Asheville, North Carolina

 

Blue Jay

Common Birds around Asheville,

North Carolina

 

You can either read down the list below or download your own list by clicking on the following link: Asheville Birdlist

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BIRDS SEEN IN OUR AREA THROUGHOUT THE YEAR

 

__ Great Blue Heron

 

__ Canada Goose

__ Wood Duck    

__ Mallard

 

__ Turkey Vulture

 

__ Cooper’s Hawk

__ Red-shouldered Hawk

__ Red-tailed Hawk

 

__ Wild Turkey

 

__ Killdeer

 

__ Rock Dove

__ Mourning Dove

 

__ Eastern Screech-Owl

__ Great Horned Owl

 

__ Red-bellied Woodpecker

__ Downy Woodpecker

__ Hairy Woodpecker

__ Northern Flicker

__ Pileated Woodpecker

 

__ Eastern Phoebe

 

__ Blue Jay

__ American Crow

 

__ Carolina Chickadee

__ Tufted Titmouse

 

__ White-breasted Nuthatch

 

__ Carolina Wren

 

__ Northern Mockingbird

__ Eastern Bluebird

__ American Robin

 

__ Cedar Waxwing

 

__ European Starling

 

__ Northern Cardinal

__ Eastern Towhee

__ Song Sparrow

 

__ Common Grackle

 

__ House Finch

__ American Goldfinch

__ House Sparrow

 

 

BIRDS SEEN ONLY DURING THE SUMMER: APRIL - SEPTEMBER

 

__ Broad-winged Hawk

 

__ Chimney Swift

 

__ Ruby-throated Hummingbird

 

__ Eastern Wood-Pewee

 

__ Great Crested Flycatcher

__ Eastern Kingbird

 

 

__ Northern Rough-winged Swallow

__ Barn Swallow

__ Tree Swallow

 

__ House Wren

 

__ Blue-gray Gnatcatcher

 

__ Gray Catbird       

__ Brown Thrasher

 

__ Wood Thrush

 

__ Red-eyed Vireo

 

__ Yellow Warbler

__ Black-throated Green Warbler

__ Black-and-white Warbler

__ American Redstart

__ Common Yellowthroat

__ Hooded Warbler

 

__ Scarlet Tanager

 

__ Rose-breasted Grosbeak

__ Indigo Bunting

__ Chipping Sparrow

 

 

__ Red-winged Blackbird

__ Brown-headed Cowbird

__ Orchard Oriole

__ Baltimore Oriole

 

 

 

 

BIRDS SEEN ONLY DURING THE WINTER: OCTOBER - MARCH

 

__ Yellow-bellied Sapsucker

 

__ Golden-crowned Kinglet

__ Ruby-crowned Kinglet

 

__ Yellow-rumped Warbler

 

__ White-throated Sparrow

__ Dark-eyed Junco

 

__ Purple Finch

__ Pine Siskin

__ Evening Grosbeak

 

 

 

Additional Species:              


 

 

Of course there are many other species that occur in Western North Carolina. A full list of these can be found in any Field Guide that covers the Eastern United States.

 

- Ventures 2007