speciesSince patrols began in the spring of 2014, Safe Wings volunteers have documented 116 species injured or killed in building collisions in the Ottawa area. (* Denotes Species at Risk)

WATERFOWL
Wood Duck
Mallard
Green-winged Teal

GROUSE, QUAIL and ALLIES
Ruffed Grouse
Wild Turkey

VULTURES, HAWKS and ALLIES
Sharp-shinned Hawk
Cooper’s Hawk

SHOREBIRDS
Spotted Sandpiper
Wilson’s Snipe
American Woodcock

GULLS, TERNS and SKIMMERS
Ring-billed Gull

PIGEONS and DOVES
Rock Pigeon
Mourning Dove

CUCKOOS
Yellow-billed Cuckoo
Black-billed Cuckoo

OWLS
Barred Owl
Boreal Owl
Northern Saw-whet Owl

NIGHTJARS
Eastern Whip-poor-will*
Common Nighthawk*

SWIFTS
Chimney Swift*

HUMMINGBIRDS
Ruby-throated Hummingbird

KINGFISHERS
Belted Kingfisher

WOODPECKERS
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
Downy Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
Black-backed Woodpecker
Northern Flicker
Pileated Woodpecker

FALCONS and CARACARAS
Merlin
Peregrine Falcon*

TYRANT FLYCATCHERS: PEWEES, KINGBIRDS and ALLIES
Olive-sided Flycatcher*
Eastern Wood-Pewee*
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher
Alder/Willow Flycatcher
Least Flycatcher
Eastern Phoebe
Great Crested Flycatcher
Eastern Kingbird

VIREOS
Blue-headed Vireo
Warbling Vireo
Philadelphia Vireo
Red-eyed Vireo

JAYS, MAGPIES, CROWS and RAVENS
Blue Jay
American Crow

TITS, CHICKADEES and TITMICE
Black-capped Chickadee
Boreal Chickadee

NUTHATCHES
Red-breasted Nuthatch
White-breasted Nuthatch

TREECREEPERS
Brown Creeper

WRENS
House Wren
Winter Wren

 

KINGLETS
Golden-crowned Kinglet
Ruby-crowned Kinglet

THRUSHES
Veery
Gray-cheeked Thrush
Swainson’s Thrush
Hermit Thrush
Wood Thrush*
American Robin

CATBIRDS, MOCKINGBIRDS and THRASHERS
Gray Catbird
Brown Thrasher

STARLINGS and MYNAS
European Starling

WAGTAILS and PIPITS
American Pipit

WAXWINGS
Bohemian Waxwing
Cedar Waxwing

WOOD-WARBLERS
Ovenbird
Northern Waterthrush
Black-and-white Warbler
Tennessee Warbler
Orange-crowned Warbler
Nashville Warbler
Mourning Warbler
Common Yellowthroat
American Redstart
Cape May Warbler
Northern Parula
Magnolia Warbler
Bay-breasted Warbler
Blackburnian Warbler
Yellow Warbler
Chestnut-sided Warbler
Blackpoll Warbler
Black-throated Blue Warbler
Palm Warbler
Pine Warbler
Yellow-rumped Warbler
Black-throated Green Warbler
Canada Warbler*
Wilson’s Warbler

SPARROWS and OTHER EMBERIZIDS
American Tree Sparrow
Chipping Sparrow
Field Sparrow
Savannah Sparrow
Fox Sparrow
Song Sparrow
Lincoln’s Sparrow
Swamp Sparrow
White-throated Sparrow
White-crowned Sparrow
Dark-eyed Junco

CARDINALS, GROSBEAKS and ALLIES
Scarlet Tanager
Northern Cardinal
Rose-breasted Grosbeak
Indigo Bunting

BLACKBIRDS
Red-winged Blackbird
Rusty Blackbird*
Common Grackle
Brown-headed Cowbird
Baltimore Oriole

FINCHES, EUPHONIAS and ALLIES
House Finch
Purple Finch
Common Redpoll
Pine Siskin
American Goldfinch

OLD WORLD SPARROWS
House Sparrow