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Common Raven

I√Īupiaq Name:¬†Tulugaq
Scientific Name: Corvus corax


Taken by Robert Suydam


Taken by Penelope Chilton

Arctic Warbler

I√Īupiaq Name:¬†
Scientific Name: Phylloscopus borealis

Varied Thrush

I√Īupiaq Name:¬†SuŇčutlulluuq
Scientific Name: Ixoreus naevius


Taken by Robin Mongoyak

American Robin

I√Īupiaq Name:¬†Kanayurraq, Kuyaqpigaqturuq
Scientific Name: Turdus migratorius


Taken by Audrey Saganna

Northern Wheatear

I√Īupiaq Name:¬†TiŇčmiaqpauraq
Scientific Name: Oenanthe oenanthe

Bluethroat

I√Īupiaq Name:¬†
Scientific Name: Luscinia svecica

Northern Shrike

I√Īupiaq Name:¬†Iriń°i, Iraiyayuuq
Scientific Name: Lanius excubitor

Yellow Wagtail

I√Īupiaq Name:¬†Misiqqaaqauraq, Piuń°aq
Scientific Name: Motacilla flava


Near Point Lay in July 2016, taken by Leslie Pierce

Yellow-Rumped Warbler

I√Īupiaq Name:¬†SuŇčaqpaluktuŇčiq
Scientific Name: Dendroica coronata

Yellow Warbler

I√Īupiaq Name:¬†SuŇčaqpaluktuŇčiq
Scientific Name: Dendroica petechia

Wilson’s Warbler

I√Īupiaq Name:¬†
Scientific Name: Wilsonia pusilla

Savannah Sparrow

I√Īupiaq Name:¬†AanaruiŇč suliuqpa, Uqpiksiuń°ayuk
Scientific Name: Passerculus sandwichensis


Taken by Leslie Pierce near Point Lay

American Tree Sparrow

I√Īupiaq Name:¬†Misapsaq
Scientific Name: Spizella arborea

Dark-Eyed Junco

I√Īupiaq Name:¬†Qayuuttaayuuq, Qayuuttavauraq, TaatchiŇčiraq
Scientific Name: Junco hyemalis


Taken by Kate Stafford


Taken by Vicki Beaver

White-Crowned Sparrow

I√Īupiaq Name:¬†NuŇčŇčaqtuań°ruk
Scientific Name: Zonotrichia leucophrys

Smith’s Longspur

I√Īupiaq Name:¬†Qalń°uusiqsuuq, PutukiiŇāukpak
Scientific Name: Calcarious pictus

Lapland Longspur

I√Īupiaq Name:¬†PutukiiŇāuk, PutukiuŇāuk, QupaŇāuk
Scientific Name: Calcarious lapponicus


Female. Taken by Vicki Beaver


Male. Taken by Craig George


Taken by Leslie Pierce near Point Lay

Snow Bunting

I√Īupiaq Name:¬†AmauŠł∑Šł∑igaaluk, Amautligaq, Avataligauraq, Avatalik, QupaŇāupiań°auraq
Scientific Name: Plectrophenax nivalis


Taken by Vicki Beaver


Taken by Vicki Beaver

Rusty Blackbird

I√Īupiaq 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

I√Īupiaq Name:¬†Saksakiq, SaksaŇčiq, SaksaŇčiuraq,Ukpiksiuvuk
Scientific Name: Carduelis flammea


Taken by Leslie Pierce


Taken by Leslie Pierce in Point Lay, July 2016

Hoary Redpoll

I√Īupiaq Name:¬†Saksakiq, SaksaŇčiq, SaksaŇčiuraq
Scientific Name: Carduelis hornemanni

Banner photo: Lapland Longspur eggs by Leslie Pierce

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