Alberta List

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Common Name Scientific Name Location State/Prov Country Date
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons Twp Rd 480 & Hwy 833 AB CA 2005/05/02
Snow Goose Chen caerulescens Twp Rd 480 & Hwy 833 AB CA 2005/05/02
Ross’s Goose Chen rossii Twp Rd 480 & Hwy 833 AB CA 2005/05/02
Cackling Goose Branta hutchinsii Twp Rd 480 & Hwy 833 AB CA 2005/05/02
Canada Goose Branta canadensis Red Deer–Slacks Slough AB CA 2004/05/07
Trumpeter Swan Cygnus buccinator Keg River AB CA 2005/06/01
Tundra Swan Cygnus columbianus Wabamun Lake AB CA 2004/11/12
Wood Duck Aix sponsa Inglewood Bird Sanctuary, Calgary AB CA 2004/08/29
Gadwall Anas strepera Red Deer–Slacks Slough AB CA 2004/05/07
American Wigeon Anas americana Delburne Road & 40th Ave, Red Deer AB CA 2004/05/10
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos Red Deer–Slacks Slough AB CA 2004/05/07
Blue-winged Teal Anas discors Delburne Road & 40th Ave, Red Deer AB CA 2004/05/10
Cinnamon Teal Anas cyanoptera Red Deer–Slacks Slough AB CA 2004/05/07
Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata Red Deer–Slacks Slough AB CA 2004/05/07
Northern Pintail Anas acuta Delburne Road & 40th Ave, Red Deer AB CA 2004/05/10
Green-winged Teal Anas crecca Hwy 2A & Rge. Rd 271 AB CA 2004/05/13
Canvasback Aythya valisineria Red Deer–Slacks Slough AB CA 2004/05/07
Redhead Aythya americana Red Deer–Slacks Slough AB CA 2004/05/07
Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris Brooks AB CA 2005/04/30
Greater Scaup Aythya marila Brooks AB CA 2005/04/30
Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis Red Deer–Slacks Slough AB CA 2004/05/07
Surf Scoter Melanitta perspicillata Gull Lake AB CA 2005/05/09
White-winged Scoter Melanitta fusca Inglewood Bird Sanctuary, Calgary AB CA 2004/08/29
Bufflehead Bucephala albeola Hwy 2A & Rge. Rd 271 AB CA 2004/05/12
Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula Hwy 54 & Rng Rd 20 AB CA 2004/05/16
Barrow’s Goldeneye Bucephala islandica Cottonwood Slough, Jasper National Park AB CA 2007/04/21
Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus Davey Lake AB CA 2005/10/08
Common Merganser Mergus merganser Hwy 54 & Rng Rd 20 AB CA 2004/05/16
Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator Sir Winston Churchill Provincial Park AB CA 2005/09/11
Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis Red Deer–Slacks Slough AB CA 2004/05/07
Ring-necked Pheasant Phasianus colchicus Dinosaur Provincial Park AB CA 2005/04/29
Gray Partridge Perdix perdix Davey Lake AB CA 2005/10/08
Ruffed Grouse Bonasa umbellus Twp Rd 354 & Rge Rd 43 AB CA 2004/06/26
Spruce Grouse Falcipennis canadensis ABMI Site 1135 AB CA 2007/05/11
Common Loon Gavia immer McKenzie Trails, Red Deer AB CA 2004/06/12
Yellow-billed Loon Gavia adamsii Dickson Dam AB CA 2004/12/13
Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps Lac La Biche Mission AB CA 2004/06/19
Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus Hwy 2A & Rge. Rd 271 AB CA 2004/05/14
Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena Dickson Dam AB CA 2004/05/16
Eared Grebe Podiceps nigricollis Red Deer–Slacks Slough AB CA 2004/05/07
Western Grebe Aechmophorus occidentalis Dinosaur Provincial Park AB CA 2005/05/01
Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus Lac La Biche Mission AB CA 2004/06/18
American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos McKenzie Trails, Red Deer AB CA 2004/06/12
American Bittern Botaurus lentiginosus Lac La Biche Mission AB CA 2004/06/18
Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias Lac La Biche Mission AB CA 2004/06/18
Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax Red Deer–Slacks Slough AB CA 2006/08/24
White-faced Ibis Plegadis chihi Eagle Lake AB CA 2008/08/10
Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura Seven Persons Coulee, Medicine Hat AB CA 2007/06/07
Osprey Pandion haliaetus McKenzie Trails, Red Deer AB CA 2004/06/12
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos Hay Meadow, Kananaskis AB CA 2004/10/09
Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus South Shore, Beaverhill Lake AB CA 2004/06/20
Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus Brooks AB CA 2005/04/30
Cooper’s Hawk Accipiter cooperii Emily Murphy Park, Edmonton AB CA 2011/07/24
Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis Whitemud Ravine, Edmonton AB CA 2005/03/19
Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus Sir Winston Churchill Provincial Park AB CA 2004/06/19
Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus Assumption AB CA 2005/06/04
Swainson’s Hawk Buteo swainsoni Delburne Road & 40th Ave, Red Deer AB CA 2004/05/10
Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis Hwy 2A & Rge. Rd 271 AB CA 2004/05/12
Rough-legged Hawk Buteo lagopus Hwy 54 & Hwy 781 AB CA 2004/12/27
Ferruginous Hawk Buteo regalis Tilley B Resevoir AB CA 2006/04/29
Yellow Rail Coturnicops noveboracensis Twp Rd 354 & Rge Rd 43 AB CA 2004/06/26
Sora Porzana carolina Cooty Pond, Slack Slough, Red Deer AB CA 2004/08/23
American Coot Fulica americana Red Deer–Slacks Slough AB CA 2004/05/07
Sandhill Crane Grus canadensis Hastings Lake AB CA 2005/05/02
Black-necked Stilt Himantopus mexicanus Brooks AB CA 2005/04/30
American Avocet Recurvirostra americana Red Deer–Slacks Slough AB CA 2004/05/07
Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola Twp Rd 260 & Rng Rd 270 AB CA 2007/05/17
Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus Red Deer–Slacks Slough AB CA 2004/05/07
Piping Plover Charadrius melodus Keho Lake AB CA 2009/06/03
Killdeer Charadrius vociferus Red Deer–Slacks Slough AB CA 2004/05/07
Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius Hwy 2A & Rge. Rd 271 AB CA 2004/05/19
Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria Twp Rd 400 & Rge Rd 272 AB CA 2004/07/07
Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca Burbank Park, Blackfalds AB CA 2006/08/29
Willet Tringa semipalmata Delburne Road & 40th Ave, Red Deer AB CA 2004/05/10
Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes Red Deer–Slacks Slough AB CA 2004/05/07
Upland Sandpiper Bartramia longicauda CACD Demo Farm AB CA 2009/05/21
Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus Brooks AB CA 2005/04/30
Hudsonian Godwit Limosa haemastica Twp Rd 260 & Rng Rd 270 AB CA 2007/05/17
Marbled Godwit Limosa fedoa Aspen Beach Provincial Park AB CA 2004/06/25
Stilt Sandpiper Calidris himantopus Red Deer–Slacks Slough AB CA 2005/05/11
Baird’s Sandpiper Calidris bairdii Red Deer–Slacks Slough AB CA 2006/08/24
Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla Hwy 2A & Rge. Rd 271 AB CA 2004/08/18
Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla Red Deer–Slacks Slough AB CA 2005/05/11
Western Sandpiper Calidris mauri Red Deer–Slacks Slough AB CA 2005/05/11
Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus Hwy 2A & Rge. Rd 271 AB CA 2004/05/21
Wilson’s Snipe Gallinago delicata Delburne Road & 40th Ave, Red Deer AB CA 2004/05/10
Wilson’s Phalarope Phalaropus tricolor Cooty Pond, Slack Slough, Red Deer AB CA 2004/05/22
Bonaparte’s Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia Hutch Lake AB CA 2005/08/14
Franklin’s Gull Leucophaeus pipixcan Red Deer–Slacks Slough AB CA 2004/05/07
Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis Red Deer–Slacks Slough AB CA 2004/05/07
California Gull Larus californicus Delburne Road & 40th Ave, Red Deer AB CA 2004/05/10
Herring Gull Larus argentatus Tucker Lake AB CA 2005/07/16
Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia Keho Lake AB CA 2009/06/03
Black Tern Chlidonias niger Cooty Pond, Slack Slough, Red Deer AB CA 2004/05/22
Common Tern Sterna hirundo Tucker Lake AB CA 2005/07/16
Forster’s Tern Sterna forsteri Aspen Beach Provincial Park AB CA 2004/06/25
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia Red Deer–Slacks Slough AB CA 2004/05/07
Eurasian Collared-Dove Streptopelia decaocto Oriole Park, Red Deer AB CA 2004/12/27
Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura Dinosaur Provincial Park AB CA 2005/04/29
Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus Winterburn, Edmonton AB CA 2004/12/19
Snowy Owl Bubo scandiacus Twp Rd 584 & Rge Rd 251 AB CA 2005/01/15
Northern Hawk Owl Surnia ulula Raven AB CA 2005/01/03
Northern Pygmy-Owl Glaucidium gnoma Assumption AB CA 2005/06/19
Burrowing Owl Athene cunicularia Twin River Rangeland Provincial Natural Area AB CA 2007/06/08
Barred Owl Strix varia Whitemud Ravine, Edmonton AB CA 2005/04/25
Great Gray Owl Strix nebulosa Opal AB CA 2005/01/15
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus South Shore, Beaverhill Lake AB CA 2005/12/21
Northern Saw-whet Owl Aegolius acadicus Beaverhill Natural Area AB CA 2004/10/15
Common Nighthawk Chordeiles minor Hutch Lake AB CA 2005/08/14
Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon Inglewood Bird Sanctuary, Calgary AB CA 2004/08/29
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius Twp Rd 354 & Rge Rd 43 AB CA 2004/06/26
Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens J. J. Collett Natural Area AB CA 2004/08/11
Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus Hay Meadow, Kananaskis AB CA 2004/10/09
American Three-toed Woodpecker Picoides dorsalis William Hawrelak Park, Edmonton AB CA 2004/11/15
Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus Lacombe Research Centre AB CA 2004/05/31
Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus Oriole Park, Red Deer AB CA 2004/08/14
American Kestrel Falco sparverius Dinosaur Provincial Park AB CA 2004/07/04
Merlin Falco columbarius University of Alberta, Edmonton AB CA 2005/04/10
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus Highland Green, Red Deer AB CA 2004/07/21
Prairie Falcon Falco mexicanus Dry Island Buffalo Jump Provincial Park AB CA 2004/07/11
Olive-sided Flycatcher Contopus cooperi Keg River AB CA 2005/05/25
Western Wood-Pewee Contopus sordidulus Twp Rd 400 & Rge Rd 272 AB CA 2004/06/16
Alder Flycatcher Empidonax alnorum Lacombe Lake AB CA 2004/06/22
Least Flycatcher Empidonax minimus J. J. Collett Natural Area AB CA 2004/07/14
Eastern Phoebe Sayornis phoebe McKenzie Trails, Red Deer AB CA 2004/06/12
Say’s Phoebe Sayornis saya Windy Point, Abraham Lake AB CA 2005/09/05
Great Crested Flycatcher Myiarchus crinitus Pine Lake AB CA 2005/06/29
Western Kingbird Tyrannus verticalis Box Spring Rd AB CA 2007/06/07
Eastern Kingbird Tyrannus tyrannus Aspen Beach Provincial Park AB CA 2004/06/25
Loggerhead Shrike Lanius ludovicianus Box Spring Rd AB CA 2007/06/07
Northern Shrike Lanius excubitor Braithwaite Natural Area AB CA 2005/01/02
Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius km 45, Chinchaga Forestry Road AB CA 2005/05/18
Warbling Vireo Vireo gilvus km 45, Chinchaga Forestry Road AB CA 2005/05/19
Philadelphia Vireo Vireo philadelphicus The Hill, km 60, Chinchaga Forestry Road AB CA 2006/07/04
Red-eyed Vireo Vireo olivaceus Lake Land Provincial Park AB CA 2004/06/20
Gray Jay Perisoreus canadensis Raven AB CA 2005/01/03
Steller’s Jay Cyanocitta stelleri Jasper Townsite, Jasper National Park AB CA 2008/04/27
Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata Lacombe Research Centre AB CA 2004/05/26
Black-billed Magpie Pica hudsonia Delburne Road & 40th Ave, Red Deer AB CA 2004/05/10
Clark’s Nutcracker Nucifraga columbiana Windy Point, Abraham Lake AB CA 2005/09/05
American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos Delburne Road & 40th Ave, Red Deer AB CA 2004/05/10
Common Raven Corvus corax Hwy 54 & Rng Rd 20 AB CA 2004/05/16
Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris Twp Rd 160 & Hwy 884 AB CA 2004/07/04
Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis Burbank Park, Blackfalds AB CA 2004/06/28
Purple Martin Progne subis Ellis Bird Farm AB CA 2004/07/30
Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor Red Deer–Slacks Slough AB CA 2004/05/07
Violet-green Swallow Tachycineta thalassina Writing-on-Stone Provincial Park AB CA 2007/06/08
Bank Swallow Riparia riparia Delburne Road & 40th Ave, Red Deer AB CA 2004/05/13
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica Lacombe Research Centre AB CA 2004/05/24
Cliff Swallow Petrochelidon pyrrhonota McKenzie Trails, Red Deer AB CA 2004/06/12
Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus Gaetz Lake Bird Sanctuary, Red Deer AB CA 2004/05/15
Mountain Chickadee Poecile gambeli Kootenay Plains Ecological Reserve AB CA 2005/09/05
Boreal Chickadee Poecile hudsonicus Lake Land Provincial Park AB CA 2004/06/20
Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis Hwy 54 & Rng Rd 20 AB CA 2004/05/16
White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis Emily Murphy Park, Edmonton AB CA 2004/10/07
Brown Creeper Certhia americana Sir Winston Churchill Provincial Park AB CA 2005/09/11
Rock Wren Salpinctes obsoletus Writing-on-Stone Provincial Park AB CA 2007/06/08
House Wren Troglodytes aedon Dinosaur Provincial Park AB CA 2004/07/04
Winter Wren Troglodytes hiemalis Sir Winston Churchill Provincial Park AB CA 2004/06/19
Marsh Wren Cistothorus palustris Twp Rd 400 & Rge Rd 272 AB CA 2004/06/16
American Dipper Cinclus mexicanus Hay Meadow, Kananaskis AB CA 2004/10/09
Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa The Hill, km 60, Chinchaga Forestry Road AB CA 2006/05/22
Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula J. J. Collett Natural Area AB CA 2004/05/30
Mountain Bluebird Sialia currucoides Tofield AB CA 2005/04/16
Townsend’s Solitaire Myadestes townsendi University of Alberta, Edmonton AB CA 2010/01/12
Veery Catharus fuscescens Keg River AB CA 2005/05/25
Swainson’s Thrush Catharus ustulatus Sir Winston Churchill Provincial Park AB CA 2004/06/19
Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus William Hawrelak Park, Edmonton AB CA 2004/10/23
American Robin Turdus migratorius Hwy 2A & Rge. Rd 271 AB CA 2004/05/19
Varied Thrush Ixoreus naevius Whistlers, Jasper National Park AB CA 2007/04/22
Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis Dinosaur Provincial Park AB CA 2004/07/04
Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum Medicine Hat–Police Point Park AB CA 2007/05/20
European Starling Sturnus vulgaris Hwy 2A & Rge. Rd 271 AB CA 2004/05/19
Sprague’s Pipit Anthus spragueii Writing-on-Stone Provincial Park AB CA 2007/06/08
Bohemian Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus Whitemud Ravine, Edmonton AB CA 2004/12/11
Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum Lacombe Research Centre AB CA 2004/05/26
Lapland Longspur Calcarius lapponicus Near Grand Rapids, Athabasca River AB CA 2006/09/12
Chestnut-collared Longspur Calcarius ornatus Brooks AB CA 2005/04/30
McCown’s Longspur Rhynchophanes mccownii Twp Rd 160 & Hwy 884 AB CA 2004/07/04
Snow Bunting Plectrophenax nivalis Markerville AB CA 2004/12/13
Ovenbird Seiurus aurocapilla Lake Land Provincial Park AB CA 2004/06/20
Northern Waterthrush Parkesia noveboracensis km 45, Chinchaga Forestry Road AB CA 2005/05/18
Black-and-white Warbler Mniotilta varia Keg River AB CA 2005/05/25
Tennessee Warbler Oreothlypis peregrina Lake Land Provincial Park AB CA 2004/06/20
Orange-crowned Warbler Oreothlypis celata Dinosaur Provincial Park AB CA 2006/04/29
Connecticut Warbler Oporornis agilis Lake Land Provincial Park AB CA 2004/06/20
Mourning Warbler Geothlypis philadelphia Keg River AB CA 2005/06/15
Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas South Shore, Beaverhill Lake AB CA 2004/06/20
American Redstart Setophaga ruticilla Keg River AB CA 2005/06/01
Cape May Warbler Setophaga tigrina House River & Hwy 63 AB CA 2007/05/28
Magnolia Warbler Setophaga magnolia Assumption AB CA 2005/06/04
Bay-breasted Warbler Setophaga castanea Slipper, km 60, Chinchaga Forestry Road AB CA 2006/05/28
Yellow Warbler Setophaga petechia Oriole Park, Red Deer AB CA 2004/05/24
Blackpoll Warbler Setophaga striata Cooking Lake Blackfoot Provincial Recreation Area AB CA 2012/05/20
Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata Twp Rd 354 & Rge Rd 43 AB CA 2004/06/26
Black-throated Green Warbler Setophaga virens Slipper, km 60, Chinchaga Forestry Road AB CA 2006/05/17
Canada Warbler Cardellina canadensis Keg River AB CA 2005/06/15
Wilson’s Warbler Cardellina pusilla Inglewood Bird Sanctuary, Calgary AB CA 2004/08/29
Yellow-breasted Chat Icteria virens Medicine Hat–Police Point Park AB CA 2010/07/01
Grasshopper Sparrow Ammodramus savannarum Twp Rd 104 & Rng Rd 160 AB CA 2009/05/19
American Tree Sparrow Spizelloides arborea William Hawrelak Park, Edmonton AB CA 2005/04/09
Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina Dickson Dam AB CA 2004/05/16
Clay-colored Sparrow Spizella pallida J. J. Collett Natural Area AB CA 2004/05/30
Brewer’s Sparrow Spizella breweri Kitsim Reservoir AB CA 2007/05/18
Lark Sparrow Chondestes grammacus Twp Rd 104 & Rng Rd 160 AB CA 2009/05/19
Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis J. J. Collett Natural Area AB CA 2004/05/30
White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys Lacombe Research Centre AB CA 2004/05/19
White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis Gaetz Lake Bird Sanctuary, Red Deer AB CA 2004/05/15
Vesper Sparrow Pooecetes gramineus South Shore, Beaverhill Lake AB CA 2004/06/20
Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis Delburne Road & 40th Ave, Red Deer AB CA 2004/05/13
Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia Delburne Road & 40th Ave, Red Deer AB CA 2004/05/10
Lincoln’s Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii km 45, Chinchaga Forestry Road AB CA 2005/05/19
Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana Powerline, km 60, Chinchaga Forestry Road AB CA 2006/07/02
Spotted Towhee Pipilo maculatus Medicine Hat–Police Point Park AB CA 2007/05/20
Western Tanager Piranga ludoviciana Assumption AB CA 2005/05/28
Rose-breasted Grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus J. J. Collett Natural Area AB CA 2004/05/30
Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus Red Deer–Slacks Slough AB CA 2004/05/07
Western Meadowlark Sturnella neglecta Inter-Lake, Brooks AB CA 2004/07/03
Yellow-headed Blackbird Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus Red Deer–Slacks Slough AB CA 2004/05/07
Rusty Blackbird Euphagus carolinus Dickson Dam AB CA 2004/11/14
Brewer’s Blackbird Euphagus cyanocephalus Hwy 2A & Rge. Rd 271 AB CA 2004/05/18
Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula Tofield AB CA 2005/04/16
Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater Oriole Park, Red Deer AB CA 2004/05/24
Bullock’s Oriole Icterus bullockii Hwy 501 & Rng Rd 263 AB CA 2009/06/14
Baltimore Oriole Icterus galbula Davey Lake AB CA 2007/05/26
Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch Leucosticte tephrocotis Whistlers, Jasper National Park AB CA 2007/04/22
Pine Grosbeak Pinicola enucleator William Hawrelak Park, Edmonton AB CA 2004/12/05
House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus Sunnybrook, Red Deer AB CA 2004/08/23
Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus Twp Rd 354 & Rge Rd 43 AB CA 2004/06/26
White-winged Crossbill Loxia leucoptera The Hill, km 60, Chinchaga Forestry Road AB CA 2006/05/22
Common Redpoll Acanthis flammea Wabamun Lake AB CA 2004/11/12
Pine Siskin Spinus pinus Gaetz Lake Bird Sanctuary, Red Deer AB CA 2004/06/12
American Goldfinch Spinus tristis Gaetz Lake Bird Sanctuary, Red Deer AB CA 2004/06/12
Evening Grosbeak Coccothraustes vespertinus Meanook Biological Research Station AB CA 2007/05/02
House Sparrow Passer domesticus Lacombe Research Centre AB CA 2004/05/26