The WatchList 2007


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Red List:
Continental United States

Mottled Duck
Steller’s Eider (Threatened)
Spectacled Eider (Threatened)
Gunnison Sage-Grouse
Sooty Grouse
Greater Prairie-Chicken
("Attwater's" ssp. Endangered)
Lesser Prairie-Chicken
Bermuda Petrel (Endangered)
Black-capped Petrel
Pink-footed Shearwater
Black-vented Shearwater
Ashy Storm-Petrel
Black Storm-Petrel
Least Storm-Petrel
Magnificent Frigatebird
Reddish Egret
California Condor (Endangered)
Yellow Rail
Black Rail
Whooping Crane (Endangered)
Piping Plover (Endangered)
Mountain Plover
Eskimo Curlew (Endangered)
Rock Sandpiper
Buff-breasted Sandpiper
Ivory Gull
Least Tern ("California" & "Interior" ssp. Endangered)
Kittlitz's Murrelet
Xantus's Murrelet
Craveri's Murrelet
White-crowned Pigeon
Green Parakeet
Thick-billed Parrot
Red-crowned Parrot
Spotted Owl (N., MX ssp.Threatened)
Lewis’s Woodpecker
Red-cockaded Woodpecker (Endangered)
Gilded Flicker
Ivory-billed Woodpecker (Endangered)
Bell's Vireo ("Least" ssp. Endangered)
Black-capped Vireo (Endangered)
Florida Scrub-Jay (Endangered)
Bicknell's Thrush
Bendire’s Thrasher
Bachman's Warbler (Endangered)
Golden-winged Warbler
Golden-cheeked Warbler (Endangered)
Kirtland's Warbler (Endangered)
Bachman’s Sparrow
Black-chinned Sparrow
Baird's Sparrow
Henslow's Sparrow
Saltmarsh Sparrow
Seaside Sparrow ("Cape Sable" ssp. Endangered)
Tricolored Blackbird


Red List:

Hawaiian Duck
Hawaiian Goose
Laysan Duck
Laysan Albatross *
Black-footed Albatross *
Short-tailed Albatross (Endangered) *
Newell's Shearwater
Hawaiian Petrel
Band-rumped Storm-Petrel *
Tristram's Storm-Petrel
Hawaiian Hawk
Hawaiian Coot
Hawaiian Crow ('alala)
Nihoa Millerbird
Laysan Finch
Nihoa Finch
Maui Parrotbill
O'ahu 'Amakihi
Kaua'i 'Amakihi
Hawa'ii Creeper
O'ahu 'Alauahio
Maui 'Alauahio

* also on continental lists

Yellow List:
Emperor Goose
Trumpeter Swan
Greater Sage-Grouse
Mountain Quail
Scaled Quail
Montezuma Quail
Yellow-billed Loon
Clark’s Grebe
Cory’s Shearwater
Greater Shearwater
Buller’s Shearwater
Sooty Shearwater
Manx Shearwater
Audubon's Shearwater
Masked Booby
Red-faced Cormorant
Swallow-tailed Kite
Swainson's Hawk
Clapper Rail
King Rail
American Golden-Plover
Snowy Plover ("Western" ssp. Threatened)
Wilson's Plover
Wandering Tattler
Bristle-thighed Curlew
Long-billed Curlew
Hudsonian Godwit
Bar-tailed Godwit
Marbled Godwit
Black Turnstone
Red Knot
Semipalmated Sandpiper
Western Sandpiper
White-rumped Sandpiper
Stilt Sandpiper
Heermann’s Gull
Thayer's Gull
Iceland Gull
Yellow-footed Gull
Red-legged Kittiwake
Ross's Gull
Gull-billed Tern
Elegant Tern
Roseate Tern (NE pops. Endangered, remainder Threatened)
Aleutian Tern
Bridled Tern
Black Skimmer
Marbled Murrelet (WA, OR, & CA pops. Threatened)
Ancient Murrelet
Whiskered Auklet
Mangrove Cuckoo
Flammulated Owl
Elf Owl
Short-eared Owl
Antillean Nighthawk
Black Swift
Blue-throated Hummingbird
Costa's Hummingbird
Calliope Hummingbird
Allen's Hummingbird
Elegant Trogon
Red-headed Woodpecker
Williamson's Sapsucker
Nuttall's Woodpecker
Arizona Woodpecker
White-headed Woodpecker
Olive-sided Flycatcher
Willow Flycatcher (SW ssp. Endangered)
Thick-billed Kingbird
Gray Vireo
Island Scrub-Jay
Pinyon Jay
Yellow-billed Magpie
Mexican Chickadee
Oak Titmouse
California Gnatcatcher (Threatened)
Wood Thrush
Varied Thrush
California Thrasher
Leconte's Thrasher
Sprague's Pipit
Blue-winged Warbler
Virginia's Warbler
Colima Warbler
Lucy's Warbler
Bay-breasted Warbler
Hermit Warbler
Grace’s Warbler
Prairie Warbler
Cerulean Warbler
Prothonotary Warbler
Swainson's Warbler
Kentucky Warbler
Canada Warbler
Red-faced Warbler
Abert's Towhee
Rufous-winged Sparrow
Fiveiped Sparrow
Brewer's Sparrow
Sage Sparrow
Lark Bunting
Le Conte's Sparrow
Nelson's Sparrow
Smith's Longspur
Chestnut-collared Longspur
McKay's Bunting
Varied Bunting
Painted Bunting
Rusty Blackbird
Audubon's Oriole
Black Rosy-Finch
Brown-capped Rosy-Finch
Lawrence's Goldfinch