Mark Dennis: Cape Sable Island Year List for 2017 ABA Record(s) 1 to 213 of 213 total. Seq. Species Scientific Name Date Location Comments 1 Snow Goose Chen caerulescens 2 Brant Branta bernicla 3 Canada Goose Branta canadensis 4 Wood Duck Aix sponsa 5 Gadwall Anas strepera 6 American Wigeon Anas americana 7 American Black Duck Anas rubripes 8 Mallard Anas platyrhynchos 9 Blue-winged Teal Anas discors 10 Northern Pintail Anas acuta 11 Green-winged Teal Anas crecca 12 Ring-necked Duck Aythya collaris 13 Greater Scaup Aythya marila 14 Lesser Scaup Aythya affinis 15 Common Eider Somateria mollissima 16 Harlequin Duck Histrionicus histrionicus 17 Surf Scoter Melanitta perspicillata 18 White-winged Scoter Melanitta fusca 19 Black Scoter Melanitta nigra 20 Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis 21 Bufflehead Bucephala albeola 22 Common Goldeneye Bucephala clangula 23 Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus 24 Common Merganser Mergus merganser 25 Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator 26 Ring-necked Pheasant Phasianus colchicus 27 Ruffed Grouse Bonasa umbellus 28 Common Loon Gavia immer 29 Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus 30 Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena 31 Great Shearwater Puffinus gravis 32 Sooty Shearwater Puffinus griseus 33 Manx Shearwater Puffinus puffinus 34 Wilson's Storm-Petrel Oceanites oceanicus 35 Leach's Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma leucorhoa 36 Northern Gannet Morus bassanus 37 Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus 38 Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo 39 Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias 40 Great Egret Ardea alba 41 Snowy Egret Egretta thula 42 Little Blue Heron Egretta caerulea 43 Tricolored Heron Egretta tricolor 44 Green Heron Butorides virescens 45 Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax 46 Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura 47 Osprey Pandion haliaetus 48 Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus 49 Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus 50 Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus 51 Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii 52 Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus 53 Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis 54 Rough-legged Hawk Buteo lagopus 55 American Kestrel Falco sparverius 56 Merlin Falco columbarius 57 Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus 58 Sandhill Crane Grus canadensis 59 Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola 60 American Golden-Plover Pluvialis dominica 61 Semipalmated Plover Charadrius semipalmatus 62 Piping Plover Charadrius melodus 63 Killdeer Charadrius vociferus 64 American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus 65 Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius 66 Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria 67 Greater Yellowlegs Tringa melanoleuca 68 Willet Tringa semipalmata 69 Lesser Yellowlegs Tringa flavipes 70 Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus 71 Hudsonian Godwit Limosa haemastica 72 Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres 73 Red Knot Calidris canutus 74 Sanderling Calidris alba 75 Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla 76 Least Sandpiper Calidris minutilla 77 White-rumped Sandpiper Calidris fuscicollis 78 Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos 79 Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima 80 Dunlin Calidris alpina 81 Buff-breasted Sandpiper Calidris subruficollis 82 Short-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus griseus 83 Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus 84 American Woodcock Scolopax minor 85 Red Phalarope Phalaropus fulicarius 86 Black-legged Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla 87 Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia 88 Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus 02/01/2017 CSI 89 Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla 90 Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis 91 Herring Gull Larus argentatus 92 Thayer's Gull Larus thayeri 93 Iceland Gull Larus glaucoides 94 Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus 95 Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus 96 Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus 97 Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii 98 Common Tern Sterna hirundo 99 Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea 100 Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri 101 Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus 102 Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus 103 Dovekie Alle alle 104 Common Murre Uria aalge 105 Thick-billed Murre Uria lomvia 106 Razorbill Alca torda 107 Black Guillemot Cepphus grylle 108 Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica 109 Rock Pigeon Columba livia 110 Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura 111 Black-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus erythropthalmus 112 Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus 113 Snowy Owl Bubo scandiacus 114 Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus 115 Northern Saw-whet Owl Aegolius acadicus 116 Common Nighthawk Chordeiles minor 117 Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica 118 Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris 119 Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon 120 Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus 121 Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens 122 Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus 123 Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus 124 Olive-sided Flycatcher Contopus cooperi 125 Eastern Wood-Pewee Contopus virens 126 Yellow-bellied Flycatcher Empidonax flaviventris 127 Alder Flycatcher Empidonax alnorum 128 Least Flycatcher Empidonax minimus 129 Eastern Kingbird Tyrannus tyrannus 130 Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius 131 Red-eyed Vireo Vireo olivaceus 132 Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata 133 American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos 134 Common Raven Corvus corax 135 Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris 136 Purple Martin Progne subis 137 Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor 138 Bank Swallow Riparia riparia 139 Cliff Swallow Petrochelidon pyrrhonota 140 Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica 141 Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus 142 Boreal Chickadee Poecile hudsonicus 143 Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis 144 White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis 145 Brown Creeper Certhia americana 146 House Wren Troglodytes aedon 147 Winter Wren Troglodytes hiemalis 148 Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa 149 Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula 150 Veery Catharus fuscescens 151 Gray-cheeked Thrush Catharus minimus 152 Swainson's Thrush Catharus ustulatus 153 Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus 154 American Robin Turdus migratorius 155 Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis 156 Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos 157 Brown Thrasher Toxostoma rufum 158 European Starling Sturnus vulgaris 159 American Pipit Anthus rubescens 160 Bohemian Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus 161 Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum 162 Snow Bunting Plectrophenax nivalis 163 Tennessee Warbler Oreothlypis peregrina 164 Orange-crowned Warbler Oreothlypis celata 165 Nashville Warbler Oreothlypis ruficapilla 166 Northern Parula Parula americana 167 Yellow Warbler Dendroica petechia 168 Chestnut-sided Warbler Dendroica pensylvanica 169 Magnolia Warbler Dendroica magnolia 170 Cape May Warbler Dendroica tigrina 171 Black-throated Blue Warbler Dendroica caerulescens 172 Yellow-rumped Warbler Dendroica coronata 173 Black-throated Green Warbler Dendroica virens 174 Blackburnian Warbler Dendroica fusca 175 Yellow-throated Warbler Dendroica dominica 176 Palm Warbler Dendroica palmarum 177 Bay-breasted Warbler Dendroica castanea 178 Blackpoll Warbler Dendroica striata 179 Black-and-white Warbler Mniotilta varia 180 American Redstart Setophaga ruticilla 181 Ovenbird Seiurus aurocapilla 182 Northern Waterthrush Parkesia noveboracensis 183 Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas 184 Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus 185 American Tree Sparrow Spizelloides arborea 186 Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina 187 Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla 188 Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis 189 Nelson's Sparrow Ammodramus nelsoni 190 Fox Sparrow Passerella iliaca 191 Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia 192 Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii 193 Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana 194 White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis 195 White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys 196 Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis 197 Scarlet Tanager Piranga olivacea 198 Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis 199 Rose-breasted Grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus 200 Blue Grosbeak Passerina caerulea 201 Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea 202 Bobolink Dolichonyx oryzivorus 203 Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus 204 Eastern Meadowlark Sturnella magna 205 Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula 206 Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater 207 Orchard Oriole Icterus spurius 208 Baltimore Oriole Icterus galbula 209 Purple Finch Carpodacus purpureus 210 Pine Siskin Spinus pinus 211 American Goldfinch Spinus tristis 212 Evening Grosbeak Coccothraustes vespertinus 213 House Sparrow Passer domesticus