Washington Signature
[ Search and Navigation ]   [ View Full Site ]

Chester River

Field Research Station

2015 Banding Data

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


Species, ordered by AOU# Winter 3/1-3/7 3/8-3/14 3/15-3/21 3/22-3/28 Year Total Species   (In order of AOU number)
Days of Banding  13  3  5  5    26  
Common Merganser             Common Merganser 
Green Heron             Green Heron
American Woodcock             American Woodcock
Least Sandpiper             Least Sandpiper
Semipalmated Sandpiper             Semipalmated Sandpiper
Greater Yellowlegs             Greater Yellowlegs
Lesser Yellowlegs             Lesser Yellowlegs
Solitary Sandpiper             Solitary Sandpiper
Spotted Sandpiper             Spotted Sandpiper
Northern Bobwhite        1    1 Northern Bobwhite
Mourning Dove      5  3    8 Mourning Dove
Turkey Vulture             Turkey Vulture
Sharp-shinned Hawk             Sharp-shinned Hawk
Cooper’s Hawk             Cooper’s Hawk
Osprey             Osprey
Red-tailed Hawk             Red-tailed Hawk
Barred Owl             Barred Owl
N. Saw-whet Owl             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 Belted Kingfisher
Hairy Woodpecker             Hairy Woodpecker
Downy Woodpecker             Downy Woodpecker
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker             Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
Pileated Woodpecker             Pileated Woodpecker
Red-bellied Woodpecker  2    1      3 Red-bellied Woodpecker
Yellow-shafted Flicker             Yellow-shafted Flicker
“intergrade” Flicker             “intergrade” Flicker
Ruby-throated Hummingbird             Ruby-throated Hummingbird
Eastern Kingbird             Eastern Kingbird
Great-crested Flycatcher             Great-crested Flycatcher
Eastern Phoebe      1      1 Eastern Phoebe
Eastern Wood-pewee             Eastern Wood-pewee
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher             Yellow-bellied Flycatcher
Acadian Flycatcher             Acadian Flycatcher
Willow Flycatcher             Willow Flycatcher
“Traills” Flycatcher             “Traills” Flycatcher
Least Flycatcher             Least Flycatcher
Blue Jay  4    5  2    11 Blue Jay
European Starling             European Starling
Bobolink             Bobolink
Brown-headed Cowbird  4    7  7    18 Brown-headed Cowbird
Red-winged Blackbird  48  54  139  54   295 Red-winged Blackbird
Orchard Oriole             Orchard Oriole
Baltimore Oriole             Baltimore Oriole
Common Grackle  1  6  13  4    24 Common Grackle
Purple Finch  1          1 Purple Finch
House Finch  20  5  10  9   44 House Finch
American Goldfinch  9  13  45  102    169 American Goldfinch
Pine Siskin             Pine Siskin
Vesper Sparrow             Vesper Sparrow
Savannah Sparrow        1    1 Savannah Sparrow
Grasshopper Sparrow             Grasshopper Sparrow
Eastern White-crowned Sparrow  37      1    38 Eastern White-crowned Sparrow
Gambel’s White-crowned Sparrow              Gambel’s White-crowned Sparrow
White-throated Sparrow  14  4  3  28    49 White-throated Sparrow
American Tree Sparrow      1      1 American Tree Sparrow
Chipping Sparrow             Chipping Sparrow
Clay-colored Sparrow              Clay-colored Sparrow
Field Sparrow  2  1    4    7 Field Sparrow
Slate-colored Junco  6    11  7    24 Slate-colored Junco
Song Sparrow  7  2  11  26    46 Song Sparrow
Lincoln’s Sparrow             Lincoln’s Sparrow
Swamp Sparrow  4          4 Swamp Sparrow
Fox Sparrow      1  8    9 Fox Sparrow
Eastern Towhee    1  1      2 Eastern Towhee
Northern Cardinal  2  4  2  9    17 Northern Cardinal
Rose-breasted Grosbeak             Rose-breasted Grosbeak
Blue Grosbeak             Blue Grosbeak
Indigo Bunting             Indigo Bunting
Painted  Bunting             Painted Bunting
Scarlet Tanager             Scarlet Tanager
Summer Tanager             Summer Tanager
Purple Martin             Purple Martin
Cliff Swallow             Cliff Swallow
Barn Swallow             Barn Swallow
Tree Swallow             Tree Swallow
Bank Swallow             Bank Swallow
N. Rough-winged Swallow             N. Rough-winged Swallow
Cedar Waxwing    6  5      11 Cedar Waxwing
Red-eyed Vireo             Red-eyed Vireo
Philadelphia Vireo             Philadelphia Vireo
Warbling Vireo             Warbling Vireo
Yellow-throated Vireo             Yellow-throated Vireo
Blue-headed Vireo             Blue-headed Vireo
White-eyed Vireo             White-eyed Vireo
Black-and-white Warbler             Black-and-white Warbler
Prothonotary Warbler             Prothonotary Warbler
Worm-eating Warbler             Worm-eating Warbler
Blue-winged Warbler             Blue-winged Warbler
Brewster’s Warbler             Brewster’s Warbler
Nashville Warbler             Nashville Warbler
Orange-crowned Warbler             Orange-crowned Warbler
Tennessee Warbler             Tennessee Warbler
Northern Parula             Northern Parula
Cape May Warbler             Cape May Warbler
Yellow Warbler             Yellow Warbler
Black-throated Blue Warbler             Black-throated Blue Warbler
Yellow-rumped “Myrtle” Warbler             Yellow-rumped “Myrtle” Warbler
Magnolia Warbler             Magnolia Warbler
Chestnut-sided Warbler             Chestnut-sided Warbler
Bay-breasted Warbler             Bay-breasted Warbler
Blackpoll Warbler             Blackpoll Warbler
Blackburnian Warbler             Blackburnian Warbler
Black-throated Green Warbler             Black-throated Green Warbler
Pine Warbler             Pine Warbler
“Western” Palm Warbler             “Western” Palm Warbler
“Yellow” Palm Warbler             “Yellow” Palm Warbler
Prairie Warbler             Prairie Warbler
Ovenbird             Ovenbird
Northern Waterthrush             Northern Waterthrush
Louisiana Waterthrush             Louisiana Waterthrush
Kentucky Warbler             Kentucky Warbler
Connecticut Warbler             Connecticut Warbler
Mourning Warbler             Mourning Warbler
Common Yellowthroat             Common Yellowthroat
Yellow-breasted Chat             Yellow-breasted Chat
Hooded Warbler             Hooded Warbler
Wilson’s Warbler             Wilson’s Warbler
Canada Warbler             Canada Warbler
American Redstart              American Redstart
House Sparrow             House Sparrow
Northern Mockingbird    1        1 Northern Mockingbird
Gray Catbird             Gray Catbird
Brown Thrasher             Brown Thrasher
Carolina Wren        2    2 Carolina Wren
House Wren             House Wren
Winter Wren             Winter Wren
Marsh Wren             Marsh Wren
Brown Creeper             Brown Creeper
White-breasted Nuthatch        1    1 White-breasted Nuthatch
Red-breasted Nuthatch             Red-breasted Nuthatch
Tufted Titmouse  5      1    6 Tufted Titmouse
Carolina Chickadee  5    2      7 Carolina Chickadee
Golden-crowned Kinglet             Golden-crowned Kinglet
Ruby-crowned Kinglet             Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher             Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
Wood Thrush             Wood Thrush
Veery             Veery
Gray-cheeked Thrush             Gray-cheeked Thrush
Bicknell’s Thrush             Bicknell’s Thrush
Gray-cheeked/ Bicknell’s Thrush             Gray-cheeked/ Bicknell’s Thrush
Swainson’s Thrush             Swainson’s Thrush
Hermit Thrush
   2        2 Hermit Thrush
American Robin    7  8  1    16 American Robin
Black-backed Robin             Black-backed Robin
Eastern Bluebird             Eastern Bluebird
Weekly Totals  169  108  271  272    820
Total Species/ forms=31