Travel Journals By Steve Hulbert

Birds By Country


Acacia Pied Barbet

African Barred Owlet

African Crake

African Cuckoo

African Fish-Eagle

African Green-Pigeon

African Grey Hornbill

African Harrier-Hawk

African Hawk Eagle

African Hoopoe

African Jacana

African Palm-Swift

African Purple Swamphen

African Pygmy-Goose

African Scops-Owl

African Wattled Lapwing

Arnots Chat

Bateleur Eagle
Bearded Woodpecker

Bennett's Woodpecker

Black Coucal
Black-Breasted Snake Eagle
Black-Collared Barbet

Black Crake
Black-Crowned Night Heron
Black-Eyed Bulbul
Black-Headed Oriole

Black Kite

Black-Winged Stilt

Black -shouldered Kite

Blacksmith Plover
Blue Waxbill
Blue-Cheeked Bee Eater
Bradfield’s Hornbill
Broad Bill Roller
Brown-Hooded Kingfisher

Brown Snake-Eagle

Bully Canary
Burchell’s Sandgrouse
Cape Bulbul
Cape Francolin
Cape Gull
Cape Sunbird
Cape Turtle Dove
Cardinal Woodpecker
Carmine Bee Eater
Caspian Tern
Cattle Egret

Common Greenshank

Common Moorhen

Common Sandpiper

Common Scimitarbill
Coppery-Trailed Coucal
Crested Barbet
Crested Eagle

Crested Francolin

Crested Guineafowl

Crimson Breasted Shrike or Boubou

Crowned Crane

Crowned Hornbill

Crowned Lapwing
Crowned Plover
Dark-Chanting Goshawk
Dickinson Kestrel

Double-banded Courser

Double-Banded Sandgrouse
Egyptian Goose
Emerald-Spotted Dove
Fiery-Necked Nightjar – long wings
Fiscal Shrike
Fish Eagle
Fork-Tailed Drongo

Fulvous Duck

Gabar Goshawk

Giant Kingfisher

Golden-tailed Woodpecker

Goliath Heron
Great Eagle Owl

Great Snipe

Great Sparrow
Great White Egret
Greater Kestrel
Green Pigeon
Green-Backed Heron

Green Wood-Hoopoe

Grey-headed Kingfisher
Grey Heron
Grey Hornbill
Grey Lourie or Go-Away-Bird
Ground Hornbill
Hadeda Ibis
Hartlaub’s Gull
Helmeted Guinea Fowl
Hooded Oriole
Hooded Vulture
Hottentot Teal
House Sparrow

Jacobin Cuckoo

Knob-billed Duck

Kori Bustaris

Kurrichane Buttonquail

Lappet-Faced Vulture
Laughing Dove
Lesser Double-Collared Sunbird
Lesser Grey Shrike
Lilac Breasted Roller
Little Bee Eater
Little Egret

Little Sparrowhawk
Long-Tailed Glossy Starling
Long-Tailed Shrike

Long-toed Lapwing

Malachite Kingfisher
Marabo Stork
Marico Sunbird

Marsh Snipe
Marshall Eagle
Martial Eagle
Masked Weaver
Meyers Parrot

Namaqua Dove

Namaqua Sandgrouse

Northern Black Korhaan

Open-Billed Stork
Painted Snipe
Pale-Chanting Goshawk
Palm Swift
Pearl-Spotted Owl

Pearl-Spotted Owlet

Pied Crow Black Crow
Pied Kingfisher
Pied Wagtail
Plum Colored Starling
Purple Heron

Purple Roller
Red Bishop
Red-Billed Buffalo Weaver
Red-Billed Finch
Red-Billed Hoopoe
Red-Billed Hornbill
Red-Billed Oxpecker

Red-billed Spurfowl

Red-billed Teal

Red-Billed Quelea

Red-Breasted Swallow
Red-Crested Korhaan
Red-Eyed Bulbul
Red-Eyed Dove

Red-faced Mousebird

Red-Winged Starling
Reed Cormorant
Rested Francolin
Rock Dove
Sacred Ibis
Saddle-Billed Stork

Secretary Bird

Senegal Coucal

Slaty Egret

Southern Carmine Bee-eater

Southern Marsh Harrior

Southern Ground-Hornbill

Southern Pale Chanting Goshawk
Southern Yellow-Billed Hornbill
Spotted-Backed Weaver
Spur-Winged Goose
Squacco Heron

Steppe Buzzard

Steppe Eagle
Stripped Kingfisher
Swainson’s Francolin

Swainson’s Spurfowl

Swallow-Tailed Bee Eater

Swamp Nightjar

Tawny Eagle

Three-banded Plover
Trumpeter Hornbill
Verreaux Eagle

Verreaux Eagle-Owl

Water Dikkop

Water Thick-knee
Wattled Crane

Whiskered Tern

White-backed Duck

White-Backed Vulture

White Browed Coucal

White-Billed Sunbird
White-Breasted Cormorant
White-Browed Sparrow-Weaver
White-Crowned Plover
White-Crowned Shrike
White-Faced Whistling Duck
White-Fronted Bee Eater

White-headed Vulture

Wire-Tailed Swallow

Woodland Kingfisher
Yellow Robin
Yellow-Bellied Bulbul
Yellow-Billed Duck
Yellow-Billed Kite
Yellow-Billed Stork



Amazon Kingfisher
American Oystercatcher
Baird’s Trogon
Bare-Throated Tiger-Heron
Barn Swallow
Barred Woodcreeper
Bay-Headed Tanager
Belted Kingfisher
Black and White Hawk-Eagle
Black Hawk-Eagle
Black Vulture
Black-Bellied Whistling Duck
Black-Hooded Antshrike
Black-Necked Stilt
Black-Throated Trogon
Blue-Crowed Motmot
Blue-Crowned Manakin
Blue-Gray Tanager
Boat-Billed Heron
Broad-Winged Hawk
Bronzed Cowbird
Brown Booby
Brown Jay
Brown Pelican
Buff-Rumped Warbler
Buff-Throated Saltator
Cattle Egret
Chestnut-Bellied Heron
Chestnut-Mandibled Toucan
Chestnut-Sided Warbler
Cinnamon Hummingbird
Clay-Colored Robin
Cliff Swallow
Common Black-Hawk
Common Ground-Dove
Common Pauraque
Common Potoo
Dotted-Winged Antwren
Dusky Antbird
Dusky-Capped Flycatcher
Fiery-Billed Aracari
Giant Cowbird
Glossy Ibis
Golden-Naped Woodpecker
Gray Hawk
Gray-Chested Dove
Gray-Headed Chachalaca
Gray-Headed Manakin
Gray-Rumped Swift
Great Blue Heron
Great Egret
Great Frigatebird
Great Green Macaw
Great Kiskadee
Great Tinamou
Great-Tailed Grackle
Green-Backed (Green) Heron
Harpy Eagle
Hoffmann’s Woodpecker
House Sparrow
House Wren
Inca Dove
King Vulture
Lesser Swallow-Tailed Swift
Lineated Woodpecker
Little Hermit
Long-Billed Curlew
Magenta-Throated Woodstar
Magnificent Frigatebird
Masked Tityra
Mealy Parrot
Northern (Baltimore) Oriole
Northern Harrier
Northern Jacana
Olivaceous Woodcreeper
Orange-Chinned Parakeet
Orange-Crowned Warbler
Pale-Billed Woodpecker
Pale-Breasted Spinetail
Palm Tanager
Parkinson’s Petrel
Purple Gallinule
Purple-Throated Mountain-Gem
Red-Billed Pigeon
Red-Billed Tropicbird
Red-Footed Booby
Red-Legged Honeycreeper
Red-Lored Parrot
Riverside Wren
Roadside Hawk
Roseate Spoonbill
Rufous Piha
Rufous-and-White Wren
Rufous-Collared Sparrow
Rufous-Tailed Jacamar
Rufous-Tailed Hummingbird
Scarlet Macaw
Scarlet-Rumped Cacique
Scarlet-Rumped Tanager
Scintillant Hummingbird
Sealy-Breasted Hummingbird
Smooth-Billed Ani
Snowy Egret
Solitary Eagle
Spotted Sandpiper
Squirrel Cuckoo
Summer Tanager
Tennessee Warbler
Tree Swallow
Tropical Kingbird
Turkey Vulture
Violaceous Trogon
White Hawk
White Ibis
White-Crowned Parrot
White-Throated Spadebill
White-Tipped Dove
White-Winged Dove
Wing-Banded Antbird
Wood Stork
Wood Thrush
Yellow-Bellied Flycatcher
Yellow-Crowned Euphonia
Yellow-Crowned Night-Heron
Yellow-Headed Caracara
Yellow-Tailed Oriole



American Coot
American Wigeon
Black-Crowned Night-Heron
Black-Necked Stilt
Brown Booby
Bulwer's Petral

California Quail
Cattle Egret
Chestnut Mannikin
Common Myna
Escaped Parrots
Gray Francolin
Great Frigatebird
Hawaiian Coot
Hawiian Duck
Hawaiian Gallinule

Hawaiian Moorhen (Common)
Hawaiian Black-Necked Stilt
House Finch
House Sparrow
Japanese White-Eye
Java Sparrow
Koloa Duck
Laysan Albatross
Least Sandpiper
Lesser Scaup
Mallard Duck
Maui Creeper

Mourning Dove
Northern Cardinal
Northern Mockingbird
Nutmeg Mannikin
Pacific Golden-Lover
Red-Footed Booby
Red Junglefowl
Red-Crested Cardinal
Red-Tailed Tropicbird
Ring-Necked Pheasant
Rock Dove
Rose-ringed Parakeet (feral)

Ruddy Turnstone
Saffron Finch
Shama Thrush
Short-Eared Owl
Spotted Dove
Wandering Tattler
Warbling Silverbill
Wedge-Tailed Shearwater
Western Meadowlark
White-Rumped Shama
White-Tailed Tropicbird
White Tern
Wild Turkey
Yellow-Billed Cardinal
Yellow-fronted Canary

Zebra Dove



Altamira (Black-Throated) Oriole
Artic Loon
Belted Kingfisher
Black Vulture
Boat-Billed Heron
Bonaparte’s Gull
Brown Pelican
Cactus Wren
Common Bush-Tanager
Common Ground-Dove
Common Raven
Crested Caracara
Double-Crested Cormorant
Gila Woodpecker
Glaucous-Winged Gull
Great (Common) Egret
Great Blue Heron
Great Frigatebird
Groove-Billed Ani
Heermann’s Gull
Heering Gull
Hummingbirds (too many – can’t identify)
Magnificent Frigatebird
Mangrove Swallow
Muscovy Duck
Nutting’s (Pale-Throated) Flycatcher
Pheasant Cuckoo
Purple Finch
San Blas (Black and Blue) Jay
Scott’s Oriole
Scrub Euphonia
Scrub Jay
Snowy Egret
Tropical Mockingbird
Turkey Vulture
Western Kingbird
White Pelican
Wood Stork (American Wood-Ibis)
Yellow Winged (Mexican) Cacique
Zenaida Dove



Acorn Woodpecker

American Avocet

American Bittern

American Coot
American Crow
American Golden Plover

American Goldfinch
American Kestrel
American Robin
American White Pelican
American Three-toed Woodpecker

American Wigeon
American Yellow Warbler


Anna’s Hummingbird
Ash-Throated Flycatcher
Bald Eagle

Baltimore OrioleBand-Tailed Pigeon
Bank Swallow

Barn Owl

Barn Swallow
Barred Owl
Becwick’s Wren
Belted Kingfisher

Black-Chinned Hummingbird
Black-billed Magpie

Black-bellied Plover

Black-Capped Chickadee

Black-Headed Grosbeak
Black Oystercathcer
Black Phoebe
Black Scoter
Black-throated Sparrow

Blue-gray Gnatcatcher

Blue Grosbeak

Blue-winged Teal

Boat-tailed Grackle

Brewer’s Sparrow
Brown Pelican

Brown Thrasher
Brown-Headed Cowbird

Brown-headed Nuthatch
Bufflehead Duck
Bullock's Oriole

Cackling Goose

California Condor
California Scrub Jay

California Quail

Calliope Hummingbird

Canada Goose
Canvasback Duck
Canyon Towhee

Carolina Chickadee

Carolina Wren

Caspian Tern
Cedar Waxwing
Chestnut-Backed Chickadee
Chipping Sparrow



Cinnamon Teal Duck
Clark’s Nutcracker
Common Goldeneye Duck
Common Grackle

Common Gull

Common Loon
Common Merganser
Common Nighthawk
Common Raven
Common Snipe

Common Starling

Common Yellowthroat

Cooper’s Hawk

Costa’s Hummingbird
Curved-Bill Thrasher
Dark-Eyed Junco
Double-Crested Cormorant
Downy Woodpecker
Dusky Grouse

Eastern Blue Jay

Eastern Bluebird

Eastern King Bird

Eastern Towhee

Eastern Turkey

Eastern Whip-poopr-will

Eurasian Wigeon Duck

European Starling
Evening Grosbeak
Ferruginous Hawk
Gadwell Duck
Gambel’s Quail
Giant Cormorant (Black Shag)
Gila Woodpecker
Gilded Flicker
Glaucous-Winged Gull
Gold Finch
Golden Eagle
Golden-Crowned Kinglet
Gray Catbird

Gray-cheeked Thrush

Great black-backed Gull
Great Egret

Great Blue Heron
Great Horned Owl

Great-crested Flycatcher

Green-Backed Heron
Green-Winged Teal Duck

Hairy Woodpecker
Harlequin Duck
Harrier’s Hawk
Hooded Merganser
House Sparrow
Lazuli Bunting

Least Sandpiper
Lesser black-backed Gull

Lesser Scaup
Lincoln's Sparrow

Little Blue Heron

Magnificent Hummingbird

Mallard Duck
Marbled Murrelet
Marsh Wren
Mew Gull
Mountain Bluebird

Mountain Chickadee

Mourning Dove
Neotropic Cormorant
Night Hawk (Lesser)
Northern Flicker
Northern Harrier
Northern Pintail
Northern rough-winged Swallow

Northern Shoveler
Northern Shrike (Great Gray Shrike)

Olive-sided Flycatcher
Orange-Crowned Warbler

Orchard Oriole


Pacific Golden Plover
Pacific Wren 

Peach Face Love Bird
Pelagic Cormorant
Peregrine Falcon

Pied-Billed Grebe
Pigeon Guillemot
Pileated Woodpecker
Pine Siskin

Pine Warbler
Pinyon Jay

Purple Finch
Purple Martin Violet-Green Swallow
Red Crossbill
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red-Breasted Merganser
Red-Breasted Nuthatch
Red-Breasted Sapsucker
Red-headed Woodpecker 

Red Shouldered Hawk

Red-Tailed Hawk
Red-Winged Blackbird
Ring-Billed Gull
Ring-Necked Dove
Ring-Necked Duck
Ring-Necked Pheasant
Roadrunner (Greater)
Rock Dove
Rock Wren
Roseate Spoonbill

Rose-breasted Grosbeak
Rough-legged Hawk

Royal Tern

Ruby-throated Hummingbird (over 20 at two feeders Aiken,SC)

Ruddy Duck
Ruffed Grouse
Rufous Hummingbird (on nest Aberdeen)
Rufous-Sided Towhee
Sandhill Crane
Semipalmated Plover
Sharp-Shinned Hawk
Snow Goose
Snowy Egret
Song Sparrow
Spotted Sandpiper
Spotted Towhee

Steller’s Jay
Summer Tanager

Surf Scoter
Swainson's Thrush

Swallow-tailed Kite
Thayer’s Gull

Townsend’s Warbler
Trumpeter Swan
Tufted Duck
Tufted Puffin

Tufted Titmouse

Tundra Swan 

Turkey Vulture
Varied Thrush
Vaux’s Swift
Verilion Flycatcher
Western Bluebird
Western Gull
Western Meadowlark

Western Sandpiper
Western Screech Owl
Western Scrub Jay

Western Tanager
Western Wood Pewee

White Ibis

White-breasted Nuthatch

White-Crowned Sparrow
White-throated Swift

Wild Turkey
Willet Plover
 Willow Flycatcher
Wilson's Warbler

Wood Duck
Wood Stork
Yellow Warbler

Yellow-bellied Sapsucker

Yellow-breasted Chat

Yellow-headed Blackbird

Yellow-Crowned Night Heron
Yellow-Rumped Warbler

Yellow-Rumped Myrtle Warbler 



Australian Bush Turkey
Australian Magpie
Australian Raven
Australian White Ibis
Black Butcher Bird
BooBook Owl
Bower Bird
Bush Grouse
Bush-Stone Curlew
Chestnut-crowned Babbler
Crested Tern
Dusky Moorhen
Flying Fox Bat
Forest King Fisher
Honey Bee-eater
Laughing Kookaburra
Lesser Crested Tern
Magpie Lark
Masked Lapwing
Muted Swan
Olive-backed Sunbird
Orange-Footed Scrubfowl
Pacific Black Duck
Pacific Golden Plover
Pheasant Coucal (two mating)
Rainbow Bee-eater
Rainbow Lorikeet
Rose-crowned Fruit Dove
Sacred Kingfisher
Satin Flycatcher
Scaly-breasted Lorikeet
Spangled Drongo
Straw-necked Ibis
Sulfur-crested Cockatoo
Torresian Imperial Pigeon
Welcome Swallow
White-bellied Sea Eagle
White-breasted Woodswallow
White-eyed Vireo


New Zealand

Albino Mallard Duck
Barbary Dove
Bar-Shouldered Dove
Black Swan
Blue Duck
Brown Creeper (Pipipi)
Common Black Bird
Eastern Reef Egret (Heron)
Fiordland Penguin
Gannet (Cape Kidnapper's)
Grey Gerygone (Gray Warbler)
Kahu Harrier Hawk
Little Shag (Cormorant)
New Zealand Falcon
New Zealand Fantail
New Zealand Kingfisher
New Zealand Pigeon (Kereru)
New Zealand Scaup
Pale White Eye
Paradise Shelduck
Pied Crow
Pied Stilt (Poaka)
Red-headed Gold Finch
Rose-crowned Fruit Dove
Sacred Kingfisher
Song Thrush
South Island Pied Oystercatcher
South Island Robin
South Island Tomtit
Yellow-crowned Parakeet
Yellowhead (Mohua)



Australian Pelican
Barred Honeyeater
Beach Stone-curlew
Goliath Imperial Pigeon
Grey Fantail
Melanesian Cuckooshrike
New Caledonian Crow
New Caledonian Rail
New Caledonian Red Crowned Parakeet
New Caledonian Thicketbird
Red Bellied Fruit Dove
Red-throated Parrotfinch
Red-vented Bulbul
Sacred Kingfisher
Silver Gull
White-faced Heron
White-rumped Swiftlet
Yellow-bellied Flyrobin



Bewick's Swan

Brown and yellow Marshbird

Carrion Crow

Chough Crow

Common Moorhen

Common Kestrel

Common Starling


Eider Duck

Emerald-spotted Wood Dove

Eurasian Collared Dove

Eurasian Coot

Eurasian Sparrow Hawk

Eurasian Stone Curlew

European Magpie

European Robin

Grey Heron

Greylag Goose

Hen Harrier Hawk

Hooded Crow

Muted Swan

Pied Oyster Catcher

Rough-legged Buzzard

Western Jackdaw

White-tailed Eagle

White Wagtail

(3) Wild Green Head & Long Tail Parots



Argentina/South America

Amazon Kingfisher


Band-tailed Manakin

Bare-faced Ibis

Bat Falcon 

Black-crowned Night-Heron

Black Vulture

Boat-billed Flycatcher

Brazilian Duck

Cattle Egret

Chalk-browed Mockingbird

Chestnut-bellied Euphonia

Chestnut-eared Aracari

Common Potoo

Field Flicker

Giant Wood-RailGreat Black Hawk

Glittering-bellied Emerald

Great Egret

Great Kiskadee

Greater Rhea

Green Ibis

Green Kingfisher

Guira Cuckoo

Least Bittern


Long-tufted (Black-capped)Screech-Owl

Magpie Tananger

Maguari Stork

Monk Parakeet

Olivaceous Woodcreeper

Pinnated Bittern

Plain Xenops

Plain-winged (brown) Woodcreeper

Plush-crested Jay

Red-ruffed Fruitcrow

Red-rumped Cacique

Ringed Kingfisher

Rufous-capped Motmot

Rufous Hornero

Rusty-margined Guan

Scale-throated Hermit

Smooth-billed Ani

Snail Kite

Snowy Egret

Southern Crested-Caracara

Southern Lapwing

Southern Screamer

Spot-billed Toucanet

Spotted- winged Dove

Striped-backed Bittern

Suiriri Flycatcher

Surucua Trogon

Toco Toucan

Turkey Vulture

Violet-capped Woodnynph

Wattled Jacana

White Monjita

White-barred Piculet

White-bearded Manakin

White-eyed Parakeet

White-necked Heron

White-throated Woodcreeper

Wood Stork

Yellow-billed Tern