Migratory Birds

Species in the following list may pause at the Dells briefly during their annual migrations. The column marked “Frequency” indicates the general chance that a given species will visit any particular season.

Species Frequency
Alder Flycatcher Rare
American Bittern Rare
American Golden Plover Rare
Bank Swallow Rare
Bay-breasted Warbler Uncommon
Black and White Warbler Common
Black-throatad Green Warbler Fair
Black-throated Blue Warbler Uncommon
Blackburnian Warbler Uncommon
Blackpoll Warbler Uncommon
Blue-winged Teal Uncommon
Bonaparte’s Gull Rare
Canada Warbler Fair
Canvasback Rare
Cape May Warbler Uncommon
Connecticut Warbler Rare
Golden Eagle Rare
Golden-winged Warbler Uncommon
Gray-cheeked Thrush Rare
Hermit Thrush Common
Hooded Warbler Rare
LapIand Longspur Rare
LeConte’s Sparrow Rare
Lesser Scaup Rare
Lesser Yellowlegs Rare
Magnolia Warbler Fair
Marsh Wren Rare
Merlin Rare
Nashville Warbler Fair
Northern Harrier Rare
Northern Mockingbird Rare
Northern Waterthrush Fair
Olive-sided Flycatcher Uncommon
Orange-crowned Warbler Uncommon
Osprey Rare
Palm Warbler Common
Pectoral Sandpiper Rare
Peregrine Falcon Rare
Philadelphia Vireo Rare
Pine Warbler Rare
Prothonotary Warbler Rare
Purple Martin Rare
Ruby-crowned Kinglet Common
Sandhill Crane Rare
Solitary Sandpiper Fair
Solitary Vireo Uncommon
Sora Rail Rare
Spotted Sandpiper Rare
Swainson’s Thrush Fair
Tennessee Warbler Common
Tundra Swan Rare
Virginia Rail Rare
Western Meadowlark Rare
Wilson’s Warbler Uncommon
Worm-eating Warbler Rare
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher Rare
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker Fair
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron Rare
Yellow-headed Blackbird Rare
Yellow-rumped Warbler Abundant
Yellow-throated Warbler Rare