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ABC Codes * = review species, # = sketch details. Basic Codes pen = pending ABC review, ? = status uncertain, and code 1-6. for an explanation of codes 1-6 see Numeric Codes.

note: County Coding is under development and no where near complete. An x means status code has not been set for species and county

Explanation of Status Codes

County: Apache
Anatidae - Swans; Geese; Ducks ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Greater White-fronted Goose x
20 Mar rW GWFD
Snow Goose x
SNGO
Ross's Goose * 5 ROGO
Canada Goose x
cW, rS CAGO
Cackling Goose x
CAGO
Tundra Swan x
TUSW
Wood Duck x
WODU
Gadwall 1
GADW
Eurasian Wigeon #
EUWI
American Wigeon 1
AMWI
Mallard 1
MALL
Blue-winged Teal 2
BWTE
Cinnamon Teal 1
CITE
Northern Shoveler 1
NOSH
Northern Pintail 1
NOPI
Green-winged Teal 1
AGWT
Canvasback x
CANV
Redhead x
REDH
Ring-necked Duck 1
RNDU
Lesser Scaup 1
LESC
Surf Scoter 4
SUSC
White-winged Scoter # 4
WWSC
Bufflehead 1
BUFF
Common Goldeneye x
COGO
Hooded Merganser 4
HOME
Common Merganser x
COME
Red-breasted Merganser x
RBME
Ruddy Duck x
RUDU
Phasianidae - Partridges; Grouse; and Turkey ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Chukar (int)
CHUK
Wild Turkey (int) x
WITU
Odontophoridae - Quail ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Scaled Quail x
SCQU
California Quail (int)
CAQU
Montezuma Quail x
MOQU
Gaviidae - Loons ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Pacific Loon # 4
PALO
Common Loon x
COLO
Podicipedidae - Grebes ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Pied-billed Grebe x
PBGR
Horned Grebe # 4
HOGR
Eared Grebe x
EAGR
Western Grebe x
WEGR
Clark's Grebe x
CLGR
Diomedeidae - Albatrosses ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Procellariidae - Shearwaters
Hydrobatidae - Storm-Petrels
Phaethontidae - Tropicbirds
Sulidae - Boobies
Pelecanidae - Pelicans
American White Pelican x
AWPE
Brown Pelican x
BRPE
Phalacrocoracidae - Cormorants ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Double-crested Cormorant x
DCCO
Anhingidae - Anhinga ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Fregatidae - Frigatebirds
Ardeidae - Bitterns; Herons; and Egrets
American Bittern x
AMBI
Great Blue Heron x
GBHE
Great Egret x
GREG
Snowy Egret x
SNEG
Little Blue Heron # 4
LBHE
Cattle Egret x
CAEG
Green Heron x
GRHE
Black-crowned Night-Heron x
BCNH
Threskiornithidae - Ibises and Spoonbills ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
White-faced Ibis 3
WFIB
Ciconiidae - Storks ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Wood Stork * WOST
Cathartidae - New World Vultures ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Turkey Vulture 2
TUVU
Accipitridae - Kites; Eagles; and Hawks ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Osprey x
OSPR
Bald Eagle x
BAEA
Northern Harrier x
NOHA
Sharp-shinned Hawk x
SSHA
Cooper's Hawk x
COHA
Northern Goshawk x
NOGO
Swainson's Hawk x
SWHA
Red-tailed Hawk x
RTHA
Ferruginous Hawk x
FEHA
Rough-legged Hawk # 4
RLHA
Golden Eagle x
GOEA
Falconidae - Caracaras and Falcons ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
American Kestrel x
MAKE
Merlin x
MERL
Peregrine Falcon x
PEFA
Prairie Falcon x
PRFA
Rallidae - Rails; Gallinules; and Coots ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Virginia Rail x
VIRA
Sora x
SORA
Common Moorhen x
COMO
American Coot x
AMCO
Gruidae - Cranes ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Sandhill Crane x
SACR
Charadriidae - Plovers ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Black-bellied Plover x
BBPL
American Golden-Plover * 5 AMGP
Snowy Plover x
SNPL
Semipalmated Plover x
SPPL
Killdeer x
KILL
Mountain Plover x
MOPL
Recurvirostridae - Stilts and Avocets ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Black-necked Stilt x
BNST
American Avocet x
AMAV
Jacanidae - Jacanas ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Scolopacidae - Sandpipers; Phalaropes; and Allies
Greater Yellowlegs x
GRYE
Lesser Yellowlegs x
LEYE
Solitary Sandpiper x
SOSA
Willet x
WILL
Spotted Sandpiper x
SPSA
Long-billed Curlew x
LBCU
Marbled Godwit x
MAGO
Ruddy Turnstone # 5
RUTU
Red Knot * 5 REKN
Sanderling x
SAND
Semipalmated Sandpiper # 4
SESA
Western Sandpiper x
WESA
Least Sandpiper x
LESA
White-rumped Sandpiper * 5 WRSA
Baird's Sandpiper x
BASA
Pectoral Sandpiper x
PESA
Dunlin x
DUNL
Stilt Sandpiper x
STSA
Short-billed Dowitcher # 4
SBDO
Long-billed Dowitcher x
LBDO
Wilson's Snipe x
WISN
Wilson's Phalarope x
WIPH
Red-necked Phalarope x
RNPH
Red Phalarope # 4
REPH
Laridae - Jaegers; Gulls; Terns; and Skimmers ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Pomarine Jaeger * POJA
Long-tailed Jaeger * 5 LTJA
Franklin's Gull x
FRGU
Bonaparte's Gull x
BOGU
Ring-billed Gull x
RBGU
California Gull x
CAGU
Herring Gull # 4
HEGU
Sabine's Gull # 4
SAGU
Caspian Tern x
CATE
Common Tern x
COTE
Arctic Tern * 5 ARTE
Forster's Tern x
FOTE
Black Tern x
BLTE
Columbidae - Pigeons and Doves ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Rock Pigeon (int) x
RODO
Band-tailed Pigeon x
BTPI
Eurasian Collared-Dove # 4
ECDO
White-winged Dove x
WWDO
Mourning Dove x
MODO
Inca Dove x
INDO
Psittacidae - Parrots ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Cuculidae - Cuckoos; Roadrunners; and Anis
Black-billed Cuckoo * BBCU
Yellow-billed Cuckoo x
YBCU
Greater Roadrunner x
Groove-billed Ani x
GBAN
Tytonidae - Barn Owls ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Barn Owl x
BAOW
Strigidae - Typical Owls ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Flammulated Owl x
FLOW
Western Screech-Owl x
WSOW
Great Horned Owl x
GHOW
Northern Pygmy-Owl x
NOPO
Burrowing Owl x
BUOW
Spotted Owl x
SPOW
Long-eared Owl x
LEOW
Short-eared Owl x
SEOW
Northern Saw-whet Owl x
NSWO
Caprimulgidae - Nighthawks and Nightjars ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Lesser Nighthawk x
LENI
Common Nighthawk x
CONI
Common Poorwill x
COPO
Whip-poor-will x
WHIP
Apodidae - Swifts ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Black Swift * BLSW
Vaux's Swift x
VASW
White-throated Swift x
WTSW
Trochilidae - Hummingbirds ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Magnificent Hummingbird x
MAHU
Black-chinned Hummingbird x
BCHU
Calliope Hummingbird x
CAHU
Broad-tailed Hummingbird x
BTHU
Rufous Hummingbird x
RUHU
Trogonidae - Trogons ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Eared Quetzal * EAQU
Alcedinidae - Kingfishers ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Belted Kingfisher x
BEKI
Picidae - Woodpeckers ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Lewis's Woodpecker x
LEWO
Acorn Woodpecker x
ACWO
Gila Woodpecker x
GIWO
Williamson's Sapsucker x
WISA
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker * 5 YBSA
Red-naped Sapsucker x
RNSA
Downy Woodpecker x
DOWO
Hairy Woodpecker x
HAWO
American Three-toed Woodpecker
TTWO
Northern Flicker x
NOFL
Tyrannidae - Tyrant Flycatchers ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Olive-sided Flycatcher x
OSFL
Greater Pewee x
GRPE
Western Wood-Pewee x
WEWP
Eastern Wood-Pewee * 5 EAWP
Willow Flycatcher x
WIFL
Least Flycatcher * 5 LEFL
Hammond's Flycatcher x
HAFL
Gray Flycatcher x
GRFL
Dusky Flycatcher x
DUFL
Cordilleran Flycatcher x
COFL
Black Phoebe x
BLPH
Eastern Phoebe # 4
EAPH
Say's Phoebe x
SAPH
Vermilion Flycatcher x
VEFL
Ash-throated Flycatcher x
ATFL
Cassin's Kingbird x
CAKI
Western Kingbird x
WEKI
Eastern Kingbird # 4
EAKI
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher # 4
STFL
INCERTAE SEDIS (taxonomic position uncertain) ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Laniidae - Shrikes
Loggerhead Shrike x
LOSH
Northern Shrike #
NOSH
Vireonidae - Vireos ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
White-eyed Vireo * 5 WEVI
Gray Vireo x
GRVI
Yellow-throated Vireo * 5 YTVI
Plumbeous Vireo x
PLVI
Cassin's Vireo x
CAVI
Warbling Vireo x
WAVI
Philadelphia Vireo * 5 PHVI
Red-eyed Vireo * 5 REVI
Corvidae - Jays; Magpies; Crows; and Ravens ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Gray Jay
GRJA
Steller's Jay x
STJA
Blue Jay * BLJA
Western Scrub-Jay x
WESJ
Pinyon Jay x
PIJA
Clark's Nutcracker x
CLNU
Black-billed Magpie
BBMA
American Crow x
AMCR
Common Raven x
CORA
Alaudidae - Larks ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Horned Lark x
HOLA
Hirundinidae - Swallows ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Purple Martin x
PUMA
Tree Swallow x
TRSW
Violet-green Swallow x
VGSW
Northern Rough-winged Swallow x
NRWS
Bank Swallow x
BASW
Cliff Swallow x
CLSW
Barn Swallow x
BRSA
Paridae - Chickadees and Titmice ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Black-capped Chickadee * BCCH
Mountain Chickadee x
MOCH
Juniper Titmouse x
JUTI
Remizidae - Verdins ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Aegithalidae - Bushtits
Bushtit x
BUSH
Sittidae - Nuthatches ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Red-breasted Nuthatch x
RBNU
White-breasted Nuthatch x
WBNU
Pygmy Nuthatch x
PYNU
Certhiidae - Creepers ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Brown Creeper x
BRCR
Troglodytidae - Wrens ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Rock Wren x
ROWR
Canyon Wren x
CAWR
Bewick's Wren x
BEWR
House Wren x
HOWR
Winter Wren # 4
WIWR
Marsh Wren x
MAWR
Cinclidae - Dippers ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
American Dipper x
AMDI
Regulidae - Kinglets ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Golden-crowned Kinglet x
GCKI
Ruby-crowned Kinglet x
RCKI
Sylviidae - Gnatcatchers ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher x
BGGN
Turdidae - Thrushes ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Western Bluebird x
WEBL
Mountain Bluebird x
MOBL
Townsend's Solitaire x
TOSO
Veery * VEER
Swainson's Thrush x
SWTH
Hermit Thrush x
HETH
Wood Thrush * 5 WOTH
American Robin x
AMRO
Mimidae - Catbirds; Mockingbirds; and Thrashers ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Gray Catbird x
GRCA
Northern Mockingbird x
NOMO
Sage Thrasher x
SATH
Brown Thrasher # 4
BRTH
Bendire's Thrasher x
BETH
Sturnidae - Starlings ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
European Starling (int) x
STAR
Motacillidae - Wagtails and Pipits ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
American Pipit x
AMPI
Sprague's Pipit x
SPPI
Bombycillidae - Waxwings ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Bohemian Waxwing * 5 BOWA
Cedar Waxwing x
CEWA
Ptilogonatidae - Silky-flycatchers ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Phainopepla x
PHAI
Peucedramidae @ Olive Warbler ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Olive Warbler x
OLWA
Parulidae - Wood Warblers ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Blue-winged Warbler * 5 BWWA
Golden-winged Warbler * 5 GWWA
Tennessee Warbler * 5 TEWA
Orange-crowned Warbler x
OCWA
Nashville Warbler x
NAWA
Virginia's Warbler x
VIWA
Lucy's Warbler x
LUWA
Northern Parula x
NOPA
Yellow Warbler x
YEWA
Chestnut-sided Warbler # 4
CSWA
Magnolia Warbler * 5 MAWA
Black-throated Blue Warbler * 5 BTBW
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1
YRWA
Audubon's form 1
Myrtle form x
Black-throated Gray Warbler x
BTGW
Black-throated Green Warbler * 5 BTNW
Townsend's Warbler x
TOWA
Hermit Warbler x
HEWA
Blackburnian Warbler * 5 BLBW
Yellow-throated Warbler * 5 YTWA
Grace's Warbler 1
GRWA
Palm Warbler * 5 PAWA
Bay-breasted Warbler * 5 BBWA
Blackpoll Warbler * 5 BLPW
Black-and-White Warbler 3
BAWW
American Redstart x
AMRE
Prothonotary Warbler # 4
POWA
Worm-eating Warbler * 5 WEWA
Swainson's Warbler * SWWA
Ovenbird # 4
OVEN
Northern Waterthrush x
NOWA
Kentucky Warbler * 5 KEWA
Mourning Warbler * MOWA
MacGillivray's Warbler x
MCWA
Common Yellowthroat x
COYE
Wilson's Warbler x
WIWA
Red-faced Warbler x
RFWA
Painted Redstart x
PARE
Yellow-breasted Chat x
YBCH
Thraupidae - Tanagers ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Hepatic Tanager x
HETA
Summer Tanager x
SUTA
Scarlet Tanager * x SCTA
Western Tanager x
WETA
Emberizidae - Emberizine Finches ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Green-tailed Towhee x
GTTO
Spotted Towhee x
SPTO
Canyon Towhee x
CATO
Cassin's Sparrow x
CASP
Rufous-crowned Sparrow x
RCSP
American Tree Sparrow
ATSP
Chipping Sparrow x
CHSP
Clay-colored Sparrow #
CCSP
Brewer's Sparrow x
BRSP
Field Sparrow * FESP
Vesper Sparrow x
VESP
Lark Sparrow x
LASP
Black-throated Sparrow x
BLSP
Sage Sparrow x
SGSP
Lark Bunting x
LABU
Savannah Sparrow x
SVSP
Grasshopper Sparrow x
GRSP
Baird's Sparrow x
BASP
Fox Sparrow x
FOSP
Song Sparrow x
SOSP
Lincoln's Sparrow x
LISP
Swamp Sparrow x
SWSP
White-throated Sparrow x
WTSP
Harris's Sparrow # 4
HASP
White-crowned Sparrow x
WCSP
Golden-crowned Sparrow # 4
GCSP
Dark-eyed Junco x
DEJU
White-winged form * 5
Slate-colored form x
Oregon forms x
Gray-headed (caniceps) form x
McCown's Longspur x
MCLO
Lapland Longspur * 5 LALO
Smith's Longspur *
SMLO
Chestnut-collared Longspur x
CCLO
Cardinalidae - Cardinals; Grosbeaks; and Buntings ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Rose-breasted Grosbeak x
RBGR
Black-headed Grosbeak x
BHGR
Blue Grosbeak x
BLGR
Lazuli Bunting x
LABU
Indigo Bunting x
INBU
Painted Bunting # 4
PABU
Dickcissel # 4
DICK
Icteridae - Icterids ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Bobolink * 5 BOBO
Red-winged Blackbird 1
RWBL
Eastern Meadowlark (lilianae) x
EAME
Western Meadowlark x
WEME
Yellow-headed Blackbird x
YHBL
Rusty Blackbird * ? RUBL
Brewer's Blackbird x
BRBL
Common Grackle * 5 COGR
Great-tailed Grackle 1
GTGR
Brown-headed Cowbird 1
BHCO
Orchard Oriole * 5 OROR
Hooded Oriole 1
HOOR
Baltimore Oriole * 5 BAOR
Bullock's Oriole 1
BUOR
Scott's Oriole 1
SCOR
Fringillidae - Finches and Goldfinches ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
Pine Grosbeak 5
PIGR
Purple Finch * 5
PUFI
Cassin's Finch x
CAFI
House Finch 1
HOFI
Red Crossbill x
RECR
Pine Siskin x
PISI
Lesser Goldfinch 1
LEGO
American Goldfinch x
AMGO
Evening Grosbeak x
EVGR
Passeridae - Old World Sparrows ABC Code Reports Early Date Late Date High Count Status Note
House Sparrow (int) 1
HOSP
Totals by County --includes subspecies 470


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