Complete Bird Watching Checklist for Pere Marquette State Park

This checklist is also available at the Park's Visitor's Center

PODICIPEDIFORMES

Hab1

Hab2

Sp

Su

Fa

Wi

Pied-Billed Grebe

ma

la

c

o

c

r

Horned Grebe

la

u

u

PELECANIFORMES

Hab1

Hab2

Sp

Su

Fa

Wi

American White Pelican

ma

la

u

Double-crested Cormorant

la

ma

c

c

CICONIIFORMES

Hab1

Hab2

Sp

Su

Fa

Wi

American Bittern

ma

la

r

r

Least Bittern

ma

sw

c

c

Great Blue Heron

ma

la

c

c

c

o

Great Egret

la

ma

c

c

c

r

Snowy Egret

la

ma

r

r

Little Blue Heron

la

ma

c

c

c

Cattle Egret

ma

la

u

u

Green-backed Heron

ma

la

c

c

c

Black-crowned Night-Heron

sw

ma

u

u

u

Yellow-crowned Night-Heron

ma

sw

c

c

c

ANSERIFORMES

Hab1

Hab2

Sp

Su

Fa

Wi

Tundra Swan

la

r

Greater White-fronted Goose

la

ma

u

u

Snow Goose

la

ma

a

a

a

Canada Goose

la

ma

c

a

a

Wood Duck

st

sw

a

a

a

o

Green-winged Teal

la

ma

c

c

o

American Black Duck

la

ma

u

u

r

Mallard

ma

la

a

a

a

a

Northern Pintail

la

ma

c

c

u

Northern Shoveler

la

ma

c

c

Gadwall

la

ma

c

c

r

American Widgeon

ma

la

c

c

c

u

Canvasback

la

st

c

o

c

Redhead

la

st

c

c

o

Ring-necked duck

la

c

c

u

Greater Scaup

la

st

r

r

Lesser Scaup

la

st

c

c

r

Common Goldeneye

la

st

c

o

c

Bufflehead

la

st

c

c

u

Hooded Merganser

la

sw

o

o

o

Common Merganser

la

st

c

c

Red-breasted Merganser

la

r

r

r

Ruddy Duck

la

c

c

u

FALCONIFORMES

Hab1

Hab2

Sp

Su

Fa

Wi

Turkey Vulture

uh

bl

c

c

c

Osprey

la

st

c

c

Bald Eagle

la

st

c

c

c

Northern Harrier

ng

cr

u

u

Sharp-shinned Hawk

uh

ed

o

u

u

Cooper's Hawk

uh

bh

u

u

u

u

Northern Goshawk

uh

bh

o

o

Red-shouldered Hawk

bh

u

u

Broad-winged Hawk

uh

c

c

c

Red-tailed Hawk

uh

ed

c

c

c

c

Rough-legged Hawk

cr

u

u

Golden Eagle

la

r

r

r

American Kestrel

ed

c

c

c

c

Merlin

ed

ng

r

Peregrine Falcon

la

ma

r

r

Prairie Falcon

ng

cr

r

GALLIFORMES

Hab1

Hab2

Sp

Su

Fa

Wi

Wild Turkey

uh

bh

c

c

c

c

Northern Bobwhite

ed

cr

c

c

c

c

GRUIFORMES

Hab1

Hab2

Sp

Su

Fa

Wi

King Rail

ma

r

r

r

Sora

ma

la

c

c

u

Common Moorhen

ma

r

r

r

American Coot

ma

la

a

o

c

r

CHARADRIIFORMES

Hab1

Hab2

Sp

Su

Fa

Wi

Black-bellied Plover

bg

ma

r

r

Lesser Golden Plover

bg

la

r

r

Semipalmated Plover

la

ma

c

c

Killdeer

bg

la

c

c

c

o

Greater Yellowlegs

ma

la

c

c

Lesser Yellowlegs

ma

la

c

c

Solitary Sandpiper

ma

la

u

u

u

Willet

la

ma

r

r

Spotted Sandpiper

st

la

u

u

c

Semipalmated Sandpiper

ma

la

c

c

Western Sandpiper

ma

la

r

r

Least Sandpiper

ma

la

c

c

White-rumped Sandpiper

ma

la

r

r

Baird's Sandpiper

ma

la

r

r

Pectoral Sandpiper

ma

la

c

c

Dunlin

ma

la

r

r

Stilt Sandpiper

ma

la

o

o

Buff-breasted Sandpiper

ma

la

r

Short-billed Dowitcher

ma

la

o

o

Common Snipe

ma

c

c

r

American Woodcock

ed

bh

c

c

Wilson's Phalarope

la

ma

r

r

Red-necked Phalarope

la

ma

r

Franklin's Gull

la

cr

u

u

Bonaparte's Gull

la

st

u

u

Ring-billed Gull

la

st

a

o

a

a

Herring Gull

la

st

c

c

a

Caspian Tern

la

st

c

c

Common Tern

la

st

u

u

Forster's Tern

la

ma

u

u

Black Tern

la

ma

c

c

COLUMBIFORMES

Hab1

Hab2

Sp

Su

Fa

Wi

Rock Dove

ur

cr

c

c

c

c

Mourning Dove

ed

ts

a

a

a

c

CUCULIFORMES

Hab1

Hab2

Sp

Su

Fa

Wi

Black-billed Cuckoo

uh

ts

u

u

Yellow-billed Cuckoo

uh

ed

c

c

c

STRIGIFORMES

Hab1

Hab2

Sp

Su

Fa

Wi

Eastern Screech Owl

uh

bh

c

c

c

c

Great Horned Owls

uh

bh

c

c

c

c

Barred Owl

bh

uh

c

c

c

c

Long-eared Owl

co

ed

r

Short-eared Owl

ng

r

Northern Saw-whet Owl

ts

ed

r

CAPRIMULGIFORMES

Hab1

Hab2

Sp

Su

Fa

Wi

Common Nighthawk

ur

bg

o

o

Whip-poor-will

uh

bh

c

c

APODIFORMES

Hab1

Hab2

Sp

Su

Fa

Wi

Chimney Swift

ur

c

c

c

Ruby-throated Hummingbird

ed

uh

c

c

c

CORACIIFORMES

Hab1

Hab2

Sp

Su

Fa

Wi

Belted Kingfisher

st

la

c

c

c

c

PICIFORMES

Hab1

Hab2

Sp

Su

Fa

Wi

Red-headed Woodpecker

ed

uh

c

c

c

c

Red-bellied Woodpecker

uh

bh

c

c

c

c

Yellow-bellied Sapsucker

uh

bh

u

u

u

u

Downy Woodpecker

uh

bh

a

a

a

a

Hairy Woodpecker

uh

bh

c

c

c

c

Northern Flicker

ed

uh

a

c

c

c

Pileated Woodpecker

bh

uh

c

c

c

c

PASSERIFORMES

Hab1

Hab2

Sp

Su

Fa

Wi

Olive-sided Flycatcher

ed

uh

u

u

Eastern Wood-Peewee

uh

bh

c

c

c

Yellow-bellied Flycatcher

uh

bh

o

o

Acadian Flycatcher

bh

c

c

u

Willow Flycatcher

ts

ed

u

u

Least Flycatcher

ed

ts

c

c

Eastern Phoebe

st

bh

c

c

c

Great Crested Flycatcher

uh

bh

c

c

c

Eastern Kingbird

ed

ts

c

c

c

Horned Lark

bg

cr

c

c

Purple Martin

ur

la

o

o

Tree Swallow

la

ma

c

r

c

Northern Rough-winged Swallow

bl

st

c

c

c

Bank Shallow

st

u

u

Cliff Swallow

bl

st

o

o

Barn Swallow

ur

ma

c

c

c

Blue Jay

uh

bh

a

a

a

a

American Crow

uh

cr

c

c

c

c

Black-capped Chickadee

uh

bh

a

a

a

a

Tufted Titmouse

uh

bh

a

a

a

a

Red-breasted Nuthatch

co

uh

c

c

White-breasted Nuthatch

uh

bh

a

a

a

a

Brown Creeper

bh

uh

c

c

u

Carolina Wren

bh

uh

c

c

c

c

Bewick's Wren

ur

ed

r

House Wren

ed

ur

u

u

u

Winter Wren

st

bh

r

r

o

Sedge Wren

ng

ma

u

c

u

Marsh Wren

ma

r

r

r

Golden-crowned Kinglet

co

bh

c

c

u

Ruby-crowned Kinglet

uh

bh

c

c

r

Blue-gray Gnatcatcher

uh

bh

c

c

c

Eastern Bluebird

ts

ed

c

c

c

c

Veery

uh

bh

c

u

Gray-cheeked Thrush

uh

bh

c

u

Swainson's Thrush

uh

bh

c

c

Hermit Thrush

uh

bh

u

u

u

u

Wood Thrush

uh

bh

c

c

o

American Robin

ur

ed

a

a

c

c

Gray Catbird

ts

ed

c

c

c

Northern Mockingbird

ts

ed

c

c

c

Brown Thrasher

ts

ed

c

c

c

r

Cedar Waxwing

ts

ed

c

c

c

c

Loggerhead Shrike

ed

ts

r

r

r

European Starling

ur

a

a

a

a

White-eyed Vireo

ts

ed

c

c

c

Solitary Vireo

ts

ed

c

u

Yellow-throated Vireo

uh

bh

c

c

c

Warbling Vireo

bh

ed

c

c

c

Philadelphia Vireo

uh

bh

u

u

Red-eyed Vireo

uh

bh

c

c

c

Blue-winged Warbler

ts

ed

c

c

u

Golden-winged Warbler

ts

ed

u

u

Tennessee Warbler

uh

bh

c

c

Orange-crowned Warbler

ts

u

u

Nashville Warbler

uh

bh

c

c

Northern Parula

bh

st

c

c

u

Yellow Warbler

ts

bh

c

c

u

Chestnut-sided Warbler

ed

ts

c

c

Magnolia Warbler

bh

uh

c

u

Cape May Warbler

uh

co

r

r

Yellow-rumped Warbler

uh

bh

c

c

Black-throated Green Warbler

uh

bh

c

c

Blackburnian Warbler

uh

bh

c

c

Yellow-throated Warbler

bh

st

o

o

o

Pine Warbler

co

uh

u

u

Prairie Warbler

ts

c

c

u

Palm Warbler

ts

bh

c

c

Bay-breasted Warbler

uh

bh

u

u

Blackpoll Warbler

uh

bh

u

u

Cerulean Warbler

bh

st

u

u

Black-and-white Warbler

uh

bh

c

c

American Redstart

bh

c

c

c

Prothonotary Warbler

st

sw

c

c

c

Worm-eating Warbler

uh

bh

c

c

c

Ovenbird

uh

bh

c

o

c

Northern Waterthrush

st

sw

c

o

Louisiana Waterthrush

st

sw

c

o

Kentucky Warbler

bh

uh

c

c

Mourning Warbler

bh

uh

r

r

Common Yellowthroat

ts

ed

c

c

c

Hooded Warbler

uh

bh

r

r

Wilson's Warbler

ts

ed

o

o

Canada Warbler

ts

bh

u

u

Yellow-breasted Chat

ts

ed

c

c

c

Summer Tanager

uh

bh

c

c

u

Scarlet Tanager

uh

bh

c

u

u

Northern Cardinal

ed

ur

a

a

a

a

Rose-breasted Grosbeak

uh

bh

c

u

u

Blue Grosbeak

uh

bh

o

o

o

Indigo Bunting

ed

ts

a

a

a

Dickcissel

ed

ng

c

c

c

Rufous-sided Towhee

ts

ed

c

c

c

u

American Tree Sparrow

ts

ed

c

c

Chipping Sparrow

ed

ur

a

a

a

Field Sparrow

sg

ed

a

a

c

r

Vesper Sparrow

cr

sg

o

o

Lark Sparrow

ed

sg

u

u

u

Savannah Sparrow

ng

an

u

u

r

LeConte's Sparrow

ng

ma

o

o

Fox Sparrow

ed

bh

c

c

o

Song Sparrow

ed

ts

c

c

c

c

Lincoln's Sparrow

ed

bh

u

u

r

Swamp Sparrow

ma

sw

c

u

u

White-throated Sparrow

ed

bh

c

c

c

White-crowned Sparrow

ts

ed

c

c

u

Dark-eyed Junco

ed

ur

a

c

c

Bobolink

ng

u

u

Red-winged Blackbird

ma

cr

a

a

a

c

Eastern Meadowlark

ng

cr

c

c

c

o

Rusty Blackbird

bh

cr

u

u

c

Common Grackle

ed

ts

a

a

a

c

Brown-headed Cowbird

ed

uh

a

a

c

u

Orchard Oriole

ts

ed

c

c

u

Northern Oriole

bh

ed

a

a

c

Purple Finch

uh

ed

c

c

u

Pine Siskin

ur

u

u

u

American Goldfinch

ts

ur

a

a

a

c

Evening Grosbeak

ur

ed

r

r

r

House Sparrow

ur

a

a

a

a

Eurasian Tree Sparrow

ur

u

u

u

u