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Bird Observations

Date Range:
Oct, 1900-2020

Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge

Updated ~20 hr(s) ago.

231 species (+36 other taxa) Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Snow Goose  
Ross's Goose  
Brant  
Canada Goose  
Cackling/Canada Goose  
Mute Swan  
Tundra Swan  
Wood Duck  
Blue-winged Teal  
Northern Shoveler  
Gadwall  
Eurasian Wigeon  
American Wigeon  
Mallard  
American Black Duck  
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Mallard x American Black Duck (hybrid)  
Mallard/American Black Duck  
Northern Pintail  
Mallard x Northern Pintail (hybrid)  
Green-winged Teal  
Canvasback  
Redhead  
Ring-necked Duck  
Tufted Duck  
Greater Scaup  
Lesser Scaup  
Greater/Lesser Scaup  
White-winged Scoter  
Black Scoter  
Bufflehead  
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Common Goldeneye  
Hooded Merganser  
Common Merganser  
Red-breasted Merganser  
Ruddy Duck  
duck sp.  
Northern Bobwhite  
Ring-necked Pheasant  
Pied-billed Grebe  
Horned Grebe  
Eared Grebe  
Rock Pigeon  
Mourning Dove  
Yellow-billed Cuckoo  
Black-billed Cuckoo  
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Coccyzus sp.  
Chimney Swift  
Clapper Rail  
Virginia Rail  
Sora  
Common Gallinule  
American Coot  
American Avocet  
American Oystercatcher  
Black-bellied Plover  
American Golden-Plover  
Semipalmated Plover  
Killdeer  
Whimbrel  
Hudsonian Godwit  
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Marbled Godwit  
Ruddy Turnstone  
Red Knot  
Ruff  
Stilt Sandpiper  
Sanderling  
Dunlin  
Baird's Sandpiper  
Least Sandpiper  
White-rumped Sandpiper  
Buff-breasted Sandpiper  
Pectoral Sandpiper  
Semipalmated Sandpiper  
Western Sandpiper  
Semipalmated/Western Sandpiper  
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
peep sp.  
Short-billed Dowitcher  
Long-billed Dowitcher  
Short-billed/Long-billed Dowitcher  
American Woodcock  
Wilson's Snipe  
Wilson's Phalarope  
Spotted Sandpiper  
Solitary Sandpiper  
Greater Yellowlegs  
Willet  
Lesser Yellowlegs  
Greater/Lesser Yellowlegs  
shorebird sp.  
Bonaparte's Gull  
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Laughing Gull  
Ring-billed Gull  
Herring Gull  
Glaucous Gull  
Great Black-backed Gull  
Larus sp.  
gull sp.  
Caspian Tern  
Common Tern  
Forster's Tern  
Sterna sp.  
Royal Tern  
tern sp.  
Black Skimmer  
Red-throated Loon  
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Common Loon  
loon sp.  
Great Cormorant  
Double-crested Cormorant  
cormorant sp.  
American White Pelican  
American Bittern  
Great Blue Heron  
Great Egret  
Snowy Egret  
Little Blue Heron  
Tricolored Heron  
Cattle Egret  
Green Heron  
Black-crowned Night-Heron  
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron  
Glossy Ibis  
Glossy/White-faced Ibis  
Turkey Vulture  
Osprey  
Golden Eagle  
Northern Harrier  
Sharp-shinned Hawk  
Cooper's Hawk  
Sharp-shinned/Cooper's Hawk  
Accipiter sp.  
Bald Eagle  
Red-shouldered Hawk  
Broad-winged Hawk  
Red-tailed Hawk  
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
hawk sp.  
Great Horned Owl  
Short-eared Owl  
Northern Saw-whet Owl  
Belted Kingfisher  
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker  
Red-headed Woodpecker  
Red-bellied Woodpecker  
Downy Woodpecker  
Hairy Woodpecker  
Northern Flicker  
woodpecker sp.  
American Kestrel  
Merlin  
Peregrine Falcon  
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Monk Parakeet  
Eastern Wood-Pewee  
Least Flycatcher  
Empidonax sp.  
Eastern Phoebe  
Eastern Kingbird  
flycatcher sp. (Tyrannidae sp.)  
White-eyed Vireo  
Blue-headed Vireo  
Philadelphia Vireo  
Warbling Vireo  
Red-eyed Vireo  
Blue Jay  
American Crow  
Fish Crow  
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
crow sp.  
Common Raven  
Black-capped Chickadee  
Tufted Titmouse  
Horned Lark  
Tree Swallow  
Barn Swallow  
Golden-crowned Kinglet  
Ruby-crowned Kinglet  
Red-breasted Nuthatch  
White-breasted Nuthatch  
Brown Creeper  
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher  
House Wren  
Winter Wren  
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Marsh Wren  
Carolina Wren  
European Starling  
Gray Catbird  
Brown Thrasher  
Northern Mockingbird  
Eastern Bluebird  
Gray-cheeked Thrush  
Swainson's Thrush  
Hermit Thrush  
Catharus sp.  
Wood Thrush  
American Robin  
Cedar Waxwing  
House Sparrow  
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
American Pipit  
House Finch  
Purple Finch  
Pine Siskin  
American Goldfinch  
Acanthis/Spinus sp.  
finch sp.  
Snow Bunting  
Chipping Sparrow  
Clay-colored Sparrow  
Field Sparrow  
Lark Sparrow  
American Tree Sparrow  
Fox Sparrow  
Dark-eyed Junco  
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
White-crowned Sparrow  
White-throated Sparrow  
Vesper Sparrow  
Seaside Sparrow  
Nelson's Sparrow  
Saltmarsh Sparrow  
Nelson's/Saltmarsh Sparrow (Sharp-tailed Sparrow)  
Savannah Sparrow  
Song Sparrow  
Lincoln's Sparrow  
Swamp Sparrow  
Lincoln's/Swamp Sparrow  
Eastern Towhee  
sparrow sp.  
Bobolink  
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Eastern Meadowlark  
Baltimore Oriole  
Red-winged Blackbird  
Brown-headed Cowbird  
Rusty Blackbird  
Common Grackle  
Boat-tailed Grackle  
blackbird sp.  
Ovenbird  
Northern Waterthrush  
Black-and-white Warbler  
Prothonotary Warbler  
Tennessee Warbler  
Orange-crowned Warbler  
Nashville Warbler  
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Common Yellowthroat  
Hooded Warbler  
American Redstart  
Cape May Warbler  
Northern Parula  
Magnolia Warbler  
Bay-breasted Warbler  
Blackburnian Warbler  
Yellow Warbler  
Chestnut-sided Warbler  
Blackpoll Warbler  
Bay-breasted/Blackpoll Warbler  
Black-throated Blue Warbler  
Palm Warbler  
Pine Warbler  
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Yellow-rumped Warbler  
Prairie Warbler  
Black-throated Gray Warbler  
Black-throated Green Warbler  
Canada Warbler  
warbler sp. (Parulidae sp.)  
Scarlet Tanager  
Northern Cardinal  
Rose-breasted Grosbeak  
Indigo Bunting  
Dickcissel  
passerine sp.  

KEY:| = insufficient data | = rare to widespread

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