Bird List for Better Birdwatching in
Eastern Texas-
154 species

FLYCATCHERS  
__ Eastern Wood-Pewee
__ Eastern Phoebe
__ Great-crested Flycatcher
__ Acadian Flycatcher
__ Eastern Kingbird
__ Scissor-tailed
     Flycatcher
SHRIKES
__ Loggerhead Shrike
VIREOS  
__ White-eyed Vireo
__ Yellow-throated Vireo
__ Blue-headed Vireo
__ Warbling Vireo
__ Red-eyed Vireo
JAYS, CROWS
__ Blue Jay
__ American Crow
SWALLOWS
__ Purple Martin
__ Tree Swallow
__ Northern Rough-
     winged Swallow
__ Cliff Swallow
__ Barn Swallow
CHICKADEES, TITMICE  
__ Carolina Chickadee                                                    
__ Tufted Titmouse
WRENS
__ Carolina Wren
__ House Wren
__ Marsh Wren
KINGLETS, GNATCATCHERS
__ Ruby-crowned Kinglet
__ Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
THRUSHES, BLUEBIRDS
__ Eastern Bluebird
__ Swainson's Thrush
__ Hermit Thrush
__ Wood Thrush
__ American Robin
THRASHERS, MOCKINGBIRDS  
__ Gray Catbird
__ Northern Mockingbird
__ Brown Thrasher
PIPITS
__ American Pipit
WAXWINGS  
__ Cedar Waxwing
WARBLERS  
__ Tennessee Warbler
__ Orange-crowned
     Warbler
__ Nashville Warbler
__ Northern Parula
__ Yellow Warbler
__ Yellow-rumped
     Warbler
__ Pine Warbler                                                                                               
__ Black-and-white
     Warbler
__ American Redstart
__ Ovenbird
__ Northern Waterthrush
__ Kentucky Warbler
__ Common Yellowthroat
__ Hooded Warbler
__ Wilson’s Warbler
__ Yellow-breasted Chat
TANAGERS  
__ Summer Tanager
TOWHEES, SPARROWS  
__ Eastern Towhee
__ Chipping Sparrow
__ Field Sparrow
__ Vesper Sparrow
__ Lark Sparrow
__ Savannah Sparrow
__ Song Sparrow
__ Lincoln’s Sparrow
__ Swamp Sparrow
__ White-throated Sparrow
__ White-crowned
     Sparrow
__ Dark-eyed Junco
GROSBEAKS, BUNTINGS     
__ Northern Cardinal
__ Rose-breasted Grosbeak
__ Blue Grosbeak
__ Indigo Bunting
__ Painted Bunting
BLACKBIRDS, ORIOLES  
__ Red-winged Blackbird
__ Eastern Meadowlark
__ Common Grackle
__ Great-tailed Grackle
__ Brown-headed Cowbird
__ Orchard Oriole
__ Baltimore Oriole
FINCHES
__ American Goldfinch
GREBES  
__ Eared Grebe
__ Pied-billed Grebe
PELICANS, CORMORANTS  
__ American White
     Pelican
__ Double-crested
    Cormorant
__ Neotropic Cormorant
HERONS, EGRETS  
__ Great Blue Heron
__ Great Egret
__ Snowy Egret
__ Little Blue Heron
__ Cattle Egret
__ Green Heron
__ Black-crowned
     Night-Heron
__ Yellow-crowned
     Night-Heron
IBISES, VULTURES  
__ White-faced Ibis  
__ Turkey Vulture
__ Black Vulture
WATERFOWL  
__ Canada Goose
__ Greater White-fronted
     Goose
__ Snow Goose
__ Wood Duck
__ Gadwall
__ Northern Pintail
__ American Wigeon
__ Northern Shoveler
__ Blue-winged Teal
__ Green-winged Teal
__ Ring-necked Duck
__ Lesser Scaup
HAWKS, EAGLES  
__ Bald Eagle
__ Northern Harrier
__ Mississippi Kite
__ Sharp-shinned Hawk
__ Cooper's Hawk
__ Red-shouldered Hawk
__ Broad-winged Hawk
__ Red-tailed Hawk
FALCONS  
__ American Kestrel
RAILS  
__ American Coot
__ Sora
PLOVERS
__ Semipalmated Plover
__ Killdeer
AVOCETS
__ American Avocet
SANDPIPERS
__ Greater Yellowlegs
__ Lesser Yellowlegs
__ Solitary Sandpiper
__ Willet
__ Spotted Sandpiper
__ Sanderling
__ Western Sandpiper
__ Least Sandpiper
__ Stilt Sandpiper
__ Long-billed Dowitcher
__ Wilson'sSnipe
__ Wilson’s Phalarope
GULLS, TERNS  
__ Bonaparte's Gull
__ Ring-billed Gull
__ Herring Gull
__ Black Tern
__ Forster’s Tern
DOVES, CUCKOOS
__ White-winged Dove
__ Mourning Dove
__ Yellow-billed Cuckoo
OWLS  
__ Barn Owl
__ Eastern Screech-Owl
__ Great Horned Owl
__ Barred Owl
GOATSUCKERS  
__ Common Nighthawk
__ Chuck-will’s-widow
SWIFTS, HUMMINGBIRDS  
__ Chimney Swift
__ Ruby-throated
     Hummingbird
KINGFISHERS  
__ Belted Kingfisher
WOODPECKERS  
__ Red-bellied
     Woodpecker
__ Yellow-bellied
     Sapsucker
__ Downy Woodpecker
__ Hairy Woodpecker
__ Northern Flicker