black-crowned night heron

Here is a list of birds that ecologists and bird-watchers have spotted along the Mystic:

American Coot
American Crow
American Goldfinch
American Kestrel
American Robin
Belted Kingfisher
Black Duck
Black-capped
Chickadee
Black-crowned Night Heron
Bluejay
Brown-headed Cowbird
Canada Goose
Cardinal
Common Grackle
Common Yellowthroat
Double-crested Cormorant
Downy Woodpecker
Eastern Phoebe
European Starling
Gray Catbird
Great Blue Heron
Herring Gull
House Sparrow
Mallard
Mockingbird
Mourning Dove
Mute Swan
Northern Flicker
Red-winged Blackbird
Ring-billed Gull
Ring-necked Pheasant
Rock Dove
Song Sparrow
Spotted Sandpiper
Tree Swallow
Tufted Titmouse
White-breasted Nuthatch
Yellow Warbler

source: Geizentanner Associates, June 1997

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