Nebraska Ornithologists' Union


Date of this Version



Nebraska Bird Review (June 1994) 62(2).


Copyright 1994, Nebraska Ornithologists' Union. Used by permission.


Eight observers (F. Clough, H. and E. Cunningham, G. Hoover, Pat McEvoy, S. Reney, and H. and W. Wyman) obtained a total of 92 species (numbers of individuals not given) between 7:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. The day was cloudy and misty at first but sunny later. The list of species for Lincoln County is as follows:

Eared Grebe, Double-crested Cormorant, Great Blue Heron, Canada Goose, Wood Duck, Mallard, Blue-winged Teal, Northern Shoveler, Gadwall, American Wigeon, Redhead, Lesser Scaup, Ruddy Duck, Turkey Vulture, Swainson's Hawk, Red-tailed Hawk, American Kestrel, Ringnecked Pheasant, Wild Turkey, American Coot, Semipalmated Plover, Killdeer, American Avocet, Solitary Sandpiper, Upland Sandpiper, Long-billed Curlew, Semipalmated sandpiper, Least Sandpiper, Dowitcher sp., Wilson's Phalarope, Black Tern, Rock Dove, Mourning Dove, Great Horned Owl, Chimney Swift, Belted KIngfisher, Redheaded Woodpecker, Downy Woodpecker, Hairy Woodpecker, Northern Flicker, Eastern Phoebe, Great Crested Flycatcher, Western Kingbird, Eastern Kingbird, Purple Martin, Tree Swallow, Northern Rough-winged Swallow, Bank Swallow, Cliff Swallow, Barn Swallow, Blue Jay, Black-billed Magpie, American Crow, Black-capped Chickadee, Red-breasted Nuthatch, House Wren, Eastern Bluebird, Swainson's Thrush, American Robin, Gray catbird, Northern Mockingbird, Brown Thrasher, Cedar Waxwing, Loggerhead Shrike, European Starling, Warbling Vireo, Nashville Warbler, Yellow Warbler, Common Yellowthroat, Yellow-breasted Chat, Northern cardinal, Lazuli Bunting, Rufous-sided Towhee, Chipping Sparrow, Clay-colored Sparrow, Lark Sparrow, Lark Bunting, Savannah Sparrow, White-crowned Sparrow, Bobolink, Red-winged Blackbird, Meadowlark sp., Yellow-headed Blackbird, Brewer's Blackbird, Common Grackle, Brown-headed Cowbird, Orchard Oriole, Northern Oriole, House Finch, Pine Siskin, American Goldfinch, House Sparrow.