Farm Bird Lists – 2021

2/4/2021 Purple Finches and American Goldfinches

3-28 to 4-3-2021
American Crow
American Goldfinch
American Robin
Bald Eagle
Belted Kingfisher
Black-capped Chickadee
Blue Jay
Brown-headed Cowbird
Dark-eyed Junco
Downy Woodpecker
Eastern Bluebird
Eastern Phoebe
Hairy Woodpecker
Mourning Dove
Northern Cardinal
Pileated Woodpecker
Purple Finch
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-winged Blackbird
Song Sparrow
Turkey Vulture
White-breasted Nuthatch
Wild Turkey

3/30 first of season Eastern Phoebe

 

3-21 to 3-27-2021
American Crow
American Goldfinch
American Robin
Bald Eagle
Belted Kingfisher
Black-capped Chickadee
Blue Jay
Brown-headed Cowbird
Dark-eyed Junco
Downy Woodpecker
Eastern Bluebird
Fox Sparrow
Hairy Woodpecker
Mallard
Mourning Dove
Northern Cardinal
Pileated Woodpecker
Purple Finch
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-tailed Hawk
Ruffed Grouse
Sandhill Crane
Song Sparrow
Turkey Vulture
White-breasted Nuthatch
Wild Turkey
Wilson’s Snipe
Wood Duck

3/21 first of season Turkey Vulture
3/21 first of season Fox Sparrow
3/22 first of season butterfly – Mourning Cloak
3/23 first of season Wood Duck
3/23 first of season Wilson’s Snipe
3/25 first of season Wood Frogs
3/25 first of season Brown-headed Cowbird

 

3-14 to 3-20-2021
American Crow
American Goldfinch
American Robin
Bald Eagle
Black-capped Chickadee
Blue Jay
Canada Goose
Dark-eyed Junco
Downy Woodpecker
Eastern Bluebird
Hairy Woodpecker
Mourning Dove
Northern Cardinal
Pileated Woodpecker
Purple Finch
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-tailed Hawk
Red-winged Blackbird
Sandhill Crane
Song Sparrow
Tundra Swan
White-breasted Nuthatch
Wild Turkey

3/17 Saw mink run under culvert and along edge of creek
3/19 first of season Song Sparrow
3/20 first of season Eastern Bluebird

 

3-7 to 3-13-2021
American Crow
American Goldfinch
American Robin
Bald Eagle
Belted Kingfisher
Black-capped Chickadee
Blue Jay
Canada Goose
Dark-eyed Junco
Downy Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
Killdeer
Mourning Dove
Northern Cardinal
Pileated Woodpecker
Purple Finch
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-tailed Hawk
Red-winged Blackbird
Sandhill Crane
Trumpeter Swan
White-breasted Nuthatch
Wild Turkey

3/7 flock of Trumpeter Swans flying over – about 12
3/8 first of season Red-winged Blackbird
3/8 first of season American Robin
3/9 first of season Sandhill Cranes flying over – two separated pairs
3/9 first of season Infant Moth
3/10 Killdeer

 

2-28 to 3-6-2021
American Crow
American Goldfinch
Bald Eagle
Belted Kingfisher
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
Rock Dove
White-breasted Nuthatch

3/1 first Pileated Woodpecker since the first week in January
3/4 2 Rock Doves on the deck and inspecting – but not eating at – the feeders; flew away down the valley

 

2-21 to 2-27-2021
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
Purple Finch
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-tailed Hawk
Rough-legged Hawk
Sharp-shinned Hawk
White-breasted Nuthatch

2/22 first spring Northern Cardinal song
2/25 3 Belted Kingfishers doing mating or territorial battles over wetland
2/27 light morph Rough-legged Hawk flying over Western Prairie

 

2-14 to 2-20-2021
American Crow
American Goldfinch
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-tailed Hawk
White-breasted Nuthatch

2/14 Northern Shrike near the feeders

 

2-7 to 2-13-2021
American Crow
American Goldfinch
Bald Eagle
Black-capped Chickadee
Blue Jay
Dark-eyed Junco
Downy Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
Mourning Dove
Northern Cardinal
Northern Shrike
Purple Finch
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-tailed Hawk
White-breasted Nuthatch

2/10 Northern Shrike outside my window

 

1-31 to 2-6-2021
American Crow
American Goldfinch
Bald Eagle
Black-capped Chickadee
Blue Jay
Dark-eyed Junco
Downy Woodpecker
Golden Eagle
Hairy Woodpecker
Mourning Dove
Northern Cardinal
Purple Finch
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-tailed Hawk
Ruffed Grouse
White-breasted Nuthatch

2/5 first of season immature Golden Eagle flew up from a tree on Indian Grass hillside

 

1-24 to 1-30-2021
American Crow
American Goldfinch
Bald Eagle
Belted Kingfisher
Black-capped Chickadee
Blue Jay
Dark-eyed Junco
Downy Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
Mourning Dove
Purple Finch
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-tailed Hawk
Ruffed Grouse
White-breasted Nuthatch

 

1-17 to 1-23-2021
American Crow
American Goldfinch
Bald Eagle
Belted Kingfisher
Black-capped Chickadee
Blue Jay
Dark-eyed Junco
Downy Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
Mourning Dove
Northern Cardinal
Purple Finch
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-tailed Hawk
Ruffed Grouse
White-breasted Nuthatch

 

1-10 to 1-16-2021
American Crow
American Goldfinch
Bald Eagle
Barred Owl
Belted Kingfisher
Black-capped Chickadee
Blue Jay
Dark-eyed Junco
Downy Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
Mourning Dove
Purple Finch
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-tailed Hawk
White-breasted Nuthatch

 

1-3 to 1-9-2021
American Crow
American Goldfinch
American Tree Sparrow
Bald Eagle
Barred Owl
Black-capped Chickadee
Blue Jay
Dark-eyed Junco
Downy Woodpecker
Great Horned Owl
Hairy Woodpecker
Northern Cardinal
Pileated Woodpecker
Purple Finch
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-tailed Hawk
White-breasted Nuthatch

1/8 large flock of American Tree Sparrows in Buffalo Ridge Prairie
1/8 Great Horned Owl at S end of Center Valley