Lifelist Canada

My list of Canadian birds (click on the bird's name to see the pictures)                                             Lifelist home


Family Anatidae

• Canada Goose

• Mute Swan

• Trumpeter Swan

• Tundra Swan

• Wood Duck

• Gadwall

• American Wigeon

• American Black Duck

• Mallard

• Blue-winged Teal

• Northern Shoveler

• Northern Pintail

• Green-winged Teal

• Redhead

• Ring-necked Duck

• Greater Scaup

• Lesser Scaup

• King Eider

• Harlequin Duck

• White-winged Scoter

• Black Scoter

• Long-tailed Duck

• Bufflehead

• Common Goldeneye

• Barrow's Goldeneye

• Hooded Merganser

• Common Merganser

• Red-breasted Merganser

• Ruddy Duck

Family Phasianidae

• Wild Turkey

Family Gaviidae

• Red-throated Loon

• Common Loon

Family Podicipedidae

• Pied-billed Grebe

• Horned Grebe

• Red-necked Grebe

• Eared Grebe

Family Phalacrocoracidae

• Double-crested Cormorant

Family Ardeidae

• Great Blue Heron

• Great Egret

• Cattle Egret

• Green Heron

• Black-crowned Night Heron

Family Cathartidae

• Turkey Vulture

Family Pandionidae

• Osprey

Family Accipitridae

• Bald Eagle

• Northern Harrier

• Sharp-shinned Hawk

• Cooper's Hawk

• Red-shouldered Hawk

• Broad-winged Hawk

• Red-tailed Hawk

• Rough-legged Hawk

Family Rallidae

• Sora

• American Coot

Family Charadriidae

• Black-bellied Plover

• American Golden Plover

• Semipalmated Plover

• Piping Plover

• Killdeer

Family Scolopacidae

• Spotted Sandpiper

• Solitary Sandpiper

• Greater Yellowlegs

• Lesser Yellowlegs

• Ruddy Turnstone

• Sanderling

• Dunlin

• Baird's Sandpiper

• Least Sandpiper

• White-rumped Sandpiper

• Pectoral Sandpiper

• Semipalmated Sandpiper

• Short-billed Dowitcher

• Wilson's Snipe

Family Laridae

• Bonaparte's Gull

• Ring-billed Gull

• Herring Gull

• Iceland Gull

• Glaucous Gull

• Great Black-backed Gull

• Caspian Tern

• Black Tern

• Common Tern

• Forster's Tern

Family Columbidae

• Rock Pigeon

• Mourning Dove

Family Strigidae

• Great Horned Owl

• Snowy Owl

Family Caprimulgidae

• Common Nighthawk

Family Apodidae

• Chimney Swift

Family Trochilidae

• Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Family Alcedinidae

• Belted Kingfisher

Family Picidae

• Red-bellied Woodpecker

• Yellow-bellied Sapsucker

• Downy Woodpecker

• Hairy Woodpecker

• Northern Flicker

• Pileated Woodpecker

Family Falconidae

• American Kestrel

Merlin

• Peregrine Falcon

Family Tyrannidae

• Eastern Wood-Pewee

• Alder Flycatcher

• Willow Flycatcher

• Least Flycatcher

• Eastern Phoebe

• Great Crested Flycatcher

• Eastern Kingbird

Family Laniidae

• Northern Shrike

Vireos Vireonidae

• Blue-headed Vireo

• Warbling Vireo

• Philadelphia Vireo

• Red-eyed Vireo

Family Corvidae

• Blue Jay

• American Crow

• Common Raven

Family Hirundinidae

• Purple Martin

• Tree Swallow

• Northern Rough-winged Swallow

• Bank Swallow

• Cliff Swallow

• Barn Swallow

Family Paridae

• Black-capped Chickadee

Family Sittidae

• Red-breasted Nuthatch

• White-breasted Nuthatch

Family Certhiidae

• Brown Creeper

Family Troglodytidae

• House Wren

• Winter Wren

Carolina Wren

Family Polioptilidae

Blue-gray Gnatcatcher

Family Regulidae

Golden-crowned Kinglet

• Ruby-crowned Kinglet

Family Turdidae

• Eastern Bluebird

• Veery

• Gray-cheeked Thrush

• Swainson's Thrush

• Hermit Thrush

• Wood Thrush

American Robin

Family Mimidae

Gray Catbird

• Brown Thrasher

• Northern Mockingbird

Family Sturnidae

• European Starling

Family Motacillidae

American Pipit

Family Bombycillidae

• Cedar Waxwing

Family Calcariidae

• Snow Bunting

Family Parulidae

• Ovenbird

• Northern Waterthrush

• Black-and-White Warbler

• Tennessee Warbler

• Nashville Warbler

• Kentucky Warbler

• Common Yellowthroat

• American Redstart

• Cape May Warbler

• Northern Parula

• Magnolia Warbler

• Bay-breasted Warbler

• Blackburnian Warbler

• Yellow Warbler

• Chestnut-sided Warbler

• Blackpoll Warbler

• Black-throated Blue Warbler

• Palm Warbler

• Pine Warbler

• Yellow-rumped Warbler

• Black-throated Green Warbler

• Canada Warbler

• Wilson's Warbler

Family Emberizidae

• Eastern Towhee

American Tree Sparrow

Chipping Sparrow

• Field Sparrow

• Savannah Sparrow

Song Sparrow

• Lincoln's Sparrow

• Swamp Sparrow

White-throated Sparrow

• White-crowned Sparrow

• Dark-eyed Junco

Family Cardinalidae

• Scarlet Tanager

Northern Cardinal

• Rose-breasted Grosbeak

Indigo Bunting

Family Icteridae

Red-winged Blackbird

• Eastern Meadowlark

Common Grackle

• Brown-headed Cowbird

• Orchard Oriole

• Baltimore Oriole

Family Fringillidae

• House Finch

American Goldfinch

Family Passeridae

• House Sparrow