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Birds of Interior Alaska

Fairbanks, Alaska


NOTES:

* Rare
+ Casual or accidental
Geographic Area - Alaska Range to Brooks Range, Anvik and Aniak rivers to Alaska-Canada border

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GAVIFORMES     
GAVIDAE

___ Red-throated Loon
___ Pacific Loon
___ Common Loon
___ Yellow-billed Loon+

PODICIPEDIFORMES PODICOPEDIDAE ___ Horned Grebe ___ Red-necked Grebe
PROCELLARIFORMES PROCELLARIDAE ___ Short-tailed Shearwater+ HYDROBATIDAE ___ Fork-tailed Storm Petrel+
PELECANIFORMES PHALACROCORACIDAE ___ Double-crested Cormorant+
CICONIFORMES ARDEIDAE ___ Great Blue Heron+
ANSERIFORMES ANATIDAE ___ Tundra Swan ___ Trumpeter Swan ___ Greater White-fronted Goose ___ Snow Goose ___ "Blue" Goose* ___ Brant* ___ Canada Goose ___ Green-winged Teal ___ American Black Duck+ ___ Mallard ___ Northern Pintail ___ Blue-winged Teal ___ Cinnamon Teal+ ___ Northern Shoveler ___ Gadwall* ___ Eurasian Wigeon* ___ American Wigeon ___ Canvasback ___ Redhead ___ Ring-necked Duck ___ Greater Scaup ___ Lesser Scaup ___ King Eider+ ___ Harlequin Duck ___ Oldsquaw ___ Black Scoter* ___ Surf Scoter ___ White-winged Scoter ___ Common Goldeneye ___ Barrow's Goldeneye ___ Bufflehead ___ Hooded Merganser+ ___ Common Merganser ___ Red-breasted Merganser ___ Ruddy Duck+
FALCONIFORMES CATHARTIDAE ___ Turkey Vulture ACCIPITRIDAE ___ Osprey ___ Bald Eagle ___ Northern Harrier ___ Sharp-shinned Hawk ___ Northern Goshawk ___ Swainson's Hawk* ___ Red-tailed Hawk ___ "Harlan's" Hawk ___ Rough-legged Hawk ___ Golden Eagle FALCONIDAE ___ American Kestrel ___ Merlin ___ Peregrine Falcon ___ Gyrfalcon
GALLIFORMES PHASIANIDAE ___ Spruce Grouse ___ Willow Ptarmigan ___ Rock Ptarmigan ___ White-tailed Ptarmigan ___ Ruffed Grouse ___ Sharp-tailed Grouse
GRUIFORMES RALIDAE ___ Sora+ ___ American Coot* GRUIDAE ___ Sandhill Crane ___ Common Crane+
CHARADRIFORMES CHARADRIDAE ___ Black-bellied Plover* ___ Lesser Golden-Plover ___ Mongolian Plover+ ___ Semipalmated Plover ___ Killdeer* ___ Eurasian Dotterel+ SCOLOPACIDAE ___ Greater Yellowlegs* ___ Lesser Yellowlegs ___ Solitary Sandpiper ___ Willet+ ___ Wandering Tattler ___ Spotted Sandpiper ___ Upland Sandpiper ___ Whimbrel ___ Bristle-thighed Curlew+ ___ Hudsonian Godwit* ___ Ruddy Turnstone* ___ Black Turnstone* ___ Surfbird ___ Red Knot+ ___ Sanderling* ___ Semipalmated Sandpiper ___ Western Sandpiper* ___ Least Sandpiper ___ White-rumped Sandpiper* ___ Baird's Sandpiper ___ Pectoral Sandpiper ___ Dunlin* ___ Stilt Sandpiper* ___ Buff-breasted Sandpiper* ___ Long-billed Dowitcher ___ Common Snipe ___ Wilson's Phalarope+ ___ Red-necked Phalarope ___ Red Phalarope+ LARIDAE ___ Pomarine Jaeger+ ___ Parasitic Jaeger* ___ Long-tailed Jaeger ___ Common lack-headed Gull+ ___ Bonaparte's Gull ___ Mew Gull ___ Ring-billed Gull+ ___ Herring Gull ___ Glaucous Gull* ___ Black-legged Kittiwake+ ___ Red-legged Kittiwake+ ___ Ross' Gull+ ___ Sabine's Gull+ ___ Caspian Tern+ ___ Arctic Tern ___ Black Tern+ ALCIDAE ___ Black Guillemot+ ___ Marbled Murrelet+ ___ Crested Auklet+
COLUMBIFORMES COLUMBIDAE ___ Rock Dove ___ Mourning Dove*
APODIFORMES TROCHLIDAE ___ Rufous Hummingbirds*
CORACIFORMES ALCEDINIDAE ___ Belted Kingfisher
PICIFORMES PICIDAE ___ Yellow-bellied Sapsucker* ___ Downy Woodpecker ___ Hairy Woodpecker ___ Three-toed Woodpecker ___ Black-backed Woodpecker* ___ Northern Flicker
PASSERIFORMES TYRANNIDAE ___ Olive-sided Flycatcher ___ Western Wood-Peewee ___ Yellow-bellied Flycatcher+ ___ Alder Flycatcher ___ Hammond's Flycatcher ___ Say's Phoebe ___ Western Kingbird+ ___ Easter Kingbird+ ALAUDIDAE ___ Horned Lark HIRUNDINIDAE ___ Purple Martin+ ___ Tree Swallow ___ Violet-green Swallow ___ Bank Swallow ___ Cliff Swallow ___ Barn Swallow* CORVIDAE ___ Gray Jay ___ Clark's Nutcracker+ ___ Black-billed Magpie ___ Common Raven PARIDAE ___ Black-capped Chickadee ___ Siberian Tit* ___ Boreal Chickadee SITTIDAE ___ Red-breasted Nuthatch* CERTHIDAE ___ Brown Creeper* CINCLIDAE ___ American Dipper MUSCICAPIDAE ___ Arctic Warbler ___ Golden-crowned Kinglet+ ___ Ruby-crowned Kinlet ___ Norther Wheatear ___ Mountain Bluebird* ___ Townsend's Solitaire ___ Gray-cheeked Thrush ___ Swainson's Thrush ___ Hermit Thrush ___ American Robin ___ Varied Thrush MIMIDAE ___ Brown Thrasher PRUNELLIDAE ___ Siberian Accentor+ MOTACILLIDAE ___ Yellow Wagtail+ ___ White Wagtail+ ___ Water Pipit BOMBYCILLIDAE ___Bohemian Waxwing LANIDAE ___Northern Shrike STURNIDAE ___ European Starling* VIREONIDAE ___Philadelpia Vireo+ EMBERIZIDAE ___ Tennessee Warbler+ ___ Orange-crowned Warbler ___ Yellow Warbler ___ Cape May Warbler+ ___ Yellow-rumped Warbler ___ Townsend's Warbler ___ Bay-breasted Warbler ___ Blackpoll Warbler ___ American Redstart+ ___ Ovenbird+ ___ Northern Waterthrush ___ MacGillivray's Warbler+ ___ Common Yellowthroat+ ___ Wilson's Warbler ___ Western Tanager+ ___ American Tree Sparrow ___ Chipping Sparrow ___ Savannah Sparrow ___ Fox Sparrow ___ Lincoln's Sparrow ___ White-throated Sparrow+ ___ Golden-crowned Sparrow ___ White-crowned Sparrow ___ Dark-eyed Junco ___ Lapland Longspur ___ Smith's Longspur ___ Snow Bunting ___ Red-winged Blackbird ___ Yellow-headed Blackbird+ ___ Rusty Blackbird ___ Common Grackle+ ___ Brown-headed Cowbird* FRINGILLIDAE ___ Rosy Finch ___ Pine Grosbeak ___ White-winged Crossbill ___ Common Redpoll ___ Hoary Redpoll ___ Pine Siskin ___ Eurasian Bullfinch+ ___ Evening Grosbeak+
HYPOTHETICAL LIST ___ Pied-billed Grebe ___ Bar-tailed Godwit ___ Long-eared Owl ___ Red-throated Pipit ___ Cedar Waxwing ___ Warbling Vireo ___ Red Crossbill

This resource is based on the following source:
Kessel, Brina. 1986.  Birds of Interior Alaska.  University of Alaska Museum.  
     Unpaginated.
This resource should be cited as:
Kessel, Brina. 1986.  Birds of Interior Alaska.  University of Alaska Museum. 
     Unpaginated.  Jamestown, ND: Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center Online.  
     http://www.npwrc.usgs.govintalask.htm 
     (Version 03MAR00).

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