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Marumsco National Wildlife Refuge

Woodbridge, Virginia


Relative Abundance
(A) - Accidental
(R) - Rare
[1] - First N. Virginia Record
[2] - First Prince Wm. Cty. Record

* = Observed


LOONS, GREBES ___ Red-throated Loon ___ Common Loon* ___ Pied-billed Grebe* ___ Horned Grebe* ___ Red-necked Grebe*(R)
PELICANS, CORMORANTS ___ American White Pelican*(A)[1] ___ Brown Pelican ___ Great Cormorant ___ Double-crested Cormorant*
BITTERNS, HERONS, IBISES ___ American Bittern* ___ Least Bittern* ___ Great Blue Heron* ___ Great Egret* ___ Snowy Egret*(R) ___ Little Blue Heron* ___ Cattle Egret* ___ Green Heron* ___ Black-crowned Night-Heron* ___ Yellow-crowned Night-Heron* ___ White Ibis*(A) ___ Glossy Ibis*(R)
SWANS, GEESE, DUCKS ___ Tundra Swan* ___ Mute Swan ___ Snow Goose*(R) ___ Brant ___ Canada 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* ___ Greater Scaup ___ Lesser Scaup* ___ Common Goldeneye* ___ Bufflehead* ___ Hooded Merganser* ___ Common Merganser* ___ Red-breasted Merganser* ___ Ruddy Duck*
VULTURES, HAWKS, FALCONS ___ Black Vulture* ___ Turkey Vulture* ___ Osprey* ___ Mississippi Kite*(R)[2] ___ Bald Eagle* ___ Northern Harrier* ___ Sharp-shinned Hawk* ___ Cooper's Hawk* ___ Northern Goshawk*(R) ___ Red-shouldered Hawk* ___ Broad-winged Hawk* ___ Red-tailed Hawk* ___ Rough-legged Hawk(R) ___ Golden Eagle*(A) ___ American Kestrel* ___ Merlin* ___ Peregrine Falcon
GROUSE, QUAIL, TURKEY ___ Ring-necked Pheasant* ___ Ruffed Grouse ___ Wild Turkey* ___ Northern Bobwhite*
RAILS, CRANES ___ King Rail*(R) ___ Virginia Rail*(R) ___ Sora*(R) ___ Common Moorhen ___ American Coot*
PLOVERS, SANDPIPERS ___ Killdeer* ___ Greater Yellowlegs* ___ Lesser Yellowlegs* ___ Solitary Sandpiper* ___ Spotted Sandpiper* ___ Semipalmated Sandpiper* ___ Western Sandpiper*(R) ___ Least Sandpiper* ___ Pectoral Sandpiper*(R) ___ Dunlin*(R) ___ Short-billed Dowitcher*(R) ___ Common Snipe* ___ American Woodcock*
GULLS, TERNS ___ Laughing Gull* ___ Bonaparte's Gull* ___ Ring-billed Gull* ___ Herring Gull* ___ Great Black-backed Gull* ___ Caspian Tern* ___ Forster's Tern* ___ Least Tern*(R) ___ Black Tern*(R)
DOVES, CUCKOOS, OWLS, SWIFTS, HUMMINGBIRDS ___ Rock Dove* ___ Mourning Dove* ___ Black-billed Cuckoo* ___ Yellow-billed Cuckoo* ___ Barn Owl ___ Eastern Screech-Owl ___ Great Horned Owl* ___ Snowy Owl ___ Barred Owl* ___ Short-eared Owl*(R) ___ Common Nighthawk* ___ Chuck-will's-widow ___ Whip-poor-will ___ Chimney Swift* ___ Ruby-throated Hummingbird* ___ Rufous Hummingbird ___ Belted Kingfisher*
WOODPECKERS, FLYCATCHERS ___ Red-headed Woodpecker*(R) ___ Red-bellied Woodpecker* ___ Yellow-bellied Sapsucker* ___ Downy Woodpecker* ___ Hairy Woodpecker* ___ Northern Flicker* ___ Pileated Woodpecker* ___ Eastern Wood-Pewee* ___ Yellow-bellied Flycatcher* ___ Acadian Flycatcher* ___ Willow Flycatcher* ___ Eastern Phoebe* ___ Vermilion Flycatcher*(A)[1] ___ Great Crested Flycatcher* ___ Eastern Kingbird*
LARKS, SWALLOWS, JAYS, CROWS ___ Horned Lark* ___ Purple Martin* ___ Tree Swallow* ___ Northern Rough-winged Swallow* ___ Bank Swallow* ___ Cliff Swallow ___ Barn Swallow* ___ Blue Jay* ___ American Crow* ___ Fish Crow* ___ Common Raven
TITMICE, NUTHATCHES, WRENS ___ Black-capped Chickadee*(R) ___ Carolina Chickadee* ___ Tufted Titmouse* ___ Red-breasted Nuthatch* ___ White-breasted Nuthatch* ___ Brown Creeper* ___ Carolina Wren* ___ House Wren* ___ Winter Wren* ___ Sedge Wren ___ Marsh Wren*(R)
KINGLETS, THRUSHES, THRASHERS ___ Golden-crowned Kinglet* ___ Ruby-crowned Kinglet* ___ Blue-gray Gnatcatcher* ___ Eastern Bluebird* ___ Veery* ___ Gray-cheeked Thrush ___ Swainson's Thrush* ___ Hermit Thrush* ___ Wood Thrush* ___ American Robin* ___ Gray Catbird* ___ Northern Mockingbird* ___ Brown Thrasher* ___ American Pipit
WAXWINGS, SHRIKES, STARLING ___ Cedar Waxwing* ___ Loggerhead Shrike*(R) ___ European Starling*
VIREOS, WOOD WARBLERS ___ White-eyed Vireo* ___ Solitary Vireo*(R) ___ Yellow-throated Vireo* ___ Warbling Vireo*(R) ___ Philadelphia Vireo*(R) ___ Red-eyed Vireo* ___ Blue-winged Warbler*(R) ___ Golden-winged Warbler ___ Tennessee Warbler* ___ Orange-crowned Warbler ___ Nashville Warbler*(R) ___ Northern Parula* ___ Yellow Warbler* ___ Chestnut-sided Warbler* ___ Magnolia Warbler* ___ Cape May Warbler ___ Black-throated Blue Warbler* ___ Yellow-rumped Warbler* ___ Black-throated Green Warbler* ___ Blackburnian Warbler*(R) ___ Yellow-throated Warbler* ___ Pine Warbler* ___ Prairie Warbler* ___ Palm Warbler ___ Bay-breasted Warbler ___ Blackpoll Warbler* ___ Cerulean Warbler ___ Black-and-white Warbler* ___ American Redstart* ___ Prothonotary Warbler* ___ Worm-eating Warbler* ___ Swainson's Warbler ___ Ovenbird* ___ Northern Waterthrush* ___ Louisiana Waterthrush* ___ Kentucky Warbler* ___ Connecticut Warbler*(R) ___ Mourning Warbler ___ Common Yellowthroat* ___ Hooded Warbler* ___ Wilson's Warbler*(R) ___ Canada Warbler*(R) ___ Yellow-breasted Chat*
TANAGERS, SPARROWS ___ Summer Tanager* ___ Scarlet Tanager* ___ Northern Cardinal* ___ Rose-breasted Grosbeak(R) ___ Blue Grosbeak* ___ Indigo Bunting* ___ Rufous-sided Towhee* ___ American Tree Sparrow* ___ Chipping Sparrow* ___ Field Sparrow* ___ Vesper Sparrow* ___ Lark Sparrow*(A)[1] ___ Savannah Sparrow ___ Grasshopper Sparrow* ___ Henslow's Sparrow*(R) ___ Fox Sparrow* ___ Song Sparrow* ___ Lincoln's Sparrow* ___ Swamp Sparrow* ___ White-throated Sparrow* ___ White-crowned Sparrow* ___ Dark-eyed Junco* ___ Snow Bunting ___ Bobolink*
BLACKBIRDS, FINCHES ___ Red-winged Blackbird* ___ Eastern Meadowlark* ___ Rusty Blackbird* ___ Brewer's Blackbird ___ Common Grackle* ___ Brown-headed Cowbird* ___ Orchard Oriole* ___ Baltimore Oriole* ___ Purple Finch ___ House Finch* ___ Pine Siskin ___ American Goldfinch* ___ House Sparrow*

List prepared by volunteer James Waggener.


For further information, contact:
                       Refuge Manager
                       Mason Neck National Wildlife Refuge
                       14344 Jefferson Davis Highway
                       Woodbridge, Virginia 22191
                       Telephone: 703/690-1297

This resource is based on the following source:
Waggener, J.  No date.  Marumsco National Wildlife Refuge.  U.S. Fish and 
     Wildlife Service.  1 page.
This resource should be cited as:
Waggener, J.  No date.  Marumsco National Wildlife Refuge.  U.S. Fish and 
     Wildlife Service.  1 page.  Jamestown, ND: Northern Prairie Wildlife 
     Research Center Online.
     http://www.npwrc.usgs.govmarumsco.htm 
     (Version 22MAY98).

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