Sarah’s 2016 Year List

Life birds are in all caps.

  1. Canada Goose (Branta canadensis) – Saint Johns Pond Sanctuary, Cold Spring Harbor, NY – January 1, 2016
  2. Mute Swan (Cygnus olor) – Saint Johns Pond Sanctuary, Cold Spring Harbor, NY – January 1, 2016
  3. Gadwall (Anas strepera) – Saint Johns Pond Sanctuary, Cold Spring Harbor, NY – January 1, 2016
  4. American Wigeon (Anas americana) – Saint Johns Pond Sanctuary, Cold Spring Harbor, NY – January 1, 2016
  5. Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos) – Saint Johns Pond Sanctuary, Cold Spring Harbor, NY – January 1, 2016
  6. Redhead (Aythya americana) – Saint Johns Pond Sanctuary, Cold Spring Harbor, NY – January 1, 2016
  7. Bufflehead (Bucephala albeola) – Saint Johns Pond Sanctuary, Cold Spring Harbor, NY – January 1, 2016
  8. Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) – Saint Johns Pond Sanctuary, Cold Spring Harbor, NY – January 1, 2016
  9. Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis) – Saint Johns Pond Sanctuary, Cold Spring Harbor, NY – January 1, 2016
  10. Ring-billed Gull (Larus delawarensis) – Saint Johns Pond Sanctuary, Cold Spring Harbor, NY – January 1, 2016
  11. American Crow (Corvus brachyrhynchos) – Saint Johns Pond Sanctuary, Cold Spring Harbor, NY – January 1, 2016
  12. Black-capped Chickadee (Poecile atricapillus) – Saint Johns Pond Sanctuary, Cold Spring Harbor, NY – January 1, 2016
  13. American Robin (Turdus migratorius) – Saint Johns Pond Sanctuary, Cold Spring Harbor, NY – January 1, 2016
  14. Common Loon (Gavia immer) – West Neck Beach, Lloyd Harbor, NY – January 1, 2016
  15. Herring Gull (Larus argentatus) – West Neck Beach, Lloyd Harbor, NY – January 1, 2016
  16. Downy Woodpecker (Picoides pubescens) – Huntington, NY – January 2, 2016
  17. Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia) – Huntington, NY – January 2, 2016
  18. House Sparrow (Passer domesticus) – Huntington, NY – January 2, 2016
  19. Mourning Dove (Zenaida macroura) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – January 16, 2016
  20. Red-bellied Woodpecker (Melanerpes carolinus) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – January 16, 2016
  21. Hairy Woodpecker (Picoides villosus) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – January 16, 2016
  22. Tufted Titmouse (Baeolophus bicolor) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – January 16, 2016
  23. White-breasted Nuthatch (Sitta carolinensis) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – January 16, 2016
  24. Brown Creeper (Certhia americana) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – January 16, 2016
  25. Carolina Wren (Thryothorus ludovicianus) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – January 16, 2016
  26. Ruby-crowned Kinglet (Regulus calendula) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – January 16, 2016
  27. Pine Warbler (Setophaga pinus) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – January 16, 2016
  28. Fox Sparrow (Passerella iliaca) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – January 16, 2016
  29. Dark-eyed Junco (Junco hyemalis) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – January 16, 2016
  30. White-throated Sparrow (Zonotrichia albicollis) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – January 16, 2016
  31. Northern Cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – January 16, 2016
  32. Red-winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – January 16, 2016
  33. American Goldfinch (Spinus tristis) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – January 16, 2016
  34. Brant (Branta bernicla) – Point Lookout, NY – January 31, 2016
  35. HARLEQUIN DUCK (Histrionicus histrionicus) – Point Lookout, NY – January 31, 2016
  36. Surf Scoter (Melanitta perspicillata) – Point Lookout, NY – January 31, 2016
  37. Black Scoter (Melanitta americana) – Point Lookout, NY – January 31, 2016
  38. Long-tailed Duck (Clangula hyemalis) – Point Lookout, NY – January 31, 2016
  39. Red-throated Loon (Gavia stellata) – Point Lookout, NY – January 31, 2016
  40. Horned Grebe (Podiceps auritus) – Point Lookout, NY – January 31, 2016
  41. PURPLE SANDPIPER (Calidris maritima) – Point Lookout, NY – January 31, 2016
  42. BONAPARTE’S GULL (Chroicocephalus philadelphia) – Point Lookout, NY – January 31, 2016
  43. Great Black-backed Gull (Larus marinus) – Point Lookout, NY – January 31, 2016
  44. Red-breasted Merganser (Mergus serrator) – Jones Beach State Park (Coast Guard Station), NY – January 31, 2016
  45. Northern Mockingbird (Mimus polyglottos) – Jones Beach State Park (Coast Guard Station), NY – January 31, 2016
  46. Northern Flicker (Colaptes auratus) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – February 7, 2016
  47. Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – February 7, 2016
  48. American Black Duck (Anas rubripes) – Pelham Bay Park, Bronx, NY – February 21, 2016
  49. Great Horned Owl (Bubo virginianus) – Pelham Bay Park, Bronx, NY – February 21, 2016
  50. Barred Owl (Strix varia) – Pelham Bay Park, Bronx, NY – February 21, 2016
  51. GILA WOODPECKER (Melanerpes uropygialis) – Phoenix, AZ – February 26, 2016
  52. VERDIN (Auriparus flaviceps) – Phoenix, AZ – February 26, 2016
  53. CACTUS WREN (Campylorhynchus brunneicapillus) – Phoenix, AZ – February 26, 2016
  54. CURVE-BILLED THRASHER (Toxostoma curvirostre) – Phoenix, AZ – February 26, 2016
  55. European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris) – Phoenix, AZ – February 26, 2016
  56. ABERT’S TOWHEE (Melozone aberti) – Phoenix, AZ – February 26, 2016
  57. Double-crested Cormorant (Phalacrocorax auritus) – Phoenix, AZ – February 27, 2016
  58. Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias) – Phoenix, AZ – February 27, 2016
  59. Green Heron (Butorides virescens) – Phoenix, AZ – February 27, 2016
  60. House Finch (Haemorhous mexicanus) – Phoenix, AZ – February 27, 2016
  61. American Coot (Fulica americana) – Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens, NY – March 5, 2016
  62. Rock Pigeon (Columba livia) – Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens, NY – March 5, 2016
  63. Ring-necked Duck (Aythya collaris) – Saint Johns Pond Sanctuary, Cold Spring Harbor, NY – March 7, 2016
  64. Common Grackle (Quiscalus quiscula) – Saint Johns Pond Sanctuary, Cold Spring Harbor, NY – March 7, 2016
  65. Fish Crow (Corvus ossifragus) – Heckscher Park, Huntington, NY – March 9, 2016
  66. Hermit Thrush (Catharus guttatus) – Caumsett State Park, Lloyd Harbor, NY – March 12, 2016
  67. Cedar Waxwing (Bombycilla cedrorum) – Caumsett State Park, Lloyd Harbor, NY – March 12, 2016
  68. Eastern Phoebe (Sayornis phoebe) – Teatown Lake Reservation, Westchester, NY – March 27, 2016
  69. Common Raven (Corvus corax) – Pierson Park, Tarrytown, NY – March 27, 2016
  70. RUSTY BLACKBIRD (Euphagus carolinus) – Alley Pond Park, Queens, NY – April 2, 2016
  71. Brown-headed Cowbird (Molothrus ater) – Alley Pond Park, Queens, NY – April 2, 2016
  72. Great Egret (Ardea alba) – Central Park, New York, NY – April 10, 2016
  73. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker (Sphyrapicus varius) – Central Park, New York, NY – April 10, 2016
  74. Brown Thrasher (Toxostoma rufum) – Central Park, New York, NY – April 10, 2016
  75. Chipping Sparrow (Spizella passerina) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – April 16, 2016
  76. Ruddy Duck (Oxyura jamaicensis) – Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, Queens, NY – April 16, 2016
  77. Snowy Egret (Egretta thula) – Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, Queens, NY – April 16, 2016
  78. Little Blue Heron (Egretta caerulea) – Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, Queens, NY – April 16, 2016
  79. Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (Nyctanassa violacea) – Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, Queens, NY – April 16, 2016
  80. Osprey (Pandion haliaetus) – Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, Queens, NY – April 16, 2016
  81. American Oystercatcher (Haematopus palliatus) – Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, Queens, NY – April 16, 2016
  82. Laughing Gull (Leucophaeus atricilla) – Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, Queens, NY – April 16, 2016
  83. Barn Owl (Tyto alba) – Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, Queens, NY – April 16, 2016
  84. Tree Swallow (Tachycineta bicolor) – Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, Queens, NY – April 16, 2016
  85. Yellow-rumped Warbler (Setophaga coronata) – Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, Queens, NY – April 16, 2016
  86. Eastern Towhee (Pipilo erythrophthalmus) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – April 23, 2016
  87. Black-and-white Warbler (Mniotilta varia) – Central Park, New York, NY – April 24, 2016
  88. Palm Warbler (Setophaga palmarum) – Central Park, New York, NY – April 24, 2016
  89. Swamp Sparrow (Melospiza georgiana) – Central Park, New York, NY – April 24, 2016
  90. House Wren (Troglodytes aedon) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – May 8, 2016
  91. Veery (Catharus fuscescens) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – May 8, 2016
  92. Wood Thrush (Hylocichla mustelina) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – May 8, 2016
  93. Gray Catbird (Dumetella carolinensis) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – May 8, 2016
  94. Ovenbird (Seiurus aurocapilla) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – May 8, 2016
  95. Baltimore Oriole (Icterus galbula) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – May 8, 2016
  96. Black Vulture (Coragyps atratus) – Doodletown Road, Bear Mountain State Park, NY – May 14, 2016
  97. Turkey Vulture (Cathartes aura) – Doodletown Road, Bear Mountain State Park, NY – May 14, 2016
  98. Yellow-billed Cuckoo (Coccyzus americanus) – Doodletown Road, Bear Mountain State Park, NY – May 14, 2016
  99. White-eyed Vireo (Vireo griseus) – Doodletown Road, Bear Mountain State Park, NY – May 14, 2016
  100. Yellow-throated Vireo (Vireo flavifrons) – Doodletown Road, Bear Mountain State Park, NY – May 14, 2016
  101. Warbling Vireo (Vireo gilvus) – Doodletown Road, Bear Mountain State Park, NY – May 14, 2016
  102. Red-eyed Vireo (Vireo olivaceus) – Doodletown Road, Bear Mountain State Park, NY – May 14, 2016
  103. Blue-gray Gnatcatcher (Polioptila caerulea) – Doodletown Road, Bear Mountain State Park, NY – May 14, 2016
  104. Blue-winged Warbler (Vermivora cyanoptera) – Doodletown Road, Bear Mountain State Park, NY – May 14, 2016
  105. KENTUCKY WARBLER (Geothlypis formosa) – Doodletown Road, Bear Mountain State Park, NY – May 14, 2016
  106. Hooded Warbler (Setophaga citrina) – Doodletown Road, Bear Mountain State Park, NY – May 14, 2016
  107. American Redstart (Setophaga ruticilla) – Doodletown Road, Bear Mountain State Park, NY – May 14, 2016
  108. Canada Warbler (Cardellina canadensis) – Doodletown Road, Bear Mountain State Park, NY – May 14, 2016
  109. Scarlet Tanager (Piranga olivacea) – Doodletown Road, Bear Mountain State Park, NY – May 14, 2016
  110. Indigo Bunting (Passerina cyanea) – Doodletown Road, Bear Mountain State Park, NY – May 14, 2016
  111. Yellow Warbler (Setophaga petechia) – Iona Island, NY – May 14, 2016
  112. Chimney Swift (Chaetura pelagica) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – May 15, 2016
  113. Swainson’s Thrush (Catharus ustulatus) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – May 15, 2016
  114. Worm-eating Warbler (Helmitheros vermivorum) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – May 15, 2016
  115. Common Yellowthroat (Geothlypis trichas) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – May 15, 2016
  116. Northern Parula (Setophaga americana) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – May 15, 2016
  117. Magnolia Warbler (Setophaga magnolia) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – May 15, 2016
  118. Blackburnian Warbler (Setophaga fusca) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – May 15, 2016
  119. Black-throated Blue Warbler (Setophaga caerulescens) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – May 15, 2016
  120. Wilson’s Warbler (Cardellina pusilla) – Forest Park, Queens, NY – May 15, 2016
  121. Spotted Sandpiper (Actitis macularius) – Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY – May 21, 2016
  122. MONK PARAKEET (Myiopsitta monachus) – Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY – May 21, 2016
  123. Barn Swallow (Hirundo rustica) – Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY – May 21, 2016
  124. Chestnut-sided Warbler (Setophaga pensylvanica) – Beartown State Forest, Monterey, MA – May 29, 2016
  125. Bobolink (Dolichonyx oryzivorus) Bartholomew’s Cobble, Ashley Falls, MA – May 29, 2016
  126. Ruby-throated Hummingbird (Archilochus colubris) – Pine Grove, Falls Village, CT – May 29, 2016
  127. Eastern Wood-Pewee (Contopus virens) – Pine Grove, Falls Village, CT – May 29, 2016
  128. DUNNOCK (Prunella modularis) – Hampstead Heath, London, England – July 4, 2016
  129. GRAYLAG GOOSE (Anser anser) – Hyde Park, London, England – July 5, 2016
  130. EGYPTIAN GOOSE (Alopochen aegyptiaca) – Hyde Park, London, England – July 5, 2016
  131. MANDARIN DUCK (Aix galericulata) – Hyde Park, London, England – July 5, 2016
  132. Tufted Duck (Aythya fuligula) – Hyde Park, London, England – July 5, 2016
  133. EURASIAN MOORHEN (Gallinula chloropus) – Hyde Park, London, England – July 5, 2016
  134. EURASIAN COOT (Fulica atra) – Hyde Park, London, England – July 5, 2016
  135. COMMON WOOD-PIGEON (Columba palumbus) – Hyde Park, London, England – July 5, 2016
  136. EURASIAN MAGPIE (Pica pica) – Hyde Park, London, England – July 5, 2016
  137. RED-CRESTED POCHARD (Netta rufina) – Kew Royal Botanical Gardens, London, England – July 6, 2016
  138. LITTLE GREBE (Tachybaptus ruficollis ) – Kew Royal Botanical Gardens, London, England – July 6, 2016
  139. ROSE-RINGED PARAKEET (Psittacula krameri) – Kew Royal Botanical Gardens, London, England – July 6, 2016
  140. EURASIAN JACKDAW (Corvus monedula) – Kew Royal Botanical Gardens, London, England – July 6, 2016
  141. CARRION CROW (Corvus corone) – Kew Royal Botanical Gardens, London, England – July 6, 2016
  142. EUROPEAN ROBIN (Erithacus rubecula) – Kew Royal Botanical Gardens, London, England – July 6, 2016
  143. EURASIAN BLACKBIRD (Turdus merula) – Kew Royal Botanical Gardens, London, England – July 6, 2016
  144. COMMON CHAFFINCH (Fringilla coelebs) – Kew Royal Botanical Gardens, London, England – July 6, 2016
  145. COMMON SWIFT (Apus apus) – London, England – July 6, 2016
  146. BLACK SWAN (Cygnus atratus) – Regents Park, London, England – July 8, 2016
  147. GREAT CRESTED GREBE (Podiceps cristatus) – Regents Park, London, England – July 8, 2016
  148. GRAY HERON (Ardea cinerea) – Regents Park, London, England – July 8, 2016
  149. BLACK-HEADED GULL (Chroicocephalus ridibundus) – Regents Park, London, England – July 8, 2016
  150. SONG THRUSH (Turdus philomelos) – Walderslade, Kent, England – July 9, 2016
  151. Common Eider (Somateria mollissima) – Peaks Island, Portland, ME – August 27, 2016
  152. Semipalmated Plover (Charadrius semipalmatus) – Scarborough Marsh, Scarborough, ME – August 28, 2016
  153. Least Sandpiper (Calidris minutilla) – Scarborough Marsh, Scarborough, ME – August 28, 2016
  154. Wild Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) – Litchfield, CT – September 3, 2016
  155. Wood Duck (Aix sponsa) – White Memorial Foundation, Litchfield, CT – September 3, 2016
  156. Northern Waterthrush (Parkesia noveboracensis) – Central Park, New York, NY – September 10, 2016
  157. American Kestrel (Falco sparverius) – Lion’s Head, Salisbury, CT – September 24, 2016
  158. Northern Shoveler (Anas clypeata) – Prospect Park, Brooklyn, NY – November 5, 2016
  159. Hooded Merganser (Lophodytes cucullatus) – Prospect Park, Brooklyn, NY – November 5, 2016
  160. Winter Wren (Troglodytes hiemalis) – Prospect Park, Brooklyn, NY – November 5, 2016
  161. BLACK-BELLIED PLOVER (Pluvialis squatarola) – Jones Beach State Park (Coast Guard Station), NY – November 25, 2016
  162. Sanderling (Calidris alba) – Jones Beach State Park (Coast Guard Station), NY – November 25, 2016
  163. Dunlin (Calidris alpina) – Jones Beach State Park (Coast Guard Station), NY – November 25, 2016
  164. SHORT-BILLED DOWITCHER (Limnodromus griseus) – Jones Beach State Park (Coast Guard Station), NY – November 25, 2016
  165. Cooper’s Hawk (Accipiter cooperii) – Forest Hills, NY – December 2, 2016
  166. PINK-FOOTED GOOSE (Anser brachyrhynchus) – Arthur J. Hendrickson Park, Valley Stream, NY – December 28, 2016
  167. RED-HEADED WOODPECKER (Melanerpes erythrocephalus) – Arthur J. Hendrickson Park, Valley Stream, NY – December 28, 2016
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