For the Birds!

Tom Painting, leader of Paideia Junior High's Bird Club, "For the Birds," recently released the list of 48 species their group has spotted at the Candler Park Brook (beaver pond).

Green Heron
Canada Goose
Muscovy duck
Great Blue Heron
Turkey Vulture
Cooper's Hawk
Sharp-shinned hawk
Red-Shouldered hawk
Red-tailed hawk
Mourning dove
Yellow-billed cuckoo
Ruby-throated hummingbird
Belted kingfisher
Downy woodpecker
Red-headed woodpecker
Red-bellied woodpecker
Eastern Phoebe
Great-creasted Flycatcher
Blue Jay
Fish Crow
Barn swallow
Carolina chickadee
Tufted titmouse
White-breasted nuthatch
Brown-headed nuthatch
House Wren
Carolina Wren
Ruby-crowned kinglet
Eastern bluebird
American robin
Brown thrasher
Gray catbird
Northern Mockingbird
Cedar Waxwing
European Starling
Yellow-rumped warbler
Pine warbler
Eastern Towhee
Chipping sparrow
Swamp sparrow
Song sparrow
Northern Cardinal
Indigo Bunting
Red-winged blackbird
Common Grackle
Brewer's blackbird
American goldfinch
How many have you seen?