Birds Year List 2017 (99 Species)

All of the bird species I have seen this year, 2017. Listed most recent sightings at the top, life birds are in bold.

99. Great Blue Heron (On 16-Apr-17 at Exshaw Pond, CA-AB)

98. Osprey (On 15-Apr-17 at Mt. Norquay, CA-AB)

97. Wilson’s Snipe (On 15-Apr-17 at the Cave and Basin Marsh, CA-AB)

96. Barred Owl (On 15-Apr-17 at the Cave and Basin Marsh, CA-AB)

95. Ruby-crowned Kinglet (On 12-Apr-17 at South Canmore, CA-AB)

94. Wood Duck (On 10-Apr-17 at Canmore Boardwalk, CA-AB)

93. Cackling Goose (On 10-Apr-17 at Canmore Boardwalk, CA-AB)

92. House Finch (On 08-Apr-17 at Waterton, CA-AB)

91. American Kestrel (On 08-Apr-17 at Waterton, CA-AB)

90. Sandhill Crane (On 07-Apr-17 at Hay Barnes Trail, CA-AB)

89. Prairie Falcon (On 07-Apr-17 at Hay Barnes Trail, CA-AB)

88. Northern Harrier (On 06-Apr-17 at Pincher Creek, CA-AB)

87. Western Meadowlark (On 06-Apr-17 at High River, CA-AB)

86. Gadwall (On 06-Apr-17 at Frank Lake, CA-AB)

85. Northern Shoveler (On 06-Apr-17 at Frank Lake, CA-AB)

84. Greater Scaup (On 06-Apr-17 at Frank Lake, CA-AB)

83. Northern Pintail (On 06-Apr-17 at Frank Lake, CA-AB)

82. Red-breasted Merganser (On 06-Apr-17 at Frank Lake, CA-AB)

81. Ruddy Duck (On 06-Apr-17 at Frank Lake, CA-AB)

80. American Coot (On 06-Apr-17 at Frank Lake, CA-AB)

79. Franklin’s Gull (On 06-Apr-17 at Frank Lake, CA-AB)

78. Red-winged Blackbird (On 06-Apr-17 at Frank Lake, CA-AB)

77. Green-winged Teal (On 06-Apr-17 at Calgary – Hwy 22X CA-AB)

76. American Tree Sparrow (On 03-Apr-17 at Canmore Railroad CA-AB)

75. Eastern Pheobe (On 02-Apr-17 at Canmore Boardwalk CA-AB)

74. Mountain Bluebird (On 02-Apr-17 at Seebe Dam, CA-AB)

73. Ring-billed Gull (On 01-Apr-17 at Pearce Estate Park, CA-AB)

72. California Gull (On 01-Apr-17 at Pearce Estate Park, CA-AB)

71. Herring Gull (On 01-Apr-17 at Pearce Estate Park, CA-AB)

70. Glaucous Gull (On 01-Apr-17 at Pearce Estate Park, CA-AB)

69. Tree Swallow (On 01-Apr-17 at Calgary – Hwy 8, CA-AB)

68. Tundra Swan (On 01-Apr-17 at Jumping Pound Pond, CA-AB)

67. Red Crossbill (On 28-Mar-17 at Canmore Boardwalk, CA-AB)

66. Golden Eagle (On 25-Mar-17 at Hay Meadows, CA-AB)

65. Brewer’s Blackbird (On 24-Mar-17 at Canmore Boardwalk, CA-AB)

64. American Wigeon (On 19-Mar-17 at Seebe Dam, CA-AB)

63. Varied Thrush (On 16-Mar-17 at Canmore Boardwalk, CA-AB)

62. Killdeer (On 16-Mar-17 at Canmore Boardwalk, CA-AB)

61. Golden-crowned Kinglet (On 10-Mar-17 at Banff – Whiskey Creek, CA-AB)

60. Trumpeter Swan (On 08-Mar-17 at Bow River Lookout West of Exshaw, CA-AB)

59. Northern Pygmy-Owl (On 05-Mar-17 at Canmore – Larch, CA-AB)

58. Song Sparrow (On 25-Feb-17 at Canmore Boardwalk, CA-AB)

57. Northern Goshawk (On 25-Feb-17 at Lac Des Arcs, CA-AB)

56. Townsend’s Solitaire (On 23-Feb-17 at Vermillion Lakes, CA-AB)

55. Grey Partridge (On 12-Feb-17 at McKnight/ TWP 250 Junction, CA-AB)

54. White-crowned Sparrow (On 30-Jan-17 at Canore, The Boardwalk, CA-AB)

53. Northern Saw-whet Owl (On 21-Jan-17 at The Weaselhead, CA-AB)

52. American Robin (On 21-Jan-17 at The Weaselhead, CA-AB)

51. White-winged Crossbill (On 21-Jan-17 at The Weaselhead, CA-AB)

50. Canada Goose (On 21-Jan-17 at Carburn Park, CA-AB)

49. Canvasback (On 21-Jan-17 at Carburn Park, CA-AB)

48. Redhead (On 21-Jan-17 at Carburn Park, CA-AB)

47. Ring-necked Duck (On 21-Jan-17 at Carburn Park, CA-AB)

46. Lesser Scaup (On 21-Jan-17 at Carburn Park, CA-AB)

45.Bufflehead (On 21-Jan-17 at Carburn Park, CA-AB)

44. Barrow’s Goldeneye (On 21-Jan-17 at Carburn Park, CA-AB)

43. Hooded Merganser (On 21-Jan-17 at Carburn Park, CA-AB)

42. Pied-billed Grebe (On 21-Jan-17 at Carburn Park, CA-AB)

41. Belted Kingfisher (On 21-Jan-17 at Carburn Park, CA-AB)

40. Hairy Woodpecker (On 21-Jan-17 at Carburn Park, CA-AB)

39. Northern Shrike (On 21-Jan-17 at Carburn Park, CA-AB)

38. Eurasian Collared-Dove (On 21-Jan-17 at Twp 234, CA-AB)

37. European Starling (On 21-Jan-17 at RR 255, CA-AB)

36. Snowy Owl (On 21-Jan-17 at Hwy 566 between Hwy 9 and RR 255, CA-AB)

35. Common Redpoll (On 21-Jan-17 at Hwy 566 between Hwy 9 and RR 255, CA-AB)

34. Pine Siskin (On 21-Jan-17 at Hwy 566 between Hwy 9 and RR 255, CA-AB)

33. American Goldfinch (On 21-Jan-17 at Hwy 566 between Hwy 9 and RR 255, CA-AB)

32. Bald Eagle (On 21-Jan-17 at RR 284 Conrich to Hwy 564, CA-AB)

31. Rough-legged Hawk (On 21-Jan-17 at RR 284 Conrich to Hwy 564, CA-AB)

30. Red-tailed Hawk (On 21-Jan-17 at McKnight/Twp 250, CA-AB)

29. Great Horned Owl (On 21-Jan-17 at Hwy 1 East of Way-Station, CA-AB)

28. Pileated Woodpecker (On 17-Jan-17 at Canmore – Spurline Trail to Bridge Road, CA-AB)

27. Bohemian Waxwing (On 17-Jan-17 at Canmore – Spurline Trail to Bridge Road, CA-AB)

26. American Crow (On 14-Jan-17 at Canmore – Town, CA-AB)

25. American Three-toed Woodpecker (On 08-Jan-17 at Canmore – South Canmore, CA-AB)

24. Dark-eyed Junco (On 07-Jan-17 at Dead Man’s Flats, CA-AB)

23. Brown Creeper (On 07-Jan-17 at Dead Man’s Flats, CA-AB)

22. Grey Jay (On 07-Jan-17 at Dead Man’s Flats, CA-AB)

21. Snow Bunting (On 07-Jan-17 at Lac Des Arcs, CA-AB)

20. Evening Grosbeak (On 07-Jan-17 at Lac Des Arcs Village, CA-AB)

19. Clark’s Nutcracker (On 07-Jan-17 at Lac Des Arcs Village, CA-AB)

18. Blue Jay (On 05-Jan-17 at Canmore – Home, CA-AB)

17. White-breasted Nuthatch (On 05-Jan-17 at Canmore – Home, CA-AB)

16. Merlin (On 04-Jan-17 at Canmore- Policeman’s Creek Boardwalk Trail, CA-AB)

15. House Sparrow (On 01-Jan-17 at Canmore – South Canmore, CA-AB)

14. Common Goldeneye (On 01-Jan-17 at Canmore – South Canmore, CA-AB)

13. Pine Grosbeak (On 01-Jan-17 at Lac Des Arcs Village, CA-AB)

12. Boreal Chickadee (On 01-Jan-17 at Lac Des Arcs Village, CA-AB)

11. Downy Woodpecker (On 01-Jan-17 at Lac Des Arcs Village, CA-AB)

10. American Dipper (On 01-Jan-17 at Lac Des Arcs, CA-AB)

9. Rock Pigeon (On 01-Jan-17 at Canmore – Downtown, CA-AB)

8. Common Merganser (On 01-Jan-17 at Exshaw – Grotto Pond/ Bow River, CA-AB)

7. Mallard (On 01-Jan-17 at Canmore – Mallard Pond, CA-AB)

6. Red-breasted Nuthatch (On 01-Jan-17 at Canmore – Home, CA-AB)

5. Black-capped Chickadee (On 01-Jan-17 at Canmore – Home, CA-AB)

4. Mountain Chickadee (On 01-Jan-17 at Canmore – Home, CA-AB)

3. Common Raven (On 01-Jan-17 at Canmore – Home, CA-AB)

2. Black-billed Magpie (On 01-Jan-17 at Canmore – Home, CA-AB)

1. Northern Flicker (On 01-Jan-17 at Canmore – Home, CA-AB)