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Waterfowl Production on the Woodworth Station
in South-central North Dakota, 1965-1981

Appendix B. Bird species observed,
Woodworth Study Area, 1963-1981


Common name Scientific name
Western grebe Aechmophorus occidentalis
Horned grebe Podiceps auritus
Red-necked grebe Podiceps grisegena
Eared grebe Podiceps nigricollis
Pied-billed grebe Podilymbus podiceps
America white pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
Double-crested cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
Great blue heron Ardea herodias
American bittern Botaurus lentiginosus
Black-crowned night-heron Nycticorax nycticorax
Wood duck Aix sponsa
Northern pintail Anas acuta
American wigeon Anas americana
Northern shoveler Anas clypeata
Green-winged teal Anas crecca
Cinnamon teal Anas cyanoptera
Blue-winged teal Anas discors
Mallard Anas Platyrhynchos
American black duck Anas rubripes
Gadwall Anas strepera
Greater white-fronted goose Anser albifrons
Lesser scaup Aythya affinis
Redhead Aythya americana
Ring-necked duck Aythya collaris
Greater scaup Aythya marila
Canvasback Athya valisineria
Canada Goose Branta canadensis
Bufflehead Bucephala albeola
Common goldeneye Bucephala clangula
Snow goose Chen caerulescens
Tundra swan Cygnus columbianus
Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus
Common merganser Mergus merganser
Ruddy duck Oxyura jamaicensis
Red-tailed hawk Buteo jamaicensis
Ferruginous hawk Buteo regalis
Swainson's hawk Buteo swainsoni
Northern harrier Circus cyaneus
American kestrel Falco sparverius
Gray partridge Perdix perdix
Ring-necked pheasant Phasianus colchicus
Sharp-tailed grouse Tympanuchus phasianellus
American coot Fulica americana
Sora Porzana carolina
Virginia rail Rallus limicola
Sandhill crane Grus canadensis
Killdeer Charadrius vociferus
American avocet Recurvirostra americana
Spotted sandpiper Actitis macularia
Upland sandpiper Bartramia longicauda
Willet Catoptrophorus semipalmatus
Common snipe Gallinago gallinago
Marbled godwit Limosa fedoa
Wilson's phalarope Phalaropus tricolor
Black tern Chlidonias niger
Rock dove Columba livia
Mourning dove Zenaida macroura
Black-billed cuckoo Coccyzus erythropthalmus
Short-eared owl Asio flammeus
Long-eared owl Asio otus
Burrowing owl Athene cunicularia
Great horned owl Bubo virginianus
Common nighthawk Chordeiles minor
Chimney swift Chaetura pelagica
Northern flicker Colaptes auratus
Downy woodpecker Picoides pubescens
Hairy woodpecker Picoides villosus
Least flycatcher Empidonax minimus
Willow flycatcher Empidonax traillii
Eastern kingbird Tyrannus tyrannus
Western kingbird Tyrannus verticalis
Horned lark Eremophila alpestris
Cliff swallow Hirundo pyrrhonota
Barn swallow Hirundo rustica
Purple martin Progne subis
Tree swallow Tachycineta bicolor
American crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
Black-capped chickadee Parus atricapillus
White-breasted nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
Marsh wren Cistothorus palustris
Sedge wren Cistothorus platensis
House wren Troglodytes aedon
American robin Turdus migratorius
Gray catbird Dumetella carolinensis
Brown thrasher Toxostoma rufum
Sprague's pipit Anthus spragueii
Loggerhead shrike Lanius ludovicianus
European starling Sturnus vulgaris
Warbling vireo Vireo gilvus
Red-eyed vireo Vireo olivaceus
Yellow warbler Dendroica petechia
Common yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas
Rose-breasted grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus
Dickcissel Spiza americana
Baird's sparrow Ammodramus bairdii
Sharp-tailed sparrow Ammodramus caudacutus
Grasshopper sparrow Ammodramus savannarum
Lark bunting Calamospiza melanocorys
Chestnut-collared longspur Calcarius ornatus
Song sparrow Melospiza melodia
Savannah sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis
Vesper sparrow Pooecetes gramineus
Clay-colored sparrow Spizella pallida
Red-winged blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus
Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus
Brewer's blackbird Euphagus cyanocephalus
Northern oriole Icterus galbula
Orchard oriole Icterus spurius
Brown-headed cowbird Molothrus ater
Common grackle Quiscalus quiscula
Western meadowlark Sturnella neglecta
Yellow-headed blackbird Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus
American goldfinch Carduelis tristis
House sparrow Passer domesticus

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