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Bird Checklists of the United States

Casa Grande Ruins National Monument and Vicinity

Coolidge, Arizona


C = Common               p = permanent
FC= Fairly Common        s = summer resident
U = Uncommon             w = winter resident
R = Rare                 t = transient


PELICANS ___American White Pelican R,t
HERONS AND EGRETS ___Great Blue Heron R,w ___Great Egret R,w
IBISES ___White-faced Ibis R,t
DUCKS ___Mallard FC,t,w ___Northern Pintail FC,t,w
VULTURES ___Turkey Vulture U,s
HAWKS AND EAGLES ___Northern Harrier U,w ___Sharp-shinned Hawk U,w ___Cooper's Hawk U,w ___Harris' Hawk R,p ___Swainson's Hawk R,t ___Zone-tailed Hawk R,s ___Red-tailed Hawk FC,p ___Rough-legged Hawk R,t,w
FALCONS ___American Kestrel U,p
QUAIL ___Gambel's Quail C,p
CRANES ___Sandhill Crane R,w
SHORE BIRDS ___Killdeer U,p ___Solitary Sandpiper U,t
DOVES AND PIGEONS ___Rock Dove C,p ___Band-tailed Pigeon U,s ___White-winged Dove FC,s ___Mourning Dove C,p ___Inca Dove FC,p ___Common Ground Dove R,s,R,w
ROADRUNNERS ___Greater Roadrunner FC,p
BARN OWLS ___Common Barn-Owl R,p
TYPICAL OWLS ___Western Screech-Owl U,p ___Great Horned Owl FC,p ___Burrowing Owl FC,p ___Elf Owl R,p
NIGHT HAWKS ___Lesser Nighthawk FC,s ___Common Poorwill R,s
SWIFTS ___White-throated Swift U,s
HUMMINGBIRDS ___Black-chinned Hummingbird C,s ___Anna's Hummingbird U,s,C,w ___Costa's Hummingbird R,p
KINGFISHERS ___Belted Kingfisher R,t
WOODPECKERS ___Gila Woodpecker C,p ___Yellow-bellied Sapsucker R,w ___Ladder-backed Woodpecker FC,p ___Northern Flicker C,p
TYRANT FLYCATCHERS ___Olive-sided Flycatcher U,t ___Western Wood-Pewee U,s ___Black Phoebe U,p ___Say's Phoebe C,p ___Vermillion Flycatcher R,p ___Dusky-capped Flycatcher R,s ___Ash-throated Flycatcher R,s ___Brown-crested Flycatcher FC,s ___Western Kingbird U,s
LARKS ___Horned Lark FC,w
SWALLOWS ___Violet-green Swallow R,s,t ___N. Rough-winged Swallow FC,t ___Cliff Swallow C,s ___Barn Swallow FC,s,t ___Tree Swallow U,t
JAYS AND CROWS ___Common Raven U,p
VERDINS ___Verdin C,p
WRENS ___Cactus Wren C,p ___Rock Wren C,p ___Bewick's Wren U,p
GNATCATCHERS AND KINGLETS ___Black-tailed Gnatcatcher U,p ___Ruby-crowned Kinglet R,t
THRUSHES AND BLUEBIRDS ___Western Bluebird U,w ___Mountain Bluebird U,w ___American Robin FC,w
MOCKINGBIRDS AND THRASHERS ___Northern Mockingbird FC,p ___Sage Thrasher R,t,w ___Bendire's Thrasher U,p ___Curve-billed Thrasher C,p ___Crissal Thrasher U,p ___LeConte's Thrasher U,p
WAXWINGS ___Cedar Waxwing U,w
SILKY FLYCATCHERS ___Phainopepla FC,p
SHRIKES ___Loggerhead Shrike FC,p
STARLINGS ___European Starling C,p
WOOD WARBLERS ___Lucy's Warbler R,s ___Yellow Warbler R,s,t ___Yellow-rumped Warbler FC,w ___Black-throated Gray Warbler R,s ___Hermit Warbler U,t ___MacGillivray's Warbler U,t ___Wilson's Warbler U,t ___Orange-crowned Warbler U,t
TANAGERS ___Western Tanager R,s,t
CARDINALS AND ALLIES ___Northern Cardinal R,p ___Pyrrhuloxia R,p
TOWHEES, SPARROWS, AND JUNCOS ___Green-tailed Towhee R,t,w ___Brown Towhee U,p ___Abert's Towhee R,p ___Chipping Sparrow U,w,t ___Brewer's Sparrow FC,w ___Vesper Sparrow R,w ___Black-throated Sparrow R,p ___Sage Sparrow R,w ___Lark Bunting U,w ___Lincoln's Sparrow R,w,t ___White-crowned Sparrow C,w,t ___Dark-eyed Junco U,w
BLACKBIRDS AND ORIOLES ___Red-winged Blackbird U,p ___Western Meadowlark FC,w ___Yellow-headed Blackbird R,w ___Brewer's Blackbird R,w ___Bronzed Cowbird U,p ___Brown-headed Cowbird FC,p ___Northern Oriole U,s ___Hooded Oriole U,s
FINCHES AND GOLDFINCHES ___House Finch C,p ___Lesser Goldfinch U,t
OLD WORLD SPARROWS ___House Sparrow C,p
* Please report any unusual bird sightings. *

If you have any questions, contact:

	United States Department of the Interior
	National Park Service                  
	Casa Grande Ruins National Monument
	1100 Ruins Drive                       
	Coolidge, Arizona 85228

This resource is based on the following source:
Barry, Patricia, Park Ranger. 1987.  Bird Check List, Casa Grande Ruins 
     National Monument and Vicinity.  Southwest Parks and Monument 
     Association and United States Department of the Interior.  Unpaginated.           
This resource should be cited as:
Barry, Patricia, Park Ranger. 1987.  Bird Check List, Casa Grande Ruins 
     National Monument and Vicinity.  Southwest Parks and Monument 
     Association and United States Department of the Interior.  Unpaginated.
     Jamestown, ND: Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center Online.        
     http://www.npwrc.usgs.govcasa.htm 
     (Version 10JUL2001).                

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