Here you will find information about many of the birds that live in, or migrate to, the St. Charles County area. Due to St. Charles County's location near the Mississippi River, it is part of the Mississippi Flyway,
If you would like to download a printer-friendly checklist of these birds to record the ones that you have seen, along with the dates
and locations of your sightings, click here. If you would like to download a blank checklist to record the birds and sightings in your own area, click here.
the longest bird migration route in the entire Western Hemisphere. Because of this, the residents of St. Charles County can occasionally catch a glimpse of many unfamiliar migratory birds who are just passing through during in the spring and fall seasons.
Eastern Screech Owl
Eurasian Tree Sparrow
Great Blue Heron
Great Horned Owl