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Acadia National Park

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Bar Harbor, Maine



This checklist covers the entire Acadia National Park archipelago from Schoodic Point east, to Isle au Haut west, and Mount Desert Rock south, including all of Mount Desert Island. Each species' status throughout the year is represented.

Species that have been recorded five or more times within the Acadia National Park area are shown in this checklist. Accidental species are listed separately. Please report details of unusual sightings to Acadia National Park naturalists.


ABUNDANCE DESIGNATIONS

4 - Abundant: widespread and easily found in proper habitat in large numbers.
3 - Common: widespread and easily found in proper habitat, but generally not in large numbers.
2 - Uncommon: widespread in very small numbers or common only within very restricted habitat.
1 - Rare: there may be no records in some years, but a general pattern of occurence is evident.
+ - Irregular: may be intermittently abundant, common or absent.
* - Breeds: confirmed breeding since 1965.

HABITAT

Species restricted to one or two habitat types are assigned code letters based on the following key:

B - Brushy areas                               M - Mixed Forest
C - Coastal                                    O - Open Fields
D - Deciduous forest                           P - Pelagic
E - Evergreen                                  R - Residential
F - Fresh marsh, bogs                          S - Salt marsh
I - Offshore islands                           T - Tidal zones
S - Lakes

LOONS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Red-throated Loon C,P|222|222|233|332|111|111|111|111|111|222|222|222| ___ Common Loon* |333|333|333|333|344|332|222|222|333|333|443|333|
GREBES Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Pied-billed Grebe* | | | |222|221|111|111|111|222|222|222|111| ___ Horned Grebe C |222|222|233|222|111|111|111|111|222|244|443|222| ___ Red-necked Grebe C |222|222|233|222|111|111|111|222|222|233|333|332|
SHEARWATERS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Northern Fulmar+ P |333|333|333|222|222|222|111|111|222|333|443|333| ___ Cory's Shearwater P | | | | | | 11|111|111| | | | | ___ Greater Shearwater+ P | | | | | |233|344|444|443|333|222| | ___ Sooty Shearwater+ P | | | | | 22|233|333|333|222| | | | ___ Manx Shearwater P | | | | | | 22|222|222|222| | | |
STORM-PETRELS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Wilson's Storm-Petrel+ P | | | | | 22|244|444|444|332| | | | ___ Leach's Storm-Petrel* I | | | | |222|344|444|444|333|222|111| |
GANNETS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Northern Gannet C,P| | |222|222|222|222|222|233|333|344|443|332|
CORMORANTS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Great Cormorant* C,I|333|333|333|333|222|222|222|222|233|333|333|333| ___ Double-crested Cormorant* | | | 22|344|333|333|333|333|344|443|222|111|
BITTERNS AND HERONS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ American Bittern* F | | | | 22|222|222|222|222|222|222| | | ___ Least Bittern* F | | | | | 1|111|1 | | | | | | ___ Great Blue Heron* | | | 11|222|333|333|333|333|333|332|222|211| ___ Great Egret S | | | |111|111| | | | | | | | ___ Snowy Egret S | | | |111|111| | 11|111|111|111| | | ___ Little Blue Heron S | | | | 1|11 | | |111|111| | | | ___ Cattle Egret O | | | |111|111| | | | | | | | ___ Green Heron* | | | | 11|222|222|222|222|222|22 | | | ___ Black-crowned Night-Heron | | | |111|111|111|111|111|111|111|111| | ___ Yellow-crowned Night-Heron | | | | |111|111|111|111|11 | | | |
IBISES Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Glossy Ibis | | | |111|111| | | | | | | |
GEESE AND DUCKS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Snow Goose | | | | 11| | | | | | |1 | | ___ Brant+ C,I| |111|344|443|222| | | | | | | | ___ Canada Goose |111|11 | 22|344|221|111|111|111|122|344|333|111| ___ Wood Duck* F,S| | | |222|222|222|222|222|333|332| | | ___ Green-winged Teal* | | | |233|332|222|222|233|333|333|222|111| ___ American Black Duck* |333|333|333|344|333|333|333|333|333|344|333|333| ___ Mallard* |222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222| ___ Northern Pintail |111|111|111| | | | | | | |111|111| ___ Blue-winged Teal* | | | | 22|222|222|222|233|332|22 | | | ___ American Wigeon | | | | |11 | | | | 11|111|111| | ___ Ring-necked Duck* S | | | |233|222|222|222|222|222|332| | | ___ Greater Scaup C |444|444|444|222|111|111|1 | | |111|233|344| ___ Common Eider* C,I|444|444|444|444|333|333|333|333|444|444|444|444| ___ King Eider C |222|222|222|111|11 | | | | | |111|222| ___ Harlequin Duck I |222|222|222|222|111|11 | | | | | 22|222| ___ Oldsquaw C |333|333|344|443|222|111| | | | 22|333|333| ___ Black Scoter C |222|222|222|344|443|111|111|122|333|333|333|222| ___ Surf Scoter C |222|222|222|344|332|222|222|222|344|443|222|222| ___ White-winged Scoter C |333|333|344|443|222|222|222|222|333|444|333|333| ___ Common Goldeneye C,S|333|333|333|222| | | | 11|111|111|233|333| ___ Barrow's Goldeneye C |222|222|221|11 | | | | | | 11|222|222| ___ Bufflehead C,S|333|333|344|322|11 | | | | | 22|444|333| ___ Hooded Merganser |111|11 | | 22|211|111|111|122|222|222|222|111| ___ Common Merganser* C,S|111|111|111|111|222|221|111|111|111|222|222|111| ___ Red-breasted Merganser* C,S|333|333|333|332|222|222|222|222|233|333|333|333| ___ Ruddy Duck | | | | | | | | | 11|111|111|111|
RAILS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Virginia Rail* F |111| | |222|222|222|222|222|222|222|111|111| ___ Sora* F | | | | |222|211|111|133|332| | | | ___ Purple Gallinule F | | |111|111| | | |111| | | | | ___ Common Moorhen(Gallinule) F | | | | | | | | | |111|111| | ___ American Coot F,S| | | | | | | | | |111| | |
PLOVERS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Black-bellied Plover | | | | | 22|22 | 22|344|443|222|222| | ___ American Golden-Plover O,T| | | | | | | | 11|122|221| | | ___ Semipalmated Plover T | | | | | 33|22 |222|344|443|222| | | ___ Killdeer* O,T| | 11|122|233|333|333|333|333|333|222|111|111|
SANDPIPERS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Greater Yellowlegs | | | | 22|333|22 |122|333|222|222|221| | ___ Lesser Yellowlegs | | | | |11 | |122|233|332|21 | | | ___ Solitary Sandpiper | | | | |222|22 | 12|222|332| | | | ___ Willet | | | | | 11|111|111|111|111| | | | ___ Spotted Sandpiper* | | | |111|333|222|222|222|233|222| | | ___ Whimbrel O,T| | | | |11 | | | 22|222|22 | | | ___ Upland Sandpiper | | | | | 11|1 | | |1 | | | | ___ Hudsonian Godwit | | | | | | | | 11|11 | | | | ___ Ruddy Turnstone T | | | | |222|22 | 22|344|332|222|22 | | ___ Red Knot T | | | | | 11|11 | |222|222|222|1 | | ___ Sanderling T | | | | | | | 22|233|332|222|111|11 | ___ Semipalmated Sandpiper S,T| | | | | 33|22 | 22|344|443|222| | | ___ Least Sandpiper S,T| | | | | 33|22 |233|333|222|22 | | | ___ White-rumped Sandpiper T | | | | | | | | 22|222|222|22 | | ___ Pectoral Sandpiper S | | | | | | | |222|222|222|11 | | ___ Purple Sandpiper+ C,T|444|444|333|222|111| | | |111|222|344|444| ___ Dunlin I,T| | | | | | | | | 11|111|11 | | ___ Short-billed Dowitcher S,T| | | | | 1| |233|332|211|11 | | | ___ Common Snipe |111| | 11|112|222|22 | | 11|222|233|221|111| ___ American Woodcock* | | 11|112|222|233|333|333|333|333|333|221|111| ___ Red-necked Phalarope P | | | | |244|22 |222|344|443|222| | | ___ Red Phalarope P | | | | 11|222|11 |222|233|332|111|111| |
JAEGERS, GULLS AND TERNS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Pomarine Jaeger P | | | | | | |111|122|222|111| | | ___ Parasitic Jaeger P | | | | | | |111|122|222|111| | | ___ Laughing Gull* C,T| | | | 22|222|233|333|333|332|221| | | ___ Common Black-headed Gull C,T| | | | | | | | | | |111|11 | ___ Bonaparte's Gull C,T| | | | | | | 22|344|443|333|222|221| ___ Ring-billed Gull |222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|233|333|333|222| ___ Herring Gull* |444|444|444|444|444|444|444|444|444|444|444|444| ___ Iceland Gull |222|222|222|211|111|11 | | | | 11|122|222| ___ Glaucous Gull |222|222|222|211|111|111|111|111|111|111|222|222| ___ Great Black-backed Gull* |333|333|333|444|333|333|333|333|344|444|333|333| ___ Black-legged Kittiwake C,P|333|333|333|333|333|222|111|122|222|333|344|444| ___ Royal Tern C,P| | | | | | | |111| | | | | ___ Roseate Tern* C | | | | | 1|111|111|111| | | | | ___ Common Tern* C,P| | | | | 22|222|222|233|332|11 | | | ___ Arctic Tern* C,P| | | | | 22|222|222|222| | | | | ___ Least Tern C,P| | | | | | | |111| | | | | ___ Black Tern | | | | | 11| |111|111| | | | |
ALCIDS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Dovekie+ P |333|333|333|222| | | | | |222|233|333| ___ Common Murre P |222|222|222|221|111|111|111|111|111|222|222|222| ___ Thick-billed Murre P |333|333|333|111|111|111|111|111|111|122|333|333| ___ Razorbill P |333|333|333|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|233|333| ___ Black Guillemot* C,I|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333| ___ Atlantic Puffin P | | | | |111|222|222|222|221|111|111|111|
VULTURES Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Turkey Vulture | | | |222|222|222|222|222|222| | | |
HAWKS AND EAGLES Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Osprey* | | | |222|222|222|222|222|222|22 | | | ___ Bald Eagle* |222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222| ___ Northern Harrier* | | | |222|222|111|111|122|222|222|222|111| ___ Sharp-shinned Hawk* |111|111|111|122|222|222|222|222|233|332|222|111| ___ Cooper's Hawk* | | | | 11|111|111|111|111|111|111|11 | | ___ Northern Goshawk* |222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222| ___ Red-shouldered Hawk | | | |111| | | | | 11|111| | | ___ Broad-winged Hawk* | | | | 22|333|333|333|333|322|22 | | | ___ Red-tailed Hawk* |111|111|111|222|222|222|222|222|222|333|222|222| ___ Rough-legged Hawk |111|111|111|11 | | | | |111|222|222|211| ___ Golden Eagle | | | | | | | | | |111|11 | |
FALCONS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ American Kestrel* | | | 22|222|222|222|222|222|233|332|221|111| ___ Merlin | | | 1|111|111|111|111|111|122|221|111|111| ___ Peregrine Falcon | | | 22|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|11 | ___ Gyrfalcon* |111|111|111|11 | | | | | | | |111|
GROUSE Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Ruffed Grouse* |444|444|444|444|444|444|444|444|444|444|444|444| ___ Spruce Grouse* E |222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222| ___ Northern Bobwhite* |222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222| ___ Ring-necked Pheasant* |222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|
DOVES Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Rock Dove* |333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333| ___ Mourning Dove* |333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|
CUCKOOS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Black-billed Cuckoo* | | | | | |222|222|222|222|22 | | | ___ Yellow-billed Cuckoo | | | | | | |11 | 11|111|111|11 | |
OWLS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Great Horned Owl* |222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222| ___ Snowy Owl+ |222|222|111|11 | | | | | | 11|122|222| ___ Northern Hawk-Owl+ |111|11 | | | | | | | | 1|111|111| ___ Barred Owl* |111|111|111|111|111|111|111|111|111|122|222|211| ___ Long-eared Owl* |111|111|111|111|111|111|111|111|111|111|111|111| ___ Short-eared Owl |111| | | | | | | | | |111|111| ___ Northern Saw-whet Owl* |222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|
NIGHTJARS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Common Nighthawk* | | | | |112|222|222|233|211| | | | ___ Whip-poor-will* | | | | |122|222|222|222|22 | | | |
SWIFTS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Chimney Swift* R | | | | 11|233|333|333|333|332| | | |
HUMMINGBIRDS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Ruby-throated Hummingbird* | | | | |233|333|333|333|332|211| | |
KINGFISHERS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Belted Kingfisher* |111|11 | 11|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|221|
WOODPECKERS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Red-headed Woodpecker | | | | | 11|11 | | | 11|111|111|11 | ___ Red-bellied Woodpecker |111|111|111|111|111| | | 1|111|111|111|111| ___ Yellow-bellied Sapsucker* | | | |112|222|222|222|222|223|332|111| | ___ Downy Woodpecker* |333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333| ___ Hairy Woodpecker* |333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333| ___ Three-toed Woodpecker E,M|111|111|111|111|111| | | | |111|111|111| ___ Black-backed Woodpecker* E,M|222|222|222|111|111|111|111|111|111|222|222|222| ___ Northern Flicker* | | |111|233|333|333|333|333|344|443|211|111| ___ Pileated Woodpecker* |222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|
FLYCATCHERS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Olive-sided Flycatcher* E,M| | | | |222|222|222|222|21 | | | | ___ Eastern Wood-Pewee* | | | | |233|333|333|333|332|211| | | ___ Yellow-bellied Flycatcher* | | | | | 22|222|222|222|222| | | | ___ Alder Flycatcher* | | | | | 33|333|333|332|222| | | | ___ Least Flycatcher* | | | | |223|333|333|333|222| | | | ___ Eastern Phoebe* | | | |122|333|333|333|332|222|211| | | ___ Great Crested Flycatcher* | | | | |222|222|222|222|22 | | | | ___ Western Kingbird | | | | | | | | 1|111|111|11 | | ___ Eastern Kingbird* | | | |111|223|333|333|333|222|111| | |
LARKS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Horned Lark T| | 11|233|332| | | | |122|333|222|11 |
SWALLOWS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Purple Martin | | | | |111| | | |11 | | | | ___ Tree Swallow* | | | 11|244|443|333|333|344|322| | | | ___ Northern Rough-winged Swallow | | | | |111|11 | | | | | | | ___ Bank Swallow* | | | |111|333|222|222|233|2 | | | | ___ Cliff Swallow* | | | | 11|244|333|333|333|22 | | | | ___ Barn Swallow* | | | |112|333|333|333|333|332|211| | |
JAYS AND CROWS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Gray Jay* E,M|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222| ___ Blue Jay* |333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|344|443|333|333| ___ American Crow* |333|333|344|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|444|333| ___ Common Raven* |333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|
CHICKADEES Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Black-capped Chickadee* |333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333| ___ Boreal Chickadee* E,M|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|
NUTHATCHES Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Red-breasted Nuthatch* |333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333| ___ White-breasted Nuthatch* D,R|222|222|222|222|222|111|111|111|222|222|222|222|
CREEPERS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Brown Creeper* |222|222|222|333|333|333|333|333|333|332|222|222|
WRENS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Carolina Wren |111|111| | | | |111|111|111|111|111|111| ___ House Wren* B,R| | | | 11|222|221|111|111|222| | | | ___ Winter Wren* E,M|111| | |113|333|333|333|333|333|222|222|221| ___ Sedge Wren* F,O| | | | | 11|111|111|111|11 | | | | ___ Marsh Wren | | | | | 11|111|111|111|222|211| | |
THRUSHES Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Golden-crowned Kinglet* |333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|344|443|333|333| ___ Ruby-crowned Kinglet* | | | 11|223|333|333|333|333|344|443|222|111| ___ Blue-gray Gnatcatcher | | | | | 11|11 | | 11|11 | | | | ___ Eastern Bluebird* | | | |111|111|111|111|111|111|111|11 | | ___ Veery* | | | | 11|222|222|222|222|332| | | | ___ Gray-cheeked Thrush | | | | | 11| | | | 22|221| | | ___ Swainson's Thrush* | | | | |223|333|333|333|332|222| | | ___ Hermit Thrush* | | | 11|223|333|333|333|333|333|332|211|111| ___ Wood Thrush* | | | | 22|333|333|333|333|333|22 | | | ___ American Robin* |222|222|233|443|333|333|333|333|333|443|333|222|
MIMICS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Gray Catbird* | | | | |233|333|333|333|333|222|211|111| ___ Northern Mockingbird |222|222|222|222|222|221|111|122|222|222|222|222| ___ Brown Thrasher* | | | | 11|222|222|222|222|222|211|111|111|
PIPITS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ American Pipit O,T| | | |222|22 | | | |222|332|222|22 |
WAXWINGS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Bohemian Waxwing+ |111|111| | | | | | | | |111|111| ___ Cedar Waxwing* |111|111|111|111|233|333|333|333|332|222|211|111|
SHRIKES Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Northern Shrike |222|222|222|22 | | | | | | 22|222|222|
STARLINGS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ European Starling* |333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|
VIREOS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Solitary Vireo* | | | | 11|233|222|222|222|222|22 | | | ___ Warbling Vireo* | | | | |111|111|111|122|222| | | | ___ Philadelphia Vireo | | | | | 22|22 | | 22|222| | | | ___ Red-Eyed Vireo* | | | | | 33|333|333|333|333|222| | |
WOOD WARBLERS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Blue-winged Warbler | | | | | | | |111|11 | | | | ___ Golden-winged Warbler | | | | | 11|111|111| | | | | | ___ Tennessee Warbler* | | | | |222|222|222|233|333|22 | | | ___ Orange-crowned Warbler | | | | | | | | | 11|111|111| | ___ Nashville Warbler* | | | | |113|333|333|333|333|2 | | | ___ Northern Parula* | | | | |233|333|333|333|333|222| | | ___ Yellow Warbler* | | | | |233|333|333|333|332| | | | ___ Chestnut-sided Warbler* | | | | |233|333|333|333|222| | | | ___ Magnolia Warbler* | | | | | 33|333|333|333|332|111| | | ___ Cape May Warbler* | | | | |233|222|222|233|332|2 | | | ___ Black-throated Blue Warbler* | | | | |133|333|333|333|222|11 | | | ___ Yellow-rumped Warbler* |11 | | |122|333|333|333|333|333|443|211|111| ___ Black-throated Green Warbler* | | | | |233|333|333|333|332|222| | | ___ Blackburnian Warbler* | | | | | 22|333|333|333|332| | | | ___ Pine Warbler* | | | | 1|111|111|111|111|111|111|111|11 | ___ Prairie Warbler | | | | |111|11 | |111|111| | | | ___ Palm Warbler* | | | |122|222|222|222|222|222|211|11 | | ___ Bay-breasted Warbler* | | | | | 33|332|222|233|332|22 | | | ___ Blackpoll Warbler* | | | | |233|221|111|122|233|222|11 | | ___ Black-and-white Warbler* | | | | 11|333|333|333|333|333|222|111|111| ___ American Redstart* | | | | |233|333|333|333|333|211| | | ___ Ovenbird* | | | | |233|333|333|333|332|22 | | | ___ Northern Waterthrush* | | | | |222|222|222|222|222| | | | ___ Mourning Warbler | | | | | 11|221|111|112|211| | | | ___ Common Yellowthroat* | | | | 11|233|333|333|333|333|211|11 | | ___ Wilson's Warbler* | | | | | 22|222|222|222|222|11 | | | ___ Canada Warbler* | | | | | 33|333|333|333|332| | | | ___ Yellow-breasted Chat | | | | | | | 11|122|222|211|111|111|
TANAGERS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Summer Tanager | | | | 11|11 | | | | | | | | ___ Scarlet Tanager* | | | | |222|222|222|222|222|111| | |
CARDINALS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Northern Cardinal* B,R|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222| ___ Rose-breasted Grosbeak* | | | | |122|222|222|222|233|111| | | ___ Blue Grosbeak | | | | 11|111| | | |111|11 | | | ___ Indigo Bunting* | | | | 1|111|111|111|111|122|211| | | ___ Dickcissel |111|11 | | | | | | 22|211|111|111|111|
NEW WORLD SPARROWS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Eastern Towhee* |111|11 | | |222|222|222|222|222|222|221|111| ___ American Tree Sparrow |333|333|332|221| | | | | | 22|222|233| ___ Chipping Sparrow* | | | | |223|333|333|333|333|222|211|11 | ___ Clay-colored Sparrow | | | | |111| | | |111|11 | | | ___ Field Sparrow* | | | | |222|221|111|111|222|211|111|111| ___ Vesper Sparrow | | | | 22|222| | | | 22|22 | | | ___ Savannah Sparrow* | | | |233|333|333|333|333|333|443|211| | ___ Nelson's Sharp-tailed Sparrow* | | | | | 11|222|222|222|222|222|11 | | ___ Fox Sparrow |11 | | 11|222| | | | | | 22|222|222| ___ Song Sparrow* |222|222|222|233|333|333|333|333|333|333|222|222| ___ Lincoln's Sparrow* F | | | | | 22|222|222|222|222|222|11 | | ___ Swamp Sparrow* B,F| | | | 33|333|222|222|222|233|222|111|111| ___ White-throated Sparrow* |222|222|222|233|333|333|333|333|344|443|222|222| ___ White-crowned Sparrow B,R| | | | |222| | | | 22|333|222|111| ___ Dark-Eyed Junco* |222|222|222|222|333|333|333|333|344|443|222|222| ___ Lapland Longspur O,T|111|111|111|11 | | | | | |111|111|111| ___ Snow Bunting O,T|222|222|221|11 | | | | | | 22|222|222|
BLACKBIRDS AND ORIOLES Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Bobolink* | | | | |333|333|333|344|322|22 | | | ___ Red-winged Blackbird* |111|111|122|443|333|333|333|333|333|444|322|222| ___ Eastern Meadowlark* O,B| | | 11|222|222|222|222|222|222|332|221|111| ___ Rusty Blackbird |111| |122|332|11 | | | |122|332|211|111| ___ Common Grackle* |111|111|223|443|333|333|333|333|333|344|322|222| ___ Brown-headed Cowbird* | | | |344|333|333|333|333|333|344|322|222| ___ Orchard Oriole | | | | |111| | |111| | | | | ___ Baltimore Oriole* | | | | 11|233|222|222|233|332|211|111|111|
FINCHES Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ Pine Grosbeak+ |222|222|222|211|11 | | | | | 22|333|222| ___ Purple Finch*+ |222|222|222|222|333|333|333|333|333|344|332|222| ___ House Finch R |222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222|222| ___ Red Crossbill*+ E |333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333| ___ White-winged Crossbill*+ E |333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333| ___ Common Redpoll+ |222|222|222|211| | | | | |111|222|222| ___ Pine Siskin*+ |222|222|222|333|333|333|333|333|333|344|332|222| ___ American Goldfinch* |222|222|222|222|333|333|333|333|333|344|443|222| ___ Evening Grosbeak*+ |333|333|333|333|222|111|111|111|111|244|333|333|
OLD WORLD SPARROWS Hab|Jan|Feb|Mar|Apr|May|Jun|Jul|Aug|Sep|Oct|Nov|Dec| ___ House Sparrow* R |333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|333|
Species reported less than five times are listed below: Arctic/Pacific Loon Boreal Owl Eared Grebe Chuck-will's-widow Red-billed Tropicbird Rufous/Allen's Hummingbird Magnificent Frigatebird Acadian Flycatcher Tricolored (Louisiana) Heron Willow Flycatcher Tundra Swan Say's Phoebe Greater White-fronted Goose Ash-throated Flycatcher Northern Shoveler Scissor-tailed Flycatcher Gadwall Tufted Titmouse Eurasian Wigeon Bewick's Wren Canvasback Northern Wheatear Redhead Townsend's Solitaire Lesser Scaup Varied Thrush Swainson's Hawk Loggerhead Shrike Clapper Rail Yellow-throated Vireo King Rail White-eyed Vireo Sandhill Crane Black-throated Gray Warbler Piping Plover Townsend's Warbler American Oystercatcher Yellow-throated Warbler American Avocet Cerulean Warbler Western Sandpiper Prothonotary Warbler Baird's Sandpiper Worm-eating Warbler Curlew Sandpiper Louisiana Waterthrush Stilt Sandpiper Kentucky Warbler Buff-breasted Sandpiper Connecticut Warbler Long-billed Dowitcher Hooded Warbler Marbled Godwit Western Tanager Long-tailed Jaeger Black-headed Grosbeak Great Skua Lazuli Bunting South-Polar Skua Painted Bunting Little Gull Green-tailed Towhee Lesser Black-backed Gull Spotted Towhee Sabine's Gull Lark Sparrow Ivory Gull Lark Bunting Caspian Tern Grasshopper Sparrow Forster's Tern Le Conte's Sparrow Sooty Tern Seaside Sparrow White-winged Tern Harris' Sparrow Black Skimmer Yellow-headed Blackbird Barn Owl Brewer's Blackbird Great Gray Owl Bullock's Oriole Eastern Screech-Owl Hoary Redpoll

For additional information contact:
                         Acadia National Park
                         P.O. Box 177
                         Bar Harbor, Maine 04609
                         Telephone: 207/288-3338 (Voice)
                                    207/288-8800 (TTY)

This resource is based on the following source:
National Park Service.  1997.  Birds of Acadia National Park.  
     National Park Service.  Unpaginated.
This resource should be cited as:
National Park Service.  1997.  Birds of Acadia National Park.  
     National Park Service.  Unpaginated.  Jamestown, ND: 
     Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center Online.
     http://www.npwrc.usgs.govacadia.htm 
     (Version 22MAY98).

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