Birding Montrose Point
Birds Recorded at Montrose Point in Chicago
This is a list of the birds that have been recorded at Montrose Point in Chicago. The total as of August 22, 2016 is 341. The last species added was Blackbellied WhistlingDuck on August 17, 2016.
Status Information
R (Regular) = Species for which there are records in at least eight of the past ten years.
C (Casual) = Species for which there are accepted records in three to seven of the past ten years.
A (Accidental) = Species for which there are accepted records in no more than two of the past ten years.
Waterfowl (38)
Gallinaceous Birds (1)
Grebes (5)
Columbids (4)
Cuckoos (3)
Nightjars (2)
Swifts (1)
Hummingbirds (1)
Rails and Cranes (9)
Stilts and Avocets (2)
Plovers (6)
Sandpipers (30)
Jaegers (1)
Gulls (20)
Terns (7)

Loons (3)
Suliforms (2)
Pelicans (2)
Herons (12)
Vultures (1)
Diurnal Birds of Prey (13)
Owls (7)
Kingfishers (1)
Woodpeckers (6)
Falcons (3)
Parrots (1)
Flycatchers (14)
Shrikes (2)
Vireos (7)
Corvids (3)
Larks (1)
Swallows (6)
Parids (2)
Nuthatches (2)
Creepers (1)
Wrens (7)
Gnatcatchers (1)
Kinglets (2)
Thrushes (9)

Mimids (5)
Starlings (1)
Waxwings (1)
Old World Sparrows (2)
Pipits (1)
Finches (9)
Longspurs and Snow Bunting (3)
Warblers (39)
Sparrows (24)
Cardinalids (8)
Blackbirds (11)
Total: 341 speciesHypotheticals
Exotics

Compiled by Geoffrey Williamson, John Purcell, and Robert Hughes
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