Guide to North American Birds

Priority Birds

American Oystercatcher

Haematopus palliatus

American Woodcock

Scolopax minor

Arctic Tern

Sterna paradisaea

Ashy Storm-Petrel

Hydrobates homochroa

Bald Eagle

Haliaeetus leucocephalus

Bar-tailed Godwit

Limosa lapponica

Black Oystercatcher

Haematopus bachmani

Black Skimmer

Rynchops niger

Black-capped Petrel

Pterodroma hasitata

Black-footed Albatross

Phoebastria nigripes

Black-necked Stilt

Himantopus mexicanus

Black-throated Blue Warbler

Setophaga caerulescens

Bobolink

Dolichonyx oryzivorus

Brant

Branta bernicla

Brown Pelican

Pelecanus occidentalis

Canada Warbler

Cardellina canadensis

Cassin's Auklet

Ptychoramphus aleuticus

Cerulean Warbler

Setophaga cerulea

Clapper Rail

Rallus crepitans

Common Tern

Sterna hirundo

Golden-winged Warbler

Vermivora chrysoptera

Grasshopper Sparrow

Ammodramus savannarum

Greater Sage-Grouse

Centrocercus urophasianus

Gunnison Sage-Grouse

Centrocercus minimus

Hudsonian Godwit

Limosa haemastica

Kittlitz's Murrelet

Brachyramphus brevirostris

Laysan Albatross

Phoebastria immutabilis

Least Tern

Sternula antillarum

Lesser Prairie-Chicken

Tympanuchus pallidicinctus

Little Blue Heron

Egretta caerulea

Long-billed Curlew

Numenius americanus

Marbled Murrelet

Brachyramphus marmoratus

Mottled Duck

Anas fulvigula

Northern Goshawk

Accipiter gentilis

Piping Plover

Charadrius melodus

Prothonotary Warbler

Protonotaria citrea

Red Knot

Calidris canutus

Reddish Egret

Egretta rufescens

Redhead

Aythya americana

Roseate Spoonbill

Platalea ajaja

Roseate Tern

Sterna dougallii

Ruddy Turnstone

Arenaria interpres

Saltmarsh Sparrow

Ammospiza caudacuta

Sanderling

Calidris alba

Sandhill Crane

Antigone canadensis

Seaside Sparrow

Ammospiza maritima

Semipalmated Sandpiper

Calidris pusilla

Short-billed Dowitcher

Limnodromus griseus

Snail Kite

Rostrhamus sociabilis

Snowy Plover

Charadrius nivosus

Sooty Shearwater

Ardenna grisea

Spectacled Eider

Somateria fischeri

Spruce Grouse

Falcipennis canadensis

Swainson's Hawk

Buteo swainsoni

Swallow-tailed Kite

Elanoides forficatus

Tricolored Blackbird

Agelaius tricolor

Varied Thrush

Ixoreus naevius

Western Sandpiper

Calidris mauri

Whooping Crane

Grus americana

Wilson's Plover

Charadrius wilsonia

Wood Stork

Mycteria americana

Wood Thrush

Hylocichla mustelina

Yellow-billed Loon

Gavia adamsii

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