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NATURAL HERITAGE

Bethel Beach Natural Area Preserve Bird Species List

American bittern AMBI
American crow AMCR
American goldfinch AMGO
American oystercatcher AMOY
American wigeon AMWI
Arctic tern(?) ARTE
Bald Eagle BAEA
Bank swallow BASW
Back-bellied plover BBPL
Black duck BLDU
Blackpoll warbler BLWA
Black scoter BLSC
Black skimmer BLSK
Black vulture BLVU
Blue grosbeak BLGR
Blue jay BLJA
Blue-winged teal BWTE
Boat-tailed grackle BTGR
Bobolink BOBO
Bonaparte's gull BOGU
Brant BRAN
Brown-headed nuthatch BHNU
Brown pelican BRPE
Bufflehead BUFF
Canada goose CAGO
Carolina chickadee CACH
Carolina wren CAWR
Caspian tern CATE
Canvasback CANV
Cattle egret CAEG
Chestnut-sided warbler CSWA
Clapper rail CLRA
Common grackle COGR
Common loon COLO
Common tern COTE
Cooper's Hawk COHA
Double-crested cormorant DCCO
Downy woodpecker DOWO
Dunlin DUNL
Eastern bluebird EABL
Eastern kingbird EAKI
Eastern wood peewee EWPE
Fish crow FICR
Forster's tern FOTE
Glossy Ibis GLIB
Great Black-backed gull GBBG
Great Blue Heron GBHE
Great crested flycatcher GCFL
Great egret GREG
Greater yellowlegs GRYL
Great horned owl GRHO
Green-backed heron GRHE
Green-winged teal GWTE
Hermit thrush HETH
Herring gull HEGU
Hooded merganser HOME
Horned grebe HOGR
Ipswitch sparrow IPSP
Killdeer KILL
Kingfisher KIFI
Laughing gull LAGU
Least bittern LEBI
Least sandpiper LESA
Least tern LETE
Lesser scaup LESC
Lesser yellowlegs LEYE
Little gull LIGU
Long-billed dowitcher LBDO
Mallard MALL
March wren MAWR
Merlin MERL
Mourning dove MODO
Northern cardinal NOCA
Northern flicker NOFL
Northern harrier NOHA
Northern gannett NOGA
Oldsquaw OLSQ
Orchard oriole OROR
Osprey OSPR
Peregrine falcon PEFA
Pied-billed grebe PBGR
Pine warbler PIWA
Piping plover PIPL
Purple martin PUMA
Red-bellied woodpecker RBWO
Red-breasted merganser RBME
Redhead REHE
Red knot REKN
Red-shouldered hawk RSHA
Red-tailed hawk RTHA
Red-throated loon RTLO
Red-winged blackbird RWBB
Ringbilled gull RBGU
Rough-winged swallow RWSW
Royal tern ROTE
Ruby-throated hummingbird RTHU
Ruddy turnstone RUTU
Rufous-sided towhee RSTO
Rusty blackbird RUBL
Saltmarsh sharp-tailed sparrow SSTS
Sanderling SAND
Sandwich tern SATE
Savannah sparrow SASP
Seaside sparrow SESP
Semipalmated plover SEPL
Semipalmated sandpiper SESA
Short-billed dowitcher SBDO
Snow bunting SNBU
Snow goose SNGO
Snowy egret SNEG
Solitary sandpiper SOSA
Song sparrow SOSP
Spotted sandpiper SPSA
Starling STAR
Stilt sandpiper STSA
Surf scoter SUSC
Swamp sparrow SWSP
Tree swallow TRSW
TriColored heron TCHE
Tufted titmouse TUTI
Tundra swan TUSW
Virginia rail VARA
Western sandpiper WESP
White-throated loon WTLO
White-winged scoter WWSC
Willet WILL
Yellow-rumped warbler YRWA