Adak Birds Photo Gallery

This is a list of species recorded on Adak gleaned from published records.
Click on the Species Name to see photos.
All photos were taken on Adak and copyrighted by Franklin Haas unless otherwise noted.
Photos marked Yes in the Haas column are species we have personally seen on Adak.

Species

Haas

Photo

Emperor Goose Yes Emperor Goose
Snow Goose Yes Snow Goose
Greater White-fronted Goose Yes Greater White-fronted Goose
Tundra Bean-Goose Yes Tundra Bean-Goose
Brant Yes Brant
Cackling Goose Yes Cackling Goose
Tundra Swan Yes Tundra Swan
Whooper Swan No Whooper Swan
Baikal Teal Yes Baikal Teal
Garganey Yes Garganey
Blue-winged Teal No Blue-winged Teal
Northern Shoveler Yes Northern Shoveler
Gadwall Yes Gadwall
Falcated Duck No Falcated Duck
Eurasian Wigeon Yes Eurasian Wigeon
American Wigeon Yes American Wigeon
Eastern Spot-billed Duck Yes Eastern Spot-billed Duck
Mallard Yes Mallard
Green-winged Teal (American) Yes Green-winged Teal (American)
Green-winged 'Common' Teal Yes Green-winged 'Common' Teal
Northern Pintail Yes Northern Pintail
Canvasback No Canvasback
Redhead Yes Redhead
Common Pochard No Common Pochard
Ring-necked Duck Yes Ring-necked Duck
Tufted Duck Yes Tufted Duck
Greater Scaup Yes Greater Scaup
Lesser Scaup Yes Lesser Scaup
Steller's Eider Yes Steller's Eider
King Eider Yes King Eider
Common Eider Yes Common Eider
Harlequin Duck Yes Harlequin Duck
Surf Scoter Yes Surf Scoter
White-winged Scoter Yes White-winged Scoter
Black Scoter Yes Black Scoter
Long-tailed Duck Yes Long-tailed Duck
Bufflehead Yes Bufflehead
Common Goldeneye Yes Common Goldeneye
Barrow's Goldeneye Yes Barrow's Goldeneye
Smew Yes Smew
Hooded Merganser Yes Hooded Merganser
Common Merganser Yes Common Merganser
Red-breasted Merganser Yes Red-breasted Merganser
Rock Ptarmigan Yes Rock Ptarmigan
Horned Grebe Yes Horned Grebe
Red-necked Grebe Yes Red-necked Grebe
Western Grebe No Western Grebe
Common Cuckoo Yes Common Cuckoo
Oriental Cuckoo Yes Oriental Cuckoo
Fork-tailed Swift No Fork-tailed Swift
Sandhill Crane Yes Sandhill Crane
Black Oystercatcher Yes Black Oystercatcher
Black-bellied Plover No Black-bellied Plover
Pacific Golden-Plover Yes Pacific Golden-Plover
Lesser Sand-Plover Yes Lesser Sand-Plover
Common Ringed Plover No Common Ringed Plover
Semipalmated Plover Yes Semipalmated Plover
Bristle-thighed Curlew Yes Bristle-thighed Curlew
Whimbrel Yes Whimbrel
Far Eastern Curlew Yes Far Eastern Curlew
Bar-tailed Godwit Yes Bar-tailed Godwit
Black-tailed Godwit Yes Black-tailed Godwit
Ruddy Turnstone Yes Ruddy Turnstone
Black Turnstone No Black Turnstone
Great Knot No Great Knot
Red Knot Yes Red Knot
Ruff Yes Ruff
Broad-billed Sandpiper No Broad-billed Sandpiper
Sharp-tailed Sandpiper Yes Sharp-tailed Sandpiper
Temminck's Stint No Temminck's Stint
Long-toed Stint No Long-toed Stint
Red-necked Stint Yes Red-necked Stint
Sanderling Yes Sanderling
Dunlin Yes Dunlin
Rock Sandpiper Yes Rock Sandpiper
Baird's Sandpiper Yes Baird's Sandpiper
Little Stint Yes Little Stint
Least Sandpiper Yes Least Sandpiper
Pectoral Sandpiper Yes Pectoral Sandpiper
Semipalmated Sandpiper Yes Semipalmated Sandpiper
Western Sandpiper Yes Western Sandpiper
Long-billed Dowitcher Yes Long-billed Dowitcher
Common Snipe Yes Common Snipe
Wilson's Snipe Yes Wilson's Snipe
Terek Sandpiper Yes Terek Sandpiper
Common Sandpiper Yes Common Sandpiper
Gray-tailed Tattler Yes Gray-tailed Tattler
Wandering Tattler Yes Wandering Tattler
Lesser Yellowlegs No Lesser Yellowlegs
Spotted Redshank No Spotted Redshank
Common Greenshank Yes Common Greenshank
Greater Yellowlegs Yes Greater Yellowlegs
Wood Sandpiper Yes Wood Sandpiper
Marsh Sandpiper Yes Marsh Sandpiper
Red-necked Phalarope Yes Red-necked Phalarope
Red Phalarope Yes Red Phalarope
Pomarine Jaeger Yes Pomarine Jaeger
Parasitic Jaeger Yes Parasitic Jaeger
Long-tailed Jaeger No Long-tailed Jaeger
Common Murre Yes Common Murre
Thick-billed Murre Yes Thick-billed Murre
Pigeon Guillemot Yes Pigeon Guillemot
Long-billed Murrelet No Long-billed Murrelet
Marbled Murrelet Yes Marbled Murrelet
Kittlitz's Murrelet Yes Kittlitz's Murrelet
Ancient Murrelet Yes Ancient Murrelet
Cassin's Auklet Yes Cassin's Auklet
Parakeet Auklet Yes Parakeet Auklet
Least Auklet Yes Least Auklet
Whiskered Auklet Yes Whiskered Auklet
Crested Auklet Yes Crested Auklet
Horned Puffin Yes Horned Puffin
Tufted Puffin Yes Tufted Puffin
Black-legged Kittiwake Yes Black-legged Kittiwake
Red-legged Kittiwake No Red-legged Kittiwake
Sabine's Gull No Sabine's Gull
Bonaparte's Gull No Bonaparte's Gull
Black-headed Gull Yes Black-headed Gull
Ross's Gull No Ross's Gull
Black-tailed Gull No Black-tailed Gull
Mew Gull Yes Mew Gull
Vega Gull Yes Vega Gull
Herring Gull Yes Herring Gull
Iceland Gull No Iceland Gull
Slaty-backed Gull Yes Slaty-backed Gull
Glaucous-winged Gull Yes Glaucous-winged Gull
Glaucous Gull Yes Glaucous Gull
Aleutian Tern Yes Aleutian Tern
White-winged Tern No White-winged Tern
Common Tern No Common Tern
Arctic Tern Yes Arctic Tern
Red-throated Loon Yes Red-throated Loon
Arctic Loon Yes Arctic Loon
Pacific Loon Yes Pacific Loon
Common Loon Yes Common Loon
Yellow-billed Loon Yes Yellow-billed Loon
Laysan Albatross Yes Laysan Albatross
Black-footed Albatross Yes Black-footed Albatross
Northern Fulmar Yes Northern Fulmar
Mottled Petrel No Mottled Petrel
Cook's Petrel No Cook's Petrel
Short-tailed Shearwater Yes Short-tailed Shearwater
Sooty Shearwater No Sooty Shearwater
Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel Yes Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel
Leach's Storm-Petrel Yes Leach's Storm-Petrel
Double-crested Cormorant No Double-crested Cormorant
Red-faced Cormorant Yes Red-faced Cormorant
Pelagic Cormorant Yes Pelagic Cormorant
Great Egret Yes Great Egret
Black-crowned Night-Heron No Black-crowned Night-Heron
Osprey No Osprey
Bald Eagle Yes Bald Eagle
Northern Harrier Yes Northern Harrier
Rough-legged Hawk Yes Rough-legged Hawk
Snowy Owl No Snowy Owl
Short-eared Owl Yes Short-eared Owl
Eurasian Kestrel Yes Eurasian Kestrel
Merlin No Merlin
Gyrfalcon Yes Gyrfalcon
Peregrine Falcon Yes Peregrine Falcon
Northern Shrike No Northern Shrike
Common Raven Yes Common Raven
Eurasian Skylark No Eurasian Skylark
Tree Swallow Yes Tree Swallow
Bank Swallow Yes Bank Swallow
Cliff Swallow Yes Cliff Swallow
Barn Swallow No Barn Swallow
Pacific Wren Yes Pacific Wren
Wood Warbler Yes Wood Warbler
Dusky Warbler No Dusky Warbler
Kamchatka Leaf Warbler Yes Kamchatka Leaf Warbler
Gray-streaked Flycatcher Yes Gray-streaked Flycatcher
Siberian Rubythroat Yes Siberian Rubythroat
Taiga Flycatcher Yes Taiga Flycatcher
Northern Wheatear Yes Northern Wheatear
Eyebrowed Thrush Yes Eyebrowed Thrush
Dusky Thrush No Dusky Thrush
American Robin No American Robin
Bohemian Waxwing No Bohemian Waxwing
Eastern Yellow Wagtail Yes Eastern Yellow Wagtail
Gray Wagtail No Gray Wagtail
White Wagtail Yes White Wagtail
Olive-backed Pipit Yes Olive-backed Pipit
Red-throated Pipit No Red-throated Pipit
American Pipit Yes American Pipit
Brambling Yes Brambling
Hawfinch Yes Hawfinch
Common Rosefinch No Common Rosefinch
Asian Rosy-Finch No Asian Rosy-Finch
Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch Yes Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch
Oriental Greenfinch No Oriental Greenfinch
Common Redpoll Yes Common Redpoll
Hoary Redpoll Yes Hoary Redpoll
Red Crossbill Yes Red Crossbill
White-winged Crossbill No White-winged Crossbill
Pine Siskin Yes Pine Siskin
Lapland Longspur Yes Lapland Longspur
Snow Bunting Yes Snow Bunting
McKay's Bunting No McKay's Bunting
Rustic Bunting Yes Rustic Bunting
American Tree Sparrow No American Tree Sparrow
Savannah Sparrow Yes Savannah Sparrow
Song Sparrow Yes Song Sparrow
Golden-crowned Sparrow Yes Golden-crowned Sparrow
Dark-eyed Junco No Dark-eyed Junco
Rusty Blackbird No Rusty Blackbird
Blackpoll Warbler Yes Blackpoll Warbler
Yellow-rumped Warbler No Yellow-rumped Warbler