2016 Bird List

January:

1. Canada Goose (Lake Olathe)
2. Mallard
3. Northern Shoveler
4. American Coot
5. Carolina Wren
6. Blue Jay
7. Pie-Billed Grebe
8. Red-shafted Flicker
9. American Bald Eagle x4
10. American Robin
11. European Starling
12. Eastern Bluebird
13. American Kestral
14. American Crow
15. Dark-eyed Junco
16. Common Goldeneye (male and female)*
17. Ring-necked Duck (female)*
18. Mockingbird
19. Red-tailed Hawk
20. Northern Cardinal
21. Hooded Merganser (male and female)*
22. Wild Turkey
23. Mourning Dove

February:

24. Pileated Woodpecker*
25. Downy Woodpecker
26. Red-wing Blackbird
27. Tree Sparrow
28. House Finch
29. Eastern Meadowlark

March:

30. Eastern Phoebe
31. American Goldfinch (male and female)
32. Killdeer
33. House Sparrow
34. Double-crested Cormorant
35. Red-bellied Woodpecker
36. Field Sparrow
37. Song Sparrow
38. Brown-headed Cowbird
39. Turkey Vulture
40. Great Blue Heron

April:

41. House Wren
42. Brown Thrasher
43. Tufted Titmouse
44. Blue-winged Teal
45. Yellow-rumped Warbler (Sunflower Nature Park)
46. Lark Sparrow
47. Wood Duck
48. Barn Swallow
49. Great Egret
50. Osprey
51. Bank Swallow
52. Franklin’s Gull 4/26
53. White-crowned Sparrow*
54. Eastern Kingbird
55. Eastern Towhee*
56. Spotted Sandpiper* – Lake Olathe 4/29
57. Cliff Swallow

May:

58. Cerulean Warbler* -95th St Park 5/2
59. Hermit Thrush* – Lake Olathe 5/3
60. Green Heron
61. Baltimore Oriole 5/6
62. Western Kingbird 5/10
63. Barred Owl
64. Blue Grosbeak*
65. Black-throated Green Warbler*
66. Eastern Wood-Peewee*
67. Least Flycatcher*
68. Scissor-tailed Flycatcher
69. Cooper’s Hawk
70. Ruby-throated Hummingbird
71. Red-headed Woodpecker (5/18)
72. Cedar Waxwing – love unripe mulberries
73. Rose-breasted Grosbeak*
74. Orchard Oriole (5/19)
75. Summer Tanager (female)*
76. Yellow Warbler
77. Chimney Swift

June:

78. American Black Duck* (6/12-Kennebunk, ME)
79. Black and White Warbler
80. Red-eyed Vireo*
81. Fish Crow
82. Swamp Sparrow
83. Vesper Sparrow
84. Bonaparte’s Gull
85. Great Black-backed Gull
86. Herring Gull
87. Common Tern
88. Least Tern
89. Cattle Egret
90. Common Eider*

August:

91. Dickcissel
92. Great Horned Owl

*New to Life List

See 2015 Bird List