Mourning Dove
Northern Cardinal
Purple Finch
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-tailed Hawk
White-breasted Nuthatch

1/31 pair of Barred Owls calling

 

1-20 to 1-26-2019
American Crow
American Goldfinch
Bald Eagle
Black-capped Chickadee
Blue Jay
Dark-eyed Junco
Downy Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
Mourning Dove
Northern Cardinal
Purple Finch
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-breasted Nuthatch
Red-tailed Hawk
Sharp-shinned Hawk
White-breasted Nuthatch

1/21 mating Bald Eagles on Maple Ridge

 

1-13 to 1-19-2019
American Crow
American Goldfinch
Bald Eagle
Barred Owl
Belted Kingfisher
Black-capped Chickadee
Blue Jay
Dark-eyed Junco
Downy Woodpecker
Great Horned Owl
Hairy Woodpecker
Mourning Dove
Northern Cardinal
Pileated Woodpecker
Purple Finch
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-breasted Nuthatch
Red-tailed Hawk
White-breasted Nuthatch

1/16 pair of Great Horned Owls calling

 

1-6 to 1-12-19
American Crow
American Goldfinch
Bald Eagle
Barred Owl
Black-capped Chickadee
Blue Jay
Dark-eyed Junco
Downy Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
Mourning Dove
Northern Cardinal
Pileated Woodpecker
Purple Finch
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-breasted Nuthatch
Red-tailed Hawk
Rock Dove
Ruffed Grouse
Sharp-shinned Hawk
White-breasted Nuthatch
Wild Turkey