Wayne County breeding birds

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Data is provisional and not to be cited

Number of blocks in county where species is:
(using highest level for each block, i.e., does not recount a block for a particular species)

 

76 blocks in county, 10 are partial blocks

% of blocks present (confirmed)

Possible

Probable Confirmed
Canada Goose - Branta canadensis  1 7 52 79 (68)
Mute Swan - Cygnus olor  2 4 19 33 (25)
Wood Duck - Aix sponsa  7 9 25 54 (33)
Mallard - Anas platyrhynchos  2 5 55 82 (72)
Blue-winged Teal - Anas discors  1 0 1 3 (1)
Canvasback - Aythya valisineria 0 0 1 1 (1)
Hooded Merganser - Lophodytes cucullatus  1 1 5 9 (7)
Ring-necked Pheasant - Phasianus colchicus  13 22 10 59 (13)
Wild Turkey - Meleagris gallopavo 3 2 1 8 (1)
Northern Bobwhite - Colinus virginianus  2 0 3 7 (4)
Pied-billed Grebe - Podilymbus podiceps  2 2 4 11 (5)
Double-crested Cormorant - Phalacrocorax auritus  0 1 1 3 (1)
American Bittern - Botaurus lentiginosus  0 1 0 1 (0)
Least Bittern - Ixobrychus exilis 3 0 2 7 (3)
Great Blue Heron - Ardea herodias 11 4 6 28 (8)
Great Egret - Ardea alba  1 1 2 5 (3)
Cattle Egret - Bubulcus ibis  2 0 0 3 (0)
Green Heron - Butorides virescens 20 11 6 49 (8)
Black-crowned Night-Heron - Nycticorax nycticorax  2 1 7 13 (9)
Turkey Vulture - Cathartes aura  26 16 4 54 (5)
Osprey - Pandion haliaetus 0 0 1 1 (1)
Bald Eagle - Haliaeetus leucocephalus  0 0 5 7 (7)
Sharp-shinned Hawk - Accipiter striatus  2 0 0 3 (0)
Cooper's Hawk - Accipiter cooperi 19 8 25 68 (33)
Red-shouldered Hawk - Buteo lineatus  3 2 2 9 (3)
Broad-winged Hawk - Buteo platypterus 8 1 1 13 (1)
Red-tailed Hawk - Buteo jamaicensis 13 10 39 82 (51)
American Kestrel - Falco sparverius 19 11 11 43 (14)
Peregrine Falcon - Falco peregrinus 0 0 6 8 (8)
Virginia Rail - Rallus limicola 0 1 2 4 (3)
Sora - Porzana carolina 3 2 2 9 (3)
Common Moorhen -Gallinula chloropus 0 1 2 4 (3)
American Coot - Fulica americana  0 2 0 3 (0)
Killdeer - Charadrius vociferus 7 12 50 91 (66)
Spotted Sandpiper - Actitis macularia 7 17 23 62 (30)
Upland Sandpiper - Bartramia longicauda  0 1 0 1 (0)
Wilson's Snipe - Gallinago delicata  2 2 0 5 (0)
American Woodcock - Scolopax minor 11 13 5 38 (7)
Ring-billed Gull - Larus delawarensis 1 0 1 3 (1)
Herring Gull - Larus argentatus 0 0 2 3 (3)
Common Tern - Sterna hirundo  0 0 3 4 (4)
Rock Pigeon - Columba livia  4 14 55 96 (72)
Mourning Dove - Zenaida macroura 6 15 54 99 (71)
Black-billed Cuckoo - Coccyzus erythropthalmus  3 2 0 7 (0)
Yellow-billed Cuckoo - Coccyzus americanas 17 4 4 33 (5)
Eastern Screech-Owl - Otus asio 10 16 5 41 (7)
Great Horned Owl - Bubo virginianus 5 6 18 38 (24)
Barred Owl - Strix varia 1 1 0 3 (0)
Common Nighthawk - Chordeiles minor 11 6 3 26 (4)
Chimney Swift - Chaetura pelagica 13 42 19 97 (25)
Ruby-throated Hummingbird - Archilochus colubris 15 19 7 54 (9)
Belted Kingfisher - Ceryle alcyon 22 14 8 58 (11)
Red-headed Woodpecker - Melanerpes erythrocephalus 3 1 3 9 (4)
Red-bellied Woodpecker - Melanerpes carolinus 17 15 25 75 (33)
Downy Woodpecker - Picoides pubescens  5 17 48 92 (63)
Hairy Woodpecker - Picoides villosus 11 9 19 51 (25)
Northern Flicker - Colaptes auratus 11 29 28 89 (37)
Eastern Wood-Pewee - Contopus virens 13 34 10 75 (13)
Acadian Flycatcher - Empidonax virescens  1 3 1 7 (1)
Alder Flycatcher - Empidonax alnorum  1 6 4 14 (5)
Willow Flycatcher - Empidonax trailli 14 20 9 57 (12)
Least Flycatcher - Empidonax minimus 4 8 0 16 (0)
Eastern Phoebe - Sayornis phoebe 14 2 22 50 (29)
Great Crested Flycatcher - Myiarchus crinitus 13 26 10 64 (13)
Eastern Kingbird - Tyrannus tyrannus 13 16 44 96 (58)
White-eyed Vireo - Vireo griseus 4 1 0 7 (0)
Bell's VireoVireo bellii  0 1 0 1 (0)
Yellow-throated Vireo - Vireo flavifrons 6 4 3 17 (4)
Warbling Vireo - Vireo gilvus 9 33 22 84 (29)
Red-eyed Vireo - Vireo olivaceus 12 32 19 83 (25)
Blue Jay - Cyanocitta cristata 15 25 28 89 (37)
American Crow - Corvus brachyrhynchos 17 20 27 84 (36)
Horned Lark - Eremophila alpestris 8 9 8 33 (11)
Purple Martin - Progne subis 2 1 9 17 (12)
Tree Swallow - Tachycineta bicolor 11 9 27 62 (36)
N. Rough-winged Swallow - Stelgidopteryx serripennis 12 14 33 78 (43)
Bank Swallow - Riparia riparia 3 0 11 18 (14)
Cliff Swallow - Petrochelidon pyrrhonota 3 2 21 34 (28)
Barn Swallow - Hirundo rustica 6 10 53 91 (70)
Black-capped Chickadee - Poecile atricapillus 8 20 40 89 (53)
Tufted Titmouse - Baeolophus bicolor 14 9 16 51 (21)
Red-breasted Nuthatch - Sitta canadensis 3 4 2 12 (3)
White-breasted Nuthatch - Sitta carolinensis 13 22 15 66 (2)
Brown Creeper - Certhia americana 1 0 2 4 (3)
Carolina Wren - Thryothorus ludovicianus 21 22 13 74 (17)
House Wren - Troglodytes aedon 6 29 36 93 (47)
Sedge Wren - Cistothorus platensis  1 3 1 7 (1)
Marsh Wren - Cistothorus palustris 3 5 6 18 (8)
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher - Polioptila caerulea 8 13 18 51 (24)
Eastern Bluebird - Sialia sialis 7 6 14 36 (18)
Veery - Catharus fuscescens  4 1 0 7 (0)
Wood Thrush - Hylocichla mustelina 10 24 7 54 (9)
American Robin - Turdus migratorius  0 1 75 100 (99)
Gray Catbird - Dumetella carolinensis 9 20 42 93 (55)
Northern Mockingbird - Mimus polyglottos 2 1 1 5 (1)
Brown Thrasher - Toxostoma rufum 10 4 6 26 (8)
European Starling - Sturnus vulgaris  0 0 76 100 (100)
Cedar Waxwing - Bombycilla cedrorum 13 35 22 92 (29)
Blue-winged Warbler - Vermivora pinus 3 5 4 16 (5)
Yellow Warbler - Dendroica petechia  13 17 33 83 (43)
Chestnut sided Warbler - Dendroica pensylvanica  1 0 0 1 (0)
American Redstart - Setophaga ruticilla 4 0 1 7 (1)
Prothonotary Warbler - Protonotaria citrea  1 2 0 4 (0)
Ovenbird - Seiurus aurocapillus  5 7 0 16 (0)
Mourning Warbler - Oporornis philadelphia  1 2 0 4 (0)
Common Yellowthroat - Geothlypis trichas 7 26 13 61 (17)
Hooded Warbler - Wilsonia citrina  1 1 0 3 (0)
Yellow-breasted Chat  - Icteria virens 2 5 2 12 (3)
Scarlet Tanager - Pirangra olivacea 12 8 2 29 (3)
Eastern Towhee - Pipilo erythrophthalmus 11 18 2 41 (3)
Chipping Sparrow - Spizella passerina 7 19 48 97 (63)
Clay-colored Sparrow - Spizella pallida 1 0 1 3 (1)
Field Sparrow - Spizella pusilla 8 10 14 42 (18)
Vesper Sparrow - Pooecetes gramineus  3 3 0 8 (0)
Savannah Sparrow - Passerculus sandwichensis  5 29 19 70 (25)
Grasshopper Sparrow - Ammodramus savannarum 4 1 1 8 (1)
Henslow's Sparrow - Ammodramus henslowii 6 2 0 11 (0)
Song Sparrow - Melospiza melodia 4 18 51 96 (67)
Swamp Sparrow - Melospiza georgiana 3 2 2 9 (3)
Northern Cardinal - Cardinalis cardinalis 2 20 52 97 (68)
Rose-breasted Grosbeak - Pheucticus ludovicianus 8 15 16 51 (21)
Indigo Bunting - Passerina cyanea 15 37 15 88 (20)
Dickcissel - Spiza americana  0 2 2 5 (3)
Bobolink - Dolichonyx oryzivorus  2 5 3 13 (4)
Red-winged Blackbird - Agelaius phoeniceus 3 7 63 96 (83)
Eastern Meadowlark - Sturnella magna 5 12 8 33 (11)
Western Meadowlark - Sturnella neglecta  1 0 0 1 (0)
Common Grackle - Quiscalus quiscula 1 4 71 100 (93)
Brown-headed Cowbird - Molothrus ater 8 9 52 91 (68)
Orchard Oriole - Icterus spurius 3 5 5 17 (7)
Baltimore Oriole - Icterus galbula 5 9 55 91 (72)
House Finch - Carpodacus mexicanus 11 27 34 95 (45)
Pine Siskin - Carduelis pinus  0 1 0 1 (0)
American Goldfinch - Carduelis tristis 9 34 30 96 (39)
House Sparrow - Passer domesticus 0 0 75 99 (99)
Totals: 136 species     114 confirmed  

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