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Cache River National Wildlife Refuge

Augusta, Arkansas


Symbols indicative of seasonal abundance of each species are as follows:

- : U.S. COE Study sightings (spring & winter)
+ : NBS sightings spring only
** : Reported by both
Confirmed refuge personnel sightings have no post listing mark.


GREBES ___ Pied-billed Grebe
PELICANS ___ American White Pelican
CORMORANTS ___ Double-crested Cormorant
ANHINGA ___ Anhinga
HERONS, BITTERNS, IBISES, STORKS ___ American Bittern ___ Least Bittern ___ Great Blue Heron ___ Great Egret ___ Snowy Egret ___ Little Blue Heron ___ Cattle Egret ___ Black-crowned Night-Heron ___ Yellow-crowned Night-Heron
DUCKS, GEESE, SWANS ___ Greater White-Fronted Goose ___ Snow Goose ___ Canada Goose ___ Ross' Goose ___ Wood Duck ___ Green-winged Teal ___ American Black Duck ___ Mallard ___ Northern Pintail ___ Blue-winged Teal ___ Northern Shoveler ___ Gadwall ___ American Wigeon ___ Canvasback ___ Redhead ___ Ring-necked Duck ___ Lesser Scaup ___ Bufflehead ___ Hooded Merganser ___ Red-breasted Merganser ___ Ruddy Duck
VULTURES ___ Black Vulture ___ Turkey Vulture
EAGLES, OSPREY ___ Osprey ___ Bald Eagle ___ Northern Harrier ___ Sharp-shinned Hawk ___ Cooper's Hawk ___ Red-shouldered Hawk ___ Red-tailed Hawk
FALCONS ___ American Kestrel
TURKEY, QUAIL ___ Wild Turkey ___ Northern Bobwhite
RAILS, GALLINULES, COOTS, SORA ___ American Coot
SHOREBIRDS ___ American Golden Plover ___ Killdeer ___ American Avocet ___ Greater Yellowlegs ___ Lesser Yellowlegs ___ Solitary Sandpiper ___ Spotted Sandpiper ___ Semipalmated Sandpiper ___ Short-billed Dowitcher ___ Long-billed Dowitcher ___ Common Snipe ___ American Woodcock
DOVES ___ Rock Dove ___ Mourning Dove**
CUCKOOS ___ Yellow-billed Cuckoo**
OWLS ___ Barn Owl+ ___ Eastern Screech-Owl ___ Great Horned Owl ___ Barred Owl
GOATSUCKERS, SWIFTS, HUMMINGBIRDS, KINGFISHERS ___ Common Nighthawk ___ Chimney Swift** ___ Ruby-throated Hummingbird- ___ Belted Kingfisher
WOODPECKERS ___ Red-headed Woodpecker** ___ Red-bellied Woodpecker** ___ Yellow-bellied Sapsucker- ___ Downy Woodpecker** ___ Hairy Woodpecker- ___ Northern Flicker- ___ Pileated Woodpecker**
FLYCATCHERS ___ Scissor-tailed Flycatcher ___ Eastern Wood-Pewee** ___ Acadian Flycatcher** ___ Eastern Phoebe** ___ Great Crested Flycatcher** ___ Eastern Kingbird-
LARK, SWALLOWS, JAY, CROWS ___ Purple Martin ___ Tree Swallow ___ Cliff Swallow ___ Barn Swallow ___ Blue Jay** ___ American Crow+ ___ Fish Crow
CHICKADEES, TITMICE, NUTHATCHES, CREEPER ___ Carolina Chickadee** ___ Tufted Titmouse** ___ Red-breasted Nuthatch- ___ White-breasted Nuthatch** ___ Brown Creeper-
WRENS ___ Carolina Wren** ___ Winter Wren-
GNATCATCHERS AND KINGLETS ___ Golden-crowned Kinglet- ___ Ruby-crowned Kinglet- ___ Blue-gray Gnatcatcher**
THRUSHES, MOCKINGBIRD, THRASHER ___ Eastern Bluebird- ___ Veery ___ Gray-cheecked Thrush- ___ Swainson's Thrush- ___ Hermit Thrush- ___ Wood Thrush** ___ American Robin- ___ Gray Catbird- ___ Northern Mockingbird ___ Brown Thrasher
PIPITS, WAXWINGS, SHRIKE, STARLING ___ Cedar Waxwing ___ Loggerhead Shrike ___ European Starling-
VIREOS, WARBLERS ___ White-eyed Vireo- ___ Yellow-throated Vireo** ___ Philadelphia Vireo- ___ Red-eyed Vireo** ___ Golden-winged Warbler- ___ Tennessee Warbler- ___ Northern Parula** ___ Chestnut-sided Warbler- ___ Magnolia Warbler- ___ Black-throated Green Warbler- ___ Blackburnian Warbler- ___ Yellow-throated Warbler** ___ Bay-breasted Warbler- ___ Black-and-white Warbler- ___ American Redstart- ___ Prothonotary Warbler** ___ Ovenbird- ___ Northern Waterthrush- ___ Kentucky Warbler- ___ Common Yellowthroat- ___ Hooded Warbler- ___ Canada Warbler- ___ Yellow-breasted Chat- ___ Mourning Warbler-
TANAGERS, GROSBEAKS, BUNTINGS, SPARROWS ___ Summer Tanager** ___ Scarlet Tanager- ___ Northern Cardinal** ___ Rose-breasted Grosbeak- ___ Indigo Bunting** ___ Dickcissel ___ White-throated Sparrow- ___ White-crowned Sparrow ___ Dark-eyed Junco
BOBOLINK, MEADOWLARK, BLACKBIRDS, ORIOLES ___ Bobolink ___ Red-winged Blackbird- ___ Eastern Meadowlark ___ Rusty Blackbird ___ Common Grackle** ___ Brown-headed Cowbird** ___ Northern Oriole-
FINCHES, HOUSE SPARROW ___ American Goldfinch- ___ House Sparrow
To report observations or to obtain further information, contact:

                      United States Department Of The Interior
                      Fish and Wildlife Service
                      Cache River Refuge
                      Rt. 2, Box 126-T
                      Augusta, AR 72066
This resource is based on the following source:
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.  No date.  Bird list of the Cache River Refuge.  
     U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.  2 pages.
This resource should be cited as:
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.  No date.  Bird list of the Cache River Refuge.  
     U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.  2 pages.  Jamestown, ND: Northern 
     Prairie Wildlife Research Center Online.
     http://www.npwrc.usgs.govcache.htm 
     (Version 22MAY98).

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