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2017 Banding Data

Click each species name to view photos of the birds banded at Foreman’s Branch.

 

 
Species, ordered by AOU# Winter Spring Summer 8/1-8/5 8/6-8/12 8/13-8/19 8/20-8/26 8/27-9/2 Year Total Species   (In order of AOU number)
Days of Banding  12 76  18  4  4  6      120  
Common Merganser                   Common Merganser 
Green Heron        1    1      2 Green Heron
American Woodcock   2              2 American Woodcock
Least Sandpiper   90              90 Least Sandpiper
Semipalmated Sandpiper                   Semipalmated Sandpiper
Greater Yellowlegs   1              1 Greater Yellowlegs
Lesser Yellowlegs                   Lesser Yellowlegs
Solitary Sandpiper   14    1  1  5      21 Solitary Sandpiper
Spotted Sandpiper   11    2    1      14 Spotted Sandpiper
Northern Bobwhite   5  1  1          7 Northern Bobwhite
Mourning Dove  2 18  4    1  1      26 Mourning Dove
Turkey Vulture                   Turkey Vulture
Sharp-shinned Hawk   1              1 Sharp-shinned Hawk
Cooper’s Hawk                   Cooper’s Hawk
Osprey      3            3 Osprey
Red-tailed Hawk                   Red-tailed Hawk
Barred Owl          1        1 Barred Owl
N. Saw-whet Owl  1                1 N. Saw-whet Owl
E. Screech-owl                   E. Screech-Owl
Yellow-billed Cuckoo                   Yellow-billed Cuckoo
Black-billed Cuckoo                   Black-billed Cuckoo
Belted Kingfisher   1      1  3      5 Belted Kingfisher
Hairy Woodpecker   5  1    1        7 Hairy Woodpecker
Downy Woodpecker   1  10  1    1      13 Downy Woodpecker
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker                   Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
Pileated Woodpecker                   Pileated Woodpecker
Red-bellied Woodpecker   5  4  4    1      14 Red-bellied Woodpecker
Yellow-shafted Flicker   7  2            9 Yellow-shafted Flicker
“intergrade” Flicker                   “intergrade” Flicker
Ruby-throated Hummingbird   36  7  5  5  2      55 Ruby-throated Hummingbird
Eastern Kingbird   6    2          8 Eastern Kingbird
Great-crested Flycatcher   3  2  3    1      9 Great-crested Flycatcher
Eastern Phoebe   18  1  1  1        21 Eastern Phoebe
Eastern Wood-pewee   6  6  2  3  5      22 Eastern Wood-pewee
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher        1          1 Yellow-bellied Flycatcher
Acadian Flycatcher   4  5  3    4      16 Acadian Flycatcher
Willow Flycatcher                   Willow Flycatcher
“Traills” Flycatcher   9  4  1  4  21      39 “Traills” Flycatcher
Least Flycatcher   2              2 Least Flycatcher
Blue Jay   27  4  3 4  7      45 Blue Jay
European Starling                   European Starling
Bobolink                   Bobolink
Brown-headed Cowbird  5 86  15  74  38  18      236 Brown-headed Cowbird
Red-winged Blackbird  33 638  12  38  9       730 Red-winged Blackbird
Orchard Oriole   21  8  1          30 Orchard Oriole
Baltimore Oriole   15  2  1  2        20 Baltimore Oriole
Rusty Blackbird                   Rusty Blackbird
Common Grackle   3  4            7 Common Grackle
Purple Finch   3              3 Purple Finch
House Finch  36 63  9  12  1  3     124 House Finch
American Goldfinch  39 487  2      3     531 American Goldfinch
Pine Siskin                   Pine Siskin
Vesper Sparrow                   Vesper Sparrow
Savannah Sparrow   5              5 Savannah Sparrow
Grasshopper Sparrow   4        1      5 Grasshopper Sparrow
Eastern White-crowned Sparrow  48 8              56 Eastern White-crowned Sparrow
Gambel’s White-crowned Sparrow                    Gambel’s White-crowned Sparrow
Lark Sparrow                   Lark Sparrow
White-throated Sparrow  18 266             284 White-throated Sparrow
American Tree Sparrow                   American Tree Sparrow
Chipping Sparrow   22      3  4      29 Chipping Sparrow
Clay-colored Sparrow                    Clay-colored Sparrow
Field Sparrow  1 60  10  12  11  12     106 Field Sparrow
Slate-colored Junco  5 24             29 Slate-colored Junco
Song Sparrow  8 74      1       83 Song Sparrow
Lincoln’s Sparrow   7              7 Lincoln’s Sparrow
Swamp Sparrow  1 155              156 Swamp Sparrow
Fox Sparrow   21             21 Fox Sparrow
Eastern Towhee  2 31  4  9  4  3      53 Eastern Towhee
Northern Cardinal  3 91  36  22  5  7      164 Northern Cardinal
Rose-breasted Grosbeak   1              1 Rose-breasted Grosbeak
Blue Grosbeak   14  2  3  2  2      23 Blue Grosbeak
Indigo Bunting   73  9  8  9  10      109 Indigo Bunting
Painted  Bunting                   Painted Bunting
Scarlet Tanager   4      1  1      6 Scarlet Tanager
Summer Tanager                   Summer Tanager
Purple Martin                   Purple Martin
Cliff Swallow                   Cliff Swallow
Barn Swallow   10  23  16  10  6      65 Barn Swallow
Tree Swallow   32  139      1      172 Tree Swallow
Bank Swallow                   Bank Swallow
N. Rough-winged Swallow   3  1  6  5  8      23 N. Rough-winged Swallow
Cedar Waxwing   18  13            31 Cedar Waxwing
Red-eyed Vireo   16  1  1  3  4      25 Red-eyed Vireo
Philadelphia Vireo                   Philadelphia Vireo
Warbling Vireo   1      2        3 Warbling Vireo
Yellow-throated Vireo                   Yellow-throated Vireo
Blue-headed Vireo   1              1 Blue-headed Vireo
White-eyed Vireo   10  1      1      12 White-eyed Vireo
Black-and-white Warbler   30      1  7      38 Black-and-white Warbler
Prothonotary Warbler            1      1 Prothonotary Warbler
Worm-eating Warbler   3  3  1    2      9 Worm-eating Warbler
Blue-winged Warbler   3        1      4 Blue-winged Warbler
Brewster’s Warbler                   Brewster’s Warbler
Lawrence’s Warbler                   Lawrence’s Warbler
Nashville Warbler                   Nashville Warbler
Orange-crowned Warbler                   Orange-crowned Warbler
Tennessee Warbler                   Tennessee Warbler
Northern Parula   18              18 Northern Parula
Cape May Warbler   1              1 Cape May Warbler
Yellow Warbler   17  3  3  6  4      33 Yellow Warbler
Black-throated Blue Warbler   17              17 Black-throated Blue Warbler
Yellow-rumped “Myrtle” Warbler   195             195 Yellow-rumped “Myrtle” Warbler
Magnolia Warbler   14              14 Magnolia Warbler
Chestnut-sided Warbler   1              1 Chestnut-sided Warbler
Bay-breasted Warbler                   Bay-breasted Warbler
Blackpoll Warbler   9              9 Blackpoll Warbler
Blackburnian Warbler                   Blackburnian Warbler
Black-throated Green Warbler                   Black-throated Green Warbler
Pine Warbler   1              1 Pine Warbler
“Western” Palm Warbler   3              3 “Western” Palm Warbler
“Yellow” Palm Warbler   18              18 “Yellow” Palm Warbler
Prairie Warbler   3              3 Prairie Warbler
Ovenbird   31  3  1  5  17      57 Ovenbird
Northern Waterthrush   38    1  4  5      48 Northern Waterthrush
Louisiana Waterthrush                   Louisiana Waterthrush
Kentucky Warbler   3              3 Kentucky Warbler
Connecticut Warbler                   Connecticut Warbler
Mourning Warbler   3  2            5 Mourning Warbler
Common Yellowthroat   455  127  20  26  24      652 Common Yellowthroat
Yellow-breasted Chat   20  18  2  1  5     46 Yellow-breasted Chat
Hooded Warbler                   Hooded Warbler
Wilson’s Warbler   5              5 Wilson’s Warbler
Canada Warbler   8        6      14 Canada Warbler
American Redstart    33    2  5  17      57 American Redstart
House Sparrow      2  2          4 House Sparrow
Northern Mockingbird   3  4            7 Northern Mockingbird
Gray Catbird   350  105  42  33  33      563 Gray Catbird
Brown Thrasher  1 24  33  7  1     67 Brown Thrasher
Carolina Wren   14  48  12  3  13      90 Carolina Wren
House Wren   20    6  1  3      30 House Wren
Winter Wren   6              6 Winter Wren
Marsh Wren                   Marsh Wren
Brown Creeper                   Brown Creeper
White-breasted Nuthatch   6  1           7 White-breasted Nuthatch
Red-breasted Nuthatch  1 2              3 Red-breasted Nuthatch
Tufted Titmouse  2 10  11  1    3      27 Tufted Titmouse
Carolina Chickadee 4 28  8      1     41 Carolina Chickadee
Golden-crowned Kinglet   14              14 Golden-crowned Kinglet
Ruby-crowned Kinglet   16              16 Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher   7      1       8 Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
Wood Thrush   31  52  19  8  9      119 Wood Thrush
Veery   22              22 Veery
Gray-cheeked Thrush   10    1          11 Gray-cheeked Thrush
Bicknell’s Thrush   3              3 Bicknell’s Thrush
Gray-cheeked/ Bicknell’s Thrush   2              2 Gray-cheeked/ Bicknell’s Thrush
Swainson’s Thrush   26              26 Swainson’s Thrush
Hermit Thrush
  31              31 Hermit Thrush
American Robin   32  35  2  2        71 American Robin
Black-backed Robin                   Black-backed Robin
Eastern Bluebird   60  52    5       112 Eastern Bluebird
Weekly Totals  210 4185  852  356  230  289     6,122
Total Species/ forms=107