Checklist of Birds on our

Venture to Maine

July 1-19, 2008



Common Loon
Northern Fulmar
Greater Shearwater
Sooty Shearwater
Wilson's Storm-Petrel
Leach's Storm-Petrel
Northern Gannet
Double-crested Cormorant
American Bittern
Great Blue Heron
Great Egret
Snowy Egret
Little Blue Heron
Green Heron
Glossy Ibis
Turkey Vulture
Canada Goose
Wood Duck
American Black Duck
Green-winged Teal
Common Eider
Surf Scoter
Common Merganser
Bald Eagle
Northern Harrier
Sharp-shinned Hawk
Cooper's Hawk
Broad-winged Hawk
Red-tailed Hawk
American Kestrel
Wild Turkey
Virginia Rail
Black-bellied Plover
Semipalmated Plover
American Oystercatcher
Greater Yellowlegs
Lesser Yellowlegs
Spotted Sandpiper
Upland Sandpiper
Semipalmated Sandpiper
Least Sandpiper
Short-billed Dowitcher
Wilson's Snipe
Red-necked Phalarope
Red Phalarope
Laughing Gull
Bonaparte's Gull
Ring-billed Gull
Herring Gull
Great Black-backed Gull
Black-legged Kittiwake
Roseate Tern
Common Tern
Arctic Tern
Least Tern
Common Murre
Black Guillemot
Atlantic Puffin
Rock Pigeon
Mourning Dove
Chimney Swift
Ruby-throated Hummingbird
Belted Kingfisher
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
Downy Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
Northern Flicker
Pileated Woodpecker
Eastern Wood-Pewee
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher
Alder Flycatcher
Least Flycatcher
Eastern Phoebe
Great Crested Flycatcher
Eastern Kingbird
Blue-headed Vireo

Warbling Vireo
Red-eyed Vireo
Blue Jay
American Crow
Common Raven
Tree Swallow
Bank Swallow

Cliff Swallow
Barn Swallow
Black-capped Chickadee
Boreal Chickadee
Tufted Titmouse
Red-breasted Nuthatch
White-breasted Nuthatch
Brown Creeper
House Wren
Winter Wren
Marsh Wren
Golden-crowned Kinglet
Eastern Bluebird
Swainson's Thrush
Hermit Thrush
American Robin
Gray Catbird
Northern Mockingbird
Brown Thrasher
Cedar Waxwing
European Starling
Blue-winged Warbler
Nashville Warbler
Northern Parula
Yellow Warbler
Chestnut-sided Warbler
Magnolia Warbler
Yellow-rumped Warbler
Black-throated Green Warbler
Blackburnian Warbler
Pine Warbler
Prairie Warbler
Palm Warbler
Bay-breasted Warbler
Black-and-white Warbler
American Redstart
Northern Waterthrush
Common Yellowthroat
Canada Warbler
Scarlet Tanager
Eastern Towhee
Chipping Sparrow
Field Sparrow
Vesper Sparrow
Savannah Sparrow
Grasshopper Sparrow
Saltmarsh Sharp-tailed Sparrow
Nelson's Sharp-tailed Sparrow
Seaside Sparrow
Song Sparrow
Lincoln's Sparrow
Swamp Sparrow
White-throated Sparrow
Dark-eyed Junco
Northern Cardinal
Indigo Bunting
Red-winged Blackbird
Common Grackle
Eastern Meadowlark
Brown-headed Cowbird
Baltimore Oriole
Purple Finch
House Finch
White-winged Crossbill
Red Crossbill
Pine Siskin
American Goldfinch
House Sparrow





Other Creatures:




Finback Whale
Harbor Porpoise
Atlantic Gray Seal
Harbor Seal
White-tailed Deer
Red Squirrel
Gray Squirrel
Eastern Chipmunk
Eastern Cottontail




Canadian Tiger Swallowtail
Cabbage White
Clouded Sulphur
Bog Copper
Northern Pearl Crescent
American Painted Lady
White Admiral
Eyed Brown
Northern Ringlet
Blue sp
Least Skipper



Green Darner
Common Whitetail
12 spotted Pennant

Reptiles & Amphibians


Snapping Turtle
Green Frog


Crustaceans etc.


Fresh Water Mussel (Margaritiferus)