Species - Birds

If you view the long caption for each photo you can see the scientific name, date and location of the photo, and how common the bird is in metro Atlanta. Thanks to the Atlanta Audubon Society for providing the list of birds and their frequencies in the Checklist of the Birds of Atlanta. Special thanks to Jason Ward and others for pointing out various birds on Atlanta Audubon walks, and to everyone who's ever submitted a list on eBird.

All photos were taken in Metro Atlanta.

Note: What follows is not a complete list of the birds of Atlanta, merely a gallery of species I have photos of.

If you have any corrections, please send them to shawn@mapsandapps.net.

Ducks and Geese

    Grebes

    Pigeons and Doves

    Cuckoos

    Goatsuckers and Nightjars

    Swifts and Hummingbirds

    Cranes, Rails, and Coots

    Sandpipers and Allies

    Cormorants

    Herons and Egrets

    Vultures, Hawks, and Eagles

    Owls

    Kingfishers

    Woodpeckers

    Falcons

    Flycatchers

    Vireos

    Jays and Crows

    Martins and Swallows

    Chickadees and Titmice

    Nuthatches and Creepers

    Wrens

    Gnatcatchers and Kinglets

    Thrushes

    Thrashers

    Starlings

    Waxwings and Pipits

    Old World Sparrows

    Finches

    Wood Warblers

    Towhees and Sparrows

    Tanagers, Cardinals, Grosbeaks, and Buntings

    Blackbirds


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