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Order: Anseriformes
Family: Anatidae
Aix sponsa Wood Duck
Anas discors Blue-winged Teal
Anas platyrhynchos Mallard
Aythya collaris Ring-necked Duck
Branta canadensis Canada Goose
Lophodytes cucullatus Hooded Merganser
Order: Apodiformes
Family: Apodidae
Chaetura pelagica Chimney Swift
Family: Trochilidae
Archilochus colubris Ruby-throated Hummingbird
Order: Caprimulgiformes
Family: Caprimulgidae
Caprimulgus carolinensis Chuck-will's-widow
Caprimulgus vociferus Whip-poor-will
Chordeiles minor Common Nighthawk
Order: Charadriiformes
Family: Charadriidae
Charadrius melodus Piping Plover
Charadrius vociferus Killdeer
Charadrius wilsonia Wilson's Plover
Family: Haematopodidae
Haematopus palliatus American Oystercatcher
Family: Laridae
Gelochelidon nilotica* Gull-billed Tern
Larus delawarensis Ring-billed Gull
Leucophaeus atricilla* Laughing Gull
Rynchops niger Black Skimmer
Sternula antillarum* Least Tern
Order: Ciconiiformes
Family: Ardeidae
Ardea alba Great Egret
Ardea herodias Great Blue Heron
Bubulcus ibis Cattle Egret
Butorides virescens Green Heron
Egretta thula Snowy Egret
Nyctanassa violacea Yellow-crowned Night-Heron
Nycticorax nycticorax Black-crowned Night-Heron
Family: Ciconiidae
Mycteria americana Wood Stork
Order: Columbiformes
Family: Columbidae
Ectopistes migratorius Passenger Pigeon
Zenaida macroura Mourning Dove
Order: Coraciiformes
Family: Alcedinidae
Megaceryle alcyon Belted Kingfisher
Order: Cuculiformes
Family: Cuculidae
Coccyzus americanus Yellow-billed Cuckoo
Order: Falconiformes
Family: Accipitridae
Accipiter cooperii Cooper's Hawk
Accipiter striatus Sharp-shinned Hawk
Buteo jamaicensis Red-tailed Hawk
Buteo lineatus Red-shouldered Hawk
Elanoides forficatus Swallow-tailed Kite
Haliaeetus leucocephalus Bald Eagle
Pandion haliaetus Osprey
Family: Cathartidae
Cathartes aura Turkey Vulture
Coragyps atratus Black Vulture
Family: Falconidae
Falco peregrinus Peregrine Falcon
Falco sparverius American Kestrel
Order: Galliformes
Family: Odontophoridae
Colinus virginianus Northern Bobwhite
Family: Phasianidae
Meleagris gallopavo Wild Turkey
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Bombycillidae
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar Waxwing
Family: Cardinalidae
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern Cardinal
Passerina ciris Painted Bunting
Family: Corvidae
Corvus brachyrhynchos American Crow
Corvus corax Common Raven
Corvus ossifragus Fish Crow
Cyanocitta cristata Blue Jay
Family: Emberizidae
Aimophila aestivalis Bachman's Sparrow
Ammodramus henslowii Henslow's Sparrow
Ammodramus savannarum Grasshopper Sparrow
Melospiza melodia Song Sparrow
Pipilo erythrophthalmus Eastern Towhee
Spizella passerina Chipping Sparrow
Family: Fringillidae
Carduelis tristis American Goldfinch
Carpodacus mexicanus House Finch
Family: Hirundinidae
Progne subis Purple Martin
Family: Icteridae
Agelaius phoeniceus Red-winged Blackbird
Icterus spurius Orchard Oriole
Molothrus ater Brown-headed Cowbird
Quiscalus quiscula Common Grackle
Sturnella magna Eastern Meadowlark
Family: Laniidae
Lanius ludovicianus Loggerhead Shrike
Family: Mimidae
Mimus polyglottos Northern Mockingbird
Toxostoma rufum Brown Thrasher
Family: Paridae
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted Titmouse
Poecile carolinensis Carolina Chickadee
Family: Parulidae
Dendroica cerulea Cerulean Warbler
Dendroica coronata Yellow-rumped Warbler
Dendroica kirtlandii Kirtland's Warbler
Dendroica pinus Pine Warbler
Icteria virens Yellow-breasted Chat
Limnothlypis swainsonii Swainson's Warbler
Protonotaria citrea Prothonotary Warbler
Setophaga ruticilla American Redstart
Vermivora bachmanii Bachman's Warbler
Vermivora chrysoptera Golden-winged Warbler
Wilsonia citrina Hooded Warbler
Family: Regulidae
Regulus calendula Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Regulus satrapa Golden-crowned Kinglet
Family: Sittidae
Sitta canadensis Red-breasted Nuthatch
Sitta carolinensis White-breasted Nuthatch
Sitta pusilla Brown-headed Nuthatch
Family: Sturnidae
Sturnus vulgaris European Starling
Family: Sylviidae
Polioptila caerulea Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
Family: Thraupidae
Piranga rubra Summer Tanager
Family: Troglodytidae
Thryomanes bewickii Bewick's Wren
Thryothorus ludovicianus Carolina Wren
Family: Turdidae
Hylocichla mustelina Wood Thrush
Sialia sialis Eastern Bluebird
Turdus migratorius American Robin
Family: Tyrannidae
Myiarchus crinitus Great Crested Flycatcher
Sayornis phoebe Eastern Phoebe
Tyrannus tyrannus Eastern Kingbird
Family: Vireonidae
Vireo olivaceus Red-eyed Vireo
Order: Pelecaniformes
Family: Anhingidae
Anhinga anhinga Anhinga
Family: Pelecanidae
Pelecanus occidentalis Brown Pelican
Family: Phalacrocoracidae
Phalacrocorax auritus Double-crested Cormorant
Order: Piciformes
Family: Picidae
Campephilus principalis Ivory-billed Woodpecker
Dryocopus pileatus Pileated Woodpecker
Melanerpes carolinus Red-bellied Woodpecker
Picoides borealis Red-cockaded Woodpecker
Order: Strigiformes
Family: Strigidae
Bubo virginianus Great Horned Owl
Megascops asio Eastern Screech-Owl
Strix varia Barred Owl
Family: Tytonidae
Tyto alba Barn Owl