Scotts Bluff County Check List     
(S) summer    (W) winter    (M )migration     (P) permanent
(C ) common-certain to be seen in suitable habitat  
(U) uncommon-present but not certain to be seen  
(O) ocassional-seen only a few times over a 2 year period  
(R )rare-seen less often than within a 2 year period  
Occurrence Abundance  
GEESE      
Greater White Fronted M U  
Snow Goose M U  
Ross's Goose M O  
Cackling Goose W C  
Canada Goose P C  
SWAN      
Trumpeter Swan W M  R  
DUCKS      
Wood Duck S C  
Gadwall W M  C  
American Wigeon W M  C  
Mallard P C  
Blue-winged Teal S C  
Cinnamon Teal S U  
Northern Shoveler M C  
Northern Pintail M C  
Green-winged Teal W M  C  
Canvasback M U  
Redhead M C  
Ring-necked Duck W M  C  
Greater Scaup M CU  
Lesser Scaup M C  
Long-tailed Duck W R  
Bufflehead M C  
Common Goldeneye W C  
Barrow's Goldeneye W R  
Hooded Merganser W U  
Common Merganser M C  
Ruddy Duck  M U  
PHEASANT/GROUSE/QUAIL      
Ring-necked Pheasant  P C  
Sharp-tailed Grouse P R  
Wild Turkey P C  
Northern Bobwhite P U  
LOON      
 Common Loon M R  
GREBE      
 Pied-billed Grebe S C  
Eared Grebe M U  
Western Grebe M U  
Clark's Grebe   M O  
PELICAN      
American White Pelican M C  
CORMORANT      
Double-crested Cormorant S C  
WADING BIRDS      
Great Blue Heron P C  
Great Egret M O  
Snowy Egret M O  
Cattle Egret M R  
Black-crowned Night-Heron  S R  
White-faced Ibis M U  
VULTURE      
Turkey Vulture S C  
RAPTORS      
 Osprey  M U  
Bald Eagle P U  
Northern Harrier P U  
Sharp-shinned Hawk W U  
Cooper's Hawk P U  
Swainson's Hawk S C  
Red-tailed Hawk P C  
Ferruginous Hawk P U  
Rough-legged Hawk W U  
Golden Eagle P U  
FALCONS      
American Kestrel P C  
Merlin W U  
Prairie Falcon   P U  
RAIL/COOT/CRANE      
Virginia Rail S O  
Sora S O  
American Coot P C  
Sandhill Crane M U  
PLOVERS      
Black-bellied Plover M R  
Semipalmated Plover M O  
Piping Plover M R  
Killdeer S C  
SHOREBIRDS      
Black-necked Stilt S U  
American Avocet  S C  
Greater Yellowlegs M C  
Lesser Yellowlegs M C  
Solitary Sandpiper M U  
Willet M U  
Spotted Sandpiper S U  
Upland Sandpiper S U  
Long-billed Curlew S U  
Marbled Godwit M U  
Sanderling M U  
Semipalmated Sandpiper M U  
Western Sandpiper M U  
Least Sandpiper M U  
White-rumped Sandpiper M U  
Baird's Sandpiper M U  
Pectoral Sandpiper M R  
Stilt Sandpiper M R  
Short-billed Dowitcher M R  
Long-billed Dowitcher M U  
Wilson's Snipe M U  
Wilson's Phalarope M C  
Red-necked Phalarope M R  
     
     
GULLS      
Franklin's Gull M U  
Bonaparte's Gull M U  
Ring-billed Gull P C  
California Gull M O  
Herring Gull M U  
TERNS      
Forster's Tern M U  
Black Tern M U  
PIGEONS/DOVES      
Rock Pigeon  P C  
Eurasian Collared-Dove  P C  
White-winged Dove P R  
Mourning Dove S C  
CUCKOOS      
Yellow-billed Cuckoo S R  
OWLS      
Barn Owl S O  
Eastern Screech-Owl P U  
Great Horned Owl P C  
Burrowing Owl S C  
Short-eared Owl S R  
NIGHTHAWK/POORWILL      
Common Nighthawk S C  
Common Poorwill S U  
SWIFTS      
Chimney Swift S C  
White-throated Swift S C  
HUMMINGBIRD      
Ruby-throated Hummingbird M R  
Calliope Hummingbird M O  
Broad-tailed Hummingbird M U  
 Rufous Hummingbird M U  
KINGFISHER      
Belted Kingfisher P C  
WOODPECKERS      
Red-headed Woodpecker S C  
Red-bellied Woodpecker P R  
Downy Woodpecker P C  
 Hairy Woodpecker P U  
Northern Flicker P C  
FLYCATCHERS      
Olive-sided Flycatcher M R  
Western Wood-Pewee S U  
Least Flycatcher M U  
Cordilleran Flycatcher M O  
 Say's Phoebe S C  
Cassin's Kingbird M O  
Western Kingbird S C  
 Eastern Kingbird S C  
SHRIKES      
Loggerhead Shrike S U  
 Northern Shrike  W U  
VIREO      
Plumbeous Vireo M R  
Warbling Vireo S U  
Red-eyed Vireo S U  
JAY/MAGPIE/CROW      
Blue Jay P C  
Black-billed Magpie P C  
American Crow P C  
LARK      
Horned Lark  P C  
SWALLOWS      
Tree Swallow S U  
Violet-green Swallow S U  
Northern Rough-winged Swallow S U  
Bank Swallow S U  
Cliff Swallow S C  
Barn Swallow S C  
CHICKADEE/NUTHATCH      
Black-capped Chickadee P C  
Mountain Chickadee W R  
Red-breasted Nuthatch P U  
White-breasted Nuthatch P U  
Pygmy Nuthatch P U  
CREEPER      
Brown Creeper  W O  
WREN/KINGLET      
Rock Wren S C  
House Wren S C  
Marsh Wren S U  
Ruby-crowned Kinglet  M U  
GNATCHTCHER      
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher S U  
BLUEBIRD/THRUSH      
Eastern Bluebird S U  
Mountain Bluebird S U  
Townsend's Solitaire W U  
Swainson's Thrush M C  
American Robin P C  
MOCKERS/THRASHER/STARLING    
Gray Catbird M U  
Northern Mockingbird S U  
Sage Thrasher M R  
Brown Thrasher S C  
European Starling  P C  
PIPITS/WAXWINGS      
American Pipit M U  
 Cedar Waxwing  P C  
WARBLERS      
Orange-crowned Warbler M U  
Yellow Warbler S C  
Yellow-rumped Warbler M C  
Blackpoll Warbler M O  
Black-and-white Warbler M O  
American Redstart M U  
Ovenbird M R  
Northern Waterthrush M R  
MacGillivray's Warbler M O  
Common Yellowthroat S C  
Wilson's Warbler M C  
Yellow-breasted Chat S U  
TANAGER      
Western Tanager M U  
TOWHEE/SPARROWS      
Green-tailed Towhee M R  
Spotted Towhee S C  
Cassin's Sparrow S R  
American Tree Sparrow W C  
Chipping Sparrow S C  
Clay-colored Sparrow M U  
Vesper Sparrow M U  
Lark Sparrow S C  
Lark Bunting S C  
Savannah Sparrow M O  
Grasshopper Sparrow S U  
Song Sparrow W C  
Lincoln's Sparrow M U  
White-throated Sparrow M O  
Harris's Sparrow W O  
White-crowned Sparrow W U  
Dark-eyed Junco W C  
Lapland Longspur W R  
GROSBEAKS/BUNTINGS      
Northern Cardinal P R  
Rose-breasted Grosbeak M U  
Black-headed Grosbeak S U  
Blue Grosbeak S C  
Lazuli Bunting S U  
Indigo Bunting S U  
BLACKBIRDS/GRACKLES/ORIOLES    
Dickcissel S R  
Red-winged Blackbird P C  
Western Meadowlark P C  
Yellow-headed Blackbird S C  
Brewer's Blackbird P U  
Common Grackle S C  
Great-tailed Grackle S U  
Brown-headed Cowbird S C  
Orchard Oriole S C  
Bullock's Oriole S C  
Baltimore Oriole S O  
FINCHES      
Purple Finch W R  
House Finch P C  
Red Crossbill P O  
Pine Siskin P U  
American Goldfinch P C  
House Sparrow  P C  
     
  Revised 2007