Birds/ Waterfowl

Birds found in the Lake Norman area

There are many birds found in the Lake Norman area that are not listed here.  We will be adding more as we have time and get good photos.

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Note: the list is sorted by the size of the bird, smallest first.

Brown-headed NuthatchAmerican GoldfinchCarolina ChickadeeIndigo Bunting

Tufted Titmouse

Chipping Sparrow

Carolina wren

Pine Warbler

Field Sparrow

House Finch

Dark-eyed Junco

Eastern Bluebird

White-throated Sparrow

Cedar Waxwing

Blue Grosbeak

Yellow-breasted Chat

Brown-headed Cowbird

Eastern Kingbird

Eastern Towhee

Northern Cardinal

Red-winged Blackbird

American Robin


Red-bellied Woodpecker

Brown Thrasher

Common Grackle

Mourning Dove

Belted Kingfisher


American Coot

Green Heron


Ring-billed Gull

Canada Goose

Cattle Egret

American Crow

Red-tailed Hawk

Common Raven


White Ibis

Black Vulture “Buzzard”

Turkey Vulture “Buzzard”

Great Egret

Bald Eagle

Great Blue Heron

Mute Swan

Black Swan

Please check back often as we will be adding more birds.

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