Birds

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Cedar Island National Wildlife Refuge provides a variety of habitat for over 250 species of birds.  For a complete list, download our Refuge Bird List.  Below, we have highlighted some of our more sought-after and/or most common species.

  • Barred Owl

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  • Black Rail

  • Clapper Rail

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  • Common Yellowthroat

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  • Indigo Bunting

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  • Marsh Wren

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  • Northern Harrier

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  • Northern Pintail

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  • Prairie Warbler

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  • Seaside Sparrow

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  • Sedge Wren

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  • Virginia Rail

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