List of the More Common Migrants
Abundance status of these species is either "Uncommon" or "Rare" according to the 2002-2003 Vertebrate Inventory.
Hit the name to see photos, hear song recordings, and get information about that species.
"Uncommon" species are likely to be seen monthly in appropriate season and habitat and may even be locally common.
"Rare" species are usually seen only a few times each year.
For definitions of all the residency categories or abundance categories see definitions.
List of Species
Eared Grebe (Podiceps nigricollis) - Uncommon
Did You Know?
Over 200 different species of birds can be found at Whitman Mission National Historic Site. A large proportion of these are migratory and wintering birds indicating the importance of the 139-acre parcel as a stop over for those species. More...