Biology Department Faculty

Nova Scotia:

78 Species documented to have collided with sheet glass or plastic

Common Name Genus Species IUCN
Ruffed Grouse Bonasa umbellus LC
American Black Duck Anas rubripes LC
Great Northern Loon Gavia immer LC
Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus LC
Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis LC
American Woodcock Scolopax minor LC
American Herring Gull Larus smithsonianus LC
Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica LC
Common Pigeon Columba livia LC
Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura LC
Yellow-billed Cuckoo Coccyzus americanus LC
Northern Saw-whet Owl Aegolius acadicus LC
Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris LC
Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon LC
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Sphyrapicus varius LC
Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens LC
Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus LC
Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus LC
Eastern Wood Pewee Contopus virens LC
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher Empidonax flaviventris LC
Alder Flycatcher Empidonax alnorum LC
Eastern Kingbird Tyrannus tyrannus LC
Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius LC
Red-eyed Vireo Vireo olivaceus LC
Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata LC
Bohemian Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus LC
Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum LC
Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus LC
Boreal Chickadee Poecile hudsonica LC
Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor LC
Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa LC
Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis LC
Common Starling Sturnus vulgaris LC
Varied Thrush Ixoreus naevius LC
Veery Catharus fuscescens LC
Grey-cheeked Thrush Catharus minimus LC
Swainson's Thrush Catharus ustulatus LC
Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus LC
American Robin Turdus migratorius LC
House Sparrow Passer domesticus LC
Pine Siskin Carduelis pinus LC
American Goldfinch Carduelis tristis LC
Common Redpoll Carduelis flammea LC
Purple Finch Carpodacus purpureus LC
Pine Grosbeak Pinicola enucleator LC
Red Crossbill Loxia curvirostra LC
Evening Grosbeak Hesperiphona vespertina LC
Tennessee Warbler Vermivora peregrina LC
Nashville Warbler Vermivora ruficapilla LC
Northern Parula Parula americana LC
American Yellow Warbler Dendroica petechia LC
Blackpoll Warbler Dendroica striata LC
Magnolia Warbler Dendroica magnolia LC
Black-throated Blue Warbler Dendroica caerulescens LC
Yellow-rumped Warbler Dendroica coronata LC
Black-and-white Warbler Mniotilta varia LC
American Redstart Setophaga ruticilla LC
Ovenbird Seiurus aurocapilla LC
Northern Waterthrush Seiurus noveboracensis LC
Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas LC
Wilson's Warbler Wilsonia pusilla LC
Canada Warbler Wilsonia canadensis LC
Yellow-breasted Chat Icteria virens LC
Olive-sided Flycatcher Contopus cooperi NT
Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater LC
Common Grackle Quiscalus quiscula LC
Fox Sparrow Passerella iliaca LC
Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia LC
Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii LC
Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana LC
White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis LC
Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis LC
American Tree Sparrow Spizella arborea LC
Summer Tanager Piranga rubra LC
Scarlet Tanager Piranga olivacea LC
Rose-breasted Grosbeak Pheucticus ludovicianus LC
Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis LC
Indigo Bunting Passerina cyanea LC