Birds by Ecosystem

Birds of Binghamton University by Ecosystem

Harpur Pond

Tree Swallow
Eastern Phoebe (bridge)
Belted Kingfisher
Canada Geese (summer-nest, fall-flocks)
Mallard Ducks
Great Blue Heron
Green-backed Heron
Common Merganzer (fall)
Hooded Merganzer (fall)
Pie-billed Grebe (uncommon)
Osprey (fall/spring)


Red-winged Blackbird
Song Sparrow
Least Bittern (uncommon)
American Bittern (rare)


Black-capped Chickadee
Tufted Titmouse
Dark-eyed Junco
Blue Jay
American Robin (Fall)
Hermit Thrush
Wood Thrush
Scarlet Tanager
Red-eyed Vireo
Northern Cardinal
Cedar Waxwing
Northern Flicker
Piliated Woodpecker
Downy Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
Brown Creeper
White Breasted Nuthatch
Red Breasted Nuthatche
Sharp-shinned Hawk
Cooper's Hawk
Screech Owl
Great Horned Owl
Ruffed Grouse (conifer stands)

Edge (Border of Forest and Field or Shrubland)

Common Yellowthroat
Golden Crowned Kinglet
Ruby Crowned Kinglet


Eastern Bluebird
Indigo Bunting
Red-tailed Hawk
American Robin (spring, summer)


Dark-eyed Junco
Gray Cat Bird
Brown Thrasher
House Wren
Song Sparrow
White-throated Sparrow
Common Yellowthroat

Lower elevation (i.e. Marsh trail)

Black-billed Cuckoo
Yellow-billed Cuckoo
Northern Flicker
Blue Jay
Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Higher Elevation (i.e. Saddle trail)

American Woodcock

Look to the Skies

American Crow
Common Raven
Red-tailed Hawk
Turkey Vulture
Broad-winged Hawk
Bald Eagle (uncommon)
Golden Eagle (once a year in fall)

On Campus

European or House Sparrow
Rock Pigeon
American Robin
Chipping Sparrow (spring)
Ruby-throated Hummingbird (late spring, summer)
Dark-eyed Junco (winter)
Cedar Waxwing (fall)