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Common Raven

Iñupiaq Name: Tulugaq
Scientific Name: Corvus corax

Taken by Robert Suydam

Taken by Penelope Chilton

Arctic Warbler

Iñupiaq Name: 
Scientific Name: Phylloscopus borealis

Varied Thrush

Iñupiaq Name: Suŋutlulluuq
Scientific Name: Ixoreus naevius

Taken by Robin Mongoyak

American Robin

Iñupiaq Name: Kanayurraq, Kuyaqpigaqturuq
Scientific Name: Turdus migratorius

Taken by Audrey Saganna

Northern Wheatear

Iñupiaq Name: Tiŋmiaqpauraq
Scientific Name: Oenanthe oenanthe

Bluethroat

Iñupiaq Name: 
Scientific Name: Luscinia svecica

Northern Shrike

Iñupiaq Name: Iriġi, Iraiyayuuq
Scientific Name: Lanius excubitor

Yellow Wagtail

Iñupiaq Name: Misiqqaaqauraq, Piuġaq
Scientific Name: Motacilla flava

Near Point Lay in July 2016, taken by Leslie Pierce

Yellow-rumped Warbler

Iñupiaq Name: Suŋaqpaluktuŋiq
Scientific Name: Dendroica coronata

Yellow Warbler

Iñupiaq Name: Suŋaqpaluktuŋiq
Scientific Name: Dendroica petechia

Wilson's Warbler

Iñupiaq Name: 
Scientific Name: Wilsonia pusilla

Savannah Sparrow

Iñupiaq Name: Aanaruiŋ suliuqpa, Uqpiksiuġayuk
Scientific Name: Passerculus sandwichensis

Taken by Leslie Pierce near Point Lay

American Tree Sparrow

Iñupiaq Name: Misapsaq
Scientific Name: Spizella arborea

Dark-eyed Junco

Iñupiaq Name: Qayuuttaayuuq, Qayuuttavauraq, Taatchiŋiraq
Scientific Name: Junco hyemalis

Taken by Kate Stafford

Taken by Vicki Beaver

White-crowned Sparrow

Iñupiaq Name: Nuŋŋaqtuaġruk
Scientific Name: Zonotrichia leucophrys

Smith's Longspur

Iñupiaq Name: Qalġuusiqsuuq, Putukiiłukpak
Scientific Name: Calcarious pictus

Lapland Longspur

Iñupiaq Name: Putukiiłuk, Putukiułuk, Qupałuk
Scientific Name: Calcarious lapponicus

Female (Taken by Vicki Beaver)

Male (Taken by Craig George)

Taken by Leslie Pierce near Point Lay

Snow Bunting

Iñupiaq Name: Amauḷḷigaaluk, Amautligaq, Avataligauraq, Avatalik, Qupałupiaġauraq
Scientific Name: Plectrophenax nivalis

Taken by Vicki Beaver

Taken by Vicki Beaver

Rusty Blackbird

Iñupiaq Name
Scientific Name: Euphagus carolinus

Female taken by Leslie Pierce near Barrow in the fall

Male taken by Leslie Pierce near Barrow in the fall

Common Redpoll

Iñupiaq Name: Saksakiq, Saksaŋiq, Saksaŋiuraq,Ukpiksiuvuk
Scientific Name: Carduelis flammea

Taken by Leslie Pierce

Taken by Leslie Pierce in Point Lay, July 2016

Hoary Redpoll

Iñupiaq Name: Saksakiq, Saksaŋiq, Saksaŋiuraq
Scientific Name: Carduelis hornemanni

 

 

 

 

Banner photo: Lapland Longspur eggs by Leslie Pierce