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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 9/3-9/9 9/10-9/16 Year Total Species   (In order of AOU number)
Days of Banding  12 76  18  4  4  6  7  5 7 7  146  
Common Merganser                       Common Merganser 
Great Blue Heron                 1   1 Great Blue Heron
Green Heron        1    1          2 Green Heron
American Woodcock   2                  2 American Woodcock
Least Sandpiper   90             7 10  107 Least Sandpiper
Semipalmated Sandpiper                 1    1 Semipalmated Sandpiper
Greater Yellowlegs   1                  1 Greater Yellowlegs
Lesser Yellowlegs                       Lesser Yellowlegs
Solitary Sandpiper   14    1  1  5  1   2 2  26 Solitary Sandpiper
Spotted Sandpiper   11    2    1  1     1  16 Spotted Sandpiper
Northern Bobwhite   5  1  1              7 Northern Bobwhite
Mourning Dove  2 18  4    1  1  5  3 2 3  39 Mourning Dove
Turkey Vulture                       Turkey Vulture
Sharp-shinned Hawk   1                  1 Sharp-shinned Hawk
Cooper’s Hawk                2      2 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     2 2  9 Belted Kingfisher
Hairy Woodpecker   5  1    1      1 1 1  10 Hairy Woodpecker
Downy Woodpecker   1  10  1    1  1   2    16 Downy Woodpecker
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker                       Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
Pileated Woodpecker                       Pileated Woodpecker
Red-bellied Woodpecker   5  4  4    1    3 1 2  20 Red-bellied Woodpecker
Yellow-shafted Flicker   7  2        2   1    12 Yellow-shafted Flicker
“intergrade” Flicker                       “intergrade” Flicker
Ruby-throated Hummingbird   36  7  5  5  2  11  29 41 46  182 Ruby-throated Hummingbird
Eastern Kingbird   6    2              8 Eastern Kingbird
Great-crested Flycatcher   3  2  3    1  10   2    21 Great-crested Flycatcher
Eastern Phoebe   18  1  1  1    1        22 Eastern Phoebe
Eastern Wood-pewee   6  6  2  3  5  5  5 5 1  38 Eastern Wood-pewee
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher        1      1  1 4    7 Yellow-bellied Flycatcher
Acadian Flycatcher   4  5  3    4  1  2 3 1  23 Acadian Flycatcher
Willow Flycatcher                       Willow Flycatcher
“Traills” Flycatcher   9  4  1  4  21  50  14 14 10  127 “Traills” Flycatcher
Least Flycatcher   2          1  2 2    7 Least Flycatcher
Blue Jay   27  4  3 4  7  2   1 3  51 Blue Jay
European Starling                       European Starling
Bobolink                   3  3 Bobolink
Brown-headed Cowbird  5 86  15  74  38  18  20  12 16 7  291 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    1        21 Baltimore Oriole
Rusty Blackbird                       Rusty Blackbird
Common Grackle   3  4           1    8 Common Grackle
Purple Finch   3                  3 Purple Finch
House Finch  36 63  9  12  1  3    3 3   130 House Finch
American Goldfinch  39 487  2      3  3  3 4 8 549 American Goldfinch
Pine Siskin                       Pine Siskin
Vesper Sparrow                       Vesper Sparrow
Savannah Sparrow   5                  5 Savannah Sparrow
Grasshopper Sparrow   4        1    1 1    7 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  1  2 6 4  42 Chipping Sparrow
Clay-colored Sparrow                        Clay-colored Sparrow
Field Sparrow  1 60  10  12  11  12  7  9 13 6 141 Field Sparrow
Slate-colored Junco  5 24                 29 Slate-colored Junco
Song Sparrow  8 74      1    2       85 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  6  2 2    63 Eastern Towhee
Northern Cardinal  3 91  36  22  5  7  8  4 2 3  186 Northern Cardinal
Rose-breasted Grosbeak   1             1 2  4 Rose-breasted Grosbeak
Blue Grosbeak   14  2  3  2  2  6  5 10 1  45 Blue Grosbeak
Indigo Bunting   73  9  8  9  10  24  8 11 8  160 Indigo Bunting
Painted  Bunting                       Painted Bunting
Scarlet Tanager   4      1  1       2  8 Scarlet Tanager
Summer Tanager                   1  1 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       1  173 Tree Swallow
Bank Swallow                       Bank Swallow
N. Rough-winged Swallow   3  1  6  5  8    4 1 34  62 N. Rough-winged Swallow
Cedar Waxwing   18  13          1   1  33 Cedar Waxwing
Red-eyed Vireo   16  1  1  3  4  7  2 13 17  64 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  1  1      14 White-eyed Vireo
Black-and-white Warbler   30      1  7  4  6 16 11  75 Black-and-white Warbler
Prothonotary Warbler            1    1      2 Prothonotary Warbler
Worm-eating Warbler   3  3  1    2          9 Worm-eating Warbler
Blue-winged Warbler   3        1  2  1   1  8 Blue-winged Warbler
Brewster’s Warbler                 1    1 Brewster’s Warbler
Lawrence’s Warbler                       Lawrence’s Warbler
Nashville Warbler                 2    2 Nashville Warbler
Orange-crowned Warbler                       Orange-crowned Warbler
Tennessee Warbler                 1 1  2 Tennessee Warbler
Northern Parula   18             1 5  24 Northern Parula
Cape May Warbler   1             3 4  8 Cape May Warbler
Yellow Warbler   17  3  3  6  4  1        34 Yellow Warbler
Black-throated Blue Warbler   17            1 3 3  24 Black-throated Blue Warbler
Yellow-rumped “Myrtle” Warbler   195                 195 Yellow-rumped “Myrtle” Warbler
Magnolia Warbler   14          5  3 24 28  74 Magnolia Warbler
Chestnut-sided Warbler   1          7  1 2 2  13 Chestnut-sided Warbler
Bay-breasted Warbler                 1 1  2 Bay-breasted Warbler
Blackpoll Warbler   9               1  10 Blackpoll Warbler
Blackburnian Warbler                 1    1 Blackburnian Warbler
Black-throated Green Warbler                 3 1  4 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  17  7 20 20  121 Ovenbird
Northern Waterthrush   38    1  4  5  7  4 7 10  76 Northern Waterthrush
Louisiana Waterthrush                       Louisiana Waterthrush
Kentucky Warbler   3             1    4 Kentucky Warbler
Connecticut Warbler                 1 3  4 Connecticut Warbler
Mourning Warbler   3  2        1   3 1  10 Mourning Warbler
Common Yellowthroat   455  127  20  26  24  29  41 83 89  894 Common Yellowthroat
Yellow-breasted Chat   20  18  2  1  5  2  2 5 1 56 Yellow-breasted Chat
Hooded Warbler              1  1   2  4 Hooded Warbler
Wilson’s Warbler   5             1    6 Wilson’s Warbler
Canada Warbler   8        6  7  4 5 2  32 Canada Warbler
American Redstart    33    2  5  17  23  12 20 27  139 American Redstart
House Sparrow      2  2              4 House Sparrow
Northern Mockingbird   3  4        7  7 2 2  25 Northern Mockingbird
Gray Catbird   350  105  42  33  33  29  14 26 44  676 Gray Catbird
Brown Thrasher  1 24  33  7  1  4  1 3 6 81 Brown Thrasher
Carolina Wren   14  48  12  3  13  7  3 8 6  114 Carolina Wren
House Wren   20    6  1  3  1   1 8  40 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  1        28 Tufted Titmouse
Carolina Chickadee 4 28  8      1     1   42 Carolina Chickadee
Golden-crowned Kinglet   14                  14 Golden-crowned Kinglet
Ruby-crowned Kinglet   16                  16 Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher   7    1  1      1     10 Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
Wood Thrush   31  52  19  8  9  9  9 12 15  164 Wood Thrush
Veery   22          1  4 10 7  44 Veery
Gray-cheeked Thrush   10               1  11 Gray-cheeked Thrush
Bicknell’s Thrush   3                  3 Bicknell’s Thrush
Gray-cheeked/ Bicknell’s Thrush   2               1  3 Gray-cheeked/ Bicknell’s Thrush
Swainson’s Thrush   26             2 3  31 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  343  242 450 486 7,643
Total Species/ forms=121