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TFS Bird Guide

Use this guide to learn about the birds seen at and around TFS. Status and abundance of bird species seen within 20 km of TFS are based on daily naturalist observations and weekly point-count surveys during the breeding season. The bird-sighting graphs show (a) the length of the stay for species regularly seen at TFS, (b) the spring arrival and fall departure dates for species migrating past TFS and (c) the sporadic occurrences of species occasionally encountered at TFS.

Crane
Sandhill Crane
 
Duck
American Wigeon
Canvasback
Greater Scaup
Green-winged Teal
Harlequin Duck
Long-tailed Duck
Mallard
Northern Pintail
Northern Shoveler
Red-breasted Merganser
Surf Scoter
White-winged Scoter
 
Eagle
Golden Eagle
 
Falcon
Gyrfalcon
Merlin
Peregrine Falcon
 
Finch
Common Redpoll
Hoary Redpoll
 
Flycatcher
Alder Flycatcher
 
Goose
Canada Goose
Greater White-fronted Goose
Snow Goose
Grebe
Horned Grebe
Red-necked Grebe
 
Gull
Glaucous Gull
Mew Gull
 
Hawk
Northern Harrier
Rough-legged Hawk
 
Jaeger
Long-tailed Jaeger
Parasitic Jaeger
 
Jay
Gray Jay
 
Lark
Horned Lark
 
Loon
Common Loon
Red-throated Loon
Yellow-billed Loon
 
Owl
Short-eared Owl
Snowy Owl
 
Phalarope
Red-necked Phalarope
 
Pipit
American Pipit
Plover
American Golden Plover
Black-bellied Plover
Semipalmated Plover
 
Ptarmigan
Rock Ptarmigan
Willow Ptarmigan
 
Raven
Common Raven
 
Sandpiper
Baird's Sandpiper
Least Sandpiper
Lesser Yellowlegs
Long-billed Dowitcher
Ruddy Turnstone
Semipalmated Sandpiper
Spotted Sandpiper
Wandering Tattler
Western Sandpiper
Whimbrel
Wilson's Snipe
 
Shrike
Northern Shrike
 
Sparrow
American Tree Sparrow
Dark-eyed Junco
Fox Sparrow
Golden-crowned Sparrow
Lapland Longspur
Rusty Blackbird
Savannah Sparrow
Smith's Longspur
Snow Bunting
White-crowned Sparrow
Swallow
Bank Swallow
Cliff Swallow
 
Swan
Tundra Swan
 
Tern
Arctic Tern
 
Thrush
American Robin
Bluethroat
Mountain Bluebird
Northern Wheatear
 
Wagtail
Eastern Yellow Wagtail
 
Warbler
Orange-crowned Warbler
Wilson's Warbler
Yellow Warbler

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Environmental Data Center Team. Year of data retrieval. Toolik bird monitoring program. Toolik Field Station, Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK 99775. http://toolik.alaska.edu/edc/biotic_monitoring/index.php

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