Ketchikan/Birds

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Records in this checklist based initially on 2008 Ketchikan checklist produced by Steve Heinl and Andrew Piston. [1]

This checklist currently has 270 accepted species with an additional 0 considered unsubstantiated.


Species   Sp     Su     F     W     Br  
Snow Goose (edit) U - U - -
Greater White-fronted Goose (edit) C VR U - -
Brant (edit) U VR - - -
Cackling Goose (edit)  ? -  ? - -
Canada Goose (edit) C U FC FC U
Trumpeter Swan (edit) U VR U U -
Tundra Swan (edit) - - VR VR -
Wood Duck (edit) VR - VR VR -
Blue-winged Teal (edit) R - VR - -
Cinnamon Teal (edit) VR - - - -
Northern Shoveler (edit) FC VR FC VR -
Gadwall (edit) R - R U -
Eurasian Wigeon (edit) VR - - VR -
American Wigeon (edit) FC - FC R -
Mallard (edit) C U C C U
Northern Pintail (edit) FC - FC R -
Green-winged Teal (edit) FC R FC U -
Canvasback (edit) - - VR - -
Redhead (edit) VR VR VR - -
Ring-necked Duck (edit) U R U R R
Greater Scaup (edit) FC - FC U -
Lesser Scaup (edit) R - R R -
Steller's Eider (edit) + - - + -
Harlequin Duck (edit) FC U FC FC  ?
Surf Scoter (edit) C FC C C -
White-winged Scoter (edit) C U C C -
Black Scoter (edit) U VR U U -
Long-tailed Duck (edit) FC VR FC C -
Bufflehead (edit) C - C C -
Common Goldeneye (edit) FC VR FC FC -
Barrow's Goldeneye (edit) C R C C  ?
Hooded Merganser (edit) U R U U -
Common Merganser (edit) C FC C C FC
Red-breasted Merganser (edit) FC - FC FC -
Ruddy Duck (edit) - - + - -
Willow Ptarmigan (edit) FC FC FC FC FC
Rock Ptarmigan (edit) U U U U U
Sooty Grouse (edit) FC FC FC FC FC
Pied-billed Grebe (edit) VR VR R R VR
Horned Grebe (edit) U - U U -
Red-necked Grebe (edit) FC VR FC U -
Western Grebe (edit) U VR U FC -
Rock Pigeon (edit) C C C C C
Band-tailed Pigeon (edit) U U R - U
Eurasian Collared-Dove (edit)  ?  ?  ?  ?  ?
Mourning Dove (edit) VR VR R - -
Common Nighthawk (edit) - - VR - -
Black Swift (edit) - VR - - -
Vaux's Swift (edit) U U U - U
Anna's Hummingbird (edit) VR VR R VR -
Rufous Hummingbird (edit) FC FC U - FC
Virginia Rail (edit) - - + - -
American Coot (edit) R - R R -
Sandhill Crane (edit) R R R -  ?
Black Oystercatcher (edit) R - R - -
Black-bellied Plover (edit) FC - R VR -
European Golden-Plover (edit) - - - + -
American Golden-Plover (edit) - - + - -
Pacific Golden-Plover (edit) R - R - -
Killdeer (edit) R R R R R
Semipalmated Plover (edit) FC U FC - -
Upland Sandpiper (edit) - - VR - -
Whimbrel (edit) U - R - -
Marbled Godwit (edit) R - + - -
Ruddy Turnstone (edit) R - R - -
Black Turnstone (edit) C U C C -
Red Knot (edit) R - VR - -
Surfbird (edit) FC R FC U -
Ruff (edit) + - - - -
Stilt Sandpiper (edit) - - VR - -
Sanderling (edit) U - U VR -
Dunlin (edit) C - R U -
Rock Sandpiper (edit) U - U FC -
Baird's Sandpiper (edit) - - R - -
Least Sandpiper (edit) FC U FC - -
Buff-breasted Sandpiper (edit) - - VR - -
Pectoral Sandpiper (edit) U - U - -
Semipalmated Sandpiper (edit) R VR R - -
Western Sandpiper (edit) C U FC - -
Short-billed Dowitcher (edit) FC - R - -
Long-billed Dowitcher (edit) U - R - -
Wilson's Snipe (edit) FC - FC R -
Spotted Sandpiper (edit) FC FC FC - FC
Solitary Sandpiper (edit) - VR R -  ?
Wandering Tattler (edit) U U U - -
Lesser Yellowlegs (edit) R - U - -
Greater Yellowlegs (edit) FC U U - U
Red-necked Phalarope (edit) C FC C - -
Red Phalarope (edit) - - VR VR -
Pomarine Jaeger (edit) VR VR VR - -
Parasitic Jaeger (edit) R R R - -
Long-tailed Jaeger (edit) - - VR - -
Common Murre (edit) C R C C -
Black Guillemot (edit) - - - + -
Pigeon Guillemot (edit) FC FC FC R U
Marbled Murrelet (edit) C C C C C
Ancient Murrelet (edit) VR R R VR -
Cassin's Auklet (edit) - - VR VR -
Rhinoceros Auklet (edit) U U U VR -
Black-legged Kittiwake (edit) FC R FC VR -
Sabine's Gull (edit) VR - VR - -
Bonaparte's Gull (edit) C U C R -
Little Gull (edit) + - - - -
Franklin's Gull (edit) - VR R - -
Black-tailed Gull (edit) - VR VR - -
Heermann's Gull (edit) - - VR - -
Mew Gull (edit) C U C C R
Ring-billed Gull (edit) R R U VR -
Western Gull (edit) VR - R VR -
California Gull (edit) U U C VR -
Herring Gull (edit) C U C R -
Iceland Gull (edit) C - C FC -
Slaty-backed Gull (edit) VR - VR VR -
Glaucous-winged Gull (edit) C R C C -
Glaucous Gull (edit) R VR R R -
Caspian Tern (edit) VR VR VR - -
Arctic Tern (edit) VR - VR - -
Red-throated Loon (edit) FC FC FC R FC
Pacific Loon (edit) FC U FC C -
Common Loon (edit) U U U U U
Yellow-billed Loon (edit) R VR R R -
Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel (edit) VR VR R - -
Leach's Storm-Petrel (edit) - - VR - -
Northern Fulmar (edit) - - - VR -
Sooty Shearwater (edit) - - VR - -
Brandt's Cormorant (edit) R - R U -
Pelagic Cormorant (edit) FC R FC FC -
Double-crested Cormorant (edit) FC VR FC FC -
American White Pelican (edit) - + - - -
Brown Pelican (edit) + - + - -
Great Blue Heron (edit) U U U U R
Cattle Egret (edit) - - VR - -
Turkey Vulture (edit) + - - - -
Osprey (edit) U R U - -
Northern Harrier (edit) U - U - -
Sharp-shinned Hawk (edit) U R U R R
Northern Goshawk (edit) R R R R R
Bald Eagle (edit) C C C C C
Red-tailed Hawk (edit) U R U VR R
Rough-legged Hawk (edit) - - VR - -
Western Screech-Owl (edit) R R R R R
Great Horned Owl (edit) R R R R -
Snowy Owl (edit) - - VR - -
Northern Hawk Owl (edit) - - + - -
Northern Pygmy-Owl (edit) R VR R R -
Barred Owl (edit) U U U U R
Short-eared Owl (edit) VR - VR VR -
Boreal Owl (edit) VR - - VR -
Northern Saw-whet Owl (edit) U U U U R
Belted Kingfisher (edit) U U U U U
Red-breasted Sapsucker (edit) FC FC FC U FC
American Three-toed Woodpecker (edit) R R R R R
Black-backed Woodpecker (edit) - - VR - -
Downy Woodpecker (edit) R - R R -
Hairy Woodpecker (edit) FC FC FC U FC
Northern Flicker (edit) U U U U U
American Kestrel (edit) VR - VR + -
Merlin (edit) U R U R R
Peregrine Falcon (edit) R VR R VR -
Tropical Kingbird (edit) - - VR - -
Western Kingbird (edit) - - + - -
Eastern Kingbird (edit) - VR - - -
Olive-sided Flycatcher (edit) U R - R
Western Wood-Pewee (edit) R - R - -
Alder Flycatcher (edit) - R R - -
Willow Flycatcher (edit) - + - - -
Least Flycatcher (edit) - VR - - -
Hammond's Flycatcher (edit) VR - VR - -
Pacific-slope Flycatcher (edit) FC C FC - C
Say's Phoebe (edit) - VR - - -
Northern Shrike (edit) R - R R -
Warbling Vireo (edit) R R R - R
Red-eyed Vireo (edit) - + + - -
Steller's Jay (edit) C C C C C
Clark's Nutcracker (edit) VR - VR VR -
Black-billed Magpie (edit) R - R R -
American Crow (edit) C C C C C
Common Raven (edit) C C C C C
Horned Lark (edit) VR - VR - -
Bank Swallow (edit) VR - VR - -
Tree Swallow (edit) FC FC U - FC
Violet-green Swallow (edit) U U U - U
Northern Rough-winged Swallow (edit) R R R - R
Barn Swallow (edit) FC FC FC - -
Cliff Swallow (edit) VR VR VR - -
Chestnut-backed Chickadee (edit) C C C C C
Red-breasted Nuthatch (edit) VR VR R VR -
Brown Creeper (edit) U U U U U
Pacific Wren (edit) C C C C C
American Dipper (edit) FC FC FC FC FC
Golden-crowned Kinglet (edit) C C C C C
Ruby-crowned Kinglet (edit) FC FC FC VR C
Mountain Bluebird (edit) VR - - + -
Townsend's Solitaire (edit) R - R + -
Gray-cheeked Thrush (edit) - VR - - -
Swainson's Thrush (edit) U C FC - C
Hermit Thrush (edit) C C FC VR C
American Robin (edit) C C C R C
Varied Thrush (edit) C C C FC C
Gray Catbird (edit) - + - - -
Brown Thrasher (edit) - + - - -
Northern Mockingbird (edit) + - - + -
European Starling (edit) U U U U U
Bohemian Waxwing (edit) - - U U -
Cedar Waxwing (edit) VR U U VR U
House Sparrow (edit) R R R R Y
Eastern Yellow Wagtail (edit) - - + - -
White Wagtail (edit) - - + - -
Red-throated Pipit (edit) - - + - -
American Pipit (edit) FC FC FC VR FC
Brambling (edit) - - + + -
Evening Grosbeak (edit) - - VR VR -
Pine Grosbeak (edit) U U U U U
Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch (edit) - + VR VR -
House Finch (edit) VR VR + - -
Purple Finch (edit) VR - VR VR -
Cassin's Finch (edit) - -  ?  ? -
Common Redpoll (edit) - - R R -
Red Crossbill (edit) FC FC FC FC FC
White-winged Crossbill (edit) R R R R -
Pine Siskin (edit) FC FC FC FC FC
American Goldfinch (edit) - + + - -
Lapland Longspur (edit) U - U - -
Snow Bunting (edit) VR - VR VR -
Lark Sparrow (edit) - - + - -
Chipping Sparrow (edit) - - VR VR -
Clay-colored Sparrow (edit) - - + - -
Brewer's Sparrow (edit) - - + - -
Fox Sparrow (edit) C FC C U FC
American Tree Sparrow (edit) - - R R -
Dark-eyed Junco (edit) FC FC FC FC FC
White-crowned Sparrow (edit) U - U R -
Golden-crowned Sparrow (edit) C VR FC R -
Harris's Sparrow (edit) VR - VR - -
White-throated Sparrow (edit) VR - R R -
Savannah Sparrow (edit) C R C VR R
Song Sparrow (edit) FC FC FC FC FC
Lincoln's Sparrow (edit) FC FC FC R FC
Swamp Sparrow (edit) VR - VR VR -
Yellow-headed Blackbird (edit) + - + - -
Bobolink (edit) + - + - -
Western Meadowlark (edit) - - VR VR -
Orchard Oriole (edit) - - + - -
Bullock's Oriole (edit) + - + - -
Red-winged Blackbird (edit) R - R - -
Brown-headed Cowbird (edit) R VR R - -
Rusty Blackbird (edit) R - R - -
Brewer's Blackbird (edit) VR - VR VR -
Common Grackle (edit) + - + - -
Northern Waterthrush (edit) - - + - -
Tennessee Warbler (edit) - - VR - -
Orange-crowned Warbler (edit) C C C - C
Nashville Warbler (edit) - - + - -
MacGillivray's Warbler (edit) R R R - R
Common Yellowthroat (edit) U U U - U
American Redstart (edit) - - + - -
Magnolia Warbler (edit) - - + - -
Yellow Warbler (edit) FC R C -  ?
Chestnut-sided Warbler (edit) - + - - -
Palm Warbler (edit) - - VR + -
Yellow-rumped Warbler (edit) U U U VR U
Prairie Warbler (edit) - - + - -
Black-throated Gray Warbler (edit) - - + - -
Townsend's Warbler (edit) FC C FC - C
Wilson's Warbler (edit) FC FC U - FC
Western Tanager (edit) VR VR VR - -
Rose-breasted Grosbeak (edit) - - + - -
Black-headed Grosbeak (edit) - - + - -
Lazuli Bunting (edit) - + - - -