Sarah’s 2017 Year List

Life birds are in all caps.

  1. Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata) – Huntington, NY – January 1, 2017
  2. Canada Goose (Branta canadensis) – Centerport Pond (aka Tung Ting Pond), Centerport, NY – January 1, 2017
  3. Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos) – Centerport Pond (aka Tung Ting Pond), Centerport, NY – January 1, 2017
  4. Canvasback (Aythya valisineria) – Centerport Pond (aka Tung Ting Pond), Centerport, NY – January 1, 2017
  5. Redhead (Aythya americana) – Centerport Pond (aka Tung Ting Pond), Centerport, NY – January 1, 2017
  6. Ring-necked Duck (Aythya collaris) – Centerport Pond (aka Tung Ting Pond), Centerport, NY – January 1, 2017
  7. Bufflehead (Bucephala albeola) – Centerport Pond (aka Tung Ting Pond), Centerport, NY – January 1, 2017
  8. Mute Swan (Cygnus olor) – Mill Pond, Centerport, NY – January 1, 2017
  9. Gadwall (Anas strepera) – Mill Pond, Centerport, NY – January 1, 2017
  10. American Wigeon (Anas americana) – Mill Pond, Centerport, NY – January 1, 2017
  11. Hooded Merganser (Lophodytes cucullatus) – Mill Pond, Centerport, NY – January 1, 2017
  12. Ring-billed Gull (Larus delawarensis) – Mill Pond, Centerport, NY – January 1, 2017
  13. House Sparrow (Passer domesticus) – Mill Pond, Centerport, NY – January 1, 2017
  14. Brant (Branta bernicla) – Hobart Beach, Eatons Neck, NY – January 1, 2017
  15. Long-tailed Duck (Clangula hyemalis) – Hobart Beach, Eatons Neck, NY – January 1, 2017
  16. Red-breasted Merganser (Mergus serrator) – Hobart Beach, Eatons Neck, NY – January 1, 2017
  17. Sanderling (Calidris alba) – Hobart Beach, Eatons Neck, NY – January 1, 2017
  18. Herring Gull (Larus argentatus) – Hobart Beach, Eatons Neck, NY – January 1, 2017
  19. Great Black-backed Gull (Larus marinus) – Hobart Beach, Eatons Neck, NY – January 1, 2017
  20. Rock Pigeon (Columba livia) – Forest Hills, NY – January 4, 2017
  21. Mourning Dove (Zenaida macroura) – Forest Hills, NY – January 4, 2017
  22. Black-capped Chickadee (Poecile atricapillus) – Forest Hills, NY – January 4, 2017
  23. Carolina Wren (Thryothorus ludovicianus) – Forest Hills, NY – January 4, 2017
  24. Northern Mockingbird (Mimus polyglottos) – Forest Hills, NY – January 4, 2017
  25. White-throated Sparrow (Zonotrichia albicollis) – Forest Hills, NY – January 4, 2017
  26. Northern Cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis) – Huntington, NY – January 5, 2017
  27. Dark-eyed Junco (Junco hyemalis) – Forest Hills, NY – January 7, 2017
  28. Northern Pintail (Anas acuta) – Central Park (The Pond and Hallett Sanctuary), New York, NY – January 14, 2017
  29. Green-winged Teal (Anas crecca) – Central Park (The Pond and Hallett Sanctuary), New York, NY – January 14, 2017
  30. American Coot (Fulica americana) – Central Park (The Pond and Hallett Sanctuary), New York, NY – January 14, 2017
  31. White-breasted Nuthatch (Sitta carolinensis) – Central Park (The Pond and Hallett Sanctuary), New York, NY – January 14, 2017
  32. American Robin (Turdus migratorius) – Central Park (The Pond and Hallett Sanctuary), New York, NY – January 14, 2017
  33. Fox Sparrow (Passerella iliaca) – Central Park (The Pond and Hallett Sanctuary), New York, NY – January 14, 2017
  34. Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia) – Central Park (The Pond and Hallett Sanctuary), New York, NY – January 14, 2017
  35. Common Grackle (Quiscalus quiscula) – Central Park (The Pond and Hallett Sanctuary), New York, NY – January 14, 2017
  36. Red-headed Woodpecker (Melanerpes erythrocephalus) – Central Park (The Pond and Hallett Sanctuary), New York, NY – January 14, 2017
  37. Tufted Titmouse (Baeolophus bicolor) – Central Park (The Pond and Hallett Sanctuary), New York, NY – January 14, 2017
  38. European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris) – Central Park (The Pond and Hallett Sanctuary), New York, NY – January 14, 2017
  39. Cooper’s Hawk (Accipiter cooperii) – Central Park (The Ramble), New York, NY – January 14, 2017
  40. Red-bellied Woodpecker (Melanerpes carolinus) – Central Park (The Ramble), New York, NY – January 14, 2017
  41. Downy Woodpecker (Picoides pubescens) – Central Park (The Ramble), New York, NY – January 14, 2017
  42. House Finch (Haemorhous mexicanus) – Central Park (The Ramble), New York, NY – January 14, 2017
  43. American Goldfinch (Spinus tristis) – Central Park (The Ramble), New York, NY – January 4, 2017
  44. Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias) – Flushing Meadows Corona Park (Willow Lake), Queens, NY – January 16, 2017
  45. Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) – Flushing Meadows Corona Park (Willow Lake), Queens, NY – January 16, 2017
  46. Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis ) – Flushing Meadows Corona Park (Willow Lake), Queens, NY – January 16, 2017
  47. Northern Flicker (Colaptes auratus) – Flushing Meadows Corona Park (Willow Lake), Queens, NY – January 16, 2017
  48. American Tree Sparrow (Spizelloides arborea) – Flushing Meadows Corona Park (Willow Lake), Queens, NY – January 16, 2017
  49. Turkey Vulture (Cathartes aura) – Croton Point Park, Croton-on-Hudson, NY – January 29, 2017
  50. Hairy Woodpecker (Picoides villosus) – Croton Point Park, Croton-on-Hudson, NY – January 29, 2017
  51. American Kestrel (Falco sparverius) – Croton Point Park, Croton-on-Hudson, NY – January 29, 2017
  52. American Crow (Corvus brachyrhynchos) – Amherst College Wildlife Sanctuary, Amherst, MA – February 5, 2017
  53. Eastern Bluebird (Sialia sialis) – Amherst College Wildlife Sanctuary, Amherst, MA – February 5, 2017
  54. Red-breasted Nuthatch (Sitta canadensis) – Amherst, MA – February 6, 2017
  55. American Black Duck (Anas rubripes) – Pelham Bay Park, Bronx, NY – February 18, 2017
  56. Greater Scaup (Aythya marila) – Pelham Bay Park, Bronx, NY – February 18, 2017
  57. Lesser Scaup (Aythya affinis) – Pelham Bay Park, Bronx, NY – February 18, 2017
  58. Red-throated Loon (Gavia stellata) – Pelham Bay Park, Bronx, NY – February 18, 2017
  59. Pied-billed Grebe (Podilymbus podiceps) – Pelham Bay Park, Bronx, NY – February 18, 2017
  60. Horned Grebe (Podiceps auritus) – Pelham Bay Park, Bronx, NY – February 18, 2017
  61. Double-crested Cormorant (Phalacrocorax) – Pelham Bay Park, Bronx, NY – February 18, 2017
  62. Red-shouldered Hawk (Buteo lineatus) – Pelham Bay Park, Bronx, NY – February 18, 2017
  63. Great Horned Owl (Bubo virginianus) – Pelham Bay Park, Bronx, NY – February 18, 2017
  64. Yellow-bellied Sapsucker (Sphyrapicus varius) – Pelham Bay Park, Bronx, NY – February 18, 2017
  65. Brown Creeper (Certhia americana) – Pelham Bay Park, Bronx, NY – February 18, 2017
  66. Eastern Towhee (Pipilo erythrophthalmu) – Pelham Bay Park, Bronx, NY – February 18, 2017
  67. Common Loon (Gavia immer) – Jones Beach State Park (West End), Nassau County, NY – February 19, 2017
  68. Northern Harrier (Circus cyaneus) – Jones Beach State Park (West End), Nassau County, NY – February 19, 2017
  69. Dunlin (Calidris alpina ) – Jones Beach State Park (West End), Nassau County, NY – February 19, 2017
  70. Snow Bunting (Plectrophenax nivalis) – Jones Beach State Park (West End), Nassau County, NY – February 19, 2017
  71. Yellow-rumped Warbler (Setophaga coronata) – Jones Beach State Park (West End), Nassau County, NY – February 19, 2017
  72. Snow Goose (Chen caerulescens) – Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, Queens, NY – February 20, 2017
  73. Ruddy Duck (Oxyura jamaicensis) – Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, Queens, NY – February 20, 2017
  74. Barn Owl (Tyto alba) – Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, Queens, NY – February 20, 2017
  75. Red-winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus) – Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, Queens, NY – February 20, 2017
  76. Great Egret (Ardea alba) – Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress, Orlando, FL – March 3, 2017
  77. Snowy Egret (Egretta thula) – Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress, Orlando, FL – March 3, 2017
  78. Tricolored Heron (Egretta tricolor) – Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress, Orlando, FL – March 3, 2017
  79. WHITE IBIS (Eudocimus albus) – Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress, Orlando, FL – March 3, 2017
  80. Osprey (Pandion haliaetus) – Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress, Orlando, FL – March 3, 2017
  81. Blue-gray Gnatcatcher (Polioptila caerulea) – Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress, Orlando, FL – March 3, 2017
  82. Northern Shoveler (Anas clypeata) – Central Park, New York, NY – April 9, 2017
  83. Red-necked Grebe (Podiceps grisegena) – Central Park, New York, NY – April 9, 2017
  84. Eastern Phoebe (Sayornis phoebe) – Central Park, New York, NY – April 9, 2017
  85. Golden-crowned Kinglet (Regulus satrapa) – Central Park, New York, NY – April 9, 2017
  86. Louisiana Waterthrush (Parkesia motacilla) – Central Park, New York, NY – April 9, 2017
  87. Swamp Sparrow (Melospiza georgiana) – Central Park, New York, NY – April 9, 2017
  88. CATTLE EGRET (Bubulcus ibis) – New York, NY – April 16, 2016
  89. Blue-headed Vireo (Vireo solitarius) – Central Park, New York, NY – April 16, 2017
  90. Ruby-crowned Kinglet (Regulus calendula) – Central Park, New York, NY – April 16, 2017
  91. Hermit Thrush (Catharus guttatus) – Central Park, New York, NY – April 16, 2017
  92. Palm Warbler (Setophaga palmarum) – Central Park, New York, NY – April 16, 2017
  93. Brown-headed Cowbird (Molothrus ater) – Central Park, New York, NY – April 16, 2017
  94. Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus) – Van Wyck Parkway, Queens, NY – April 26, 2017
  95. Gray Catbird (Dumetella carolinensis) – Northampton, MA – May 3, 2017
  96. Common Merganser (Mergus merganser) – Mill River Path, Northampton, MA – May 7, 2017
  97. Belted Kingfisher (Megaceryle alcyon) – Mill River Path, Northampton, MA – May 7, 2017
  98. Northern Rough-winged Swallow (Stelgidopteryx serripennis) – Mill River Path, Northampton, MA – May 7, 2017
  99. House Wren (Troglodytes aedon) – Mill River Path, Northampton, MA – May 7, 2017
  100. Baltimore Oriole (Icterus galbula) – Mill River Path, Northampton, MA – May 7, 2017
  101. Yellow Warbler (Setophaga petechia) – Norwottuck Rail Trail, Northampton, MA – May 10, 2017
  102. Black-throated Blue Warbler (Setophaga caerulescens ) – Norwottuck Rail Trail, Northampton, MA – May 10, 2017
  103. Chimney Swift (Chaetura pelagica) – Norwottuck Rail Trail, Northampton, MA – May 11, 2017
  104. Warbling Vireo (Vireo gilvus) – Norwottuck Rail Trail, Northampton, MA – May 11, 2017
  105. BLACK-BILLED CUCKOO (Coccyzus erythropthalmus) – Skinner State Park, Hadley, MA – May 20, 2017
  106. Eastern Wood-Pewee (Contopus virens) – Skinner State Park, Hadley, MA – May 20, 2017
  107. Red-eyed Vireo (Vireo olivaceus) – Skinner State Park, Hadley, MA – May 20, 2017
  108. Common Raven (Corvus corax) – Skinner State Park, Hadley, MA – May 20, 2017
  109. Wood Thrush (Hylocichla mustelina) – Skinner State Park, Hadley, MA – May 20, 2017
  110. Ovenbird (Seiurus aurocapilla) – Skinner State Park, Hadley, MA – May 20, 2017
  111. Worm-eating Warbler (Helmitheros vermivorum) – Skinner State Park, Hadley, MA – May 20, 2017
  112. Black-and-white Warbler (Mniotilta varia) – Skinner State Park, Hadley, MA – May 20, 2017
  113. American Redstart (Setophaga ruticilla) – Skinner State Park, Hadley, MA – May 20, 2017
  114. Blackburnian Warbler (Setophaga fusca) – Skinner State Park, Hadley, MA – May 20, 2017
  115. Blackpoll Warbler (Setophaga striata) – Skinner State Park, Hadley, MA – May 20, 2017
  116. Black-throated Green Warbler (Setophaga virens) – Skinner State Park, Hadley, MA – May 20, 2017
  117. Chipping Sparrow (Spizella passerina) – Skinner State Park, Hadley, MA – May 20, 2017
  118. Scarlet Tanager (Piranga olivacea) – Skinner State Park, Hadley, MA – May 20, 2017
  119. Rose-breasted Grosbeak (Pheucticus ludovicianus ) – Skinner State Park, Hadley, MA – May 20, 2017
  120. Indigo Bunting (Passerina cyanea) – Skinner State Park, Hadley, MA – May 20, 2017
  121. Green Heron (Butorides virescens) – Salisbury Railroad Ramble Bike Path, Salisbury, CT – May 27, 2017
  122. Ruby-throated Hummingbird (Archilochus colubris) – Salisbury Railroad Ramble Bike Path, Salisbury, CT – May 27, 2017
  123. Eastern Kingbird (Tyrannus tyrannus) – Salisbury Railroad Ramble Bike Path, Salisbury, CT – May 27, 2017
  124. Tree Swallow (Tachycineta bicolor) – Salisbury Railroad Ramble Bike Path, Salisbury, CT – May 27, 2017
  125. Veery (Catharus fuscescens) – Salisbury Railroad Ramble Bike Path, Salisbury, CT – May 27, 2017
  126. Cedar Waxwing (Bombycilla cedrorum) – Salisbury Railroad Ramble Bike Path, Salisbury, CT – May 27, 2017
  127. Pileated Woodpecker (Dryocopus pileatus) – Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary, Easthampton, MA – June 9, 2017
  128. Barn Swallow (Hirundo rustica) – Hawley Bog, Hawley, MA – July 16, 2017
  129. Common Yellowthroat (Geothlypis trichas) – Hawley Bog, Hawley, MA – July 16, 2017
  130. PURPLE FINCH (Haemorhous purpureus ) – Hawley Bog, Hawley, MA – July 16, 2017
  131. American Oystercatcher (Haematopus palliatus) – Nickerson Beach, Lido Beach, NY – July 22, 2017
  132. Laughing Gull (Leucophaeus atricill) – Nickerson Beach, Lido Beach, NY – July 22, 2017
  133. Common Tern (Sterna hirundo) – Nickerson Beach, Lido Beach, NY – July 22, 2017
  134. Black Skimmer (Rynchops niger) – Nickerson Beach, Lido Beach, NY – July 22, 2017
  135. Semipalmated Plover (Charadrius semipalmatus) – Lido Beach Passive Nature Area, Lido Beach, NY – July 22, 2017
  136. Least Sandpiper (Calidris minutilla) – Lido Beach Passive Nature Area, Lido Beach, NY – July 22, 2017
  137. Least Tern (Sternula antillarum) – Lido Beach Passive Nature Area, Lido Beach, NY – July 22, 2017
  138. Boat-tailed Grackle (Quiscalus major) – Lido Beach Passive Nature Area, Lido Beach, NY – July 22, 2017
  139. Yellow-crowned Night-Heron (Nyctanassa violacea) – Oceanside Marine Nature Study Area, Oceanside, NY – July 22, 2017
  140. Spotted Sandpiper (Actitis macularius) – Oceanside Marine Nature Study Area, Oceanside, NY – July 22, 2017
  141. Greater Yellowlegs (Tringa melanoleuca) – Oceanside Marine Nature Study Area, Oceanside, NY – July 22, 2017
  142. Willet (Tringa semipalmata) – Oceanside Marine Nature Study Area, Oceanside, NY – July 22, 2017
  143. LESSER YELLOWLEGS (Tringa flavipes) – Oceanside Marine Nature Study Area, Oceanside, NY – July 22, 2017
  144. Forster’s Tern (Sterna forsteri) – Oceanside Marine Nature Study Area, Oceanside, NY – July 22, 2017
  145. Fish Crow (Corvus ossifragus) – Mill River Path, Northampton, MA – July 30, 2017
  146. Wood Duck (Aix sponsa) – Fitzgerald Lake Conservation Area, Northampton, MA – August 4, 2017
  147. Little Blue Heron (Egretta caerulea) – Fitzgerald Lake Conservation Area, Northampton, MA – August 4, 2017