Backyard Bird List

We playfully call this our cats’ life list!  We’ve been privileged to see all the following birds from our suburban Orlando backyard. Scroll down further for additional birds seen in the neighborhood.

[m] Found during migration only
[s] Summer visitor
[w] Winter visitor

  1. American Crow
  2. American Goldfinch [w]
  3. American Redstart [m]
  4. American Robin [w]
  5. Bald Eagle
  6. Black Vulture
  7. Black-and-white Warbler
  8. Blue Jay
  9. Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
  10. Boat-tailed Grackle
  11. Brown Thrasher
  12. Brown-headed Cowbird
  13. Cape May Warbler [m]
  14. Carolina Wren [s]
  15. Cattle Egret
  16. Cedar Waxwing [w]
  17. Chipping Sparrow [w]
  18. Common Grackle
  19. Common Ground-Dove
  20. Common Nighthawk [s]
  21. Common Yellowthroat
  22. Cooper’s Hawk
  23. Downy Woodpecker
  24. Eastern Bluebird
  25. Eastern Phoebe [w]
  26. Gray Catbird [w]
  27. Great Crested Flycatcher
  28. Great Blue Heron
  29. Great Egret
  30. House Finch
  31. House Sparrow
  32. House Wren [w]
  33. Indigo Bunting [m]
  34. Little Blue Heron
  35. Loggerhead Shrike
  36. Mallard
  37. Mourning Dove
  38. Nanday Parakeet
  39. Northern Bobwhite
  40. Northern Cardinal
  41. Northern Mockingbird
  42. Northern Parula
  43. Orange-crowned Warbler [w]
  44. Orchard Oriole [m]
  45. Osprey
  46. Painted Bunting [w]
  47. Palm Warbler [w]
  48. Pine Warbler
  49. Prairie Warbler [w]
  50. Purple Martin [s]
  51. Red-bellied Woodpecker
  52. Red-shouldered Hawk
  53. Red-winged Blackbird
  54. Rock Pigeon
  55. Ruby-throated Hummingbird
  56. Sandhill Crane
  57. Savannah Sparrow [w]
  58. Snowy Egret
  59. Swallow-tailed Kite [s]
  60. Tricolored Heron
  61. Tufted Titmouse
  62. White Ibis
  63. Yellow-headed Blackbird (rare)
  64. Yellow-rumped Warbler [w]
  65. Yellow-throated Warbler [w]

Additional Birds Found in Our Neighborhood

  1. Anhinga
  2. Belted Kingfisher [w]
  3. Black-necked Stilt [s]
  4. Double-crested Cormorant
  5. Great Horned Owl
  6. Hooded Merganser [w]
  7. Lesser Scaup [w]
  8. Limpkin
  9. Pied-billed Grebe [w]
  10. Spotted Sandpiper [m]
  11. Wood Stork