Ozark National Scenic Riverways
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Ozark National Scenic Riverways (website)
P.O. Box 490, Van Buren, MO 63965, Tel: 314-323-4236
Details: The Current and Jacks Fork Rivers make up the Ozark National Scenic Riverways, the first national park area to protect a wild river system. The Riverways is home to the rare Swainson’s warbler, the mighty bald eagles, the belted kingfisher, herons, and hawks.
Birds: Grebes, Cormorants, Herons, Waterfowl, Raptors, Game Birds, Shorebirds, Doves, Cuckoos, Owls, Goatsuckers, Swifts, Hummers, Woodpeckers, Flycatchers, Larks, Swallows, Jays, Crows, Chickadees, Nuthatchers, Wrens, Mimic Thrushes, Thrushes, Gnatcatchers, Kinglets, Waxwings, Starlings, Shrikes, Vireos, Wood Warblers, Weaver Finches, Blackbirds, Orioles, Tanagers, Finches, Sparrows.
Note: Bird listings may include resident and migratory birds and common and rare sightings.