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gijigijigaaneshiinh na a chickadee

[
Parus spp.
]

giniw na golden eagle

[
Aquilia chrysaetos
]

gookooko'oo na an owl

gwiingwiishi na a whiskey jack; a gray jay

[
gray jay
Perisoreus canadensis
]

ininishib na a mallard

[
Anas platyrhynchos 
]

See also: aninishib na

manoominikeshiinh na a rice bird

mashkodese na a spruce grouse

[
Dendragapus canadensis
]

mayagi-bine na a pheasant

[
ring-necked pheasant
Phasianus colchicus
]

maang na a loon

[
common loon
Gavia immer
]

meme na a pileated woodpecker

[
pileated woodpecker
Dryocopus pileatus
]

meskwananiisi na [BL] a red-tailed hawk

[
red-tailed hawk
Buteo jamaicensis
]

migizi na a bald eagle

[
Haliaeetus leucocephalus
]

misko-bineshiinh na a cardinal

[
northern cardinal
Cardinalis cardinalis
]

mooningwane na a flicker

[
northern flicker
Colaptes auratus
]

mooshka'osi na a bittern; a shypoke

[
American bittern
Botaurus lentiginosus
]

nenookaasi na a hummingbird

[
Ruby-throated Hummingbird
Archilochus colubris
]

nika na a goose

[
Canada goose
Branta canadensis
]

ogashkimanisii na [NI] a kingfisher

[
belted kingfisher
Ceryle alcyon
]

See also: ogiishkimanisii na

ogiishkimanisii na a kingfisher

[
belted kingfisher
Ceryle alcyon
]

See also: ogashkimanisii na [NI]

ojijaak na [BL] a sandhill crane

[
sandhill crane
Grus canadensis
]

See also: ajijaak na

omiimii na a pigeon, a dove

opichi na a robin

[
American robin
Turdus migratorius
]

See also: apichi na [BL]

ozhaawashko-bineshiinh na a bluebird

[
eastern bluebird
Sialia sialis
]

waabizii na a swan

[
trumpter swan
Cygnus buccinator
]

wewiibingwaange na a teal