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 November 2018 is 343. Status information updated in October 2018.
Recent additions: Neotropic Cormorant, May 27, 2016, Blackbellied WhistlingDuck, August 17, 2016, Longtailed Jaeger, September 9, 2018
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 (2)
Gulls (19)
Terns (7)

Loons (3)
Suliforms (3)
Pelicans (2)
Herons (12)
Vultures (1)
Diurnal Birds of Prey (12)
Owls (7)
Kingfishers (1)
Woodpeckers (6)
Falcons (3)
Parrots (1)
Flycatchers (14)
Shrikes (2)
Vireos (7)
Corvids (3)
Larks (1)
Swallows (7)
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)
Sparrows (24)
Chats (1)
Icterids (11)
Warblers (38)
Cardinalids (8)
Total: 343 speciesHypotheticals
Exotics

Compiled by Geoffrey Williamson, John Purcell, and Robert Hughes
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