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Cameron Prairie National Wildlife Refuge

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Bell City, Louisiana


Observations through March 2, 1995
197 total species

GREBES ___ Pied-billed Grebe
PELICANS AND ALLIES ___ American White Pelican ___ Double-crested Cormorant ___ Olivaceous Cormorant ___ Anhinga
HERONS, EGRETS AND ALLIES ___ American Bittern ___ Least Bittern ___ Sandhill Crane ___ Great Blue Heron ___ Great Egret ___ Snowy Egret ___ Little Blue Heron ___ Tricolored Heron ___ Cattle Egret ___ Green Heron ___ Black-crowned Night-Heron ___ Yellow-crowned Night-Heron
IBISES, SPOONBILL, STORK ___ White Ibis ___ White-faced Ibis ___ Plegadis Species ___ Roseate Spoonbill ___ Wood Stork
WATERFOWL ___ Fulvous Whistling-Duck ___ Black-bellied Whistling-Duck ___ Snow Goose ___ White Form ___ Blue Form ___ Ross' Goose ___ Greater White-Fronted Goose ___ Canada Goose ___ Wood Duck ___ Green-winged Teal ___ Mottled Duck ___ Mallard ___ Northern Pintail ___ Blue-winged Teal ___ Northern Shoveler ___ Gadwall ___ American Wigeon ___ Canvasback ___ Redhead ___ Ring-necked Duck ___ Lesser Scaup ___ Hooded Merganser ___ Ruddy Duck
VULTURES, HAWKS AND ALLIES ___ Turkey Vulture ___ Osprey ___ Bald Eagle ___ Northern Harrier ___ Sharp-shinned Hawk ___ Cooper's Hawk ___ Red-shouldered Hawk ___ Broad-winged Hawk ___ Red-tailed Hawk ___ Krider's ___ American Kestrel ___ Merlin ___ Peregrine Falcon
GALLINACEOUS BIRDS ___ Northern Bobwhite
RAILS, GALLINULES AND COOTS ___ Black Rail ___ Clapper Rail ___ King Rail ___ Virginia Rail ___ Sora ___ Purple Gallinule ___ Common Moorhen ___ American Coot
SHOREBIRDS ___ Black-bellied Plover ___ American Golden Plover ___ Semipalmated Plover ___ Killdeer ___ Black-necked Stilt ___ Greater Yellowlegs ___ Lesser Yellowlegs ___ Solitary Sandpiper ___ Willet ___ Spotted Sandpiper ___ Long-billed Curlew ___ Semipalmated Sandpiper ___ Western Sandpiper ___ Least Sandpiper ___ Pectoral Sandpiper ___ Dunlin ___ Stilt Sandpiper ___ Peep species ___ Short-billed Dowitcher ___ Long-billed Dowitcher ___ Dowitcher species ___ Common Snipe ___ American Woodcock
GULLS AND TERNS ___ Laughing Gull ___ Ring-billed Gull ___ Herring Gull ___ Caspian Tern ___ Forster's Tern ___ Least Tern ___ Black Tern
PIGEONS AND DOVES ___ White-winged Dove ___ Mourning Dove ___ Inca Dove ___ Common Ground-Dove
CUCKOOS ___ Black-billed Cuckoo ___ Yellow-billed Cuckoo ___ Groove-billed Ani
OWLS ___ Barn Owl ___ Eastern Screech-Owl ___ Great Horned Owl
NIGHTJARS ___ Chuck-will's-widow ___ Whip-poor-will
SWIFTS AND HUMMINGBIRDS ___ Chimney Swift ___ Ruby-throated Hummingbird ___ Hummingbird species
KINGFISHERS ___ Belted Kingfisher
WOODPECKERS ___ Red-bellied Woodpecker ___ Yellow-bellied Sapsucker ___ Downy Woodpecker ___ Hairy Woodpecker ___ Northern Flicker
FLYCATCHERS ___ Eastern Wood-Pewee ___ Acadian Flycatcher ___ Empidonax species ___ Eastern Phoebe ___ Vermilion Flycatcher ___ Great Crested Flycatcher ___ Eastern Kingbird ___ Scissor-tailed Flycatcher
MARTINS AND SWALLOWS ___ Purple Martin ___ Tree Swallow ___ Northern Rough-winged Swallow ___ Bank Swallow ___ Cliff Swallow ___ Barn Swallow
JAYS AND CROWS ___ Blue Jay ___ Fish Crow
WRENS ___ House Wren ___ Winter Wren ___ Sedge Wren ___ Marsh Wren
KINGLETS AND GNATCATCHERS ___ Ruby-crowned Kinglet ___ Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
BLUEBIRDS, THRUSHES AND ROBINS ___ Eastern Bluebird ___ Veery ___ Wood Thrush ___ American Robin
THRASHERS ___ Gray Catbird ___ Northern Mockingbird ___ Brown Thrasher
PIPITS ___ American Pipit
SHRIKES ___ Loggerhead Shrike
STARLINGS ___ European Starling
VIREOS ___ Philadelphia Vireo ___ Red-eyed Vireo ___ Solitary Vireo ___ White-eyed Vireo
WARBLERS ___ Blue-winged Warbler ___ Tennessee Warbler ___ Orange-crowned Warbler ___ Nashville Warbler ___ Northern Parula ___ Yellow Warbler ___ Chestnut-sided Warbler ___ Magnolia Warbler ___ Yellow-rumped Warbler ___ Black-throated Green Warbler ___ Blackburnian Warbler ___ Palm Warbler ___ Prairie Warbler ___ Bay-breasted Warbler ___ Black-and-white Warbler ___ American Redstart ___ Ovenbird ___ Northern Waterthrush ___ Common Yellowthroat ___ Wilson's Warbler ___ Yellow-breasted Chat
TANAGERS ___ Summer Tanager ___ Scarlet Tanager
NEW WORLD FINCHES ___ Northern Cardinal ___ Rose-breasted Grosbeak ___ Blue Grosbeak ___ Indigo Bunting ___ Painted Bunting ___ Dickcissel
SPARROWS ___ Rufous-sided Towhee ___ Chipping Sparrow ___ Field Sparrow ___ Vesper Sparrow ___ Savannah Sparrow ___ Le Conte's Sparrow ___ Fox Sparrow ___ Song Sparrow ___ Lincoln's Sparrow ___ Swamp Sparrow ___ White-throated Sparrow ___ White-crowned Sparrow ___ Dark-eyed Junco ___ Slate-colored race ___ Oregon race
BLACKBIRDS AND ORIOLES ___ Bobolink ___ Red-winged Blackbird ___ Eastern Meadowlark ___ Yellow-headed Blackbird ___ Great-tailed Grackle ___ Boat-tailed Grackle ___ Common Grackle ___ Brown-headed Cowbird ___ Orchard Oriole ___ Northern Oriole
OLD WORLD FINCHES ___ American Goldfinch
Cameron Prairie National Wildlife Refuge is located on Highway 27 East 2 miles north of the Gibbstown Bridgs between Holmwood and Creole, near Sweetlake. For additional information contact:
                     Refuge Manager               
                     Cameron Prairie National Wildlife Refuge
                     1428 Hwy. 27
                     Bell City, Louisiana 70630
                     Telephone: 318/598-2216

This resource is based on the following source:
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.  No date.  Birdlist of Cameron Prairie National 
     Wildlife Refuge. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.  Unpaginated.
This resource should be cited as:
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.  No date.  Birdlist of Cameron Prairie National 
     Wildlife Refuge. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.  Unpaginated.  Jamestown, 
     ND: Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center Online.
     http://www.npwrc.usgs.govcameron.htm 
     (Version 22MAY98).

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