Venture to Michigan:
In Search of Kirtland's Warbler

List of all birds and other wildlife seen and/or heard on our Venture
June 15, 2012








June 8
Arrive in Romulus, Michigan
June 9

Lower Huron Metropark, Jubilee Park, Perry and Gratiot - Saginaw State Game Area and drive to Mio
June 10

Huron State Forest and guided tour for the KW, Makinac Bridge and drive to Seney
June 11

Seney NWR and drive to Paradise
June 12

Whitefish Point and Tahquamenon Falls SP
June 13

Circuit to see the CW and other Boreal forest birds
June 14

Vermilion Road , goose Marsh Road, Hartwick Pines SP and drive to Pinconning
June 15

Nyanquing Point Wildlife Area and drive back to Detroit



Canada Goose
Mute Swan
Trumpeter Swan
Wood Duck
Northern Shoveler
Green-winged Teal
Ring-necked Duck
Common Goldeneye
Hooded Merganser
Common merganser
Red-breasted Merganser
Wild Turkey
Ruffed Grouse
Sharp-tailed Grouse
Common Loon
Pied-billed Grebe
Double-crested Cormorant
American Bittern
Least Bittern
Black-crowned Night Heron
Green Heron
Great Blue Heron
Great Egret
Turkey Vulture
Bald Eagle
Northern Harrier
Sharp-shinned Hawk
Red-shouldered Hawk
Broad-winged Hawk
Red-tailed Hawk
American Kestrel
Virginia Rail
Common Moorhen
American Coot
Sandhill Crane
Spotted Sandpiper
Upland Sandpiper
Ring-billed Gull
Herring Gull
Caspian Tern
Common Tern
Rock Pigeon
Mourning Dove

Yellow-billed Cuckoo



Great Horned Owl
Common Nighthawk
Chimney Swift
Ruby-throated Hummingbird
Belted Kingfisher
Red-headed Woodpecker
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
Downy Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
Northern Flicker
Pileated Woodpecker
Eastern Phoebe
Olive-sided Flycatcher
Eastern Wood-Pewee
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher
Alder Flycatcher
Willow Flycatcher
Least Flycatcher
Great Crested Flycatcher
Eastern Kingbird
Yellow-throated Vireo
Warbling Vireo
Blue-headed Vireo
Red-eyed Vireo
Blue Jay
American Crow
Northern Raven
Horned Lark
Tree Swallow
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
Cliff Swallow
Barn Swallow
Black-capped Chickadee
Tufted Titmouse
Red-breasted Nuthatch
White-breasted Nuthatch
Brown Creeper
Sedge Wren
Marsh Wren
Carolina Wren
Winter Wren
House Wren
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
Golden-crowned Kinglet
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Eastern Bluebird
Hermit Thrush
American Robin

Gray Catbird
Brown Thrasher
European Starling
Cedar Waxwing
Northern Waterthrush
Blue-winged Warbler
Black-and-white Warbler
Nashville Warbler
Connecticut Warbler
Mourning Warbler
Common Yellowthroat
American Redstart
Cape May Warbler
Northern Parula
Blackburnian Warbler
Yellow Warbler
Magnolia Warbler
Chestnut-sided Warbler
Black-throated Blue Warbler
Pine Warbler
Yellow-rumped Warbler
Black-throated Green warbler
Canada Warbler
Song Sparrow
Lincoln's Sparrow
Swamp Sparrow
Dark-eyed Junco
White-throated Sparrow
Savannah Sparrow
Chipping Sparrow
Field Sparrow
Vesper sparrow
Eastern Towhee
Scarlet Tanager
Rose-breasted Grosbeak
Northern Cardinal
Indigo Bunting
Baltimore Oriole
Red-winged Blackbird
Brown-headed Cowbird
Common Grackle
Yellow-headed Blackbird
American Goldfinch
Purple Finch
House Finch
Red Crossbill
Evening Grosbeak

House Sparrow



Other Creatures


Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Canadian Tiger Swallowtail
Cabbage White
Pink-edged Sulphur
Orange Sulphur
Cloudless Sulphur
Mourning Cloak
Question Mark
Red Admiral
Common Buckeye
American lady
Red-spotted Purple/White Admiral
Pearl Crescent
Silvery Checkerspot
Baltimore Checkerspot
Spring Azure
Brown Elfin
Silver-spotted Skipper





Common Green Darner
12-spotted Pennant
Common Whitetail
Chalk-fronted Corporal

Black Saddlebags

Mammals and other Critters

Gray Squirrel
Red Squirrel
Eastern Chipmunk
Least Chipmunk
Mouse sp
Black Bear

White-tailed Deer



Reptiles and Amphibians

Northern Leopard Frog
Green Frog
Spring Peeper
American Toad
Eastern Spiny Softshell Turtle

Painted Turtle